Tag archive for ‘trump’
By gossewestra On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Limited Dollar Response to Trump FX Manipulation Tweet, Oil Falters Despite Syria

We ended off the past week with another systemic threat to suspiciously stable risk trends in the form of a joint US-UK-France missile attack on alleged Syrian chemical weapons production facilities.  More...

By gossewestra On Monday, April 16th, 2018

Asia AM Digest: Trump Sinks USD, Singapore Dollar Faces China GDP

President Donald Trump sank the US Dollar as he accused China and Russia of devaluing their currencies. The Singapore Dollar and Malaysian Ringgit face China’s first quarter GDP release.  More...

By gossewestra On Thursday, April 12th, 2018

US Dollar Up, Gold Down as Trump Backtracks on Russia and Syria

Meanwhile, the March FOMC minutes have rekindled speculation in the possibility for four rate hikes this year.  More...

By gossewestra On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

US Dollar Down, Gold Up as Trump Warns Russia and Syria

The news wire is proving the most potent source of event risk, overshadowing the upcoming March US CPI report and the March FOMC minutes.  More...

By gossewestra On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018

Crude Oil Prices May Retreat as Trump China Tariffs Sour Sentiment

Crude oil prices may retreat following a Fed-assisted rally to two-month highs if the Trump administration’s tariffs against China sour market sentiment.  More...

By Danske Markets On Friday, March 16th, 2018

Strategy – Trump’s Attack On Globalisation Continues

Trump takes further steps against globalisation. While an all-out trade war is still not our base case, risks remain as long as further trade measures are looming. The USD a likely victim More...

By London Capital Group On Friday, March 16th, 2018

Trade War Fears Ease As Trump picks Kudlow

Whilst the and the struggled overnight, the managed to snap its 3-day losing streak, as trade war fears eased, on the appointment of Larry Kudlow as Donald Trump’s economic advisor. The markets are rather More...

By ActionForex On Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Dollar Tumbles As Trump Preparing For Full Blown Trade War With China

Global markets tumbled on concern that US President Donald Trump is finally starting the steps towards a full blown trade war with China. DOW ended down -0.68%, or -171.58 pts at 25007.03. also lost -0.64%, or More...

By FxPro Financial Services Ltd On Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Kudlow Confirmed As Trump’s Chief Economic Advisor; U.S. Retails Dip Again

Yesterday, Larry Kudlow accepted the role of White House Chief Economic Advisor, replacing Gary Cohn. He immediately targeted China and said that the next step is for the US to deal with the stealing of intellectual More...

By Jeremy Cook On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Trump Firings Adds To Dollar Mistrust

: adds little Most of the headlines were well briefed ahead of the fact, as is the custom nowadays, and the small increases in both growth and deficit reduction were roughly as expected. The Chancellor is a man More...