Monthly Archives: August 2016

Currency Market Preview – Weekly Aug 29th to Sep 4th

Good Morning All; look at the Week Ahead: With the northern summer drawing to a close the world’s economic eyes were all trained intently on Jackson Hole, Wyoming over the weekend and with good reason. It has emerged that US … Continue reading

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#Cot #FX SENTIMENT REPORT

Data in this report cover up to Tuesday August 23 & were released Friday August 26. • Investors added to bullish CAD positions while paring short risk in EUR, JPY and CHF for the week ended Tuesday, the aggregate changes … Continue reading

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#Forex #Market events for the week of Aug. 29

Monday, August 29 9:30pm  AUD Building Approvals m/m Tuesday, August 30 10:00am USD CB Consumer Confidence Wednesday, August 31 8:15am  USD ADP Non-Farm Employment Change 8:30am  CAD GDP m/m 10:30am USD Crude Oil Inventories 9:00pm  CNY  Manufacturing PMI 9:30pm  AUD … Continue reading

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U.S. Dollar Skyrockets as Fed Talks Rate Hikes

Friday turned out to be a great day for the U.S. dollar. The greenback moved higher against all major currencies following Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s speech at Jackson Hole.  Interestingly enough, it wasn’t her words that sent the dollar soaring.  … Continue reading

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USD: Will Yellen Disappoint at Jackson Hole?

The U.S. dollar has been treading water for most of the week as investors wait with bated breath for Janet Yellen’s speech on   at Jackson Hole on Friday.  This annual gathering of central bankers is an important opportunity for policymakers … Continue reading

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