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IMF members drop pledge to fight protectionism at spring meeting Deutsche Welle1d 5h 53m
At their spring meeting in Washington, the steering committee of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) changed its stance on protectionism. It appeared to be a move towards using the language of the US administration.
Weekly Forecast: French Election, Trump Tax Plan, US GDP in Focus Daily FX2d 0h 40m
Financial markets are set for a volatile week as first round of the French presidential election, a White House tax reform proposal and first-quarter US GDP data looms ahead.
CAC 40 to Move on Presidential Election Results; FTSE 100 at Support, S&P 500 in Limbo Daily FX2d 1h 47m
Markets will start out the week with the French presidential election on their minds, but to what impact it will have on U.S. markets likely depends on the magnitude to which Europe moves
 
Oil’s Near-6% Drop May Pave The Path For Improving Fundamentals Daily FX2d 1h 57m
Crude Oil’s front-month contract rolled over this week while seeing the largest drop since March as US Production rises to 21-month highs.
Canadian Dollar Likely to Weaken Further as March Low Nears Daily FX2d 2h 39m
USDCAD nears the recent March 9 high of 1.35351 with further gains on the cards as the price of oil fades lower.
US Dollar Bracing for French Election, Trump Tax Plan, GDP Data Daily FX2d 2h 46m
The US Dollar looks set for a volatile week as the first round of the French presidential election, a White House tax reform proposal and first-quarter GDP data loom ahead.
 
US judge approves another VW dieselgate settlement Deutsche Welle2d 14h 39m
German carmaker Volkswagen (VW) has been ordered to pay a $2.8 billion criminal penalty in the United States as it struggles to bring to an end the long-running diesel emissions scandal that has engulfed the company.
DailyFX US Desk Round Table Recap: French Elections Dominate FX Markets Daily FX2d 16h 18m
This week, Paul Robinson, Christopher Vecchio, and Tyler Yell, CMT gathered to discuss how elections in Europe will impact the Euro and the British Pound.
A Big Week for the Euro Awaits: Beware the Gap-Risk Daily FX2d 17h 48m
Much of the world is focused on French elections on Sunday, but we also have a European Central Bank meeting on Thursday to contend with. Next week will probably be 'big' for the Euro, in one way or the other.
 
GBP USD Exchange Rate Slides after Sharp UK Sales Contraction Currency News2d 19h 18m
After March’s UK retail sales data proved worse than expected the Pound US Dollar exchange rate came under renewed pressure. Investors were wrong-footed to find that sales had contracted -1.8% on the month, indicating that consumers have started to dramatically cut back on spending. With inflationary pressure set to mount further over... [...]
EUR/USD, DXY Triangles Persist as Markets Eye French Elections Daily FX2d 19h 20m
FX markets have done very little the past few days, and with good reason.
Trump launches investigation into steel dumping BBC News2d 23h 36m
Investigation is designed to stop countries from exporting artificially cheap steel to the US.
 
JPY Drops on Kuroda Comments For Further QE, EUR Options Telling Daily FX3d 11h 33m
USD found its second day of gains, which was helped by the U.S. Treasury Secretary’s comments as well as Boj Governor Kuroda’s on QE continuation.
Schauble defends German trade surplus in the US Deutsche Welle3d 13h 12m
The German Finance Minister has rejected US charges that Germany's trade surplus is a sign of unfair policies and called on the Trump administration to remain engaged in trade liberalization.
Schäuble defends German trade surplus in the US Deutsche Welle3d 13h 12m
The German finance minister has rejected US charges that Germany's trade surplus is a sign of unfair policies and called on the Trump administration to remain engaged in trade liberalization.
Harley-Davidson: The 'emblematic' US company BBC News3d 14h 15m
Harley-Davidson is 'emblematic of what the [US] administration is after', says boss Matthew Levatich.
 
Gold Prices Drop as Risk Recovery Boosts Yields - Now What? Daily FX4d 1h 9m
Gold prices fell as a recovery in risk appetite drove bond yields and the US Dollar upward. Sentiment trends remain in charge form here, but to what end?
Schauble defends German trade surplus in the US Deutsche Welle4d 12h 17m
The German Finance Minister has rejected US charges that Germany's trade surplus is a sign of unfair policies and called on the Trump administration to remain engaged in trade liberalization.
Schäuble drafts paper in defense of German trade surplus Deutsche Welle4d 12h 17m
In view of criticism of Germany's huge trade surplus, including from US President Donald Trump, the German finance minister is set to teach his critics a lesson in economics at an upcoming IMF, World Bank meeting.
 
NZD/USD Rebound Vulnerable Ahead of New Zealand CPI Daily FX4d 14h 50m
The weekly opening range is in focus ahead of tonight’s Kiwi inflation print. Here are the updated targets & invalidation levels that matter into the release.
Is the Dollar Drop Done? A Tops-Down Look at USD/DXY Daily FX4d 17h 48m
So far in 2017 the U.S. Dollar is down by 4% from the highs set earlier in the year; but this appears to be a small part of the longer-term theme playing out in the Greenback.
USD to GBP Exchange Rate Slumps after UK General Election Announced Currency News4d 19h 18m
Tuesday saw major losses in the US Dollar to British Pound exchange rate as investors poured into the Pound following a surprise announcement that a UK general election would be held on the 8th of June. USD/GBP opened this week at the level of 0.7985 and has since plunged to a 2017 low of 0.7778. This was the pair’s lowest level since... [...]
 
US Dollar May Recover on Firmer Risk Appetite, Fed Beige Book Daily FX4d 22h 27m
The US Dollar may rebound after suffering the largest loss in a month as risk appetite recovers and the Fed Beige Book survey helps rekindle rate hike speculation.
Trump orders review of visa program for highly skilled workers Deutsche Welle4d 23h 10m
The US president has signed an executive order, which instructs several departments to propose new guidelines for tightening immigration. The government approves 85,000 of these visas every year.
Crude Oil Prices May Extend Drop with US Supply Trends in Focus Daily FX5d 2h 7m
Crude oil prices may continue to fall if official EIA inventory flow data suggests that swelling swing supply will offset the impact of an OPEC-led production cut.
 
Sterling Runs Higher As PM May Shocks Markets With Post-Brexit Vote Daily FX5d 11h 39m
PM May shocked markets on Tuesday on UK PM May’s announcement of a snap election lifting GBP to 6-month highs and adding further pressure to USD.
EUR/USD Rallies to ’Decision Point’ Daily FX5d 16h 29m
Euro is testing a key resistance threshold which if compromised could see accelerated gains for the pair. Here are the updated targets & invalidation levels that matter.
GBP/USD: Sterling Squeezes Higher on Surprise Election Announcement Daily FX5d 19h 36m
The British Pound is sharply-higher on the morning after a surprise announcement from PM Theresa May. But is this more of a short-squeeze or the beginning of a bullish theme?
 
Gold Prices May Resume Advance on French Election Jitters Daily FX6d 6h 9m
Gold prices gave up gains that took prices to a five-month high as Fed rate hike bets stabilized. Worries about the on-coming French presidential election may reboot the advance however.
Dollar Drops To Monthly Lows On Weak Inflation Data Aftermath Daily FX6d 11h 47m
Friday’s weak retail sales and inflation data aligned with empire manufacturing to take DXY to the lowest level of the month. Now, focus sits on geopolitical risks.
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