Sr. Currency Strategist at DailyFX
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Christopher Vecchio is a senior currency strategist at DailyFX. He has been trading equities since 2004 and forex since 2008.

Christopher has consulted multi-national firms on FX hedging and has lectured at Duke Law School on FX derivatives trading. He focuses on both ... more

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Central Bank Watch: Fed Speeches, Interest Rate Expectations Update; January Fed Meeting Preview
Rates markets are anticipating the Federal Reserve to hike rates by 25-bps in March, as soon as the QE taper is finished.
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Weekly Fundamental US Dollar Forecast: Will The Fed Derail The Dollar Rebound?
The US dollar snapped back last week, with the DXY Index closing up by +0.49%, nearly eradicating its losses month-to-date (although it remains -0.04% lower in January). The upcoming week’s economic calendar will prove consequential.
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Euro Technical Analysis: Next Leg Lower Beginning? Setups For EUR/GBP, EUR/JPY, EUR/USD
Technical evidence is accumulating that the Euro’s resiliency is in the rearview mirror.
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Central Bank Watch: BOE & ECB Interest Rate Expectations Update
The BOE looks ready to steam ahead with several rate hikes in 2022, as rates markets are currently pricing in at least four moves by December.
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FX Week Ahead: Fed Chair Testimony; China CPI, Loans; US Inflation Rate; US Retail Sales; UK GDP
The turn into the middle of January brings forth a US-centric docket of economic data and events; all eyes are on the December US inflation report (CPI).
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Weekly Fundamental US Dollar Forecast: Inflation Data In Focus After FOMC Minutes, NFP
The first week of the year proved to be disappointing for the US dollar. While the DXY Index added +0.07%, most of its gains were given back by the end of the week following the middling December US jobs report. 
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ABX Barrick Gold Corporation (Old)
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index
EZU iShares MSCI EMU Index Fund
FXA CurrencyShares Australian Dollar Trust
FXB CurrencyShares British Pound Sterling Trust
FXC CurrencyShares Canadian Dollar Trust
FXE Euro Currency Trust
FXF CurrencyShares Swiss Franc Trust
FXS CurrencyShares Swedish Krona Trust
FXY CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust
GLD SPDR Gold Trust ETF
GOLD Barrick Gold Corporation
IAU iShares COMEX Gold Trust
SLV iShares Silver Trust
UDN PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bearish Fund
UUP PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund
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Senior Strategist
DailyFX
July 2014 - Present (7 years 8 months)
Currency Analyst
DailyFX
May 2008 - July 2014 (6 years 4 months)

Education

Lafayette College
B.A.
Political Science, Economics

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