December 15, 2017

Commodities Higher as US Dollar Declines on Tax Reform Proposal

Tax Reform Obstacles Hit US Dollar   The US dollar was lower in cautious Friday trading, as investors reacted to fresh concerns over the tax reform plans […]
November 25, 2017

Profit Taking Sends Gold Lower Despite Weakening USD

A strong round of profit taking in Gold on Friday saw the 2-week winning streak come to an end. Gold prices fell on Friday as many […]
November 20, 2017
Gold slump

Gold Prices Lower on Strengthening USD, Down From One Month High

Gold prices eased from the one month high recorded last week, as a strengthening greenback hit dollar-priced commodities. Having recorded a 1.8% gain last week, its second […]
November 4, 2017

Gold Continues 3-Week Losing Streak as Dollar Shrugs Off Weak Jobs

Gold closed the day and week lower on Friday as the US Dollar shrugged off soft NFP jobs data to close higher. Gold closed Friday down […]
November 1, 2017

Gold Rises Ahead of Key Fed Rates Decision

Gold and Silver both posted gains in Asian and early European trading, as investors focused on the outcome of the upcoming Fed rates decision due later […]
October 17, 2017
gold and silver

Gold and Silver in Sharp Falls as Dollar Gains Strength

Gold and Silver are both lower in today’s European trading session, pushed down by a strong US Dollar. A renewed risk appetite and a round of […]
October 13, 2017

Commodities Make Gains as US Dollar Slips

The commodity markets experienced strong gains in early European trading, following a strong Asian trading session. Pushing commodities higher was a weaker US dollar, under pressure […]
September 25, 2017
US Dollar and Stocks

Cautious Markets See Commodities Lower and Currencies Mixed

In a busy but uncertain Asian trading session, the commodity markets were lower whilst stocks and currencies were mixed. German Political Uncertainty   Keeping traders on […]
August 6, 2017

Gold Closes Lower on Investor Expectations for September Rate Hike

Gold closed lower on Friday as investors took solid jobs report data as a sign that the Federal Reserve may well raise interest rates as early […]