What Are the Asset Allocation Implications of a Persistently Weak Dollar? [CHARTS]

We’ve been arguing since the end of 2016 that we could be in for a sustained period of USD weakness and the markets have so far in 2017 delivered just that. Indeed, even with the USD having its worst start to the year since 1985, 1) baked-in higher budget deficits, 2) the heightened prospect of a… Please follow and like us:

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Forex reserves increase for the sixth consecutive month

A teller counts and arranges dollar notes at an Agricultural Bank of China branch in Qionghai, Hainan province. [Photo/China Daily] China’s foreign exchange reserves grew for a sixth consecutive month in July, as a stronger yuan and strengthened oversight over outbound investment helped curb capital outflows. The forex reserves rose by $3.2 billion over June to… Please follow and like us:

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TODAY’S FOREX BUZZ WORD MAJOR CURRENCY PAIR 5.31.17

TODAY’S FOREX BUZZ WORD MAJOR CURRENCY PAIR 5.31.17 A DAILY SOCIAL TRADING EVENT BUZ INVESTORS MAJOR CURRENCY PAIR 5.31.17 This morning, the greenback is trading mostly lower against most of the major currencies, ahead of the US Fed’s Beige Book report and pending home sales data, slated to release in a few hours. The EUR is… Please follow and like us:

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TODAY’S FOREX BUZWORD MAJOR CURRENCY PAIR 4.4.17

TODAY’S FOREX BUZWORD MAJOR CURRENCY PAIR 4.4.17 A DAILY SOCIAL TRADING EVENT BUZ INVESTORS MAJOR CURRENCY PAIR 4.4.17 This morning, the greenback is trading higher against most of the major currencies, ahead of US trade balance, factory orders and final durable goods orders data, all slated to release in a few hours. The EUR is trading… Please follow and like us:

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