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09/02/2016 - Mixed Markets - Market Wrap Up

EUR/USD higher to 1.1222, GBP/USD flat at 1.442 and AUD/USD lower at 0.7029.

Market Wrap Up

Iran Dumps Petrodollar, Wants Euros for All Oil Sales

The war against the dollar continues

Reuters has reported that Iran is requesting euros for all new and outstanding oil payments. Another nail in the dollar’s coffin… 269 more words


USD - Notes (Video)

Recently I have been asked several questions about using notes within Unified Service Desk for Microsoft Dynamics CRM, I have previously created a blog post on this, which you can find… 43 more words


Payrolls in U.S. Climb as Jobless Rate Declines, Wages Rise - Bloomberg Business

  • Unemployment drops to an almost eight-year low of 4.9 percent

  • Hourly earnings increase 2.5 percent from a year earlier

Job growth settled into a more sustainable pace in January and the unemployment rate dropped to an almost eight-year low of 4.9 percent, signs of a resilient labor market that’s causing wage growth to stir. 664 more words


US Payrolls: Quick Take - CIBC

One observation doesn’t make a trend and today’s below consensus payroll figure doesn’t change the fact that they’ve been growing at a solid pace recently. Non-farm payrolls grew 151K in January, a deceleration from the downwardly revised 262K in December (previously 292K) 147 more words


US Employment Report | Current Market Sentiment - Jarratt Davis

There is no trade call for the session. We will await the US Employment report later during the NY session. Yesterday during New York, the BOE vote split changed back to 9-0 with McCafferty no longer voting for a hike.  279 more words


What Will Trigger The Next Upward Leg In USD? - Morgan Stanley

What will trigger the next upward leg in USD? The answer, according to Morgan Stanley, is in China’s hands. 

Our thesis, is that ahead of the lunar New Year (Feb 8) and China hosting the G20 (Feb 26-27), there is a strong incentive for policymakers to keep RMB stable.  279 more words