Forex Fundamental Analysis and News

Forex Fundamental Analysis and News attempts to gauge the overall state of the economy, by evaluating factors such as interest rates, production, earnings, and investor confidence. Forex Fundamental Analysis and News attempts to determine the real value of a currency based on the condition of the factors underlying the respective economy.

Daily Forex News

Morning Briefing: Tuesday 21, April 2015

AUD declines on RBA rate cut expectations

The Forex market has been really quiet overnight, most of the G-10 currencies remained flat across the board to the exception of the Greenback and the Aussie.

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Calendar

Economic Calendar: Tuesday 21 April 2015

Last updated at 11:04am

  • Germany

    ZEW Current Situation Survey

    Medium Impact
    Previous: 55.1Forecast: 70.2Actual: 56.5

    The current situation indicator gauges the current health of the German economy. It is compiled using the number of positive responses minus the negative ones from experts regarding the current situation.

  • Germany

    ZEW Expectations

    Medium Impact
    Previous: 54.8Forecast: 55.3Actual: 53.3

    Experts are asked to give a qualitative assessment of the direction of inflation, interest rates, exchange rates and the stock market in the next six months. Thus the indicator provides a medium-term forecast for the economy.

  • Euro Zone

    ZEW Expectations

    Medium Impact
    Previous: 62.4Forecast: -Actual: 64.8

    Experts are asked to give a qualitative assessment of the direction of inflation, interest rates, exchange rates and the stock market in the next six months. Thus the indicator provides a medium-term forecast for the economy.

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Forecast

Weekly Forecast: 14 May 2014

Yen slips as investors take on risk

Emman Xuereb

Global equity markets rallied at the start of the week dampening demand for safe-haven assets. The yen slipped for the third consecutive day on Tuesday versus the dollar on signs that tensions between Russia and Ukraine were abating.

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