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FOMC February Meeting Reaction: Dollar sinks on Fed’s disinflation view

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n line with our expectations, Fed chair Jerome Powell delivered a dovish shift in his communications following Wednesday's FOMC meeting.

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Matthew Ryan

Recent hawkish noises from Governing Council members suggest that the European Central Bank will once again deliver another large rate hike on Thursday, as it attempts to bring down still sky-high Euro Area inflation.

Matthew Ryan 31 January 2023

The Federal Reserve is widely expected to slow the pace of its interest rate hike cycle on Wednesday, but the key question is whether it will hint that a pause may be on the way following its subsequent meeting in March.

Matthew Ryan 31 January 2023

This Thursday’s Bank of England monetary policy announcement is a typically tough one to call, given the recent lack of consensus among committee members.

Matthew Ryan 31 January 2023 3 min

Chinese authorities are suggesting that they intend to catch up with the time lost during the zero-COVID experiment by buoying consumption, and the direct beneficiaries of higher Chinese demand are celebrating.

Enrique Díaz-Álvarez 30 January 2023

The dollar traded modestly higher against most currencies on Thursday afternoon, as a generally encouraging set of macroeconomic data releases eased concerns over the possibility of a US recession.

Matthew Ryan 27 January 2023

Arguably one of the most noteworthy moves in currencies in the past week or so has been the rally in the euro, which has risen to fresh multi-month highs on the broadly weaker US dollar.

Matthew Ryan 25 January 2023

2022 has undoubtedly been one of the best years at Ebury, with incredible growth, geographical expansion, new products launch and enhanced capabilities to help businesses of all sizes trade and grow globally easily and quickly. Check our top achievements from the last year.

Marta Alvarez 24 January 2023 2 min read

Last week saw volatile trading in currency markets without the emergence of any clear trend.

Enrique Díaz-Álvarez 23 January 2023

Sterling rose to a one-month high on the US dollar, the euro struggled, while volatility in the Japanese yen surged to multi-year highs during an eventful trading session in the FX market on Tuesday.

Matthew Ryan 18 January 2023

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