MARKET DEVELOPMENT – Crude Oil in Bull Market, Fed Doves Strain US Greenback
NZD / AUD: Antipodeans are the outperformers within the G10 area the morning with danger sentiment bolstered by phrases of encouragement relating to a possible commerce settlement between China and the US. Nonetheless, hurdles stay for each currencies with NZD and AUD which have but to realize a foothold above zero.68 and zero.72 respectively.
USD: One other raft of dovish Fed commentary has seen USD pare its early advances. Fed’s Bostic famous that the December price hike doubtless lifted charges near impartial. Alongside, this Bostic additionally said that the Fed must take a wait-and-see strategy, which had been related rhetoric from the likes of Powell and Mester. Whereas FOMC minutes are scheduled later as we speak, given the notable shift in language from Fed Chair Powell final week, the minutes could also be considerably outdated, suggesting a considerably restricted response in main asset courses.
Crude Oil: Brent and WTI crude futures at the moment are in a bull market having jumped 20% for the reason that December lows. Nonetheless, to supply a little bit of context, costs are nonetheless 30% decrease than the October peak. That mentioned, yesterday’s drawdown in oil inventories as reported by the API, alongside, OPEC oil manufacturing falling to a 6-month low in December have been among the many few catalysts to assist oil.
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