#FXTHISWEEK

A weekly roundup of key currency movements and trends.

In under five minutes, our weekly update, #FXThisWeek, will provide you with analysis and insight on the factors and trends impacting the currencies that matter.

FX Weekly Update - December 14th, 2020

12.13.20
There is plenty to unpack this week even though the currency market has been relatively quiet. The USD has gained against most currencies as the central bank decisions around the globe to add liquidity to their respective economies has given...

FX Weekly Update - December 7th, 2020

12.07.20
The decline of the USD accelerated throughout the past week. The UK’s adoption of the COVID vaccine and the expectation that the U.S. will do the same this week has supported the expectation of a global recovery. Commodity...

FX Weekly Update - November 30th, 2020

11.30.20
We begin the week with USD coming off last week’s sell-off as the market is embracing the delivery and distribution of two of the vaccines. Saturday, United Airlines delivered the first shipment, landing in Chicago. Taking a step back...

FX Weekly Update - November 23rd, 2020

11.23.20
USD continues to weaken against most currencies. CNY and MXN gaining the most! Both of these currencies reflect two driving factors behind their assent: first, they are both manufacturing centers for the major economies and the market may be sniffing...

FX Weekly Update - November 16th, 2020

11.16.20
USD fell last week even as the equity markets moved higher and most European countries took more harsh steps closing down their economies. New Covid infections continue to climb across the globe with the exception of China. They seem to...

FX Weekly Update - November 9th, 2020

11.09.20
The U.S. election seems to be over with Joe Biden set to become the 46th president. Most media and pollsters had predicted a “Blue Wave” but that fell short with Nancy Pelosi’s Democratic House losing several seats while...

FX Weekly Update - November 2nd, 2020

11.02.20
Regardless of any economic releases this week and subsequent weeks it’s all about the U.S. Presidential election. Some states have held firm to the November 3rd voting date as the deadline and others, like Pennsylvania, have extended mail...

FX Weekly Update - October 26th, 2020

10.26.20
USD is currently opening the week where it ended on Friday but lower than the previous week, with two currencies, GBP and MXN, gaining the most. Sterling is obviously in the “hot seat” with Brexit negotiations continuing. The Peso continues...

FX Weekly Update - October 19th, 2020

10.19.20
Larry Summers (Head of the Obama Economic Council) said that the USD is not at risk of falling, even though U.S. debt continues to rise. The Bloomberg article does surprise most economists because the overall opinion along with the...

FX Weekly Update - October 12th, 2020

10.12.20
USD we saw last week trade in a very small range against nearly all currencies. The markets climbed and fell on rumors but ended the week at near record levels after news of another COVID stimulus package. Currencies dealt on...