US dollar continues to gain strength
With little economic data and minimal liquidity in the market, investors are positioning themselves for an interest rate rise from the US.
Weekly Market Analysis: The Greenback's end-of-week rally
our digestible currency market update which gives you an expert insight into key movements, and what to expect in the coming week.
Autumn Statement could spell trouble for the pound (+ video)
The Chancellor's Autumn Statement on Wednesday 25 November will be crucial for Sterling this week.
US likely to revive dormant rates in December
Some investors are more nervous than excited by the latest signs that the Federal Reserve will raise US interest rates.
CD South Africa: SARB lifts rates, rand runs
South African Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago caught markets off-guard yesterday when he raised interest rates by 0.25%.
Euro weakens as ECB “will do what it must” to raise inflation (+ video)
Mr Draghi hinted at a rate cut and changes to QE. “We will do what we must to raise inflation as quickly as possible,” he said.
US Fed gives early present to markets (+ video)
It would appear that the US really is gearing up for an interest rate rise in December, after Janet Yellen hinted as much in October’s Federal Reserve meeting minutes.