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FX, Stocks: Sell In May?
By eFX News  - Apr 24, 2015

While the uptrend in US Equity markets remains intact the moving average set ups on the monthly charts, compared to history, suggests that the trend is stretched and could be susceptible to a ...

Craig Erlam
No Greek Deal Expected Today
By Craig Erlam - Apr 24, 2015

There appears to be a little optimism in the markets ahead of the European open on Friday, with indices currently seen opening around half a percentage point higher while the euro is paring some of ...

Danske Markets
Reading The Markets Sweden   
By Danske Markets - Apr 24, 2015

In our view, the most probable result of next week's RB policy meeting is a rate cut (up to 10bp) and an extended QE-program for another month (up to SEK30bn). Admittedly uncertainties are great ...

Craig Erlam
U.S. Open: Data And Earnings Dominate
By Craig Erlam - Apr 23, 2015

It’s been a tough morning for European markets on Thursday and this is likely to carry into the US session as weaker PMI readings from China and the eurozone and disappointing UK retail sales ...

Danske Markets
Danske Bank's FX Quant Strategy   
By Danske Markets - Apr 23, 2015

FX Quant Strategy provides a quantitative overview of the currency market, including several valuation tools and monitors, focusing on the FX options market. This week we recommend one FX option ...

Marshall Gittler
IronFX Daily Commentary
By Marshall Gittler - Apr 23, 2015

• Dollar firms as bond markets reverse It may have been comments by star bond market investor Bill Gross that shorting Bunds was the trade of a lifetime that sent bond yields higher yesterday. ...

US Futures Lower Ahead Of Unemployment Data
By Avatrade - Apr 23, 2015

Daily Briefing Currencies EUR/USD: The pair has formed a symmetrical triangle pattern on a 30 minute time frame. The next resistance is at 1.108 and the support is at 1.0520. USD/JPY: The pair is...

Swiss Franc Tumbled On SNB, Sterling Firm
By ActionForex - Apr 23, 2015

Sterling remains the strongest major currency this week, maintaining the gains inspired by the BoE minutes released yesterday. Meanwhile, dollar is mildly firmer after stronger than expected housing...

Danske Markets
Danske Daily - 23 April 2015   
By Danske Markets - Apr 23, 2015

Market movers today For the euro area we expect PMIs to continue to trend upwards, signalling stronger economic activity. For PMI manufacturing, the order-inventory balance strengthened in March and...

Cullen Roche
Secular Stagnation Or Low, Stable Growth?
By Cullen Roche - Apr 23, 2015

The debate over secular stagnation is all the rage today, but I want to throw out another potential option – the golden era of low and stable growth. If we look at the growth in the US economy ...