Tag: Coronavirus

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Are Stimulus Packages Destabilising The Future?

The ongoing and incredibly politicised COVID-19 saga has thrown monetary policy into the spotlight once again. Are stimulus packages causing inflation?

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How Donald Trump’s COVID-19 Diagnosis Affects Market Sentiment

The initial announcement of Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis caused a knee jerk reaction in the stock market. Is there more volatility to come?

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How Will the FX Market React to Returning Coronavirus Lockdowns

The prospect of another wave of Coronavirus lockdowns in most developed economies seems more likely by the day, how can this affect the FX market?

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Gold Forms Shooting Star as Possible Vaccine Spurs Hope

Gold consolidated in early trading on Tuesday after reaching its highest levels since October 2012 on Monday. The yellow metal was pressured and stocks jumped amid rising risk appetite, spurred by news of a potential COVID-19 vaccine.

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GBP/USD Stabilizes After Oil Related Rout

Cable staged a modest rebound in early trading on Wednesday, after falling to a two week low on Tuesday. The US dollar was broadly boosted by its safe haven appeal following a historic crash in oil prices and further weakness in global equity markets. The price of Brent crude, the international benchmark, dropped to its […]

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EUR/USD Finds Resistance at the 200-Period SMA

EUR/USD rallied on Friday, extending its gains before reversing in early trading. Yesterday’s up move can be largely attributed to the weak dollar, which lost ground against major currencies after the shocking US jobless claims figures were released.

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What Trading Experts Say About COVID-19 and the Market Opportunities

Scandinavian Capital Markets asked a panel of trading experts the following questions: Can you share your outlook on the market for the coming months and where you would look for opportunities?