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Morning Report: 20 April 2018

GBP. Sterling had an interesting session yesterday, at first taking poor retail sales data on the chin and rallying slightly, before taking a pummelling overnight as Mark Carney once again raised the prospect of the Bank of England holding rates in May. Carney’s statements to the BBC come after a fairly hawkish previous series of statements, […]

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Ochtendrapport vrijdag 20 april 2018

EUR. Gisteren was een vrij goede dag voor de euro waarbij de eenheidsmunt slechts tegenover een handjevol valuta, zoals USD en JPY, verliezen hoefde te incasseren. Dit ondanks dat er weer een set teleurstellende data-uitgaven verscheen met een afnemend overschot op de lopende rekening voor februari. De Duitse Producenten Prijs Index kwam marginaal onder verwachtingen […]

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Informe de mercado: 20 de abril de 2018

EUR. Ayer, el euro tuvo un día relativamente bueno, y pese a publicarse unos datos sobre el superávit del saldo por cuenta corriente de la eurozona en febrero que demuestran su deterioro, tan sólo perdió algo de terreno frente a algunas divisas del G10 como USD y JPY. El IPP intermensual en Alemania de esta […]

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Morning Report: 19 April 2018

GBP. Sterling took another heavy knock yesterday as the week’s second major data release, Consumer Price Index inflation, missed expectations. Headline CPI inflation fell to 2.5% year on year, significantly lower than the 2.7% expected, while Core Inflation, which excludes fuel, fell to 2.3%. Yesterday’s big inflation miss will be a spanner in the works […]

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Informe de mercado: 19 de abril de 2018

EUR. El euro pareció perder pie durante el mediodía de ayer, pero acabó cerrando prácticamente sin cambios frente al USD y ligeramente por encima de otras divisas del G10. Los datos definitivos del índice de precios al consumo resultaron algo flojos, quedándose en 1,3% y demostrando que las presiones inflacionarias siguen siendo débiles en la […]

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Morning Report: 18 April 2018

GBP. Sterling remains below yesterday’s open against both EUR and USD, having reached post Brexit highs against the greenback yesterday morning before selling off after UK labour market data. Although Unemployment fell to a fresh low of just 4.2%, wage growth including bonuses did not accelerate as expected. The week is far from over for sterling, […]

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Informe de mercado: 18 de abril 2018

EUR. El euro se debilitó ayer ligeramente en comparación con el dólar, ya que otros datos de la encuesta sugirieron un enfriamiento sustancial en el crecimiento de la eurozona. Se publicó la encuesta ZEW y mostró otro deterioro sustancial en el índice del sentimiento económico alemán, que cayó a -8.2 en abril. El componente del […]

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Morning Report: 17 April 2018

EUR. The euro was out of the spotlight yesterday and weakened against sterling, but took advantage of the continued rout in the US dollar. Aside from a 0.0% month on month print for the German Wholesale Price Index, no major data was released. Today at 10:00 GMT, the widely followed ZEW Economic Sentiment Survey will be […]

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Ranko Berich

Ranko Berich

Ranko Berich is Head of Market Analysis at Monex Europe. He is a respected macroeconomic commentator, combining incisive market insight with a deep understanding of global economic and political events.

Ranko leads our team of analysts, providing commentary and insight on the markets as news breaks.

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