News & Insights 2019-07-10T10:42:09+00:00


Market Report:21/01/2020

Sterling holds its own despite growing BoE rate cut bets The pound continued to remain remarkably resilient against its major peers on Tuesd [...]

Market Report: 20/1/2019

Currencies move in tight ranges as markets await macro data All G10 currencies ended last week almost exactly where they started it. The sol [...]

Market Report:17/01/2020

Dollar gains on better-than-expected US retail sales US equity markets rose, while the dollar rallied to its strongest position against the [...]

Market Report: 16/01/2020

US and China finally sign off on ‘phase 1’ trade deal Investors breathed a sigh of relief on Thursday after the US and China finally signed of [...]

Market Report: 10/01/2020

Sterling falters as BoE’s Carney hints at interest rate cut The pound lost ground against its major peers on Thursday, sent fairly sharply l [...]

Market Report: 09/01/2020

US-Iran tensions ease as Trump foregoes military action News out of the foreign exchange market so far in 2020 has been dominated by the new [...]

Market Report: 07/01/2020

Euro rises above 1.12 level on higher services PMI The euro made a positive start to the week on Monday, briefly rallying back above the 1.12 [...]

Market Report: 18/12/2019

Sterling gives up election gains on fresh Brexit concerns With the notable exception of sterling, Tuesday was a relatively quiet day in the [...]

Market Report: 17/12/2019

Pound slumps one percent on renewed Brexit concerns Sterling has given up almost all of its post-election gains in the past few trading sess [...]

Market Report: 12/12/2019

Sterling rallies to new highs as markets eye big Tory win The pound leapt to fresh eight-month highs versus the US dollar this morning as po [...]

Market Report: 06/12/2019

Johnson and Corbyn set for head-to-head BBC debate December is quickly becoming a great month for the pound, which continues to go from stre [...]

Market Report: 02/12/2019

Sterling rallies as Tories maintain lead in polls We closed a mixed week in G10 currency trading. Sterling was the winner, outperforming all [...]

Market Report:29/11/2019

German inflation, retail sales data miss their mark Foreign exchange markets were largely quiet on Thursday, in part due to the Thanksgiving [...]

Market Report: 26/11/2019

Dollar firms after Powell states policy ‘well positioned’ The US dollar has had a good start to the Thanksgiving week, rising against most ma [...]

Market Report: 25/11/2019

World currencies steady ahead of Thanksgiving holiday G10 currencies stayed within unusually tight ranges last week. All of them ended withi [...]

Market Report: 21/11/2019

Fed states no more US rate cuts on the horizon Any lingering expectations for another US rate cut were well and truly thwarted last night fo [...]

Market Report: 15/11/2019

US-China trade jitters send US dollar lower The US dollar was weaker against most major currencies yesterday, shedding around one-third of a [...]

Market Report: 14/11/2019

Powell rebuffs calls for more US interest rate cuts The euro continued to hover around the psychological 1.10 level against the US dollar on [...]