Financial markets will remain preoccupied with Fed and ECB monetary policy expectations as US payrolls and Eurozone inflation data hits the wires in the week ahead.

US Dollar Forecast: US Dollar Survives Yellen Speech, Looks on to Jobs Data

The US Dollar avoided outright breakdown after Fed Chair Yellen’s speech at the Jackson Hole symposium. Jobs data is now in focus to inform rate hike speculation.

British Pound Forecast: GBP: Signs of Stability Begin to Emerge

The British Pound fell again last week, as we forecast, but signs of stability were emerging by the week-end, suggesting that its decline may have come to an end, for now.

Japanese Yen Forecast: Japanese Inflation Weak but Stable; Yen Trends Remain Elusive

The four-month range in USD/JPY continued as prices remained pinned-down near support; But will a slew of high-impact releases out of the U.S. drive risk trends that might finally bring a directional move back into the Yen?

Australian Dollar Forecast: Australian Dollar Still Looks Pinioned By Watchful RBA

The Australian Dollar gets yet another neutral fundamental call this week, simply because so many of the factors that have kept it cornered remain in play.

Canadian Dollar Forecast: CAD Running Out of Steam, Bears May Prevail

The Canadian dollar has benefitted from higher rates and the weakness in the US dollar, but has it gone too far, too soon?

Chinese Yuan Forecast: Yuan Outlook Mixed on PBOC's Guidance, Chinese PMI

PBOC’s guidance, Yuan’s funding costs as well as China’s PMI gauges will be top drivers for Yuan rates next week.

Equities Forecast: S&P 500, DAX & FTSE 100 On Soft Footing     

Global markets remain leaning on soft backdrops heading into the final week of August.

Gold Forecast: Gold Prices Press Higher as Yellen Remains Mute on Policy- NFP on Tap

Dollar weakness has helped fuel gains in gold prices with the rally now eyeing the 2017 highs. Here are the updated targets & invalidation levels that matter next week.

Crude Oil Forecast:How Hurricane Harvey Could Actually Be Bad News For Oil Price

Common sense argues that a natural disaster is Bullish for commodities. Here’s why gas is going up, but Oil may not.

Weekly Trading Forecast: Key Data Flow Keeps Fed, ECB in Focus

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