February 2018 Monthly
Currency Report for SME’s

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GBP – January in review

Brexit the only game in town

  • Sterling rallies to important technical level
  • Brexit fears provide strong headwind
  • May’s support continues to Dwindle
  • Inflation falls, and wages gap narrows

GBP – February what to watch

Transition talks set to begin

  • UK and EU to differ on significant issues
  • Sterling hanging on but under pressure
  • MPC and Inflation Report in February
  • May to face Challenge?

USD – January in review

A difference of opinion

  • Trump and Mnuchin agree eventually
  • Dollar policy ends hibernation
  • New FOMC Chairman takes over
  • State of the Union brings Economic Stimulus

USD – February what to watch

Dollar volatility returning

  • Dollar to be prime market driver
  • China and Japan watch with interest
  • FOMC minutes to reveal Powell’s view
  • Rate hike talk to intensify

EUR – January in review

Tapering delayed by EUR strength

  • Draghi delays Asset Purchase reduction
  • Euro reaches Medium term target
  • German Coalition no nearer solution
  • December inflation fall confirms ECB on hold

EUR – February what to watch

EUR strength the main concern

  • Data points to rainbow scenario
  • Currency strength dependent upon U.S.
  • UK trade deal becoming a concern
  • Italian election campaign to intensify

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United Kingdom

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