Commodity currencies are beaming

  Currency Markets The US dollar has given up some of its gains overnight as investors keenness for Greenbacks has temporarily abated. The shifting dynamics around trade and tariffs does give pause for thought as US dollar…

EM Asia :Let the chips fall where they may

EM Asia: Let the chips fall where they may Malaysia  Attention will be focused on the Malaysian onshore markets this morning after PM Mahathir coalition triggered the circuit breakers and imposed a cooling off period for cash…

Loonie Looking For Further Gains

Friday May 11: Five things the markets are talking about Yesterday’s U.S inflation data, which came in lower than expected at +0.2% vs. +0.3% m/m, has possibly removed some pressure from the Fed to step…

Shaky Shaky

Shaky Shaky Holiday thinned trading conditions in Singapore and the rest of Asia today suggests liquidity will be tight. However, with headline riks evolving,  traders will remain ever so vigilant. Global equity sentiment remains a…

USD Back with a vengeance.

USD Back with a vengeance. The USD has put on a compelling show overnight as the stars align on the back of higher US Yields and a considerable reduction in the US dollars geopolitical risk…

USD/CAD – Loonie Rallies on Inflation Data

Statistics Canada data this morning showed that headline inflation in Canada slowed last month, while measures of underlying prices strengthened to their highest level in 18-months. Canada’s consumer-price index rose +1.7% y/y in January, following…