Neil Looker

Chief Forex Dealer

Neil Looker has over 20 years experience in FX trading in London, New York and Sydney. Access his thoughts and opinions on the forex markets with our daily Forex News.

PBoC cut rates

April 20, 2015 10:56 am by

The market is digesting a cut in the reserve requirement ratio by the People’s Bank of China that has now confirmed that China has moved away […]

Commodity currencies outperform

April 16, 2015 11:54 am by

The only surprise from the ECB yesterday was the German protester as although the economic data and credit improvements were acknowledged, the ECB president described […]

AUD rebounds as the RBA surprises

April 7, 2015 10:36 am by

FX markets continue to trade with volatility as a liquidity-reduced Easter Monday saw the dollar bounce back from a data-demised Good Friday. The market has […]

US data gives the dollar a dent

April 2, 2015 10:16 am by

The FX markets have traded with a delayed reaction to the US data releases yesterday, which came in below consensus. The dollar consolidated within 30 point […]

Calm before the storm

March 30, 2015 10:43 am by

The FX markets are trading within recent ranges following comments late on Friday from Fed Chair Janet Yellen. The speech failed to reveal anything fresh […]

Risk off on Middle East tensions

March 26, 2015 10:41 am by

The JPY and the CHF are the main beneficiaries in FX space following the meltdown in the risk environment. Saudi Arabia along with its allies […]