Nick Cawley

Nick Cawley


Fundamental analysis and financial markets.
Nicholas Cawley has more than 30 years of experience covering a wide range of financial markets and instruments. After nearly two decades of trading and broking a variety of fixed-income products, Nick turned his hand to reporting and analysing macro and micro events in the fixed income and foreign exchange sectors.



Cryptocurrency Chart Analysis - Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin and Ethereum

The cryptocurrency market continues to slip lower with any up-tick seemingly an opportunity to sell tokens. Bitcoin and Ripple look vulnerable to further weakness while Ethereum and Litecoin may find...

USDCHF Heads Lower on US Trade War Escalation

Thursday’s announcement of US trade sanctions on China raised the threat of retaliations from Beijing, shifting the market into full-on risk-off mode with the Swiss Franc one of the main benefi...

EURGBP Eyes January Low as BoE Decision Nears

EURGBP is on the cusp of trading at its lowest level of the year as GBP continues to rally while the single currency falters after the release of weaker-than-expected PMI data.

Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin - Updated Charts and Analysis | Webinar

The cryptocurrency market dumped then jumped over the last week, recouping all its losses. The updated price charts however still give no strong signals for the next move.

EURNZD Looking to Push Even Higher

EURNZD continues to forge higher with a fresh 3-month high within touching distance. And with the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) expected to announce no change in monetary policy later tonight, f...

Bitcoin (BTC) Chart - Bearish ’Death Cross’ May Soon Form

Bitcoin is close to making a ‘bearish cross’, a negative chart signal that indicates lower prices on the horizon.

UK Inflation Falls; GBP Now Eyes Wages Data and Bank of England

Sterling edged lower after UK inflation data came in below expectations but any moves should be muted with UK wage data and policy announcements from the BoE and FOMC all out within the next two days.

UK Market Webinar: A Packed Week of Important Data and Releases

A potentially volatile week ahead with the latest BOE monetary policy release, UK inflation and wages data and an important update on EU/UK Brexit negotiations. And across the pond, the latest FOMC m...

Ripple (XRP) Bounce Back Should be Treated with Caution

After falling to a three-month low over the weekend, Ripple rebounded sharply as buyers took control of the market. But will it last?

Weekly Trading Forecast: All Eyes on Fed Policy Announcement

A much-anticipated monetary policy announcement from the Federal Reserve will shape price action across financial markets in the week ahead.

GBP: From Famine to Feast - BOE, Hard Data and Brexit

Sterling traders will be happy to see a raft of potentially market moving releases and events next week after a week of twiddling their thumbs.

Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin Prices & Charts - Beware Weekend Volatility

A round of short-covering/bottom-fishing has stabilized prices but beware of weekend volatility, both ways.

Sterling (GBP) Faces a Pivotal Week Ahead, BoE and Brexit Collide

The short- to medium-term direction of Sterling may well be decided next week with important EU/UK Brexit talks ending a week of potentially market moving hard data and the latest BoE monetary policy...

Sterling (GBP) Stuck Between Russia And Brexit

Sterling remains range bound, buffeted by ongoing concerns over the Russian spy crisis and buoyed by Brexit news flow.

Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin Price Meltdown; Are Markets Oversold?

The cryptocurrency market has fallen yet again, recording double-digit losses as the recent sell-off intensifies, and charts suggest that further falls lie ahead.

Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin - Latest Charts Look Weak | Webinar

The sell-off in the cryptocurrency market continues, not helped by Google banning ICO and cryptocurrency advertising and a shot across the bows from the IMF.

Google Clampdown on Cryptocurrency and ICO Advertising

Internet search engine giant Google has announced that it will be restricting advertising for a raft of financial products including cryptocurrencies and ICOs

USD Waits Patiently For The Latest US Inflation Release

The USDGBP trading range is narrowing as recent uptrend and downtrend lines converge. Will today’s US inflation release give the pair motivation to break-out or will markets wait for next week&...

UK Market Webinar: No Data But Brexit May Still Provide Volatility

An empty UK data calendar may leave traders frustrated but the UK Spring Budget and Brexit talks may add some volatility into the marketplace.

Litecoin (LTC) Chart Suggests Rally May Still Have Legs

Litecoin‘s bounce off technical support may point to higher prices in the short-term, especially if the recent downtrend is broken conclusively.