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Gold: Gold Firm Despite Rising US Rate Hike Expectations Movement in the price of gold remained fairly muted this week as a lack of directional […]


One week after I warned that the US House of Representatives tax plan would be a disappointment for the US dollar due to a lower […]

Federal Reserve

US GDP was higher than expected in Q3, printing 3% against expectations of 2.7%, remaining broadly unchanged over the year so far at 3% in […]

UK Jobs_0404

On Friday, November 3, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics released the monthly payroll figures for the month of October. Although the number of jobs […]

US Dollar

The tax reform bill, unveiled Thursday by US Republican House Representatives may not be the piece of news long anticipated by currency traders favouring the […]

October NFP Report

Summary: US economy expected to add 300k on average jobs in October The hawkish forecasts come after September’s data that showed a decline of 33k […]


The markets look to the next week as it marks the start of a new trading month. Economic data remains on the forefront especially with […]

Federal Reserve

The FOMC members, Powell and Harker, are scheduled to speak today. The speeches from the Fed members mark a long list of Fed speeches delivered […]

Factory worker - September 2017 NFP

The September nonfarm payrolls data will be released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. According to the median estimates of economists polled, the US […]

In predicting the price of gold, most market observers look at the US dollar as a clue because it is the currency in which gold […]