CFTC commitment of traders Coming Up! Title text for next article CFTC Commitments of Traders highlights for the week ending May 15, 2018 EUR long 115K vs 120K long last week.. Longs trimmed by 5K  GBP long 6K vs 9K long last week. Longs trimmed by 3K.
The Swiss franc was the top performer this week, the euro lagged The drop in EUR/CHF this week was partly about risk aversion but it was also about Italy. The political uncertainty as the League and 5-Star Movement try to forge a government has hurt Italian stocks and put a bid into the safe-haven Swiss
Three things weighing on the loonie USD/CAD is up more than a half-cent on Friday as a trio of reports undercut the Canadian dollar. Early in Asia-Pacific trade, US Trade Representative Lighthizer said the US, Mexico and Canada are “nowhere close” to a NAFTA deal as time starts to run out. That was followed by
We got RBA policy meeting minutes earlier, where slow wage growth was again mentioned: Wages expected to pick up gradually as leading indicators pointed to more job gains Still uncertainties remain on extent, speed of pick-up in wages and inflation Tomorrow, Wednesday 15 May 2018 Australian time, due at 0130GMT   Preview, via Westpac: There
ArticleBody Just a couple of early bank notes crossing, some comments on hwat is ahead for the ozznAustralian dollar   Via CBA: AUD/USD will likely remain firm this week supported by encouraging Chinese economic activity (Tuesday) and favourable Australian employment conditions (Thursday) for April. Risk to AUD/USD are skewed to the downside because of the
Mexico said to start selling its oil Mexico is probably the world largest user of futures for the purpose of hedging. Each year, officials at Mexico’s Minister of Finance sell billions of dollars worth of oil futures contracts in order to lock in oil prices. It’s done over months and it works better if they maintain
Comments from Canada’s Foreign Minister She adds: NAFTA deal will take as long as it takes NAFTA talks show goodwill on all sides Three nations have made a lot of progress since Monday We are definitely getting closer to the final objective The USDCAD has moved lower today (CAD strengthened), and in the process has
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