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Emerging market currencies: Dragon tamed or awakening?

October 2015 / 6 October 2015 / Frances Faulds

As China’s surprise renminbi policy u-turn sends ripples across the globe, FX-MM’s Frances Faulds looks at the impact it has had on emerging market currencies…

Why the Federal Reserve cares more about China and oil now than ever

October 2015 / 6 October 2015 / Tyler Yell, Currency Analyst at DailyFX

Tyler Yell, Currency Analyst at DailyFX, explains why the Fed’s reluctance to normalise monetary policy after so much quantitative easing points to the need for investors to focus on another market for global market direction…

The effects of China’s implosion are being felt

Morning commentary: Capital Spreads / 30 September 2015 / Jonathan Sudaria, Capital Spreads

The effects of China’s implosion are being felt as far and wide as Redcar, due to Chinas slowing industrial appetite for steel and their subsequent dumping of over production on the world market, all the way to Las Vegas as the former Chinese high rollers can only afford to play at the dollar stakes tables…

Rand breaking (all the wrong) records!

Trading commentary: Currencies Direct / 29 September 2015 / Currencies Direct

Another double whammy has seen the rand breaking all the wrong records…

Stocks continued to tumble

Morning commentary: Capital Spreads / 29 September 2015 / Jonathan Sudaria, Capital Spreads

European equities are set to slump on the open as they hurtle towards the technical definition of a bear market…

Caution continues

Daily Forex Brief: FxPro / 28 September 2015 / Simon Smith, FXPro

We’ve seen a fairly quiet Asian session in FX, with just further creeping strength in the yen the only factor of note…

Another big week ahead

Trading commentary: Currencies Direct / 28 September 2015 / Currencies Direct

We’re in for another volatile week, with data flooding in both locally and from abroad…

Rand hits weakest level – ever

Trading commentary: Currencies Direct / 25 September 2015 / Currencies Direct

There were no Heritage Day celebrations for the rand as the local unit hit its weakest levels ever in thin trade yesterday (14.08/$, 15.88€ and 21.462/£)…

Euro strengthens as Draghi sits on the fence when it comes to QE

UKForex: Daily commentary / 24 September 2015 / Alex Edwards, UKForex

GBP/USD came under selling pressure from the offset of the London trading session on Wednesday and to fell to a low of 1.5220 by the late afternoon…

China continued to rattle the nerves of investors

Morning commentary: Capital Spreads / 24 September 2015 / Jonathan Sudaria, Capital Spreads

European equities are set to slide on the open tracking overnight declines in the US. Whatever positive sentiment we had yesterday, it can’t have been built on strong foundations as we look likely to give most of them back…

ParFX boosts currency offering with addition of offshore renminbi

Currency news / 23 September 2015 / ParFX

ParFX announced the addition of the offshore renminbi (CNH) as it expands the number of tradeable currencies offered on the platform…

UK government borrowing on the up

Trading commentary: Currencies Direct / 23 September 2015 / Lee Chappell, Currencies Direct

Figures out yesterday (22 September) showed that the UK’s public sector net borrowing for August was much higher than expected…

EURUSD jittery ahead of Draghi testimony

Trading commentary: Saxo Bank / 23 September 2015 / John J Hardy, Saxo Bank

Another weak Chinese manufacturing PMI overnight as the Flash Caixin survey for September notched a new low for the cycle…

European equities are set to plunge on the open

Morning commentary: Capital Spreads / 23 September 2015 / Jonathan Sudaria, Capital Spreads

European equities are set to plunge on the open off the back of yet more weak Chinese economic data…

The euro and the US dollar both felt the benefit of the safe-haven buying

Daily brief: Moneycorp / 23 September 2015 / Moneycorp

That was the case yesterday, with the safe-haven currencies heading higher as global share prices sank…


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