Live FX market analysis – 6 November 2018 (video)

It’s going to be another interesting week in FX markets, with the US midterms providing plenty of excitement early in the week. Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam provides an update on the US ahead of the vote and discusses all Read More

Geopolitical Risk Hits Dollar as Other Safe Havens Rise

The US dollar is lower across the board on Tuesday. The market is navigating a perfect storm as the stock rally hit a speed bump at the same time geopolitical risk is on the rise. Multiple elections around the globe Read More

Live FX market analysis – 23 October 2018 (video)

With equity markets selling off, investors are wonder whether this is it. Has the bill finally come due? Has the gradual build up of risks finally taken its toll on investors? Or, as we’ve seen so often in the past, Read More

Live FX Market Analysis – 16 October 2018 (Video)

It’s been another turbulent week in FX markets with last week’s sell-off suitably spooking investors, Saudi Arabia causing a stir following allegations of murder at its embassy in Turkey, Brexit talks stalling and Italy risking the wrath of the European Read More

Asia Market update : A time out

China Data China CPI data came out bang on market expectation while the PPI rose slightly 3.6 % versus 3.5 % but continues to trend lower despite weaker Yuan and tariff price pressures. But given the delta to expectations are Read More

A potholed encumbered landscape

Market sentiment: risky business US politics is back in forefront Tuesday adding more spice, and another air of unpredictability to the mix as markets contiued their tenuous voyage through a potholed encumbered landscape dealing with the fragile US-China relations book Read More

A tempest in a cappuccino cup or mama mia, here we go again?

A tempest in a cappuccino cup or mama mia, here we go again? The Italian headlines didn’t precisely toggle  the “risk on”  sentiment switch The markets realize anything can happen in the next six weeks notwithstanding the fact 2 % Read More

OANDA Trading Asia market update : HSI,OIL ,XAU,JPY,EUR,CAD,GBP

Hong Kong HSI is trading with a negative bias playing catch up from yesterday holiday in reaction to the weaker China PMI data. But at least for today, it’s more than apparent HK investors are in no mood to join Read More