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Fundamental Analysis

The Impact of the US Election on Foreign Currencies


US elections and Foreign currency

Over the last few weeks there have been many articles about what will happen to the US markets after the election on 3 November.

But the US economy is the biggest in the world and one of the most open. As such, what happens in the US will have a large ripple effect on ot

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U.S. dollar adjusted to 2-month lows


U.S. dollar adjusted to 2-month lows

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Last week, the U.S. dollar index fell below its 50-day moving average and reached its lowest level since early September.

U.S. economic data was mixed.

  • The country's secondary real estate market showed extremely high activity, with sales in September
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U.S. dollar appreciated


U.S. dollar has appreciated

In the foreign exchange market last week, investors were buying the U.S. dollar and the global reserve currency rose moderately from its 50-day moving average.

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U.S. economic data was mixed again. Retail sales rose 5.4% year-on-year and exceeded market par

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U.S. dollar continues to fall


U.S. dollar continues to fall

Last week the foreign exchange market was optimistic, as were other segments of the financial markets, prompting investors to move away from safer currencies and depreciate the U.S. dollar, which closed Friday's trading session below a 50-day moving average.

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U.S. dollar has retreated from 2-month highs


U.S. dollar has retreated from 2-month highs

The U.S. dollar experienced negative sentiment last week, but the depreciation was small and the currency index remained above a 50-day moving average.

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Economic indicators from the world's largest economy were positive:

  • The country's consumer confiden
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