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Category: Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook

Federal Reserve Building
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

FOMC, Advance GDP, Nonfarm Payrolls and Brexit all key this week

It will be a crucial decision for the Federal Reserve this week as traders consider the prospect of a third straight rate cut. Consumer Confidence, Advance GDP and Non-farm Payrolls means that it is a jam packed week for the calendar. With Brexit uncertainty and the looming prospect of a

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Brexit Parliament storm
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

Traders still processing trade deal and Brexit developments

Markets are still reacting to the news of a mini trade deal for the US and China in addition to crucial developments in the Brexit process. We consider the outlook for forex, equities and commodities. Risk appetite had a shot in the arm at a prospective US/China deal, but that

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China US trade dispute
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

US and China trade negotiations key this week

After weeks of speculation over the next step in the trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies, the negotiations in Washington could have a key impact on the global economy and market sentiment. We consider the outlook for forex, equities and commodities. President Trump insists China is desperate for

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Brexit video on impact over markets
Forex & Trading Special Reports & Analysis
Richard Perry

The impact on GBP from the illegal “prorogation”

Welcome to our new series of videos called Brexit Chats. We will be discussing the key developments in Brexit, what could be the game changers and what the impact is on markets. This week we look at Boris Johnson’s illegal prorogation of Parliament and with MPs recalled, how this plays

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Markets moving higher
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

ECB, Brexit and trade in focus as sentiment picks up

As market sentiment has picked up in recent sessions we look at the key factors impacting markets this week. The latest turn taken in the cycle of the US/China trade dispute, the Brexit conundrum coming to the fore again and central bank easing, are all in focus. We look at

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Federal Reserve symbol
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

Watching for FOMC minutes and yield curves this week

The recent plummet in bond yields has hit risk appetite. What are yield curves telling us about the prospects of the US economy? We look at the key factors impacting across major forex, equities and commodities markets. Recently markets have fretted over the implications of an inverted US Treasury yield

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Gold and dollar
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

Could a turnaround last the distance for major markets?

After a tumultuous period of trading on financial markets is a turning point about to be seen? If so, how long can it last? We consider the outlook for forex, equities and commodities in the coming days. With President Trump escalating the trade dispute with China, market fear has cranked

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China and US trade negative
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

Trump’s tariffs driving a significant impact through markets

Markets begin the new trading week still dealing with the fallout of the latest escalation by Donald Trump of the trade dispute between the US and China . We consider the implications for the outlook on forex, equities and commodities markets. Although markets are taking more of a settled outlook

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FOMC and US flag
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

All eyes on the Fed, but what sort of cut?

It is an incredibly important week for markets with the big focus on the monetary policy meeting of the Federal Reserve. A rate cut is guaranteed, but what will forward guidance bring? We look at the impact on forex, equities and commodities. The Federal Reserve has been tightening monetary policy

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ECB and a new UK Prime Minister key this week

As the FOMC moves into the blackout period, the dovish extent of policy makers is a key question that traders are grappling with. The ECB is first up this week and is likely to be a key driver for markets this week. Brexit is also key with a new Prime

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US consumer
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

US consumer data to drive forex majors this week

Has the time of finally been called for US dollar outperformance? We discuss the implications of recent moves impacting on forex markets, equities and commodities. What is the outlook for the coming days and the key factors to watch? Traders could be forgiven for asking themselves whether Jerome Powell is

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Inflation
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

US inflation will be crucial across forex markets this week

The strong Non-farm Payrolls report has caused a tremor for markets that had been previously pricing for a new Fed rate cutting cycle being implemented. We look at what has changed and the implications on forex, equities and commodities markets. Last week’s forward looking global PMIs continue paint a picture

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Dollar question mark
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

Has the G20 summit signaled a turning point for the dollar?

With President Trump and Xi holding an important meeting at teh G20 summit, the US dollar has rebounded. However, is this a move that will simply dissipate again, or something more sustainable? We consider the implications for forex, equities and commodities markets. For financial markets, the G20 summit has been

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Federal Reserve symbol and US flag
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

FOMC meeting crucial for forex and the dollar

After the huge swing in positioning for the Fed to turn dovish, this week’s meeting of the FOMC will be crucial for the medium term outlook on financial markets. We look at the impact on forex, equities and commodities markets in the coming days. Wednesday’s FOMC meeting could be crucial.

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US consumer
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

Trade dispute and the US consumer are key this week

The outlook for Fed rate hikes has shifted as the trade dispute has begun to bite. However, is this a move that has gone too far as the US pulls back from tariffs on Mexico. The US consumer indicators could be key. We consider the outlook on forex, equities and

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Dollar select
Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

Trade negotiations and renewed dollar strength is key this week

A deterioration in the relations between the US and China over trade, a renewed strengthening of the dollar and a shift in risk appetite. These are all factors shaping the moves across financial markets. Flash PMIs are eyed as a key data point. We look at the impact across forex,

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Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

US/China trade dispute remains crucial for markets this week

Markets are still reacting to the deterioration in the US/China trade dispute. Has the driven a sustainable shift in market sentiment and how is it impacting on forex, equities and commodities? What are the key market drivers for this week? Last week, Donald Trump induced a tailspin of fear. After

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A dollar correction? Tier one data could be key next week

The run of dollar strength may come up against some near term profit-taking but the outlook remains strong. The clutch of tier one data throughout this week could shape the near to medium term outlook. We look at the position of forex, equities and commodities for the coming days. The

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Trading & Forex Weekly Outlook
Richard Perry

Brexit risks subside, with flash PMIs key data this week

With Brexit being kicked into the long grass we look at the implications for sterling. What are the key factors to consider when looking at forex, equities and commodities this week? With risk appetite improving and earnings season kicking off, the flash PMIs are key on the economic calendar in

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