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The BoE is yet another central bank fanning the rate speculation flames, lifting the Pound and suppressing the Dollar. Will the Fed revive the Greenback?

US Dollar Forecast: FOMC Set to Start Quantitative Tightening - How Will Bonds, USD Respond?

Next week brings a Pivotal Federal Reserve meeting where the bank may look to begin balance sheet reduction. This is QE in reverse, and questions abound for how it might roll-out.

British Pound Forecast: The Central Bank Clears the Path for Rate Hikes

Sterling has enjoyed a stellar week after Bank of England Governor Mark Carney’s hawkish rhetoric opened the way for an interest rate hike ahead of market expectations.

Japanese Yen Forecast: Japanese Yen May Lose Out If Fed Keeps A Rate Hike In Focus

The coming week will see monetary policy meetings at both the US Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan but there are no prizes for guessing which will be more important for Japanese Yen trade.

Australian Dollar Forecast: Australian Dollar Looks Stuck, Albeit Close to New Highs

The Australian Dollar hasn’t moved far down from its 2017 peaks and there isn’t a compelling argument to suppose that it will do so this week.

Equities Forecast: S&P 500 at Risk of FOMC; DAX Looking Higher, FTSE 100 Lower

FOMC next week to impact risk and S&P 500, DAX looks poised for further gains after last week’s breakout while the FTSE 100 goes its own way on a break of important support.

Gold Forecast: Gold Price Forecast Hinges on Fed Rate Decision, Policy Outlook

Gold prices snapped a three-week winning streak and have carved out a clean monthly opening range. Here are the updated targets & invalidation levels that matter.

Crude Oil Forecast: Upgraded Demand Forecasts Gives Crude Best Week Since July

Despite heading for the first weekly gain since July, Crude Oil pushed lower from a strong downward trendline on Hurricane Irma risk.

Trading Forecast: The Monetary Policy Race Heats Up, Now the Fed

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