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XAU/USD bulls point to further US dollar weakness
January 14, 2022

XAU/USD bulls point to further US dollar weakness Potential catalysts for the day ahead will come during the US session with New York Fed President John Williams and retail sales in the United States. The Fed will then enter a shutdown until its next interest rate decision later this month. This makes the US data

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BOJ debates possible rate hike messages as inflation rises
January 14, 2022

BOJ debates possible rate hike messages as inflation rises Bank of Japan policymakers are debating how quickly they can telegraph a possible rate hike that could come before inflation hits the bank’s target of 2%, the source said. While an actual rate hike is unlikely to be imminent and the BOJ is expected to remain

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EUR/USD swings between 1.1400 as ECB-Fed fight intensifies after US inflation
January 13, 2022

EUR/USD swings between 1.1400 as ECB-Fed fight intensifies after US inflation EUR/USD is balanced around the highest level since mid-November early Thursday morning in Europe. Major currency pairs made the biggest jump in 5 weeks the previous day as the US dollar fell to multi-day lows as inflation data matched expectations, causing market challenges causing

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Consumer prices in the United States are growing at their fastest rate in nearly 40 years
January 13, 2022

Consumer prices in the United States are growing at their fastest rate in nearly 40 years High demand and tight supply of key commodities such as autos are driving the rise, prompting policymakers to act. The US central bank is expected to raise interest rates this year. Rising borrowing costs are aimed at reducing demand

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USA T-bond yields, S&P 500 Futures portray pre-Inflation anxiety
January 12, 2022

USA T-bond yields, S&P 500 Futures portray pre-Inflation anxiety Global markets began to slow on Wednesday as key US inflation cautious sentiment probed earlier optimism fueled by US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. The risk appetite also defies concerns about the coronavirus with links to South Africa, specifically Omicron, as well as CPI/PPI data from

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