Dollar Pares Losses, Possible Tariff Exemptions For Canada/Mexico

When Gary Cohn's resignation hit the news wires last night, the U.S. dollar sold off aggressively against all of the major currencies but there was virtually zero follow through...

Euro Hits 5 Week Highs, 1.25 Next?

One of the best performing currencies today was the euro, which rose to its strongest level in 5 weeks against the U.S. dollar. There were a number of factors...

[Vault] Bye, Bye, Sterling?

Sterling fell against the U.S. dollar for the second day in a row as disappointing economic data sends the currency, gilt yields and rate hike expectations lower. If Thursday's...

In FX – Risk On, Dollar Off

Market Drivers June 04, 2018 EURUSD near last week highs UK Data beats Nikkei 1.37% Dax 0.26% Oil $65/bbl Gold $1293/oz. Bitcoin $7600 Europe and Asia: AUD Retail Sales 0.3% vs. 0.4% GBP UK PMI Construction 52.5 vs....

US Dollar Versus Commodities

With the recent surge in the US dollar, commodities have been hammered lower--grains, gold, and oil.  Will this continue?  We suspect so and believe the strength we are...

VantagePoint Forex Weekly Outlook for July 9th, 2018

Forex Weekly Outlook for July 9th, 2018 The Forex Weekly Outlook is designed to help traders remain aware of correlations in the global markets. Traders can become more profitable if...

Size Always Matters

by Boris Schlossberg One size for all or scale up for special trades? That is a never-ending debate in our business and I was reminded of it this week through...

Economic Data Calls for 8/15/18

Here’s what we are looking for in tomorrow’s economic reports (Aug 15, 2018) — Good Luck Trading! 1. AU Wage Price Index (21:30 NY Time) -- Bullish AUD -- Potential...

FX Today – Love for Loonie, But not for Euro

Market Drivers August 29, 2018 Euro drops below 1.1700 USDCAD tests on 1.2900 on news of dairy concession Nikkei 0.15% Dax -0.09% Oil $68/bbl Gold $1202/oz. Bitcoin $7000 Europe and Asia: No Data North America USD GDP 8:30 The euro...

VantagePoint Forex Weekly Outlook for September 17th, 2018

Forex Weekly Outlook for September 17th, 2018 The Forex Weekly Outlook is designed to help traders remain aware of correlations in the global markets. Traders can become more profitable if...

The Mundellian Trilemma, China’s Box, and Dollar Risk Bid

Quotable “Anyone who spends too much time thinking about international money goes mad.” --Charles Kindleberger  Commentary & Analysis The Mundellian Trilemma, China’s Box, and Dollar Risk Bid The Mundellian trilemma says policy makers...