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The currency markets will be looking to a slow start next week with Japan, US and Canada closed for business on Monday. However, the action […]


The US dollar started the week on a strong note, keeping the gains from last Friday. Investors were spooked as the reality of the Fed’s […]


The Japanese yen was again at the front coming out as the top performing currency last week. Gaining over 1.37% against the US dollar, the […]

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The US dollar opened on a bullish note this week, maintaining the gains from the NFP release from the last Friday. The economic calendar on […]

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The US dollar managed to recover last week with most of the gains being attributed to last Friday’s payrolls report which managed to revive the […]

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Japan’s industrial production was revised higher to 0.50%. In the UK, inflation numbers were tame, rising just 0.20% on the month. US retail sales were […]

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Japanese officials stepped up their rhetoric to weaken the yen this week after finance minister Taro Aso took a hard stand warning speculators of a […]