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The post-financial crisis and massive central bank stimulus that followed in developed nations has led to some of the lowest bond yields in history. In a move to find higher returns, cash has moved abroad into economies that offer higher yielding assets. Countries such as New Zealand have benefitted during these times, but with the Fed's move to scale back asset purchases in combination with slower growth in China, the four year trend may be showing signs of fundamental weakness.


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British Pound and New Zealand Dollar News

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USDJPY's return to its triangle bodes poorly for high yielding and risk-correlated assets.
USD in Yellen’s Good Graces - Rate Hike in 2015 Still Eyed
Fed Chair Yellen's commentary has proven to be supportive of the US Dollar...and of risk assets?
A Good Omen for the Greenback: USD/CAD Breaking Out Higher
All year long, USDCAD has been leading the USDOLLAR Index. USDCAD's recent move will please USDOLLAR bulls.
USD/JPY’s Triangular Coil Sets it Apart from Other USD-pairs
USDJPY continues to persist in its triangle, even as other USD-pairs have moved in tandem the past few days.
Daily Observations: GBP/NZD Readies for Breakout Higher
With USD-pairs in tumult, the GBP-crosses may be the simplest way to find exposure to a currency with a hawkish central bank.

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Date Time Currency Event Importance Actual Forecast Previous Notes
Oct 8
GBP BOE Asset Purchase Target (OCT) 375b 375b
GBP Bank of England Rate Decision (OCT 8) 0.50% 0.50%

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