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Gold investors are the most happiest this year

Back in the fourth quarter of 2015, when the Federal Reserve was contemplating hiking rates, many expected gold prices to fall. The bearish sentiment picked as gold prices fell nearly 10% between September 12 2015 and November 23 2015 on increasing chatter about the historic Fed rate hike. By December 2015, gold...

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Fed is optimistic but no hike hints – USD rises and then falls

The Federal Reserve sees a slightly more optimistic picture, especially regarding the global economy. However, there is no rate hike expected in June. They only mention international developments as part of the considerations but not as a risk. The view about inflation and employment is relatively positive and mostly ...

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Forex – Yen slightly weaker in light Asian data day

USD/JPY changed hands at 113.28, up 0.02%, while AUD/USD traded at 0.7150, down 0.10%. The Reuters Tankan Index for February came in at 7 from 6 in the previous month. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback's strength against a trade-weighted ...

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AUD/USD – Aussie Higher As Markets Eye Fed, RBA

The Australian dollar has gains on Wednesday, as AUD/USD trades at the 0.71 line in the European session. In economic events, Australian Westpac Consumer Sentiment posted a sharp gain of 4.2%. On Wednesday, market focus will be on the central banks of the ...

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People Can No Longer Buy Retail Gold Coins”

This is why we advise clients to directly own physical gold and silver coins and bars en bailment (allocated ... Indeed, when you fade out the daily, weekly and indeed monthly noise and focus on the quarterly and indeed the annual demand trends, it ...

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Gold – A Tumultuous Week Ahead

Expect a tumultuous week ahead for gold and silver. The FOMC meeting and the intensification of the Greece issue will drive increasing volatility in the currency markets and ... but there will be a special focus on them this week and appropriate ...

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