Market News

The Inside Track – 9th February 2015

After struggling in recent days the USD looks to be back in vogue after some very strong employment numbers on Friday night. » Read more

RBA Announcement

RBA cuts the official cash rate by 25 basis points to 2.25%. Post-decision AUD  0.7680 from  0.7800 Reasons for cut cited as: Global growth forecasts only moderate expansion See unemployment peak a little... » Read more

Market is preoccupied with RBA decision & US employment report…The Inside Track

This week the market will be preoccupied with tomorrow’s RBA decision and Friday’s US employment report. » Read more

Greek election news triggered risk aversion…The Inside Track

A hugely volatile conclusion to the week as Greek election news triggered risk aversion and consequent bids for both the USD and JPY » Read more

Volatility & casualties in hedge fund & retail broker industries…The Inside Track

Last week’s decision by the Swiss National Bank (SNB) to drop its support of EUR/CHF at 1.20 resulted in huge volatility and casualties in the hedge fund and retail... » Read more

US economic recovery continues…The Inside Track

The US economic recovery continues as the labour market report eclipsed market expectations, but the USD largely lost ground with the exception of EUR/USD. » Read more

The Inside Track – 5th January 2015

Although the AUD is showing signs of basing in the crosses, the AUD/USD pair still looks vulnerable as a result of the market’s apparent insatiable appetite for the USD.... » Read more

The Inside Track – 22nd December 2014

Not a huge amount of price action through the weekend, however some stability was evident in commodity markets, which may in turn provide some support to the AUD in sessions... » Read more

The Inside Track – 15th December 2014

This week we are particularly interested in US inflation on Wednesday night; the market is currently expecting a headline number (-0.1%) and a core number (0.1%). » Read more

The Inside Track – 8th December 2014

As talk of RBA rate cuts gathers pace the AUD is trading on the back foot across the board. » Read more