Tag Archive: forex

Natixis’ 2017 Q1 outlook on the forex market published in FX-MM

In his weekly column for FX-MM, Nordine Naam, Senior Forex Analyst at Natixis, looks back at the first quarter of 2017 and explains what’s gone wrong for the dollar since Trump’s election win. After a strong appreciation in the last quarter of 2016, the US dollar has gone back on the decline against most currencies …

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Natixis’ Nordine Naam predicts the US dollar will continue to rally under Trump’s presidency in FX-MM

  In his weekly currency forecast for FX-MM, Natixis’ senior forex analyst, Nordine Naam, analyses the markets’ movements in light of Donald Trump’s US presidential election victory. While Donald Trump’s poll-defying victory prompted a negative knee-jerk reaction elsewhere, the US dollar received a boost – as the prospect of both stronger US economic growth and …

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Natixis’ Nordine Naam predicts currency volatility following Trump’s election victory in FX-MM

In Nordine Naam’s weekly forex blog for FX-MM, Natixis’ senior forex analyst discusses the latest currency movements in light of Donald Trump’s presidential election victory. Following the result that defied the pollsters, U.S. equity markets have fallen and, in turn, so has the dollar. With this in mind, Naam believes the greenback will remain highly volatile …

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Natixis’ Juan Carlos Rodado cited in Bloomberg’s presidential election market analysis

Following Republican candidate, Donald Trump’s victory in the U.S. presidential election, the Mexican peso is heading for its worst slide since 1995. Indeed, the president-elect’s pledges to both renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and build a wall along the U.S.’s southern border secured the peso’s position as a barometer for Trump’s presidential …

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Natixis’ Nordine Naam predicts the US dollar will continue to strengthen in FX-MM

In his weekly forex review for FX&MM, Natixis’ senior forex analyst, Nordine Naam, argues the US dollar will continue to strengthen in light of myriad global stimuli. Naam sees Trump’s sliding position in the US presidential polls, and the prospect of Fed Funds rate hike in December, as factors with the capacity to bolster the greenback’s …

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BNY Mellon talks dollar demand in Global Banking & Finance Review

The summer of 2014 saw a real shift in the USD environment, with the catalyst for a sharp appreciation in the currency coming from USD from the European Central Bank’s (ECB) decision to introduce a negative deposit rate for the euro (EUR). Within days of its implementation, a rally began that subsequently saw the USD …

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Deutsche Bank’s Dieter Stynen discusses achieving clarity around FX transactions in Cash and Trade

In a recent article in Cash and Trade, Dieter Stynen – Global Transaction Banking FX at Deutsche Bank – writes about how corporates can minimise FX costs. The article explains how treasury departments contribute to goals of revenue maximisation and how one particular area – FX payments – remains an issue for them. Gulf treasurers …

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In Natixis’ latest FX-MM blog, Nordine Naam examines last week’s Brexit-fuelled forex market movements

In his weekly blog for FX-MM, Nordine Naam, Natixis’ senior forex analyst, discusses the forex market’s movements last week – with Brexit risk dominating the discussion as opinion polls swing back and forth in the final days before the UK’s referendum on EU membership. Certainly, Brexit risk has instilled market uncertainty in the run up to …

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Natixis’ 2016 outlook on the forex market published in FX-MM

In Nordine Naam’s weekly forex blog for FX-MM, Natixis’ senior forex analyst discusses the reasons behind 2016’s chaotic start. Indeed, the combination of a fall in the Chinese yuan, alongside the further correction of commodity prices, emerging currencies and leading equity indices, meant that high volatility took hold of the financial markets  – which in turn meant that the US dollar …

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Commerzbank’s Michael Rugilo and Barbara Herbert highlight the Renminbi opportunity in FX-MM Magazine

The latest fluctuations in the Chinese Renminbi (RMB) have had a significant impact on global markets. Amid slowing Chinese growth rates, European companies might – in the short term – fear adverse implications such as higher export costs and declining share prices. But writing in a feature for FX-MM Magazine, Michael Rugilo, Asia Expert for Commerzbank …

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