Fed pivot?

Monday started with a risk-positive footing after the miss from the US ISM Manufacturing data. A miss across the board sent investors running to sell the USD, buy gold and…

JPY hits 20-year low

This week was busy with the European Central Bank, Reserve Bank of Australia, and Bank of Canada all meeting. One interesting point to note was a comment from RBA’s Governor…

AUDNZD primed for falls?

The RBA meets on September 06 and there are a number of factors likely to weigh on the AUD going forward. China’s growth is slowing and the AUD tends to…

Bonds signal higher rates

The key market this week was the bond market. A sharp sell-off gripped the gilt markets (UK bond market) post the high UK inflation print. Bunds (German bond market) followed…

Has US inflation peaked?

The key release this week was the US CPI print. The miss on the headline was referenced by US President Biden by saying that inflation may be moderating. The reaction…

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