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Matt Simpson

Joined: Nov 07, 2013
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FX Brief: Risk sentiment was given a gentle boost with traders anticipating that US and China will sign the much-touted phase one trade deal on Wednesday.The British pound was weaker...
As of Tuesday 7th January: Net-long exposure to USD fell to $4.3 billion. At -$10.2 billion from the prior week, it’s the least bullish investors have been to the dollar since June...
With both the US and Canada set to release employment figures at 13:30 GMT, USD/CAD warrants a look. Data has generally undershot expectation for Canada since the end of November. Given...
FX Brief: Both US and Iran continued to signal their desire to avoid further conflict.China’s inflation steadies at 4.5% YoY and, whilst still relatively high, is not feared high...
The S&P500 made a fresh all-time high on an intraday basis, yet closed back beneath the 3258.10 high. It’s not quite a bearish hammer, but it does show a hesitancy to break higher...
It’s been a turbulent session, but that’s not to say risk cannot pick itself back up from here. If Trump allows.It was clearly a game of two halves for traders, with risk-off dominating...
Middle East tensions escalated. And they could come mightily close to taking the lift. Earlier in the session, Twitter streams were jammed of reports of missiles being fired at US airbases from...
FX Brief: The main driver through Asia was reports that US bases were under attack across Iraq. Later confirmed by the Pentagon whilst Trump remained eerily silent, gold, WTI and safe...
Tension in the Middle East have mostly dominated sentiment since Friday. However, the US session saw a mild rebound in risk and equities shrug off concerns with the lack of any further...
FX Brief: The US denied reports that they were preparing to remove their troops from Iraq, after an unsigned letter was leaked online suggesting the US were doing just that. The top US...