EUR/USD chart offers some insight

25 June 2020

People are always looking for insight on what’s going on in the world. Investors spell out the economic news with a view to establishing a connection with price rises in the stock exchanges. Currency traders also present their own arguments, either for or against, in order to justify their predictio...


Losing streak for the euro

22 June 2020

The euro has experienced some ill fortune as of late, losing ground to its main rivals last week, with the notable exception of the pound sterling. The single currency’s fall reflects the return of risk aversion on the foreign exchange market resulting from a combination of health crisis woes, geopo...


EUR/ILS: the pair’s bearish supercycle isn’t over yet

19 June 2020

The EUR/ILS pair’s evolution must be understood in cycles. In 2007, the pair (euro/shekel) had reached a historic high of 5.95, prior to the global financial crisis, which gave rise to a long-term bear cycle. Setbacks on the European end of things, from the banking crisis, to Greece’s collapse in 20...


EUR/GBP: risk of no-deal Brexit looms large again

15 June 2020

There are the risks we know about – the inevitable bankruptcies, rising unemployment, a new wave of the virus taking shape in several American states, such as Texas and Florida – and then there are the risks we know less about, which could generate substantial volatility on the foreign exchange mark...


EUR/GBP: experiencing some turbulence

12 June 2020

The EUR/GBP currency pair has become something of a plaything, reflecting political conflicts, economic challenges and, of course, changing sentiments in the United Kingdom and the European Union over the last few years. 


EUR/USD: unexpected turnaround

10 June 2020

It's the ECB effect. The euro registered its longest uninterrupted rise against the US dollar for ten years last week. Since the start of the coronavirus crisis the single currency had been moving within a wide range between 1.07 and 1.12 with a pivot point at around 1.10. In the space of a few sess...