Weekly Columns & Special Reports


20 Sep: CAD Breaking Information: Loonie Rallies on Canadian CPI Beat

USD/CAD ANLAYSIS & TALKING POINTSCanadian CPI report keeps BoC on their toes.Fed rate announcement up next tomorrow.USD/CAD approaches 1.3371. CANADIAN DOLLAR FUNDAMENTAL BACKDROPThe Canadian dollar gained traction after Canadian CPI showed elevated inflation (see economic calendar below) on both core and headline prints (YoY). A major contributor has been the upside rally in crude oil


20 Sep: Bitcoin Posts a Contemporary Three-Week Excessive as Momentum Builds, Ethereum Underperforms

Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) Prices, Charts, and Analysis:Bitcoin is rallying ahead of Wednesday’s FOMC meeting.Open interest is moving higher.Learn How toTrade Cryptocurrencies Bitcoin is back above $27k today as open interest in the largest cryptocurrency by market cap continues to build. Monday’s rally saw Bitcoin OI increase by over $1billion before falling back sharply


19 Sep: Oil Value Forecast: Recent Highs as Issues About Additional Cuts from Saudi Arabia Linger

OIL PRICE FORECAST:Oil Continues to Advance as Supply Concerns and a Potential Rebound in Demand Keep Prices Elevated.Saudi Energy Minister to Provide a Further Update this Week on the Potential for Further Cuts or an Extension into 2024.IG Client Sentiment Shows Traders are 64% Net-Short on WTI at Present, Down from 79% on Thursday Last


16 Sep: US Greenback Setups: USD/CAD, USD/JPY, and AUD/USD; Main Tech Ranges Recognized

USD/CAD TECHNICAL ANALYSISBetween mid-July and early September, USD/CAD embarked on a robust uptrend, but the pair encountered resistance near the psychological 1.3700 level before reversing lower just as oil broke out to multi-month highs, a development that added some support to the Loonie given Canada’s high sensitivity to energy markets.Following the recent setback, USD/CAD is


16 Sep: USD/ZAR Worth Forecast: Mining Slowdown Weighs on Rand

RAND TALKING POINTS & ANALYSISSA mining data , US PPI, retail sales and jobless claims data pool together to limit rand upside.Michigan consumer sentiment the focal point tomorrow.USD/ZAR seeks fundamental catalyst as prices hover around key resistance zone. USD/ZAR FUNDAMENTAL BACKDROPThe rand has been steadily depreciating against the USD throughout the European session stemming from