The US Dollar extended its slide from last week to notch a three-day decline. This is the most consistent bearish series from the greenback since January 27th. Yet, is this correction a lasting return to its 'proper' place as the safe haven / funding currency of the past few years? Or does the impressive rally in US Treasury rates (the longest run since 2006) signify a fundamental change in role for the greenback? If the dollar is written off as an ideal funding currency given the subtle, medium-term shift in the Fed policy forecast from another round of easing to one of tightening; there are few scenarios that would facility another major bear leg. Alternatively, a swell of fear and panic will recall a seemingly unshakable role in the dollar's safe haven status. Could it be that the dollar will soon be in a bullish position regardless of risk trends...
Dollar May Soon Show Strength in ’Risk Off’ and ’Risk On’ Markets
- Nov, 26 04:08 GMT EUR/USD Reaches Towards 1.05, Yen Crosses Weigh Range vs Breakout
- Nov, 26 04:02 GMTWhat to Expect from Global Markets Through Year End
- Nov, 25 02:08 GMTDollar Loses Traction, Risk Turn Shallow, Pound Tumbles
- Nov, 25 01:39 GMTHow Traders are Taking Risk Into Holiday Conditions
- Nov, 24 04:21 GMTForex Webinar: Fundamental Forecast - Front-Loaded Event Risk and Quick Liquidity Drain
- Mar, 19 19:10 GMTFed To Drive Dollar Higher In 2012, BoE To Follow Suit
- Mar, 17 02:34 GMTDollar Starting to Bend to Euro, S&P 500, Risk Trends
- Mar, 16 02:17 GMTDoes Dollar Strength Suggest Something is Amiss with S&P 500 Climb?
- Mar, 15 01:05 GMTEURUSD and S&P 500 Divergence Will Collapse, Watch EURCHF and USDJPY
- Mar, 14 01:25 GMTS&P 500 Surges to Fresh Four Year Highs and the Dollar...Rises