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US Growth in Q3 to Guide Dollar


"The US dollar is mixed on Friday. Investor?s appetite for risk rose and safe haven currencies (JPY and CHF) fell while positive China and Brexit news saw the NZD, EUR, GBP and AUD advance against the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 22:11
Taggar: currencies, dollar, trading

Tether Floods Into Kraken Exchange, Where Crypto Traders Can Get Dollars


"In theory, traders can redeem USDT for dollars with the issuer, Tether Ltd. Instead, they appear to be cashing out through Kraken."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 21:10
Taggar: dollar

North Korean Hacking Group Lazerus Stole $571 Million in Cryptos: Report


"North Korea's infamous hacking group, dubbed Lazarus, has managed to steal over half a billion dollars in cryptocurrencies, a report indicates."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 15:00
Taggar: currencies, dollar, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar gains ground ahead of CPI, retail sales


"The Canadian dollar has posted gains in the Friday session, erasing most of the losses sustained on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3030, down 0.42% on the day. On the release front, Cana..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 13:28
Taggar: dollar, indicators, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar slips as CPI and retail sales fall


"The Canadian dollar has lost ground in Friday’s North American session, erasing the losses seen earlier in the day. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3102, up 0.13% on the day. On the release f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-19 13:28
Taggar: cpi, dollar, indicators, retail sales, trading

Binance CFO Says Crypto Exchange Looking to Add New Stablecoins


"Binance sees stablecoins like tether, and potentially the Gemini Dollar, as "critical for our ecosystem," the exchange's chief financial officer says."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 22:50
Taggar: dollar, financial

Dollar Higher Amid Uncertainty and Fed Comments


"The US dollar is higher against most major pairs on Thursday. The greenback is only down against the Japanese Yen which rose 0.42 percent. Geopolitics and a strong dollar combined to keep stock market..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 21:55
Taggar: dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar lower after hawkish Fed minutes


"The Canadian dollar has ticked lower in the Thursday session, after recording considerable losses on Wednesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3044, up 0.15% on the day. On the release front, Phil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 14:18
Taggar: dollar, employment, point, trading

Asia market update: a busy session is unfolding


"The Yuan USD bullish sentiment post FOMC minutes outweighs Treasury to report the CNH playbook remains intact and should not provide any is a significant short-term relief for local EM currencies. Hig..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-18 03:51
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, report

Gemini Stablecoin Volume Doubles on Top 10 Exchange Amid Tether Turmoil


"The Bibox exchange dominates trading in the Gemini Dollar, the Winklevoss twins' month-old stablecoin. Its volume surged when tether's peg broke."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 20:00
Taggar: dollar, trading

Dollar Strengthens but Stock Market Rebound Short-lived


"The dollar rose overnight except against the yen, which kept pace. Assorted dollar gains amounted to 0.6% vis-a-vis sterling, 0.4% versus the euro and peso, 0.3% relative to the Swiss franc, kiwi and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 16:03
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, share

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar lower, manufacturing sales next


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2974, up 0.31% on the day. On the release front, there are key indicators on both sides of the border..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 13:57
Taggar: dollar, indicators, trading

Dollar in holding pattern; Asian equities follow Wall Street


"A public holiday in Hong Kong ensured that today?s Asia session was a slow and steady one. Equity markets mostly took their cues from the strong Wall Street close, while the US dollar held near two-we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-17 06:06
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, market

EUR/USD Retreats After Rallying Earlier on Tuesday


"EUR/USD rallied on Tuesday but was heading to end the session flat. While the currency pair got boost from the dollar’s weakness caused by the positive market..."

Winklevoss-Backed Stablecoin Soars Above $1 as Tether's Market Cap Plunges


"The Gemini dollar has broken its peg and climbed to a price of $1.19 on Tuesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 19:15
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar higher on stronger business optimism


"The Canadian dollar has posted gains in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2950, down 0.31% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Foreign Securities was dismal, with a gain o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 15:08
Taggar: dollar, trading

The buck cannot find a bid


"Tuesday October 16: Five things the markets are talking about The ‘big’ dollar came under pressure yesterday and is finding it difficult to gain much traction this morning as investors tak..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 11:30
Taggar: dollar, market, profit

Another Top-10 Crypto Exchange Is Adding 4 Stablecoins This Week


"The Huobi exchange has announced it will add support for four U.S. dollar-pegged cryptos, a day after OKEx did the same."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 11:00
Taggar: dollar

Commodities Weekly: Gold at 2-1/2 month high as safe haven status reborn


"Precious metals are on the rebound as the US dollar goes in to pause mode after recent gains, while base metals firm up on supply-side issues. Crude oil prices push higher amid geopolitical tensions w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 06:17
Taggar: dollar, gold, oil

Daily Markets Broadcast ? 2018-10-16


"Daily Markets Broadcast 2018-10-16 Wall Street weaker, pressured by tech sector The Friday rebound on Wall Street proved fleeting as selling restarted yesterday, led by the tech sector amid concerns a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 04:15
Taggar: dollar, gold, market, report

Bitpay Announces Stablecoin Support for Merchant Settlement


"On Monday the cryptocurrency payment processor Bitpay announced the company is now supporting settlement options using two stablecoins ? the Gemini dollar and the Circle Centre coin. Not only can Bitp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 02:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar

Which Stablecoin Is the Riskiest? The Crypto Market Is Pricing That In


"Buying bitcoin may be cheaper using a stablecoin the market has greater confidence in, like the Gemini dollar, than with an alternative like USDT. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-16 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher as BOC Business Survey Boosts Optimism


"The Canadian dollar surged on Monday. The loonie is trading higher by 0.21 percent at 1.2992. The US dollar lost traction earlier in the session with the release of the US retails sales data for Septe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 19:40
Taggar: dollar, loonie, trading

Crypto Exchange OKEx Lists 4 New Stablecoins


"Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has announced that it is listing four U.S. dollar-pegged cryptocurrencies for trading."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 16:05
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, trading

The Fall of Tether and What It Means for the Cryptocurrency Markets


"The demise of Tether has been a car crash in slow motion. An unswervable event that has played out over the course of months, it has reached a crescendo in the past 24 hours, with tether slipping sign..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 15:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar trading sideways, US retail reports ahead


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3016, down 0.04% on the day. On the release front, the focus is on retail sales reports. Retail Sales is expe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-15 13:56
Taggar: dollar, report, retail sales, trading

Scam Victim Loses $48,000 Claim Against Canadian Bitcoin ATM Firm


"A woman suing for 62,500 Canadian dollars ($48,125) sent to a phone scammer over a bitcoin ATM has lost her court case, local media reported. On Friday, Charlottetown Provincial Court chief judge Nanc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-13 08:15
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, report

US Retail Sales to Support Dollar


"?The US dollar was higher against major pairs on Friday, but not enough to end up the week on positive territory. A stock market rout took its toll on the greenback and the subsequent rebound in stock..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 23:04
Taggar: currency, dollar, market, rate

EUR/USD Reverses Movement on Friday, Goes Down


"EUR/USD reversed its movement today, going down after rising earlier during the week. Market analysts explained it by the rally of the dollar caused by the jump of&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 16:34
Taggar: dollar, economy, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar edges higher, U.S consumer confidence next


"The Canadian dollar has edged higher in the Friday session, following the trend seen on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3011, down 0.18% on the day. On the release front, there are no Can..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 14:08
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, trading

Gold gains most in more than two years


"Gold is back in favor The safe haven of gold, very much unloved over the past few months as it stood in the dollar?s shadow, saw its fortunes reverse yesterday to record the biggest one-day gain in al..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 05:59
Taggar: cpi, dollar, gold

Daily Markets Broadcast 2018-10-12


"  2018-10-12 Wall Street consolidates after heavy losses US indices saw wild swings yesterday and struggled to gain any solid traction after recent losses. Both the US30 and NAS100 indices are attempt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-12 04:10
Taggar: cpi, dollar

Nigerian Startup Kubitx Launches Bitcoin Exchange in Beta


"Kubitx, a Pan-African financial technology startup registered in Malta, announced the beta launch of its new cryptocurrency exchange on Thursday. The platform, which supports six digital coins, includ..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 23:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, financial

FSB: Crypto-Assets Not a Threat to Global Financial Order


"Cryptocurrencies do not pose a threat to global financial stability, but the diverse range of national regulatory regimes throughout the world continues to complicate efforts to establish an internati..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 21:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, financial, report

USD/CAD punches above 1.30 as Canadian dollar sags, CPI next


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3042, down 0.19% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases the New Housing Price Index, which is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-11 13:56
Taggar: cpi, dollar, price index, trading

Billion-Dollar Startups Flourishing in Switzerland?s ?Crypto Valley?


"The top 50 cryptocurrency and blockchain-related companies in Switzerland’s version of Silicon Valley are now worth $44 billion combined, underscoring the steady growth of the Swiss crypto indus..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 22:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market

Europe, Japan and the ?Drug? of Quantitative Easing


"Last month, news.Bitcoin.com examined the problem of quantitative easing (QE) and its impact on the U.S., and how such policies have spread to the rest of the world. This month, we continue to drill d..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 21:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, spread

Loonie Lower as USMCA High Fades


"The Canadian dollar is lower on Wednesday. The loonie is lost 0.38 percent versus the USD as lower oil prices and higher US yields put downward pressure on the currency. The IMF did not cut the growth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 20:31
Taggar: currency, dollar, loonie, oil

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar edges lower ahead, building permits misses forecast


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2973, up 0.19% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Building Permits gained 0.4%, shy of the esti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 14:13
Taggar: dollar, inflation, trading

Equities Down and Bond Yields Rise Again


"The dollar is comparatively steady, showing no net overnight change against the euro, yuan or sterling and upticks of 0.1% versus the Swiss franc, loonie and Australian dollar and of 0.2% relative to..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 13:17
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Dollar gains pause, but probably not for long


"Wednesday October 10: Five things the markets are talking about U.S treasury yields are largely stable, after declining from their seven-year high print yesterday. Euro equities are on the back foot a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 12:20
Taggar: dollar, market

OANDA Trading podcast : CNH and IDR insights with MONEYFM 89.3


"Currency insights with Stephen Innes Head of Trading Asia What?s driving the Chinese yuan and Indian rupee lower, and oil prices higher? And will the Singapore dollar weaken after the MAS meets on Fri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 05:36
Taggar: currency, dollar, oil, trading

Suspected Mastermind Behind Kassh Coin Arrested


"The New Delhi Police Branch has arrested Asif Ashraf Malkani – a thirty-five-year-old man accused of operating Kassh Coin – a multi-million dollar scam that duped Bollywood celebrities, am..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 05:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment

Yuan has the doomy 7 in sights


"(Bloomberg) — Bets are mounting that China?s currency will slide to a level not seen since the global financial crisis, as the government tries to shield the economy from a trade war. The notion..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-10 03:19
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, financial

Dollar and Sovereign Debt Yields Rise, while Equities Slip Further


"Markets remain risk averse today. The dollar appreciated 0.4% against the euro, 0.3% versus the loonie, peso and kiwi, 0.2% relative to the Swiss franc, Aussie dollar, and sterling, and 0.1% vis-a-vis..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 15:39
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, share

USD/CAD ? Struggling Canadian dollar dips to 1.30, housing starts drop


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground, as the currency has posted five straight losing sessions. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2997, up 0.28% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Hou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-09 14:03
Taggar: currency, dollar, trading

More Risk Aversion Lends Support to Dollar


"The dollar has risen today by 0.8% against the Chinese yuan, 0.6% relative to sterling, 0.4% versus the euro, 0.3% vis-a-vis the loonie, and 0.1% against the Swiss franc and Mexican peso. Japan (Sport..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-08 14:46
Taggar: dollar, loonie

Week Ahead ? Dollar Slows Down After US Jobs Miss


"The US dollar was mixed Friday. The greenback advanced against the commodity currencies (CAD, AUD AND NZD) edging higher against the CHF, but was lower agains the JPY and the EUR. The GBP deserves a s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-05 21:25
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Falls Despite US Jobs Report Miss


"The Canadian dollar fell against the US dollar on Friday despite a rebound in Canadian employment numbers and a miss in their American counterparts. The loonie did advance against the greenback when t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-05 18:20
Taggar: dollar, employment, loonie, report

Gold Higher on Dollar Stumble


"Gold rose on Friday taking advantage of a miss on the monthly U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) report. The US economy added 130,000 jobs with market forecasts near 200,000 positions added in September. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-05 17:47
Taggar: dollar, economy, gold, market, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar unchanged ahead of key job data


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Friday session. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2919, down 0.02% on the day. On the release front, there are key employment indicators on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-05 13:43
Taggar: dollar, employment, indicators, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar shrugs as Canadian employment jumps


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Friday session. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2934, up 0.11% on the day. On the release front, the focus is on key employment indicator..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-05 13:43
Taggar: dollar, employment, indicators, rate, trading

US Jobs Report to Guide Markets


"The US dollar is higher across the board versus major pairs ahead of the U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) on Friday. The release of private payrolls on Wednesday at 230,000 jobs in September beat the mark..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 23:53
Taggar: dollar, market

Strong USD Spells Trouble for Emerging Markets


"The US dollar continued to soar in value over Wednesday night, signalling the likelihood of more interest rate rises and spelling trouble for developing countries that have borrowed heavily in the gre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 16:05
Taggar: dollar, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar quiet, Ivey PMI next


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Wednesday session. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2875, up 0.06% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Ivey PMI is ex..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 14:22
Taggar: dollar, employment, point, trading

AUD/USD breaches 0.71 despite positive trade data


"AUD/USD through 0.71 Despite an expansion in Australia?s trade surplus and a better than expected print, the Aussie could not gain any benefit as the US dollar continues its upward trek. The trade sur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-04 05:59
Taggar: aussie, dollar

PR: Contentos Announces Investment From Binance Labs


"Decentralized global content ecosystem, Contentos, has been catching the attention of major industry players, receiving a multi-million dollar investment from Binance Labs. Shanghai, China ? Contentos..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar shrugs as ADP nonfarm payrolls sparkles


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Wednesday session. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2835, up 0.09% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 14:05
Taggar: dollar, trading

No stopping the US dollar runaway train at the moment


"No stopping the US dollar runaway train at the moment US Markets  The US dollar is on a rampage as awe-inspiring beat on both the ADP and ISM services index combined with very supportive  Fed speak se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-03 00:33
Taggar: dollar, market, us market

St. Louis Fed VP: A Private Crypto Could Solve the 'Triffin Dilemma'


"An economist with the St. Louis Federal Reserve said that cryptocurrencies could solve a problem faced by global currency reserves like the dollar."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 23:30
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar

USD/CAD ? New trade deal boosts Canadian dollar


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Tuesday session. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2815, down 0.02% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events and one..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 14:41
Taggar: dollar, trading

Short sellers are back in the HSI


"Bears have returned to target Hong Kong?s equities and currency after being blindsided in a painful short squeeze last month. The Hang Seng Index slid as much as 1.7 percent and the Hong Kong dollar f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 07:36
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, trading

Commodities Weekly: Short gold positions increase as prices drop


"Gold is under the cosh from the dollar’s resurgence while oil prices surge due to the usual supply concerns. Most agriculturals rose on the back of the renegotiated trade deal between the US, Me..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-02 06:07
Taggar: dollar, gold, oil, point, short position

Sterling jumps on reports of Brexit compromise


"Will May’s offer be enough to get Brexit talks moving again? Sterling?s extreme sensitivity to Brexit-related rumours continued on Monday, as reports of a compromise offer to resolve the Norther..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-01 15:37
Taggar: currency, dollar, pound, report

OANDA Trading Asia market wrap


"With holidays in China, HK and Australia today, and a typhoon in Tokyo, its been tough to get a good feel of local Asia markets given the diminished liquidity. So, the focus has been primarily on the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-01 13:00
Taggar: dollar, market, profit

Gold slips as USD find support from the FOMC


"(Reuters) – Gold prices dipped on Monday as the dollar firmed in the wake of indications from the U.S. Federal Reserve last week that it will pursue a tighter monetary policy. The Fed raised U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-01 06:46
Taggar: dollar, gold, rate

CTV reports NAFTA a done deal !!!


". The Canadian Dollar  As the midnight deadline approached reports were circulating that a NAFTA2 trilateral deal with Mexico -Canada and the US was close and with CTV news confirming  a done deal, th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-01 04:57
Taggar: dollar, report

The Ringgit trading neutral despite firm oil prices


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar this morning as oil prices continued to soar. At 9 am, the local currency stood at 4.1350/1410 against 4.1370/1400 recorded at Friday̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-10-01 04:10
Taggar: currency, dollar, oil, trading

New Ripple-Led Advocacy Group to Pay DC Lobbyists in XRP


"Ripple is leading a group of organizations launching an advocacy body in Washington D.C. that will pay for lobbying in both U.S. dollars and XRP."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-29 13:29
Taggar: dollar

Strong Dollar Awaits Jobs Report to Validate Further Fed Hikes


"The US dollar is mixed against major pairs on Friday. The dollar gained against the JPY, EUR, GBP and CHF but depreciated against the commodity pairs (CAD, AUD and NZD). Fundamental data in the US sup..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 22:24
Taggar: dollar, rate

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Rises as GDP Data Validates October Rate Hike


"The Canadian dollar rose on Friday after the monthly gross domestic product (GDP) beat the forecast with a 0.2 percent gain. The loonie is up almost 1 percent on the final day of the trading week. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 18:40
Taggar: currency, dollar, loonie, trading

Canadian dollar edges higher, Canadian GDP ahead


"The Canadian dollar has slight gains on Friday, erasing the losses seen on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3018, down 0.18% on the day. On the release front, Canada will publish GDP, whic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 13:51
Taggar: dollar, trading

Bad Cryptocurrency Projects Have Squandered Millions of Dollars


"Cryptocurrency scams take many forms. But one thing they all share is the goal of enriching their founders at the expense of investors. If a crypto project is ?investing? a large portion of its capita..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 12:06
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market, share

OANDA Trading Asia market update JPY and EUR in focus


"Japanese Yen USDJPY has been the focus of the Asia session as the US dollar is doing what it does best and that strengthens after facing a short period of adversity. Buoyant risk markets and higher US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 08:50
Taggar: dollar, market

USD/JPY at nine-month high as risk returns


"The rebound in risk appetite post-Fed continued in the Asian session today, with equity markets rising, the yen in retreat and the US dollar steady to firmer. USD/JPY at nine-month high With the yen?s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 05:10
Taggar: dollar, market

Gold higher on the day in NY but prices remain in the gold bear domain


"Gold prices ended higher on Friday but suffered a monthly decline?their sixth such loss in a row?as the benchmark U.S. dollar index continued to strengthen. The yellow metal had markedly dropped a day..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-28 00:27
Taggar: dollar, gold, rate

Oil Rises but Limited by Strong Dollar


"Oil prices recovered from Trump singling out the OPEC’s influence on oil prices. Energy Secretary Perry said that the Administration would not be using the SPR to offset the disruption of Irania..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 20:14
Taggar: dollar, market, oil, rate

All Eyes on the Senate Judiciary Committee


"The testimonies of Kavanaugh and Blassey Ford start at 10:00 EDT (14:00 GMT). This has been a busy day already from a central banking and data release standpoint. The dollar overnight firmed by 0.7% a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 15:41
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bank, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar dips, U.S GDP looms


"The Canadian dollar has posted gains on Thursday, continuing the upward movement which marked the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3060, up 0.31% on the day. In economic news, the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-27 14:01
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, goods orders, indicators, trading

Circle Enters the Stablecoin Races With USDC


"Stablecoin mania is showing no signs of abating. Within a week of Gemini launching its US dollar-pegged coin, Circle has followed suit. Named “USD Coin” (USDC), the ERC20 token has made it..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-26 19:45
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

USD Coin Arrives: Circle's Crypto Stablecoin Is Now Trading


"Crypto finance firm Circle has officially released its dollar-pegged stablecoin for limited trading, the company announced Wednesday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-26 15:00
Taggar: dollar, finance, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar unchanged ahead of Fed rate statement


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2957, up 0.04% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. In the U.S, the focu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-26 13:24
Taggar: dollar, rate, trading

OANDA Trading Podcast ( The Breakfast Club 938Now TradeWars)


"The prospects of global trade are in uncertain territory as US President Donald Trump slaps tariffs on billions of dollars’ worth of goods from regions such as the EU and China. Countries are re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-26 11:44
Taggar: dollar

European Banks Complicit as Corrupt African Leaders Plunder Their Home Economies


"European banks have allegedly been complicit as corrupt African leaders pilfer the wealth of their economies in the billions of dollars. The Angolan government on Monday arrested the son of ex-preside..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-26 02:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar

Fed Economic Projections and Powell Speech to Guide Markets


"The US dollar is mixed on Tuesday ahead of the highly anticipated Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) rate statement to be published on Wednesday. The market has already priced in a 25 basis points l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 22:59
Taggar: dollar, market, point, rate

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Sensitive to NAFTA Headlines


"The Canadian dollar fell after US Trade Representative Lightizer said that time is running out with Canada on NAFTA talks. The US has pressured Canada to join the US-Mexico trade agreement but various..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 17:08
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD -Canadian dollar steady, investors eye U.S consumer confidence


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2961, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases. In the U.S, today?s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 14:10
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, point, trading

Gold is trading sideways ahead of FOMC


"Gold held steady on Tuesday as the dollar stood firm ahead of the two-day U.S. Federal Reserve meeting beginning later in the day while simmering U.S.-China trade tensions kept investors nervous about..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-25 07:35
Taggar: dollar, gold

US Dollar Losing Dominance as a Means for Settling Transactions in Africa


"The dominance of the United States dollar as a settlement currency in Africa is being challenged by emerging payment methods in financial technology and by native African fiat currencies. In the four..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 20:33
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial

Dollar firmer amid trade talk trouble


"Dollar rises as China cancels trade talks The US dollar was marginally higher on a holiday-thinned Asia Monday morning, reacting to weekend news that China had cancelled plans to visit Washington this..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 08:45
Taggar: dollar, margin

Gold trades mixed in Asia


"(Reuters) – Gold edged lower on Monday as the dollar held firm on news that China has cancelled trade talks with the United States, with the market also eyeing this week?s U.S. Federal Reserve m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-24 08:42
Taggar: bank, dollar, gold, market, rate

A Cautious FOMC?? : dovish tail risks abound


"US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell is expected to reaffirm his cautious approach to monetary policy this week, potentially paving the way for an extended rally in the Australian dollar. The Aus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-23 04:03
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market

EM Asia: Next weeks discussions


"EM Asia sentiment continues to improve; regional equities were trading very well on a  weaker dollar. ASEAN markets do enjoy a capital inflows bump when the US dollar is broadly weaker. China In addit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-22 11:30
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

US Dollar Recovers Ground Ahead of Fed Meeting


"The US dollar bounced back on Friday, but could not offset the losses suffered during the week. The greenback was lower against most major pairs at the end of five days. Traders adjusted their positio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 22:49
Taggar: dollar

Firmer Dollar and Equities as Summer Turns to Autumn


"The dollar strengthened this Friday by 1.4% against the Turkish lira, 0.7% relative to the Russian ruble and sterling, 0.6% vis-a-vis the South African rand, 0.4% versus the Mexican peso, 0.2% against..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 15:00
Taggar: dollar, loonie

What is good for the Hong Kong dollar is bad for property markets


"The Hong Kong dollar on Friday posted its biggest gain against the US dollar since 2003, over concerns about tighter liquidity in the city, after the People?s Bank of China announced it would issue bi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 14:01
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial

USD/CAD ? Surging Canadian dollar at 14-week high, CPI and retail sales next


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Friday session, after posting strong gains in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2924, up 0.13% on the day. On the release front, C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 13:57
Taggar: cpi, dollar, retail sales, trading

ASEAN currencies edge higher


"Sept 21 (Reuters) – Asian currencies strengthened for the third consecutive day on Friday, supported by a weaker dollar and shifting views over how much damage the Sino-U.S. trade war will infli..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 11:27
Taggar: currencies, dollar, investment

OANDA Trading Asia market closing note: HKMA in focus


"EM sentiment continues to improve, and regional equities all in the green and USD broadly weaker. China complex in focus today following headlines that PBOC will issue bills via HKMA. Hong Kong Dollar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 11:16
Taggar: dollar, market

Bring on the FOMC !


"FOMC  The FOMC meeting next week has a hike fully priced in so the focus will be on the dot plots and the follow up presser which has dollar bulls questioning their near-term positions. The meeting wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-21 00:20
Taggar: bull, dollar

Loonie Flat as NAFTA Hope is Cancelled by Oil Drop


"The Canadian dollar is nearly flat on Thursday despite the US dollar falling against other major pairs. Trade war fatigue has the greenback on the back foot and the loonie was higher as NAFTA negotiat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 19:36
Taggar: dollar, loonie

Softer Dollar


"The dollar fell overnight by 0.8% against the kiwi, 0.6% relative to sterling, 0.4% vis-a-vis the euro and 0.2% versus the currencies of America’s NAFTA partners. The yen and yuan are unchanged..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 13:42
Taggar: currencies, dollar, kiwi, point

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar at 3-week high as greenback retreats


"The Canadian dollar has posted small gains in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2908, down 0.10% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases ADP nonfarm employment change..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 13:35
Taggar: dollar, employment, point, trading

U.S safe-haven appeal diminishes


"Thursday September 20: Five things the markets are talking about It’s not been easy, two and two do not add up when trading these Twitter directional asset classes. Fundamentals have been tempor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 13:08
Taggar: dollar, dollar trading, market, trading

OANDA Trading Asia market closing note:Lots of inflexion but a lack of direction


"Lots of inflexion but a lack of direction A day of inflexion in currency markets but we ended up with little direction. Most of today was spent trying to find a reason, but with the USD looking battle..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-20 10:47
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, market

Major Korean Crypto Exchange Upbit Opens in Singapore Next Month


"Major South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Upbit will reportedly begin operations in Singapore next month. The new exchange will offer Singapore dollar trading as well as crypto-to-crypto pairs in thr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-19 23:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, dollar trading, market, report, trading

Released Current Account Data and Some Central Bank Decisions


"The dollar is steady to mostly softer. North America’s stock market rally on Tuesday carried over into Asia and Europe. The ten-year British gilt yield edged up 2 basis points, and gold firmed 0..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-19 14:43
Taggar: dollar, gold, market, oil, point

OANDA Trading Asia market closing note : Irrational exuberance ? YUAN


"Irrational exuberance? YUAN EM Asia currencies The Yuan Could be little more than a case of irrational exuberance as the markets have completely latched on to Premier Li Keqiang comments which, at the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-19 11:21
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, market

Fresh Decline in Turkish Lira


"Turkey grabbed the currency market spotlight on a day otherwise devoid of meaningful data to be reported. The lira dropped 2% against the dollar as President Erdogan took aim against opposition party..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-18 14:03
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, market, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steady despite new US tariffs on China


"The Canadian dollar has posted small gains in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3003, down 0.12% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Manufacturing Sales. There are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-18 12:34
Taggar: dollar, trading

Security Specialist Wizsec Gives Insight on the Billion Dollar BTC Wallet


"The bitcoin security specialists Wizsec has recently explained to the public that the wallet that held more than 111,000 BTC did not derive from the Silk Road marketplace, and it’s also not one..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-18 03:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

Seoul-Based Food Delivery Service Now Accepts Bitcoin Cash


"This week Bitcoin Cash (BCH) fans were pleased to hear another well-known merchant is now supporting BCH for payments. The South Korea-based food dispatch platform called Shuttle Delivery now accepts..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Dollar and Stocks Lower as Tariff Threat


"A gauge of global equity markets eased and the dollar slipped on Monday as investors took a dim view of an expected new round of tariffs from Washington on Chinese goods, which would escalate a simmer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 18:28
Taggar: dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar subdued at 1.30


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3019, down 0.13% on the day. On the release front, it’s a quiet start to the week. Canada releas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 14:05
Taggar: dollar, point, trading

No tariffs, now tariffs, what gives?


"Monday September 17: Five things the markets are talking about The possibility of a new round on tariffs on Chinese goods is not helping equity markets this Monday morning. The ‘big’ dolla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-17 12:09
Taggar: dollar, market

Gemini Dollar Code Review Reveals the Stablecoin?s Accounts Can Be Frozen


"This week a blockchain researcher named Alex Lebed published a code review on the new stablecoin, the gemini dollar, created by the Gemini Trust cryptocurrency firm. According to Lebed?s study, gemini..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-16 05:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market

Trade Tensions Return as US Tariffs on China Lift Dollar


"The dollar bounced back on Friday, after a couple of economic indicator misses this week, the greenback is higher against all major pairs. Major pairs and commodities are lower against the greenback a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-14 22:31
Taggar: currency, dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower on Friday But Weekly Gains on NAFTA Hope


"The Canadian dollar fell on Friday. After the Trump administration softened its stance on international trade, in particular by reopening trade talks with China, NAFTA optimism boosted the loonie. Tra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-14 19:05
Taggar: dollar, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar unchanged ahead of US consumer spending data


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2997, down 0.01% on the day. In the U.S, the focus is on consumer spending data. Core retail sales and retail..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-14 12:48
Taggar: dollar, retail sales, trading

Turkish central bank aggressively hikes rates


"The Central Bank of Turkey increased its benchmark interest rate on Thursday to 24 percent, a hike of 625 basis points from the previous rate of 17.75 percent. The Turkish lira jumped more than 5 perc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 15:03
Taggar: bank, dollar, market, point, rate

Thursday?s Menu: Central Bank Decisions, Price Data, Hurricane Florence, and a U.S. Offer for a New Round of High Level Trade Talks with China


"The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey lifted its key 0ne-week repo rate by a greater-than-expected 625 basis points to 24.0%. The dollar lost 2.8% against the lira afterward and has also fallen 1..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 14:53
Taggar: bank, dollar, point, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar at 2-week high, US consumer inflation next


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3006, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases NHPI, which is expected to post a g..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 14:09
Taggar: cpi, dollar, inflation, inflation reports, report, trading

Asia midday market note


"  Currency Markets Much of today’ price action, outside of the Australian Dollar, could be a function of paring risk ahead of the hugely busy day with BOE, ECB,  German, French and US CPIs to na..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 08:04
Taggar: cpi, currency, dollar, market

Gold shines as the dollar fades


"– Gold prices on Thursday held steady near a more than one-week high hit in the previous session, with hopes for a new round of U.S.-China trade talks weighing on the dollar. Gold prices have fa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 06:21
Taggar: dollar, gold

Government-Funded Drug Trafficking Makes USD the World?s Dirtiest Currency


"Pablo Escobar. Joaquín ?El Chapo? Guzmán. Rick Ross. Household names, each and every one of them; drug lords collectively responsible for punting billions of dollars? worth of narcotics. Yet their cri..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 05:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Aussie rallies after strong jobs data


"Aussie jumped after the economy added more jobs, while the US dollar extended its slide on hopes of more talks at the US-China trade war negotiating table.   Australia labor market remains strong Aust..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 05:31
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, market

Super Thursday, indeed


"Super Thursday, indeed Super Thursday for some but a Topsy-Turvy one for others. Of course, much of that had to do with what side of the US dollar coin you were on. Hope springs eternal for emerging m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-13 01:21
Taggar: dollar, market

AUD/USD ? Aussie Jumps After US-China Trade Talk Hope


"The Australian dollar jumped by 0.71 percent after reports said that US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin is planning to meet with China in two weeks. Trade war tensions have been pressuring China’s co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 21:27
Taggar: aussie, dollar, report

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Rises on Softer US Trade Talk


"The Canadian dollar rose 0.55 percent on Wednesday. The loonie is trading at 1.2995 after a softening of trade tensions between the US and China gave way to higher risk appetite for investors. NAFTA r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 21:25
Taggar: dollar, loonie, trading

66% of Cryptocurrency Enthusiasts Don?t Want to Receive Wages in Fiat


"Companies and projects wishing to attract the best and brightest young talent need to offer bitcoin salaries. A recent survey of cryptocurrency enthusiasts found that 66% of the community would prefer..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 16:05
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Carbon Becomes Latest Startup to Launch a Dollar-Pegged Stablecoin


"Crypto project Carbon has launched its own ethereum-based, dollar-pegged stablecoin dubbed CarbonUSD."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 15:00
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar at 1-week high on NAFTA hopes


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3075, up 0.07% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Capacity Utilization Rate. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 14:17
Taggar: dollar, inflation, rate, report, trading

Billions of Dollars ICO Industry is Governed by Securities Law, Judge Rules


"U.S. V. Zaslavskiy, 17-cr-0647, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York (Brooklyn), just might go down as a definitive case for cryptocurrency enthusiasts. Many, many billions of doll..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 11:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, rate

Oil pushes higher; Equities sag


"Asian equity markets struggled to follow through on the positive close on Wall Street with most major indices in the red. The Nikkei225 slid 0.75%, Hang Seng 0.27% and China shares eased off 0.24%. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 05:45
Taggar: dollar, margin, market, oil, share, shares

Cash to Crypto Trade Blooming in Moscow, Reports Say


"Buying cryptocurrency in Russia these days increasingly means parting with fiat cash, be it Russian rubles or American dollars. According to numbers quoted by local media, the 24-hour market turnover..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-12 01:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, forex, market, report

Commodities Weekly: Gold short bets at highest in 17 years


"The dollar?s resurgence on safe haven buying after more Trump rhetoric on tariffs and firmer US yields on the back of a strong US jobs report is taking its toll on most precious metals. Copper and oil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-11 05:43
Taggar: dollar, oil, report

Gemini Launches NYDFS-Regulated Crypto Pegged to the Dollar


"Crypto exchange Gemini is set to issue a dollar-backed, NYDFS-approved stablecoin ? the second to launch in New York today."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 15:30
Taggar: dollar

Paxos Unveils Dollar-Backed Stablecoin Approved by New York Regulator


"Blockchain startup Paxos is launching a regulated, dollar-backed stablecoin to facilitate instant transaction settlements for crypto investors."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 15:00
Taggar: dollar

New York Regulator Approves Two New Stablecoins, Gemini Dollar and Paxos Standard


"Ever since fears arose around Tether (USDT), it seems like a new stablecoin is released every week to try and take its place. Today two new stablecoins have been revealed, with the distinction of bein..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-10 01:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, financial

The US is Hiring, and the Dollar is King.


"The US is Hiring, and the Dollar is King. The highest year on year print for US Average Hourly Wages since 2009 contributed to the stronger close on the DXY Friday. However, given the USD rally fell s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-08 13:50
Taggar: dollar

Trade Tensions and Strong US Employment Lift Dollar


"The US dollar rose on Friday against all major pairs after a strong U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) report was published. The US added 201,000 jobs, but more importantly hourly wages beat expectations in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 23:32
Taggar: dollar, market, rate, report

Earnings shine in another strong US jobs report


"Dollar rallies after impressive numbers The dollar has caught a bid after the release of yet another strong jobs report for the US, which included some good news on wages as well as employment. Earnin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 15:11
Taggar: dollar, employment, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar trading sideways ahead of key job data


"The Canadian dollar has inched higher in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3124, down 0.14% on the day. On the release front, the focus will be on employment indicators on both si..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-07 13:34
Taggar: dollar, employment, indicators, trading

Dollar Awaits Jobs Data as Trade Tensions Mount


"The US dollar is lower against most major currencies on Thursday. Trade tensions continue to worry investors as NAFTA negotiations between Canada and the US drag on, although both sides remain optimis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 22:53
Taggar: currencies, dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Rises After Bank of Canada Rate Hike Comments


"The Canadian dollar rose on Thursday after Bank of Canada (BoC) Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins said that a breakdown in the US-Canada trade talks would not keep the central bank from raising interest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 21:32
Taggar: bank, dollar, loonie, rate

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower as Trade Comments Spark Volatility on NAFTA Pairs


"The Canadian dollar and the Mexican peso have seen prices fluctuate widely after the NAFTA 2.0 agreement will most likely not be struck this week. Although the mood remains optimistic from both sides..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 17:21
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar dips despite strong construction report


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3214, up 0.27% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Building Permits jumped 1.1%, crushing the est..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 17:04
Taggar: dollar, employment, point, trading

Trade and Tariff agenda dominate Thursday


"Thursday September 6: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities again are on the back foot, with a number of regional bourses trading atop of their lowest close of the year, as investo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-06 12:35
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

Dollar Loses Momentum Ahead of Private Payrolls


"The US dollar is lower against major pairs on Wednesday. Advances in the US-Canada and Brexit negotiations eased fears of further tensions. American and Canadian negotiators restarted the NAFTA renego..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 21:27
Taggar: dollar

$800M BTC Wallet Reactivates: Tens of Millions to Exchanges


"Speculation has been swirling around a BTC wallet held dormant for over four years that is suddenly showing movement. That it contains something on the order of nearly one billion dollars worth of bit..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 19:05
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar under pressure over NATA concerns, BoC statement next


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Wednesday session, after dropping sharply on Tuesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3178 down 0.08% on the day. On the release front, Canada re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 14:15
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate, trade balance, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar under pressure over NAFTA concerns, BoC statement next


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Wednesday session, after dropping sharply on Tuesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3178 down 0.08% on the day. On the release front, Canada re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 14:15
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate, trade balance, trading

BoC can wait, but could still hike rates today


"Wednesday September 5: Five things the markets are talking about A new month, but the same mantra – trade concerns continue to simmer and erode risk appetite as emerging markets slide. Yesterday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 12:35
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

Lather Rinse Repeat


"Lather Rinse Repeat The markets are going through what feels like an endless loop of lather, rinse and repeat when it comes to the US dollar. But while there was lots of noise on Wednesday traders are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-05 01:58
Taggar: dollar, market, us market

How About Chocolate Bitcoins? 6 for a Dollar


"Supermarket chain Walmart is selling candy bitcoins, at least according to a photo posted in crypto forums. A dollar will get you half a dozen in a bag under the ?Everyday Low Price? banner. ?The mode..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 21:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market

Canadian Dollar Falls as NAFTA 2.0 Agreement Remain Elusive


"Canadian Dollar Falls as NAFTA 2.0 Agreement Remain Elusive The USD/CAD rose 0.66 percent on Tuesday. The currency pair is trading at 1.3178 ahead of the release of the Bank of Canada (BoC) monetary p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 21:40
Taggar: bank, currency, currency pair, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar falls to 6-week low on NAFTA concerns


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground this week. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3167, up 0.56% on the day. On the release front, manufacturing data will be in focus on b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 15:04
Taggar: dollar, trading

Dollar Beginning Autumn FX Trading Season on a Rising Note


"With trade war fears still on the front burner, the dollar’s first post-Labor Day movement has been mostly upward especially against emerging market currencies. The dollar has climbed 2.1% again..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 14:35
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

OANDA Trading Podcast ( The Bigger Picture on MoneyFM 89.)


"Stephen Innes, Head of Trading APAC, Oanda walks us through what is causing the Australian Dollar to slide, and whether this trend is set to continue.   Money FM 89.3 Singapore"

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 11:27
Taggar: dollar, trading

The dollar has turned resoundingly bid


"Currency Markets London currency desks are wasting little time getting into the fray as the US dollar has turned resounding bid. Some factors could have traders pressing the buy button. In the Fixed i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 10:05
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

Gold dips but EM risk supports


"Sept 4 (Reuters) – Gold prices inched down on Tuesday as the dollar hit a one-week high on the back of intensifying global trade tensions and economic worries in emerging markets. Gold prices ar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-04 06:42
Taggar: currency, dollar, gold, market, rate

Indonesia rupiah hits more than 20 year low


"The Indonesian rupiah fell to its weakest level against the dollar in more than 20 years on Monday, prompting the country’s central bank to say that it will intervene. Bank Indonesia said on Mon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 17:20
Taggar: bank, dollar, foreign exchange, market, report

Oman minister doesn?t see oil prices above $80 this year


"Oil prices are unlikely to break out of the mid-$70 level, Oman’s oil and gas minister told CNBC Monday, adding that he thought prices were currently “fair.” “I think for the r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 16:57
Taggar: dollar, oil

Indonesian Rupiah hits the skids


"Brace yourselves: there may be more pain to come for Indonesia?s rupiah. Analysts say the currency of Southeast Asia?s biggest economy is set to breach the level of 15,000 per dollar for the first tim..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 08:46
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, financial

Aussie dips to 21-month low on retail sales miss


"Aussie dips to 21-month low It was a bad start to a new month for the Aussie as a combination of a stronger dollar and weak data sent the antipodean currency to its lowest level versus the dollar sinc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-09-03 05:34
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, retail sales

US Dollar Mixed on Trade Deal Versus Trade War Balance


"The US dollar is mixed in the last week of August. Risk aversion has risen after the US-Canada deal is close, but not agreed and new US tariffs on Chinese goods could start next week lifting the green..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 20:31
Taggar: dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar under pressure as NAFTA talks heat up


"The Canadian dollar has lost ground on Friday, continuing the trend seen on Thursday. In the North American session, Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3049, up 0.53% on the day. On the release front..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 14:01
Taggar: dollar, price index, trading

Trump trade talk hurts stocks and EM currencies


"Friday August 31: Five things the markets are talking about The threat of global growth taking a hit from a damaging U.S-China relationship remains ‘front and center.’ Global equities trad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 12:18
Taggar: dollar, market

China?s yuan surges as PMI data beats estimates


"Yuan advances versus the dollar first time in four days The release of China?s August PMI data confirmed that the Chinese economy appears to be robust, despite the ongoing tariff wars with the US. Man..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 05:21
Taggar: dollar, economy, market

August in Figures


"Many stock markets performed well in August as such had in July. Exceptions were those in the U.K., Switzerland, and Canada. The yen and Swiss franc rose against the dollar, which otherwise advanced a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-31 01:39
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar dips after soft GDP, NAFTA talks continue


"The Canadian dollar has reversed directions on Thursday and posted considerable losses. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2997, up 0.69% on the day. On the release front, Canadian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-30 16:04
Taggar: dollar, price index, trading

Lots of Data but Not Much Market Movement as Monthend Approaches


"The dollar’s down 0.3% against the yen but up 0.2% relative to the loonie, euro, Aussie dollar and Chinese yuan. Ten-year sovereign debt yields have slid back 3 basis points in Germany, 2 bps in..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-30 15:23
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, gold, loonie, point

EM currencies feel the heat


"Thursday August 30: Five things the markets are talking about Emerging currencies have sold off sharply again overnight after Argentina?s peso suffered its biggest one-day decline in three-years, with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-30 13:09
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

Aussie hit as Private Capex misses estimate


"Expenditure shrinks most in seven quarters Australia?s private capital expenditure declined 2.5% in Q2, the most since 2016, data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics today showed. Expectat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-30 05:27
Taggar: dollar

Turkish Lira hit again as economic confident slides


"Turkey’s economic confidence has dropped to its lowest level in almost a decade, heaping more pressure on the country’s trembling currency. One measure of economic confidence for August hi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 15:05
Taggar: currency, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steady ahead of current account, US GDP


"The Canadian dollar has paused from this week’s mini-rally. In Wednesday trade, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2940, up 0.08% on the day. On the release front, Canada publishes current account, with th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 14:04
Taggar: dollar, report, trading

The Dollar Drift


"The Dollar Drift Capital markets continue to digest various narratives getting pushed in many directions but continue to position on a very short horizon given absolute uncertainties, while US equity..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 02:25
Taggar: dollar, market

Brexit EU Remarks Ease Global Trade Tensions


"The US dollar finished mixed on Wednesday against major currencies. The EU?s Chief Brexit Negotiator for the EU announced that they are prepared to offer Britain a unique partnership. The news boosted..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-29 00:15
Taggar: currencies, dollar, pound

Morgan Creek Launches Digital Asset Index Fund for Institutional Investors


"Morgan Creek Digital, an asset management firm backed by multi-billion dollar investment advisor Morgan Creek Capital Management, has announced the launch of the Digital Asset Index Fund in partnershi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 16:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, investment

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar jumps to 10-week high as US-Mexico reach trade deal


"The Canadian dollar has gained ground on Tuesday, after posting strong gains on Monday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2919, down 0.37% on the day. On the release front, the U.S releases CB Consum..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 14:15
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, point, trading

Trump Again Monopolizing the News Cycle


"Today’s news centers on President Trump. Accuses Google of rigged search results. Offers belated thanks for John McCain’s service to the country. Completes a bilateral trade deal with Mexi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 14:13
Taggar: dollar

PR: SPIN Protocol ? a New Blockchain Solution for Fast Growing but Easy to Manipulate Influencer Marketing


"Influencers are individuals or organizations with a significant number of audience on social media. Currently, influencer marketing has emerged to be one of the most powerful marketing tools in the gl..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, investment, market

Commodities Weekly: Oil at three-week high on supply concerns


"A less hawkish-sounding speech by Fed Chairman Powell at Jackson Hole pressured an already sliding dollar last week, and helped both metals and agricultural commodities to push higher. A more hopeful..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-28 06:21
Taggar: dollar, oil

USD/CAD ? Loonie rallies hard on Nafta hopes


"The CAD (C$1.2975) dollar has rallied aggressively this morning against the USD. It’s been pushed higher on Nafta optimism, but on the crosses there is little change (EUR/CAD ?1.5129, GBP/CAD £1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 16:52
Taggar: announcement, dollar

USD/CAD ? Lack of data leaves Canadian dollar lower


"The Canadian dollar has recorded slight gains in the Monday session, paring some of the losses seen on Friday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3047, up 0.17% on the day. There are on Canadian or U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 14:18
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, trading

Dollar Up against Turkish Lira but Down Versus Mexican Peso


"There’s been little net movement of the dollar against the euro (+0.1) or yen (-0.1%), loonie (+0.1%), or Aussie and New Zealand dollars (0.2). Sterling and the Swiss franc are each unchanged fr..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 13:52
Taggar: aussie, dollar, gold, loonie, oil

PR: The World Blockchain Forum Returns to London Bigger and Better Than Ever


"World Blockchain Forum has been instrumental in the raising of over $6.3 Billion dollars this year through Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and Security Token Offerings (STOs). Keynote provided the platf..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-27 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

GBP/NZD in Ascending Triangle on Weekly Chart


"The British pound entered a rather long period of consolidation against the New Zealand dollar back in October-November 2017 and is trading inside a narrowing range..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-26 18:42
Taggar: dollar, pound, trading

EUR/USD Can Bounce into Uptrend on Inverse Head-and-Shoulders


"The euro has formed an easily detectable inverted head-and-shoulders pattern after its August 9–10 rapid drop against the US dollar. The H4 chart of EUR/USD shows the..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-26 18:26
Taggar: dollar

US Dollar Drops After Powell Stresses Gradual Approach to Rates


"The US dollar is lower against most major pairs on Friday. The greenback was waiting for U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Powell?s speech at the central bank summit in Jackson Hole but in the end no new inf..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 22:55
Taggar: bank, dollar, inflation, rate, share

Dollar Down, Stocks Mixed Ahead of Powell?s Speech at Jackson Hole


"The dollar posted overnight declines of 0.7% against the Aussie currency, 0.5% relative to the Chines yuan, 0.4% against the kiwi, 0.3% vis-a-vis the euro and sterling, 0.2% versus the Mexican peso an..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 14:07
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar stems slide, U.S durable goods next


"The Canadian dollar is steady in the Friday session, after recording sharp losses on Thursday. In North American trade, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3066, down 0.11% on the day. On the release front, inves..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-24 13:11
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, report, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Falls After US Tariffs on China Kick In


"The Canadian dollar fell on Thursday as the US dollar rebounded after US tariffs on Chinese goods came into effect and the Trump administration threaten action against South Africa. There were signs t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 23:02
Taggar: dollar

USD/JPY ? Japanese yen dips, inflation reports next


"The U.S dollar has posted broad gains in Thursday trade, and USD/JPY has also moved higher. In the North American session, the pair is trading at 111.14, up 0.53% on the day. In the U.S, employment cl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 17:52
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar dips as greenback recovers


"The Canadian dollar has posted losses in the Thursday session, erasing the losses seen on Wednesday. In North American trade, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3038, down 0.32% on the day. In economic news, U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 14:51
Taggar: dollar, employment, profit, rate, trading

Investors Sifting Through Diverse Array of Market Movers


"The dollar rose 0.8% against the Aussie dollar, 0.3% relative to the Mexican peso and kiwi, 0.2% versus the yen, and 0.1% against the euro and sterling. The dollar slipped 0.3% against the Chinese yua..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 14:27
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

Tariffs support U.S dollar


"Thursday August 23: Five things the markets are talking about The U.S dollar has rallied for the first time in six-sessions as the markets waits for rhetoric from Jackson Hole where a meeting of globa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 12:53
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

Aussie drops on Turnbull turbulence


"Aussie leader losing support The Australian dollar kicked off the week with a weaker bias as the beleaguered prime minister appears to be losing the leadership. Following a spate of cabinet resignatio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-23 05:08
Taggar: aussie, dollar, market

USDCAD Canadian Dollar Rises Despite US Fed Minutes Suggesting September Rate Hike


"The Canadian dollar rose 0.29 on Wednesaday against the US dollar. The USD/CAD is trading at 1.2996 after the U.S. Federal Reserve published the minutes from its August Federal Open Market Committee (..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 20:32
Taggar: bank, dollar, market, point, trading

Dollar Falls on Political Pressure


"Benchmark U.S. government debt yields slid to six-week lows on a flight to safety bid and the dollar weakened further on Wednesday as investors assess how a conviction and a guilty plea of two former..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 19:40
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar shrugs off soft retail sales reports


"The Canadian dollar has posted small gains in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3016, down 0.18% on the day. In economic news, Canadian retail sales and core reta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 14:37
Taggar: dollar, retail sales, trading

Dollar Softens Further


"The dollar lost some further modest ground against major currencies like the euro (0.3%), Swiss franc and Canadian dollar (0.2%), and New Zealand dollar (0.1%). The dollar edged up 0.1% against the Au..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-22 14:13
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, dollar, rate

EUR/USD ? Has Trump ended the decline?


"Central Bank Pressure and Intervention Speculation Weigh on USD Donald Trump’s recent comments on the dollar, in which he openly criticized the central banks of the US and the eurozone, may have..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 17:12
Taggar: bank, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar gains continue, wholesales sales next


"The Canadian dollar has posted small gains in the Tuesday session, continuing the trend seen on Monday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3023, down 0.16% on the day. In economic news, Canada release..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 13:24
Taggar: dollar, report, retail sales, trading

Trump accuses China of currency manipulation


"Donald Trump has again accused China of manipulating its currency to combat US tariffs. The accusation, made in an interview with Reuters, echoes claims the US President made during his 2016 campaign..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 13:18
Taggar: currency, dollar, rate

Market spooked on Trump?s U.S dollar comments


"Tuesday August 21: Five things the markets are talking about The ‘big’ dollar has dropped for a fourth consecutive session, along with U.S Treasuries after President Trump criticized his o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 12:53
Taggar: dollar, market, point, rate

Aussie firmer as Turnbull survives leadership vote


"AUD/USD higher as uncertainty fades The Australian dollar extended its current rally versus the US dollar to a fourth day as Malcolm Turnbull won the Liberal Party leadership challenge. He had declare..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 08:26
Taggar: bull, dollar

Commodities Weekly: Trade talk hopes lift metals


"The US dollar is taking a break from its recent strong rally and the near-term weakness is helping metals rebound from multi-month lows. The agricultural sector is mixed with sugar still struggling to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-21 05:54
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Lack of data leaves Canadian dollar slightly lower


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3071, up 0.07% on the day. In economic news, there are no data releases on either side of the b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 14:28
Taggar: dollar, trading

Few Data Releases, Firmer Share Prices and Metals, Steady Oil and Sovereign Debt Yields


"Dollar/yen is unchanged. The dollar is down 0.3% against the yuan but has risen 0.3% against the euro, 0.2% relative to the Australian dollar, kiwi, and Mexican peso, and 0.1% versus the Swiss franc..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 12:56
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

Trade and Jackson Hole talks top dollar bulls agenda


"Monday August 20: Five things the markets are talking about With “risk-on and off” trading strategies dominating proceedings this summer, expect this to be another action packed week despi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 12:15
Taggar: bear, currency, currency pair, dollar, market, rate, trading

US dollar slumbers at the start of the week


"Dollar stays range-bound as Jackson Hole Meeting looms Trading activity was subdued in the Asian session with most currency pairs confined to tight ranges with little on the data calendar to spur trad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 09:50
Taggar: bull, currencies, currency, currency pair, dollar, margin, trading

Dollar takes a rest ahead of Jackson Hole


"Dollar steady on a data-dry start to the week It has been a quiet start to the week in currency markets, with most pairs confined to tight ranges with little on the data calendar to spur trading. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-20 05:28
Taggar: bull, currencies, currency, dollar, margin, market, trading

India Bitconnect Head Arrested


"Alleged India Bitconnect head, Divyesh Darji, was arrested this week at a airport in Delhi as he arrived from Dubai. He and conspirators are accused of bilking millions of dollars (Rs 88,000 crore) fr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-19 20:40
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, financial, report

UK Exchange Launches First FCA-Regulated Bitcoin Cash Futures Contracts


"The UK-based cryptocurrency futures exchange, Crypto Facilities, has announced the launch of the first Bitcoin Cash – Dollar (BCH/USD) futures. Crypto Facilities is regulated by the U.K. Financi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-17 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, financial

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar Jumps on Strong CPI


"The Canadian dollar has improved in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3082, down 0.57% on the day. On the release front, Canada’s monthly CPI was unexpectedly strong, climbi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-17 15:45
Taggar: consumer sentiment, cpi, dollar, trading

Fresh Bout of Weakness in Turkish Lira


"The dollar was little changed on net overnight against the the euro, Swiss franc, sterling, yuan, Canadian dollar, Australian dollar or New Zealand dollar, but it jumped 4.8% against the Turkish lira..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-17 14:16
Taggar: dollar, finance

Dollar softens amid greater risk appetite


"Dollar slides for a third straight day The value of the US dollar, as measured by a basket of six major currencies fell for a third consecutive day as risk appetite gained an additional foothold. Buil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-17 09:59
Taggar: currencies, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar trading sideways as manufacturing sales within expectations


"The Canadian dollar has steadied in the Thursday session, after considerable losses on Wednesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3143, up 0.02% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Manufactu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 15:40
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

Canada: Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, June 2018


"Manufacturing sales rose 1.1% to $58.1 billion in June, following a 1.5% increase in May. The increase in June was mainly due to sharply higher sales in the petroleum and coal product industry, while..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 14:38
Taggar: dollar

Turkish Lira erases its economic attack losses


"Thursday August 16: Five things the markets are talking about This week, the mighty U.S dollar has gained traction from safe-haven investment flows on the back of trade disputes between the U.S and Ch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 12:36
Taggar: dollar, investment, market, report

Dollar slides with risk on as US-China head for trade talks


"Equities rise, the dollar dips and the yen slides A more positive mood permeated through Asian markets during today?s session following a mid-morning statement from China?s Ministry of Commerce saying..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-16 10:11
Taggar: dollar, market

Coinhive Mints Quarter Million Dollars in Monero a Month, Report Reveals


"?he profitability of cryptocurrency mining is decreasing on the backdrop of this year?s persistently bearish markets but Coinhive seems to be doing pretty well. The browser-based miner has earned a qu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 22:15
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currency, dollar, market, profit, report

USD/CAD ? sharp US retail sales weigh on Canadian dollar


"The Canadian dollar is down considerably in the Wednesday session, erasing the gains which marked Tuesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3144, up 0.67% on the day. On the release front, there are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 19:26
Taggar: dollar, retail sales, trading

Commodities Fall on Wednesday as USD Rebounds


"Commodities across the board are selling off on Wednesday as the emerging market currency crisis continues to wreak havoc in global markets. Metals in particular are suffering as a higher dollar cause..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 16:54
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

Dollar Rebounds Against EM and Energy


"The dollar resumed its rise on Wednesday, surging to new 13-month highs and upping pressure on commodities, emerging markets and global stocks, though the Turkish lira managed out to eke out a second..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 16:25
Taggar: dollar, market, point

Global Equities Slide Amid Policy Changes in Turkey, China, and Indonesia


"Turkey raised tariffs on a slew of U.S. imported goods, including the doubling of those on cars and alcoholic beverages. In a move to boost the beleaguered lira by impeding short selling of the curren..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 14:26
Taggar: currency, dollar

Higher inflation could stem the Pound?s 10-day slide


"AUD/USD hits lowest in 19-months Further signs that China?s economy may be slowing helped push the Australian dollar to its lowest level since January 2017, with the antipodean currency poised for its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 10:13
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, economy, trading

Aussie drops on hints of potential China slowdown


"AUD/USD hits lowest in 19-months Further signs that China?s economy may be slowing helped push the Australian dollar to its lowest level since January 2017, though the fall was cushioned somewhat by a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-15 05:54
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Rises as Risk Appetite Returns to Market


"The Canadian dollar appreciated on Tuesday as the Turkish lira stabilized following a pledge from the Finance Minister to support the currency. Risk aversion fears had driven investors to seek the saf..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 21:19
Taggar: currency, dollar, finance, market

Turkish Lira Rebounds as Finance Minster Vows to Support Currency


"The Turkish lira recovered some of its losses on Tuesday, with the country?s finance minister pledging to take steps to support the under-pressure currency. There was some respite for the lira after d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 19:57
Taggar: currency, dollar, finance

A Rebound in Many Emerging Market Currencies


"The dollar has settled back 5.3% against the Turkish lira, 1.6% relative to the South African rand, 1.5% versus the Russian ruble, 0.9% vis-a-vis the Mexican peso, 0.5% against the Brazilian real and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 15:12
Taggar: dollar

Crypto-Powered Fantasy Football League to Raise $100 Million in ICO


"A blockchain startup wants to raise nearly $100 million dollars to create a new form of fantasy football aimed to bring fans together."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 14:40
Taggar: dollar

Commodities Weekly: Gold below $1,200 as Turkey tremors boost dollar


"Many commodities are falling victim to the dollar’s strength as risk-aversion trades gain popularity. Most agricultural assets are suffering from supply overhangs while metals continue to take t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-14 05:56
Taggar: dollar, gold, oil

Loonie hanging tough against the crosses, forget USD/CAD


"CAD ‘bulls’ are looking to the crosses for some early week wins, especially GBP (£1.6766) and EUR (?1.4980) and will avoid the pain of the long dollar positions in this ‘risk offR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 19:01
Taggar: bull, dollar, market

Turkey must ensure independence of central bank


"German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Turkey on Monday to ensure the independence of its central bank as other senior officials said that Turkey?s economic woes were causing great concern. The Turkish..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 18:18
Taggar: bank, dollar, economy

Deepening Turkish Crisis Kindles Contagion Fears


"The dollar has appreciated another 8.7% against the Turkish lira and is hovering around 7/USD. The lira touched a record low of 7.2 per dollar earlier. Turkish share prices have fallen 4.7%, and the 1..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 14:20
Taggar: bank, dollar, market, point, share

A market bloodbath as Turkey fever spreads


"Just when you though it was safe to invest in an asset that made sense, be it forex, bonds or stocks, fear and contagion has suddenly appeared, and in under 48-hours has severely bullied emerging mark..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 12:44
Taggar: bull, dollar, forex, market

Euro touches lowest in more than a year as Turkey effect continues


"Turkey says it has an action plan The EUR touched a 13-month low versus the US dollar as trading got underway this week, with markets preparing for more turmoil involving the Turkish lira. The seeming..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 04:20
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, economy, market, oil, trading

An In-Depth Look at the Cryptocurrency Economy?s ?Stablecoin? Trend


"Back in the early days, cryptocurrency enthusiasts used to laugh at the thought of a stable cryptocurrency pegged to a specific fiat currency like the US dollar. Although nowadays things have changed..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-13 02:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, currency trade, dollar, economy

Dollar Higher as Risk Appetite Vanishes


"The US dollar appreciated versus most major pairs on Friday. The Japanese yen outperformed the greenback as a safe haven, but all other major currencies suffered heavy losses during the week. Tense tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 20:45
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower on Contagion Fears


"Canadian Jobs Impress but Loonie Lower on Global Contagion Fears The Canadian dollar is lower on Friday. The USD/CAD is trading at 1.3083. Statistics Canada released a stronger than expected employmen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-10 15:37
Taggar: dollar, employment, loonie, rate, report, trading

Reuters Poll Shows Loonie Rising But NAFTA a Question Mark


"Canada?s dollar will rise over the coming year as the Bank of Canada hikes interest rates and higher oil prices become more supportive of the currency, a Reuters poll showed, but it will take a NAFTA..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 18:46
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, foreign exchange, oil, rate

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower after Flight to Safety from Investors


"NAFTA Optimism not Lifting Loonie The Canadian dollar is lower on Thursday awaiting employment data to be released early on Friday. The diplomatic row between Canada and Saudi Arabia continues as both..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 17:02
Taggar: dollar, employment, loonie, oil

Declines in Kiwi, Ruble and Turkish Lira


"The dollar advanced overnight by 1.6% against the New Zealand dollar, 0.9% versus the Russian ruble, and some 2.5% vis-a-vis the Turkish lira. Not only did the latest review of New Zealand monetary po..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-09 14:54
Taggar: dollar, rate

Saudi Arabia sells off Canadian assets, loonie falls


"It’s being reported by FT that the Saudi’s are selling off Canadian assets in response to Ottawa?s criticism of the arrest of a female activist last week. Apparently, the Saudi central ban..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 15:22
Taggar: bank, dollar, report

Sterling Continues to Stumble on Hard Brexit Fears


"Sterling hit new 2018 lows of EUR 0.9019 and $1.2859. The dollar is 0.6% stronger against the pound than its Tuesday closing level. The dollar is also up 0.3% versus the loonie, down 0.3% relative to..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 14:12
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, pound

Aussie unmoved by narrower China trade surplus


"Both imports and exports higher than estimate Imports rose 27.3% y/y in US dollar terms, the fastest pace of growth since January, and beat economists? forecasts of +16.2% by a large margin. Exports a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 10:05
Taggar: dollar, margin

Dollar steady as China trade data looms


"The US dollar had a bit of a rollercoaster ride yesterday as weakness in the Asian session was reversed in the US session and the greenback finished almost where it started the day. PBOC?s ?verbal int..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-08 03:36
Taggar: dollar

Cannot keep the ?big? dollar down


"The European and Asian sessions were happy to book ‘long’ dollar profits, but North America has decided to renew their acquaintance with the dollar bulls. A lack of major economic data rel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 17:15
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, profit, report

China Introduces 20% Margin on Yuan Futures


"China has tightened controls on trading in its yuan to discourage speculators after a decline against the dollar amid a tariff dispute with Washington fueled fears of a damaging outflow of capital fro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 17:13
Taggar: dollar, economy, trading

US Warns Trading Partners About Doing Business With Iran


"Donald Trump has warned America?s trading partners that anyone who does business with Iran will not be doing business with the US, after his administration reimposed blanket sanctions. The US presiden..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 17:01
Taggar: dollar, gold, trading

Decentralized Apps Might Be the Future but They?re Not the Present


"To their proponents, dapps ? decentralized applications ? are the future of internet. To their critics, they?re multi-million dollar sinkholes, with huge development costs, poor UI, and no users. Are..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 16:35
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Softer Dollar but Higher Share Prices


"The dollar softened overnight by 0.6% against the Aussie dollar, 0.4% relative to the yuan and euro, 0.3% vis-a-vis the peso, loonie and kiwi, 0.2% versus the yen and Swiss franc, and 0.1% against ste..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 14:30
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Dollar rally takes a time out


"Tuesday August 7: Five things the markets are talking about Most global equities found traction overnight as earnings season continues, helping support investor sentiment against a backdrop of trade w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 12:32
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, market

PR: Stemcell-pj ? Tech to Reverse Ageing: Blockchain Startup Joins the Fight for Longevity


"The mythical fountain of youth. The tales of it appeared in writings by Herodotus, it was sought by the emperors of ancient China, for its sake alchemists spent years trying to create a philosopher's..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 11:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, dollar, rate

?People?s Money? Crypto to Outlast Fiat ?Scam? ? Rich Dad, Poor Dad Author


"The author of the best-selling book ?Rich Dad, Poor Dad?, Robert Kiyosaki, has spoken in favor of virtual currencies during a recent podcast. Mr. Kiyosaki described the United States Dollar (USD) as c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-07 03:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, dollar, financial

Indian Exchange Zebpay Enables Trueusd (TUSD) Stablecoin Trading


"One of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in India, Zebpay, has enabled Trueusd (TUSD) trading, deposits and withdrawals. The dollar-pegged stablecoin is offered as an alternative to fiat trading wh..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-06 19:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, dollar, trading

China?s yuan extends gains after PBOC measures on Friday


"Costs to go short yuan increase News late Friday that the PBOC was imposing a reserve requirement of 20% on some trading of foreign-exchange forwards, effective today, saw the Chinese currency rally s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-06 05:04
Taggar: currency, dollar, trading

US Dollar Takes NFP Hit But Ends Up Higher on the Week


"The US dollar fell on Friday after the U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) came in below expectations with only a gain of 157,000 but otherwise the unemployment rate dropped to 3.9 percent and wage growth re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 22:22
Taggar: dollar, employment, rate

PR: BUBI Launches Code Review Bounty Program


"The Bubi Code Review Bounty Program, organized by the Bubi Technical Community, will be officially launched on August 4th, 2018. The event has prepared prizes for those who report bugs or give optimiz..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, report

The PBoC giveth the PBoC taketh


"The PBoC giveth the Pboc taketh The  PBoC adjusts the Reserve Requirement( RR)  on FX Forwards trading from 0% (nil) to 20%  but recall in Sept 2017 the RR was pulled when the Yuan was too strong this..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 13:33
Taggar: dollar, trading

NFP could lift dollar higher


"Friday August 3: Five things the markets are talking about President Trump’s unpredictability on trade is keeping capital markets on the back foot and a theme that is not expected to change anyt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-03 13:02
Taggar: dollar, market, report

Dollar Awaits Jobs Report Amid Trade Uncertainty


"The US dollar is higher against major pairs on Thursday in anticipation of a strong U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP). The U.S. Federal Reserve kept rates unchanged on Wednesday and without a press confere..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 23:59
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

Share Prices Falter? British and Czech Central Bank Rates Hiked


"The tone of tariff threats between the United States and China has intensified. The Turkish lira tumbled to an all-time low beyond the 5 per dollar level yesterday in response to the imposition of U.S..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-08-02 14:25
Taggar: dollar, inflation

Gold Loses Safe Haven Appeal


"Gold is supposed to be a haven, a place for investors to turn during tumultuous times. But in the middle of a trade war, gold has fallen into a correction, down more than 10% from its high for the yea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 17:43
Taggar: dollar, gold

Exhausting Barrage of Data and Developments on Final Day of July


"The dollar recovered 0.4% against the yen while sliding 0.3% relative to the euro and Australian dollar, 0.2% versus sterling and 0.1% vis-a-vis the loonie and Swiss franc. The Bank of Japan changed t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 15:52
Taggar: bank, dollar, loonie, margin, market

USD/CAD Loonie Higher on Strong Monthly GDP


"The Canadian dollar appreciated versus the US on Tuesday after the stronger than expected monthly GDP report. The Canadian economy expanded at a 0.5 percent rate in May versus the anticipated 0.3 perc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 15:50
Taggar: dollar, economy, rate, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar unchanged ahead of GDP


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3042, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases its monthly GDP report, which..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 13:37
Taggar: dollar, inflation, price index, report, trading

Commodities Weekly: No traction for commodities as the dollar softens


"The US dollar is facing a mild period of weakness ahead of a slew of central bank rate decisions and key data this week. Despite the dollar?s retracement, commodities have mostly failed to capitalize..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 08:38
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate

July in Figures


"Net dollar movement against currencies in other well-developed economies was modest in July, but the U.S. currency extended gains against developing country monies. The rise in long-term U.S. interest..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 01:10
Taggar: bank, currencies, currency, dollar, rate

Dollar Higher After Trump Administration Reopens Talks with China


"The US dollar rose on Tuesday after American inflation data was in line with expectations and consumer confidence came out higher than forecasted. The U.S. Federal Reserve wraps up its two day Federal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-31 00:59
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, inflation, market

US Dollar Lower on Monday Ahead of Central Bank Announcements


"The US dollar is lower against most major pairs on Monday. The week will feature a host of central bank policy announcement that kick off with the Bank of Japan (BOJ) on Monday night. The Fed is not e..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 21:20
Taggar: announcement, bank, dollar

Oil Rises Above $70 Ahead of Central Banks


"Oil prices rose back above $70 a barrel on Monday, with U.S. crude on pace for its best one-day dollar gain in over a month, after four weeks of losses for the benchmark. The contract to deliver inter..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 20:36
Taggar: dollar, oil

Stocks Steady Ahead of Central Bank Busy Week


"World stocks and the dollar were broadly steady on Monday as a busy week of central bank meetings and company updates began, while Japanese government bonds sold off before possible monetary policy tw..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 15:58
Taggar: bank, dollar, point, share, shares

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar trading sideways, GDP ahead


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3047, down 0.06% on the day. There are no Canadian indicators on the schedule. In the U.S, Pend..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-30 14:32
Taggar: dollar, home sales, indicators, trading

Dollar Mixed Ahead of Busy Week in the Market


"The US dollar is mixed on Friday against major pairs. The US economy grew at a 4.1 percent pace on the second quarter according to the first estimate. The number came in right on the forecast which ha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 22:41
Taggar: dollar, economy

US Dollar Falls After GDP Meets Expectations


"The dollar dipped and Treasuries gained after data showed the U.S. economy expanded at a pace just shy of economists? expectations in the second quarter. American equity futures pared gains. U.S. GDP..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 15:27
Taggar: dollar, economy, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steady ahead of US Advance GDP


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3074, down 0.03% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators on the schedule. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-27 11:44
Taggar: dollar, indicators, market, trading

Dollar Rebounds in Anticipation of Q2 GDP Release


"The US dollar is higher across the board against major pairs on Thursday. The first estimate of second quarter gross domestic product (GDP) in the US will be published on Friday, July 27 at 8:30 am ED..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 23:34
Taggar: analysis, bank, dollar

Markets Update: BTC Gains 30% in Two Weeks, Alts Lose Correlation


"The BTC markets have gained approximately 30% in two weeks, with prices currently sitting at $8,300 USD after roughly 48 hours of consolidation above $8,000. After producing gains against the dollar..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, margin, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar hits 6-week high as US oil inventories slump


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3054, up 0.06% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators for the remain..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-26 14:09
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, goods orders, indicators, trading

Softer Dollar and Share Prices


"The dollar fell 0.8% overnight against the peso and 0.5% versus the yuan, and it has slipped 0.3% against the loonie, 0.1% vis-a-vis the Australian dollar, and 0.2% relative to the yen, euro, Swiss fr..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-25 16:27
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar edges higher, US durable goods data ahead


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3128, down 0.20% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators for the rem..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-25 14:17
Taggar: dollar, home sales, indicators, trading

Yen Loses Safe Haven Appeal


"The trade is familiar to investors worldwide: in times of turmoil, rush for cover by buying the Japanese yen. This year a global trade row has erupted, Donald Trump has lamented the dollar?s strength..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 21:08
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, oil

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar listless in light fundamentals session


"The Canadian dollar has posted small gains in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3167, down 0.04% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators on the schedul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-24 15:12
Taggar: dollar, indicators, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar jumps after sharp retail sales reports


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged in the Monday session, after strong gains on Friday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3139, down 0.02% on the day. On the release front, it’s a quiet st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 14:56
Taggar: dollar, trading

Dollar weaker at the start of the week as G-20 comments on trade wars


"Heightened fears of a switch to currency war rather than trade war The US dollar continued its softer bias in Asian trading as investors mulled whether we are heading towards a currency war rather tha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-23 05:36
Taggar: currency, dollar, trading

New BATM Supporting BTC, BCH Launches in Sofia


"A crypto teller machine exchanging a number of cryptocurrencies with fiat, including bitcoin (BTC) and bitcoin cash (BCH), will be operational next week in a Sofia mall. The BATM is a two-way device t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-22 03:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

USD Lower After Trump Fed Policy Comments


"The U.S. dollar weakened on Friday against key world currencies as President Donald Trump complained again about its strength, while U.S. and European stock markets were tepid amid fresh tariff talk a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 18:43
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market, rate

Trump ready to put tariffs on all Chinese imported goods


"President Donald Trump has indicated that he is willing to slap tariffs on every Chinese good imported to the U.S. should the need arise. “I’m ready to go to 500,” the president told..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 14:19
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steadies ahead of key consumer data


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3240, down 0.22% on the day. On the release front, the focus is on consumer indicators. CPI is exp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 11:47
Taggar: cpi, dollar, indicators, retail sales, trading

Yuan?s fall extends to a fourth straight day


"PBOC weakens yuan by most in two years at daily fix China?s central bank weakened the yuan by the biggest single daily devaluation since June 2016. While the direction of spot USD/CNH could in some wa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-20 05:15
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

Dollar Falls After Trump Disagrees with Fed Policy


"The dollar slipped slightly and Treasury yields edged lower after President Donald Trump said he disagreed with Fed policy on interest rates and objected to a strong dollar. The dollar index was at a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 19:45
Taggar: dollar, rate, trading

Stronger Dollar, Weaker Equities, Softer Gold Price But Rebound in Oil


"The dollar climbed overnight by 0.8% to a one-year high against the Chinese yuan. The greenback also gained 1.0% relative to the kiwi, 0.9% vis-a-vis the peso, 0.8% versus the Australian dollar, 0.6%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 17:19
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar slides on soft employment report


"The Canadian dollar has posted considerable losses in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3266, up 0.73% on the day. On the release front, Canadian ADP Nonfarm Employment Change p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 15:04
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

?Footy? dented U.K retail sales and pounds sterling


"Thursday July 19: Five things the markets are talking about Yesterday, the dollar retreated from a three-week high as the market cashed in on gains the currency made after two days of testimony by U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-19 12:04
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

Powerful Cryptocurrency Firms on the Road Towards Becoming Banks


"When bitcoin came out, supporters believed that the decentralized cryptocurrency would decimate the banking industry. Years later, as digital currencies became more mainstream, these networks were sud..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 19:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, market, share, shares

Dollar Rises as Powell Testimony Continues


"The dollar is unchanged against the yen but extended its rise otherwise by gaining a further 0.6% against sterling, 0.3% versus the loonie, Aussie dollar and yuan, 0.2% relative to the euro and 0.1% v..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 17:07
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currencies, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

EUR/USD Declines, Recovers on US Housing Data


"The US dollar had been winning against the single European currency during the late London and early New York trading sessions today before the poor US real estate statistics..."

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar dips, investors eye US housing numbers


"The Canadian dollar continues to have a quiet week. In the Wednesday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3238, up 0.37% on the day. In economic news, there are no Canadian events. In the U.S, markets are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 13:54
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

IBM Backs the Development of Latest New Stablecoin, Stronghold USD


"It seems like a new alternative for Tether (USDT) pops up at least once a week recently. And the latest stablecoin to hit the market involves an interesting supporter, computer technology giant IBM. S..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 11:21
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, market

USD/JPY advances to six month high post-testimony


"Economy faces years of strong jobs growth in a low inflation environment The dollar continued to push higher in Asian trading, building on gains made in the previous session after Fed Chairman Powell?..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-18 08:22
Taggar: bank, dollar, economy, inflation, trading

EUR/USD Declines Ignoring Mixed US Reports


"The euro was falling against the US dollar during the bigger part of both the European and the American trading sessions. It ignored the US fundamentals but cam..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 22:30
Taggar: dollar, industrial production, trading

Dollar Higher on News of Industrial Production Rebound and Amid Powell Testimony


"The dollar is trading above Monday closing levels by 1.0% against the Swiss franc, 0.6% versus the yen and sterling, 0.4% vis-a-vis the Australian dollar and 0.2% relative to the euro, loonie, yuan an..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 17:14
Taggar: dollar, loonie, trading

Canada: Monthly survey of manufacturing, May 2018


"Manufacturing sales increased 1.4% to $57.1 billion in May, following a 1.1% decline in April. Sales rose in 14 of 21 industries, representing 64% of total manufacturing sales. The chemical, machinery..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 14:43
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar trading sideways ahead of key manufacturing report


"The Canadian dollar continues to have a quiet week. In the Tuesday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3145, up 0.07% on the day. In economic news, Canada releases Manufacturing Sales, coming off a weak..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 13:29
Taggar: dollar, trading

IBM Is Helping Launch a Price-Stable Cryptocurrency Insured By the FDIC


"The latest attempt to create a crypto pegged to the U.S. dollar, or stablecoin, combines 21st-century technology with an invention from the 1930s."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 13:00
Taggar: dollar

Commodities Weekly: Oil tumbles on supply/demand dynamics


"Oil has been the biggest mover this week with the US-China trade war continuing to undermine the global demand outlook, despite an upbeat assessment of the US economy by Fed Chairman Powell. Gold is s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 08:27
Taggar: dollar, economy, gold, oil

Iran Considers Using Cryptocurrencies to Evade US Sanctions


"Iran may employ cryptocurrencies as part of its efforts to circumvent the upcoming US sanctions, according to a high-ranking Iranian lawmaker who said the matter will be discussed in parliament soon..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-17 05:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, trading

Bitcoin's Road Back to $7K (And the Chart Hurdles In the Way)


"Bitcoin is inching its way closer to the $7000 dollar range, but there are key technical hurdles in its way to greener pastures. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 21:15
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Strong USD Creates Market Headwinds


"While Wall Street has been focused on trade talks and diplomatic tensions over the summer, the U.S. dollar has quietly crept to its highest levels of the year. The DXY U.S. dollar index, which measure..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 17:50
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Dollar Eases a Tad In Spite of Divergent Reported Data


"The dollar declined 0.6% against the peso, 0.4% versus the Swiss franc, 0.2% relative to the euro, kiwi, loonie and sterling, and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yuan and Australian dollar. With Japanese markets c..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 16:44
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

USD/CAD- Canadian dollar subdued as U.S retail sales within expectations


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3145, down 0.07% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Foreign Securities Purchases dropped sharp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-16 14:47
Taggar: dollar, retail sales, trading

Trade ,earnings ,teapots and the US dollar


"Trade, earnings, teapots and the US dollar Strong domestic growth and on-target core inflation continue to suggest the US economy is in that happy place,  but this week’s US economic data will b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-15 14:35
Taggar: bank, dollar, economy, inflation, market

Trade War and Trump European Trip Boost US Dollar


"The US dollar was higher across the board against major pairs on Friday. Trade war concerns rose heading into the weekend and the comments from US President Donald Trump during the week sparked a rall..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 23:51
Taggar: dollar, indicators

EUR/USD Fails to Enter Downtrend, Ignores US Fundamentals


"EUR/USD was falling during the European trading session and rising during the US one today, but did not pay a lot of attention to the macroeconomic indicators. Those..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 17:52
Taggar: dollar, indicators, rate, trading

US Import Prices Fell 0.4% in June


"U.S. import prices fell the most in more than two years in June as prices for petroleum products fell and a strong dollar weighed on the costs of other goods, pointing to benign import inflation press..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 17:45
Taggar: dollar, inflation, point

Dollar Up, Stocks Listless, and Sovereign Debt Yields Lower as Week Draws to an End


"The dollar rose overnight by 0.4% against the kiwi and yuan and by 0.2% relative to the euro, loonie, Swiss franc, Aussie dollar and sterling. The dollar dipped 0.2% versus the peso and 0.1% against t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 17:29
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

USD Rises on Trade War Concerns


"The euro fell to a nine-day low on Friday after data showing a record Chinese trade surplus stirred worries about a deeper United States-China trade conflict, encouraging investors into the safety of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 17:27
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar dips, US consumer confidence next


"The Canadian dollar has posted losses in the Friday session, erasing the gains from the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3197, up 0.31% on the day. There are no Canadian releases o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 12:58
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

OKCoin Exchange Launches in US With Fiat-to-Crypto Trading


"Crypto exchange OKCoin has launched a branch in the U.S. market to offer trading services between U.S. dollars and several major cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 08:15
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market, trading

OKCoin Exchange Launches in US Offering Fiat-to-Crypto Trading


"Crypto exchange OKCoin has launched a branch in the U.S. market to offer trading services between U.S. dollars and several major cryptocurrencies. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 08:15
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market, trading

First signs of tariffs impact in China?s June trade numbers


"Imports drop as tariff wars bite Today?s release of China?s trade data for June showed imports starting to feel the effect of tariff implementation, while exports managed a small increase. Imports ros..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 08:11
Taggar: dollar

The Billion-Dollar Quest to Eliminate Smart Contract Bugs


"You can?t have software without bugs. Every major piece of code is subject to extensive debugging, which is an inevitable part of the development process. But when that code controls digital assets wo..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-13 04:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Dollar Gains vs JPY and CHF


"The U.S. dollar held steady at a six-month high against the Japanese yen and a two-month high against the Swiss franc on Thursday, bolstered by solid inflation data and investor sentiment that the gre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 22:05
Taggar: dollar, inflation, investment

EUR/USD Recovers on Mixed US Data


"The euro had fallen against the US dollar during the first half of the European trading session before the US macroeconomic data was released. Following the release..."

Tether Hires Former Bank Analyst as Chief Compliance Officer


"Tether, the company behind the dollar-tied USDT, has hired a chief compliance officer from the eighth-largest bank in North America."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 19:40
Taggar: bank, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar halts slide, U.S consumer inflation remains soft


"The Canadian dollar has posted gains in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3152, down 0.43% on the day. In the U.S, the focus is on inflation reports. CPI edged down to 0.1%, shy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-12 14:20
Taggar: cpi, dollar, employment, inflation, inflation reports, report, trading

EUR/USD Trades Mostly Unfazed by US Macro Indicators


"The EUR/USD currency pair has experienced some intraday volatility during the early European trading session, but mostly ignored the US fundamentals, which were rather good. The eu..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-11 17:00
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar dips, BoC rate decision looms


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3154, up 0.31% on the day. On the release front, In the U.S, the focus is on inflation reports..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-11 13:54
Taggar: bank, dollar, inflation, inflation reports, rate, report, trading

Bank of Canada Expected to Hike on Wednesday


"The US dollar is mixed against majors on Tuesday. The JPY has lost as risk appetite is back in vogue with investors and the GBP has risen after the market digested the resignations of pro-Brexit membe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 23:33
Taggar: bank, dollar, market, rate

Weak European Data Out but Little Fresh News on the Trade War Front


"The dollar overnight gained 0.4% against the yen, 0.3% relative to the euro, Swiss franc and yuan, 0.2% versus the kiwi and 0.1% relative to the Australian currencies and the loonie. The Trump Adminis..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 16:46
Taggar: currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steady as construction reports sparkle


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in Tuesday trading. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3128, up 0.15% on the day. On the release front, Canadian construction data beat expectations. Housin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-10 14:44
Taggar: day trading, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steady after solid employment numbers close out week


"The Canadian dollar has ticked lower in Friday trading. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3075, down 0.11% on the day. On the release front, it’s a quiet start to the trading week. The sole U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-09 14:45
Taggar: day trading, dollar, trading

Hyperbitcoinization: $100mil Per Coin by 2030


"The ultimate success of bitcoin core (BTC), hyperbitcoinization, contains the possibility of a purposeful and bright future. Inevitable mass adoption will lead to a globally dominant currency. Pushing..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-08 03:25
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

For the USD , it?s all about this week?s CPI.


"For the USD, it’s all about this week’s CPI. Markets dismissed the opening salvo of the  US -Sino trade war as dated news. However, after another Goldilocks NFP,  US stock markets traded p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-08 01:58
Taggar: bear, cpi, dollar, gold, market

Trade Uncertainty Hits Dollar?s Confidence


"Trade Uncertainty Hits Dollar Confidence The US dollar fell against major pairs on Friday despite a strong June jobs report due to the impending start of tariffs against Chinese goods and the retaliat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 23:33
Taggar: dollar, economy, report

Weaker Dollar as Trade Tensions Intensify


"The dollar is down today by 0.6% against the euro and kiwi, 0.5% relative to sterling and the Australian dollar, 0.4% versus the Swiss franc, 0.3% against the loonie, and 0.2% versus the yen. The Chin..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 17:45
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

After China Retaliates on Trade Trump Threatens more Tariffs


"Donald Trump has threatened to impose tariffs worth hundreds of billions of dollars on Chinese imports to the US as a trade war between the world’s two largest economies began on Friday. US tari..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 17:42
Taggar: dollar

USD Lower After Strong Jobs Report


"The dollar fell on Friday after data showed the U.S. economy created more jobs than expected in June, but a closely-watched inflation gauge ? wage growth ? rose less than forecast, while the unemploym..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 15:57
Taggar: dollar, economy, employment, inflation, rate

The Daily: Bittrex Invades Europe and Blockchain Gets Raunchy


"From the sublime to the smutty, today?s Bitcoin in Brief runs the full gamut of emotions and stories. These include Bittrex?s new foray into Europe, EOS? quest to offload its billion-dollar warchest a..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 13:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar subdued ahead of Canadian, US job numbers


"The Canadian dollar continues to show little movement. In the Friday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3134, up 0.01% on the day. On the release front, employment data is in the spotlight on both sides..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-06 11:14
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

USD Falters Ahead of Jobs Report and Start of Chinese Goods Tariffs


"The US dollar is mixed against major pairs on Thursday. Reports of a zero tariff on auto imports between the EU and the US boosted the EUR as private payrolls and jobless claims disappointed in the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-05 21:55
Taggar: dollar, point, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steady ahead of FOMC minutes, US job data disapppoints


"The Canadian dollar has inched lower in Thursday trading. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3123, down 0.17% on the day. On the release front, employment data is in the spotlight. ADP nonfarm payroll..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-05 14:38
Taggar: day trading, dollar, employment, trading

Lack of U.S. Leadership on This Independence Day Depresses Market Action


"The dollar is unchanged against the yen, kiwi and loonie, up 0.2% relative to the euro and 0.1% versus the Swiss franc and Aussie dollar, and down by 0.1% vis-a-vis sterling and the yuan. Stocks in Eu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 17:52
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar quiet, investors eye FOMC minutes


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in Wednesday trading. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3147, up 0.06% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian or U.S events. Markets in the U.S are c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 15:43
Taggar: day trading, dollar, market, trading

The Yuan airbrake


"The Yuan airbrake Thankfully for regional risk, the PBoC engaged the Yuan airbrake yesterday afternoon and at least for the time being, with the help of Chinese state-owned banks who were seen selling..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-04 02:21
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, market

New US Made Car Prices Would Also Rise After Tariffs


"Prices of new cars and trucks could jump by several thousand dollars in the U.S. if President Donald Trump follows through on his threat to raise tariffs on imports. The same likely would hold true ev..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 19:01
Taggar: dollar, spread

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar edges higher, Canadian manufacturing PMI next


"The Canadian dollar has recorded small gains on Tuesday, after starting the week with slight losses. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3160, down 0.21% on the day. On the release front, there are no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-03 15:10
Taggar: dollar, indicators, trading

Dollar at Mid-2018


"Unlike several past eras, the dollar is not currently experiencing a multiyear directional bias. Against other currencies monitored regularly on this web site, the U.S. currency rose in more instances..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 21:06
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar

Third Quarter Begins with Dramatic Dollar Appreciation and Stock Market Losses


"The dollar strengthened 1.1% versus the peso and kiwi, 0.8% relative to the yuan and Australian dollar, 0.7% against the euro and sterling, 0.6% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc, 0.4% against the loonie but..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-07-02 17:29
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

OANDA Market Insights podcast ? Episode 21


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst, Craig Erlam reviews the week’s business and market news with Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart. This week’s big stories: EU summit deal boosts Eu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-30 14:54
Taggar: dollar, market, share, shares

Dollar Strong Ahead of July 4 Holiday


"The US dollar is higher against most major currencies on Friday. The Canadian dollar was the single currency that appreciated versus the greenback. The loonie moved higher at the end of the week with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 21:15
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steady ahead of Canadian GDP


"The Canadian dollar is steady in the Friday session, after posting gains on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3250, down 0.05% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases monthly GDP..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 13:57
Taggar: dollar, inflation, price index, trading

June and Second Quarter 2018 in Figures


"The dominant market themes in June and 2Q were a sharp rise in the price of oil and a strengthening dollar, neither of which belongs in a recipe to accomplish President Trump’s quest to reduce t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-29 01:27
Taggar: dollar, market, oil

Indian Rupee Hits Record Low on Trade Fears


"India’s rupee is the latest currency to be dragged down by fears that a trade war could hurt global economic growth. The rupee dropped to a record low against the US dollar on Thursday, a slide..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 20:48
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, oil

Stronger Canadian Dollar


"Today’s major dollar change has been a decline against other North American currencies. The loonie is up 0.7%, as investors have become more confident that the Bank of Canada will raise its inte..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 19:31
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, loonie, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar Gains Ground, U.S GDP Next


"The Canadian dollar has posted losses in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3289, down 0.40% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. In the U.S, Final GDP..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 14:13
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

Dollar rises to new heights against G10 and EM pairs


"Thursday June 28: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities remain on the back foot as investors continue to come to terms with the U.S Whitehouse’s strategy towards Chinese inve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-28 12:13
Taggar: dollar, investment, market, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar Steady, US Durable Goods Reports Next


"The Canadian dollar continues to have an uneventful week. In the Wednesday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3316, up 0.10% on the day. On the release front, the sole Canadian event is a speech from Bo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 13:44
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, goods orders, trading

Apple pie and Harley Davidson


"Apple pie and Harley Davidson US equity markets are slightly higher as Trade worries subsided despite a volley of tweets from President Trump threatening Harley Davidson’s with import taxes on a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-27 02:14
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, oil

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steady, US consumer confidence next


"The Canadian dollar continues to have a quiet week. In Tuesday’s North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3319, up 0.19% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events unt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-26 14:43
Taggar: dollar, indicators, trading

Morgan Stanley Says US Rate To Stay at 3.12%


"The benchmark 10-year Treasury note yield has peaked for 2018 as trade worries, weaker emerging markets and a strong dollar cap the prior move upward in rates, according to Morgan Stanley. ?We started..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 19:10
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Lower


"The Canadian dollar is slightly lower in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3291, up 0.19% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases until Thursday. In the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-25 14:59
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, home sales, trading

Dollar Mixed as EU Trade Spat Escalates


"The US dollar is mixed against major pairs. Safe havens like the Swiss franc, Japanese yen and the euro have gained against the greenback, while the Canadian and New Zealand dollars along with the pou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 21:06
Taggar: currency, dollar, pound

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar edges higher ahead of CPI, retail sales


"The Canadian dollar is showing slight gains in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3276, down 0.30% on the day. On the release front, Canada will publish key consumer data. CPI, the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-22 13:52
Taggar: cpi, dollar, market, retail sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steady ahead of U.S, Canadian employment data


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3224, up 0.09% on the day. On the release front, there are employment releases on both sides..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-21 13:52
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

Oil falls -2% as OPEC nears deal to raise production


"Thursday June 21: Five things the markets are talking about Currently, there are many moving parts that are keeping capital market players on their toes. President Trump and Chancellor Merkel continue..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-21 12:31
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

Tether Review Claims Crypto Asset Fully Backed ? But There's a Catch


"Tether has finally produced a third-party report proclaiming that its cryptocurrency, USDT, is fully backed by U.S. dollars ? with some big caveats."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 15:00
Taggar: currency, dollar, report

Stocks snap five-day losing streak on PBoC policy expectation


"World stocks steadied near three-week lows on Wednesday and Chinese markets bounced after recent sharp falls as expectations grew that policy stimulus by Beijing could temper some of the impact from a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 14:42
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

USD/CAD ? U.S dollar breaks above 1.33 as trade war fears weigh on loonie


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3292, up 0.04% on the day. On the release front, there are Canadian events on the schedule. The U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-20 13:29
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Wobbly Canadian dollar falls to 12-month low on Trade Worries


"The Canadian dollar has posted considerable losses in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3273, up 0.54% on the day. On the release front, there are Canadian events on the schedule..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 15:06
Taggar: dollar, trading

Turcoin Ponzi Scheme Exposed, Founders Flee with Millions


"Turkey?s so called ?national? crypto, Turcoin, has turned out to be a classical example of a Ponzi scheme, local media reported. The founders of the ?alternative? digital currency are believed to have..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-19 00:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar slips to 1.32 on trade tensions


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3183, up 0.05% on the day. On Friday, the pair broke above the 1.32 line for the first time since June..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-18 14:33
Taggar: dollar, trading

Dollar Higher After Fed Hike and Dovish ECB


"The US dollar gained against all major pairs this week. A hawkish Fed and a dovish European Central Bank (ECB) gave the edge to the American currency. Donald Trump scored diplomacy points in Singapore..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 21:59
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, point

OANDA Market Insights podcast with Jazz FM


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst, Craig Erlam and OANDA Head of Trading Asia, Stephen Innes review the week’s business and market news with Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart. This week&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 17:18
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar slides to 1-year low as Trump Prepares China Tariffs


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground in the Friday session, after strong gains on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3129, up 0.18% on the day. Earlier in the day, the Canadian curre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 13:46
Taggar: currency, dollar, trading

The Euro is circling the drain


"The Euro is circling the drain Instead of a major roadblock, the ECB was a significant catalyst for the US dollar. And it is tough to argue against the intensity of the EUR downside move as the ECB di..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 02:06
Taggar: dollar, point, rate

EUR/USD Recovers As US-China Trade War Intensifies


"EUR/USD rebounded a bit following yesterday’s big slump, though the rally was not nearly enough to erase losses posted during yesterday’s session. The dollar was relati..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-15 00:15
Taggar: dollar

EUR Falls After Dovish European Central Bank Rhetoric


"The euro fell sharply after the European Central Bank (ECB) outlined its exit from quantitative easing (QE), but also claimed interest rates won’t likely budge for more than a year. Sitting at a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 15:38
Taggar: announcement, bank, dollar, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian dollar steady ahead of U.S retail sales


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2978, down 0.04% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases the New Housing Price Inde..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 14:14
Taggar: dollar, price index, retail sales, trading

Back to the drawing board 


"Back to the drawing board  Despite a hawkish  Fed hike last night the USD failed to rally. Without reading too much into the usual FOMC exercise in verbal gymnastics. The USD dollar couldn’t fin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-14 02:27
Taggar: dollar, market

Hawkish Fed Boosts US Dollar But Tariffs Bring Currency Down to Earth


"The US dollar is lower against major pairs after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised the benchmark Fed funds rate by 25 basis points on Wednesday. The move was heavily anticipated by the market, but the s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 22:54
Taggar: bank, dollar, economy, market, point, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady as Markets Await Fed Rate Hike


"The Canadian dollar is subdued in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3019, up 0.03% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. PPI is expected to rise to 0..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 14:13
Taggar: dollar, trading

New Report Blames Tether for Bitcoin?s Bull Run


"Tether is back in the news thanks to a new report alleging it played a pivotal role in bitcoin?s mega-bull run last year. This isn?t the first time the dollar-pegged stablecoin has been blamed for mar..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-13 00:10
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, dollar, market, report

Fed Hike Priced In But Market to Focus on Powell?s Words


"The US dollar is higher against major currencies on Tuesday after American inflation came in better than expected ahead of the eagerly anticipated Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) two day meeting..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 22:18
Taggar: currencies, dollar, inflation, market, point, rate

Broad Commitment to a Process Signed by Trump and Kim but Lacking Many Details


"There’s been little market reaction to the Trump-Kim talks in Singapore. The dollar is up 0.2% versus the yen and loonie, unchanged against the yuan and Aussie dollar, and down 0.1% vis-a-vis th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 14:22
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Lower, US Consumer Inflation Meets Expectations


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground this week. On Tuesday, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3014, up 0.28% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. In the US, consumer inflation..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-12 14:11
Taggar: cpi, dollar, inflation, trading

USDCAD ? Canadian Dollar Slips to 1.30, G-7 Summit Ends in Disarray


"The Canadian dollar has started the dollar with losses. On Monday, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3004, up 0.62% on the day. In economic news, it’s a very quiet start to the week. There are no Canadian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-11 13:52
Taggar: cpi, dollar, indicators, market, report, trading

OANDA Market Insights With Jazz FM ? 8 June 2018


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam and Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart look back at the week’s business and market news. This week’s big stories: G7 talks weigh on mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-09 14:04
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

Dollar Struggles as Geopolitics and Central Banks Take Center Stage


"The US dollar is lower against major pairs this week as the market prepares for an eventful week. The U.S. Federal Reserve will kick off its June Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting on Tuesda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 23:31
Taggar: announcement, dollar, market, point, rate

USD/CAD ? Ontario Vote Fails to Boost Canadian Dollar, Job Data Next


"It continues to be an uneventful week for the Canadian dollar, and the trend has continued on Friday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3007, up 0.17% on the day. In economic news, Canada will releas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 13:52
Taggar: dollar, employment, rate, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Shrugs off Weak Job Numbers, Dramatic Ontario Election


"It continues to be an uneventful week for the Canadian dollar, and the trend has continued on Friday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3002, up 0.17% on the day. In economic news, Canadian housing a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-08 13:52
Taggar: dollar, employment, point, trading

Dollar Loses Ground


"The dollar fell overnight by 0.9% against the euro, 0.5% versus the Swiss franc, 0.2% relative to the yen, and nearly 2% vis-a-vis the Turkish lira. The lira had been slumping this year on rising infl..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 14:26
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, inflation, point, rate

USD/CAD ? Will Ontario Election Shake Up Canadian Dollar?


"It has been an uneventful week for the Canadian dollar, and the trend has continued on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2958, up 0.11% on the day. On the release front, the U.S unemploymen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-07 13:53
Taggar: bank, dollar, employment, financial, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Improves, Trade Balance Next


"The Canadian dollar has rebounded on Wednesday, recording considerable gains. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2896, down 0.54% on the day. On the release front, Canada trade deficit is expected to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 14:07
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

USD can?t find a grip


"USD can’t find a grip In the absence of Fed speak and tier one economic data, the US dollar is struggling to find a grip. Not to unexpected mind you, as traders continue to rebalance from last w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-06 02:14
Taggar: dollar

Sterling Strengthens? Emerging Market Currencies Slide


"Sterling advanced 0.4% overnight against the dollar, buoyed by better-than-forecast British service sector and composite purchasing manager indices in May that rose to 3-month highs of 54.0 and 54.3..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-05 14:19
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, Employment Report Next


"The Canadian dollar has posted gains on Tuesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2980, up 0.38% on the day. On the release front, there are key events on both sides of the border. Canada releases L..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-05 13:41
Taggar: dollar, trading

Ripple Pumps $50 Million Into Academic Research on Blockchain


"Ripple is setting aside millions of dollars to fund university-based research into blockchain, cryptocurrency and digital payments. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 16:45
Taggar: currency, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Gains Ground, Investors Look for Cues


"The Canadian dollar has said the new trading week with gains. In Monday’s North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2915, down 0.30% on the day. There is just one event on the calendar, wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-04 11:53
Taggar: dollar, trading

Latest PMI Evidence on U.S. and Ezone Manufacturing Conditions


"Even though the dollar posted its strongest monthly average in May since last November, the U.S. minus Euroland manufacturing purchasing managers indices swung 2.1 points further in favor of the Unite..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 22:37
Taggar: dollar, point

Dollar Rises as US Jobs Outperform Despite Trade Fears


"The US dollar is higher against major pairs on Friday after a strong US jobs report was published. The U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) report showed the economy added 223,000 jobs last month driving the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 21:04
Taggar: dollar, economy, employment, rate, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Trading Sideways, U.S Jobs Numbers Impress


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged in the Friday session. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2969, up 0.10% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Manufacturing PMI..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 14:12
Taggar: dollar, trading

Trade War On, but Non-farm Payroll (NFP) up next


"Friday June 1: Five things the markets are talking about U.S fire the first shot in trade war Euro equities are looking to close out this wild week in the ‘black,’ a week in which Euro pol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-06-01 12:06
Taggar: dollar, dollar trade, market

Dollar Falls As US Fires First in Trade War


"The US dollar is lower against most major pairs on Thursday. The United States announced earlier in the day that it would apply tariffs on steel and aluminium imports form EU, Canada and Mexico. The N..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 23:13
Taggar: dollar

May in Figures


"The dollar rose over 3% in May against the euro and sterling and by about 1% against the yuan and Canadian dollar but slipped fractionally relative to the yen, loonie and Australian dollar. Ten-year s..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 22:58
Taggar: dollar, loonie, share

PR: MoneyToken to Give out Loans in Stablecoin from Goldman Sachs-Backed Circle


"Following the announcement that Circle, a fintech startup backed by Goldman Sachs, plans to launch a stablecoin pegged to the U.S. dollar, the blockchain-based ecosystem MoneyToken has confirmed the l..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 19:30
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, dollar, gold

Dollar Down, Stocks Up, and Intra-Euroland Yield Spreads Contract Further


"While the 10-year German bund yield remained unchanged overnight, comparable sovereign debt yields elsewhere in the euro area fell by 11 basis points in Italy, six basis points in Portugal and Greece..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 14:31
Taggar: dollar, point

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady as GDP Beats Estimate


"The Canadian dollar continues to gain ground in the Thursday session, after posting sharp gains on Wednesday. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2845, down 0.24% on the day. On the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 14:04
Taggar: dollar, trading

As Risk Sentiment Improves Dollar Bulls Sell


"Thursday May 31: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities are currently receiving some investor appreciation, rebounding from a two-month trough along with the EUR as the political tu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-31 12:26
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, oil

Muted Movement in EUR/USD and USD/JPY Pairs During New York Trading Hours


"For decades, I’ve been recording at least two quotes a day in major dollar relationships. Sometimes, I take down more than two quotes, but I always get a quote shortly after 4 PM and an earlier..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 23:15
Taggar: dollar, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, BoC Up Next


"The Canadian dollar continues has steadied on Wednesday, after posting losses for a six straight day. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 12974, down 0.% on the day. On the release fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-30 14:51
Taggar: dollar, trading

US Private Jobs and Bank of Canada on the Agenda


"The US dollar is mixed as risk aversion has made traditional safe haven currencies (JPY and CHF) advance versus the greenback. The USD is higher against the EUR as the Spanish PM faces a confidence vo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 21:32
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Drops to 2-Month Low, BoC Rate Announcement Next


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground and has recorded losses for a sixth consecutive day. In Tuesday’s North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3019, up 0.36% on the day. On the r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-29 14:32
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, indicators, point, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Knocking on 1.30 in Holiday-Thin Trade


"The Canadian dollar is slightly lower at the start of the new trading week. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2982, up 0.09% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian or U.S events on t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-28 14:25
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

Buckle in for an action-packed holiday-shortened week


"Buckle in for an action-packed holiday-shortened week brimmed with essential events, none more significant than the May employment report particularly in light of the recent dovish conversation on wag..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-27 01:16
Taggar: dollar, employment, margin, report

Geopolitical Tensions Moderate Ahead of US Jobs Week


"The US dollar was up against majors pairs on Friday ahead of the release of employment data in America. On a weekly basis the greenback gained against the CAD, EUR and GBP but lost ground against the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-25 21:58
Taggar: dollar, employment

Chinese Blockchain Complex Offers Startups Millions in Subsidies


"A new blockchain industrial park in China aims to attract talented individuals and startups by offering millions of dollars-worth of subsidies."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-25 16:30
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Lower, US Durable Goods Next


"The Canadian dollar continues to head lower on Friday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2910, up 0.23% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the schedule. In the US, the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-25 12:52
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, goods orders, report, trading

EUR/USD Rises As Geopolitical Tensions Resurface


"EUR/USD rose today as the dollar was under pressure from resurfacing geopolitical tensions. US President Donald Trump was pushing for tariffs on imported cars. He also announced th..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 17:01
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips as Trump Threatens Tariffs


"The Canadian dollar continues to head lower and has posted considerable losses in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2895, up 0.47% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Cor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-24 16:04
Taggar: dollar, employment, profit, rate, trading

EUR/USD Remains Subdued After FOMC Minutes


"EUR/USD was falling during the Wednesday’s trading session. While the currency pair attempted to rebound after policy minutes released by the Federal Open Market Committ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 23:32
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, market, rate, trading

Blockchain Skills? Hired! $120,000+ Plus Bonus!


"Blockchain this and blockchain that might be so much hype, but no one can deny hundreds of millions of dollars, some say billions, sloshing around the ecosystem in search of advancing technology under..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 20:48
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, employment, market

Bank of Canada (BoC) Expected to Hold Rates Next Week


"Normally, we?d preview the Bank of Canada?s next policy decision closer to the actual date. But all the relevant data has been published, so why wait? Unless the central bank scraps its story, it will..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 16:36
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate

Safe Haven Currencies Rise on Trade Uncertainty


"Investors sold equities on Wednesday and raced to buy Japanese yen and government bonds from the United States and Germany on fears that setbacks to U.S-China trade talks would undermine increasingly..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 16:32
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slips on Trump Comment Over China


"The Canadian dollar has posted considerable losses in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2906, up 0.68% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases on the s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 13:54
Taggar: dollar, trading

Turkish Lira Collapse Continues


"Wednesday May 23: Five things the markets are talking about Geopolitical risks from Turkey to N. Korea, from China to Italy, have pressured global equities in overnight trade. U.S Treasuries, along wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-23 12:00
Taggar: dollar, market, oil

Fed Minutes to Drive Market as Trade Concerns Recede


"The US dollar is mixed ahead of the release of the minutes from May?s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting. The central bank held rates unchanged but there is almost 100 probability of a 25 ba..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 22:24
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, market, point, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, Wholesale Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar has edged higher in the Tuesday session, after posting strong gains on Monday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2769, down 0.16% on the day. On the release front, there are no ke..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 13:49
Taggar: dollar, indicators, trading

Commodity currencies are beaming


"  Currency Markets The US dollar has given up some of its gains overnight as investors keenness for Greenbacks has temporarily abated. The shifting dynamics around trade and tariffs does give pause fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-22 02:05
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, market

Australians Lost Over $2 Million to Crypto Scams Last Year


"A report from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission indicates that Australians lost millions of dollars to crypto-related scams in 2017. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-21 19:01
Taggar: dollar, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Drifting in Holiday Trade


"The Canadian dollar is steady in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2871, down 0.14% on the day. On the release front, Canadian banks are closed and there are no Canadian indicator..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-21 13:10
Taggar: bank, dollar, indicators, trading

Dollar Rises Amid Italian Coalition and China-US Trade Uncertainty


"The US dollar appreciated against major rival currencies on Friday. The dollar rally is back on after the two of the largest parties in Italy agreed to form a coalition government and Japanese inflati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 21:33
Taggar: currencies, dollar, inflation

Trust Token Blames Bots for Volatility of Trueusd Stablecoin


"On Wednesday Trueusd, a stablecoin designed to be pegged to the US dollar, experienced a sudden bump in price after Binance announced support. The news caused Trueusd (TUSD) to rise by an unprecedente..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 19:40
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips as Core Retail Sales Falters


"The Canadian dollar is steady in the Friday session, continuing the lack of movement seen on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2870. In economic news, Canadian retail sales reports were mix..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 14:46
Taggar: dollar, report, retail sales, trading

Some Price Data and a Discouraging Remark from China


"The dollar firmed overnight by 0.3% against sterling, 0.2% versus the yuan, yen and euro, and 0.1% relative to the loonie. The greenback fell 0.5% against the kiwi and 0.1% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-18 14:08
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Alec Baldwin?s Lambo Movie Backed by Crypto Tech


"This year it appears crypto is ready for its close up. Hollywood has come knocking in significant ways. Alec Baldwin (The Boss Baby, SNL, Mission Impossible), Antonio Banderas (Shrek, Zorro, Spy Kids)..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 19:40
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

US Treasury Yields Continue to Push EUR/USD Lower


"EUR/USD fell today, extending its decline for the fourth consecutive trading session, as persistently firm US Treasury yields continued to bolster the US dollar. Macroeconomic..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 17:22
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

Bank Indonesia Tightens Monetary Policy For First Time Since Late 2014


"Like their Brazilian colleagues late yesterday, monetary policymakers in Indonesia were compelled by recent foreign exchange market developments, namely the strength of the dollar and depreciation of..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 16:54
Taggar: currencies, dollar, foreign exchange, market, rate

Little Change Overnight in Most Dollar Forex Values


"Against other major currencies, the dollar is unchanged against the loonie and yuan, up 0.1% relative to the euro, Swiss franc and kiwi, up 0.3% versus the yen, but down by 0.1% against the Australian..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 14:30
Taggar: currencies, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady Ahead of Canadian, U.S Job Reports


"The Canadian dollar is steady in the Thursday session, after posting gains on Wednesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2778, down 0.10% on the day. In economic news, Canada releases Foreign Secur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-17 13:59
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

?Stablecoin? Trueusd Pumps After Binance Listing


"It?s customary for cryptocurrencies to pump after securing a Binance listing. Every week a handful of tokens enjoy the ?Binance bounce?, gaining as much as 50% in a matter of hours. Trueusd (TUSD) was..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 20:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Gains Ground on Strong Manufacturing Report


"The Canadian dollar has rebounded on Wednesday, after three straight winning sessions. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2819, down 0.45% on the day. On the release front, Canadia..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 15:44
Taggar: dollar, trading

Federal Reserve Pres: People Want Dollar, Not Volatile Crypto


"St. Louis Federal Reserve President, James Bullard, was recently interviewed at this year?s Consensus conference in New York City. That a top US economic policy maker was in attendance is victory enou..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 14:40
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, currency, dollar, market, report

Circle Raises $110Mn With Plans to Launch USD-Backed Coin


"The cryptocurrency based firm Circle announced it has raised $110Mn USD in a Series E fundraising round led by the Chinese firm Bitmain Technologies. Circle now joins Coinbase as one of the most well-..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 11:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

EUR/USD Sinks as US 10-Year Treasury Yield Soars


"The US dollar was extremely strong, prompting EUR/USD to tank, as the benchmark 10-year Treasury yield climbed above 3%. Adding to the strength of the currency..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-16 03:00
Taggar: currency, dollar, retail sales

Live FX Analysis ? 15 May 2018 (Video)


"It’s been an interesting month in financial markets in which the dollar has rediscovered its mojo, geopolitical risk has remained heightened, US corporates have shown their strength and central..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 15:39
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, financial, market, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slips, US Retail Sales Misses Mark


"The Canadian dollar has posted considerable slight losses in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2897, up 0.66% on the day. On the economic front, there are no Canadian events on t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 15:07
Taggar: dollar, report, retail sales, trading

Lots of Data Released and Mostly on the Softer Side


"The dollar strengthened across the board overnight, rising 0.7% against the peso, 0.4% relative to the euro, Aussie dollar and yuan, 0.3% versus the yen and sterling, and 0.2% vis-a-vis the Canadian d..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-15 14:27
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, market, share

2018 Shaping Into a Better Year for the Dollar than 2017 Was


"We are mid-way through the second quarter and at the three-eighths marker though 2018. The dollar, which ultimately dropped 12.3% against the euro in 2017 and at a similar point of last year had decli..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-14 19:37
Taggar: currency, dollar, point

Ethereum Futures in US One Step Closer as CME Deal is Struck


"Chicago Mercantile Exchange & Chicago Board of Trade (CME Group Inc) announced a partnership with Crypto Facilities Ltd to list the price of ether in real-time dollars. Information from major cryp..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-14 19:35
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Gains Ground, US Retail Sales Ahead


"The Canadian dollar has started the week with gains. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2756, down 0.34% on the day. On the economic front, Canada releases key jobs data. The economy is expected to ad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-14 14:16
Taggar: dollar, economy, employment, rate, trading

Dollar Ends Rally Awaiting US Retail Sales Data


"The US dollar rally lost momentum during the week and recorded its third day of depreciation versus other major pairs. The USD continues to gain versus emerging market currencies as more signs of a gl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 22:51
Taggar: cpi, currencies, dollar, market, price index, rate

Thursday Losses in the Dollar Extended Slightly


"The dollar slipped by a further 0.4% against sterling, 0.3% relative to the Swiss franc, Aussie dollar and yuan, 0.2% versus the euro, loonie and kiwi, and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yen. Yesterday’s re..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 14:16
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar at 3-Week High, Employment Numbers Next


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2743, down 0.19% on the day. On the economic front, Canada releases key jobs data. The economy is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 13:11
Taggar: dollar, economy, employment, rate, trading

Loonie Looking For Further Gains


"Friday May 11: Five things the markets are talking about Yesterday’s U.S inflation data, which came in lower than expected at +0.2% vs. +0.3% m/m, has possibly removed some pressure from the Fed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-11 12:07
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Hits 3-Week High on Strong Oil Prices


"The Canadian dollar continues to improve and has posted considerable gains in the Thursday session. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2770, down 0.66% on the day. On the release f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 14:46
Taggar: dollar, indicators, inflation, price index, trading

Recent Dollar Gains Trimmed


"The dollar traded down overnight by 0.9% against the peso, 0.3% relative to the loonie, 0.4% vis-a-vis the Australian dollar, 0.3% versus the euro and Swiss franc, 0.2% against the yuan, and 0.1% vers..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 14:46
Taggar: dollar, dollar trade, loonie

US CPI takes the dollar off the boil


"US CPI takes the dollar off the boil Currency Markets U.S. Consumer Price Index increased 0.2 percent in April, less than the 0.3 percent rise projected. Naturally, there was a bit of disappointment f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 01:40
Taggar: bull, cpi, currency, dollar, inflation, market, oil, point, price index

Launching an ICO Token on Ethereum in Less Than Thirty Minutes


"Over the past few years since the launch of the Ethereum network and other blockchains that can create tokens, initial coin offerings (ICOs) have been all the rage as all of these token projects have..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-10 00:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

Mixed Dollar, Higher Sovereign Debt Yields, and Big Jump in Price of Oil


"In the wake of the U.S. pull-out from the multinational Iran nuclear deal, the dollar has fallen 0.7% against the loonie, 0.2% versus the kiwi and 0.1% relative to the peso, yuan and sterling. The gre..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-09 18:54
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

US Pulling Out of Iran Deal Puts Companies Under Threat


"Billions of dollars of deals signed by international companies with Iran are under threat after the US president, Donald Trump, announced he was pulling out of a ?rotten? nuclear deal with Tehran. Ira..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-09 15:57
Taggar: dollar

Are There Worrying Signs For India in the FX Markets?


"India entered 2018 with the resolve to turn around its economy, but signs of stress have shown up in one barometer: the currency.The Indian rupee, which strengthened 6.75 percent against the U.S. doll..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-09 14:44
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Improves, US Inflation Dips Lower


"The Canadian dollar has posted losses in the Wednesday session, erasing the gains seen on Tuesday. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2880, down 0.54% on the day. On the release fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-09 14:40
Taggar: dollar, trading

U.S Dollar Rises on Higher Yields, EM pairs suffer


"Wednesday May 9: Five things the markets are talking about The threat of an increase in geopolitical tension in the Middle East is weighing on global sentiment just as concern spread over the implicat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-09 12:15
Taggar: dollar, market, spread

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower Despite Oil Rise After US Pulls Out of Iran Deal


"The Canadian dollar was lower on Tuesday after the US currency rose on the back of the uncertainty surrounding the United States participation in the Iran deal. The greenback rose as investors looked..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-08 23:04
Taggar: currency, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slips, 1.30 in Sight


"The Canadian dollar has posted considerable losses in the Tuesday session. USD/CAD is trading at 1.2961, up 0.62% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Housing Starts dropped to 214 thousand, shy..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-08 14:32
Taggar: dollar, trading

Oil Down & Dollar Up Ahead of Trump?s Announcement on Iran Nuclear Deal


"President Trump’s decision is scheduled for 14:00 EDT (GMT 18:00). He is widely expected to pull the United States out of the deal. West Texas Intermediate crude oil has traded 1.4% lower and is..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-08 14:18
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

WTI Oil Above $70 Per Barrel for First Time Since Thanksgiving 2014


"Compared to closing levels before the weekend, the dollar has climbed 0.8% against the peso, 0.4% relative to the euro, 0.2% vis-a-vis the yen, Swiss franc and Australian dollar, and 0.1% vis-a-vis th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-07 17:58
Taggar: dollar, kiwi

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips as Investors Search for Cues


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Monday session, after trading sideways on Friday. USD/CAD is trading at 1.2878, up 0.24% on the day. It’s a light day on the release front, wit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-07 13:48
Taggar: dollar, trading

U.S Dollar Bulls Take Firm Control


"Monday May 7: Five things the markets are talking about The U.S dollar remains in the ‘black’ ahead of the open stateside, reversing most of its earlier losses in the overnight session. Eu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-07 12:16
Taggar: dollar, market, oil, trading

Ripple Sued for Alleged Violations of US Securities Laws


"A class action lawsuit has been filed against Ripple Labs, its CEO, and subsidiary. The plaintiff alleges that the defendants have violated the state and federal securities laws, engaging in schemes t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-06 18:05
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

OANDA Market Insights With Jazz FM


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam and Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart look back at the week’s business and market news. This week: US jobs disappoint, UK rates set to stay..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-05 17:16
Taggar: dollar, market, point, rate

Dollar Keeps Going Strong as Growth Concerns Rise in Europe


"The US dollar rally continues to gather steam as it appreciated against major pairs for a third week. The U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) provided little support with a miss in both the headline job numb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-04 22:09
Taggar: dollar, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady Ahead of US Job Numbers


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Friday session. USD/CAD is trading at 1.2871, up 0.18% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Ivey PMI, which is expected to improve to 60..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-04 14:13
Taggar: dollar, employment, market, point, trading

Dollar Rally Takes Breather Ahead of US Jobs Report


"The US dollar is lower against major pairs on Thursday, but still holds considerable gains in weekly measures. The Fed held rates unchanged on Wednesday and its statement hinted at gradual tightening..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 23:08
Taggar: dollar, rate, report

EUR/USD Attempts to Rally on Profit-Taking, Fails


"EUR/USD attempted to rally today as the dollar seemed rather soft due to profit-taking that followed the greenback’s strong performance yesterday. Yet the rally fai..."

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips as Trade Deficit Jumps


"The Canadian dollar has posted losses in the Thursday session, erasing the gains seen on Wednesday. USD/CAD is trading at 1.2846, down 0.29% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases trade bal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 15:44
Taggar: dollar, employment, indicators, trade balance, trading

U.S Dollar?s Deja Vu


"Thursday May 3: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities saw some pressure overnight as the market now shifts their focus away from the Fed and back to corporate earnings season and S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 12:14
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, market, rate

The US Dollar is the market?s darling


"The US Dollar is the market’s darling   Currency Markets The USD had a slight wobble on the Feds latest statement redraft which was interpreted dovish on the surface. But below lurked a confiden..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-03 02:09
Taggar: currency, dollar, inflation, market

FOMC Preview


"Since the 25-basis point federal funds target interest rate hike to a range of 1.50-1.75% on March 21, the 10-year Treasury yield has risen another 7 basis points on balance, the price of WTI oil has..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 16:44
Taggar: dollar, oil, point, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Trading Sideways, Fed Announcement Next


"The Canadian dollar continues to trade quietly this week. In the Wednesday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2837, down 0.10% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the sched..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 13:57
Taggar: dollar, trading

Fed Likely on Hold, but what about the Dollar?


"Wednesday May 2: Five things the markets are talking about Overnight, equities have gained in Europe after they declined in Asia, as many return from holidays to digest the latest earnings reports and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 12:19
Taggar: dollar, market, rate, report

Are Dovish Central Bank?s doing the USD heavy lifting ?


"Are Dovish Central Bank’s doing the USD heavy lifting? Currency Markets The US Dollar Bulls continued to lead the charge as traders remain centred favourably on the entrenched US data flow, desp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-02 02:11
Taggar: bank, bull, currency, dollar, market

Dollar Stronger on Possibility Fed to Step up Tightening Pace


"The US dollar rose on Tuesday against all major pairs. The greenback started to rally in April and even though the ISM manufacturing index was lower than expected it did little to dent the advance of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 22:28
Taggar: currency, dollar, employment

An Enigmatic Dollar


"The book has now been written on the first third of 2018. The dollar had underperformed expectations in 2017, falling 12.3% against the euro, 8.7% versus sterling, 7.6% vis-a-vis the Australian dollar..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 20:23
Taggar: currency, dollar

GBP/USD ? Pound Stumbles to 4-Month Low as Manufacturing PMI Slips


"The US dollar has steamrolled the British pound in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, the pair is trading at 1.3599, down 1.18% on the day. On the release front, British Manufacturing PMI f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 17:17
Taggar: dollar, point, pound, trading

OANDA Market Insights Podcast With Jazz FM


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst in Toronto Alfonso Esparza and Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart look back at the week’s business and market news. This week UK GDP set to stall rate ri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 15:31
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

U.S Dollar Shines Despite Labour Day Recognition


"Tuesday May 1: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities again nudge a tad higher during a holiday shortened trading week in which many markets across both Europe and Asia are shut in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 12:49
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady Ahead of Canadian GDP


"The Canadian dollar continues to trade quietly. In the Tuesday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2869, up 0.20% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases GDP, which is expected to rebound with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-05-01 12:41
Taggar: bank, dollar, trading

April in Figures


"The dollar experienced its strongest month of 2018 in April, so naturally U.S. share prices under-performed equities in other countries. An upward grind in long-term interest rates continued and was c..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 23:16
Taggar: dollar, rate, share

Arrington-Backed Startup Launches Crypto-for-Cash Credit Platform


"A crypto lending startup backed by TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington launched a U.S. dollar credit platform on Monday."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 16:00
Taggar: dollar

Dollar and Equities Strengthening on Final Day of April


"The dollar shows overnight gains of 0.6% against the kiwi and peso, 0.5% versus the Australian dollar, 0.4% relative to the euro and sterling, and 0.3% vis-a-vis the yen, loonie and Swiss franc. The J..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 14:54
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips, Inflation Data Next


"The Canadian dollar has lost ground in the Monday session, erasing the gains seen on Friday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2873, up 0.34% on the day. In Canada, the focus is on inflation data. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 13:45
Taggar: dollar, inflation, price index, trading

Venezuela Certifies 16 Cryptocurrency Exchanges


"The president of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, has announced the end of the pre-sale for the Petro, the country?s ?cryptocurrency?. He claims it has raised the equivalent of over 3 billion dollars. Madur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-30 04:22
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Is the US Dollar Finally Ready for Prime Time Again ?


"Is the Dollar Finally  Ready for Prime Time Again? After a tumultuous week marked by a USD rally that caught everyone by surprise,  testing recent trader fortitude should come early in the week after..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-29 22:57
Taggar: dollar

Dollar Slows Down Awaiting Employment Data


"The US dollar had massive weekly gains against all majors. The release of the gross domestic product for the first quarter of 2018 beat expectations but did little for a dollar that had rallied all we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 23:07
Taggar: bank, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Continues to Trade Quietly, US Advance GDP Next


"The Canadian dollar is showing limited movement in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2885, up 0.11% on the day. In the US, durable goods orders are expected to soften, and unemp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-27 13:56
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, employment, goods orders, trading

Dollar Rally Shows Staying Power as ECB Delivers Neutral Comments


"The US dollar is higher against major pairs except the JPY who is trading higher awaiting the Bank of Japan (BOJ) monetary policy statement and press conference. The European Central Bank (ECB) was le..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 23:21
Taggar: bank, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Trading Sideways, US Durable Goods Next


"The Canadian dollar is showing limited movement in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2836, down 0.08% on the day. In the US, durable goods orders are expected to soften, and une..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 14:22
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, employment, goods orders, trading

Focus on Draghi ? ECB to be Positive


"Thursday April 26: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities traded mixed overnight, as the market digested the latest flood of company earnings ahead of the ECB monetary policy announ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-26 11:40
Taggar: announcement, dollar, market, trading

Strong Yields Boost Dollar Awaiting ECB


"The US dollar is higher across the board against major pairs. US 10-year treasury bonds are above the 3 percent level making dollar shorts more expensive. Higher yields are a reflection of interest ra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 22:27
Taggar: dollar, inflation, rate

The Notorious Bunny Ranch Brothel Now Accepts Bitcoin


"According to the infamous licensed brothel in Nevada, the Moonlite Bunny Ranch, a sex worker named Lana West was paid for her intimate favors with a few thousand dollars in bitcoin. Since then the Bun..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 22:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

USD/JPY ? Dollar Punches Past 109 Yen as US Bond Yields Climb


"The yen continues to lose ground against the robust US dollar. In the Wednesday session, USD/JPY is trading at 109.27, up 0.42% on the day. The pair has posted gains in 6 consecutive sessions, climbin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 17:10
Taggar: dollar, trading

CAD at 3 Week Low Following US Yield Rise


"The Canadian dollar weakened to a three-week low against its U.S. counterpart on Wednesday as oil and stock prices fell, while the greenback added to recent gains against a basket of major currencies..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 16:08
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

US Bond Yield Reach 4 Months High USD Stronger


"The dollar hit a four-month high on Wednesday after a rise in benchmark U.S. Treasury yields above 3 percent rattled some currency bears and led investors to consider whether the greenback was breakin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 16:05
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar

Dollar Broadly Stronger? Gold and Global Bonds Down


"The Mexican peso extended its recent swoon, falling 1.0% against the dollar and moving past the 19 per USD threshold. U.S./Mexican relations appear headed for another dive, as Lopez Obrador, the forme..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 14:21
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slide Continues as US T-Bills Shine


"The Canadian dollar has continued its losing ways in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at  1.2889, up 0.44% on the day. The Canadian dollar has slipped 1.0%.percent this week, as US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 14:07
Taggar: bank, dollar, trading

Currrency markets yield to dollar demand


"G-10 and EM currencies yield to dollar demand The recent rise in US yields is responsible for crystallising USD strength, and this appears to have been accentuated by comparatively strong data flow in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-25 01:47
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Paused Rise of Dollar and Sovereign Debt Yields but Commodity Rally Continued Overnight


"The dollar slipped overnight by 0.2% against the Aussie dollar and sterling and 0.1% versus the euro. The kiwi and yen fell 0.3%, while the loonie is flat. The ten-year Treasury yield eased back a bas..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 14:24
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Under Pressure as US T-Bill Yields Climb


"The Canadian dollar is steady in the Tuesday session, after posting losing sessions for four straight days. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2822, down 0.22% on the day. The Canadian dollar remains..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 14:04
Taggar: dollar, trading

Dollar Bulls Look for Support Signals


"Tuesday April 24: Five things the markets are talking about U.S dollar bulls seem to have finally found some much needed support from interest rates as U.S bond yields climb toward levels unseen in ne..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 12:50
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate

USD Back with a vengeance.


"USD Back with a vengeance. The USD has put on a compelling show overnight as the stars align on the back of higher US Yields and a considerable reduction in the US dollars geopolitical risk premium as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-24 02:07
Taggar: dollar

EUR/USD Down for Third Day as US Treasury Yield Surges


"EUR/USD fell today, declining for the third consecutive trading session. Market analysts explained the dollar’s strength by the surging yield for 10-year US Treasur..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 16:38
Taggar: currency, dollar, market, rate, report, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Under Pressure, Investors Eye BoC Governor Testimony


"The Canadian dollar is steady in the Monday session, after posting losing sessions for three straight days. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2796, up 0.23% on the day. The Canadian dollar remains un..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-23 11:31
Taggar: dollar, trading

Central Bank Comments Boost US Dollar


"The US dollar is higher across the board after geopolitical tensions have eased and Fed speakers are making a case for a faster rate hike for US interest rates. The hawkish comments from Fed?s Loretta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 23:29
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate

OANDA Market Insights Podcast


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam and Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart look back at the week’s business and market news. This week Carney cagey on rate rise, markets avert S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 19:23
Taggar: cpi, dollar, market, rate, retail sales

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Drifting Ahead of CPI, Retail Sales


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2655, down 0.13% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases key consumer data. CPI is ex..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 13:40
Taggar: cpi, dollar, retail sales, trading

EUR/CHF ? Swiss National Bank Deja Vu


"Friday April 20: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities are closing out the week on the back foot, stressed mostly by technology stocks coming under earnings-related pressure. U.S T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-20 12:15
Taggar: dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, Canadian NFP Sparkles


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2605, down 0.19% on the day. In economic news, Canadian ADP Nonfarm Employment Change posted a s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-19 14:37
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

GBP/USD ? Are We Nearing a Top? (Video)


"Nick Batsford, CEO of Core London is joined by Craig Erlam, Senior Market Analyst at OANDA to discuss GBPUSD and this week’s UK data. Lower Inflation Poses Challenges For Central Banks Phew! Dol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 16:00
Taggar: bank, cpi, dollar, inflation, market

Phew! Dollar Finds Support or Does it?


"Wednesday April 18: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities have drifted higher overnight, as investors take heart from a solid start to the earnings season and signs of improving re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 12:33
Taggar: dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Lower, Investors Eye BoC Rate Announcement


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Wednesday session, erasing the gains seen on Tuesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2584, up 0.26% on the day. In economic news, it’s Rat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-18 10:53
Taggar: dollar, rate, trading

Bitcoin Gaining Ground in Zimbabwe with a New Crypto Exchange and an In-Office BTC/USD ATM


"Just a few weeks ago, the Zimbabwean cryptocurrency exchange Golix gained its first national competitor when Styx24 opened its doors online. Almost simultaneously Golix introduced a Bitcoin ATM to its..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 16:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Trading Sideways, Canadian Manufacturing Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2550, down 0.14% on the day. There are key events on both sides of the border. Canadian Manufacturing Sal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 14:04
Taggar: dollar, trading

Bank of Canada Could Hold Rates Amid Trade Uncertainty


"The Canadian dollar is one of the best performers in the month of April versus the US dollar. The loonie has appreciated more than 4 percent versus the greenback as the softness in the USD has combine..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 03:50
Taggar: dollar, employment, loonie, oil

EUR/USD Rises on Monday as Markets Dismiss News from Syria


"EUR/USD rallied on Monday as markets largely dismissed the news about US performing missile strikes on Syria over the weekend. It looked like the conflict is not going to..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-17 02:21
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

GBP Rises Breaking 1.43 Price Level


"The pound has continued its recent strong run against the dollar pushing firmly above $1.43. It is the seventh session in a row that the pound has made gains against the US currency. The strong run me..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 20:06
Taggar: currency, dollar, pound

GBP Heading into Soft Economic Releases


"The pound?s stellar run could prove vulnerable to data disappointments. Sterling rallied last week as Donald Trump?s tweets and the dovish account of the March European Central Bank meeting led invest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 16:17
Taggar: bank, dollar, point, pound, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Subdued Ahead of US Retail Sales


"The Canadian dollar has started the week quietly. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2604, down 0.08% on the day. In economic news, the US releases key consumer sales reports. Retail Sales are expecte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-16 14:06
Taggar: dollar, report, retail sales, trading

Dollar Looks to Retail Sales With Syrian Anxiety in the Background


"The US dollar lost against most majors even if it appreciated against safe haven currencies on Friday. The Syrian conflict concerns faded at the end of the week and boosted the USD versus the JPY and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 22:52
Taggar: currencies, dollar, market

Meet the Stablecoins Taking on Tether


"Stablecoins aren?t exciting. They don?t pump, moon, or 10x. And yet they have the potential to make traders more money than any other cryptocurrency. These stabilized tokens ? usually pegged to the US..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 18:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market

Monetary Authority of Singapore?s Semi-Annual Policy Review


"Monetary policy in Singapore is subordinated to the enforcement of a targeted exchange rate corridor. Officials do this by specifying three variables: the width of the Singapore dollar’s (SGD) p..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 18:01
Taggar: dollar, inflation, point, rate, trading

P2P Trade Spikes in Canada Amid Bank Restrictions on Crypto Transactions


"The volume of P2P bitcoin trade in Canadian dollars has increased significantly since leading banks in the country imposed bans on crypto-related transactions. Toronto-Dominion Bank, the Royal Bank of..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 15:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, dollar

Continuing Uncertainty Over U.S. Trade Policy and Response to Syria


"Markets mostly marked time so far this Friday, confused by President Trump’s reinterest in the Trans Pacific Partnership and ambiguous tweet regarding the U.S. response to the Syrian government&..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 14:15
Taggar: dollar, market, rate, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, US Consumer Confidence Next


"The Canadian dollar continues to trade quietly. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2563, down 0.22% on the day. In economic news, it’s a quiet end to the week. The US releases UoM Consumer Senti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 13:47
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

Investors to Remain Sensitive to Market Tensions


"Friday April 13: Five things the markets are talking about Capital markets are to remain sensitive until there are clear signs that tensions are not escalating. Ahead of the U.S open, global equities..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 12:16
Taggar: dollar, market

Coinsecure India Down After $3 Million in Bitcoin Missing


"In what appears to be an attempt to test their ability to distribute Bitcoin Gold (BTG), a Coinsecure weakness was apparently exposed, and over 3 million dollars worth of bitcoin were stolen as a resu..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-13 08:19
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, gold, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Trading Sideways as Middle East in Focus


"The Canadian dollar is showing limited movement in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2593, up 0.10% on the day. In economic news, it’s a quiet day on both sides of the bor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 14:07
Taggar: dollar, employment, price index, trading

JP Morgan Chase Hit With Million Dollar Class Action Crypto Lawsuit


"The largest bank in the United States, JP Morgan Chase, found itself the subject of a federal class action lawsuit this week. The complaint alleges that after hindering customers from buying cryptocur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-12 11:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, dollar, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Rally Continues, US Consumer Inflation Next


"The Canadian dollar has posted strong gains this week, gaining 1.2 percent. In the Wednesday session, USD/CAD has risen 0.14% on the day. In economic news, there are no Canadian events on the schedule..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 13:53
Taggar: cpi, dollar, indicators, inflation

Syria Risks Offset Trade Truce


"Wednesday April 11: Five things the markets are talking about Ahead of the U.S open, Euro equities are under pressure following a mixed Asian session as capital markets weigh easing global trade tensi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 12:17
Taggar: dollar, market

India Bitcoin Caper: 10 Cops Busted Over Kidnapping and Extortion


"According to Indian media, eleven people were involved in a kidnapping and bitcoin extortion ring, and of the accused ten are police officers, including an Inspector. Three victims were abducted and b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

How an OTC Bitcoin Scammer Almost Stole $600 Million


"OCT trading involves high value deals that can run into the hundreds of millions of dollars. Whales want privacy and zero slippage, which isn?t possible on a cryptocurrency exchange, while buyers want..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-11 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market, rate, trading

Dollar Weaker as Trade Tensions Ease Ahead of Inflation Data


"The US dollar depreciated against commodity currencies (AUD, CAD, NZD), the EUR and the GBP as China focused on opening its market to more foreign investment easing trade concerns. The euro was furthe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 23:12
Taggar: currencies, dollar, investment, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar at 6-Week High as Risk Appetite Improves


"The Canadian dollar continues to post gains in the Tuesday session, after starting the week with strong gains. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2665, down 0.27% on the day. On the release front, Can..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-10 13:51
Taggar: dollar, indicators, market, trading

Market Focused on Russia, China and Hungary


"Amid concern over the impact of economic sanctions against Russia, the dollar has appreciated 3% against the ruble, and Russian equities plunged some 11% today. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will be te..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 15:19
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Subdued, Housing Starts Next


"The Canadian dollar has started the new trading week quietly session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2791, up 0.07% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Housing Starts, which is expec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 13:54
Taggar: bank, dollar, trading

The Anti-Petro? Zcash Is Throwing Venezuelans a Lifeline


"The creator of zcash has partnered with a startup called AirTM to help Venezuelans turn their inflated local currency into U.S. dollars, undetected."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-09 06:00
Taggar: currency, dollar

Help Wanted! Japan Needs Crypto Engineers


"The half billion dollar Coincheck exchange hack is still working its way through the ecosystem, carrying implications of all sorts. Rarely mentioned is how, at least in part, the exchange?s problems w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Trade War Anxiety and NFP Miss Sink US dollar


"The US dollar is mixed against major pairs after the U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) headline jobs number failed to meet expectations. The US added 103,000 jobs short of the 193,000 jobs forecast. Wage g..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 21:41
Taggar: dollar, rate

NFP to give the Dollar Direction


"Friday April 6: Five things the markets are talking about There are perhaps more arguments in favor of a weaker U.S non-farm payroll this morning (08:30 am EDT), but given the recent strength of the d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-06 12:16
Taggar: dollar, market

Trade War Fears Make Way for US Employment Report


"The US dollar surged against major pairs on Thursday. Trade war anxiety has subsided with the market awaiting the data form the U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) to be released by the Bureau of Labor Stati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-05 22:03
Taggar: dollar, market

PR: Smart Contract Template Company Smart Startup Looking to Bring Blockchain to the Masses


"The startup economy is worth trillions of dollars but a large majority of these startups and small businesses do not yet have the resources or access to the technological advancements of blockchain te..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-05 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, economy

GBP/JPY ? Is the Bull Slowing Down? (Video)


"Nick Batsford, CEO of Core London is joined by Craig Erlam, Senior Market Analyst at OANDA to discuss the GBP/JPY. USD/JPY ? Yen Edges Lower, Japanese Household Spending Next USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-04 17:45
Taggar: dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, ADP Nonfarm Payrolls Impress


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Wednesday session, after recording strong gains on Tuesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2837, up 0.24% on the day. There are no Canadian indicators on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-04 14:21
Taggar: dollar, indicators, trading

USD Mixed Ahead of US Private Jobs Data


"The US dollar gained against the EUR, CHF and JPY but depreciated against commodity currencies. The comments on the NAFTA renegotiation boosted the loonie to a 5 week high against the greenback. US Tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 23:18
Taggar: currencies, dollar, loonie

PR: Spare Change Investment in Cryptocurrency App Coinseed Raises $1 Million Through ICO


"Cryptocurrency investment startup Coinseed, announced that it had raised $1 million in the first 12 hours of its ICO. They also recently announced their global release of their mobile app - that lets..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 19:30
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment

March is Typically a Good Month For GBP


"The pound?s good fortune is set to continue this month, if seasonality is any guide.Sterling appreciated versus the dollar every April during the last 13 years in what Bank of America Merrill Lynch de..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 15:51
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, pound

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Improves to 1-Week High


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2872, down 0.32% on the day. There are no Canadian indicators on the schedule. In the US, IBD/TIPP Econom..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 14:14
Taggar: dollar, indicators, point, trading

Dollar at a Crossroads on Trade Worries


"Tuesday April 3: Five things the markets are talking about Regional euro bourses have reopened after the long weekend under pressure, but the declines, thus far, are muted when compared to yesterday&#..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-03 12:20
Taggar: dollar, market

EUR/USD Ticks up in Light Trading


"EUR/USD ticked up today as the dollar was under pressure from growing fears of a trade war between the United States and China. The rally was very limited as tr..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 16:38
Taggar: dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Higher Ahead of Manufacturing PMIs


"The Canadian dollar has started the trading week quietly. In the Monday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2878, down 0.16% on the day. Today’s focus in on manufacturing reports. Canada will relea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 12:04
Taggar: dollar, report, trading

The New Normal ( Stephen Innes head of APAC Live on BFM Radio in Kuala Lumpur )


"“INVESTORS STRUGGLING WITH THIS NEW NORMAL” Stephen Innes, Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, OANDA, Singapore shares his views The S&P 500 posted a negative quarter and the US dollar d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 05:05
Taggar: dollar, share, shares, trading

Ringgit post gains to open Q2


"KUALA LUMPUR, April 2 (Bernama) ? The ringgit strengthened further against the US dollar today on renewed buying interest for the local unit, said a dealer. At 9.07 am, the local note stood at 3.8520/..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-04-02 04:20
Taggar: dollar, trading

US Dollar Rises Ahead of Jobs Data


"The US dollar gained against major pairs thanks to strong economic indicators and the end of month and quarter flows. The greenback had a positive week ahead of the easter holiday. The first week of A..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-30 19:16
Taggar: dollar, indicators

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged in Holiday-Thinned Trade


"The Canadian dollar continues to have an uneventful week. In the Friday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2883, down 0.01% on the day. US and Canadian markets are closed for the Easter holiday, so we c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-30 13:52
Taggar: dollar, economy, market, point, trading

Obstinately resilient USD


"Obstinately resilient USD Currency Markets  Tackling the obstinately resilient USD will be a significant discussion next week after a week dotted with month-end flows and correctly modelled USD demand..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-30 02:06
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

Dollar Down a Bit, Stocks Go a Little Higher


"The dollar has slipped 0.4% against the yen, 0.3% relative to the Aussie currency, 0.2% versus the peso, yuan and loonie, and 0.1% vis-a-vis the euro and Swiss franc. The dollar also edged up 0.1% aga..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-29 15:09
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady Ahead of GDP


"The Canadian dollar continues to trade quietly. In the Wednesday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2905, down 0.14% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases the monthly GDP report and the Raw..."

USD/JPY ? Are We Due a Correction? (Video)


"Nick Batsford, CEO of Core London is joined by Craig Erlam, Senior Market Analyst at OANDA to look at the USD/JPY. Complicatedly Confounding Currency Moves US Dollar Higher Ahead of Final Q4 GDP Estim..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 15:21
Taggar: currency, dollar, gold, market

Canadian Dollar Subdued Ahead of US GDP


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2877, down 0.11% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators for a second st..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 13:56
Taggar: dollar, indicators, trading

Another 48 hours


"Another 48 hours The previous 48 hours have been all-encompassing as Forex desks are dealing with a combination of month/quarter end flows, bloodletting in equity and rates,  amidst a massive wave of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-28 01:44
Taggar: dollar, forex, market, rate

US Dollar Higher Ahead of Final Q4 GDP Estimate


"The US dollar rose against major pairs on Tuesday after three disappointing sessions with a decrease in trade war anxiety. European data came in lower than expected boosting the USD in a week that wil..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 22:50
Taggar: dollar, point

EUR/USD Falls as Dollar Sell-Off Halts


"EUR/USD fell today as the dollar was rebounding after the previous sell-off. Market analysts named several possible reasons for the rebound. One of them was subsiding fea..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 18:38
Taggar: dollar, market

Bank Hackers Set up ?Enormous Network? to Mine Bitcoin for Laundering Money


"Europol has revealed that an international group of cyber criminals, which has stolen over a billion dollars from multiple banks by hacking their ATMs, has been using cryptocurrency as a means to cond..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 18:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips, Markets Await US Consumer Confidence


"The Canadian dollar has posted gains in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2881, up 0.30% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators. In the US, CB Consume..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 13:54
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, indicators, point, trading

Complicatedly Confounding Currency Moves


"Complicatedly Confounding Currency Moves  One of the best Easter egg hunts shaping up is trying to find the elusive US dollar narrative. Outside of the dollar-yen, the market was distinctly bearish to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-27 00:28
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Pauses After Strong Week


"The Canadian dollar is trading sideways in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2891, down 0.04% on the day. On the release front, there are no data releases in Canada or the US. We&..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 14:06
Taggar: dollar, trading

PR: Pablo Escobar?s Brother Releases Dietbitcoin (DDX) Cryptocurrency ICO


"After making $100 billion dollars, Roberto Escobar launches the $2 dietbitcoin ?DDX? cryptocurrency ICO and vouches for people to start buying and mining dietbitcoin as values will go up Pablo Escobar..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Crypto Community Fears Passage of the CLOUD Act


"The Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data (CLOUD) Act just passed ? almost in secret ? tucked deep inside a voluminous spending package of well over a trillion dollars. No debate. No up or down vote..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-26 10:58
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

OANDA Market Insights Podcast With Jazz FM


"OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam and Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart look back at the week’s business and market news. This week’s big stories: Trump tariffs hit mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-24 15:41
Taggar: dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Higher


"The Canadian dollar has posted small gains in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2919, down 0.14% on the day. On the release front, it’s a busy day on both sides of the borde..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-23 13:54
Taggar: cpi, dollar, inflation, retail sales, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Rally Continues on NAFTA Optimism


"The Canadian dollar continues to gain ground, and has inched higher in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2891, down 0.10% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-22 14:43
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

Risk Appetite Fades ahead of Trump Chinese Tariff Announcement


"Thursday March 22: Five things the markets are talking about Ahead of the U.S open, Treasuries prices have rallied, the once ‘mighty’ dollar has extended its losses and Euro equities are u..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-22 12:18
Taggar: dollar, market

U.S. Balance of Payments and the Dollar


"The dollar did not perform as weakly in the fourth quarter as it did earlier in 2017. Between end-2016 and end-2017, the U.S. currency lost 12.3% against the euro, 8.7% relative to the pound, 7.6% ver..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-22 02:37
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, currency, dollar, loonie, pound

Open season on the USD ?


"Open season on the USD? On or below the surface, the FOMC statement would suggest its open season on the dollar and greenlights sellers to re-engage as the Fed failed to confirm any of the markets haw..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-22 02:21
Taggar: dollar, market, point

EUR/USD Climbs After FOMC Keeps Dot Plot Unchanged


"EUR/USD jumped today following the policy announcement by the Federal Open Market Committee. While the FOMC raised interest rates, as was widely expected, it retained its dot..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 21:34
Taggar: announcement, bull, dollar, market, point, rate

CAD and MXN Rise After NAFTA Reported Comments


"The Canadian dollar and the Mexico peso rose on optimism that the U.S. may be softening some of its hard-line stance in the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. A report in the Gl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 21:14
Taggar: dollar, report

Bitcoin Will Be World's 'Single Currency' Says Twitter CEO


"Jack Dorsey has said he believes bitcoin will take over the U.S. dollar as the world's primary currency in 10 years or less. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 19:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Global Stocks Fall Ahead of Fed Rate Hike


"World shares fell on Wednesday and the dollar eased off three-week highs as markets awaited a likely increase in U.S. interest rates and guidance on how many more to expect for this year. Markets were..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 15:58
Taggar: dollar, market, rate, report, share, shares

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Improves as US Eases on NAFTA Demands


"The Canadian dollar has posted considerable gains in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2986, down 0.66% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators on th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 14:42
Taggar: dollar, indicators, trading

Wednesday to be Dominated by FOMC Statement, Forecasts, and Press Conference


"Ahead of this afternoon’s FOMC event, the dollar traded lower overnight, falling 0.5% against sterling and the loonie, 0.3% versus the euro, 0.2% relative to the Swiss franc and yen and 0.1% vis..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 14:14
Taggar: dollar, dollar trade, kiwi, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canada?s loonie gets a NAFTA Lift


"Wednesday March 21: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities have traded mixed overnight despite the U.S dollar operating under pressure as the market waits for the Federal Reserve?s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-21 12:32
Taggar: dollar, market, oil

No, ?Elon Musk? on Twitter Is Not Giving Away Any Cryptocurrency


"A British news agency teamed with Chainalysis to uncover just how rampant cryptocurrency Twitter scams are and the methods employed. Using well-regarded tech personalities such as Elon Musk, tens of t..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 16:20
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, spread

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Subdued, Wholesale Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3083, up 0.04% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Wholesale Sales is expected to improve to 0.1%. Fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 14:05
Taggar: dollar, indicators, rate, trading

Sterling Strong Despite Weaker Inflation


"Tuesday March 20: Five things the markets are talking about European stocks trade mixed despite a U.S tech equity selloff fading and as the market turns its attention to this week?s Fed rate decision..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 12:25
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

Ethereum?s ICO Whales Can Crash the Market at Any Time


"Crypto whales are generally thought of as wealthy traders with the ability to move markets via a single sell order. Yet the greatest whales of all aren?t traders but ICOs which own millions of ether w..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-20 02:59
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

Good Session for Sterling but Difficult Day for High Tech Stocks


"Negotiators for Great Britain and the European Union report substantial progress in working out a plan for their arrangement during the first two years after the U.K. leaves the Union next March. Ster..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 15:07
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, report

USD/CAD ? Struggling Canadian Dollar at 9-Month Low


"The Canadian dollar has started the week with slight gains in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3062, down 0.27% on the day. It’s a quiet start to the week, with no US or Ca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-19 14:15
Taggar: dollar, trading

US Fed and BoE to Guide Markets


"The US dollar is mixed against major pairs ahead of the March Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting. The Fed is expected to deliver its fist interest rate lift under Chair Jerome Powell. The Fe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 22:01
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

EUR/USD Declines for Third Day as Markets Prepare for Fed Hike


"EUR/USD fell for the third day in a row despite turmoil in the US government. The dollar got some support from today’s macroeconomic reports, which were good f..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 17:58
Taggar: dollar, oil, rate, report

USD/CAD ? Struggling Canadian Dollar Approaches 1.31, Soft Manufacturing Sales Expected


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3091, up 0.29% on the day. On the release front, there are key indicators on both sides of the bo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 14:04
Taggar: dollar, indicators, market, trading

Continuing Well-Bid Yen


"A week ago, the dollar traded above 107 yen and now it’s below 105 after having dropped another 0.7% overnight. The yen’s strength has little to do with Japanese developments. Industrial p..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 13:53
Taggar: dollar, dollar trade, industrial production

King for a day


" King for a day The dollar turned king overnight in a market lacking conviction across most asset classes and getting swept up by a wave of position adjustments as investors turn incredibly indecisive..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-16 02:31
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

Yen Strengthens Beyond 106 per Dollar Level


"The yen added to Wednesday’s climb, rising a further 0.4% on balance against the dollar overnight and touching a 2-week high of 105.78 at one point. The yen has been strengthening in spite of Pr..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 15:40
Taggar: currency, dollar, point

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Quiet Ahead of Canadian, US Job Reports


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2975, up 0.16% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases ADP Non-Farm Employment Change. In th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-15 13:34
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

Congressional Hearings: We Must Distinguish Digital Commodities From ICOs


"On March 14, 2018, the House Financial Committee held a hearing entitled ?Examining the Cryptocurrencies and ICO Markets.? This was the first hearing in which members of the U.S. Congress, specific..."

More U.S. Dollar Declines


"The dollar lost some additional ground overnight, dipping 0.7% against the Aussie currency, 0.5% relative to the peso after Trump examined border wall prototypes, 0.3% versus the loonie, and 0.2% vis-..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 15:14
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Under Pressure, US Retail Sales Disappoints


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Wednesday session, after considerable losses on Tuesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2943, down 0.17% on the day. On the release front, there are no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 14:48
Taggar: dollar, indicators, retail sales, trading

Will U.S Retail Sales Move the Needle?


"Wednesday March 14: Five things the markets are talking about U.S equities are under performing for a second consecutive day as markets continue to digest Monday’s economic and political news. T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 13:35
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market, report

EUR/USD Falls After US Data, US Politics Make Future Uncertain


"The dollar gained on the euro on Wednesday, but the outlook for the greenback remained uncertain amid political upheaval in the United States. US macroecon..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-14 01:35
Taggar: dollar, trading

Weaker Yen in Early Tuesday Trading


"Ahead of the release of U.S. consumer price data, the yen has dropped 0.8% against the dollar to a near 2-week low and 3-week low versus the euro. Japanese producer prices and its tertiary index were..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 15:24
Taggar: dollar, rate

Markets Look for a Second Opinion on U.S Inflation


"Tuesday March 13: Five things the markets are talking about European equities are drifting following a mixed session in Asia and the ‘mighty’ U.S dollar is steady as capital markets wait f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-13 12:33
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market, oil, report

Dollar Lower on Risk Appetite Recovery


"Monday March 12: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities have advanced overnight as ‘trade-war’ concerns take a back seat to economic optimism following last Friday’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-12 13:17
Taggar: dollar, market, report

Dollar Mixed Ahead of Retail Sales, Inflation and North Korea Meeting


"The US dollar ended up mixed against major pairs after the release of the U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) report for February and news of a potential meet up between North Korea and American leaders. The..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 23:32
Taggar: dollar, report

NFP Causes EUR/USD Confusion and Brief Rally


"The US dollar had been strengthening against the euro during today’s trading session right until the monthly employment report was released by the US Bureau of Labo..."

Gusto Dollar


"Gusto Dollar Broad-based dollar strength dominated overnight markets as a combination of a dovish Draghi, tariff and position adjustments ahead of Friday AHE print were the primary drivers The EURUSD..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-09 02:17
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

Thursday Round-Up


"The dollar rose against the euro, Swiss franc and sterling but closed little changed today on the yen. Equities firmed, but commodities, Treasury yields, and other sovereign debt yields declined. Trum..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-08 23:50
Taggar: dollar

Tuesday-Wednesday Rundown


"During these past two days, the dollar dropped over 1.0% against the won, 0.7% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.6% relative to the euro, 0.5% vis-a-vis the Canadian dollar 0.4% against sterling but just 0..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 23:51
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar

EUR/USD Trading Ignores US Macros


"The euro fell against the US dollar somewhat during today’s trading session. Still, the currency pair seemed to be unmoved by the fundamental indicators that have b..."

Domains Running Cryptocurrency Mining Scripts Surge 725 Percent


"The number of domains with cryptocurrency mining scripts installed has skyrocketed 725 percent in four months, according to a security firm?s research. Approximately 2.7 million users were attacked by..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 22:03
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar

EUR/JPY ? Major Levels and Key Upcoming Events


"In this interview with Core TV Finance, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam looks at the key technical levels on EURJPY pair and discusses the week’s events that could shape it in the near-term, i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-07 13:49
Taggar: announcement, bank, dollar, finance, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Rebounds, Ivey PMI Next


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower on Tuesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2870, down 0.73% on the day. On the release front, there are no major US indicators. Canada will release Ivey PMI. On..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 15:08
Taggar: bank, dollar, indicators, trade balance, trading

Trumps Tariff Pushback Dents Trade War Fears


"Tuesday March 6: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities have extended their rebound overnight as investors judge the recent selloff sparked by global trade fears as a tad overdone..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-06 13:37
Taggar: dollar, market, oil

EUR/USD Recovers from Intraday Drop


"EUR/USD dropped today but has almost recovered by now as the dollar remained under pressure from concerns about the planned US tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. The&..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-05 19:57
Taggar: dollar, report

Gold Volatile as Trade War Fears Battle With Strong USD


"Gold prices wavered between losses and gains Monday, buoyed by heightened jitters about a potential trade war and uncertainty for the European Union following Italy?s divisive election, but pressured..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-05 19:44
Taggar: dollar, gold

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slide Continues After Weak GDP


"The Canadian dollar has posted losses in the Monday session. Early in the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2959, up 0.58% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-05 15:35
Taggar: dollar, point, trading

PR: Rate3 Wants to Empower a Truly Global Payment and E-Commerce Network by Making It Fair, Transparent and Cheap


"SINGAPORE - Rate3 aims to create a new global e-commerce ecosystem that ties consumers, merchants, suppliers and other intermediaries together with a native cryptocurrency that facilitates all transac..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-04 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, financial, rate

NZD/USD Could Tank Following Double Top Formation


"Having bounced twice from the horizontal resistance level near 0.7436, the New Zealand dollar has seemingly stopped its advance against the US counterpart. The uptrend, which laste..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-04 18:38
Taggar: dollar

Quarter Million Dollars Already Raised in Bitcoin Cash 48 Hour Challenge


"Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is on a roll lately, scoring new mainstream adoption platforms in countries like the United States. But it?s still a relatively small player within the ecosystem, relative to Bitcoi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-03 21:33
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Dollar Down.. So Are Bond Yields, Stocks and Oil


"The dollar fell nearly 1% overnight against the yen to a new 2018 low. The U.S. currency has also lost 0.8% versus the Swiss franc and 0.5% vis-a-vis the euro, and it has move under a key psychologica..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 15:59
Taggar: currency, dollar

Trump Unfazed by Possible Trade War


"Even if new tariffs on steel and aluminum spark an international trade war, President Donald Trump is confident the United States would come out on top. “When a country (USA) is losing many bill..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 15:21
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Lower Ahead of GDP


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2859, up 0.17% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases GDP, with the markets braced for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 14:47
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, market, point, trading

A Dizzying Day for Markets


"Dizzying Markets Jay Powell certainly dialled down the hawkish rhetoric before the Senate Finance Committee in the second part of his “Humphrey Hawkins” testimony.While the dollar has back..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 02:27
Taggar: dollar, finance, market

Dollar Retreats as Trade War Talk Escalates


"Fed?s Chair words boosted USD but Trump?s view on trade sparked a sell-off The US dollar was set to end the week on a positive note after Fed Chair Jerome Powell testified twice and other Fed speakers..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-02 00:10
Taggar: dollar, economy

Venezuela Claims Petro Cryptocurrency Has Raised $3bn from Investors in 127 Countries


"The Venezuelan government has made some new claims about the pre-sale of the country’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, the petro. After one week, President Nicolas Maduro said that the petro had rais..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 22:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, oil

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, Investors Eye Powell Testimony


"The Canadian dollar has edged higher in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2858, up 0.20% on the day. The struggling Canadian currency has lost 1.7% this week, and is at its lowe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 15:00
Taggar: currency, dollar, trading

Round Two with Fed Chair Powell


"Thursday Mar 1: Five things the markets are talking about U.S equities suffered their worst monthly decline in two years last month as investors continued to digest new Fed Chair, Jerome Powell’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 12:28
Taggar: dollar, market

February in Figures


"February was unlike January. The dollar had declined across the board in the first month of 2018, but declined, except against the yen, during February. Likewise, share prices performed well in Januar..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 03:21
Taggar: dollar, share

USDCAD Canadian Dollar Flat After Trade Triggered Volatility


"The Canadian dollar had a bumpy ride on Thursday. A better than expected current account deficit was positive for the loonie at the start of the North American trading session, but after some mixed me..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-03-01 00:34
Taggar: dollar, loonie, report, trading

Meet the 'Sovereign': Marshall Islands Government to Issue Crypto Token


"The tiny Republic of the Marshall Islands plans to sell a cryptocurrency, known as the Sovereign, to supplement the U.S. dollar as its legal tender. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 20:00
Taggar: currency, dollar

New ?Sovereign? Cryptocurrency Will Be Legal Tender in the Marshall Islands


"The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI), an island country located near the equator in the Pacific Ocean with a population of about 50,000, is poised to become the first sovereign nation to issu..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 17:14
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, market, oil, point, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged, US GDP Next


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2775, down 0.02% on the day. The Canadian dollar has paused after Tuesday’s losses, but finds itself..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 15:04
Taggar: dollar, inflation, price index, trading

Fed?s Door Ajar for Four Fed hikes


"Wednesday February 28: Five things the markets are talking about U.S interest rates and the dollar have moved higher after the new Fed Chair, Jerome Powell, noted in his first public outing on the ..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-28 13:10
Taggar: dollar, economy, market, rate

Op-Ed: The Potentially Fatal Flaw of Open-Source Blockchain Protocols


"The most important question to ask any decentralized blockchain protocol is: ?How do you protect your protocol from ?incumbent? companies?? While many emerging protocols promise disintermediated co..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 15:33
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market, point, profit, rate, share, spread

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady Ahead of Canadian Budget and Powell Testimony


"The Canadian dollar has recorded small gains in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2703, up 0.13% on the day. On the release front, the sole Canadian event is the annual budget. I..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-27 15:02
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, goods orders, trading

Circle Leaps Into Exchange Business With Poloniex Acquisition


"Circle, a mobile payment app company backed by Goldman Sachs, has announced it is buying U.S.-regulated cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex Inc. ? a move that will transform Boston-based Circle into o..."

Op Ed: What Do We Mean When We Talk About the "Blockchain Ecosystem??


"Ethereum has just announced its Ethereum Community Fund (ECF) grant program, an initiative launched by a collection of major players in the Ethereum world that is designed to accelerate the develop..."

Weaker Dollar This Monday


"The U.S. and Canadian dollars fell overnight by 0.5% against the yuan, kiwi, and sterling, 0.3% relative to the euro and Australian dollar, 0.2% versus the Swiss franc and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yen. The..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 15:22
Taggar: currencies, dollar, kiwi, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, US Housing Report Next


"The Canadian dollar has recorded slight gains in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2663, up 0.22% on the day. On the release front, it’s a quiet start to the week. There are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 15:07
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

Poll: Bitcoin More Popular With Czechs than the Euro


"Czechs are more inclined to store value in cryptos than in euros, according to a new poll gauging attitudes toward currencies other than the koruna. When asked about their intentions to acquire foreig..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-26 09:10
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

A New Sheriff in Town


"A New Sheriff in Town The markets are increasingly challenging to define as storylines shift from ECB and BoJ policy normalisation to the problematic US twin deficits and inflation. However, the dolla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-25 01:19
Taggar: currencies, dollar, inflation, market, point

OANDA Weekly Podcast With Jazz FM


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam and Jazz FM’s Jonny Hart discuss the week’s notable events in financial markets including a new first for cryptocurrencies and three major central banks p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-24 22:22
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, financial, inflation, loonie, market, rate

Montana Scores $250 Million Bitcoin Mining Campus


"The Big Sky Country state of Montana keeps raking them in. For the second time this month, a mining operation is announcing its moving to the Butte area. Power Block Coin LLC is reportedly plunking do..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 21:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, report

Report Claims 34,000 Ethereum Smart Contracts Are Vulnerable to Bugs


"Over 34,000 ethereum smart contracts containing $4.4 million in ETH may be vulnerable to exploitation. That?s the conclusion reached by a quintet of researchers hailing from Singapore and the UK. Thei..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 20:04
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, report, technical report

Mixed Market Action This Friday


"The dollar fell overnight by 0.4% versus the peso, 0.3% against the yuan and sterling and 0.2% relative to the loonie but rose 0.5% against the kiwi, 0.1% versus the yen, and 0.2% vis-a-vis the euro..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 15:07
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Fed Rhetoric to Dictate Dollar Direction


"Friday February 23: Five things the markets are talking about Ahead of the U.S open, Euro equities are struggling for direction after a positive Asian session as the market debates the outlook for cen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 13:56
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged Ahead of CPI


"The Canadian dollar is drifting in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2707, up 0.01% on the day. On the release front, Canada will release a host of CPI indicators, led by CPI. Thi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-23 13:31
Taggar: cpi, dollar, indicators, trading

Kavita Gupta on Lubin, Buterin and Entrepreneurship in the Blockchain Space


"When ConsenSys, a Brooklyn, New York?based firm that builds decentralized applications and blockchain ecosystem tools on Ethereum, launched a $50 million venture arm, it turned to Kavita Gupta to r..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 21:27
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, finance, investment

Government of Spain Considers Blockchain-Friendly Regulations


"The government of Spain is preparing blockchain-friendly legislation including possible tax breaks to attract companies in the emerging blockchain technology sector, Bloomberg Politics reports.?We..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 16:38
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, economy, financial, investment, market, report, share, shares

Dollar and Stocks Lower amid Some Softer European Data


"The dollar dropped overnight by 0.5% against the yen, 0.3% relative to the peso and 0.1% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc, kiwi and Aussie dollar. The dollar firmed 0.2% relative to sterling and 0.1% versus..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 15:32
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

USD/CAD Ticks Lower, Canadian Retail Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar has recorded small losses in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2684, down 0.15% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases retail sales reports. The m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 15:00
Taggar: dollar, employment, market, report, retail sales, trading

Confusion reigns


"Confusion reigns In a market starved for significant news, the FOMC minutes provided just enough talking points to keep the dollar bid as US bond yields nudged towards crucial resistance levels.Howeve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 02:45
Taggar: dollar, market, point

Four Arrested Following Taiwanese Crypto Robbery


"Taiwanese police have arrested four men after a bitcoin robbery worth five million Taiwanese dollars (approximately $170,000 USD). The case has been described as the first of its kind in Taiwan by aut..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-22 01:57
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, oil

Some Weaker-Than-Expected European Data


"Preliminary February purchasing manager survey estimates from the euro area and the latest British labor statistics were softer than forecast. The next significant market-moving event will be the rele..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 17:17
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie, market

USD Higher Ahead of Minutes


"The dollar rose to its highest level in a week on Wednesday and world stocks fell for the third day as investors braced for minutes from the Fed?s last policy meeting to see if they would herald more..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 16:44
Taggar: dollar, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Subdued Ahead of Fed Minutes


"The Canadian dollar has recorded slight losses in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2669, up 0.16% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases on the schedul..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 14:44
Taggar: dollar, trading

Yield-o-Mania


"Yield-o-Mania Global yields ratcheted higher after a stronger than expected jump on Germany’s PPI which bolsters the hotter than expected comprehensive inflation narrative. But it was the jump i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 02:24
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market

Bitcoin Usage Falls to Its Lowest in Months


"There?s never a bad time to be sending and receiving bitcoin, but right now is especially good. Fees are at the lowest in 18 months, with the average transaction value now under a dollar. This contras..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-21 00:20
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Latam Currencies Lower on Tuesday


"Latin American currencies weakened on Tuesday as the U.S. dollar strengthened worldwide after hitting a three-year low last week. Currencies from Brazil , Mexico and Colombia weakened between 0.3 perc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 22:13
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, profit

Gold Drops After USD Regains Momentum


"Gold prices were clobbered on Tuesday, with the commodity booking its sharpest daily decline in more than a year, against a backdrop of a strengthening dollar and stabilizing equities. April gold GCJ8..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 22:11
Taggar: dollar, gold

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips, Wholesale Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar has recorded slight losses in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2606, up 0.37% on the day. On the release front, it’s a very light day. There are no US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 15:02
Taggar: dollar, trading

Higher Yields Pushing Dollar Up


"Tuesday February 20: Five-things the markets are talking about Overnight, global stock indexes have declined along with U.S futures, while the ‘big’ dollar has rallied a tad as U.S Treasur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 12:25
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

Intermezzo


"Intermezzo It was a predictable snoozefest in FX overnight as global holiday sessions crimped activity. And adding to the void, there was scant data during European hours which severely nipped action..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-20 03:14
Taggar: dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged, No Fundamentals to Start Off Week


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged in the Monday session, after posting losses on Friday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2493, up 0.07% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 15:10
Taggar: bank, dollar, trading

Dampened Activity Due to Holidays in Asia and North America


"The U.S. dollar is unchanged against the euro, peso, sterling and Canadian and New Zealand dollars.The greenback slipped 0.2% relative to the Aussie dollar and 0.1% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc but edged..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 14:56
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, market

PR: World?s 1st Ethereum Funding Token Meets Forbes ?Ripple Effect? Criteria for Tripled Profits


"New York, NY Forbes recommends looking for cryptocurrency trading for less than a dollar. They believe that?s important because "smaller numbers can more easily double and triple than larger numbers c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency trading, dollar, investment, profit, trading

Bancor Bounce Back? A Once-Doubted ICO Is Winning Adoption


"Despite early skepticism on its tech amid a record-setting ICO, millions of dollars is now being traded each week by blockchain project Bancor."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 11:00
Taggar: dollar

Bitmex Research: Tether Not a Ponzi But Susceptible to Shutdown


"The research arm of Bitmex exchange is back with another detailed and wide-ranging investigation. This time it?s Tether, the company and its U.S. dollar-backed token that frequently comes in for scrut..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 04:51
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Don?t go barking up the wrong tree in the Year of the Dog


"Don’t go barking up the wrong tree in the Year of the Dog A predictable wave of profit taking and risk reduction, as is standard form ahead of US long weekends, dominated Friday session leading..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-19 02:43
Taggar: dollar, profit

Dollar Regains Ground Ahead of Fed Minutes


"Higher US inflation fails to spark dollar revival The US dollar depreciated across the board versus major pairs despite consumer prices rising more than expected. Inflation anxiety had triggered a sel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 22:15
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market, rate

Decentralized Exchanges Stake Their Claim in the Cryptocurrency Ecosystem


"The cryptocurrency ecosystem has continued to take some major hits lately, causing many investors and holders to rethink the way they trade their crypto assets. Several high profile cryptocurrency..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 22:11
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, market, point, rate, trading, visa

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Trading Sideways, US Housing Reports Next


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Friday session, continuing the trend we saw on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2493, up 0.10% on the day. On the release front, Canad..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 14:08
Taggar: dollar, trading

US Bond Auction TIPS the dollar


"US Bond Auction TIPS the dollar A dismal US 30year TIPS auction is weighing on dollar demand as the sagging bid to cover ratio of 2.31 is signalling dwindling investor appetite as inflationary headwin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-16 02:12
Taggar: dollar, inflation

European Authorities Seek Arrests in Bitcoin Scam Investigation


"Austrian authorities are pursuing suspects across Europe in an alleged bitcoin scam that led to millions of dollars in losses for investors. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 19:05
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Gains Ground After Dismal US Retail Sales


"The Canadian dollar has paused on Thursday, after posting strong gains a day earlier. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2491, down 0.01% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases ADP Non-farm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 14:52
Taggar: dollar, employment, indicators, report, trading

Crypto Asset Lending Startup BlockFi Raises $1.55 Million


"BlockFi, a startup that offers U.S. dollar loans to crypto-asset owners, has raised $1.55 million in capital from investors."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 12:00
Taggar: dollar

At the Edge of a Cliff


"At the Edge of a Cliff Was it the mixed data, skewed positioning or merely a lack of confidence that has the USD dollar precariously perched at the edge of the cliff. Everyone one to a tee went all in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-15 02:40
Taggar: cpi, dollar

Fundamentals Remain Positive Despite Sell-Off


"Despite the recent fluctuations and concern about major corrections in global equity markets, Craig Erlam, senior market analyst at Oanda, says fundamentals, like corporate earnings, remain positive..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 18:21
Taggar: dollar, market, rate, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Higher, Markets Await US Inflation Reports


"The Canadian dollar continues to trade sideways this week. In the Wednesday session, the pair is trading at 1.2576, down 0.14% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators for a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-14 15:05
Taggar: cpi, dollar, indicators, inflation, market, trading

US Dollar Rout Continues With Inflation Data in the Horizon


"Safe haven flows after the stock market collapse favour JPY and CHF The US dollar is once again on the back foot on Tuesday. The currency is softer against major pairs ahead of key US inflation data f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 22:18
Taggar: currency, dollar, inflation, market

PR: Buying ALT Tokens from Altair VR Offers Special Advantages


"Since last year, the volume of content sales in the virtual reality market has grown threefold. What's more, SuperData Research forecasts that over the next two years the total sales volume for conten..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

Nikkei Ends Lower After Rise of JPY


"The Nikkei stock index ended at a four-month low Tuesday, quickly giving up earlier gains as the yen’s advance against the U.S. dollar hurt export-related issues. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Aver..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 17:43
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, point

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Trading Sideways


"The Canadian dollar continues to have an uneventful week. In the Tuesday’s session, the pair is trading at 1.2587, up 0.07% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 15:10
Taggar: dollar, indicators, trading

USD Under Pressure as Traders eye U.S Inflation


"Tuesday February 13: Five things the markets are talking about Euro equities are trading steady despite a late down swing in Asia, as investors wrestle to find direction after this month’s early..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 14:00
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, gold, market, trading

PR: How Viola.AI Uses Blockchain to Tackle the Billion Dollar Love Scams Industry


"Viola.AI leverages on blockchain technology to change the dating and relationships landscape in the world. One of the questions the team at Viola.AI gets asked frequently???why does the dating and rel..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, leverage

Bad Code Has Lost $500 Million of Cryptocurrency in Under a Year


"Cryptocurrency can be lost in a variety of ways, from hacking to forgotten passwords and failed flash drives. But in dollar terms, one of the biggest causes of crypto losses is bad code, and it?s not..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 11:14
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Jay-Z Expands Portfolio to Include Crypto


"Nas and Snoop Dogg have backed trading application Robinhood, and now legendary rap star Jay-Z has added his imprimatur through a subsidiary, Arrive. Robinhood is already valued at over a billion doll..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-13 06:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged as Investors Search for Cues


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2609, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, the focus is on Canadian employment indicators, with t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-12 15:15
Taggar: dollar, employment, indicators, rate, trading

OANDA Weekly Podcast With Jazz FM


"A look back at the Business week with Jonny Hart from the Jazz FM Business Breakfast and OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam. US Dollar Surges Amidst Volatility USD/CAD ? Loonie flash plummets on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-11 15:38
Taggar: dollar, loonie, market, report

Ledger X President: $50K Bitcoin Bet Saw a $1M Premium the Same Day


"Last year on December 22 a firm purchased a $1 million dollar options trade on the Ledger X platform that wagered the BTC/USD market price will be $50,000 by the last month of 2018. This week Juthica..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-10 16:23
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, finance, market

PR: Broker Platform Serenity ? Why Do We Need Another Mediator Between the Market and the Trader?


"One of the most notable projects in the Internet trading sector with a daily turnover of USD 5 trillion ? Serenity ? kicks off its main ICO round. Speaking about this notable event based on a revolut..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, financial, forex, forex market, market, trading

USD/CAD -Canadian Dollar in Holding Pattern Ahead of Key Job Reports


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2609, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, the focus is on Canadian employment indicators, with t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 14:15
Taggar: dollar, employment, indicators, market, rate, trading

US Dollar Surges Amidst Volatility


"BoE Signals Higher Interest Rates in the UK The US dollar had its strongest week against major currency pairs in twelve months. Even as the United States is suffering a bout of political uncertainty t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-09 00:11
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady as Housing Reports a Mixed Bag


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Thursday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2562, down 0.07% on the day. On the release front, Canadian housing numbers were mixed. The New Housi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-08 15:01
Taggar: dollar, price index, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, Building Permits Crushes Estimate


"The Canadian dollar has posted small losses in the Wednesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2515, up 0.17% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Building Permits posted an excellent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 15:06
Taggar: dollar, trading

EUR/USD Declines Despite German Coalition Deal


"EUR/USD declined today even as German Chancellor Angela Merkel managed to secure a deal to form a coalition government. The dollar was extremely strong today even though..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-07 00:15
Taggar: dollar, oil

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Under Pressure as Global Stock Markets Slide


"The Canadian dollar is steady in the Tuesday session, after considerable losses in the past two sessions. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2556, up 0.16% on the day. On the release front, Canada..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 15:13
Taggar: dollar, trading

Study Finds Little Correlation Between Tether Printing and Bitcoin?s Price


"Over the past few months there’s been a lot of internet chatter concerning the digital currency tether (USDT) and whether or not it’s really backed by U.S. dollars. Further, there’s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-06 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, report

Roboforex Adds Bitcoin Cash and Three Other Cryptocurrency CFDs for Trading


"Another major international leveraged trading brokerage has launched a contract-for-difference (CFD) for Bitcoin Cash paired against the US dollar. This means that Roboforex clients gain today the abi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-05 22:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, forex, forex market, leverage, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slips after Strong US Job Numbers


"The Canadian dollar is steady in the Monday session, after considerable losses on Friday. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2435, up 0.06% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian rel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-05 15:25
Taggar: dollar, trading

Equities Slump Deepens; Dollar Steady


"Monday February 5: Five things the markets are talking about Global stocks have extended their biggest decline in two-years overnight while the ‘big’ dollar steadies outright against G10 c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-05 13:24
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, market, oil

Many Token Crowdsales No Longer That Open to the Crowds


"The ICO was hailed as the new IPO, offering a more egalitarian way of raising funds. The fact that crowdsales bring in millions of extra dollars and create an active community from day one doesn?t hur..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-04 10:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Stronger Dollar on Jobs Day Amid Bursting Asset Bubbles


"Overnight dollar gains have been led by 1.2% increases against the yen and Australian dollar, a 1.1% appreciation relative to the kiwi, and a 1.0% advance vis-a-vis the peso. The dollar also strengthe..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 17:25
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Lower, Investors Eye Nonfarm Payrolls, Wage Growth


"The Canadian dollar is lower in the Friday session, erasing the gains seen on Thursday. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2305, up 0.31% on the day. On the release front, the US will release key emp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 14:26
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

AMD Increases GPU Production to Match Crypto Mining Demand


"Responding to strong market demand, AMD is planning to increase production of graphics cards which are currently in short supply. The recently launched RX Vega GPUs have virtually disappeared from she..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

Dollar Rebounds After Strong Jobs Report


"US added 200,000 positions in January The US dollar rose against major pairs on Friday. The release of the U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) proved to be the much needed shot in the arm after the greenback..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-02 00:17
Taggar: dollar

Evidence of Intensifying Price Pressure Around the World


"The dominant theme of manufacturing PMIs for January was a further significant pickup in cost pressure related to a variety of factors such as more elevated oil prices, faster growth in demand than ca..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 18:33
Taggar: dollar, oil

EUR/USD Resumes Rally After Pause Caused by FOMC Statement


"EUR/USD resumed its rally today after ending the session almost flat yesterday. The dollar bounce caused the FOMC policy statement proved to be short-lived as monetary tighten..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 18:00
Taggar: bank, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged, Investors Await NFP, Wage Growth Reports


"The Canadian dollar has recorded small gains in the Thursday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2318, up 0.02% on the day. On the release front, there are no major Canadian events. Over in t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 14:56
Taggar: dollar, employment, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged, Investors Await NFP, Wage Growth Reports


"The Canadian dollar has recorded small gains in the Thursday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2318, up 0.02% on the day. On the release front, there are no major Canadian events. Over in t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 14:56
Taggar: dollar, employment, market, trading

January 2018 in Figures


"The euro ranged from a low of $1.1914 to a high of $1.2583 in January, averaging $1.2195 in the month and closing 3.4% stronger than its end-2017 level. Against the yen, the dollar ranged between JPY..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 02:14
Taggar: dollar

USD Struggles Ahead of Jobs Report


"USD Struggles Ahead of Jobs Report US expected to add 184,000 jobs in January The US dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Thursday. The greenback has failed to gain traction in 2018 and is aw..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-02-01 00:19
Taggar: currencies, dollar, report

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher After Strong GDP and Persistent USD Weakness


"The Canadian dollar is higher on Wednesday after the economy accelerated its growth in November. Canadian GDP is posted monthly and showed a gain of 0.4 percent in November. The Canadian economy start..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 21:11
Taggar: bank, dollar, economy, rate

Dollar Weaker on Shrinking Central Bank Divergence and US Trade Stance


"A persistently weak dollar is confounding currency traders and roiling global financial markets. Investors across asset classes are feeling the effects of the buck?s rocky start to the year, with the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 20:04
Taggar: currency, currency trade, dollar, financial, market, oil

DoubleLine CEO Says Weak USD Good for Commodities


"There’s good news ahead for commodities, with a particular bet on metals, as the outlook for the dollar looks to stay grim, according to experts. DoubleLine CEO Jeffrey Gundlach made a call for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 20:02
Taggar: dollar

Bitcoin Transaction Fees Are Pretty Low Right Now: Here's Why


"The relatively high transaction fees on the Bitcoin network were a major topic of conversation last year, but these fees have been plummeting so far in 2018. According to data from CoinMetrics, bit..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 18:38
Taggar: bitcoin, cable, dollar, market, point, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Improves, GDP Next


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Wednesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2281, down 0.45% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases GDP for December, which is..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-31 15:02
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market, price index, trading

U.S. Regulators Send Tether and Bitfinex Subpoenas


"There’s been a lot of discussion and controversy surrounding Tether (USDT) a digital asset that claims to be backed by the U.S. dollar. Now according to reports, the U.S. Commodity Futures Tradi..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 21:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, report, trading

Fate of GBP Depends on Brexit Deal


"Sterling had been on a downward trend since the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union in 2016, but reduced concerns over an abrupt break-up with the EU are sending the currency higher. The pou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 19:04
Taggar: currency, dollar, pound

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Trading Sideways, GDP Next


"The Canadian dollar continues to show little movement this week. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2424, down 0.12% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. In the US, Consume..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 15:22
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, point, trading

Yesterday?s Dollar Rebound Already Petering Out


"The dollar‘s advance on Monday was trimmed by overnight losses of 0.5% against the Swiss franc, 0.3% relative to the euro and yen, 0.2% vis-a-vis the New Zealand and Australian dollars, and 0.1%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 13:44
Taggar: dollar, loonie

Neo ICOs Make a Shaky Start


"The Neo platform was designed to serve as a launchpad for Initial Coin Offerings. Since hosting the Red Pulse ICO last year, Neo has accommodated around a dozen ICOs, with another dozen in the works..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 12:05
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Dollar Bears Yield to higher interest rates


"Dollar Bears  Yield to higher interest rates There has been a pause for thought in the bearish dollar trend after an enigmatic spike in US Treasury yields yesterday sent dollar bears heading for shelt..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 02:08
Taggar: bear, dollar, fx market, market, rate

Draining the Punch Bowl


"Draining the Punch Bowl Tuesday?s session was all about the cross-asset selling of equities, oil, and bonds as bear ?steepener? returned in vogue. The USD dollar remained tethered to a yo-yo string pu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 00:57
Taggar: bear, dollar, market, oil

US Jobs and Fed to Guide Dollar


"Dollar Lower Awaiting Employment Data and Fed Statement Chair Yellen?s Last Fed Meeting as Chair The USD is trading lower versus most majors ahead of US President Donald Trump?s first State of the Uni..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-30 00:14
Taggar: dollar, employment, report, trading

Dollar Recovers Awaits Trump First State of the Union


"Dollar Regains Footing Ahead of State of the Union The USD surged against all major pairs after having touched three year lows last week. US treasury yields rose with the 10 year yield touching 2.7 pe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 23:43
Taggar: dollar

Crypto Hedge Fund Polychain Says No IPO in the Works


"Cryptocurrency hedge fund Polychain Capital has pushed back against a report that it is seeking to raise hundreds of millions of dollars in an IPO. "

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 21:40
Taggar: currency, dollar, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slightly Lower as Investors Look for Cues


"The Canadian dollar has posted gains in the Monday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2344, up 0.23% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. In the US, the key event..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 15:01
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, trading

U.S Dollar Bulls Require a Wider Yield Spread


"Monday January 29: Five things the markets are talking about U.S Treasuries have extended their selloff, pushing yields to its highest in three-years as capital markets prepare itself for a busy week..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-29 13:26
Taggar: announcement, dollar, market

Ringgit poised for further gains


"OANDA Head of Trading for the Asia Pacific, Stephen Innes, anticipated the ringgit to maintain a gradual pace of appreciations next week, given the stronger comprehensive global growth outlook. ?We sh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-27 11:34
Taggar: dollar, trading

Coincheck Faces Pressing Questions in the Wake of the World?s Biggest Hack


"It was, by any reckoning, a huge haul. Between $400 million and $534 million dollars of NEM stolen, depending on whether you go on its value at the time or once the market had reacted to the news. At..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-27 06:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

Dollar Falls After Mixed Signals from Trump Administration


"Disappointing US GDP and contradictory comments on currency strength at Davos burden dollar The USD depreciated against majors as soft Q4 GDP numbers on Friday and mixed comments on the desired streng..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-27 03:51
Taggar: currency, dollar, point

EUR/USD Resumes Rally After Paring Losing Thursday?s Gains


"EUR/USD resumed its upward movement today after losing its gains yesterday. The currency pair retreated after US President Donald Trump said that he wants stronger dollar. Today, EUR/USD rebounde..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 16:47
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar

Mr. Trump Goes to Davos


"While at the World Economic Forum, President Trump in interview said some unexpected things, like he seeks a stronger, not weaker dollar, and expects the currency to strengthen eventually. Rarer yet..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 15:23
Taggar: currency, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Higher, CPI Next


"The Canadian dollar has posted gains in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2310, down 0.53% on the day. On the release front, there are two key indicators, either of which could i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 14:24
Taggar: cpi, dollar, indicators, trading

U.S Dollar Shackled to Trumps Trade and Twitter Rants


"Friday January 26: Five things the markets are talking about President Trump’s self-proclaimed ‘gift of gab’ temporarily gave aid to the struggling U.S dollar Thursday, just a day af..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 13:37
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

Dollar is holding tight ranges in APAC


"SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar traded above its recent lows against major rivals on Friday, having bounced after U.S. President Donald Trump said he wanted a ?strong dollar?, contradicting ear..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 06:45
Taggar: dollar, dollar trade

Gold eye?s a weekly gain despite Trump comments


"Jan 26 (Reuters) - Gold prices edged up on Friday, after falling from 1-1/2-year highs in the previous session, as the dollar remained weak despite U.S. President Donald Trump backing a stronger curre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 06:38
Taggar: currency, dollar, gold

Mixed markets in APAC


"hat resulted in the Japan?s Nikkei Stock Average trimming an early 0.5% gain back to 0.2%. The Hang Seng opened up 0.7%, but other Asian equities markets started modestly lower, with benchmarks fallin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 04:27
Taggar: dollar, market

The Ringgit Steadies Post MPC


"Ringgit opens slightly lower but steady against greenback KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened slightly lower against the US dollar on Thursday but remained steady amid positive sentiment surrounding the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 04:23
Taggar: dollar, market

A$ Tanks after Trumps strong dollar comments


"It’s been a wild 24 hours for currency traders and US President Donald Trump’s latest comment – that he wants “to see a strong [US] dollar” – is adding to the volat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 02:34
Taggar: currency, currency trade, dollar

Sing dollar marks 3-year high vs the Greenback


"The greenback sank to a three-year low against the Singdollar yesterday after United States Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he would welcome a weaker currency. His comments exacerbated an ongoi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 02:19
Taggar: currency, dollar

A triple dose of verbal intervention


"Currency Market Overview A triple dose of verbal intervention was enough to stem the dollar bloodletting for the time being. During his, Q&A Draghi was doing his best to deflect questions on the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-26 02:13
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

Dollar Extends January Losses


"The dollar declined overnight by 0.5% versus the yuan, 0.4% relative to the Swiss franc and sterling, and 0.2% against the euro, yen, and peso. President Trump arrived in Europe to attend the Davos Wo..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 15:57
Taggar: bank, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, Retail Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Thursday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2328, down 0.15% on the day. On the release front, it’s a busy day on both sides of the b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 14:54
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, report, retail sales, trading

Weak Dollar Not a Concern For Europe


"The U.S. dollar might have skidded to a three-year low but its depreciation is not worrying for Europe just yet, a top-ranking EU official told CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 14:42
Taggar: dollar, trading

Dollars Downfall Remains Intact, ECB Next


"Thursday October 25: Five things the markets are talking about It was another mixed picture overnight, as capital markets digested the weakening dollar and a protectionist push from the U.S. The green..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 13:34
Taggar: bank, currency, currency pair, dollar, market

Dollar Demise ?


"he S&P/ASX 200 index declined 11 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 6043 while the All Ordinaries lost 10 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 6158. The Australian dollar was at US80.72¢ after US officials’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 06:30
Taggar: dollar, point

Dollar in the Dumps


"US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross defended those tariffs and warned Washington would be prepared to fight back in future against countries it felt had flouted the rules. The dollar’s sell-off wa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 06:25
Taggar: bank, dollar

Gold Surges on a weaker dollar


"Jan 25 (Reuters) - Gold prices on Thursday edged to their highest since August, 2016, buoyed as the U.S. dollar hit three-year lows after comments by U.S. Treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin that he wel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 06:22
Taggar: currency, dollar, gold

HYCM Launches Bitcoin Cash CFD Trading


"HYCM, of the Henyep Capital Markets Group, has announced its launch of a contract-for-difference (CFD) for Bitcoin Cash paired against the US dollar. The introduction of BCH/USD trading brings the tot..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 03:27
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, currency pair, dollar, market, trading

When it rains it pours , Mnuchin Mania


"When it rains it pours, Mnuchin Mania The US dollar bids were far and few between thanks to Treasury Secretary Mnuchin?s outward endorsement for weak USD policy.While we already knew the administratio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-25 02:51
Taggar: dollar

Rapper 50 Cent Has Millions in Bitcoin


"Rapper 50 Cent reportedly found out he has millions of dollars worth of bitcoin from long-ago album sales. Nearly 700 bitcoin were paid in return for a 2014 release, and was promptly forgotten. Four y..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 23:39
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, report

Dollar Collapses After Mnuchin Weak Currency Comments


"USD Softer Ahead of ECB Monetary Policy Meeting Trump Administration Endorses Dollar Weakness and gets tough on trade The USD tumbled against all majors on Wednesday. The US Secretary of the Treasury..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 23:35
Taggar: currency, dollar

EUR/USD Rises to Highest in Three Years


"EUR/USD climbed to the highest level since the end of 2014 today after US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin suggested that a weaker dollar is beneficial to the US ec..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 22:15
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, report, trading

Rapper 50 Cent Is Now a Bitcoin Millionaire


"Rapper 50 Cent's move to accept bitcoin for his 2014 "Animal Ambition" album has resulted in a multi-million dollar windfall."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 21:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

US Commerce Ross Not Worried About Short Term Weakness of USD


"Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross took issue Wednesday with media characterizations that the U.S. is departing from its historically strong dollar policy. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s remarks..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 19:07
Taggar: currency, dollar

GBP Rises on Soft Brexit and Weak Dollar


"The pound rallied to a fresh post-European Union referendum high as hopes of a soft Brexit and stronger-than-expected labor market data bolstered the currency against a weaker dollar. Sterling gained..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 17:44
Taggar: currency, dollar, market, pound

People Are Paying Thousands of Dollars for Crypto Celebrities on the Blockchain


"Anything can be placed on the blockchain with a little ingenuity ? even Hollywood celebrities. Cryptocelebrities is this week?s Cryptokitties, a smart contract-based trading game which profits from di..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 17:28
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, profit, trading

International Tensions Over Trade Deepen


"Former U.S. Secretary of Treasurer Robert Rubin famously said in 1995 that a “strong dollar is in the best interest of the United States” because it promotes price stability, lowers intere..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 16:35
Taggar: dollar, rate

US Data Eyed After Positive UK and Euro Releases


"GBPUSD Above 1.40 After Encouraging UK Employment Data It?s been a relatively busy start to trading on Wednesday, with data from the UK and eurozone dominating so far and giving investors there cause..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 14:49
Taggar: dollar, employment, market, pound, trading

Dollars Decline Deepens as Equities Pull Back


"Wednesday January 24: Five things the markets are talking about There is no rest for the wicked and that includes the once “mighty” dollar, as the buck, for a third consecutive session, ex..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 13:27
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, market

Gold firm as dollar tumbles


"Jan 24 (Reuters) - Gold held steady near a four-month high on Wednesday, as the U.S. dollar sank to a fresh three-year low, while worries of potential trade wars led to some risk-aversion trade as wel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 07:50
Taggar: dollar, gold

USDJPY remains under pressure


"SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar touched a four-month low against the yen on Wednesday, pressured by simmering concerns that the U.S. currency?s yield advantage will start to erode as major cent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 04:20
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar

The Ringgit remains firm ahead of MPC


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit further strengthened to open higher against the US dollar on Wednesday and on the back of a continued weakness in the greenback, said a dealer. At 9.00 am, the ringgit stood..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-24 03:59
Taggar: dollar, trading

EUR/USD Rises with German Economic Sentiment


"EUR/USD rose today following the release of the better-than-expected report about the German economic sentiment and continued to rise after the bigger-than-expected..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 22:42
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, report

EdgeSecure's Paul Puey: ?Digital Security Will Take Place on the Edges?


"Security is one of the hottest topics in today?s ever-evolving digital world. A steady flow of debate continues to take place at tech forums worldwide on topics like encryption, passwords, two-fact..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 20:11
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, point, rate

Physical Bitcoins: Our Hands-On, End-to-End Review of Opendime


"Opendime is a tiny USB flash drive that can be loaded with bitcoin by the first user and given to another user, who is, in turn, able to pass it along to a third user and so forth.The private key a..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 18:16
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, point, rate

Ringgit continues to firm ahead of MPC


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit continued its upward momentum to open higher against the US dollar today, on positive sentiment supporting the market, said a dealer. At 9.00am, the ringgit stood at 3.9270/9..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 04:23
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

The Bank of Japan policy is under pressure


"The Bank of Japan policy is under pressure An extremely active twenty-four hours in all asset markets in what was expected to be an extremely busy and no less noisy week for the markets. Currency mark..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-23 01:56
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, market

Study Suggests 25 Percent of Bitcoin Users Are Associated With Illegal Activity


"In a newly published paper on the use of bitcoin for illegal activity, researchers from the University of Sydney, the University of Technology Sydney and the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga i..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 22:36
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment, market, paypal, report

EUR Rises Ahead of European Central Bank Policy Statement


"The euro edged higher against the U.S. dollar on Monday, as market participants awaited the outcome of the European Central Bank’s meeting on Thursday for possible clues to future shifts in the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 19:32
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, market

Op Ed: Here?s What Paul Krugman Got Wrong in His Bitcoin Tweetstorm


"Like many other mainstream economists, Paul Krugman has long-shown a complete disdain for Bitcoin. In late 2013, he went as far as to write a piece titled ?Bitcoin Is Evil? for his column in The Ne..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 17:32
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, gold, inflation, market, paypal, point, rate

It?s Never Sunny in Washington D.C.


"It’s Never Sunny in Washington D.C. Last week the US dollar was trying to perform it’s best Lazarus impersonation but fell well short on all accounts not only hampered by dwindling long-te..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-22 02:17
Taggar: dollar

Two New Services Could Help Investors Rate Cryptocurrencies


"Increasing interest in cryptocurrencies has led to an influx of new investors. Unlike traditional markets, there are few tools that can help people make informed decisions, a situation that has alr..."

What is Ripple?


"By Shawn GordonWhat is Ripple? Technically speaking, is Ripple a cryptocurrency in the mold of Bitcoin? The short answer is probably ?no,? but that doesn?t stop it from often being lumped into that..."

Cornell IC3 Researchers Propose Solution to Bitcoin?s Multisig ?Paralysis? Problem


"Owning cryptocurrency comes with its own set of challenges. One of the biggest of those challenges is managing the private keys that enable you to spend funds. Lose your private keys, and your mone..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 16:07
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, rate, report

U.S Dollar Shutdown


"Friday January 19: Five things the markets are talking about The U.S dollar again trades atop of its three-year lows against G10 currency pairs while Treasuries yields trade steady after yesterdayR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 13:26
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, inflation, market

EM Asia Currencies strengthen


"Jan 19 (Reuters) – Asian currencies strengthened on Friday as the dollar languished on fears over a U.S. government shutdown and as China’s strong economic growth figures boosted sentiment..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 07:23
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Asian Markets mixed ahead of the Budget Showdown


"HONG KONG ? Asian stock markets were uneven and the dollar fell on Friday following Wall Street?s retreat as the threat of a U.S. federal government shutdown loomed on the weekend. KEEPING SCORE: Japa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 05:15
Taggar: dollar, market

Ringgit Marking Time


"KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 19 ? The ringgit rebounded to open higher against the US dollar today on improved demand, said a dealer. At 9.12am, the ringgit stood at 3.9410/9450 against the greenback from yester..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 05:04
Taggar: dollar, trading

Tether Printing Press In High Gear, Issuing $400 Million in Four Days


"Bitcoin has had a rocky week to say the least. At its lowest point, the cryptocurrency dipped to $9,200 before a rising green candle sent it scurrying back into the safety of five figures. That candle..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 01:34
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, point

US Dollar Vulnerable to Political Drama


"Central banks and growth indicators to feature alongside Washington Turmoil The USD dollar remains weak versus most majors due to the downward pressure from the threat of a government shutdown. The Ho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-19 00:51
Taggar: bank, dollar, indicators, oil

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Flat as NAFTA Comments Keep Loonie Under Pressure


"The Canadian dollar is flat versus its US counterpart on Thursday. The US dollar fell against most major after the Trump Administration criticized the GOP plans for another short term funding bill to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 21:36
Taggar: dollar, loonie

El-Erian Says Weak USD Won?t Derail Global Growth


"The depreciation of the dollar was one of the market surprises of 2017, defying the predictions of many analysts and economists at the start of that year. Continued weakness in 2018 has led some, incl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 19:30
Taggar: dollar, market

US Fundamentals Support Short-Lived EUR/USD Rally


"The US dollar had been falling against the euro throughout today’s trading session, but it had stopped its descent just before the New York trading session began. The rally i..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 18:54
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, trading

Decentralizing the Sharing Economy With Blockchain Technology


"San Francisco?based startup Origin is creating a set of protocols that allow developers and businesses to build decentralized marketplaces on the blockchain, with a focus on the sharing economy.The..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 18:06
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, economy, leverage, market, rate, share

APAC currency wrap


"G-10 Euro and Yen are steering the ship  G-10 traders remain painstakingly focused on both EUR and JPY after  ECB  and BOJ  jawboning has tempered the bearish dollar sentiment in Asia today.  While th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 09:31
Taggar: bear, dollar, market

All your Eggs in the one basket ?


"All your Eggs in the one basket? The majority of the street found themselves with most of their eggs in the short dollar basket as ECB jawboning threw cold water on the Euro rally, and hawkish Fed com..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-18 02:01
Taggar: dollar, foreign exchange

EUR/USD Rises and Falls, Ignores US Macros


"The euro was on the rise against the US dollar during the first half of the New York trading session but declined afterwards. The currency pair paid little atte..."

Gold Nudges higher as weaker USD momentum builds


"Gold is highly sensitive to rising U.S. interest rates, as these increase the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding bullion, while boosting the dollar, in which it is priced. Asian stocks stepped b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-17 06:00
Taggar: bull, currencies, dollar, gold, oil, rate, share, shares

Hackers Steal $400k from Users of a Stellar Lumen (XLM) Web Wallet


"Another cryptocurrency service provider has been hacked, costing hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of losses to Stellar users this time. DNS hackers have hijacked the Blackwallet server, redirect..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 23:52
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, dollar

Dollar Lifts as U.S. Markets Reopen


"Following the three-day U.S. holiday weekend, the dollar has recovered 0.4% against the kiwi, 0.3% versus the euro and sterling, 0.2% relative to the yen and Aussie dollar and 0.1% against the Swiss f..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 15:56
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Dollar woes continue


"DOLLAR STRUGGLES And despite uncertainty over Brexit, the pound is also sitting around levels against the dollar last touched in June 2016, when Britain voted to leave the European Union. Stephen Inne..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 06:50
Taggar: dollar, dollar trading, pound, trading

Ringgit Pause for Cause ahead of 3.95?


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit took a breather against the US dollar this morning, after reaching an 18-month high yesterday. At 9.09 am, the ringgit was lower at 3.9620/9650 against the greenback from Mon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 04:09
Taggar: currencies, dollar, trading

When it rains, it pours.


"When it rains, it pours. Currency Overview  The USD dollar rout took a bit of a breather in New York but has shown few signs of reversing. The lack of USD buying appetite after the stronger CPI readin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-16 03:04
Taggar: cpi, currency, dollar, rate

St. Louis Fed: In Some Ways, Bitcoin Is More Robust Than Many Fiat Currencies


"In a recent article on the basics of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies (PDF), Aleksander Berentsen and Fabian Schär of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis cover the usefulness of bitcoin and oth..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 18:04
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, consumption, currencies, currency, dollar, gold, investment, point

Credit Suisse Argues Irrational Exuberance Around ICOs Indicates Bitcoin Bubble


"In a paper written in the fall of 2017 and published on the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) on Friday, January 12, 2018, Credit Suisse?s Dietmar Peetz and Gregory Mall argue that the boom in..."

Gold Hits 4 Month High


"Gold prices hit a four-month peak on Monday as the U.S. dollar index slumped to its lowest in three years but analysts warned the greenback’s decline could be short-lived as it was not driven by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 16:58
Taggar: dollar, gold

Dollar Deflates on Federal Holiday


"Monday January 15: Five things the markets are talking about The U.S dollar is in trouble and is heading for a fourth day of losses against G10 currency pairs on rate differentials, while Euro equitie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 13:25
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, market, rate

The Yuan surges on consensus trade


"The dollar index, a gauge that measures the U.S. currency’s strength against six other major currencies, fell to its lowest level since January 2015 on Monday. As of midday, it stood at 90.825 c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 07:04
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar

Gold Glitters


"Jan 15 (Reuters) - Gold prices on Monday hit their highest since September, buoyed by a weaker U.S. dollar, which slumped to three-year lows against a basket of currencies. Spot gold was up 0.2 percen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 06:58
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold

Seasonality of the Dollar in Early January and Some Reflections on Rising Long-Term Treasury Yields


"The dollar depreciated by 2.2% against the euro in the first half of January. That loss brings to three the streak of declines at the start of a calendar year. In the first January halves of 2016 and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-15 00:46
Taggar: currency, dollar

Small Washington Town is Becoming a Bitcoin Mining Epicenter 


"Wenatchee, a small town in Washington, is emerging as a new home for bitcoin miners. The town is about three hours aways from Seattle. What is it about this rural area causing people to move there and..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-14 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

How to Dollar-Cost Average Buy and Hodl Cryptocurrency Like A Boss


"If you’ve been into cryptocurrencies long enough, you’d know that the price of bitcoin changes very often. There are plenty of bitcoiners who buy the dips and sell the tops, but those play..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-13 17:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar

Ringgit looks poised to extend gains


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit is likely to advance to the 3.95 level against the US dollar next week, prompted by the robust trade data released recently on the back of firmer crude oil prices and the wea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-13 13:00
Taggar: dollar, industrial production, oil, trading

CFTC CoT Shows Dollar Shorts Rose Last Week


"The dollar index , which measures the greenback against six rival currencies, fell to a three-year low of 90.934 on Friday. The index ended 2017 down nearly 10 percent, its worst annual showing since..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-13 04:22
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Upside Break on the Way? Zcash Eyes Gains Against Bitcoin


"Privacy-focused cryptocurrency zcash is solidly bid against the dollar and could soon see a spike against bitcoin."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 16:40
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Dollar Slide Accelerates Against Several Key Currencies


"The dollar dropped overnight by 0.9% against the euro, 0.7% relative to the yuan and sterling, and 0.5% versus the Swiss franc and Mexican peso. The catalyst for this accelerated decline was a tentati..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 15:54
Taggar: dollar, rate

China Posts Strong Trade Figures Again in December


"China reported a 7.9 percent jump in exports and 15.9 percent rise in imports ? both in dollar terms ? for 2017.In yuan terms, exports for the year rose 10.8 percent and imports increased 18.7 percent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 14:55
Taggar: dollar, report

Did iPhone Sales just lead the way for the Aussie dollar higher ?


"The Australian dollar is headed back toward a near four-month high after signs consumers may not be as downbeat as previously thought bolstered sentiment around the currency. The Australian dollar jum..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 06:07
Taggar: currency, dollar

Canadian Dollar Caught Between Hot Economy and Cold NAFTA


"The US dollar loses ground against majors despite solid inflation data Rumours surrounded this week went from shrinking Chinese appetite of US bonds, to speculation that the US would pull out of NAFTA..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-12 01:01
Taggar: dollar, indicators, inflation, retail sales

EUR/USD Rallies on ECB Meeting Account and Poor US Data


"The euro rallied versus the US dollar immediately after the December ECB meeting accounts have been made public (event A on the chart). The account turned out to..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 22:02
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, market

Dollar Drops Ahead of Inflation and Retail Sales


"Hawkish ECB minutes and China?s US bond purchases driving greenback lower The US dollar is weaker across the board a day before the release of the US consumer price index (CPI) and retail sales data f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 21:15
Taggar: cpi, dollar, price index, report, retail sales

Cryptos See Red, China?s Fake News


"Thursday January 11: Five things the markets are talking about European stocks are trading steady after Asia’s disappointing session as investors put Wednesday’s selloff behind them and as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 13:38
Taggar: dollar, market, point, trading

Review of this weeks MYR action


"THE ringgit rally took a breather yesterday after slipping, and stayed at RM4 against the greenback following a newsbreak that China?s central bank would suspend its counter-cyclical factor which diss..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 05:56
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, forex, market

Gold remains firm in Asia


"Jan 11 (Reuters) - Gold prices rose for a second day on Thursday, extending the gains in the previous session when prices climbed to the highest since September, as dollar weakness and a flagging rall..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 05:46
Taggar: dollar, gold

Asia Markets unsettled


"Asian markets saw further losses on Thursday, with Tokyo hit by a weaker dollar and Hong Kong coming off a 12-day surge, as the rally that greeted 2018 gives way to profit-taking. US traders sent all..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 05:43
Taggar: dollar, market, profit

Dollar Struggles to regain traction after rumor roil


"SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar nursed its losses against the yen on Thursday, having suffered its biggest one-day drop in nearly eight months following a report that China was ready to slow or..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-11 03:43
Taggar: dollar, report

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Drops on NAFTA Concerns


"The Canadian dollar fell 0.62 percent on Wednesday after reports circulated about the Trump administration pulling the US out of NAFTA. The loonie had a positive return this year versus the greenback..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 23:58
Taggar: dollar, loonie, report

EUR/USD Fails to Restart Rally on Mediocre US Data


"The euro rallied against the US dollar earlier today on the rumors that China may reduce or stop its purchases of the US Treasury notes. The US dollar regained..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 18:14
Taggar: dollar, report

Bond Market Slide Weighing on Dollar and Stocks


"Rising long-term interest rates caused by growing optimism about global growth prospects is now depressing the dollar and stocks. The 10-year Treasury yield is 18 basis points above the end-2017 level..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 15:14
Taggar: dollar, market, point, rate

The PBoC?s not so invisible hand


"The dollar weakened against the yen a day after the Bank of Japan said it would cut back on its purchasing of bonds as part of its huge stimulus programme. While not a massive reduction, the move indi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 05:39
Taggar: bank, dollar

Shifting narratives


"Shifting narratives G-10 Events in China and Japan have played a significant role in shaping currency markets bias over the last 24 hours and to a degree crystallising the broader-based dollar correct..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-10 03:11
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

Fantasy Market Porn Coin CEO Ghosts, ICO Folds, Investors Lose


"Fantasy Market?s website alerted investors to the bad news: its porn token CEO has vanished, and along with him potential millions in recent gains, leaving investors holding the bag. As the cryptocurr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 19:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market

Yen Surges After BOJ Trims Bond Purchases


"The U.S. dollar advanced against most major rivals Tuesday, but dropped against the yen after the Bank of Japan trimmed its purchases in long-dated Japanese government debt. The ICE U.S. Dollar Index..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 19:31
Taggar: bank, dollar, trading

Gold Lower Due to Stronger US Dollar


"Gold and silver, after a few attempts, were both unable to break up through their respective resistance levels of $1,322 and $17.22. The break-down of the euro/dollar trade through the 1.20 level init..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 19:22
Taggar: dollar, dollar trade, gold, profit

Firmer Yen


"The Japanese yen advanced 0.4% overnight against the dollar and by even more versus main European currencies. Investors reacted after the Bank of Japan bought fewer 10-year and longer JGBs in its oper..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 15:42
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, price index, share

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Stays Sideways, Housing Starts Next


"The Canadian dollar continues to move sideways this week. In the Tuesday session, the pair is trading at 1.2423, up 0.03% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Housing Starts, with an esti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 14:55
Taggar: dollar, trading

Oil extends gains in APAC


"OIL EXTENDS GAINS The dollar held on to its gains against major peers, consolidating its recent mini-rebound with the euro unable to make inroads despite data showing eurozone economic sentiment at it..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 06:33
Taggar: bank, dollar, oil

Malaysian Ringgit Outlook


"The ringgit broke RM3.99 against the greenback yesterday due to the weakening US dollar, rising oil prices and strong export data which helped bring the currency to a 19-month high. The local currency..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 05:43
Taggar: currency, dollar, oil

Dollar bears got too far over their skis


"Dollar bears got too far over their skis The USD dollar has a spring in its step to start the week. But with little to no evidence that the broader US dollar downtrend has run its course, the short-te..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-09 03:03
Taggar: bear, dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Flat as BoC Ponders January Rate Hike


"The Canadian dollar was slightly lower agains the US dollar at the start of the week. The loonie is up 1.17 percent versus the greenback so far in 2018. The American currency has not had the best of s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 23:52
Taggar: currency, dollar, loonie, rate

Dollar Rebounds Against Euro as ECB to Ponder Soft Inflation


"The dollar hit a more than one-week high against a basket of other major currencies on Monday, helped by a pullback in the euro as investors took profits after the common currency’s recent rally..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 23:47
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, profit

Gold Falls on Monday as USD Regains Momentum


"Gold edged lower on Monday, retreating further from last week’s 3-1/2-month high as the U.S. dollar regained some ground against the buoyant euro and traders bet on further U.S. interest rate hi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 21:05
Taggar: dollar, gold, rate

USD/CAD ? Sizzling Job Numbers Sends Loonie to 14-Week High


"The Canadian dollar has paused in the Monday session, after posting strong gains on Friday. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2408, down 0.06% on the day. On the release front, the Bank of Canada re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 15:02
Taggar: bank, dollar, trading

Dollar Bulls Still Not That Confident


"Monday January 8: Five things the markets are talking about With risk assets enjoying a strong start to the New Year, the beginning of corporate earnings season is expected to dictate the next move fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 13:29
Taggar: dollar, market, pound, rate

MYR moves through 3.0 mark vs the SGD


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit appreciated against the Singapore dollar and hit a 14-month high of 2.9962/9002 as at 1pm today, touching the highest level last seen in October 2016. The ringgit has not bee..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 12:22
Taggar: dollar

Gold remains steady to open the week


"(Reuters) – Gold prices inched down on Monday after the dollar firmed on expectations of further U.S. interest rate hikes this year. U.S. gold futures slipped 0.3 percent on Monday at $1,318.80..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 12:17
Taggar: dollar, gold, rate

Making Sense of the USD recent decline ( Radio Interview)


"Stephen Innes, Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, OANDA, Singapore The Bloomberg dollar spot index recently marked 4 consecutive weeks of declines. Will dollar bears reign again in 2018? Stephen also co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 12:14
Taggar: bear, dollar, trading

After The Rise of its Controversial ?Digital USD? Tether Releases EURTs


"Tether, creator of a USDT token claimed to be backed by the U.S. dollar, has been a hot topic of conversation lately to say the least. The company has been very successful so far issuing tokens to ind..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-08 05:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Wall Street Wants Bitcoin ETFs with Twice the Risk/Reward


"The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) received yet another request to approve Wall Street bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs). This time, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) wishes to list f..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-07 17:09
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, leverage

Bitcoin Cash Reddit Tip App Users Hacked for Thousands


"An ongoing investigation has revealed multiple allegations that hot wallets from users of popular subreddit r/btc were hacked through Tippr, resulting in thousands of dollars worth of bitcoin cash (BC..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-07 06:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Mt. Gox Bitcoin Missing In relation to Mysterious Death of Exchange CEO


"State owned media outlet, Russia Today (RT), reports the suicide of an exchange CEO was in actuality something more sinister and connected to Mt. Gox’ 650,000 still missing bitcoin, according to..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 22:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, report

Dollar Fails to Gain Traction Despite Positive Inflation Signs


"US hourly wages went up 0.3% in December The US dollar is lower against major pairs only appreciating against the CHF and the JPY. The greenback got a small boost from the release of the U.S. non farm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 22:00
Taggar: dollar

Dollar and Stocks Up and Commodities Down Ahead of U.S. Jobs Report


"The dollar has advanced overnight by 0.5% against the yen, 0.4% vis-a-vis the peso, 0.3% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.2% relative to the euro and Swiss franc, and 0.1% against the loonie. There’s..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 15:32
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady as Investors Eye Employment Data


"The Canadian dollar has ticked lower in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2500, up 0.10%. On the release front, there are a host of key events on both sides of the border. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 14:35
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady as Investors Eye Employment Data


"The Canadian dollar has ticked lower in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2500, up 0.10%. On the release front, there are a host of key events on both sides of the border. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 14:35
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

U.S Dollar Seeks Guidance From NFP


"Friday January 5: Five things the markets are talking about After a positive week of global economic data boosted markets, investor focus now turns to today’s U.S. jobs release (8:30 am EDT) as..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 13:44
Taggar: dollar, market

French Entrepreneur?s Case to Overturn the Bitlicense Dismissed


"This week the longstanding New York Supreme Court case involving the state?s Bitlicense was dismissed. The lone bitcoin entrepreneur, Theo Chino, who has been fighting in court for years, relentlessly..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 11:05
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar

Bitconnect Slapped with Securities Emergency Cease and Desist Order


"On Thursday the Texas Securities Commissioner (TSC) signed an Emergency Cease and Desist Order to stop Bitconnect from operating. The mysterious company is a popular bitcoin lending platform with a 4..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 04:50
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, market

Dogecoin Developers Lament Billion Dollar Market Cap Milestone


"Following last month’s boom in price, Dogecoin now boasts a total market capitalization of over $1 billion USD. Curiously, the price milestone appears to have garnered criticism from the project..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-05 01:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market

Ripple Gateways Can Freeze Users? Funds at Any Time


"Ripple has been the talk of the town lately thanks to its rocketing value and growing market capitalization that?s making eyes at bitcoin. $1,000 of XRP bought a year ago would be worth half a million..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Inches Lower, Markets Eye US, Canadian Job Numbers


"The Canadian dollar has ticked lower in the Wednesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2520, down 0.12%. On the release front, US employment numbers were a mixed bag. The ADP Payrolls repo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 18:39
Taggar: dollar, employment, report, trading

African Holding Company VP Urges Central Bank to Buy Bitcoin and Ditch Dollar


"Concerned about the US dollar?s predicted drop in value, and many African countries relying on USD cash reserves, vice president of Groupe Nduom, a leading financial holding company, Papa-Wassa Chiefy..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-04 02:55
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, financial, investment

We?ve Come A Long Way ? Bitcoin Block Zero Was Born Nine Years Ago Today


"On this day nine years ago, quietly, bitcoin and its blockchain network were birthed with block zero, the Genesis Block. Without government permission or wealthy backers, it has generated a quarter tr..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 20:55
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market, rate

Stocks Keep Rising but Dollar Steadies


"In overnight trading, the dollar recouped 0.4% against the Swiss franc, 0.3% versus the euro, 0.2% relative to sterling and 0.1% vis-a-vis the loonie, yuan and kiwi. A particularly large 1.1% advance..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 14:59
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, Fed Minutes Loom


"The Canadian dollar has ticked lower in the Wednesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.2517, up 0.04%. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. In the US, ISM Manufacturing PMI..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 14:25
Taggar: dollar, point, trading

Investors Look for Clarity in FOMC Minutes


"Wednesday January 3: Five things the markets are talking about Today’s release of the December FOMC minutes (2pm ETD) may have the potential to curtail the ‘mighty’ U.S dollar’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-03 13:09
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate

USD Starts 2018 on Wrong Foot


"The U.S. dollar started 2018 on the wrong foot, hitting its lowest point since mid-September. In fact, the greenback lost value for almost all of 2017. It plummeted despite factors that typically driv..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 23:11
Taggar: dollar, economy, point

ICOs Raise Over $1 Billion in a Month for the First Time


"While bitcoin and resurgent altcoins were claiming the headlines in December, ICOs were quietly claiming the money. From a media perspective, the summer of 2017 was when ICO mania hit its peak. That?s..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 18:00
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, financial

Dollar Falling on First Business Day of 2018


"The start of a new calendar year finds the dollar picking up where 2017 ended with a slip-sliding trend. Overnight losses amount to 0.5% against the euro, 0.6% relative to the Mexican peso, 0.4% versu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 16:01
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Gains as Greenback Sags


"The Canadian dollar ended 2017 with gains, and the positive trend has continued into the New Year. In the Tuesday session, the pair is trading at 1.2537, down 0.33%. On the release front, there are no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 14:36
Taggar: dollar, report, trading

U.S Dollar starts 2018 at new lows


"Tuesday January 2: Five things the markets are talking about Despite the Fed backing up interest rates three-times in 2017 and starting the unwinding of its QE policy, the ‘mighty’ dollar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 13:17
Taggar: currency, dollar, market, rate

2017 and December in Figures


"2017 was a stellar year for equity and commodity prices. The dollar declined broadly, consistent with President Trump’s intent to trim the U.S. trade deficit and despite three tightenings of Fed..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 05:39
Taggar: dollar, rate

Gold Continues To Defy Sceptics


"The street continues to be short and caught in gold as 2018 gets underway. Gold continues to make more comebacks then Mohammed Ali, confounding critics (myself included) and soaring 11 dollars on Frid..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2018-01-02 03:02
Taggar: dollar, gold

Markets Update: BTC Value Against the Dollar Continues to Slide


"Another holiday cryptocurrency market slump is here as bitcoin, and a broad swathe of other digital assets, are hitting new lows during New Year?s Eve weekend. On Saturday, December 30 around 7am EDT..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-30 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market

GBP/USD ? Are We Heading For Post-Brexit Highs?


"Greenback Sell-Off Sees GBPUSD Eyeing 18-Month Highs The pound has been drifting lower against the dollar for most of December and during that time, despite finding firm support around 1.33, further l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-29 14:34
Taggar: bear, dollar, pound

What Currency Performs Best at the Start of the Year?


"If you are wondering which currency, other than the U.S. dollar, to hold at the start of a new year, past trades show you’ll be better off with euros.Using data analytics platform Kensho, CNBC l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-29 13:49
Taggar: currency, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Hits 10-Week High


"The Canadian dollar rally continues on Christmas week, as the currency has posted six straight winning sessions. In the Friday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2537, down 0.27%. With no Canadian or US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-29 12:32
Taggar: currency, dollar, indicators, trading

Op Ed: The Blockchain Education Network $100,000 Challenge


"Blockchain technology, as an overarching industry, has developed leaps and bounds from its geeky, white, cypher-punk roots of yore. (?Yore? being 2015, as it was only a couple years ago that I was..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 19:43
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, economy, market, point, profit, rate, trading

Softer Dollar


"The dollar is mostly softer. Stocks show little net movement. Ten-year sovereign debt yields have risen, and gold is firmer. Japanese industrial production grew 0.6% on month and 3.7% on year in Novem..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 16:43
Taggar: dollar, gold, industrial production, retail sales

USD/CAD- Canadian Dollar Hits 9-Week High


"The Canadian dollar continues to rally, and has recorded five straight winning sessions. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2610, down 0.35%. There are no Canadian releases this week. In the US, today..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-28 14:47
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

Bitpay Starts Implementing Bitcoin Payment Protocol Invoices Decreasing Wallet Support


"This week the cryptocurrency payment processor Bitpay implemented the BIP70 Payment Protocol into their debit card bitcoin-to-dollar-load invoices. According to the company, the feature will prevent c..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 21:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Scant Data and News as Yearend Draws Closer


"The euro rose slightly against the dollar and yen. Oil settled back but remains above $59.00 per barrel. Gold is littloe changed, and 10-year U.S., German and British sovereign debt yields are margina..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 16:23
Taggar: dollar, gold, margin, oil, point

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Continues Christmas Rally


"The Canadian dollar continues to improve, and has posted considerable gains in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2644, down 0.33% on the day. On the release front, there are no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 14:36
Taggar: dollar, indicators, market, trading

Last Licks for the Dollar Bears


"Last Licks for the Dollar Bears  The dollar bears are getting their last licks in for 2017 perhaps foreshadowing of things to come in 2018. The bears took their cue from  The Conference Board Consumer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-27 01:58
Taggar: bear, consumer confidence, dollar

Tepid Inflation weighs on the USD ( Bloomberg TV interview)


"Oanda’s Innes Says Lack of Inflation Weighs on Dollar Bloomberg Markets December 22nd, 2017, 12:59 PM GMT+0800 Stephen Innes, Asia-Pacific Head of Trading Asia at Oanda, discusses the U.S. dolla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 23:28
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market, trading

Tim Swanson: Enterprise Blockchain is in a "Trough of Disillusionment?


"There are few people who have worked in the blockchain technology space for so long and maintained such a seemingly disinterested and skeptical perspective on the emerging technology as Tim Swanson..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 17:51
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, financial, investment, market, rate

Only Marginal Net Dollar Movement on a Newsworthy Friday


"The approaching Christmas holiday, which has some markets closing early today, appears to have muted changes in the dollar, which has moved up 0.3% against the loonie, 0.2% relative to the euro, Swiss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 17:25
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

USD/CAD ? Sharp Canadian Retail Sales Sends Loonie to 2-Week High


"The Canadian dollar continues to improve, and has posted slight gains in Friday trade. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2720, down 0.14% on the day. On the release front, it’s a busy day on bo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 13:53
Taggar: dollar, report, trading

Higher Yields in China ? (Bloomberg Radio Interview )


"Stephen Innes – Head of Trading: Asia Pacific, Oanda discussed moves in the US yield curve with Juliette Saly and Doug Krizner. He went on to the outlook for the yuan and the dollar in 2018.   B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 05:21
Taggar: dollar, trading

Bitcoin Plummets below $14,000


"Happy Bitcoin 12,000 Day. Remember the first Bitcoin 12,000 Day? I sure do. It was two weeks ago, in the midst of that golden age of bitcoin in which it was adding a couple of thousand dollars pretty..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-22 00:53
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, gold

Ripple Price Passes Historic $1 Milestone


"The price of Ripple's XRP token has passed a dollar for the first time in its history, thanks to a boost from Asian traders."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 14:00
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar in Holding Pattern Ahead of CPI, Retail Sales


"The Canadian dollar has shown little movement this week. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2831, down 0.03% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases CPI and Core Retail Sales. In the US, the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 13:51
Taggar: cpi, dollar, employment, retail sales, trading

Tether to Launch New Platform Following Hack


"Tether, a startup that provides a dollar-pegged token, has said it plans to launch a new platform following a claimed security breach in November."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 13:00
Taggar: dollar

Ringgit Retreats ahead of Key US economic data on Friday


"KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 21 ? The ringgit retreated from recent gains to close easier against the US dollar today as favourable greenback sentiment curbed interest for regional currencies, a dealer said. At..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 12:53
Taggar: currencies, dollar, trading

The Ringgit remains constructive


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit was higher against the US dollar US dollar early Thursday, as the local note remained attractive due to its better position than regional peers to withstand a steeper US yiel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 03:38
Taggar: dollar

USDJPY steady ahead of BoJ


"SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar held near a one-week high against the yen on Thursday, supported by a rise in U.S. bond yields, with moves limited ahead of a Bank of Japan policy decision and a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 03:12
Taggar: bank, dollar

The World?s First Bitcoin Lottery is Offering a 1,000 BTC Bounty


"Anyone kicking themselves for not buying bitcoin sooner now has a novel way to make amends. One of Ireland?s best known lottery operators is offering a bitcoin bounty worth millions of dollars. In exc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Prosecutors File Charges in Alleged $250 Million Crypto Mining Fraud


"Authorities in South Korea have reportedly filed suit against a U.S. cryptocurrency mining firm, alleging a multi-million dollar fraud."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-21 01:00
Taggar: currency, dollar, report

US Dollar Mixed in Anticipation of Tax Reform Legislation


"BOJ to stand pat on QE but could signal lower stimulus The US dollar is mixed against major pairs on Wednesday after the tax reform bill had to go through another round of voting due to last minute ch..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 22:50
Taggar: dollar, market

EUR/USD Trades Higher as US Congress Close to Passing Tax Reform Bill


"EUR/USD rose today even as US Congress was very close to voting for the final version of the tax reform bill. Markets were apathetic to the news as the..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 18:13
Taggar: dollar, home sales, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Remains Subdued, US GDP Looms


"The Canadian dollar has shown little movement this week. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2852, down 0.22% on the day. On the release front, the US publishes Existing Home Sales and Canada releases..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 14:41
Taggar: cpi, dollar, home sales, retail sales, trading

Ringgit poised for gains in 2018


"The ringgit exchange value remains on track to hit the RM3.90 mark against the greenback next year, as the strong Malaysian economy and higher trade with China hold out over lingering concerns tax ref..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 05:42
Taggar: dollar, economy

Tax Reforms impact on MYR


"What would cause the US dollar to weaken? If Trump does not get the approval for his reforms on the tax bill, it would cast severe aspersions on the confidence of his leadership and consequently cause..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 03:10
Taggar: dollar, trading

Tax Reform $ Bounce


"Tax Reform Bounce Foreign Exchange Traders were getting very edgy in Asia yesterday amid holiday-thinned markets with little impetus one way or the other, but thankfully there was some news to sink th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-20 02:05
Taggar: currencies, dollar, foreign exchange, market

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower Ahead of US Senate Tax Overhaul Vote


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Wednesday as oil prices were volatile and the US dollar advanced spurned by the approval of the tax bill by the US House of representatives. The US Senate vote could..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 23:31
Taggar: dollar, oil

US Blames Bitcoin Ransomware Attack Wannacry on North Korea


"The US government has announced it now officially considers North Korea to be behind the Wannacry bitcoin ransomware cyber attack which caused billions of dollars in damages earlier this year. Also Re..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 16:58
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Remains Adrift


"The Canadian dollar has shown little movement this week. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2865, up 0.02% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the schedule. In the US, to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 14:39
Taggar: dollar, trading

Vaultbank Forges New Path to Value Creation


"There was a time back in 2016 when the price of bitcoin was worth less than $1,000. During that year, a number of digital assets saw a significant rise in value. Few really knew what Bitcoin was, l..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 14:35
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, investment, market, rate, share, trading

Asian Currency Overview via Reuters


"(Reuters) – Most emerging Asian currencies crawled higher on Tuesday, with the dollar holding steady ahead of a congressional vote on U.S. tax cuts, while the Thai baht softened on expectations..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 08:36
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, rate

Asian Currency Overview via Reuters


"(Reuters) – Most emerging Asian currencies crawled higher on Tuesday, with the dollar holding steady ahead of a congressional vote on U.S. tax cuts, while the Thai baht softened on expectations..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 08:36
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, rate

Ringgit Trades Flat at the Open


"KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 19 ? The ringgit was flat against the US dollar in early trade as currency traders were on the sidelines waiting for the final bill of the US? plan to reduce corporate taxes. At 9am..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 03:57
Taggar: currency, currency trade, dollar, rate

Ringgit Trades Flat at the Open


"KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 19 ? The ringgit was flat against the US dollar in early trade as currency traders were on the sidelines waiting for the final bill of the US? plan to reduce corporate taxes. At 9am..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-19 03:57
Taggar: currency, currency trade, dollar, rate

Firmer Stock Markets and a Softer Dollar


"With passage of a U.S. tax cut at mid-week looking increasingly probable, equities rallied in Asia and Europe overnight, and the dollar eased a bit. Dollar declines amount to 0.3% relative to sterling..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 15:11
Taggar: dollar, loonie, share

USD/CAD ? Will US Tax Reform Shake Up the Canadian Dollar?


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement at the start of the trading week. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2872, up 0.04% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Foreign Securities..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 14:38
Taggar: dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Will US Tax Reform Shake Up the Canadian Dollar?


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement at the start of the trading week. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2872, up 0.04% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Foreign Securities..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 14:38
Taggar: dollar, trading

INR spooked by election headlines


"By Kenan Machado  @kenanwsj India?s stocks and currency swung sharply in the first hour of trading, taking attention from strong bank-fueled gains in Japan and Australia and the start of bitcoin tradi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 08:16
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, dollar, trading

The US dollar headwinds are surfacing


": Asian markets rallied on Monday, tracking fresh records on Wall Street, while the dollar held gains as Donald Trump?s much-hyped tax cuts moved a step closer to being passed. The controversial refor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 05:27
Taggar: dollar, market

BNM could raise interest rates twice in 2018 ( Radio interview)


"Presented by: Tan Chung Han Stephen Innes, Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, OANDA, Singapore According to Stephen, Malaysian interest rates could be hiked in January 2018, given the ‘fantastic n..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 04:27
Taggar: dollar, economy, rate, trading

Ringgit slightly weaker at the open in thin trading


"KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 18 ? The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar today on weak demand for the local note. At 9 am, the local unit stood at 4.0820/0870 from 4.0780/0810 on Friday?s close. OANDA He..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 03:36
Taggar: dollar, oil, trading

A Bumpy Ride on the Rand this morning


"The currency traded at 13.0989 per dollar as of 9:50 a.m. in Tokyo after earlier touching 12.9055, the strongest level since Sept. 12, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. Against the euro, it app..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-18 03:17
Taggar: currency, currency trade, dollar

PR: Bitcoin Giant, Bread, Launches Native Rewards Token (Brd) to Become Global Digital Asset Platform


"Bread?s $12M token pre-sale sells out in 4 days; crowd sale to begin December 15th, raising $20M. Bread is one of the largest and fastest growing digital currency companies, with 750,000 customers in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-16 20:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Bitcoin?s Market Cap Surpasses the IMF?s Special Drawing Rights Reserves


"Twenty-four hours ago the decentralized cryptocurrency bitcoin and its US$300Bn market capitalization just surpassed the International Monetary Fund?s (IMF) Special Drawing Rights market (SDR $291Bn)..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-16 17:11
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment, market

Cboe Strikes Back at CME with TD Ameritrade Bitcoin Futures on Monday


"The half a trillion dollar cryptocurrency market is for the taking, and savvy market makers are not going to give up positions easily. Cboe was the first futures market for bitcoin, launching last Sun..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-16 10:58
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market

US Tax Reform to Guide Markets Ahead of Holidays


"Fed hiked as expected with ECB and BoE keeping monetary policy untouched The USD will finish the week mixed against major pairs. The much awaited December rate hike came, but with no further guidance..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 22:49
Taggar: dollar, rate

Canada: Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, October 2017


"Manufacturing sales declined 0.4% to $53.5 billion in October, following two consecutive monthly increases. Sales fell in 8 of 21 industries, representing 56.0% of the manufacturing sector. Sales of m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 15:50
Taggar: dollar

U.S. Tax Plan Creating Uncertainty


"Markets are taking a breather. To paraphrase Yogi, the attempted overhaul of U.S. federal taxation ain’t done until it’s done, and uncertainty over whether a plan will be approved next wee..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 15:18
Taggar: dollar, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, Manufacturing Sales Ahead


"The Canadian dollar has posted modest gains this week against the greenback, and continues to move higher in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2772, down 0.21% on the day. On the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 14:29
Taggar: dollar, trading

New York Credit Card Scammer Allegedly Sent Bitcoin to ISIS


"A Long Island woman has been charged with sending tens of thousands of dollars to ISIS fighters in Syria. As has been widely reported, the woman allegedly used bitcoin to transfer the funds overseas..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 12:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, report

US Government to Sell Off $10 Million in Seized Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash


"U.S. prosecutors in the state of Utah are moving to sell millions of dollars-worth of cryptocurrencies seized in an opioid drug case."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-15 11:00
Taggar: currencies, dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher After Poloz Hawkish Comments


"The Canadian dollar appreciated on Thursday after Bank of Canada (BoC) Governor Stephen Poloz spoke at the Canadian Club in Toronto. His speech was titled ?The Three Things Keeping Me Awake at Night?..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-14 23:12
Taggar: bank, dollar, economy

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Higher, US Retail Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2864, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases NHPI and Bank of Canada Stephen Pol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-14 14:43
Taggar: bank, dollar, indicators, retail sales, trading

Dollar Drifts on Dovish Fed Hike, TRY Plummets


"Thursday December 14: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities continue to drift as investors await the outcome of the last ECB meeting of the year (07:45 am EDT). Ahead of the U.S op..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-14 13:08
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

The Song Remains the Same


"The Song Remains the Same No surprise the Fed is holding onto transitory inflation narrative, but given the recent tepid wage growth, it’s getting more difficult for the market to digest even mo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 22:35
Taggar: cpi, dollar, inflation, market

Updating a Note Posted in December 2015 on Yearend Seasonality of EUR/USD


"In the early years after the United States adopted flexible dollar exchange rates in March 1973, the U.S. currency an astonishingly consistent pattern of depreciation against the mark during the secon..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 20:10
Taggar: currency, dollar, rate

Dollar Slips and Stocks Rise Ahead of Last FOMC Decision of the Yellen Era


"The dollar fell overnight by 0.7% against the kiwi, 0.6% versus the Aussie dollar, 0.4% relative to sterling, 0.3% vis-a-vis the yen and 0.1% against the euro, Swiss franc and loonie. Core U.S. CPI in..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 17:53
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, cpi, dollar, inflation, kiwi, loonie, point

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Quiet Ahead of Fed Rate Announcement


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2864, down 0.02% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases on the schedule..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 14:43
Taggar: cpi, dollar, trading

Ringgit Holds Steady


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit closed marginally lower against the US dollar today on lack of demand despite firm crude oil prices, a dealer said. At 6pm, the local unit was quoted at 4.0850/0880 against t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 12:43
Taggar: dollar, margin, oil

USDJPY wobbles on Alabama election result


"Asian markets mostly rose Wednesday as investors await the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting, but the dollar slipped as a shock Democrat poll win in a staunch Republican Senate seat fuelle..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-13 09:32
Taggar: dollar, financial, market

Mt Gox Creditors Want Bitcoin Exchange Taken Out of Bankruptcy


"A group of creditors of the defunct bitcoin exchange Mt Gox has filed a new court petition in an effort to prevent a possible billion-dollar payout to its CEO."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 22:15
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

New In-Game Cryptocurrency Systems Let You Buy Assets in the Virtual Reality World


"High Fidelity is announcing the launch of Avatar Island, a VR domain where High Fidelity users can purchase items for their avatars, all contributed by digital artists from around the world.High Fi..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 17:23
Taggar: bear, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, economy, market, rate

Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, US Inflation Report Next


"The Canadian dollar has edged higher in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2828, down 0.22% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases on the schedule. The U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 14:36
Taggar: dollar, inflation, rate, trading

Central Bank Vigil: FX Steady and Going Nowhere


"Global equities are struggling for traction, while the U.S dollar trades in a tight range as Treasury prices rally ahead of this week?s G10 central bank meetings. Note: Federal Open Market Committee (..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-12 13:03
Taggar: bank, dollar, dollar trade, market

People Are Discovering Bitcoin Worth Thousands of Dollars in Changetip Accounts


"Changetip is the gift that keeps giving. One year after the micro-tipping service shut down, account holders are logging in to discover forgotten bitcoin worth hundreds or even thousands of dollars. T..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 22:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Markets React Calmly to Terrorist Explosion in NYC


"A bomb carried by Bangladeshi suicide bomber seems to have exploded prematurely at the New York Port Authority bus terminal at around 07:30 am this morning, producing only 3 minor injuries other than..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 18:06
Taggar: dollar, kiwi

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged, US Jobs Report Next


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged to start the week. In Monday’s North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2832, up 0.03% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian rele..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 15:12
Taggar: dollar, trading

The Ringgit closes higher


"KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 11 ? The ringgit closed higher against the US dollar, on the back of encouraging October trade data amid expectation that Bank Negara Malaysia will raise interest rates next year, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 12:41
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate

Asia FX mostly higher


"(Reuters) – Most Asian currencies were firmer on Monday as the dollar weakened broadly after disappointing wage data raised questions about the pace of U.S. interest rate increases next year. No..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 08:40
Taggar: currencies, dollar, employment, point, rate, report

Yuan nudges higher


"SHANGHAI, Dec 11 (Reuters) – China’s yuan edged up against the dollar on Monday, reflecting a firmer midpoint in cautious trading as investors looked to the Federal Reserve policy meeting..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 07:18
Taggar: dollar, point, rate, trading

Bitcoin steals the spotlight


"TOKYO (Reuters) – The dollar probed four-week highs against the yen on Monday, underpinned by expectations of higher U.S. interest rates, while bitcoin seized the spotlight as futures of the cry..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 07:14
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, market, rate, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Flat Ahead of Central Bank Week


"The Canadian dollar traded in a narrow range on Monday. The loonie ended last week lower versus the USD as tax reform hopes and a strong U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) was released on Friday. The loonie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-11 00:00
Taggar: dollar, dollar trade, loonie

GBP/CAD Reverses to Form Double Bottom on Weekly


"Following a failed descending triangle formation, the pound is now clearly trying to reverse its long-term trend versus the Canadian dollar. The impending switch to an..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-10 17:55
Taggar: dollar, pound

Malaysian Ringgit outlook for week of Dec 11


"By Bernama – December 9, 2017  KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit is likely to remain stable against the US dollar next week, supported by the positive spillover effect from the bullish October trade dat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-09 05:50
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

Bulgarian Official Denies Country Possessing $3.2 Billion in Bitcoin


"In May, a series of raids by Bulgarian law enforcement were reported to have resulted in the seizure of over 213,000 BTC, at the time valued at more than half a million dollars and now worth $3.2 bill..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-09 03:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, report

Dollar Higher Ahead of Fed December Rate Hike


"Central bank decisions to dominate busy week The US dollar appreciated during the week as the tax reform inched closer to reality. Fundamental data in the US was positive for the currency but hourly w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 22:46
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, indicators, inflation, point

Strong U.S., Japanese, Chinese, French and Canadian Data Reported and Brexit Talks Take a Step Forward


"There have been some impressive stock market advances overnight in Asia (Japan 1.4%, Hong Kong 1.7%, Singapore 1.1%, and India 0.9) and Europe (Italy 1.3%, Germany 0.9%, Spain 0.8% and the U.K. 0.7%)..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 18:17
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

Canadian Dollar Halts Slide After Strong Canadian Data, US Nonfarm Payrolls Next


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Friday session, after two straight losing sessions. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2837, down 0.12% on the day. On the release front, the sole Canadian..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 14:21
Taggar: dollar, trading

The Ringgit weakens ahead of NFP


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit closed lower against the US dollar as the greenback continued its uptrend after growing optimism emerge over the likelihood of the US Senate passing the tax-reform bill. At 6..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 14:07
Taggar: dollar, trading

On a Wing and a Prayer


"On a Wing and a Prayer No need to elaborate in detail  today as the dollar is firming  “on a wing” that White House press corps  is correct that the Trump Administration is readying an inf..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-08 02:50
Taggar: dollar, economy, rate

Dollar Higher on Tax Cut Optimism Ahead of Jobs Report


"The US Economy is expected to add 200,000 jobs in November The USD is higher against most major pairs ahead of the release of the November U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) report. Tax reform optimism have..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-07 23:29
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, pound, report

USD/CAD -Canadian Dollar Slide Continues as BoC Holds Steady


"The Canadian dollar has posted losses in the Thursday session. USD/CAD is trading at 1.2832, up 0.36% on the day. On the release front, Canada will release Building Permits and the Ivey PMI. The US pu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-07 14:40
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

Ringgit Retreats


"by ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN/ FILE PIX THE rally in the ringgit suffered a minor setback yesterday as uncertainties around a tax shake-up in the US saw investors adopting a ?wait-and- see? mode. The local unit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-07 05:54
Taggar: dollar

Is Bitcoin now as good as Gold? (Video)


"Crypto-Commodity is a phrase being thrown around as people ask the question is Bitcoin now as good as Gold? We discuss the latest with Gold and the online currency with Craig Erlam, Senior Market Anal..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 18:22
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, gold, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady Ahead of BoC Rate Decision


"The Canadian dollar continues to have a quiet week. In the Wednesday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2667, down 0.16% on the day. On the release front, both Canada and the US release Trade Balance, a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 14:33
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate, trade balance, trading

Mid Day Update


"Mid Day Update Australian Dollar A bit of a whipsaw over the Aussie GDP data which came in close to expectation, but the delta was well within consensus to support the Aussie. However, the economic da..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 05:09
Taggar: aussie, consumption, dollar

Apple Pay Cash Launches as Users and Developers Turn to Bitcoin


"Apple is one of the most successful companies in the history of Silicon Valley, revolutionizing and dominating market after market from graphic design to music and mobile phones. It is also one of the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Drops After BoC Keeps Rate Unchanged Signals Caution


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Wednesday after a wait-and-see statement from the Bank of Canada (BoC) and falling oil prices. The BoC kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 1.00 percent. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-06 00:05
Taggar: bank, dollar, inflation, oil, rate

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower Ahead of Bank of Canada


"US Dollar rebounds ahead of ADP payroll report The USD appreciated on Tuesday as the US tax reform appears to have entered its final stretch. The two versions, one by the US congress and other passed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-05 23:53
Taggar: dollar, report

EUR/USD Drops Despite Slowing US Services Sector


"EUR/USD dropped today even though data released over the trading session revealed that growth of the US services sector slowed in November more than was expected. Market analysts a..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-05 20:38
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Improves to 2-Week High, Trade Balance Next


"The Canadian dollar continues to move higher on Tuesday, after starting the week with slight gains. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2644, down 0.24% on the day. On the release front, both Canada an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-05 14:28
Taggar: bank, dollar, trade balance, trading

The Ringgit Soars


"By Aaron Saldanha (Reuters News ) The Ringgit Soars The Malaysian ringgit moved closer to the psychologically significant level of RM4 to the US dollar, firming 0.15 per cent to levels last seen in Se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-05 09:42
Taggar: dollar, report, trade balance

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Flat After Loonie Rally Loses Steam


"The Canadian dollar fell slightly on Monday after the optimism surrounding the US tax reform has wavered as concerns about the debt load sapped the USD of momentum. The loonie was boosted on Friday by..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 23:36
Taggar: dollar, economy, employment, loonie, rate, report

Dollar Strengthens and U.S. Stocks Extend Rally


"The mounting likelihood of a huge U.S. tax cut is dominating world financial markets. The possibility of a federal government shutdown on Friday is not impacting. Sterling has also been in demand, aid..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 18:34
Taggar: dollar, financial, kiwi, market

US Stocks Rise on Tax Reform Optimism


"The dollar jumped on Monday versus the currencies of most other developed and emerging nations while Treasury yields rose and Wall Street was primed for a another record-setting day after the U.S. Sen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 16:54
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar

USD/CAD- Canadian Dollar Takes Breather After Sharp Gains


"The Canadian dollar has steadied on Monday, after surging in the Friday session. In North American trade, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2684, down 0.02% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 14:41
Taggar: dollar, trading

No clear sailing to 114.00 USDJPY -Market Talk


"By Wire News @SuryatapaB ? Japanese stocks sold into the close despite the yen easing against most other currencies. Concerns about the Mueller investigation ultimately overshadowed tax-reform legisla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 08:38
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, rate

Gold Tests Support After Friday?s Failure


"Gold gaps lower this morning as U.S. tax progress and higher yields put the boot into Friday’s failed recovery. Gold traded in a very choppy and impressive 20 dollar range on Friday but finished..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 07:54
Taggar: dollar, gold

Dollar higher in APAC but little follow through on Tax Reform


"The dollar rose in Asia on Monday after US senators squeezed through a tax-cut bill at the weekend, but equities were muted on news that a former aide to Donald Trump had agreed to co-operate with a p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 05:26
Taggar: dollar, rate

Are the Aussie Dollar Days Numbered ? ( Radio Interview)


"Presented by: Tan Chung Han @hanctan  Stephen Innes, Head of Trading in Asia-Pacific, OANDA, Singapore The Reserve Bank of Australia is set to make its monetary policy decision on December 5, with mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 05:23
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, market, pound, trading

Ringgit Outlook for the Week of Dec 4


"By Nurul Hanis Izmir KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 2 (Bernama) — The ringgit is expected to continue stabilising and hovering between the 4.0700 and 4.1100 levels against the US dollar next week, said Oanda..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 03:32
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

Muted USD reaction to Tax Reform


"Muted USD reaction to Tax Reform Its been a roller coaster of despondency given how failing the dollar continues to trade post-tax reform headlines. The FX markets remain tacitly focused on US inflati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-04 02:47
Taggar: dollar, fx market, inflation, market

Mixed Dollar as Investors Eye Both Data and U.S. Political Developments


"The dollar tumbled 1.2% against its Canadian counterpart and also lost 0.4% relative to the Australian and New Zealand dollars. Balancing these losses were gains of 0.4% relative to sterling, 0.3% ver..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 18:49
Taggar: dollar

Paying Rent With Crypto? App for Tenants Adds BTC, LTC, ETH


"Digital rent processor ManageGo will instantly convert the digital currencies into dollars before sending it on to landlords."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 18:00
Taggar: currencies, dollar

?If My Wife Knows, I?m Dead? ? Man Shares Story of Losing 1000 Bitcoins


"An Australian man has recounted his story to local media of losing what would today be more than a seven-figure dollar sum of bitcoin, stressing that such should serve as a warning against storing one..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 17:35
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, share, shares

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Higher, Canadian GDP, Employment Change Next


"The Canadian dollar’s slide has paused on Friday, after four straight losing sessions. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2882, down 0.12% on the day. The Canadian dollar has suffered a rough we..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 13:48
Taggar: dollar, trading

PR: Descrow Platform for Secure Crowdfunding Is Launching the ICO Campaign


"Investing in ICO-campaigns is an extremely exciting adventure. Meanwhile, as a result of the insane success of most ICO?s, scammers are crowding the market, and creating scam coins in hundreds. Blockc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 12:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

Gold Commences An Emergency Descent


"Gold’s hard earnt rally ends with a high altitude decompression in prices with the emergency two-day descent unwinding a month of slow gains. What took four weeks to build has taken two days to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-12-01 08:48
Taggar: dollar, gold

EUR/USD Jumps Despite Positive US Data


"EUR/USD jumped today even though all macroeconomic reports released in the United States over the trading session were either good, or at least better than expectations. Never..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 18:31
Taggar: dollar, report, trading

USD/CAD- Canadian Dollar Slips to 4-Week Low, Current Account Next


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2890, up 0.20% on the day. The Canadian dollar has suffered a rough week, declining 1.4 percent..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 14:39
Taggar: currency, dollar, trading

Ringgit lower at the open but still near 52 week highs


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit was lower against the US dollar early Thursday, weighed down by the decline in the oil prices, dealers said. At 9 am(0100gmt), the local unit was traded at 4.0840/0890 agains..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 03:45
Taggar: dollar, oil, trading

November in Figures


"The dollar fell mostly during November, constituting a change in direction from movements in October. Nonetheless, U.S. stocks recorded impressive gains just as they had the month before. Japanese sha..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 00:59
Taggar: dollar, market, rate, share

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Falls with US Tax Reform in Final Stretch


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Thursday on the back of the divisive US Tax reform gaining traction after receiving the backing of Republican Senator John McCain. The Canadian current account defic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-30 00:07
Taggar: dollar

Bitcoin Crossed $10K for the First Time: Global Validation or Speculative Bubble?


"Bitcoin surpassed $10K yesterday. To many, the event was a mark of Bitcoin?s accomplishments. But yet, others are concerned that bitcoin has become too speculative, and a pop in the bubble could be..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 22:24
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, gold, market, point, profit, rate

This Bitcoin Domain Can Be Yours for $2.75 million


"A rising tide floats all boats and a rising bitcoin inflates all domains. Stocks in graphics card manufacturers and crypto mining companies aren?t the only beneficiaries of the bitcoin bounce: BTC-the..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, manufacture

EUR/USD Halts Decline Despite Fundamentals


"EUR/USD halted its decline, rising today, even though fundamentals were supportive to the dollar. The US economic growth in the third quarter got a positive revision. Jan..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 18:41
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged, US GDP Next


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2808, down 0.07% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the sched..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 14:35
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

Gold Stays Still As Silver Slides Lower


"Gold faces down a resurgent dollar overnight to remain unchanged but silver suffers as it breaks a key technical indicator. Gold Gold traded quietly yet again overnight in a seven dollar range but clo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 08:26
Taggar: dollar, gold

The Ringgit should remain in favour


"By Bernama – November 29, 2017 @ 10:00am KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened marginally lower against the US dollar today after rallying yesterday in tandem with regional peers. At 9 am, the local..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 04:34
Taggar: dollar, margin, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Drops on Oil Price Setback


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Wednesday after conflicting comments out of Vienna ahead of the meeting between Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC members no Thur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-29 00:14
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower After Strong US Consumer Confidence


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Tuesday with the US dollar gaining on confident consumers and improving housing prices in the United States. Canadian producer prices rose 1.0 percent in October tha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 23:31
Taggar: currency, dollar, inflation

U.S. Populism Already Depressing the Dollar


"The dollar has lost approximately 13% against the euro, 6% relative to the yen, and 9% on a trade-weighted basis compared to its strongest levels since the November 2016 U.S. election. The dollar has..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 21:51
Taggar: currency, dollar

Abra Adds Ether, Launches New Multi-sig Wallet for Holding Digital Assets


"The new Bitcoin-based, multi-signature wallet from Abra is being released hot on the heels of their recent funding announcement, supporting ether and 52 fiat currencies.Now, after running our servi..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 18:28
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, paypal, rate, real estate

Stronger Dollar and Stocks


"Financial markets are in a healthy mood as November winds down. The dollar shows gains of a half percent or less against the euro, yen, Swissie, sterling, and Aussie dollar. The DOW is up 0.3%. Share..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 18:20
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, financial, market, share

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Higher Ahead of Inflation Reports


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2794, up 0.19% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases two inflation reports, and BoC G..."

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Lower Despite Strong Inflation Reports


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2800, up 0.25% on the day. On the release front, Canada released two RMPI and IPPI, both of whic..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 14:52
Taggar: dollar, financial, trading

Ringgit Marginally Weaker vs USD


"KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 28 ? The ringgit opened marginally lower against the US dollar today on higher demand for the greenback, said a dealer. At 9am, the local unit was at 4.1140/1170 against the US dolla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 04:04
Taggar: dollar, margin, trading

Risk Wobbles


"By: Masayuki Kitano   SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar eased versus the yen on Tuesday and remained within sight of a two-month low, with the near-term focus on a possible Senate vote on a U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-28 03:04
Taggar: dollar

Gold Pushes Higher as Dollar Sags


"Gold has jumped on the bandwagon, as the US dollar is broadly lower in the Monday session. In North American trading, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1295.12, up 0.52% on the day. Gold pushed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 17:53
Taggar: dollar, gold, trading

Little Change in Dollar after Long Thanksgiving Holiday Break


"The dollar turned into the final week of November, showing no overnight net movement against the loonie, Australian dollar or sterling, a dip of 0.1% against the euro and a 0.1% uptick relative to the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 17:47
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips, Markets Eye Powell Testimony


"The Canadian dollar is down slightly in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2683, down 0.23% on the day. On the release front, there are on Canadian releases on the schedule. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 14:55
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

Euro holding on to gains


"In currency trading, the euro stood firm against the dollar after surging on Friday in reaction to healthy economic data, including a gauge of the German business climate hitting an all-time high in N..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 05:01
Taggar: currency, currency trading, dollar, trading

Ringgit Trades Sideways


"The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar today, supported by buying interests for the local note, dealers said. At 9am, the local unit was at 4.1130/1170 against the greenback from 4.1155/1185..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 03:59
Taggar: dollar, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower as Oil Price Falters


"USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower as Oil Price Falters The Canadian dollar depreciated on Monday after oil prices fell more than 1 percent at the start of the week. Higher supply in North America and conc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-27 00:36
Taggar: dollar, oil

Mo? Money, Mo? Problems: Bitcoin Exchanges Struggle Under Growth Explosion


"Bitcoin exchanges are feeling growth pains: locking up customers’ accounts, taking too long to onboard new clients, and sometimes making a mess of enthusiasts’ experience with money’..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-26 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar, market

Dollar Drops in Thanksgiving Week with US Taxes in Spotlight


"December Fed rate hike priced in but fundamentals favour EUR The US dollar depreciated on Friday and touched a five week low against major currencies. The US Thanksgiving holiday truncated the week wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 22:32
Taggar: currencies, dollar, indicators, point, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Inches Higher, Investors Search for Cues


"The Canadian dollar has ticked lower in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2715, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, there are no major indicators. Canada releases Corporate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 14:07
Taggar: dollar, indicators, profit, rate, trading

Has Putin Become OPEC?s Most Influential Player?


"For more than half a century, Saudi Arabia?s oil minister could move markets with a few choice words about what OPEC may decide at its next meeting, generating millions if not billions of dollars of p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 13:57
Taggar: dollar, market, oil, profit

Putin Crowns Himself OPEC King


"For more than half a century, Saudi Arabia?s oil minister could move markets with a few choice words about what OPEC may decide at its next meeting, generating millions if not billions of dollars of p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 12:15
Taggar: dollar, market, oil, profit

The Fundening? Quarter Billion Dollar Gold Fund is Buying Bitcoin


"A Bloomberg interview has revealed Old Mutual Gold & Silver Fund has set aside roughly 11 million USD from its holdings since spring of this year to purchase the world’s most popular cryptoc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 06:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, gold

Despite easing today the Yuan is on a roll


"SHANGHAI, Nov 24 (Reuters) – China’s yuan weakened against the U.S. dollar on Friday, with strong corporate demand supporting the greenback but the Chinese currency is on course for its be..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 06:26
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, market, point, rate

Ringgit Consolidates into the weekend


"KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 24 ? At 9am, the local unit was traded at 4.1180/1210 against the greenback from yesterday?s close of 4.1050/1100.  OANDA Head of Trading Asia-Pacific Stephen Innes told Bernama that..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-24 04:08
Taggar: dollar, trading

$413: Ether Prices Within a Whisker of All-Time High


"The price of ether, ethereum's native token, is closing in on record highs above $400. Soon before press time, the world's second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization had hit $413 ? a whisk..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 17:32
Taggar: currency, dollar, market, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Higher, Retail Sales Next


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2679, down 0.13% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases retail sales reports. Retail Sales..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 14:45
Taggar: bank, dollar, report, retail sales, trading

Yuan rallies as funding cost highest in five months


"Nov 23 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies firmed on Thursday as the U.S. dollar weakened after the release of the minutes of the Federal Reserve's last meeting revealed dovish tones. The minutes showed..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 13:35
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, inflation

Won Weakens Versus Dollar as Latter Stabilizes ? Market Talk


"By (kenan.machado@wsj.com) 2137 ET ? The dollar has stabilized in Asian trading, but the Korean won is falling after hitting fresh 1-year highs Wednesday. After fall 1% versus the won the prior 2 days..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 04:56
Taggar: dollar, trading

Dollar bulls licking their wounds


"By Masayuki Kitano (Reuters Singapore) SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar touched a two-month low against the yen on Thursday, having tumbled after the minutes of the Federal Reserve?s latest meet..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 04:51
Taggar: dollar, inflation, rate

Ringgit continues to press higher


"By Bernama  KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar today with the surging bond and equity inflows acting as the primary catalysts which accelerated the demand for the local note..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 04:01
Taggar: dollar, point, rate

Aussie Dollar Flash


"Aussie Dollar Flash Seller exhaustion was apparent in the lead up to the FOMC minutes, as shorts continued to unwind.  While selling pressure has re-emerged this morning at .7620-.7625, one does get t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 03:31
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bear, dollar

The Fed?s Ship is Listing ? Market Talk


"By: (james.glynn@wsj.com; @JamesGlynnWSJ 1936 ET ? Behind the dollar?s biggest drop in 8 months Wednesday is the Fed no longer so sure that low inflation will take care of itself. Yellen raised questi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 02:43
Taggar: dollar, inflation

Ringgit appeal


"Currency traders are pricing in a rate hike by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) as early as January next year, and the current wind behind the ringgit could see it strengthening further against the greenbac..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 00:50
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, rate

Markets Update: Bitcoin Bull-Run Primes Altcoin Markets for New USD Highs


"With bitcoin currently consolidating above $8000 USD after establishing an all-time high of nearly $8400 USD, some liquidity has shifted towards the altcoin markets. This has resulted in several major..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-23 00:30
Taggar: bitcoin, bull, dollar, market

Video Streamers Have More Options with These New Blockchain Startups


"Innovative technology companies are leveraging blockchain technology to build next-generation business models and Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) for video streaming, a multibillion-dollar industr..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 18:02
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, investment, leverage, market, share, shares

USD/JPY ? Yen Hits 8-week High as US Durable Goods Decline


"The yen has posted considerable gains in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, USD/JPY is trading at 111.64, down 0.71% on the day. The yen is at its highest level against the dollar since l..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 17:26
Taggar: bank, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher, Markets Eye FOMC Minutes


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2744, down 0.27% on the day. On the release front, it?s a busy day, so we could see some movement fro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 14:44
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, employment, market, trading

U.K Budget Next, FOMC Minutes Later


"Wednesday November 22: Five things the markets are talking about The dollar is a tad weaker across the board after current Fed Chair Janet Yellen warned against rapid rate hikes, while the EUR (?1.175..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 13:03
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

ASEAN currencies continue to rally


"Nov 22 (Reuters) – Asian currencies firmed on Wednesday on the back of a weakened U.S. dollar after Federal Reserve chair Janet stuck by her prediction that U.S. inflation would rebound but adde..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 07:31
Taggar: currencies, dollar, inflation

JPY Follow the flows


"By Ese Erheriene Benchmarks in Japan NIK, +0.76%   and Taiwan Y9999, +0.83%  , which have major tech companies, rose about 0.8% by midday Wednesday. Japanese electronics stocks were among the region?s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 06:10
Taggar: dollar, trading

USDJPY mixed in early APAC trade


"WSJ Tokyo @SuryatapaB 2044 ET ? Lacking fresh trading cues ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in the US and a national holiday in Japan, the dollar-yen ?will continue to trade at the mercy of US Treasu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 04:28
Taggar: dollar, trading

Ringgit continues to soar


"KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 22 ? The ringgit opened sharply higher against the US dollar this morning as demand for the local note intensified with heightened investor confidence in the currency?s fundamentals..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 04:09
Taggar: currency, dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Rises on Weak US Data


"The Canadian dollar appreciated on Wednesday boosted by US dollar weakness. Oil prices rose to a 2 year high with drawdowns in weekly inventories. The US dollar fell after durable goods orders disappo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-22 00:01
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, goods orders, oil, point

Canada: Wholesale Trade, September 2017


"Following two months of increases, wholesale sales declined 1.2% to $62.0 billion in September, the second decline of 2017. Decreases were recorded in five of seven subsectors, led by the personal and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 15:33
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Fluctuating Ahead of Wholesale Sales


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2810, down 0.08% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Wholesale Sales, which is expected t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-21 14:40
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower Ahead of Short Trading Week


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Monday versus the US dollar. Oil prices fell as higher production from the US is putting downward pressure on prices ahead of the Organization of the Petroleum Expor..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 23:37
Taggar: dollar, oil

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, Wholesale Sales Ahead


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2788, up 0.15% on the day. On the release front, the sole indicator is US CB Leading Index, with an estima..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 14:34
Taggar: dollar, home sales, trading

Hundreds of Bitcoin Cash Are Stuck in Segwit Addresses ? But There Might Be a Way to Get Them Back


"Hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of BCH is languishing in segwit addresses. The funds were mistakenly sent there by users who have no easy way of differentiating segwit and non-segwit addresses..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Precious Metals Give Bullish Traders Relief


"Precious metals benefit from the street’s mass dollar exit on Friday with both gold and silver making pleasing technical developments. Gold Gold?s umbilical-like inverse price action to the U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 08:00
Taggar: dollar, gold

Ringgit opens higher today


"KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20 ? The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar today on higher demand as a result of the positive spillover from Malaysia?s 6.2 per cent economic growth recorded in the third q..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-20 04:07
Taggar: dollar

Dollar Mixed Ahead of Fed Minutes


"Politics drive dollar while fundamentals boost euro The USD gained against commodity currencies but was soft against safe havens given the political situation in Washington. The Trump Administration s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 20:02
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Dollar Trumped by Subpoena


"Friday November 17: Five things the markets are talking about The mighty U.S dollar begins the last trading session on the back foot against most of its major peers as a probe into Russian influence o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 12:51
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged, CPI Next


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2754, down 0.02% on the day. On the release front, Canada will publish CPI, which is expected to edge lower t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-17 11:48
Taggar: cpi, dollar, indicators, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher After Strong Manufacturing Sales


"The Canadian dollar appreciated on Thursday after a surprise gain by manufacturing sales. Oil prices continue to be under pressure after the large weekly buildup of US crude stocks reported on Wednesd..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 22:08
Taggar: dollar, economy, oil, report

EUR/USD Slips Despite Disappointing US Data


"EUR/USD edged a little lower today even as most US economic report were disappointing. The dollar remained under pressure from uncertainty about the planned tax cuts. Initial joble..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 17:04
Taggar: dollar, point, report

A Better Market Tone


"There’s been a respite from the recent slide of equities. Japan’s Nikkei closed 1.5% higher, and the German Dax and Paris Cac are up 0.5% and 0.6%. The dollar shows mixed overnight changes..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 15:23
Taggar: dollar, loonie

USD/CAD -Canadian Dollar Quiet, Key Manufacturing Report Next


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2761, down 0.02% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases Manufacturing Production, with the marke..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 14:43
Taggar: dollar, employment, market, trading

Half a Billion Dollar ICO Tezos Stung by Second Lawsuit in Under a Month


"Tezos, a company with over half a billion dollars in crypto assets, have been rocked by yet another lawsuit. Following a record-breaking ICO four months ago, founders Arthur and Kathleen Breitman have..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 08:50
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

The Ringgit Soars


"By MARK RAO ( Malaysian Reserve) The ringgit, supported by the anticipated interest-rate hike next year, continued to gain against the US dollar despite the plunge in oil prices and sell down on equit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-16 08:27
Taggar: dollar, market, oil, rate

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower on Weak Oil and Upcoming NAFTA Talks


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Wednesday. The loonie lost 0.30 percent versus the greenback after solid inflation and strong retail sales data show the U.S. Federal Reserve is ready to announce a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 23:44
Taggar: dollar, inflation, loonie, rate, retail sales

Dollar and Stocks Continue to Slide


"Dollar losses overnight amounted to 0.7% against the yen, 0.5% versus the euro, 0.4% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc and kiwi, 0.3% relative to the yuan, 0.2% against the peso and 0.1% versus sterling. The..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 18:04
Taggar: dollar, kiwi

Bitcoin Hits $13,500 in Zimbabwe as Tanks Roll Through the Capital


"Bitcoin in Zimbabwe is more expensive than anywhere else in the world. But even by the developing nation?s usual standards, the current dollar price is eye-watering, with BTC touching $13,500 at Zimba..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 17:50
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

NZD/USD ? Is the Decline Losing Momentum? (Video)


"Craig Erlam, Senior Market Analyst at Oanda speaks to Matt Brown about the NZDUSD and how the Kiwi Dollar has been in a downtrend and notes that despite the completion of the head and shoulders patter..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 14:32
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, market, profit

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Lower, US Consumer Data Next


"The Canadian dollar has edged lower in the Wednesday session. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2758, up 0.20% on the day. There are no Canadian indicators on the schedule. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 14:25
Taggar: cpi, dollar, indicators, inflation, trading

The Dollars Demise


"Wednesday November 15: Five things the markets are talking about Market risk-off continues to dominate capital market moves; both European and Asian stocks have seen ‘red’ in their session..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 13:01
Taggar: dollar, gold, market

Midday Movers


"Midday Movers At midday, the Yield curve watch goes on in earnest with this mornings downtick in 10 Year UST yield’s  the primary catalyst behind the drop in USDJPY. The Aussie dollar continues..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-15 06:29
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, cpi, dollar, price index

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Flat Awaiting US Retail Sales and Inflation Data


"The Canadian dollar was appreciating against the US dollar in Tuesday morning trading, only for the tables to be turned after the release of the Producer Price Index (PPI) in the United States. The pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 23:28
Taggar: dollar, inflation, price index, trading

US Dollar Stumbles Ahead of Inflation and Retail Sales


"German data surprise boosts EUR The US Dollar is trading lower against a mix of major currencies on Tuesday. Positive data out of Germany has boosted the single currency. The better than expected adva..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 22:40
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, economy, trading

Dollar, Pound and Most Equities Falter as a Ton of Economic Data Got Released


"The dollar rose 0.7% against sterling while posting losses overnight of 0.7% against the euro, 0.4% versus the Swiss franc, 0.2% vis-a-vis the Australian dollar, and 0.1% relative to the yen, loonie..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 17:04
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, US Inflation Data Next


"The Canadian dollar has edged higher in the Tuesday session. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2713, down 0.16% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian indicators..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 14:31
Taggar: bank, dollar, indicators, trading

6 Trillion Dollar Man Says ?Tiny? Bitcoin Succeeds Due to Being ?Anonymous? and ?Cross-Border?


"After almost endorsing cryptocurrencies, Blackrock Inc?s Chief described to Reuters how the world?s most popular cryptocurrency ?is tiny in the scheme of financial markets. There?s too much focus on b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 14:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, market

Police Posted at Bithumb as Users File Lawsuit After Server Outage Costs Millions


"Users of Bithumb, the world?s largest cryptocurrency exchange, have filed a class action lawsuit following a costly server outage on November 12. Despite only lasting 90 minutes, the outage cost trade..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-14 12:50
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar, trading

EUR/USD Flat on Uneventful Monday


"With no important news, EUR/USD was trading mostly in a range. Both the dollar and the euro had their own factors that were limiting their chances to rally. The gree..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 21:46
Taggar: currency, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady in Thin Holiday Trade


"The Canadian dollar has edged higher in the Monday session. In the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2707, up 0.19% on the day. On the release front, Canadian banks are closed for Rememb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 15:29
Taggar: bank, dollar, trading

Yuan weakens on seasonal USD demand


"SHANGHAI, Nov 13 (Reuters) – China’s yuan eased against the dollar on Monday, thanks to continuing corporate demand for the greenback and a weaker official fixing. The dollar got a lift ag..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 07:00
Taggar: bank, dollar, market, point, pound, rate

Aussie pressured in early trade


"Cheang Ming | @cheangming   CNBC Singapore  Watching the dollar The Australian dollar edged down to trade at $0.7644 at 8:16 a.m. HK/SIN compared to Friday’s close of $0.7661. The currency..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 02:49
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar

A Case of the Doldrums


"A Case of the Doldrums Other than a few idiosyncratic storylines, for the most part, G-10 trade remains listless and unable to shake a severe case of the doldrums. And while there have been a couple o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 01:29
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower as US Dollar Mounts Comeback


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Monday with a flat oil price and little economic data to drive the market. The US dollar rebounded from last week?s losses caused by the concerns surrounding the tax..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-13 00:07
Taggar: dollar, forex, forex market, market, oil

US Tax Uncertainty Hammers Dollar


"Republican House and Senate tax plans differ The US dollar depreciated against majors in a week that had few economic indicators for investors to digest and left the market speculating about the chanc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 22:32
Taggar: dollar, indicators, market

The Only Winner in the Mt Gox Trial is Mark Karpeles


"The net worth of Mark Karpeles could run into the hundreds of millions of dollars thanks to a 200,000 stash of bitcoins the disgraced CEO is still sitting on. Those coins are the subject of ongoing le..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 15:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Ticks Lower, US Consumer Confidence Next


"The Canadian dollar has inched lower in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2667, down 0.10% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the schedule. In the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 13:33
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, point, trading

UK Data and Brexit Negotiations Key on Friday


"Will Investors Shake Off Thursday?s Weakness? Financial markets are looking a little flat ahead of the European open on Friday, following a similar session in Asia overnight and as traders try to shak..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 08:52
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, rate

Another Taxing Week Ahead


"Another Taxing Week Ahead  The Dollar always seems to struggle in the absence of tier one US economic data, so fortunately for the dollar bulls next week will offer up both US CPI and Retail sales. Bu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-10 01:17
Taggar: bull, cpi, dollar, inflation, retail sales

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher US Tax Worries Hurt USD


"The Canadian dollar rose on Thursday as the US senators are paring back some of the corporate tax cuts in an effort to keep the impact of the proposed bill under $1.5 trillion. Republican senators are..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 23:40
Taggar: dollar, rate

A Rebound in Sovereign Bond Yields but Softer Stocks and Dollar


"The dollar fell 0.5% overnight against the yen, 0.3% versus the euro and Swiss franc and 0.1% relative to the loonie. The Australian dollar and sterling are unchanged, and the kiwi, yuan and peso dipp..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 16:23
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Lower, Canadian Inflation Report Next


"The Canadian dollar has posted losses in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2700, down 0.22% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases the New Housing Price Index, while..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-09 14:42
Taggar: dollar, employment, price index, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher on Strong Housing Starts and US Tax Reform Concerns


"The Canadian dollar rose on Wednesday with positive housing data and us crude prices steady above $56. The trading week has brought little data so investors were happy to digest some positive news out..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 23:44
Taggar: dollar, trading

USD/JPY ? Breakout Possible Despite Strong Resistance (Video)


"Another currency that has been in the spotlight recently has been the Dollar Yen. We have seen a bit of a flattening of the US yield curve of late which has weakened the pair over recent sessions. It..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 16:11
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

Dollar Mostly Up, Stocks and Bond Yields Mostly Lower


"The dollar climbed overnight by 0.5% against the Australian currency, 0.4% versus the loonie, peso and euro, 0.3% relative to the yen and sterling, 0.2% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc and 0.1% against the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 15:37
Taggar: currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, profit

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Improves on Poloz Talks Hawkish


"The Canadian dollar has gained ground in the Wednesday session, recovering most of the losses from Tuesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2731, down 0.36% on the day. On the release front, the fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 14:35
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Improves as Poloz Talks Hawkish


"The Canadian dollar has gained ground in the Wednesday session, recovering most of the losses from Tuesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2731, down 0.36% on the day. On the release front, the fo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-08 14:35
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower After USD Resurgence


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Tuesday with little support from Bank of Canada (BoC) Governor Stephen Poloz who gave a speech in Montreal. U.S. Federal Reserve officials Randal Quarles and Fed Cha..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 23:35
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

Ethereum Wallet Parity Hit by Second Critical Vulnerability ? $150+ Million Frozen


"Makers of the Parity multi-sig Ethereum wallet have announced a critical vulnerability that has led to millions of dollars of funds being frozen. It is the second flaw to be discovered following the o..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Korea, Saudi Arabia, Central Bank Meetings, and More Data


"Market Action: The dollar rose overnight by 0.5% against the Australian dollar, 0.4% versus the loonie, peso and euro, 0.3% relative to the yen and sterling, 0.2% against the Swiss franc and 0.1% agai..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 15:59
Taggar: dollar, loonie, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips, Investors Eye Poloz, Yellen Speeches


"The Canadian dollar has posted losses in the Tuesday session, erasing the gains from Monday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2763, up 0.43% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 13:42
Taggar: bank, dollar, indicators, trading

EM Asia Currencies Rebound


"By Patturaja Murugaboopathy Nov 7 (Reuters) - Emerging Asian currencies rebounded on Tuesday as a dollar rally lost some steam on lower U.S. Treasury yields and investors were sceptical that the U.S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 09:31
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Ringgit higher on surging oil prices


"KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 7 ? The ringgit opened higher against the US dollar today on increased demand, buoyed by rising crude oil prices, said a dealer. At 9.10am, the local unit traded at 4.2235/2265 again..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-07 03:44
Taggar: dollar, oil, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher After Dollar Struggles


"The Canadian dollar appreciated 0.29 percent on Monday. Trading opened for the USD/CAD at 1.2771 and is now on track to end near the 1.2721 price level. The economic calendar looks sparse this week, b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-06 23:15
Taggar: dollar, market, oil, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher After Strong Jobs Report


"The Canadian dollar appreciated on Friday to reverse the trend from earlier in the week. The loonie gained 0.34 percent after the release of the Canadian jobs report. Statistics Canada showed that the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 22:13
Taggar: dollar, economy, loonie, report

US Dollar Mixed After NFP Miss Strong ISM Service Index


"Busy week ends with disappointing US jobs report The US dollar is mixed against major pairs on Friday. The greenback fell when the U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) report showed the US economy added 261,0..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 21:07
Taggar: dollar, economy, point, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady Ahead of Canadian, US Employment Data


"The Canadian dollar has ticked higher in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2828, up 0.15% on the day. In economic news, the spotlight is on employment indicators on both sides of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 13:17
Taggar: dollar, employment, indicators, trading

Dollar steadies ahead of NFP


"SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar held steady versus a basket of currencies on Friday, as focus shifted to U.S. jobs data, with President Donald Trump?s nomination of Federal Reserve Governor Jer..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 04:40
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar

What?s Next for the dollar ?


"What’s Next for the Dollar? There remains a  high level of uncertainty around tax reform but  USD picture remains guardedly optimistic based on the fact that something is better than nothing whe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-03 02:37
Taggar: dollar

Dollar Weaker Ahead of US Jobs Report


"Fed Chair nomination and concerns with tax reform pressure USD The US dollar is lower against major pairs ahead of the release of the U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) on Friday, November 3 at 8:30 am EDT..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 22:07
Taggar: dollar

Bitcoin Payroll Startup Bitwage Adds 18 New Currencies


"Bitcoin payroll startup Bitwage has announced support for an additional 18 fiat currencies, including the Russian ruble and the Singapore dollar."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 14:00
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, US and Canadian Job Numbers Next


"The Canadian dollar is showing little movement in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2849, down 0.13% on the day. In economic news, there are no Canadian events on the schedule..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-02 13:31
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher After Fed Holds Rates as Expected


"The Canadian dollar gained on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve ended its two day Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting and left the benchmark borrowing rate untouched at 100?125 basis p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-01 22:30
Taggar: dollar, market, point, rate

FOMC Statement Conveys Little New Information


"The FOMC statement was released at 18:00 GMT. Fifteen minutes later, key market prices — the dollar, 10-year Treasury yield, gold, oil and the DOW — were barely changed. The message was on..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-01 20:41
Taggar: dollar, gold, market, oil

Stocks and Commodities Up, Manufacturing PMIs Out, and FOMC Announcement on Tap


"On this All Saints Day, the dollar rose 0.5% to a 6-month high against the yen and also posted advances of 0.4% against the Swiss franc while moving above par and 0.3% relative to the euro. The dollar..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-01 17:09
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Flat Ahead of Fed Statement, Poloz Testimony


"The Canadian dollar is almost unchanged in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2881, down 0.05% on the day. In economic news, today’s highlight is the FOMC rate statement..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-01 13:30
Taggar: dollar, rate, trading

Another Taxing Day for Dollar Bulls


"Another Taxing Day for Dollar Bulls Month-end flow distortions, Fed Chair announcement and the anticipation of House Republicans  to release a draft of legislation on tax reform tomorrow likely explai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-11-01 02:22
Taggar: announcement, bull, dollar, fx market, market

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Falls After GDP Contraction and Dovish Poloz


"The Canadian dollar depreciated on Tuesday versus its American counterpart. The monthly gross domestic product report published by Statistics Canada showed a 0.1 percent contraction in August. Decline..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 22:37
Taggar: dollar, report

Dollar Rebounds Ahead of Private Jobs and Fed Statement


"Fed Expected to Hold Rates Awaiting December meeting The US dollar is higher against most major pairs on Tuesday ahead of the release of private payrolls data and the statement by the Federal Open Mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 22:05
Taggar: dollar, employment, market, point, rate

EUR/USD Flat as US Politics Diminish Impact of Good Economic Reports


"EUR/USD traded almost flat on Tuesday as the Federal Open Market Committee started its two-day policy meeting. Economic reports released in the United States over the day..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 21:38
Taggar: dollar, market, report

Mixed News at Month End


"The dollar traded up by 0.6% against the kiwi, 0.4% relative to the Swiss franc and Australian dollar, and 0.2% vis-a-vis the yen, euro and loonie. The dollar is unchanged against sterling and 0.3% an..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 15:30
Taggar: dollar, dollar trade, kiwi, loonie, market, share

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slides as Canadian GDP Contracts


"The Canadian dollar continues to show a lack of movement this week. In the Tuesday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2903, up 0.51% on the day. In economic news, Canadian GDP declined 0.1%, short of th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 14:16
Taggar: dollar, inflation, price index, trading

Precious Metals and Commodities Weekly (Video)


"Our weekly journey through the precious metals and commodities CFD?s available with OANDA. Jeffrey analyses each using a combination of technical and fundamental analysis. This week, U.S. Interest rat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 11:46
Taggar: analysis, dollar, fundamental analysis, rate

EM FX Asia trades firmer


"  By Susan Mathew Oct 31 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies advanced on Tuesday with the dollar coming under pressure after investigators probing Russian meddling in the U.S. election had charged Presi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 09:21
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Ringgit Trades slightly firmer


"Oanda Corp head of trading for Asia Pacific Stephen Innes said the majority of central banks within the Group of 10 are turning dovish, signalling a return of investment flows which should offset Mala..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 07:22
Taggar: bank, dollar, investment, rate, trading

USDJPY lower as risk wobbles


"SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar set a one-week low against the yen on Tuesday as investors turned cautious after U.S. President Donald Trump?s former campaign manager was charged with money lau..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-31 03:33
Taggar: dollar, report

Yen Rises Ahead of Bank of Japan


"US dollar struggles at start of a busy week The US dollar is lower against most majors after scoring huge gains last week. Political uncertainty as the FBI investigation on Russian collusion in the Pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 22:09
Taggar: dollar

Ron Paul: ?Government should stay out of? Bitcoin


"Former presidential candidate Ron Paul recently urged legalization of all competing currencies, crypto and otherwise, during a televised phone interview. He discussed his views on prices going forward..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 21:02
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, gold

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Signs of Divergence May Point to Potential Distribution Phase


"After bouncing back and forth from $5100 to $6100, BTC-USD managed to squeeze out one more (albeit short-lived) all-time high. This article is going to present an update to the last discussion rega..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 20:41
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, dollar, financial, indicators, investment, market, point, trading

2017 Isn?t 1981


"The dollar famously soared in the early 1980s on a mix of tighter monetary policy and a stimulative fiscal policy driven by sharp U.S. tax reduction. Such a policy configuration is falling into place..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 20:19
Taggar: dollar, market

PR: Blockchain Retail Startup Pundi X Raises over Usd 4 Million to Successfully Complete Pre-Sale ICO


"JAKARTA, Indonesia - Pundi X, a blockchain startup that aims to make cryptocurrencies an enabler of ubiquitous cashless payment environments across South East Asia, has successfully closed its pre-sal..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 19:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, dollar

Uncertainty and Anxiety


"Uncertainty and Anxiety No coronation for the US dollar just yet as investors spent a significant part of Monday analysing the latest edition of Fear and Loathing in Washington. To say that confusion..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-30 01:32
Taggar: dollar

King Dollar rises again.


"King Dollar rises again. One thing Dollar bulls should remember is that they will forever and always have the worlds central banks in their corner with the Maestro himself, European Central Bank?s Mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-29 13:46
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar

Bank of America Bullish on Bitcoin ETFs, Anticipates 1.6 Billion USD Market


"Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) reported how bitcoin has the potential of reaching over one and a half billion dollars as a market for exchanges, suggesting Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe), due..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 17:25
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, bull, currencies, dollar, market, report

Ringgit expected to trade lower next week


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit is likely to trade marginally lower next week as the US dollar is anticipated to strengthen further in the light of a better Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in the third..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-28 13:59
Taggar: dollar, margin

US Dollar at 3 Month High After Dovish ECB Awaits Fed and Jobs Report


"US tax reforms advance as ECB avoids taper tantrum The US dollar is trading higher against all major pairs in a week with little data. The week ahead in markets will be full of indicators as well as p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 21:39
Taggar: bank, dollar, indicators, market, trading

EUR/USD Extends Decline, Driven Down by Adverse Fundamentals


"EUR/USD declined today, extending yesterday’s slump. There were several reasons for that. Catalonia announced independence after all, and that was certainly not good for the ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 20:43
Taggar: dollar

Stronger Yen and Dollar ahead of U.S. GDP Figures


"The earliest estimate of U.S. third-quarter GDP growth gets released shortly. Forecasters anticipate similar growth to the 3.1% result in 2Q. The dollar meanwhile has continued to strengthen against t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 14:15
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slips to 14-Week Low


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground this week. In the Friday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2884, up 0.30% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases on the schedule..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 13:22
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slips to 14-Week Low as Greenback Flexes Muscles


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground this week. In the Friday session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2884, up 0.30% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian releases on the schedule..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 13:22
Taggar: consumer sentiment, dollar, trading

Dollar?s Rate Divergence Rally


"Friday October 27: Five things the market is talking about Continued optimism about U.S tax reform after yesterday’s House passing of a budget plan is helping to keep the U.S dollar well support..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 11:53
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

PR: Palm Beach Research Group Hosting a Free Cryptocurrency Training and Giving Away $1 Million Dollars in Bitcoin


"DELRAY BEACH, Florida - In the past 12 months, no investment market in the world has grown faster, or produced more explosive gains, than cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin alone has risen over 400% in 2017, b..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-27 11:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, investment, market

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower After USD Surges on ECB Dovish Taper


"The Canadian dollar fell against the US dollar on Thursday. There was no economic data on the Canadian calendar, with the market mostly focused on the European Central Bank (ECB) rate statement. The c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 22:41
Taggar: bank, dollar, market, rate

USD/CAD -Canadian Dollar Slips as BoC Holds Off


"The Canadian dollar has paused in the Thursday session, after sharp losses on Wednesday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2793, down 0.03% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian rel..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 13:38
Taggar: dollar, employment, home sales, indicators, trading

EURO Trades higher pre ECB


"SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The euro inched higher on Thursday, as investors awaited details of the European Central Bank?s plans for scaling back its bond-buying stimulus programme, while the dollar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 03:38
Taggar: bank, dollar

The US Dollars dual personalities


"The US Dollars dual personalities The US dollars dual personalities were in full view overnight as an endless stream of headline surprises weighed on investors sentiment while some localised circumsta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 02:01
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

USD Basking in the afterglow


"USD Basking in the afterglow The US dollar is basking in the afterglow of the ECB dovish turn. And while there remains an immense risk in global markets, the latest G-10 central banks dovish turn sugg..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-26 01:32
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower After BoC Holds Interest Rate


"The Canadian dollar traded at a three month low after the Bank of Canada (BoC) kept the benchmark interest rate intact as expected and delivered a dovish assessment of the economy and NAFTA uncertaint..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 23:20
Taggar: bank, dollar, dollar trade, economy, rate

EUR/USD Dollar Lower Against Euro Awaiting ECB Decision


"European Central Bank Anticipated to Taper But Extend Duration The US dollar is mixed against major pairs on Wednesday. The greenback is weaker against the pound, euro, yen and Swiss franc and appreci..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 22:06
Taggar: aussie, bank, dollar, kiwi, loonie, pound, rate

Positive US Data Doesn?t Prevent Rally of EUR/USD


"EUR/USD rallied today even though macroeconomic reports released in the United States today were good. Some analysts explained the rally by profit-taking after the dollar has..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 18:59
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, profit, report

Swedish Company Cryex that Tried to Build Blockchains for Banks is Being Bought Out


"Cryex, a company that intended to build blockchains for banks, is being sold off for bottom dollar. The business started to face difficult economic times, according to a news piece published today in..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 17:51
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, report, share, shares

Overstock Reveals Plans for Equity Token Exchange and ICO


"Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne believes that one day all company shares will be blockchain-based equity tokens classed as securities, and they will need a regulated exchange to trade on.To raise funds..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 17:21
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market, profit, rate, share, shares, trading, trading system

Budget concerns weigh on Ringgit


"KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 25 ? The ringgit ended lower against the US dollar in quiet session today as investors remained cautious over local capital markets against the backdrop of a possible rise in US inte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 15:27
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

NZD/USD ? Has the Kiwi Fallen Far Enough? (Video)


"NZD/USD, popularly known as the Kiwi, is losing its feathers. The currency pair is hovering at a long-term support level. USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Under Pressure Ahead of BoC Decision US Earnings and..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 14:44
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, kiwi

AUD/USD ? Double Top or Head & Shoulders Reversal? (Video)


"The AUDUSD pair has dropped 0.77 levels. Is it poised to extend the sell-off? Oanda Senior Market Analyst, Craig Erlam takes note of the bearish reversal patterns – Double top and a slanting hea..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 14:40
Taggar: bear, dollar, market

USD/CAD ? More of a Correction on the Cards? (Video)


"Oanda Senior Market Analyst, Craig Erlam shares his view on today’s BoC rate decision and the impact it will have on the USD/CAD currency pair. USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Under Pressure Ahead of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 14:37
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, market, rate, share, shares

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Under Pressure Ahead of BoC Decision


"The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground this week, and has moved lower in the Wednesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2701, up 0.21% on the day. On the release front, the Bank of Ca..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 13:26
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate, report, trading

Why is India Pumpting $32 Billion into its Banks?


"India’s government on Tuesday announced a massive bank recapitalization plan worth tens of billions of dollars ? a possible “game changer” for the country’s bad loans problem.T..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 08:42
Taggar: announcement, bank, dollar

ECB in focus


"In currency markets the dollar held its gains from last week’s passing of a key budget bill that opened the way for Trump’s tax plan. But investors are keeping watch on events in Washingto..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 05:54
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

The Aussie Dollar Plummets


"The Aussie Dollar Plummets The Aussie bulls are running for cover as the national CPI has missed the mark badly. The headline rose 0.6%QoQ versus 0.8% expected. The with the trim mean at 0.4%QoQ versu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-25 03:42
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, bull, cpi, dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower Ahead of Bank of Canada


"Bank of Canada expected to stand pat on Wednesday The US dollar is trading higher against most major pairs. The EUR is the outlier as the USD is down against the single currency ahead of the European..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 22:20
Taggar: announcement, bank, currency, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slips After Weak Wholesales Sales, BoC Rate Decision Looms


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Tuesday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2655, up 0.06% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. The US will release the Richm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-24 13:30
Taggar: bank, dollar, point, trading

Abra Closes $16M in Funding and Looks to Venture Into Consumer Product Space


"Abra, a mobile payment and digital currency platform that relies on Bitcoin, closed $16 million in series B funding, led by Foxconn, the electronics supplier for Apple and other tech giants.  Bill..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 22:25
Taggar: announcement, bank, bitcoin, currency, dollar, finance, financial, investment

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Drops After Wholesale Sales Miss and Dollar Resurgence


"The Canadian dollar is softer on Monday after last week’s events boosted the USD against the loonie. Tax reform optimism and a message from the Trump administration that a Fed Chair candidate wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 21:49
Taggar: dollar, loonie

Money20/20: Wozniak Thinks Bitcoin Is Better Than Gold


"Steve Wozniak (aka the ?Woz?) thinks Bitcoin is better than gold and the U.S. dollar, which he called ?phony,? because the government can always print more.On Sunday, October 22, 2017, the co-found..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 16:15
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currencies, currency, dollar, financial, gold, point, report, share

Political Malaise


"Political Malaise While the USD dollar remains tentatively poised for a breakout, lingering political uncertainty still hangs heavy in the air which has left G10 FX rangebound for the most part on Mon..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-23 01:19
Taggar: dollar, market

Dollar Climbs on Likelier U.S. Tax Reform


"The dollar benefited from several factors on Friday, climbing 0.7% against the yen, kiwi and Swiss franc, 0.6% versus the peso, 0.4% relative to the euro and Australian dollar, 0.2% against the loonie..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-20 14:03
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Potential Wyckoff Distribution May Spring New All-Time Highs


"A potential Wyckoff Distribution phase is under way as bitcoin continues to climb on shaky ground. Days after having a strong $1,000 climb and nearly reaching $6,000 on most exchanges, we saw a str..."

Blog: Bitcoin Magazine
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-19 20:57
Taggar: analysis, bear, bitcoin, bull, dollar, financial, indicators, investment, market, point, trading

Connecting the Luxury Fine Art Industry with the Modern Digital Economy


"Latest figures from the Tetaf art market report, released by the European Fine Art Foundation, show that in 2016 global art market sales amounted to an estimated $45 billion, up 1.7 percent from 20..."

Dollar Climbs Further


"The dollar was buoyed by negative European factors (Catalonia, Brexit and a weak construction output report) and expectations of a widening U.S. interest rate premium. Yellen is generally expected not..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-18 14:10
Taggar: dollar, point, rate, report

EUR/USD Dips on Prospects for Hawkish Fed Chair


"EUR/USD dipped today amid speculations that a new Federal Reserve chief may be a hawk. Market participants consider a December interest rate hike almost a guarantee and think..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-17 22:15
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, rate

Mostly Firmer Dollar Tone


"The dollar recorded overnight gains of 0.5% against the yuan, 0.4% versus sterling, 0.3% relative to the euro, 0.2% vis-a-vis the loonie, swissie, and peso, and 0.1% versus the yen and Australian doll..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-17 14:07
Taggar: dollar, inflation, inflation reports, kiwi, loonie, report

EUR/USD Little Changed as Euro & Dollar Struggle to Find Direction


"EUR/USD moved lower today, but the drop was meager as neither the euro nor the dollar showed clear direction during the Monday’s trading session. The greenback cont..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-10-16 21:41
Taggar: dollar, inflation, report, trading

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Higher After Jackson Hole Statements


"The Canadian dollar will end the week higher against the dollary after disappointing durable goods data in the US and few details out of the central bank summit in Jackson hole offered little support..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 22:37
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, durable goods, loonie, oil, point

Dollar Awaiting Week of US Employment Reports


"USD Weaker After Yellen’s Jackson Hole Comments The US dollar is lower against most majors as the central bank summit in Jackson Hole kicked off. The Euro has regained January 2015 levels on Fri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 22:04
Taggar: bank, dollar

USD Lower as Yellen Offers No Clues at Jackson Hole


"The dollar fell to a three-week low against the euro and a one-week trough versus the yen on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen made no reference to U.S. monetary policy in her speech at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 19:13
Taggar: bank, dollar

Euro Putting Economy at Risk


"The stronger eurozone currency, which has surged to surging to two-and-a-half year highs against the US dollar, has put pressure on Germany’s exports, which is a serious problem for continental..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 16:28
Taggar: currency, dollar, inflation, market

Traders Prepare For Jackson Hole Speeches


"The dollar gained against the yen but inched down against the euro on Friday, as traders cleared the decks for speeches by Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen and her euro zone counterpart Mario Draghi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-25 16:07
Taggar: bank, dollar

EUR/USD Reverses Movement Yet Again


"EUR/USD reversed its movement yet again, basically changing its direction every day of this week. The currency pair gained today as the dollar was hurt by comments of the..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-23 17:47
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, report

GBP/CAD ? A Tale of Two Consumers (Video)


"The Canadian dollar is on the rise again on Tuesday after retail sales released for June surpassed expectations, at least on a core basis, and continued the positive trend of the last couple of years..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 16:59
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate, retail sales

EUR/USD Down During Quiet Trader as Dollar Recovers


"The US dollar was rebounding against its rivals today. That led to the drop of EUR/USD currency pair, which basically erased yesterday’s gains. The disappointing eurozon..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 16:52
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, point

A Corrective Day in the Marketplace


"The dollar rebounded, and so did most stock markets in Asia and Europe. Bond yields and gold eased back. These changes partly reverse trends in recent days but have no obvious reason for doing so othe..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 14:17
Taggar: dollar, gold, market

Is it a Temporary Boost for the Dollar?


"Tuesday August 22: Five things the markets are talking about Uneven U.S economic data and political uncertainty have eaten away at investor confidence in recent weeks. Expectations that the Fed will r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 12:07
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

Pivot to Jackson Hole


"SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar held steady against a basket of currencies on Tuesday, with traders focusing on the annual central banking conference in Jackson Hole this week for insights on t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-22 03:54
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar

A New Week Begins for Financial Markets and Trump Administration


"Markets mostly marked time at the start of August’s fourth week, digesting an incredible week in U.S. politics and awaiting the Jackson Hole central bank symposium that begins on Thursday. The d..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-21 13:52
Taggar: bank, dollar, loonie, market

Moon Blots out the dollar


"Moon Blots out the dollar Another squally trading session overnight to celebrate the first total solar eclipse to hit the continental US in 99 years. A definite downside dollar bias emerged overnight..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-21 01:10
Taggar: dollar, market, rate, trading

GBP/NZD Consolidates in a Symmetrical Triangle After a Fall


"The pound had experienced a rather strong rally against the New Zealand dollar from the beginning of 2017 through the middle of May. It then entered a similarly..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-20 14:00
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, pound

Markets Remain Rattled by Concerns over the Political Direction of the United States


"The dollar lost 0.5% overnight against the yen, loonie, kiwi and Aussie dollar. The greenback also dipped 0.1% versus the euro, Swissy, yuan and sterling. Japan’s Nikkei dropped 1.2% or 232 poin..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-18 15:25
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market, point, swissy

EUR/USD Declines Through the Day, Recovers After US Fundamentals


"The euro was in a downtrend versus the US dollar for the first half of the trading session today. It stalled after the New York session opening and en..."

EUR/USD Falls Before US Data, Soars on FOMC Minutes


"EUR/USD had fallen today even before any meaningful economic data was released anywhere in Europe or the United States. It continued to fall even as the US reports came o..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-08-16 20:44
Taggar: bull, currency, currency pair, dollar, report

April in Figures


"In April, ten-year sovereign debt yields fell a little more sharply in the United States than other economies, but the dollar was mixed, falling against the euro, sterling, and Swiss franc but not the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-29 19:57
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

Malaysian Ringgit Weekly Outlook


"The ringgit is likely to trade firmer on improved buying support against the US dollar next week, more so, if the greenback loses steam over US President Donald Trump?s policies. OANDA Senior Trader S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-29 05:52
Taggar: dollar, market, oil

Week Ahead US Jobs and Fed to Guide Markets


"Soft US growth to pressure Fed ahead of Jobs report The US dollar is mixed against majors with gains against the NZD, JPY, CAD and AUD but weaker against the EUR and GBP. Risk appetite in Europe retur..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-28 22:39
Taggar: dollar, report

Canadian Dollar Falls Against Dollar on Friday


"The Canadian dollar weakened against its U.S. counterpart on Friday, retaining this week’s defensive bias as domestic data showed the economy stalled in February, offsetting a rebound in oil pri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-28 15:53
Taggar: dollar, economy, oil

Flood of Data on Final Business Day of April


"The dollar is mixed, with declines of 0.6% against the euro, 0.3% relative to the peso and Swiss franc and 0.2% vis-a-vis sterling but gains of 0.3% versus the yen, 0.2% against the kiwi and 0.1% rela..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-28 15:52
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Ringgit Rally Extends


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit extended its gains against the greenback for the fourth consecutive day on continued buying support for the local currency, dealers said. At 6pm, the local note was quoted at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-28 13:50
Taggar: currency, dollar

Oil and Gold Slip Sideways into Friday


"Crude oil staged a dead cat bounce overnight after an initial sell-off, whilst gold flat-lined into Friday. Both Brent and WTI fell a dollar overnight to make new lows for the week but rebounded aggre..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-28 04:13
Taggar: dollar, gold, oil

Aussie to remain in offered mode ?


"The Australian dollar caught a bit of a tailwind heading into this morning’s private sector credit and the Purchaser?s Price Inflation  Index releases,  coming off session lows below .7450  as t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-28 03:29
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower Despite Trump Giving Nafta a Shot


"The Canadian dollar was lower on Thursday when it touched daily and weekly lows after the Trump administration retracted on comments in was working on an executive order to pull out of NAFTA. Trump sa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 23:12
Taggar: dollar

Dollar Higher But Sensitive to Growth of US Economy in Q1


"US GDP could point to a slowdown in the pace of growth The US dollar is higher against most majors after the European Central Bank (ECB) decided to keep rates and monetary policy unchanged despite imp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 22:11
Taggar: bank, dollar, inflation, point, rate

Three Central Bank Meetings, Weaker Oil, and Several Data Releases


"The dollar is up 0.5% against the kiwi, 0.4% relative to the loonie, and 0.3% against the euru and Aussie dollar but flat against sterling and softer versus the peso. Stocks are slightly lower in the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 18:52
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point

Ringgit Nudges Higher vs USD


"KUALA LUMPUR, April  27 ? The ringgit continued its uptrend versus the US dollar on improved demand for the local note, dealers said. At 6 pm, the local note was quoted at 4.3450/3480 against the gree..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 13:28
Taggar: dollar

U.S dollar deflated on Trump U-turn


"April 27: Five things the markets are talking about The not so ‘mighty’ U.S dollar has pared gains overnight as investors digest details of the Trump administration’s tax-reform plan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 12:58
Taggar: dollar, market

Trump Sends Peso Loonie


"A Trump NAFTA backtrack sees an aggressive rally in both the Mexican Peso (MXN) and the Canadian Dollar (CAD) during the Asia session. It’s been a tough couple of days for America’s NAFTA..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 12:04
Taggar: dollar, oil

EM Asia : Asean investors grow cautious


"March 23 Most Asian currencies fell against the dollar on Thursday as investors waited to see if U.S. President Donald Trump could push through a health bill to replace "Obamacare", which would open t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 06:46
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Yuan weakens on Corporate dollar demand


"The People’s Bank of China set the midpoint rate at 6.8896 per dollar prior to market open, the weakest level since April 12. Thursday’s fixing was 51 pips, or around 0.1 percent, softer t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 06:26
Taggar: bank, dollar, market, point, rate

Yuan Wobbles


"Chinese yuan weakened on Thursday along with the euro and sterling as the US dollar strengthened on tax reforms proposed by US President Donald Trump. Onshore yuan, which is mainly traded in Shanghai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 06:21
Taggar: dollar, trading

CAD and MXN Bounce on NAFTA retraction


"Mexico?s peso and Canada?s dollar jumped after President Donald Trump said he wasn?t going to quit Nafta, just a day after reports his administration might pull out of the free-trade agreement. The ab..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 05:36
Taggar: dollar, report

Commodities Tread Water in Asia


"Trump’s tax plans see the greenback strengthen and both oil and precious metal’s rallies fizzle out. Crude Oil The turkey shoot that is the U.S. Crude Inventories produced another surprise..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 04:44
Taggar: dollar, oil

Emerging Market Asia


"Yuan USDCNY fixed at 6.8896 today, +51 pips from last fixing and -12 pips from the previous closing at 6.8908 at 16:30 Beijing time. While the US Tax reform details remain elusive, the bottom line sho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-27 04:25
Taggar: currencies, dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Falls as Trump Tax Plan is Announced


"The Canadian dollar was weaker on Wednesday as the Trump administration offensive continued. The lumber tariffs imposed Monday were followed by comments from a White House official on an executive ord..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 23:12
Taggar: dollar, oil

USD Higher Awaiting Trump Tax Plan


"The U.S. dollar strengthened broadly on Wednesday, with the currency hitting nearly four-week highs against the yen, on anticipation that a promised White House announcement on tax reform could boost..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 18:45
Taggar: announcement, currency, dollar

Weekly Commodities Update ? 26 April 2017 (Video)


"In this week’s FX update, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam gives his analysis on Brent crude, WTI crude, Gold, Silver and Copper. USD/JPY ? Yen Slide Continues as Markets Eye Trump Tax Announce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 17:24
Taggar: analysis, announcement, dollar, gold, market, oil

Bitcoin's Price is Nearing All-Time Highs, But Market Confidence Isn't


"While the price of bitcoin is within striking distance of all-time highs set in March, worries about the state of the network's infrastructure are combining to depress sentiment. Chief among concerns..."

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 16:13
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, currency, dollar, market

USD/JPY ? Yen Slide Continues as Markets Eye Trump Tax Announcement


"USD/JPY has posted gains in the Wednesday session, continuing the upward trend which marked Tuesday trading. In the North American session, the dollar is trading at 111.50. The Japanese yen has droppe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 15:56
Taggar: day trading, dollar, oil, trading

Trump?s Tax Trade and Spend Defines Dollar Direction


"April 26: Five things the markets are talking about Global equity indexes have continued their rally that started the week on renewed confidence in Eurozone stability and strong earnings data expectat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-26 12:24
Taggar: dollar, market

USDCAD Canadian Dollar Lower After Lumber Tariffs


"Trump Administration Playing Hardball Ahead of NAFTA renegotiation The Canadian dollar is lower against the greenback after early tweeting from US President Trump and a confirmation later by the Depar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 21:14
Taggar: dollar

Canadian PM vows to Fight Against New US Tariffs


"Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed to stand up for Canadian interests on Tuesday after the U.S. imposed new tariffs on softwood lumber and trade tensions between the two countries escalated, sending..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 19:55
Taggar: currency, dollar, share, shares

CAD Weaker After Lumber Comments from Trump


"The Canadian dollar fell to a 14-month low and the Mexican peso was under pressure, after the U.S. slapped tariffs on the Canadian lumber industry, sparking fears the U.S. will get tougher on trade wi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-25 19:54
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD Canadian Dollar Lower on Oil Drop and US Tax Plans Hope


"The Canadian dollar had a negative trading session on Monday. The loonie was pressured downwards as the price of oil retreated and the USD advanced on the hopes President Trump will present a tax refo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 22:18
Taggar: dollar, loonie, oil, trading

Eur Rises With Risk Appetite Returning After French Elections


"The euro surged against the U.S. dollar and the yen sank on Monday on relief over Emmanuel Macron’s victory against anti-euro nationalist Marine Le Pen in the first round of France’s presi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 20:46
Taggar: dollar

Super-Charged Euro and Other Big Market Changes after French Election


"The centrist candidate, Macron, and not anti-euro Le Pen, won the first round of France’s presidential election on Sunday. Le Pen came in second place with 2.5 percentage points fewer votes than..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-24 16:50
Taggar: dollar, point

Watch This Ethereum Slot Machine Make Payouts in Real Time


"A new startup is hoping to tap into the billion-dollar online gambling industry by tapping the power of ethereum smart contracts. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 23:16
Taggar: dollar

Aso and Mnuchin Agree Currency Matter Should be Dealt by Them


"The finance chiefs of Japan and the United States agreed Thursday that currency issues should be handled at their level, downplaying comments by U.S. President Donald Trump warning that the dollar was..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 15:03
Taggar: currency, dollar, finance

EUR Direction Depends on Paris Winner


"Friday April 21: Five things the markets are talking about The dollar has been on the back foot for most of this week on fading hopes that the new Trump administration will not be able to push through..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 12:35
Taggar: dollar, market

Euro Stabilises Below Three Week High Ahead of French Election


"The euro held steady below a three-week high against the dollar on Friday, as investors awaited this weekend’s first round of voting in France’s presidential election. The euro was flat at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-21 09:24
Taggar: dollar

USDCAD Loonie Flat After Mnuchin Boosts USD


"The Canadian dollar will end up near where it started the trading session. The USD/CAD is trading at 1.3476 as the pair was caught in a tight trading range were the US dollar weakness started dissipat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-20 23:55
Taggar: dollar, oil, trading

EUR Steady Ahead of French Elections


"By Saqib Iqbal Ahmed | NEW YORK The euro held near a three-week high against the U.S. dollar on Thursday as some traders shut down broad bets against the common currency ahead of the first round..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-20 22:59
Taggar: currency, dollar

EUR Recovers as Macron Rises in French Polls


"The dollar continued to climb against the yen Thursday afternoon after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin affirmed that there?s bipartisan support for raising the U.S. debt ceiling, and that an extensi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-20 22:14
Taggar: dollar

Softer Dollar and Yen


"The dollar has rebounded 0.5% against the yen but has traded down 0.5% against the Australian dollar, 0.3% relative to the euro, peso and sterling, and 0.2% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc and kiwi. U.S. sh..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-20 17:16
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, share

Yuan higher as dollar pulls back


"The Chinese yuan strengthened slightly against the US dollar Thursday, as the greenback suffered broad losses versus a basket of major currency peers. In the spot market in Shanghai, the US dollar bou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-20 09:09
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

USD/CAD Loonie Lower After Gasoline Stocks Cause Oil Price Drop


"The Canadian dollar is weaker against major currencies after a lower drawdown than expected in weekly crude inventories and a higher buildup of gasoline stock pushed down oil prices. American energy p..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 20:32
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

OKCoin Becomes Latest Bitcoin Exchange to Freeze US Dollar Deposits


"Chinese digital currency exchange OKCoin has stopped accepting US dollar deposits, a move it attributed to banking issues. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 17:50
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar

USD Recovers with Mnuchin Comments


"The dollar advanced on Wednesday against the euro and the yen after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin assured the public that President Donald Trump is ?absolutely not? trying to talk down the greenba..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 16:49
Taggar: dollar

Geopolitical Risks Persist but Market Risk Aversion Pauses


"European equities recovered 1.0% in Spain, 1.5% in Italy, 0.5% in Greece, 0.4% in France and 0.3% in Germany. Share prices opened a little  higher in the United States. Earlier, stocks had fallen 1.1%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 16:49
Taggar: dollar, share

USD/JPY ? Dollar Improves to 109 Yen, Japanese Trade Balance Next


"USD/JPY has posted modest gains in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the dollar is trading at 109 yen. In economic news, there are no major US events on the schedule. In Japan, the trade..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 15:50
Taggar: dollar, trading

US Dollars on the Blockchain? Fed VP Says Not Yet at MIT Event


"The US dollar is not the "low-hanging fruit" for blockchain innovation, according to an executive at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 11:00
Taggar: bank, dollar

EM ASIA slightly firmer


"The dollar was further weighed by dismal U.S. housing data pointing to sharply weaker economic growth in the first quarter. That added to growing views that the prospect of a Federal Reserve interest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-19 07:45
Taggar: dollar, point, rate

USD/JPY ? Yen Steady as US and Japan Discuss Trade and North Korea


"USD/JPY has dropped in the Thursday session, as the dollar is trading below 109 yen in the North American session. In economic news, there are no Japanese events on the schedule. In the US, constructi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 16:45
Taggar: dollar, trading

USDCAD Loonie Lower as UK PM Calls for Snap Election


"The Canadian dollar is lower on Tuesday trading after the Prime Minister of the UK Theresa May called for a snap election. Oil prices have dropped ahead of tomorrow’s release of crude inventorie..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 16:36
Taggar: day trading, dollar, oil, trading

Gold Subdued As Dollar Shows Signs of Life


"Gold prices eased slightly on Tuesday, pausing a run that had landed the precious metal at five-month highs, as a still-weak dollar clawed up from recent sharper lows. Treasury yields TMUBMUSD10Y, -1..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 15:43
Taggar: dollar, gold

Asia?s Equity Mixed Bag as GBP Stay?s Away From May.


"The Nikkei bucks the trend Australian and China indices wilt. Another game of two halves in Asia today albeit in still subdued post-Easter trading. Treasury Secretary Mnuchin’s strong dollar com..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 11:39
Taggar: dollar, trading

Bitfinex?s Problems Pile Up: Deposits Disabled, Withdrawals Delayed


"Following the fiasco with Wells Fargo over outgoing wires, Bitfinex now has problems with incoming wires as well. ?Stopping money deposits to Bitfinex? is the headline of the announcement the exchange..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 11:00
Taggar: announcement, bitcoin, dollar

Dollar Bulls To Remain at Bay


"Stephen Innes, Senior e-FX Trader: Asia Pacific, Oanda spoke on the outlook for the dollar and geopolitical risk with Doug Krizner and Juliette Saly. He went onto the yen outlook, the effect of the Fr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 05:47
Taggar: dollar, fx trade, gold

Commodities Fall as Mnuchin Trumps the Dollar


"Treasury Secretary Mnuchin?s strong dollar comments saw the greenback rally across most asset classes. PRECIOUS METALS Gold fell from its high above 1295 to 1280 overnight, but gold has made a spright..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 05:16
Taggar: dollar, gold, trading

USD to remain under pressure near term


"Stephen Innes, Asia-Pacific senior currency trader and analyst at Oanda, discusses geopolitical risk and its impact on the U.S. dollar, the Japanese yen and gold. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Haidi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 04:49
Taggar: currency, currency trade, dollar, gold, market

Ebb and Flow


"Ebb and Flow The USD traded with an offered bias during the last 24 hours weighed down by Geopolitical concerns and Friday’s US CPI report. However,  there was a  small shift in fortunes as weak..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-18 02:02
Taggar: cpi, dollar, report

USD/CAD Loonie Flat as Chinese GDP get Cancelled by Late USD Rally


"The Canadian dollar was slightly ahead of its US counterpart in the first trading session of the week. The CAD got a boost coming back from the Easter long weekend to the news of higher industrial pro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-17 22:31
Taggar: dollar, industrial production, trading

CFTC: U.S. Dollar Net Longs Rebound from Five-Week Low


"Speculators rebuilt their bullish bet on the U.S. dollar earlier this week, raising net longs from a five-week low, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data r..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-17 15:04
Taggar: bull, dollar, trading

Atlanta Fed Lowers U.S Q1 GDP View to 0.5%


"The U.S. economy is on track to expand at a 0.5 percent annualized pace in the first quarter following data on March retail sales and consumer prices released on Friday, the Atlanta Federal Reserve..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-17 14:56
Taggar: dollar, economy, retail sales

Stocks, Dollar and Yields under Geopolitical and Economic Pressure


"Monday April 17: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities and the ‘mighty’ dollar have again dipped overnight while U.S Treasury yields have fallen to new five-month lows..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-17 12:13
Taggar: dollar, market, retail sales

USDJPY Sags in Asia Trading


"In Tokyo, the dollar weakened to 108.36 yen from 108.91 yen in Asia trade on Friday. A stronger yen is generally bad for Japanese shares as it dents exporters’ profitability. “Geopolitical..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-17 04:59
Taggar: dollar, profit, share, shares

Trump?s Weak Dollar Policy Could Hurt Stocks


"Donald Trump?s support for a weaker dollar has the potential to torpedo a key tax-reform proposal that has served as one of the main catalysts of the U.S. stock market rally. The so-called border-adju..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-14 14:27
Taggar: dollar, market

USD Weaker on Geopolitics Ahead of US Inflation and Retail Sales


"The US dollar is weaker across the board since Wednesday’s afternoon comments by US President Trump on the currency being “too strong” that prompted a selloff of the currency. Geopol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 22:15
Taggar: currency, dollar

Semi-Annual Review of Singapore?s Monetary Policy


"The Monetary Authority of Singapore does not target an interest rate. Instead, monetary policy in a domestic money market sense is derivative of currency policy. The goal is a target corridor for the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 20:11
Taggar: currency, dollar, market, point, rate

EUR/USD Backs Off After Wednesday?s Rally


"EUR/USD retreated following yesterday’s rally caused by comments of US President Donald Trump about dollar’s strength. Analysts said that markets overreacted as the com..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 18:55
Taggar: dollar, market

Reaction to Trump Remarks Muted by Coming Holidays


"President Trump gave an exclusive interview to the Wall Street Journal in which among other things he complained that the dollar was too strong, proclaimed that China is not a currency manipulator, an..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 17:36
Taggar: currency, dollar, market, rate

US Dollar Higher Despite Trump Remarks


"The U.S. dollar rose on Thursday, rebounding after a slide that investors considered overdone following remarks by President Donald Trump that the currency was getting too strong and he would prefer t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 16:33
Taggar: currency, dollar, rate

Trump the ?Manipulator?


"Thursday April 13: Five things the markets are talking about Capital markets were heading into an Easter holiday stupor before President Trump “intentionally ” shook things up in a press c..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 12:29
Taggar: dollar, economy, market, rate

DAX Lower as Trump Takes Aim at Dollar


"The DAX has posted losses on Thursday, as the index trades at 12,112.00. On the release front, German Final CPI dropped to 0.2%, matching the forecast. French Final CPI took the opposite direction, im..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-13 12:04
Taggar: cpi, dollar

USDCAD Hawkish BoC Boosts Loonie as Trump Talks Down Dollar


"The Canadian dollar rose against the US dollar after the Bank of Canada (BoC) published its monetary policy statement keeping interest rates unchanged at 0.5 percent but Governor Stephen Poloz offered..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-12 23:22
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate

EUR/USD Surges After Trump Says That Dollar Too Strong


"EUR/USD surged during Wednesday’s late trading after US President Donald Trump said that the dollar is too strong. Today’s economic data from the United States was not particular..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-12 22:19
Taggar: dollar, trading

Bitfinex Withdraws Lawsuit Against Wells Fargo


"A week following a lawsuit filed against Wells Fargo for suspending its U.S. dollar transfers, Bitfinex has withdrawn its lawsuit. Few believed that Bitfinex had a chance against Wells Fargo, which ac..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-12 21:45
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar

U.S. Import Prices Post Largest Drop in Seven Months in March


"U.S. import prices recorded their biggest drop in seven months in March as the cost of petroleum declined, but the underlying trend pointed to a moderate rise in imported inflation as the dollar’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-12 14:48
Taggar: dollar, inflation, point, rate

USD/CAD Loonie Lower as Geopolitics Trump Oil Gains


"The Canadian dollar gave back the gains form the previous session as risk aversion made investors seek safety. There is little economic data to drive markets this week leaving all the spotlight to dip..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-11 17:37
Taggar: dollar, market

US Consumer Could Bring Back the Reflation Trade


"Both the dollar and Treasury yields quickly recovered from a knee-jerk selloff on Friday as investors wrote off a surprisingly weak employment report as a weather-related anomaly. But if Friday?s reta..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-11 16:38
Taggar: dollar, employment, report

USDCAD Loonie Lower as Geopolitics Trump Gains Ahead of BOC


"The Canadian dollar surrendered its gains on Tuesday against its U.S. counterpart after posting a fresh one-week high, with trading confined to a narrow range ahead of Wednesday’s interest rate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-11 16:33
Taggar: bank, dollar, gold, loonie, rate, trading

Gold Drifts


"Gold opens at 1256 in Asia, stuck in no-mans as extended long positioning caps rallies and geopolitics tensions support the downside. Overnight, gold sold off to 1247 initially only to be saved as low..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-11 05:04
Taggar: dollar, gold, long position

Loonie Higher on Oil Gains Ahead of BOC Rate


"The Canadian dollar is trading higher against the US dollar on Monday (1.3333) after another supply disruption in Libya has boosted oil prices. Geopolitical risk continues to be a factor as US Preside..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 21:04
Taggar: dollar, loonie, oil, trading

APAC Update: Not a Manic Monday


"Asia has had an orderly session today. U.S. Dollar strength continues from Friday and Asia stock are flat to small down. U.S markets ignored a low-ball Non-Farm Payrolls on Friday, preferring to conce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 08:27
Taggar: dollar, employment, market, rate

Gold Fades on Friday


"Gold?s Syrian induced spike on Friday looks good on paper but a closer investigation reveals otherwise. Although we traded in a straight line to 1270 an ounce, we closed on Friday at 1255. This means..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-10 02:40
Taggar: dollar, gold

Bitfinex Sues Wells Fargo Over Wire Transfer Suspension


"Bitfinex, on Wednesday, filed a lawsuit against Wells Fargo for suspending its outgoing U.S. dollars wire transfers. In addition to ?a preliminary and permanent injunction against Wells Fargo,? the ex..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-09 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar

Forex Brokers Update ? April 9th, 2017


"With another week gone, it is time to summarize the updates that have been made to the companies listed on EarnForex.com: Gallant Capital Markets can now accept deposits in..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-09 10:50
Taggar: dollar, forex, market, spread

Week Ahead US Retail Sales and Inflation Next for Dollar


"US jobs miss raising questions about economy The US dollar will finish the week ending on April 7 on a high note despite the US non farm payrolls (NFP) missing expectations. The greenback is only lowe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-07 21:40
Taggar: dollar, economy

Gold Spikes as U.S. Bombs Syria


"Gold jumps 15 Dollars to a high of 1264 as the U.S. announces a major cruise missile strike on Syria. Gold has jumped from 1250 to a high of 1264 as the United States announces a major surprise attack..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-07 03:36
Taggar: dollar, gold

US Jobs and China-US meeting in the Spotlight


"Dollar higher ahead of NFP The US dollar is higher against most majors currency pairs before the China-US summit and the release of the US employment report. Chinese President Xi Jinping has landed in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-06 21:35
Taggar: currency, currency pair, dollar, employment, report

USD Stronger After ADP Beats Expectations


"The dollar strengthened against the euro and yen Wednesday after data from a prominent payrolls-processing firm showed private-sector employment expanded last month at a blistering pace. Employers add..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-05 16:15
Taggar: dollar, employment, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips as Canada Posts Trade Deficit


"USD/CAD has taken a pause on Wednesday, as the pair trades slightly below the 1.34 line. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. In the US, ADP Nonfarm Payrolls as well as the ISM Non-Manu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-05 13:37
Taggar: dollar

US Private payrolls and Fed Minutes to Guide Markets


"ADP first US jobs data point of the week The USD is higher against most major pairs as investors are reducing their appetite for risk and flock to safe havens. The JPY is the only of the majors to gai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-04 19:26
Taggar: dollar, point, trading

Stronger Yen, Weaker Peso


"The dollar slipped 0.4% against the yen but gained 0.7% relative to Mexico’s currency. The dollar is 0.5% stronger versus the Australian dollar and has edged 0.1% higher vis-a-vis the loonie and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-04 16:23
Taggar: currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

USD Higher on Monday After Strong Data


"The dollar rose on Monday, reversing the previous session’s losses, as the currency benefited from a generally positive U.S. backdrop such as rising interest rates, at a time when other major ce..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 17:03
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar, rate

Japanese Tankan and a Slew of Manufacturing PMIs Reported


"The dollar gained over 1% further against the South African Rand and rose 0.6% overnight versus the kiwi. Other dollar advances thus far today amount to 0.4% relative to the loonie, 0.2% vis-a-vis ste..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 14:35
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

Q2 Begins, What now?


"Monday April 3: Five things the markets are talking about Global stocks and the “mighty” dollar are starting Q2 on a positive note despite investor caution ahead of the first “superp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 12:34
Taggar: dollar, market

APAC Market Update: Feeling Deflated


"Fridays core inflation numbers from the U.S., Europe and Japan were anything but, giving the U.S. Dollar a helping hand to start the week. Trading is off to a quiet start in Asia this week with the ma..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-03 07:38
Taggar: dollar, financial, inflation, market, trading

March and First Quarter in Figures


"March saw an introspective pause to the market euphoria of the first two months of 2017, but the quarter still experienced a broadly lower dollar and strong stock market gains for the most part, the J..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-04-01 14:19
Taggar: dollar, market

Week Ahead US Employment Data and Fed Minutes


"US economic data and European risk to guide markets The US dollar is mixed as it gained against the EUR, CHF, NZD and JPY but lost ground against the CAD, GBP and AUD. Political risk continues to impa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-31 20:33
Taggar: dollar, market

EUR/USD Halts Decline Even as Eurozone Inflation Disappoints


"EUR/USD halted its decline today, rising a bit, even though eurozone inflation slowed sharply this month. (Event A on the chart.) The possible reason for the relativ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-31 19:19
Taggar: dollar, inflation

Last Day of the Week, Month, Calendar Quarter, and Japanese Fiscal Year


"Shortly before the release of several U.S. indicators (personal spending and income, the PCE price deflator, the Chicago PMI, and the Reuters/U. Michigan consumer sentiment index) the dollar was uncha..."

Divergent Monetary Policies Lend Dollar Support


"The dollar is up 0.3% against the kiwi, 0.2% relative to the euro and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yen and loonie ahead of U.S. GDP data. Federal Reserve District Presidents Williams and Rosengren, who both rep..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-30 14:04
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, rate

GBP Lower in Volatile Trading After Brexit Trigger


"Sterling slipped against the dollar after a choppy day of trading on Wednesday, receiving no clear direction from Britain’s formal triggering of its exit from the European Union. Prime Minister..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 18:55
Taggar: dollar, trading

USD Higher As Fed and ECB Comments Boost Currency


"The dollar rose to its highest in more than a week on Wednesday on outlooks for U.S. and European interest rates and as investors saw the selloff on U.S. President Donald Trump’s healthcare setb..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 18:54
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate, report

Gold Higher After Brexit Triggered


"Gold edged up on Wednesday, as uncertainty about Brexit talks, French elections and U.S. President Donald Trump’s economic policies boosted safe-haven buying and offset a firmer dollar. Spot gol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 18:50
Taggar: dollar, gold

EUR/USD Moves Lower as US Pending Home Sales Jump


"EUR/USD extended its drop for a second day today as the US economy continued to show signs of robust growth. This time it was a housing market that helped the d..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 18:16
Taggar: dollar, economy, home sales, market

Brexit Dye is Cast


"British Prime Minister has signed a letter informing EU governments that Article 50 is being invoked today. This starts a 2-year period of negotiations on the terms for the U.K. leaving the European U..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 14:07
Taggar: dollar

GBP Falls After May Signs Article 50 Letter


"Sterling fell in early Asian trading as investors brace for the start of the two-year negotiation for the U.K. to leave the European Union. The pound fell as much as 0.6 percent to 1.2377 per dollar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 12:20
Taggar: dollar, pound, trading

What Dollar Demise


"What dollar demise? The USD regained some semblance of composure overnight as rises in equities, oil prices, and yields provided the scrim for a bustling overnight session where the Greenback showed i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-29 02:32
Taggar: dollar, oil

Ceteris Paribus


"Forecasting the dollar has been infinitely complicated by all the crazy stuff going on in U.S. politics, other populist movements, and changing policies. In theory, current economic conditions and the..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-28 22:51
Taggar: dollar

Loonie CoT Shows Large Position Swing


"Alfonso Esparza, senior currency strategist at OANDA, talks about increased short positions on the Canadian dollar. Register for an OANDA forex trading accountCommitments of Traders powered by OANDA v..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-28 15:44
Taggar: currency, dollar, forex, forex trading, rate, short position, trading

A Better Trading Session for Stocks


"Only a few insignificant data reports have been released in Asia and Europe. Markets are viewing the implications of the U.S. healthcare bill fiasco on other Trump Administration legislative plans wit..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-28 13:36
Taggar: dollar, market, rate, report

Markets Take a Risk Pause, Brexit Divorce Next


"Tuesday March 28: Five things the markets are talking about The GOP’s healthcare failure has not derailed market sentiment about fiscal stimulus it has temporarily modified it. For now, with the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-28 12:22
Taggar: dollar, market

Bitcoin Helps People Circumvent Economic Sanctions in Iran


"This past February, Valiollah Seif, governor of the central bank of Iran, told press on national television that Iran would eliminate the use of the U.S. dollar within the country. As the middle easte..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-28 01:00
Taggar: bank, bitcoin, dollar, trading

USD/CAD ? Lack of Fundamentals Leave Canadian Dollar Unchanged


"USD/CAD is almost unchanged in the Monday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.3350. On the release front, it’s a quiet start to the week, with no economic indicators in Canada or the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-27 14:00
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, indicators, trading

USD Slips on Trump?s Failed Healthcare Bill


"In much the same way that equities, the dollar and US yields rallied after Donald Trump?s election victory on the promise of bold growth friendly policies, the opposite is being seen this morning afte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-27 11:24
Taggar: dollar

Week Ahead Trump Administration Fails with Healthcare Bill


"Dollar softer after week full of political uncertainty The USD ended the week with a muted market reaction as the Trump administration pulled the healthcare bill as there was a lack of support from Re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-24 22:52
Taggar: dollar, market

EUR/USD Climbs After Release of PMIs from Eurozone


"EUR/USD was falling today but bounced after Markit released a bunch of PMI reports for eurozone, all of which exceeded expectations. Meanwhile, PMIs for the United States..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-24 17:39
Taggar: dollar, point, report

USD Weaker as Political Uncertainty High


"The U.S. dollar on Thursday weakened against the Japanese yen and the pound amid heightened uncertainty about the future of the health-care legislation. U.S. legislators in the House are scheduled to..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-23 16:05
Taggar: dollar, pound

USD Remains Near 111 JPY Before Health Care Vote


"The U.S. dollar remained under pressure in the lower 111 yen level Thursday in Tokyo amid caution ahead of a vote in the U.S. Congress on a health care bill put forward by Republican leaders and backe..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-23 15:28
Taggar: dollar

Market Anxiety High as Doubts on Trump Policies Rise


"Shares, oil and the US dollar were all under pressure as global financial markets took fright at the prospect that Donald Trump would fail to deliver on his growth-boosting promises. In the most nervo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 21:17
Taggar: dollar, financial, market, oil, share, shares

USD/JPY ? Yen Climbs on Strong Japanese Trade Surplus, Soft US Housing Report


"The Japanese yen continues to make inroads against the US dollar in Wednesday trading. In the North American session, USD/JPY is trading at the 111 line, as the yen hit a 4-month high earlier in the d..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 16:50
Taggar: day trading, dollar, trading

Yen Crosses Are Lower But GBP/JPY Is Scary.


"Yen crosses have moved lower with equities, commodities and a weaker US Dollar. But it is the GBP/JPY that may be hinting that a major move in FX is about to happen. What a difference a day makes it s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 10:21
Taggar: dollar

A Dollar story not a Yuan story


"US stock indexes posted their largest drop on Tuesday since the November election of US President Donald Trump with investors concerned about the ability of the new administration to implement its pro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 08:25
Taggar: dollar

Aussie Lower on Risk Aversion


"“It appears (Trump’s) lack of skilled political operators will hurt the enactment of his key initiatives,” said Stephen Innes, senior trader at OANDA. “The markets are very fid..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-22 08:12
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, market

Dollar in Retreat


"The dollar’s weaker again. The euro rose above $1.080 for the first time since February 2 and hit its best level since January 31. The greenback has fallen 0.9% against sterling, 0.7% relative t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-21 14:27
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

How Can High Nonfarm Payrolls Hurt USD?


"Nonfarm payrolls is a macroeconomic employment report released monthly by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (or BLS for short). The number represents the quanti..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-20 20:27
Taggar: dollar, employment, forex, forex trade, report

Gold ? Is the USD Driven Rally Stalling? (Video)


"Gold has been on a decent run since last Wednesday, spurred on by the profit taking we’ve seen in the US dollar after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates while maintaining its outlook for..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-20 15:38
Taggar: dollar, gold, profit, rate

Somewhat Softer Dollar in Wake of G20 Meeting of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Chiefs


"The dollar slipped overnight by 0.4% against the New Zealand and Australian dollars, 0.2% relative to the euro and sterling, and 0.1% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc. The dollar is unchanged against the loo..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-20 14:05
Taggar: dollar, loonie, market

What?s driving the dollar weakness


"Stephen Innes, Senior eFX Trader:Asia Pacific, Oanda Corp discussed FX markets with Juliette Saly and Doug Krizner. He says to look out for Fed speak this week, as well as risk from the French electio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-20 04:57
Taggar: dollar, fx market, fx trade, market

GBP Heading For Weekly Gain on BoE Rate Hike Talk


"Sterling headed for its first weekly gain since February and gilts declined as market expectations shifted toward tighter policy in the U.K. The pound has been prone to large swings this week, often w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 17:17
Taggar: dollar, market, pound

Canadian Manufacturing Sales Rose 0.6% in January


"Manufacturing sales rose for the third consecutive month, up 0.6% to $53.8 billion in January. The gain stemmed from a 2.3% increase in non-durable goods sales, led by the petroleum and coal, and chem..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 15:33
Taggar: dollar, durable goods, manufacture

China FDI Up 9.2% in February


"Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Chinese mainland grew 9.2 percent year on year to 58.6 billion yuan (850 million U.S. dollars) in February 2017, official data showed Thursday. Total FDI in th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 15:26
Taggar: dollar, investment

Dollar Correction Offers Reprieve For Commodities


"Investors appear to be taking a bit of a breather on Friday following what has been quite a hectic week across the board, from politics to central banks and economic data. US dollar correction continu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-17 13:07
Taggar: bank, dollar

FTSE Closes at Record High on Mining Sector and BoE


"U.K. stocks ended at a record Thursday, with mining shares invigorated by a pullback in the dollar and a major investment in Anglo American PLC, while the pound surged on a hawkish development on inte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-16 20:16
Taggar: bank, dollar, investment, pound, rate, share, shares

Crude Lower Despite Soft USD after Fed


"Oil prices slipped on Thursday, as support from a weaker dollar was offset by a stubbornly high level of U.S. inventories near record levels that suggested OPEC-led output cuts were starting to drain..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-16 20:08
Taggar: dollar, oil

?Carry on?, my wayward markets?


"?Carry on?, my wayward markets? The FOMC decision lived up to its stormy expectations, but seriously wrong-footed the markets and gutted dollar long position as dollar bulls found themselves hitting t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-16 02:24
Taggar: bull, dollar, long position, market

Yellen?s Press Conference


"Over the hour and twenty minutes between the released FOMC statement with accompanying projections and the end of Chair Janet Yellen’s press conference, the ten-year Treasury yield fell seven ba..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-15 21:54
Taggar: dollar, gold, point

FOMC Preview


"Over the past six weeks since the last FOMC policy announcement on February 1, the dollar has appreciated marginally more than 1.0% against the euro and yen, and the 10-year Treasury yield is advanced..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-15 16:37
Taggar: announcement, dollar, margin, oil, point

Lots of U.S. Data and a Yellen Press Conference This Ides of March


"The Federal Reserve will release new macroeconomic forecasts and  is expected to raise the fed funds target at 18:00 GMT, and the press conference begins a half hour later. The dollar softened overnig..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-15 15:07
Taggar: dollar, loonie

Unlimited Hashrate Increase as Remote Crash Bug Was Reported, Exploited and Fixed in Bitcoin Speed


"A bug was recently discovered in Bitcoin Unlimited (BU), a competing Bitcoin node client, thus allowing a malicious user to crash nodes remotely. The bug was disclosed in an email on the morning of Ma..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-15 07:55
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, rate, report, share

EUR/USD Soars After Fed Hikes Interest Rate


"EUR/USD surged more than1% today after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates. That may seem counter-intuitive to some as currencies tend to rise when their respective central ba..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-15 01:31
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, rate

West Texas Crude Slide Continues as Saudi Arabia Hikes Production


"West Texas crude has dropped below $48 on Tuesday, as the slide against the dollar continues. In North American trade, WTI crude futures are trading at $47.33. Brent Crude has dropped to $50.51, as th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 18:16
Taggar: dollar, trading

Dollar Firmer Especially against Sterling


"The British parliament granted Prime Minister permission to activate Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty later this month. Doing so will begin a two-year countdown to negotiate terms and complete the proc..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 13:56
Taggar: dollar, pound

Do You Think They?ll Use the US Dollar on Mars?


"The space age is shifting into a higher gear with extraordinary momentum. The US Congress recently directed NASA to prepare a plan for deep space exploration, which should include sending humans to Ma..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-14 13:00
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

Markets in Holding Pattern Ahead of Fed


"Markets were largely range-bound as investors enter a week packed with crucial central bank meetings, economic data releases, a national election in Europe and potentially the formal start of Brexit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-13 17:12
Taggar: bank, dollar, market

Week Ahead All Eyes on Fed


"March rate hike at 93 percent probability The U.S. dollar is higher against most major pairs as the two day Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting is expected to bring forth the first U.S. inter..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-10 23:07
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

Oil Under $50 and Gold Below $1,200 as U.S. Jobs Report Nears


"A mixed overnight trading session finds the dollar up 0.4% against the yen and above the 115 level but down 0.3% to 1.0610 per euro. The dollar climbed 0.2% against sterling and 0.1% versus the Swiss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-10 15:14
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, trading

Oil Swoons, Dollar Firm, and an ECB Policy Meeting


"West Texas Intermediate crude oil, which closed February above $54 and at 53.20 this past Tuesday, extended its plunge by 2.3% overnight to $49.12, a 3-month low. U.S. inventories are bloated. Due to..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-09 15:06
Taggar: dollar, oil, rate

Asia Lower as Chinese PPI Spikes


"Equity markets outside Japan declined after data showed Chinese producer prices rising at the fastest pace since just after the Beijing Olympics, while consumer prices were weaker than expected. Treas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-09 09:44
Taggar: dollar, market, report

ECB to Hold Awaiting Fed Move


"Improving European Indicators Not Enough to Alter QE Program ?The euro is lower versus the dollar ahead of the European rate statement. The USD has advanced versus the single currency after Fed member..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 22:25
Taggar: currency, dollar, indicators, rate

Dollar Up and Some Eye-Catching Data Results


"The dollar is trading higher, with gains of 0.6% against the Aussie currency, 0.5% relative to the yen, 0.4% versus the kiwi, 0.3% vis-a-vis the euro, loonie, peso and sterling, 0.2% against the Swiss..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 16:57
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, point, trading

Treasuries Losing Streak Continues as Rate Hike Looms


"U.S. Treasuries headed for the longest losing streak in five years before Wednesday?s debt auction and as investors prepare for the Fed to raise borrowing costs as early as next week. The dollar rose..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 15:46
Taggar: dollar

Budget Provides Little Support to Sterling


"The pound fell for a third day, touching a seven-week low against the dollar, before a U.K. budget that analysts say will do little to support the beleaguered currency. Sterling fell against most of i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 15:41
Taggar: currency, dollar, pound

Sterling Bears to Disregard U.K Budget


"Another solid jobs number this Friday could all but cement expectations for the Fed to raise rates next week and send the dollar even higher. However, investors can expect the lack of clarity on Presi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-08 13:31
Taggar: dollar, economy, rate

Fed March Rate Hike Already Priced in as Markets Await ADP Payrolls


"The U.S. dollar rose against major currencies on Tuesday ahead of employment data to be released this week. Comments from U.S. Federal Reserve members quickly shifted the expectations on the actions o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-07 22:13
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, employment

Dollar Mostly Higher but Only Slightly So


"The dollar shows overnight gains of 0.3% against the Swiss franc and sterling, 0.2% relative to the kiwi, and 0.1% vis-a-vis the yen, loonie and euro. The dollar fell 0.5% against the peso and 0.2% ve..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-07 15:48
Taggar: currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

Sterling Getting Pounded


"Tuesday March 7: Five things the markets are talking about Despite geopolitical tensions in Korea, lower 2017 growth target in China, and Trump’s wiretap accusations, the U.S reflation trade rem..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-07 13:19
Taggar: dollar, market

Volatility in Hiding or Disappeared


"Volatility in Hiding or Disappeared?   Fed repricing continues to dominate markets with US Treasury yields nudging higher.But FX volatility has gone into hiding while  FX  traders remain somewhat dorm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-07 01:54
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

Are Red Flags Appearing in the USD Rally?


"The US dollar has been on a decent run over the last month but there are reasons to believe it doesn’t have the legs to continue its ascent for much longer, not in the short term anyway. Ultimat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 19:26
Taggar: dollar

Gold Boosted by Geopolitics


"Gold got an early-week bounce as geopolitics had the dollar sputtering Monday and left haven assets, including the precious metal, in higher demand. North Korean sabre-rattling, China?s trimmed GDP es..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 17:03
Taggar: dollar, gold

US Dollar Gains Ahead of Jobs Report on Friday


"The U.S. dollar was firmer against most major currencies with the exception of the Japanese yen, which benefited from haven demand amid heightened geopolitical risks in Asia and Europe. The ICE Dollar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-06 17:00
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, trading

EEX Announces Preliminary Agreement to Acquire US Commodity Exchange Nodal


"The purchase price for the entire transaction will be in the low three digit million US-Dollar range, the bourse said. "

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 22:19
Taggar: dollar

EUR/USD Bounces, Erasing Weekly Loss


"EUR/USD bounced today, heading to close flat over the week. During the week, the currency pair reached the lowest level since January 11. The rally of the curre..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 18:30
Taggar: bear, bull, currency, currency pair, dollar, profit

Oil Higher on Weaker Dollar


"Oil prices rose on Friday, recouping some of the previous session’s losses, as a weaker dollar encouraged buying but investors remained cautious after Russian production figures showed weak comp..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 17:15
Taggar: dollar, oil

Markets Pause ahead of Key Fed Speakers


"Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 index gained 0.11 percent, or 21.15 points, to 19,585.95 in early trading, while the Topix index of all first-section shares was up 0.01 percent, or 0.23 points, at..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 05:07
Taggar: dollar, point, share, shares, trading

What?s Down for the Ringgit Today


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit extended yesterday?s loss to open slightly lower today dampened by a stronger US dollar following growing expectations of US Federal Reserve increasing interest rate, dealers..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-03 04:53
Taggar: dollar, rate

USD Higher as March Fed Hike Likely


"The dollar gained to seven week highs against a basket of currencies on Thursday, after hawkish comments by a Federal Reserve official late on Wednesday encouraged investors to expect a near-term inte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 20:31
Taggar: currencies, dollar, economy, rate

Reuters Poll Says Trump Dollar Policy Not Clear


"The Trump administration’s dollar policy is not clear, and the currency’s further near-term strength will depend mainly on the speed of Federal Reserve interest-rate hikes, according to a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 20:31
Taggar: currency, dollar, foreign exchange, rate

GBP Drops Against USD After Fed Rate Hike Expectations


"Sterling edged down to a six-week low on Thursday against a dollar, boosted by expectations of a March U.S. interest rate hike, while data painted a mixed picture of Britain’s economy. A survey..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 20:13
Taggar: dollar, economy, margin, rate

Range Bound Aussie


"[SYDNEY] The Australian dollar held its own on Thursday, despite the greenback hitting a seven-week high elsewhere, as optimism over global growth underpinned equities and commodity prices. The Austra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-02 05:40
Taggar: dollar

Dollar Gains on Euro After Trump?s Speech, Retreats Later


"The dollar gained on the euro on Wednesday after the speech of US President Donald Trump that he delivered to the Congress overnight. Yet the greenback bac..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 19:02
Taggar: dollar, indicators

CAD Lower Ahead of BoC as March Fed Rate Hike Odds Rise


"The Canadian dollar weakened on Wednesday to a fresh five-week low against its U.S. counterpart ahead of a Bank of Canada interest rate decision, pressured by increased chances of a Federal Reserve in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 17:17
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, rate

US Dollar Higher on March Rate Hike Expectation


"The dollar hit a seven-week high on Wednesday after hawkish comments from two Federal Reserve officials late on Tuesday increased expectations that the U.S. central bank is closer to raising interest..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 17:07
Taggar: bank, dollar, market, rate

Major ECNs Volumes Stall in February amid Disappointing Volatility


"Trading volumes have been subdued by a lack of direction in the US dollar trade"

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-03-01 13:08
Taggar: dollar, dollar trade, trading

Amazing US Macroeconomic Data Doesn?t Prevent Rally of EUR/USD


"EUR/USD rallied today despite a set of amazing macroeconomic indicators (with the exception of gross domestic product) that was released from the United States during the ..."

Monthend Data But Little Market Change Ahead of Tonight?s Speech by President Trump


"The dollar is unchanged against the euro, yuan and peso, down 0.4% against the yen, but up 0.4% relative to the Swiss franc. The greenback edged up 0.2% versus the loonie and sterling and 0.1% vis-a-v..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 15:48
Taggar: dollar, loonie

BTCC Offers Fee-Free Dollar Trading for Post-PBoC Boost


"BTCC, one of China's 'Big Three' digital currency exchanges, is to cut fees on both sides of US dollar-based bitcoin trades. Source"

Blog: CoinDesk
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 15:30
Taggar: bitcoin, currency, dollar

Markets Await Huge Trump Speech


"Donald Trump?s address to Congress on Tuesday is taking on the importance of a State of the Union speech when it comes to U.S. financial markets. For investors relying on more than a year of campaign..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 14:55
Taggar: dollar, financial, market

March Fed Hike Odds Hit 50%


"The Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed its winning streak to the longest in 30 years, while Treasuries fell and the dollar advanced as the Trump administration began outlining its spending priorities..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 14:50
Taggar: dollar

February in Figures


"Equities were bid sharply higher in February, and the dollar appreciated mostly. Ten-year sovereign debt yields, which had risen during January, reversed course. Short-term interest rates were steady..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-28 00:03
Taggar: dollar, point, rate

Markets Await Trump Congress Appearance


"The euro rose against the dollar as weekend developments in the French presidential elections and better-than-expected economic confidence data boosted the currency, although gains were limited by und..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 16:23
Taggar: currency, dollar

Indian Rupee at 3 Month High


"Uncertainty over whether Trump will offer enough details on his plans for infrastructure spending and tax reforms, were helping to weigh on the dollar, traders said. "The market is positioning for dis..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 08:23
Taggar: dollar, market, point

Whats ?Down? for the Ringgit Today


"KUALA LUMPUR: The ringgit opened lower on lack of demand and cheaper crude oil prices, dealers said. At 9.15am, the local unit was traded at 4.4400/4460 against the greenback from 4.4370/4440 on Frida..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 05:25
Taggar: dollar, oil

Politics , Politics, Politics


"Politics, Politics, Politics   Politics will be in focus this week with President Trump addressing a joint session of Congress on Tuesday. While the recent dollar ranges remain intact, the Greenback i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-27 02:09
Taggar: bull, dollar

Week Ahead Dollar Mixed as Trump Pro-Growth Policies Remain Vague


"Trump to Speak Before Congress on Feb 28 The U.S. dollar is mixed against majors as the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) minutes pointed to an interest rate hike “fairly soon” but were..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 23:28
Taggar: dollar, market, point, rate

Stocks, Bond Yields and Dollar Down But Gold Strengthens Further


"Investors turned cautious as the third full week of February wound down. The dollar has lost 0.4% against the Aussie dollar, 0.3% relative to the yen and euro and 0.2% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc. The y..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 15:13
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie, share

Who Stands to Lose From Trade War With China?


"There’s at least one big loser if President Donald J. Trump ignites a trade war with China: Taiwan. The island democracy has a heavily export-dependent economy enmeshed in billions of dollars in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 11:17
Taggar: dollar, economy, rate

Investors Cautious Ahead of Trump Speech


"Investors adopted a cautious tone at the end of a positive week for global stocks ahead of a major speech from U.S. President Donald Trump. Raw-materials shares slumped, while gold headed for a fourth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 11:08
Taggar: currencies, dollar, gold, share, shares

Dow Hits Tenth Straight High


"The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at an all-time high for the 10th consecutive day Thursday, as the dollar slid for a second straight session after minutes from the Federal Reserve?s last meetin..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 11:06
Taggar: dollar, inflation, rate

RBA Parked in Neutral


"?IN 2 HOURS | 12.10pm? Little Lowe opposition to dollar strength The Reserve Bank governor has offered little opposition to a stronger Australian dollar in Senate testimony today, OANDA senior tr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-24 03:41
Taggar: bank, dollar

Two Currency Traders Jailed in Singapore for Cheating Deutsche Bank and HSBC


"The traders transacted around $1.1 billion US dollars in false trades in 2009, using the names of family members."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 22:25
Taggar: dollar

Traders Cautious on the Euro


"The euro extended declines and bonds rose as European political risk ensured an ongoing demand for havens. The dollar edged higher before the release of Fed minutes. Europe?s currency dropped a fourth..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 16:48
Taggar: currency, dollar

Forever Fickle


"Forever Fickle US equity investors returned from the Presidents day holiday in a very bubbly mood as both the S&P 500 and Dow Industrials closed in on record territory again. The dollar put in a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 03:02
Taggar: bull, dollar

How Soon is Now


"How soon is now The Fed?s January FOMC  minutes revealed a consensus among Fed members to raise rates, but the minutes offered up little more than studiously ambiguous double talk by suggesting a rate..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-22 01:51
Taggar: dollar, rate

Daily Roundup and Charting Analysis (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about today’s key economic events and gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, EURGBP, AUDUSD, NZDUSD, USDCAD, USDJPY, GBPJPY, EURJPY, Gold, WTI crude and Br..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 18:53
Taggar: analysis, dollar, gold, market, oil

EUR/USD Slides amid Fed Tightening Talks


"EUR/USD slipped today amid talks about monetary tightening from the Federal Reserve. Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker said today that he “would not take March off the table.&#..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 17:35
Taggar: dollar

USD Higher on Hawkish Fed Comments


"Dollar bulls were handed the baton after a Federal Reserve policy maker reinforced the chances for a U.S. interest-rate increase as soon as next month. European stocks climbed as gains in mining compa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 15:34
Taggar: bull, currency, dollar, rate

Fed Policy Still a Huge Influence on Dollar


"The dollar appreciated broadly after the three-day U.S. holiday weekend despite ongoing worries about U.S. policies and strong preliminary February purchasing manager survey results for Euroland and J..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 15:30
Taggar: dollar, rate

Dollar Bulls Get a Free Pass


"Tuesday February 21: Five things the markets are talking about The ‘mighty’ dollar is trading firmer across the board following a hawkish set of comments from Fed voter Harker. The Fed mem..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 13:26
Taggar: dollar, market, rate, trading

Range Bound Dollar persists


"In the currency market, the dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of currencies, rose to 101.14 at 9:40 a.m. HK/SIN, up from an earlier low of 100.91. “Trader frustration i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-21 03:57
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, market, trading

North American Holidays Dull Activity


"The U.S. and Canada are closed for Presidents Day and Family Day. The dollar fell overseas by 0.4% against sterling. Britain’s House of Lords will be discussing whether to amend how Article 50..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-20 15:46
Taggar: dollar, finance

Australian Dollar Slides in Early APAC Trade


"he Australian dollar slipped for a third session on Monday after repeatedly failing to break above key chart resistance at 77 US cents, with focus shifting to a slew of data and central bank events th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-20 04:02
Taggar: bank, dollar

ASX and the Australian Dollar


"Risk aversion also could be seen in currency markets over the weekend with Japan’s yen appreciating. The Australian dollar has drifted lower, retreating from the US77¢ level it unexpectedly brok..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-19 13:21
Taggar: aussie, currency, dollar, market

Week Ahead Dollar Higher Ahead of Fed Minutes


"Notes from Fed to boost Dollar on short US trading week The U.S. dollar is higher against most major pairs ahead of the Presidents Day long weekend. American economic fundamentals had a strong week, b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-17 23:28
Taggar: dollar, market, trading

Commodities, Bond Yields, Stocks and Sterling Lower


"The dollar gained 0.5% against sterling, which was depressed by a poor report on British retail sales. The greenback also rose 0.4% versus the kiwi, 0.3% vis-a-vis the Australian dollar, 0.2% relative..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-17 14:56
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, report, retail sales

Reflation Rally Pauses as Safe Haven Flows Recover


"Friday February 17: Five things the markets are talking about The dollar, sovereign yields and global equities have drifted lower as political turbulence in the U.S. pushes investors to take profits o..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-17 13:15
Taggar: dollar, market, profit, take profit

Luis Buenaventura Highlights ?Bitcoin?s Strongest Use Case?


"Many people believe global remittance will be Bitcoin?s killer application. This week Bitcoin.com spoke with Luis Buenaventura, remittance expert and Chief Technology Officer at Bloom Solutions, conce..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-17 02:00
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, market

USD Winning Streak Ends With a Bang


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about today’s key economic events and gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, EURGBP, AUDUSD, NZDUSD, USDCAD, USDJPY, GBPJPY, Gold, WTI crude and Brent crud..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-16 18:30
Taggar: analysis, dollar, gold, market, pound, rate

US Dollar Falls as Political Risks Impairs Positive Fundamentals


"The U.S. dollar fell against its major rivals on Thursday, with politics still a major driver as investors awaited more detail on tax-policy plans from the Trump White House and remained cautious abou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-16 16:44
Taggar: dollar

Dollar Finds No Solace in Positive Macroeconomic Data


"EUR/USD rose for the second consecutive session today even though fundamentals were positive for the US dollar. Economic data released from the United States over the cur..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-16 16:41
Taggar: dollar, trading

Dollar Uptrend Back on Track


"The dollar is back in the saddle. After a strong performance last autumn, the dollar hit a speed bump in January but experienced solid demand in the first half of this month. Against both the euro and..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-15 23:16
Taggar: currency, dollar

EUR/USD Bounces as US Data Turns from Positive to Negative


"EUR/USD dipped intraday on Wednesday but bounced to trade above the opening level later. Moves of the currency pair had a correlation with US economic data. Initially, re..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-15 01:14
Taggar: cpi, currency, currency pair, dollar, rate, report

Dollar Rises After Yellen Hike Comments


"The Fed Chair is due to appear for a second day of grilling The U.S. dollar gained against most major pairs on Tuesday. The testimony of U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen before the Senate Banki..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 23:34
Taggar: bank, dollar

Implementing My Long-Term Dollar Trade with USD/CHF Sell


"If you remember my June post about the long-term future of the US dollar, you know that I am bearish on the USD for the coming months based on a ..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 21:26
Taggar: bear, dollar, trading

Gold ? Yellen Testimony Spooks Gold Bulls


"Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen may not have said anything particularly new during the early stages of her testimony before the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday, but something has got traders ex..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 18:17
Taggar: bank, dollar, gold, rate

USDCAD ? Key Support Holds Again, Big Test Coming


"The dollar experienced weakness earlier in the session against its Canadian counterpart but once again, as the pair approached what has become an important support level around 1.30, the pair rebounde..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 17:46
Taggar: dollar

A Valentine?s Day Full of Data and Other Developments


"Market Movement: The dollar is higher against sterling but lower against the euro, Swissie, yen, and commodity-sensitive currencies. Oil and gold climbed 1.3% and 0.7% overnight. 10-year German bund a..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 17:32
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, gold, market, oil, point

US Producer Prices Rose in January


"U.S. producer prices rose more than expected in January, recording their largest gain in four years amid increases in the cost of energy products and some services, but a strong dollar continued to ke..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 16:50
Taggar: dollar, inflation, price index

Rising Inflation the Latest Headache For Central Banks


"Global central banks have spent trillions of dollars and the years since the financial crisis battling to ward off deflation and with mounting signs that their efforts are now paying off, inflation nu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-14 15:27
Taggar: bank, dollar, financial, inflation, market

Fed Chair Has Valentine?s Day Date with Congress


"Yellen’s Testimony to Offer Clues on US Interest Rates The dollar started the week mixed against majors as the market awaits Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s testimony before Senate Banking Commit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 23:36
Taggar: bank, dollar, market, point, rate

Oil Lower Despite Strong OPEC Compliance in Cuts


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about today’s key economic events and gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, EURGBP, AUDUSD, NZDUSD, USDCAD, USDJPY, GBPJPY, EURJPY, Gold, WTI crude and Br..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 21:17
Taggar: analysis, dollar, gold, market, oil, report

Head of US National Economic Council Says Strong Dollar Big Hurdle


"Count another top economic adviser to President Donald Trump as wary of a strong dollar. Former Goldman Sachs No. 2. Gary Cohn, now the head of the National Economic Council, identified a stronger dol..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 20:36
Taggar: dollar, economy, gold, report

Gold Lower After Profit Taking


"Gold prices ended the U.S. day session lower Monday, on some more downside corrective pressure and profit taking after prices last week hit nearly three-month highs. Bearish outside markets?lower crud..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 20:32
Taggar: bear, bull, dollar, gold, market, oil, profit

USD/JPY Near 114 After Abe Trump Summit


"The U.S. dollar topped the 114 yen line Monday morning in Tokyo as concern receded over a rising dollar after U.S. President Donald Trump did not warn against a strong dollar during his summit with Ja..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 20:31
Taggar: dollar

Oil Drops on Strong USD and Rising US Output


"Oil on Monday declined by about 2 percent, the most since mid January, as a stronger dollar and signs of rising U.S. crude output pressured prices while an OPEC report showing high compliance with las..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 20:27
Taggar: dollar, oil, report

Hedge Funds Are Buying Bitcoin Claims from MtGox Victims


"Hedge funds are reportedly offering those owed bitcoin from MtGox 15 cents on the dollar in exchange for their claims."

Blog: Forex Magnates
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-13 17:14
Taggar: bitcoin, dollar, report

Energy Products Boost U.S. Import Prices


"U.S. import prices rose more than expected in January amid further gains in the cost of energy products, but a strong dollar continued to dampen underlying imported inflation. The Labor Department sai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-10 16:15
Taggar: dollar, inflation

Renewed Pressure on Ezone Peripheral Sovereign Debt


"The dollar rose on speculation that details of growth-supporting U.S. tax reform will be unveiled within a couple of weeks. The U.S. currency rose 0.3% against the yen, euro and sterling, 0.2% relativ..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-10 15:22
Taggar: currency, dollar, point

Investors Buoyed By Trump Tax Promise


"European shares rose to within striking distance of their highest levels in more than a year on Friday while the dollar was buoyant as investors cheered upbeat Chinese trade data and hopes of business..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-10 12:18
Taggar: dollar, share, shares

EUR/USD Ends Friday Lower


"EUR/USD dropped today as hints about a tax reform made by US President Donald Trump continued to support the dollar. The currency pair managed to trim its losses bef..."

GBP at 1.25 After Trump Comments on US Tax Policies Boost USD


"Sterling held strong near its highest in a week on Thursday, some more upbeat British housing data helping soothe nerves over domestic economic growth as comments by U.S. President Donald Trump on tax..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 23:08
Taggar: dollar, economy, pound

Trump Inspired Rally in Quiet Trade


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about what sparked investors back into life today and gives his analysis on the Dow, S&P 500, Dax, Gold, WTI crude, Brent crude and EURUSD. WTI/USD ? US Cr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 19:49
Taggar: analysis, consumer confidence, dollar, fx market, gold, market

Dollar jumps as Trump announces forthcoming ?phenomenal? tax plan


"The dollar surged more than 1 percent against the yen and rose broadly on Thursday after comments from U.S. President Donald Trump that he would be releasing his “phenomenal” tax plan in t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 18:01
Taggar: dollar, economy

A Convergence of Bond Yields


"Ten-year sovereign debt yields fell 6, 5, and 3 basis points in Spain, Italy and France but rose 8 bps in Greece, 2 bps in the U.S. and U.K. and 1 bp in Germany. The dollar advanced 0.7% against the k..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-09 15:27
Taggar: bank, dollar, kiwi, point

Oil Nears Key Support on Large Inventory Build


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about today’s market news and gives his analysis on EURUSD, EURGBP, WTI crude, Brent crude, Gold, Copper and the Dow. WTI/USD ? US Crude Higher Despite Sh..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-08 19:46
Taggar: analysis, dollar, gold, market, oil, report

Significant Further Drop in Sovereign Debt Yields


"Ten-year sovereign debt yields are down five basis points in Germany, Spain, Italy and the U.K. and by 3 bps in U.S. Treasury futures. The dollar firmed 0.1% against the euro overnight but is otherwis..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-08 16:27
Taggar: currency, dollar, point

USD Higher on European Political Risk


"The dollar climbed to a more than one-week high on Tuesday as it gained for a fifth straight session, bolstered by technical buying after recent losses, as well as political uncertainty in Europe with..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 21:48
Taggar: dollar

Bundesbank Chief Says US Government to Blame for Strong Dollar


"The U.S. administration should blame itself rather than Germany for a recent strengthening of the dollar against the euro, the head of Germany’s Bundesbank said on Tuesday. Jens Weidmann said co..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 21:28
Taggar: bank, dollar

Sterling Rebounds on Hawkish BoE Comments


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about today’s market news and gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, AUDUSD, USDCAD, NZDUSD, USDJPY, EURJPY, GBPJPY, WTI Crude, Brent Crude and Gold. WTI/U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 20:01
Taggar: analysis, dollar, gold, market, report

Dollar Slips Against JPY as US Rate Hike Probability Lower


"The U.S. dollar briefly slipped to the mid-111 yen range Tuesday morning in Tokyo, its lowest level in about two months, as traders continued to buy the Japanese currency amid receding expectations of..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 17:58
Taggar: currency, dollar, rate

Reuters Poll Shows Dollar to Remain Strong in 2017


"The dollar will resume its upward climb in the coming year, but extreme near-term moves in either direction are possible, driven more by U.S. President Donald Trump’s expected fiscal stimulus th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 16:25
Taggar: dollar

Stronger Dollar and a Few Central Bank Policy Meetings


"The theme of tightening Fed policy and looser U.S. fiscal policy returned to the fore, lifting the dollar overnight by 1.1% against the euro, 0.8% versus the Swiss franc, loonie and sterling, 0.6% rel..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 15:19
Taggar: dollar, loonie

USD/JPY ? Dollar Rebounds, Pushes Above 112 Yen


"The US dollar is broadly higher in Tuesday trading. USD/JPY is also higher, as the pair currently trades at 112.40. On the release front, there are no major Japanese events on the schedule. Over in th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 13:57
Taggar: day trading, dollar, employment, trading

Sentiment Hampered By French Election Concerns


"European financial markets struggled with growing economic and political concerns on Tuesday as the euro neared its biggest fall this year and bond yield spreads over Germany reaching the widest in se..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 12:48
Taggar: currencies, dollar, financial, market, spread

Risks Abound


"Risks Abound The market’s tone has been one of risk-off, as political fallout in both Europe and the United States is weighing on investor resolve, imposing an unpalatable risk on investor senti..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 02:06
Taggar: dollar, market

This Key Bitcoin Indicator is Dropping Like a Rock


"Bitcoin volatility has fallen since 2011 and compared to the U.S. dollar currently sits at about 3-4 times higher than the Japanese yen, British pound, and euro. High volatility in the digital currenc..."

Blog: Bitcoin.com
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-07 02:00
Taggar: analysis, bitcoin, currency, dollar, pound, rate

Intervention Not the Only Way to Secure a Weaker Dollar


"A previous blog post on this site discussed how U.S. currency market intervention might get dragged out of the forgotten monetary tools closet as a way to depreciate the dollar by the new Trump admini..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 23:46
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

USD Rises on Dovish ECB


"The U.S. dollar rose on Monday, trending higher throughout the session as investors bet that Europe could see continued dovish monetary policy going forward, although geopolitical uncertainty remained..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 18:06
Taggar: bank, dollar

Oil Lower as Strong USD Overrides OPEC Agreement


"Oil slipped further below $57 barrel on Monday as a stronger dollar and ample U.S. supplies outweighed OPEC output curbs and rising tensions between the United States and Iran. The dollar fell 0.3 per..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 17:34
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

CAD Weaker on Lower Energy Awaiting Trade and Jobs Data


"The Canadian dollar weakened against its U.S. counterpart on Monday as oil prices slipped and bond yields set a one-week low, with investors awaiting December trade data due on Tuesday for signs of mo..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 17:24
Taggar: currency, dollar, loonie, oil

Euro Could Drop 10% on Le Pen French Victory


"The euro could fall swiftly below parity with the dollar and France’s borrowing costs soar to 2 percent more than their German equivalents if far-right leader Marine Le Pen won the French presid..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-06 17:23
Taggar: bank, dollar

Week Ahead US Wages Dampen Strong NFP Impact


"Worker Pay stagnated as US jobs beat expectations The U.S. dollar had another difficult week as it depreciated against most major pairs. Central banks remained on the sidelines as the Bank of Japan (B..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-03 23:40
Taggar: bank, dollar

Dollar Lower After Disappointing US Wage Growth


"The dollar edged lower against yen and euro on Friday in choppy trading after the U.S. employment report showed a smaller-than-expected rise in wages last month despite strong jobs gains, raising doub..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-03 17:11
Taggar: dollar, economy, employment, report, trading

U.S. Labor Statistics, Service-Sector PMIs, and a Focus on Some Central Banks


"The dollar rose modestly overnight ahead of the U.S. jobs data, gaining 0.4% against the kiwi, 0.3% versus the yen, Swissie and sterling, 0.2% relative to the euro, loonie and Australian dollar, and 0..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-03 15:58
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

D-Day for NFP


"Friday February 3: Five things the markets are talking about Will the dollar get any relief from a strong non-farm payroll (NFP) report today? Yesterday, the dollar fell to its lowest level in more th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-03 12:59
Taggar: dollar, market, report

Dollar Retreats vs. Euro in Day Following FOMC Meeting


"The dollar retreated versus the euro today following yesterday’s meeting of the Federal Reserve as markets continued to digest the policy statement from the..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 19:17
Taggar: dollar, market, report

US Dollar Falls After Fed and Trump Rhetoric Underwhelms


"The U.S. dollar fell to its lowest since mid-November against a basket of major rivals on Thursday in the wake of a Federal Reserve policy statement that disappointed investors hoping for clearer sign..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 18:49
Taggar: dollar, market, point, rate

India Cuts Tax and Pledges Relief for Middle Class


"India’s finance minister pledged relief for middle class taxpayers and small and medium-sized companies on Wednesday, saying the government would spend billions of dollars to double farmers̵..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 18:14
Taggar: dollar, economy, finance

Non-farm Jobs Report Preview (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about the upcoming US jobs report and gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDCAD, AUDUSD, NZDUSD, USDJPY and Gold. Dollar in Need of Strong Jobs Report to Rec..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 17:20
Taggar: analysis, dollar, gold, inflation, market, report

Dollar in Need of Strong Jobs Report to Recover


"Trump anxiety and Fed patience have dollar lower against majors After raising interests for only the second time in a decade in December, the Federal Reserve firmly signalled its intention to increase..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 17:09
Taggar: dollar, rate

Dollar Falls Broadly Except Against Sterling


"The dollar lost 1.2% against the Australian dollar, 0.8% relative to the euro, 0.7% vis-a-vis the yen, 0.5% versus the kiwi, 0.6% against the Mexican peso, 0.4% relative to the Swissie, and 0.3% versu..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-02 15:22
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, kiwi, loonie, report

Dollar Licks Its Wounds in Currency War


"Wednesday February 1: Five things the markets are talking about Words do hurt, just ask all the dollar ‘bulls’ – the ‘mighty’ buck has just completed its worst January in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 13:20
Taggar: bull, dollar, market

USD Rises vs. EUR, Loses Part of Gains After FOMC


"The dollar rose versus the euro today as most of US economic indicators were good (with the exception of construction spending), including employment that showed unexpect..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-02-01 01:59
Taggar: dollar, employment, indicators, market

Fed Expected to Hold as Trump Comments Sink Dollar


"American Trade Adviser Calls Germany a Currency Manipulator The Trump administration took a strong stance against currency manipulators on Tuesday. President Trump once again made comments against Jap..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 21:48
Taggar: currency, dollar

US Dollar Has Worst Start of Year Since 2008


"The U.S. dollar headed for its worst start to a year since 2008 on Tuesday while world stock losses, already the biggest in six weeks, grew after widespread protests against President Donald TrumpR..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 12:41
Taggar: dollar, economy, spread

January in Figures


"The slumping dollar was the fulcrum of financial market activity in January. Dollar lows for the month were hit on January 31 against the euro, yen, Swiss franc, Australian dollar and kiwi, and the mo..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-31 00:25
Taggar: aussie, dollar, financial, kiwi, market

MXN Rises Ahead of Trade Talks


"Mexico’s peso traded at its strongest level this year on Monday, backed by expectations that new U.S. trade policies may not hammer the country’s exports as badly as expected. The peso gai..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 22:02
Taggar: dollar

Euro Falls to 11 Day Low After German Inflation Miss


"The euro slipped to a 11-day low against the dollar on Monday after German inflation data came in slightly weaker than expected, which took some pressure off the European Central Bank to wind down its..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 21:49
Taggar: bank, dollar, inflation

Euro Attempts to Bounce vs. Dollar


"The dollar gained on the euro today even though the US currency was generally weak during the current trading session. With that said, EUR/USD is attempting to rebound as..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 17:52
Taggar: currency, dollar, trading

Risk Aversion Seen at the Start of Busy Week


"European bonds fell on signs inflation was quickening in Germany and equities retreated. The dollar weakened earlier as Donald Trump?s order halting some immigration reverberated around the world. Gov..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 16:20
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market, rate

Aussie very subdued in APAC trade


"[REUTERS SYDNEY] The Australian and New Zealand dollars treaded water against the greenback in holiday-thinned trade on Monday, with both currencies headed for their best monthly gains since early 201..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-30 04:19
Taggar: currencies, dollar, financial, market

Another Brick in the Wall


"Another Brick in the Wall The Dollar ended the week on a firmer today across most currencies Despite Friday’s weaker than expected Q4 GDP Real GDP. As ? capital goods ? was positive, despite the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-29 04:27
Taggar: currencies, dollar, durable goods, market, point

Dollar Stumbles After Soft GDP and Trump Negotiation Skills


"Central banks to remain on hold with politics at the forefront The dollar is weaker after the Trump administration remained more focused on anti-trade policies than the fiscal stimulus and infrastruct..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 22:35
Taggar: bank, bull, dollar, inflation

EUR/USD Up After Disappointing Set of Data from USA


"EUR/USD rose a little today after US reports about gross domestic product and durable goods orders disappointed traders (at least those who want to be bullish on the doll..."

The Mexican Standoff


"The peso fell as much as 1.4% against the dollar during Thursday?s U.S. session. Suggestions that the Trump administration might support a 20% tax on imports from countries with which the U.S. runs a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 18:43
Taggar: currency, dollar

Dollar Recoups Losses, Equities Lower


"The dollar extended its recovery against a basket of other currencies on Friday, while banks dragged European shares slightly lower following underwhelming results from Swiss major UBS. The two-day re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-27 12:31
Taggar: bank, currencies, dollar, share, shares

Dollar Bounces Higher


"The dollar recovered 0.8% overnight against the yen and and is up 0.4% relative to the Canadian, Australian and New Zealand dollars. The greenback rose 0.2% versus the euro but slipped 0.2% against th..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 15:39
Taggar: dollar

Dollar Bulls Hold Their Breath


"Thursday January 26: Five things the markets are talking about Markets are responding positively to Trump’s presidency following some disappointment in the immediate aftermath of his inauguratio..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 13:05
Taggar: dollar, market, point

APAC Bourses follow the Dow Lead


"However, the dollar turned lower against most of its peers as investors mull comments from Trump and his nominee for Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin that the unit is too strong and could hurt the US..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 05:29
Taggar: dollar, economy

The Greenback re-engages


"The Greenback re-engages After the massive Global stock market rally Wednesday, equity markets have spent the greater part of the New York session consolidating those gains. However, currency markets..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-26 01:53
Taggar: currency, dollar, market, point

Mr. Yen Sees Rally Toward ¥100 in 2017 as ?Trump Fever? Ends


"The yen may strengthen beyond 100 per dollar this year as expectations for Trumponomics shatter when the U.S. president fails to attain the economic growth he?s promised, according to Eisuke Sakakibar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-25 16:05
Taggar: currency, dollar, finance

Dollar Retreats but European Stocks Rise Strongly


"The dollar fell 0.6% against sterling, 0.5% relative to the yen, 0.4% vis-a-vis the loonie and kiwi and 0.3% against the euro, Swiss franc, yuan and Mexican peso. Yesterday’s tightening of Turki..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-25 15:26
Taggar: currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Rally Continues


"USD/CAD has posted slight gains in the Wednesday session, as the pair trades at the 1.31 line. It’s been a good week for the Canadian dollar, which has posted gains of 1.5 percent. On the releas..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-25 15:09
Taggar: dollar, oil

APAC Stocks make three month highs


"The dollar halted a three-day losing streak against a basket of its trade-weighted rivals and pushed higher on Tuesday, though it dipped again slightly on Wednesday. Sterling added to overnight gains..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-25 05:26
Taggar: dollar, trading

US Libor Falls to 3 Month Low on Safe Haven Bids


"The rate banks charge each other to borrow dollars for three months fell by the most in nearly four months on Tuesday, following a broad pullback in benchmark bond yields the day before on worry over..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 16:31
Taggar: bank, dollar, rate

Markets Trading on Policy Perceptions, Not Released Data


"The nominee for U.S. Treasury Secretary, Steve Mnuchin, gave a nuanced view on dollar strength, saying such is a desired long-term goal but also can be detrimental to the economy in the short run. As..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 15:53
Taggar: dollar, economy

Aussie Gains as the Greenback Retreats


"Currency speculators flipped from net short to long positions in Australian dollar in the week ending January 20, according to the latest data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. The Austra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 05:43
Taggar: currency, dollar, long position, trading

Aussie soars


"[Reuters SYDNEY] The Australian and New Zealand dollars touched 2-1/2 month highs on Tuesday as the greenback wallowed on concerns about the impact of US President Donald Trump’s protectionist t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-24 05:10
Taggar: dollar

Pound Higher Ahead of Brexit Court Ruling


"GBP boosted by weak dollar and softer Brexit outcome The British pound has been one of the best performing currencies in a week that saw the U.S. transfer of power to Donald Trump. The dollar has lost..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 23:36
Taggar: currencies, dollar, pound, rate

NZD/Dairy Correlation ? Not That Simple


"In early 2008, when the global financial crisis started crippling the world economy, the New Zealand economy entered into recession. Correspondingly, for the most part of..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 21:33
Taggar: currency, dollar, economy, financial, kiwi

US Dollar Lower After Few Details on Trump Policies


"The U.S. dollar on Monday weakened against a wide range of currencies amid disappointment that President Donald Trump?s inauguration address proved light on detail over his plans for economic stimulus..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 18:04
Taggar: currencies, dollar, point

GBP Regains Strength Pushes FTSE Down


"UK shares fell as the pound gained strength against the dollar following Donald Trump’s inauguration speech. Concern over Mr Trump’s protectionist comments hit the US currency, and the pou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 17:31
Taggar: currency, dollar, market, point, pound, share, shares

A Fearful Market as Trump Gets Down to Business


"The dollar traded down 1.3% against the peso, 0.8% against the yuan, 0.8% relative to the yen, 0.6% vis-a-vis sterling, 0.4% against the kiwi, 0.3% versus the euro, Swissie and loonie, and by 0.2% aga..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 15:10
Taggar: currency, dollar, dollar trade, kiwi, loonie, point

Trumps Protection Bias Damages Dollar


"Monday January 23: Five things the markets are talking about The ‘mighty’ U.S. dollar remains under pressure across the board since Trump’s inauguration speech on Friday still did no..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 13:22
Taggar: dollar, market, rate

USDJPY Slides in APAC Trade


"But the dollar — which soared in November and December on expectation his big-spending, tax-cutting, deregulation plans would fan inflation — continued to struggle in January. In early tra..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 05:29
Taggar: dollar, inflation

Riding the Trump Train


"Riding the Trump Train I suspect we?re entering  extremely volatile times for the USD. While the reflationary aspect of US fiscal spends in itself is a compelling argument for a stronger dollar, when..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-23 02:43
Taggar: dollar, rate

Week Ahead Trump Speech Fails to Reignite Dollar Rally


"US 45th President is sworn in with markets looking forward to first 100 days The dollar is mixed against majors after the inauguration of President Trump. The markets did not get enough information on..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 23:42
Taggar: dollar, market

China Releases a Whole Lot of Data as World Awaits Trump?s Inauguration


"At 17:00 GMT (noon EST), Donald J. Trump will officially become the 45th president of the United States. The dollar rose overnight by 0.6% against the New Zealand dollar, 0.4% versus the loonie, 0.3%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 15:08
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, dollar, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Lower, Canadian CPI and Retail Sales Ahead


"The Canadian dollar is under pressure and has posted losses in the Friday session. On the release front, Canada publishes CPI and Core Retail Sales, so we could see some volatility from USD/CAD during..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 13:40
Taggar: cpi, dollar, retail sales

Will Trump focus on protectionist policies, or again mention a too-strong dollar?


"Friday January 20: Five things the markets are talking about It’s been a busy week for capital markets. Investors have had to deal with direct intervention rhetoric by the U.S president elect th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 13:25
Taggar: dollar, market

Aussie Dollar Resilience


"3:12pm The Australian dollar jumped to a two-month high after data showed China’s economy expanded at a faster-than-expected pace in the fourth quarter of 2016. China is Australia’s No.1 t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 07:29
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, trading

Aussie on a roll post China GDP


"[REUTERS SYDNEY] The Australian dollar rose again on Friday to hit a near 2-1/2-month high after data showed China’s economy expanded at a faster-than-expected pace in the fourth quarter of 2016..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 05:33
Taggar: aussie, dollar, economy, trading

We Begin a new Chapter for the US Dollar


"We Begin a new Chapter for the Dollar The Dollar has regained some semblance of composure after its mid-week shellacking, as bond yield surged on the back of Chairperson Yellen?s hawkish speech yester..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-20 02:39
Taggar: dollar

Canada: Monthly Survey of Manufacturing, November 2016


"Manufacturing sales rose 1.5% in November to $51.8 billion, following a 0.6% decline in October. The increase was mainly the result of higher sales in the primary metal, petroleum and coal product, an..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 16:02
Taggar: dollar

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Slides as BoC Pessimistic About Trump


"The Canadian dollar is slightly lower in the Thursday session, after strong losses in the Wednesday session. Currently,  USD/CAD is trading slightly below the 1.33 line. On the release front, it’..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 13:55
Taggar: dollar, employment, trading

Mixed Day for Asian Shares


"Shares were meandering in sluggish trading in Asia on Thursday as investors awaited the inauguration of Donald Trump as president. Japan’s benchmark rose after the dollar slipped against the yen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 06:00
Taggar: dollar, share, shares, trading

Yuan falls as USD recovers


"The pound and euro both weakened in overnight trading amid the dollar?s strength. They recovered slightly on Thursday morning ? the pound rose by 22 cents or 0.17 per cent to US$1.2283, while euro inc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-19 05:55
Taggar: dollar, inflation, pound, trading

Larry Summers Says Trump Comments are Unusual and Confusing


"President-elect Donald Trump’s stunning remark Tuesday that the U.S. dollar is too strong was “unusual” and “leaves the market confused,” former Clinton Treasury Secretar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 19:20
Taggar: dollar, market

BoC Pessimism Sends CAD Sharply Lower


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about how today’s Bank of Canada meeting and why the Canadian dollar is coming under pressure, then gives his analysis on some charts. USD/JPY ? Dollar Pu..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 19:05
Taggar: analysis, bank, dollar, inflation, market, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Dips Ahead of BoC Rate Decision


"The Canadian dollar has reversed directions and recorded losses in the Wednesday session. Early in North American trade, USD/CAD is trading slightly above the 1.31 line. On the release front, US infla..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 15:43
Taggar: bank, dollar, inflation, rate, trading

Better Session for the Dollar


"Following sharp losses on Tuesday, the dollar prior to the release of U.S. CPI figures shows a recovery of 0.9% against sterling, 0.8% relative to the peso, 0.5% vis-a-vis the loonie and yen, and 0.2%..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 14:57
Taggar: aussie, aussie dollar, cpi, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Dollar Retraces Some of Trump?s Intervention Loss


"Wednesday January 18: Five things the markets are talking about Yesterday saw the biggest drop in the dollar across the board since last June on comments from the U.S President elect that the dollar w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 13:25
Taggar: dollar, market

Sterling Remains in Focus This Morning


"We have another busy session in store on Wednesday as we get jobs data from the UK, inflation data from the eurozone and US and hear from a few Federal Reserve officials including Chair Janet Yellen..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 09:19
Taggar: currency, dollar, inflation, pound

Chinese yuan rally abates


"Tuesday?s rally of yuan was mainly the result of an across-the-board drop of the US dollar against other currencies, after US president-elect Donald Trump said in an interview with the Wall Street Jou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-18 05:59
Taggar: currencies, dollar, trading

Trump Deflates USD Ahead of Inflation Data


"Strong dollar comments put currency on back foot Donald Trump added another unusual action to his growing list of Presidential duties. It is usually the job of the Treasury Secretary to lament the str..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 21:31
Taggar: currency, dollar, point

The Dollar in Years When a New President Is Inaugurated


"In February 1973, the second dollar devaluation in 14 months failed to stem heavy speculative downward pressure on the U.S. currency. Just a couple of weeks later, fixed exchange rates imposed by rigi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 20:13
Taggar: bank, currencies, currency, dollar, rate

May Sparks Biggest Gains in 8 Years For Cable


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about how Theresa May triggered sterlings biggest one day rally against the dollar since 2008 and gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, AUDUSD, NZDUSD, USDCAD..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 19:30
Taggar: analysis, dollar, gold, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Jumps on Soft Greenback, BoC Rate Statement Next


"The Canadian dollar has posted strong gains in the Tuesday session. Early in North American trade, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3070. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the schedule. In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 15:32
Taggar: dollar, trading

Trump Comments Send Dollar Lower


"The dollar weakened and gold advanced with bonds after the President-elect said the U.S. currency is already ?too strong.? Stocks declined as traders braced themselves for British Prime Minister There..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 14:03
Taggar: currencies, currency, dollar, gold

Trump Intervenes With Dollar Rhetoric


"Tuesday January 17: Five things the markets are talking about Investor nervousness over U.S President elect Trump?s policies and the U.K.?s position in the E.U has encouraged a move towards safer asse..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 13:14
Taggar: dollar, gold, market, trading

EM Asia FX Higher


"The dollar's softer tone on Tuesday seems to be mainly due to position adjustment among market participants, he added. May will say Britain will not seek a Brexit deal that leaves it "half in, half ou..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 08:51
Taggar: dollar, market

Mixed Bag in Asia Shares


"Japan’s Nikkei Stock Average traded down 0.50 percent, retracing some of its earlier losses of near 1 percent, while the Topix index slipped 0.66 percent. The yen traded at 114.12 at 10:26 a.m..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 06:01
Taggar: dollar

Aussie strength against the pound


"Meanwhile, the antipodean currencies stayed near recent peaks versus their US counterpart. The Australian dollar stood at US$0.7469, having repeatedly met stiff resistance above 75 US cents. The Aussi..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 04:58
Taggar: aussie, currencies, currency, dollar

Downside Pressure on the Pound


"Stephen Innes, Asia-Pacific senior currency trader and analyst at Oanda, discusses the volatility in the pound, Brexit and the outlook for the euro and the U.S. dollar. He speaks to Bloomberg’s..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-17 04:54
Taggar: currency, currency trade, dollar, market, pound

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Subdued as US Markets Closed


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight gains in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3140. On the release front, US markets are closed for Martin Luther King Day. There are no US or C..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-16 15:07
Taggar: dollar, market, trading, us market

The USD Could Still Accelerate Much Higher


"DOLLAR COULD ACCELERATE “MUCH, MUCH HIGHER” Stephen Innes, Senior Asia Pacific FX Trader, OANDA Investors will be keeping a close eye on soon-to-be President Donald Trump’s inaugurat..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-16 09:08
Taggar: dollar, fx trade, rate

Sterling Tumbles


"The pound fell by as much as 1.6% this morning, breaching the 1.20 to the dollar level for the first time since last October?s flash crash. To be sure, some of it is due to a lack of liquidity as the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-16 05:10
Taggar: dollar, pound, profit, rate

Double Top on CAD/JPY Daily Chart


"I am presenting yet another pattern with the Canadian dollar in the main role. The double top on USD/CAD is still a pending one, while the USD/CAD channel is al..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-15 16:36
Taggar: bear, currency, dollar, trading

Another Bearish Signal for USD/CAD ? Double Top on D1


"The Canadian dollar has formed another bearish pattern against its US counterpart — this time on the daily chart. The previous pattern (ascending channel) is still in..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-15 15:55
Taggar: bear, dollar

Week Ahead Trump Presser Weakens Dollar Awaiting US Inflation Report


"Dollar softer ahead of inflation, BoC and ECB The defining moment of the week for the USD came as the first press conference of the President-elect Donald Trump unfolded. Few details on topics the mar..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 23:21
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market, share

Inflationary Amber Light


"After the election of Donald Trump, the dollar, U.S. equities, long-term interest rates, and commodities rose initially. Some of these changes have been pared, but they reflect a changed perceived eco..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 22:50
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market, rate

Markets Calmer than Yesterday


"After slumping Thursday, the dollar is unchanged today against the yen, Australian dollar, loonie and sterling. The greenback slipped a mere 0.2% against the euro, Swissie and peso since Thursday̵..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 15:20
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady, Markets Eye US Retail Sales and Consumer Confidence


"The Canadian dollar has posted slight losses in the Friday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3130. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the calendar. It’s a busy day i..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 13:51
Taggar: consumer confidence, dollar, indicators, inflation, retail sales, trading

It?s Friday 13 ? What?s the ?Big? Dollar to do?


"Friday January 13: Five things the markets are talking about The “mighty” dollar has managed to regain some of its recent lost ground overnight against the majors, with dip buying kicking..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 13:29
Taggar: dollar, market

USD Headed For Weekly Loss as Gold Hits Near Two Month High


"The dollar headed for a weekly loss and gold traded at the highest price in almost two months as investors continued to assess whether market moves since the U.S. election have gone too far. European..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 12:14
Taggar: currency, dollar, gold, market, share, shares

0:03 / 2:06 Dow looks toppy in the short term: Pro


"Oanda Senior Market Analyst, Craig Erlam says the Dow Jones could reach the 20,000 mark soon; however a correction may be due prior to hitting that level. Click on image below to watch the clip. US Re..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 12:06
Taggar: dollar, gold, market, point, retail sales

FX Asia Slides as Dollar Firms


"Most Asian currencies slipped on Friday but were on track to post weekly gains, after US President-elect Donald Trump’s news conference this week offered little clarity on his fiscal policy plan..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 10:33
Taggar: currencies, dollar, share, shares

Dollar sell off abates


"The markets have continued to play off Wednesday?s press conference by US President-elect Donald Trump, as dealers appetite for US Dollars ebbed when US Treasury yields traded with a softer bias. Comm..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-13 03:30
Taggar: dollar, gold, market, oil, rate

US Retail Sales Rebound to Boost Dollar


"Dollar rally lost steam after Trump press conference The so called Trump rally in stocks and the dollar hit a bump on the road as the President-elect first press conference to talk about his solution..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 23:26
Taggar: dollar

Loonie Higher on Higher Oil and Struggling USD


"The Canadian dollar strengthened to a near 3-month high against its U.S. counterpart on Thursday as oil prices rose and the greenback extended losses that began after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 17:50
Taggar: currencies, dollar, oil

USD Lower After Trump Press Conference Disappoints


"The U.S. dollar hit its lowest level in five weeks against a basket of major currencies on Thursday and was on course for its worst week since November, hit by a loss of confidence in the U.S. reflati..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 17:49
Taggar: currencies, dollar

US Import Prices Rise in December Despite Strong USD


"U.S. import prices rose in December, boosted by higher prices for petroleum products, but a strong dollar kept underlying imported inflation in subdued. The Labor Department said on Thursday import pr..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 17:05
Taggar: dollar, inflation

Sinking Dollar


"President-Elect Trump’s press conference yesterday was contentious and uninformative with regard to coming policy specifics, leaving investors confused, disillusioned and scared. The dollar, whi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 15:30
Taggar: currencies, dollar, kiwi, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Jumps as Trump Press Conference Disappoints


"The Canadian dollar has posted sharp losses in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3050. On the release front, Canada releases NHPI, an important inflation indicator. In the US, t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 14:56
Taggar: dollar, employment, inflation, trading

Lack of Details Unwind the Trumpflation Trade


"Thursday January 12: Five things the markets are talking about U.S dollar bulls should be preparing for many more Trump disappointments. Yesterday’s was the first, but certainly not the last. In..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 13:31
Taggar: bull, dollar, market, point

Dollar Yen Hammered


"Trump offered no details on infrastructure spending plans or his corporate reform, the two key catalysts to the dollar rally and bond sell-off since November. Instead, he talked about Russia and confl..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 04:58
Taggar: dollar, rate

Dollar Trumped


"The Dollar was Trumped The primary driver overnight was President ?elect Trump presser. Judging by the market?s reaction, notably the fierce decline in the USD, dealers were extremely discouraged by t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-12 02:51
Taggar: dollar, market

Trump Disappoints Markets Awaiting More Stimulus Talk


"Stocks fluctuated, the dollar weakened slightly and buying picked up in Treasurys as President-elect Donald Trump slammed the drug industry in comments to the press and vowed health-care costs would b..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 21:12
Taggar: dollar, market

MXN Hits New Low Ahead of Trump Conference


"The Mexican peso weakened Wednesday to fresh lows against the U.S. dollar ahead of President-elect Donald Trump’s highly anticipated news conference. “Most of what’s driving the peso..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 18:25
Taggar: currency, currency trading, dollar, trading

Dollar Up ahead of Trump?s First Press Conference


"The dollar appreciated overnight by 0.5% against the euro, 0.4% versus the yen, Swissie and sterling, 0.2% relative to the Mexican peso, and 0.1% relative to the yuan. It dipped 0.1% vis-a-vis the New..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 16:50
Taggar: currencies, dollar

USD Rises Ahead of President-Elect News Conference


"The dollar gained ground against the yen, euro and pound on Wednesday, as expectations of a pro-growth message from U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s first news conference prevailed over worri..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 16:47
Taggar: dollar, pound

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged Ahead of Crude Inventories and Trump Speech


"The Canadian dollar is unchanged in the Wednesday session. Early in the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3250. On the release front, there are no Canadian events on the schedule. In the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 15:18
Taggar: dollar, oil, trading

Investors Seek Assurance from ?Rookie? Trump


"Wednesday January 11: Five things the markets are talking about Will PEOTUS take an aggressive line in his first news conference since his surprise U.S Presidential win eight-weeks ago on issues such..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 13:24
Taggar: dollar, market

Turkish Lire Tanks in Asia


"USD/TRY explodes higher to 3.8950 before falling back to 3.8450 as the shark’s circle. The Turkish Lire hit a record low a short while ago against the US Dollar. In the space of an hour jumping..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 09:44
Taggar: dollar

Aussie holding near one month highs


"3:47pm The Australian dollar is holding near one-month highs, aided by a rally in iron ore and coal prices and broad declines in the US dollar after its strong gains over the last few months. The Auss..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 06:52
Taggar: aussie, dollar

Yuan Flat as Dealers await Trump


"In the spot market, the yuan opened at 6.9253 per dollar and was changing hands at 6.9258 at midday, 13 pips weaker than the previous late session close and 0.03 percent weaker than the midpoint. R..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 06:31
Taggar: bank, dollar, market, point

APAC Markets Higher on Firm Commodity Prices


"Eyes now turn to Mr Trump’s news conference, which will be followed for his outlook for his presidency with little over a week until he is sworn into office. Markets and the dollar surged after..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-11 05:49
Taggar: dollar, market

Political and Economic Concerns Smash Turkish Lira


"Turkey’s currency, the lira, hit an all-time low of 3.7790 against the U.S. dollar in early trade on Tuesday, breaking previous record lows plumbed during Monday’s session. The currency, w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-10 16:23
Taggar: currency, dollar, market

Larry Summers Says Trump Based Optimism Won?t Last


"The boost in the stock market and the dollar on optimism about the economy since Donald Trump was elected president won’t last, former Clinton Treasury Secretary Larry Summers predicted Tuesday..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-10 16:16
Taggar: dollar, economy, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Edges Higher on Mixed Construction Numbers


"The Canadian dollar has edged higher on Tuesday, erasing the losses from the Monday session. Early in the North American session, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3230. On the release front, Canadian Housing S..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-10 15:28
Taggar: dollar, point, trading

Greater Calm


"Not much is happening this Tuesday. Several data releases corroborate other recent indications of improving global growth, mounting confidence, and rising inflation around the world. The dollar is unc..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-10 14:47
Taggar: dollar, inflation, rate

FX Pares Trumps Risk Premium


"Tuesday January 10: Five things the markets are talking about It’s week two of the New Year and already investor anxiety is beginning to be priced in. Since Trump’s surprise U.S election w..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-10 13:41
Taggar: dollar, market

ASEAN Currencies Firmer as USD wavers


"The Chinese yuan and other emerging Asian currencies edged higher on Tuesday as the dollar pulled back, with investors awaiting a news conference by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump later this week f..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-10 07:21
Taggar: currencies, dollar

Sterling Struggles in APAC


"On currency markets the pound struggled at three-month lows against the dollar after British Prime Minister Theresa May said at the weekend the country would have control over its borders after Brexit..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-10 05:33
Taggar: currency, dollar, market, pound

2017 Fact Sheet


"Dollar High/Low Trading Ranges in 2016 $1.0352 to $1.1616 per euro 121.11 to 99.01 yen per dollar $1.1807 to $1.5019 per pound sterling 1.0343 to 0.9445 Swiss francs per dollar 1.4690 to 1.2462 Canadi..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-09 21:47
Taggar: dollar, pound, trading

CAD Falls as Oil Prices Lower on Monday


"The Canadian dollar was slightly weaker against its U.S. counterpart in early trade on Monday, as crude oil prices fell. At 8:48 a.m. ET (1348 GMT), the Canadian dollar was trading at C$1.3243 to the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-09 19:33
Taggar: bank, dollar, oil, trading

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Higher After Excellent Canadian Job Numbers


"The Canadian dollar has edged higher in the Monday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3260. On the release front, the BoC will release its Business Outlook Survey, which is released every qua..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-09 15:16
Taggar: dollar, trading

Sterling Plunges on May Brexit Comments


"The British pound sank to a two-month low versus the U.S. dollar on Monday morning, hit by both strong labor data out of the United States and comments from the British Prime Minister suggesting the U..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-09 12:12
Taggar: dollar, market, pound

Pound and Yuan Start the Week on a Negative


"The dollar strengthened and the pound extended its decline from Friday, while the offshore yuan had its biggest two-day drop since June. European shares were mixed and U.S. equity futures pointed high..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-09 12:09
Taggar: dollar, market, point, pound, share, shares

Fed Minutes Uncertainty


"Stephen Innes, Senior Trader Asia Pacific Trader, OANDA discusses the latest Fed minutes talked about “considerable uncertainty” alluding to Trump’s fiscal intentions. As far as inte..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-09 04:28
Taggar: dollar, inflation, rate

USD Rallies on Decent December Jobs Data


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about today’s US jobs report and what it means for interest rates. He then gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, AUDUSD, NZDUSD, USDCAD, USDJPY and Gold..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-06 18:39
Taggar: analysis, dollar, gold, market, rate, report

Nonfarm Payrolls Cause Volatility, Push EUR/USD Down


"EUR/USD declined today even though the fundamental indicators that came out from the United States were rather mixed. Traders preferred to buy the dollar despite the fact that..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-06 17:29
Taggar: dollar, economy, indicators, trade balance

CAD Rises After Strong Employment Report


"The Canadian dollar touched its strongest level against the U.S. dollar in more than three weeks on Friday following surprisingly strong employment and trade data. Canada’s economy unexpectedly..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-06 17:21
Taggar: dollar, economy, employment, rate

MXN Higher After 2nd Intervention by Central Bank


"Mexico’s central bank confirmed on Friday it had sold dollars during the Asian trading session on Friday, its second intervention the day after it did the same during Mexican and U.S. trading ho..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-06 16:50
Taggar: bank, dollar, trading

U.S. Jobs Day Culminates First Week of 2017


"Prior to the Labor Dept report, the dollar showed overnight gains of 0.5% against the yen and sterling, 0.6% versus the yuan and 0.2% relative to the euro, Swissie and loonie. Lesser changes were reco..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-06 15:56
Taggar: aussie, dollar, loonie, report

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Steady Ahead of Canadian, US Job Numbers


"The Canadian dollar is showing limited movement on Friday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3240. It’s a busy day on the release front, with a host of employment indicators on the schedule. Th..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-06 13:19
Taggar: dollar, employment, indicators, rate, trading

Dollar Steadies Ahead of Jobs Data


"China?s offshore yuan fell the most in a year to pare a record weekly rally, while Mexico?s peso climbed after the central bank sold dollars. European shares fell and Asian equities were mixed before..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-06 12:15
Taggar: bank, dollar, oil, pound, report, share, shares

USD Plunges Ahead of December Jobs Report (Video)


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam talks about the upcoming US jobs report and gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDCAD, AUDUSD, NZDUSD, USDJPY and Gold. Jobs Report Key as Fed Eyes Faster Tighteni..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-05 19:24
Taggar: analysis, dollar, gold, market, report

EUR/USD Rises on Negative US Employment Expectations


"Even though some of the US macroeconomic reports were positive today, the dollar fell against the euro. The decline was triggered by a rather weak ADP employment dat..."

Blog: Forex Blog, Forex Trading Information
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-05 18:28
Taggar: dollar, employment, report

Gold Rises After Doubts Remain on Fed Rate Hike Plan


"Gold futures rallied to a five-week high Thursday as the dollar continued to slide after minutes from the Federal Reserve?s December meeting unsettled investors? expectations about the pace of interes..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-05 18:18
Taggar: dollar, gold, rate

USD Falls on Soft ADP Payrolls


"The dollar lost ground against the yen and euro on Thursday after U.S. unemployment data failed to reverse a downtrend that followed some of the biggest gains on record for China’s yuan. A rise..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-05 18:15
Taggar: dollar, employment

MXN Gets Central Bank Intervention Boost


"The Mexican peso briefly spiked more than 1 percent against the U.S. dollar on Thursday after Mexico’s central bank took steps to buttress its slumping currency. Juan Garcia, director of nationa..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-05 17:44
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar

Dollar Drops Against Yen, Yuan and Peso


"The dollar fell overnight by 1.3% against the Mexican peso, 0.7% relative to the Japanese yen and 0.6% vis-a-vis the Chinese yuan. The U.S. currency also lost 0.2% to the Swiss franc and 0.1% versus t..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-05 16:04
Taggar: currency, dollar, kiwi, loonie, share

Mexico?s CB Selling USD to bolster MXN


"Mexico’s central bank (Bank of Mexico) said on Thursday that it is selling dollars in response to a weakening of the peso, which hit a record low on Wednesday. Juan Garcia, director of national..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-05 16:00
Taggar: bank, currency, dollar

Offshore Yuan Soars on Liquidity Squeeze


"China’s yuan soared against the U.S. dollar on Thursday following a sharp rise in the offshore spot rate as China worked to stem capital flows and stabilize the currency ahead of Donald Trump..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-05 15:50
Taggar: currency, dollar, rate

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Unchanged as US Posts Mixed Job Numbers


"The Canadian dollar has paused on Thursday, following sharp gains in the Wednesday session. Early in North American trade, USD/CAD is trading at the 1.33 line. It’s a busy day on the release fro..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-05 15:33
Taggar: dollar, inflation, trading

Review of FOMC Minutes


"Minutes of the Federal Open Market Committee’s December meeting that hiked the federal funds range target by 25 basis points to 0.50 – 0.75% paid only scant attention the disinflationary r..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 22:21
Taggar: dollar, inflation, market, point

USD Gains Versus JPY Ahead of FOMC Minutes


"The U.S. dollar rebounded to around the 118 yen line Wednesday morning in Tokyo as solid U.S. manufacturing data continued to provide support, after falling overnight from a three-week high it hit in..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 20:27
Taggar: dollar, financial, market

WTI/USD ? US Crude Unchanged Ahead of Fed Minutes


"US crude prices are steady on Wednesday, after losing ground in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, US crude futures are trading at $52.69. Brent crude futures are trading at $56.03, as the..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 18:35
Taggar: dollar, oil, trading

Commodity Currencies Rally as USD Pares Gains


"Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam gives his analysis on EURUSD, GBPUSD, AUDUSD, USDCAD, NZDUSD, WTI crude, Brent crude and Gold. USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Jumps as OPEC Production Cuts Kick In How Muc..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 17:27
Taggar: analysis, dollar, gold, market

U.S. LIBOR breaks above 1 percent


"The rate banks charge each other to borrow dollars for three months rose above 1 percent on Wednesday for the first time since May 2009 as global interest rates extend their climb on expectations of a..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 16:52
Taggar: bank, dollar, inflation, rate

Lower Dollar as Investors Await FOMC Minutes


"The dollar depreciated overnight by 0.8% against the loonie, 0.5% relative to the yuan and kiwi, 0.4% versus sterling, 0.3% vis-a-vis the euro and 0.2% against the yen and Australian dollar. Japan reo..."

Blog: Currency Thoughts
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 16:02
Taggar: dollar, kiwi, loonie, market

USD/CAD ? Canadian Dollar Jumps as OPEC Production Cuts Kick In


"The Canadian dollar has posted strong gains in the Wednesday session. Early in the North American session, USD/CAD is trading slightly above the 1.33 line. On the release front, today?s highlight is t..."

Blog: OANDA Forex Blog
Tidsstämpel: 2017-01-04 15:37
Taggar: dollar, trading

Localbitcoins? Growth 85% 2016, Signaling Further Use of Bitcoin


"For those interested in tracking the progress of bitcoin as a true form of money, an interesting data point to watch is the global Localbitcoins volume.  There are a variety