December 9, 2017
US Dollar and Stocks

Positive US Data Boosts Greenback

The US Dollar closed the week with gains, as investors reacted to positive US data. Non-Farm Payrolls Data   The highly anticipated Non-Farm Payrolls data released […]
November 9, 2017
US Dollar Lower

US Dollar Lower After Weak Jobs Data

The US Dollar was mainly lower in today’s Asian and European sessions, as investors reacted to the release of disappointing U.S. jobless claims data. Soft Jobs Data […]
November 4, 2017
gold

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
US Federal Reserve Board Building in Washington

US Dollar Rises as Fed Leaves Rates Unchanged

The US Dollar made strong gains in the North American trading session, as the Federal Reserve kept rates unchanged. The Fed has already raised interest rates […]
November 1, 2017
Gold

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 19, 2017
US Jobless Claims

US Jobless Claims Hit 44 Year Low

The US Dollar staged a late rally in North American markets buoyed by news that the number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to its […]
July 17, 2017
Gold

Gold Hovers Near 2-Week High on Investor Caution

Investor caution dominated Monday’s  trading as Gold and other commodities posted modest gains in today’s Asian and European trading sessions. After a series of relatively soft […]
July 8, 2017
US Dollar

US Dollar and Stocks Higher on Strong US Jobs Growth

The trading week ended with a strong rally in the US dollar and US stocks, fueled by  better than expected US jobs growth. The US Labor […]
June 12, 2017
pound higher after brexit vote

Pound Lower as Political Concerns Dominate Trading

The British Pound was lower in today’s European trading, as political woes saw GBP hit an eight-week low. Election Fallout   The fall out from the […]