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Nordine Naam, Natixis

Natixis: Dollar ‘trumped’ by the Fed as Fed Funds rate looks set for a hike

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.

US dollar remains on standby – will Trump’s address to Congress change that?

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.

Will Yellen’s testimony lead to further recovery of the US dollar?

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.

USD: still at the mercy of President Trump

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.

FOMC interest rate meeting awaited with trepidation

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?

Natixis: Another week where the US dollar climbs higher

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.

Natixis: US dollar surges following the Trump bounce

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.

Natixis: Short-term volatility ahead

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.

Natixis: US dollar picks up again ahead of FOMC meeting

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.

Natixis: USD continues to strengthen across October

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.

Natixis: BoJ holds steady, will the Fed take action?

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...

Natixis: USD bout of stability continues

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...

Natixis: US dollar continues to hold firm, pound stronger

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...

Natixis: US dollar supported by Jackson Hole Fed meeting

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...

Natixis: Fed moves to restrict dollar volatility

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...



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