United States CFTC USD NC net positions fell from previous $179K to $113.3K

United States CFTC Gold NC net positions climbed from previous $175.6K to $190.9K

United States CFTC Oil NC net positions down to 689.4K from previous 712.3K

United Kingdom CFTC GBP NC net positions: £7.8K vs previous £14.9K

Japan CFTC JPY NC net positions climbed from previous ¥-115.5K to ¥-108.3K

European Monetary Union CFTC EUR NC net positions declined to €126.1K from previous €127.3K

Australia CFTC AUD NC net positions increased to $11.9K from previous $9.1K

US 10-Year Treasury Yields set to close break 7-week winning streak

US 10-Year Bond Yields are set to close the week lower, ending 7 weeks of rises.  Yields reached a new 4-year high on the FOMC Meeting Minutes but retreated later on. The US 10-Year Bond Yields are on course to close the week lower, at around 2.86%. The global benchmark that has bee ...

EUR/JPY slides on lower bund yields

The EUR is under pressure a kd a drop in German/EU bund yields. The JPY is a major beneficiary of USD weakness. The EUR/JPY is now trading around 131.08 in New York session, dropping by 0.40% on a slide in German bund yields and mixed EZ economic data on Friday. The benchmark 10Y German bun ...

AUD/USD ticks higher above $0.7830 as US yields slide

The AUD/USD is moving a bit higher, trading above A$0.7830, closer to the highs of the day. US bond yields are lower, pushing the US Dollar lower as the week draws to a close. The AUD/USD is trading just above $0.7830, close to the peak of the trading day at $0.7847. The pair has moved up fro ...

Oil prices rose to higher ground on Libyan outage and Saudi optimism

Oil prices rose on reports of a Libyan outage. Oil is also helped by a lower USD and upbeat comments by the Saudi Energy minister. WTI Crude Oil is trading around 63.60 in the New York session, rising by 1.32% on reports of an outage in Libyan supply and Saudi optimism. There wer ...

EUR/USD trades around $1.2300 as the Fed Report does not lift yields

The EUR/USD is trading around the round $1.2300 level, slightly in the middle of the day's trading range. The Monetary Policy Report by the Fed and various public appearances from FOMC members did not change the picture for US Monetary Policy. The EUR/USD is trading steadily around $1.230 ...

GBP/USD struggles to recapture $1.4000 as soft Brexit hopes fade

The GBP/USD is trading just below $1.4000, unable to recapture the round level. Hopes for a soft Brexit, falling US yields pushed the pair gently higher. The GBP/USD is trading just below $1.4000, after having reached a high of $.14005, that did not last for too long. Earlier, the pair made ...