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Forex Forecast: EURUSD, FOMC and Crimea Present Different Fundamental Risks

Forex Forecast: EURUSD, FOMC and Crimea Present Different Fundamental Risks

2014-03-17 17:39:00
John Kicklighter, Chief Strategist
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Talking Points:

• Top scheduled event risk this week is the FOMC rate decision expected to end with another $10B Taper

• Geopolitical tensions continue to boil with the Crimea vote, but the market response was unexpected

EURUSD's drive may have stronger convictions than many expected via reserve diversification

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Chief Strategist John Kicklighter discusses the top Forex fundamental themes for the coming week of trading. These sessions are held live every Monday at 16:30 GMT. Carrying forward the volatility of last week, the markets are still attempting to sort out heavy fundamental waves to generate consistent trends. Risk trends maintain the greatest potential to corral investors to a single outlook, but the Crimea response shows a strong predilection for complacency. We look over the speculative health of the market, the upcoming FOMC rate decision, the EURUSD's persistent advance and other key event risk in this week's fundamental webinar.

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