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The Inside Track – 3rd November 2014

This week sees a much busier data calendar; locally we have Retail Sales, the Trade Balance, and the RBA decision inconveniently all on Melbourne Cup day! » Read more

The Inside Track – 27th October 2014

The Ebola sell-off of the AUD on Friday was reversed through the weekend, with the AUD now looking pretty range bound in most pairs. » Read more

The Inside Track – 20th October 2014

Recent USD weakness in EUR/USD and USD/JPY seems to have stalled and appears to be only a correction in the medium USD bull trend.  Should the equity market recovery... » Read more

The Inside Track – 13th October 2013

Key Themes: Risk Off! On global growth concerns. French credit outlook downgraded The European economy looks very fragile and likely to apply continued pressure on EUR/USD The Fed may slow... » Read more

The Inside Track – 6th October 2014

Key Themes: The Greenback rallies on impressive US jobs data and then gives it all back Non Farm Payrolls posts an impressive 248k and the unemployment rate falls to 5.9% The RBA... » Read more

The Inside Track – 29th September 2014

Key Themes: US GDP posts an impressive 4.6% and the Greenback remains in demand across the board USD/JPY continues to fly The ECB decision this week will be watched closely for any... » Read more

The Inside Track – 15th September 2014

Key Themes:  Chinese Industrial Production grows at its slowest pace since the financial crisis, applying pressure to the AUD across the board The Chinese government’s GDP growth target of 7.5%... » Read more

The Inside Track – 8th September 2014

Key Themes: US Non-Farm Payrolls disappoints coming in at 142k new jobs versus expectations of 225k. US Unemployment fell slightly to 6.1% The EUR remains on the back foot following last... » Read more

Euro Reaches One-Year Low Versus Dollar on Economy; Yen Slumps – Thomas Averill

The euro reached the lowest level in almost a year against the dollar as signs the region’s economy is underperforming that of the U.S. damped demand for the shared... » Read more

The Inside Track – 1st September 2014

Key Themes: HUGE – data and event risk week. Numerous central bank decisions, PMIs, geo-political, US unemployment and local GDP. Surely it’s time for volatility to resurface? The EU issues... » Read more