January 2019 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 – December in review

Brexit descends into farce

  • May postpones bill; Survives vote
  • Mixed data puts focus on economy
  • Bank of England warns of No Deal
  • Inflation falls to 20-mth low

GBP – January what to watch

Meaningful vote to set the tone

  • May’s plan looks dead, so No Deal beckons
  • Inflation to continue to fall
  • Sterling to face pressure from Brexit
  • Bank of England interest rate quandary

USD – December in review

Fed signals pause in hikes

  • Powell under Pressure from Trump
  • Government shutdown over wall funding
  • Equity markets hit by perfect storm
  • Fed hikes for possibly last time in a while

USD – January what to watch

Employment report pivotal

  • Non-Farm Payrolls needs a win
  • Trump under pressure from ongoing investigation
  • Dollar to suffer from stagnation of rate differential
  • PMI’s likely to fall

EUR – December in review

Rome/Brussels find some cheer

  • Rome fudges a deal with the EU
  • Euro in narrow range as market accepts no hikes
  • EU concerned over No Deal budget shortfall
  • Euro blamed for economic woes

EUR – January what to watch

ECB asset purchase scheme

  • End of asset purchases to tighten liquidity
  • Euro at 20: Success or failure
  • Q4 growth data critical to Euro
  • Draghi replacement up for discussion

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