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.



Webinar: Bitcoin Themes, Strategy and Trading Ideas

After making yet another all-time high, Bitcoin (BTC) has faded lower as markets take stock of the latest rally – will the charts signal the next move?

EUR/USD Nudges Lower As Euro-Zone Economic Sentiment Falls

The latest ZEW survey showed headline economic sentiment in Germany and the Euro-Zone falling from last month and missing expectations.

Bitcoin: Is The Short-Term High Now in Place?

After making yet another all-time high, Bitcoin (BTC) has given back over $700 in the last few days, as profit-taking takes hold.

Weekly Trading Forecast: All Eyes on Jackson Hole Symposium

Financial markets may be singularly focused on the Fed's annual conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming amid a lull in top-tier data flow but politics remain a wildcard.

NZD Boosted by Risk-on Sentiment But Weakness Remains

The New Zealand dollar benefitted from a bout of risk-on sentiment this week while mixed producer price data was largely ignored. ButKiwi weakness still remains the favored theme.

Webinar: A Look at Next Week’s Important UK Data and Releases

The latest look at UK second quarter GDP dominates the calendar but public finance data may give us a clue to the health of the UK economy as well.

EUR/USD Downside to Continue on Single Currency Worries

The current weakness in EUR/USD is set to continue after recent ECB commentary makes monetary tightening a distant prospect.

Bitcoin Price Hits New High; Overall Market Capitalization Soars

Bitcoin (BTC) continues to make new highs, dragging a wide range of altcoins along with it.

GBP Remains Under Pressure on Subdued UK Retail Sales Data

GBP/USD remains under 1.29000 after the latest batch of retail sales data offers a mixed message, leaving Sterling vulnerable to the downside.

Webinar: Bitcoin Trading and Strategy in Volatile Markets

The price of digital currency Bitcoin (BTC) has been jumping and slumping in the last few sessions and is now throwing up a few technical signals.

Webinar: Bitcoin Trading and Strategy in Volatile Markets

The price of digital currency Bitcoin (BTC) has been jumping and slumping in the last few sessions and is now throwing up a few technical signals.

GBP Bounces on Strong UK Jobs and Wages Data

GBP/USD found some relief after recent losses and pushed higher on better-than-anticipated UK jobs and wages data.

EUR/USD Under Downward Pressure Ahead of FOMC Minutes

The Euro–Zone economy continues to grow at a decent clip, data to be released later today will confirm, but attention will quickly turn to the release of the FOMC minutes.

Webinar: DailyFX European Desk Round Table: USD Staging Turnaround versus EUR, GBP

Join DailyFX strategists Christopher Vecchio, Martin Essex, and Nick Cawley for a discussion on the major influences out of Europe impacting FX markets.

Bitcoin Slumps after Surging to New High as Sellers Strike

Bitcoin (BTC) rallied to a fresh all-time high in Asian trade but fell by over USD400 as Europe entered the fray.

Webinar: A Look at the Latest UK Inflation Data, Will it Support GBP?

The latest official UK inflation release will be closely parsed as investors look for clues as to when the Bank of England may consider hiking interest rates.

GBP Weak Ahead of Data Deluge and Heightened UK Political Risks

GBP/USD continues to point to the downside as the market braces itself for UK inflation and jobs data as well as the release of the first of up to 12 official Brexit position papers.

Bitcoin Soars Above $4,100; NEO Enters the Top Five

Bitcoin (BTC) continues its post hard fork rally, printing a new high just under $4200 in Asian trading hours with calls for $5,000 or higher becoming louder.

Weekly Trading Forecast: War Worries May Overshadow Key Data Flow

Financial markets may be forced away from focusing on a slew of top-tier economic news as fiery rhetoric continues to flow from Washington DC in the week ahead.

NZD Sits in Oversold Territory And May Remain There Longer

The recent jawboning by RBNZ assistant governor John McDermott sent the Kiwi lower despite the central bank’s decision to keep interest rates unchanged.