USD/CAD Forecast Jan. 1-5 2018

Dollar/CAD collapsed in the last week of 2017, falling back two months. The loonie enjoyed rising oil prices and the weakness of the USD. After no Canadian figures were released in the holiday week, the first week of 2018 provides the all-important jobs report and quite a few other indicators.  Here are the highlights and an […]

AUD/USD Forecast Jan. 1-5 2018

The Australian dollar moved on, higher and higher, enjoying the holiday week to close 2017 on a positive note. Will this continue into 2018? The new year starts with figures from both China and Australia Here are the highlights of the week and an updated technical analysis for AUD/USD. Prices of copper went up and with nothing […]

GBP/USD Forecast Jan. 1-5 2018

GBP/USD advanced in the final week of 2017, taking advantage of the weakness of the US dollar and closing just above 1.35. Will this continue into 2018? Apart from the return of liquidity, we have lots of economic indicators, with the PMIs standing out. Here are the key events and an updated technical analysis for GBP/USD. […]

Thanks Ireland: The Amicable Divorce

We all know that politics makes strange bedfellows, but in the case of Britain negotiating with EU over Brexit, those bedfellows could be no stranger. After months of stalled talks, Britain’s Theresa May and EU President Jean-Claude Juncker may have pulled a rabbit out of the hat. For what seemed a lifetime, the two sides […]