Tag archive for ‘inflation’
By gossewestra On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Australian Dollar Weathers CPI Miss, Inflation Remains Below Target

The Australian Dollar held up quite well Tuesday given that expectations of a rise in inflation back to the RBA’s target band were dashed  More...

By gossewestra On Saturday, April 21st, 2018

Yen Weakness Remains as Japanese Inflation Settles: The BoJ is On Deck

After a spike in the early portion of the year inflation has started to settle in Japan, and with the BoJ on the calendar for next week, the door remains open for a continuation of Yen weakness.  More...

By gossewestra On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

USD, JPY Price Action Setups Ahead of Japanese Inflation

Tonight brings a pivotal piece of data for Japanese markets with the release of March inflation figures. This has recently become a hot-button theme around the Yen, and the BoJ. Will a draw on inflation help to More...

By gossewestra On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

JPY In the Spotlight: Yen Weakness Shows Ahead of Japanese Inflation

The Japanese Yen showed an aggressive trend of strength in Q1 as Japanese inflation jumped to three-year highs. Q2 has showed a change of pace as weakness has started to return, but will tonight’s inflation More...

By gossewestra On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

GBPUSD Drops After Inflation Falls to Lowest Level in a Year

GBPUSD fell through 1.4200 after UK inflation fell to its lowest level in a year at 2.5%, subsequently reducing bets of a BoE rate hike.  More...

By gossewestra On Friday, April 13th, 2018

US Dollar Range Continues as Inflation Prints at One-Year Highs

The US Dollar continued to hold the range that’s been present for the past two months, and another strong inflation report may keep bears at bay for a while longer.  More...

By gossewestra On Thursday, March 29th, 2018

EUR/USD Vulnerable to Further Losses on Rising U.S. Inflation

A pickup in the core Personal Consumption Expenditure (PCE), the Fed’s preferred gauge for inflation, may drag on EUR/USD as it boosts bets for four rate-hikes in 2018.  More...

By gossewestra On Monday, March 26th, 2018

FX Markets Turn to US & Canadian GDP, US & German Inflation

The week of Good Friday is unsurprisingly lighter on the economic calendar – but a few releases will provoke volatility in a lower volume environment.  More...

By Jeremy Cook On Friday, March 16th, 2018

Could Eurozone Inflation Force Draghi’s Hand On Rates?

EUR – Inflation Friday The fell yesterday as the Governor of the Bank of France, Francois Villeroy de Galhau, highlighted his concern that EU reform appears to be stuck. The French More...