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Curb Your Peak Dollar Enthusiasm
A look at why the dollar is more likely to retest its highs than correct much lower.
FX Daily: Silent End To A Loud Week
The economic calendar does not offer much today. EUR/USD is stretching to the lowest levels since mid-July, not far from parity, which will not please the European Central Bank.
Central Bank Of Turkey Surprises With A 100bp Rate Cut
Unlike virtually all other central banks around the world, Turkish authorities have addressed inflationary pressures through a complex set of measures this year – largely targeting credit growth.
Asia Week Ahead: Key Central Bank Moves And Inflation Reports
The coming week features key central bank decisions from the Bank of Korea and Bank Indonesia, plus inflation data from Japan and Singapore.
Philippines’ Central Bank Hikes Rates 50bp To Cool Red Hot Inflation
Bangko Sentra ng Pilipinas (BSP) retained its hawkish bias, hiking policy rates by 50bp today. BSP has raised rates by 175bp so far and BSP Governor Felipe Medalla suggested that policymakers may not be done tightening just yet.
FX Daily: Three FX Takeaways From The FOMC Minutes
Last night's release of the July 27, FOMC minutes was perhaps not the financial market bombshell that some were thinking. Yet we read three important takeaways for the FX market.




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G10 FX Week Ahead: Moving On Up
Stronger-than-expected growth in China, de-escalating tensions in the Middle East and the signing of the Sino-American phase-one deal should all pave the way for a good week for risk sentiment.

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