Fundamental Analysis

It should be an interesting day for markets on Wednesday, with the UK releasing data on second quarter growth this morning, the US Federal Reserve announcing its latest decision this evening and crude...
Fundamental Analysis

The latest Australian Consumer Price Index (CPI) figures were released earlier today and provided the market with a little surprise, with the headline result declining to 0.2% q/q. This proved to be s...
Fundamental Analysis

The expectations of a dovish meeting also played a part as it is deemed good for stocks and bonds, sending yields higher in the process. After extending its 13-month decline, the US Dollar Index stabi...
Fundamental Analysis

The rising tide of global growth is lifting all boats but there are lessons in how some are recovering better than others. The Aussie is the strongest, while the JPY is the weakest as equity indices e...
Fundamental Analysis

A risk on session overnight ahead of tonight s FOMC meeting as WTI bounced higher sparked by Saudi Arabia pledging to cut oil exports further while an array of encouraging earnings reports and better-...
Fundamental Analysis

Political developments in Washington have guided the US currency more than economic fundamentals of late. The US Senate voted to bring the unknown healthcare legislation up for consideration. A small ...
Fundamental Analysis

The EUR/USD earlier climbed to its best level since 2015. The world's most heavily-traded currency pair briefly climbed above 1.17 before paring its gains amid profit-taking. The EUR/USD has been in a...