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SEK now looks to the Riksbank – Danske Bank

Mathias Mogesen, Analyst at Danske Bank, noted the Swedish Krona remains vigilant on the Riksbank meeting due next week. Key Quotes “While EUR cross...

Brazil: Escalation of political uncertainty bodes ill for reforms and economy – SocGen

Brazil’s political/legislative uncertainty deepened yesterday when the prosecutor-general Rodrigo Janot charged President Temer of being involved in c...

BoE expected to tighten this year – Natixis

The BoE is slowly preparing to raise interest rates, suggests Sylwia Hubar, Research Analyst at Natixis. Key Quotes “Three MPC members, Kristin Forb...

Japan: Economic recovery continues as corporate savings rate declines - SocGen

The corporate savings rate, defined as the change in financial assets and liabilities as a percentage of nominal GDP, has become a key indicator of Ja...

EUR/USD: More of the same? - Rabobank

The news that drove a surge in the value of EUR/USD yesterday was in many respects a précised form of the events that are responsible for an 8% rise i...

US: Warning signs of a recession? - Natixis

The developments that have announced all recessions since the 1980s in advance (with a sufficient lead) in the United States are present at the moment...

EUR/USD clings to gains near yearly tops ahead of Draghi

The EUR/USD pair built on previous session's strong upsurge and jumped to fresh yearly tops near 1.1388 level, albeit has retreated few pips from high...

EUR/CHF: Changing times? – Rabobank

For many years, the thorn in the side of Swiss policymakers has been the continued strength of the CHF vs. the EUR and Jane Foley, Senior FX Strategis...

US: How long-term interest rates react to the monetary policy normalisation? - Natixis

It is increasingly clear that the Federal Reserve is going to continue to normalise its monetary policy: three hikes in the Fed Funds rate in total in...

USD/CAD breaks below 1.3100, fresh lows

The Canadian Dollar is appreciating further vs. its American neighbour on Wednesday, now dragging USD/CAD to fresh multi-month lows near 1.3070. USD/...