Simple risk trends loosened their grip on the FX markets this past year to be partly replaced by increased speculation surrounding monetary policy – from expectations of more stimulus to pricing in a return of rate hikes. Heading into 2014, the threat of volatility is building as risk exposure has flown beyond traditional fundamentals and complacency in steady QE programs evaporates. Below are the DailyFX Top Trading Opportunities of 2014.

John Kicklighter, Chief Currency Strategist

USDCHF | AUDNZD – Changing of the Monetary Policy Guard

David Rodriguez, Quantitative Strategist

USDJPY - If it Ain't Broke, Why Fix It? Japanese Yen Remains My Top Trade

Jamie Saettele, CMT, Senior Technical Strategist

EURNZD | AUDNZD | USDCAD – Lots of Room in Historical Ranges

Kristian Kerr, Senior Currency Strategist

USDSGD - Inching Towards a Minsky Moment?

Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist

EURUSD – Looking Past “Taper” Speculation at Fed vs. ECB Policy Trends

Michael Boutros, Currency Strategist

GBPJPY | GBPCAD - Breakouts Supported by Diverging Monetary Policy Outlooks in Focus

David Song, Currency Analyst

EURGBP | AUDNZD - Sticking With Long-Term Trends In 2013

Christopher Vecchio, Currency Analyst

GBPNZD – The Other Great Rotation

Written by the DailyFX Research team.

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