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Morning Report: 27 July 2017

GBP Yesterday’s volatility triggered by the US Federal Reserve’s latest rate statement sent sterling higher against USD, but also created some short lived weakness against the euro. There had been little action in the morning for the pound, with the release of preliminary Gross Domestic Product Growth for the second quarter showing that the economy […]

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Morning Report: 26 July 2017

GBP Sterling saw a short lived burst of strength against the US dollar yesterday afternoon that has since dissipated to leave GBPUSD trading slightly lower than yesterday’s open. The Confederation of British Industry’s Industrial Order Expectations index was released yesterday, and rose from a reading of 1 to a reading of 10, indicating a strong […]

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Morning Report: 25 July 2017

GBP Sterling traded up against EUR and USD yesterday, amid soft data in the eurozone and still escalating political tension in the US. No major sterling moving headlines were released, although the Office for National Statistics released data on “shrinkflation”, the phenomenon of shrinking package sizes for items. The analysis showed that thousands of items […]

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Morning Report: 24 July 2017

GBP Sterling weakened against both USD and EUR last week, but managed to put up some modicum of resistance against the greenback towards the end of the week, including Friday. This will be a quiet week for the pound, apart from one headline release in the form of Preliminary Gross Domestic Product data for the […]

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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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