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USD Up, JPY Down after stellar NFP changes US rate Expectations; quiet Day ahead

| 08 August, 2022 at 10:27 GMT | Marshall Gittler

Rates as of 05:00 GMT Market Recap It all came down to Friday’s spectacular US...

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GBP Down as BoE forecasts Recession; US NFP

| 05 August, 2022 at 10:34 GMT | Marshall Gittler

Rates as of 05:00 GMT Market Recap The Bank of England demonstrated that it’s...

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JPY falls further, Commodity Currencies recover on better-than-expected Data; Bank of England meeting

| 04 August, 2022 at 11:45 GMT | Marshall Gittler

Rates as of 05:00 GMT Market Recap After two consecutive quarters of negative GDP...

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Fed pushback sends rate Expectations & USD Higher, JPY Lower; service-sector PMIs, OPEC+ meeting

| 03 August, 2022 at 10:55 GMT | Marshall Gittler

Rates as of 05:00 GMT Market Recap Well, I feel vindicated! Several Fed officials...

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JPY Continues to Strengthen on thoughts of Weak US economy; JOLTS Report

| 02 August, 2022 at 11:14 GMT | Marshall Gittler

Rates as of 05:00 GMT Market Recap It’s said in the market that USD/JPY “goes...

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USD/JPY Set to Edge Lower?

| 03 September, 2021 at 12:19 GMT | Frank Walbaum

USDJPY: the USDJPY could move lower today as the latest Nonfarm Payroll release in the USA is...

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USD/JPY Set to Edge Higher?

| 03 February, 2021 at 14:06 GMT | Frank Walbaum

The dollar traded near a two-month high versus the euro and turned bullish against most major on...

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USD/JPY Set For More Losses

| 25 January, 2021 at 16:09 GMT | Frank Walbaum

The dollar is likely to continue to depreciate as Joe Biden moves forward with his stimulus plan...

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USD/JPY Set to Edge Lower?

| 18 January, 2021 at 12:55 GMT | Frank Walbaum

The USD is currently gaining momentum but as stock markets are seemingly depreciating, we might...

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Will Oil Turn Lower Again?

| 11 November, 2020 at 13:39 GMT | Frank Walbaum

The USD is currently showing momentum again and it looks like it has found a bottom against the...

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US Consumer Price Index (CPI) Headlines This Week | 8th of August 2022

08 August, 2022 at 09:23 GMT

The punch bowl, the put, and now what?

| 05 August, 2022 at 15:42 GMT | Marshall Gittler

In October 1955, Fed Chair William McChesney Martin, Jr. delivered a speech to the New York...

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Is the US really in a recession?

| 29 July, 2022 at 15:25 GMT | Marshall Gittler

The US just registered two consecutive quarters of “negative growth” – an awkward phrase...

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75 or 100?

| 22 July, 2022 at 15:51 GMT | Marshall Gittler

Early in June I wrote a weekly outlook, Is 50 the new 25? It looks like I was right – the...

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ECB behind the curve

| 15 July, 2022 at 15:26 GMT | Marshall Gittler

Investors are laser-focused on two things: inflation and central banks’ reaction to it. ...

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Time to trade in the euro?

| 08 July, 2022 at 15:28 GMT | Marshall Gittler

We got lots of trade and current account data this past week: German trade balance (Mon), the...

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Microsoft vs Meta Platforms: Who will Rule the Metaverse?

| 09 May, 2022 at 14:59 GMT | BDSwiss

The Metaverse has gone from an idea, to a trend to the next big technology frontier in the span...

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US-Russia Trade War: Market Impact and Possible Outcomes

| 21 March, 2022 at 10:19 GMT | BDSwiss

As Russia continues to wage war on neighbouring Ukraine, there’s a second war front that’s...

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March ECB meeting: hawkishly neutral?

| 09 March, 2022 at 16:08 GMT | Marshall Gittler

This will be a difficult meeting for the European Central Bank (ECB). At their last meeting just...

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Russia-Ukraine Crisis: Its Effect on Global Markets and What Happens Next

| 25 February, 2022 at 10:38 GMT | BDSwiss

Over the past year, Russia has been tightening its military grip around Ukraine, however,...

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Microsoft Surpasses Earnings Expectations: What Can We Expect From MSFT?

| 14 February, 2022 at 06:00 GMT | BDSwiss

Microsoft has been a household tech name for decades, having created ‘Windows’, one of the...

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| 16 December, 2021 at 08:00 GMT | Marshall Gittler

Monetary policy divergence to drive currencies The American baseball manager and philosopher...

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Germany’s Election: What it means for Germany and Europe

| 24 August, 2021 at 09:12 GMT | Marshall Gittler

The German federal election will take place on Sep. 26th. This is the first such election in 16...

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Global Market Outlook 2021: What Major Forex Trends Can We Expect?

| 29 January, 2021 at 14:12 GMT | Marshall Gittler

In 2020, the foreign exchange market was heavily impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, emergency...

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Global Market Outlook Q4 2020: Exclusive Market Insights & Forecasts

| 12 October, 2020 at 17:45 GMT | Marshall Gittler

Here’s Why The Dollar Could Crash by the End of 2020 As the US elections on 3 November...

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Global Market Outlook 2020: Exclusive Market Insights & Forecasts

| 20 January, 2020 at 09:00 GMT | Marshall Gittler

The year that just ended has been one of political turmoil, global uncertainty caused by...

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Marshall Gittler is a leading fundamental analyst of global economies and markets with over 30 years of experience in the financial industry. His career spans high-profile positions in elite investment banks, international securities firms including UBS, Merrill Lynch, Bank of America, Deutsche Bank, Bank of China. As a distinguished investments strategist, economist and financial contributor trusted by established economic institutions, he has been featured on global news agencies such as Reuters, Marketwatch amongst others, while he also appeared on CNN, BBC and Bloomberg News. Marshall Gittler has established himself as a global thought leader for BDSwiss clients delivering insightful daily market briefs, exclusive projections and detailed overviews and reports.

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Frank Walbaum is an experienced trader, portfolio manager and senior technical analyst. Frank has single-handedly managed a €450 million Forex fund and is now a full-time currency trader and manages his own FX portfolio. Frank dissects charts and sentiment to provide actionable trading opportunities across different asset classes. Specialising in technical market analysis and research with a focus on the Asian markets, his areas of expertise include forex, precious metals, commodities and global stocks. Frank delivers daily morning briefs and real-time analysis during key market events via his daily webinars in English and German, exclusively for BDSwiss clients.

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Market Analyst

Joaquim Almeida is a seasoned Fundamental Analyst with a focus on LATAM markets. Joaquim holds a bachelor's degree in Political Science and an MA in European Public Policy. In 2014, Joaquim completed his post-graduate studies in Investments and Financial Markets and went on to work for a number of reputable financial institutions. A keen follower of macroeconomic events, with a strong professional background in finance, Joaquim is well versed in the various factors affecting the currency markets and is able to provide up-to-the-minute analysis and actionable commentary exclusively for BDSwiss clients via his live educational webinar series in Portuguese.

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