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Weekly commentary: Natixis
Nordine Naam, Natixis
Posted on: 7 March 2017
Expectations can scarcely grow more for a Fed Funds rate hike, aided by strong US macroeconomic data such as increased PMI and consumer confidence.
Posted on: 28 February 2017
The US dollar has practically been on standby for a while, but that might be about to change as Donald Trump prepares to address Congress on policy.
Posted on: 14 February 2017
With last week lacking in major news for the US, and Donald Trump's Twitter uncharacteristically quiet, the US dollar started to recover.
Posted on: 6 February 2017
With President Trump's wave of executive orders, off-the-cuff comments and bold social media activity continuing, the USD hangs in the balace.
Posted on: 31 January 2017
The US Federal Reserve meets for the first time under Donald Trump today and tomorrow to discuss interest rates. How will the dollar fare?
Posted on: 22 November 2016
Last week, the US dollar’s rise against the majority of G10 and emerging currencies continued, but it isn't immune to downsides.
Posted on: 16 November 2016
Following Donald Trump's US election win, USD has soared ever higher against almost every major currency, despite an early negative knee-jerk reaction.
Posted on: 10 November 2016
Short-term volatility lays in wait across the global markets as the impact of Donald Trump's presidency is assessed by investors.
Posted on: 26 October 2016
USD is picking up once more, with the only thing likely to stop its surge being a Presidential election win for Republican candidate Donald Trump.
Posted on: 19 October 2016
USD has continued to strengthen since the start of October, as chances of a Fed rate hike improve and a Trump presidency becomes less likely.
Posted on: 21 September 2016
Forex Analyst Nordine Naam (Natixis) assesses the Bank of Japan's actions last night and looks ahead in the short wait for the Fed rate decision...
Posted on: 14 September 2016
With a mix of positive and negative data, dovish and hawkish stances and speeches, it's a surprise the US dollar is remaining stable...
Posted on: 7 September 2016
The US dollar has been subject to volatility in the last week, with a mix of good and bad data releases sending it haywire, to the pound's benefit...
Posted on: 1 September 2016
In the week that's followed Janet Yellen's speech at the Jackson Hole Economic Symposium, the US dollar gained and maintained new strength...
Posted on: 24 August 2016
The US Fed will be considering their options very carefully when it comes to regaining control of dollar volatility ahead of the Jackson Hole summit...