Financial Markets Review by Lloyds TSB

Sterling is relatively unchanged on the week, however this masks the intra-week volatility observed in foreign exchange trading. GBP/EUR closed at €1.0877. US data disappoint, swap rates and equities fall Sterling is relatively unchanged on the week, however this masks […]

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Gold rises as the Dollar weakens and equities tumble Gold rises as the Dollar weakens and equities tumble a weaker dollar and expectations for a build in inflation are likely

Financial Markets Review By Lloyds TSB

Gains in global equity markets and further declines in volatility provided most of the impetus for currency markets this week. The A$ and NZ$ were among the best

Technical Strategy and Economic Research by Lloyds TSB

The expected rally in base metals and soft commodities together with the rebound in equities promoted risk attraction strategies and favoured the bullish view of emerging market currencies. Latin

FX Technical Strategy Weekly by Lloyds TSB

The coming weeks look set for a range-bound market. A few weeks ago, I suggested that FX volatility was too high and could even trade in single digits

Financial Markets Review by Lloyds TSB

The dollar fell sharply against its G10 counterparts after the Fed announced that it will purchase $300bn worth of treasuries. The dollar fell sharply against its G10 counterparts after

Weekly Technical Analysis by Lloyds TSB

At the end of last week there was a sense of cautious optimism as euro dollar had failed to breach key support at 1.2400 and was travelling in