Foreign Exchange Solutions

Friday September 23rd, 2022

The US$ surge continues, oil prices retreat, equity markets are down, while US yields rise as hawkish central banks drive global growth fears. The US$ Index and US Treasury yields hold near decade highs, equity markets extend declines, oil prices head for their 4-weekly drop after the Fed gave its c...
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Wednesday September 21st, 2022

The US$ & oil prices rally, equity markets are mixed, while US yields ease amid Fed rate decision and Russian escalation. The US$ index nears record highs, oil prices rally 2%, bond & gold prices gain as Russian threats increase Fed rate jitters. Investors fled risk assets after President Pu...
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Tuesday September 20th, 2022

The US$ & oil prices steady, equity markets fall, while US yields rise as risk-sentiment sours. The US$ steadies, ten-year US yields near 3.5%, equity markets decline as investors remain cautious ahead of the key Fed rate decision on Wednesday. The US central bank kicks off its meeting today and...
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Monday September 19th, 2022

The US$ strengthens, oil prices fall, equity markets are down, while US yields are mixed in a cautious start to key Fed week. The US$ index tests 20-year highs, equity markets are coming off their worst week since June, commodity prices ease as markets prepare for policy decisions from the Fed, BoE,...
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Friday September 16th, 2022

The US$ firms, oil prices steady, equity markets are down, while US rise as risk-on sentiment fades. Currency markets test multi-year lows vs US$, the equity markets slide depends on track for worst week since June, oil set for 3rd weekly fall, short-end US yields at multi-year highs, while the curv...
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Thursday September 15th, 2022

The US$ holds near highs, oil prices ease, equity markets are mixed, while US yields rise ahead of US Retail Sales data. Following this week’s volatile activity, markets are relatively calm heading into the US August Retail Sales data as investors look for clues on the strength of the US economy a...
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Wednesday September 14th, 2022

The US$ slips off highs, oil prices steady, equity markets down, while US yields are up as a semblance of calm returns after Tuesday’s carnage. The US inflation report topped forecasts with shelter, food & medical being among the largest contributors, dashing hopes of a nascent slowdown and li...
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Tuesday September 13th, 2022

The US$ weakens, oil prices higher, equity markets are up, while US yields fall heading into the US inflation report. Currency & equity markets strengthen ahead of the release of key consumer-price data, with risk sentiment buoyed by speculation inflation is peaking. US inflation data is expecte...
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Monday September 12th, 2022

The US$ drops, oil prices firm, equity markets strengthen, while US yields fall as the risk rally extends. Currency, commodity & equity markets extended their rally while the US$ retreats as investors bet inflation is starting to peak even as central bank policymakers maintain their hawkish rhet...
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Friday September 9th, 2022

The US$ tumbles, oil prices strengthen, equity markets rally, while US yields are mixed as risk sentiment returns. The US$ slips 1%, equity markets & commodity prices rally as investors assessed whether monetary tightening to tackle inflation in the US and Europe is getting closer to being price...
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