May 2022 Monthly
Currency Report for SME’s

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Our free monthly currency exchange report aims to provide deep insights into the political and economic events worldwide that can cause currencies to change and how this can affect your FX business. Read more about the impact of exchange rates on international commerce.

Download our free monthly currency report and to keep up to date with key events throughout the month. The free currency reports analyse historical charts and provide the basis for discussion with stakeholders across your foreign exchange business. The monthly currency report provides a useful resource and meaningful insights for currency risk management policies.

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GBP – April in review

Johnson hanging on

  • Prime Minister staring down the barrel
  • Inflation continues to rise
  • Cost of living crisis biting hard
  • Sterling falls on weak confidence data

GBP – May what to watch

Bank of England to turn dovish?

  • Slowing economy may see Bank halt cycle
  • Inflation creeping into strong labour market
  • Recession concerns growing
  • Sterling to suffer from monetary divergence

USD – April in review

Dollar waits for Fed

  • Powell turns hawkish at IMF meeting
  • Beijing issues hitting U.S. supply chains
  • Fed speakers favouring 2.50% neutral rate
  • Dollar powers ahead on Powell comments

USD – May what to watch

Powell to encourage hawks

  • FOMC expected to hike by 50bp
  • Shrinking balance sheet will equal two or three hikes
  • Fed will face tricky balancing act
  • Dollar likely to gain on policy divergence

EUR – April in review

ECB members turning hawkish

  • ECB sits on hands at latest meeting
  • Vice President expects July tightening
  • Germany admits to energy struggle
  • Euro breaks below 1.10 support

EUR – May what to watch

Lagarde demands unity

  • ECB President expects committee members to comply
  • Hawkish comments drive expectations of a hike
  • Q1 GDP points to coming recession
  • Euro will struggle to regain 1.10 level

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