US housing up, but at slower pace

House prices in the US continued to rise in October, but at a slower rate for the second month in a row, according to Alpha Bank’s Cyprus Treasury bulletin. Despite the slowdown,


US retail sales up 8.5% to Christmas

US retail sales were up 8.5% during the pre-Christmas period of November 1 to December 24, a period that included Black Friday and Thanksgiving, overshadowing worries of a fallout from Covid-19 on


The morning after the day before…

By Lukman Otunuga, Senior Research Analyst at FXTM After blockbuster US inflation numbers and the ECB avoiding taper talk, stock markets hit all-time highs in the US with large cap growth stocks


Can ECB push the Euro lower?

By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist at FXTM The Euro has been one of the best performing major currencies this year, having appreciated 8% against the Dollar so far, while rebounding 14%