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Calm start for FX markets into the new week

Market View | Monday, March 26, 2012 4:09 AM GMT
Good Morning, - Calm start for FX markets into the new week with Germany's IFO also the only notable data release today. Comments from various central bankers and politicians... [More]

SNB expressed with great conviction that the 1.2000 EURCHF floor will hold without fail

Market View | Friday, March 23, 2012 5:08 AM GMT
Good Morning , - FX risk remained offered, however within very narrow ranges overnight. Global equities markets continued to trade in red zone on growth slowdown fears after ... [More]

Mario Draghi said the worst of the sovereign debt crisis is over

Market View | Thursday, March 22, 2012 4:48 AM GMT
Good Morning, - AUD-crosses got hit most after a soft HSBC China PMI, AUDUSD dropped to 1.0377 and EURAUD traded to the highest levels since 29 Dec 12 (1.2741). - Stocks: Ni... [More]

EUR-cross buying remained the theme overnight

Market View | Wednesday, March 21, 2012 4:38 AM GMT
Good Morning ,   - EUR-cross buying remained the theme overnight. EURAUD for example is up 150 points over the last 24 hours. There are not many data releases today, focu... [More]

Very quiet start into the new week on the FX side

Market View | Monday, March 19, 2012 5:41 AM GMT
Good Morning, - Very quiet start into the new week on the FX side. Risk currencies are trading slightly more friendly. There are also no major economic data releases or speak... [More]

USDJPY rose to a fresh 11 months high (84.19) after barriers have been triggered

Market View | Thursday, March 15, 2012 4:30 AM GMT
Good Morning , - The USD continued to do well, in this environment of higher US rates (10y UST was at 2.346 % (up 30 bps in 3 days and highest since Oct 2011). USDJPY rose to... [More]

Asian stocks advanced for a second day

Market View | Wednesday, March 14, 2012 6:51 AM GMT
Good Morning, - Asian stocks advanced for a second day, while regional bond risk declined and the yen tumbled to an 11-month low after the Federal Reserve bolstered confidenc... [More]

Commodity and EMG currencies saw a nice rebound overnight

Market View | Tuesday, February 28, 2012 4:17 AM GMT
Good Morning,- Commodity- and EMG currencies saw a nice rebound overnight, after they have been mainly under pressure. Also equity markets in Asia rallied towards the end of t... [More]

Japan is considering contributing $50 billion to the International Monetary Fund's European rescue package

Market View | Thursday, February 23, 2012 3:20 AM GMT
Good Morning ,   - Quiet session for currency markets overnight - Stocks: Nikkei +0.44 %, Hang Seng -0.70 %, Shanghai Composite +0.31 %,   Dow Jones -0.21 %, S+P500... [More]

BOJ Shirakawa confirmed to lawmakers that BOJ will do its part to overcome deflation

Market View | Wednesday, February 22, 2012 3:38 AM GMT
Good morning ,   - USDJPY traded for the first time above 80.00 since last August, BOJ Shirakawa   confirmed also to lawmakers that BOJ will do its part to overcome ... [More]

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