Neil Looker

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.

Inflation the key this week

August 27, 2014 9:36 am by

The FX markets will be focusing on German CPI numbers tomorrow and overall EU inflation data on Friday, along with the US PCE equivalent. The […]

The flightless bird

August 26, 2014 9:02 am by

In recent weeks NZD has succumbed to rapid declines as we approach lows not seen since 2009. There can be an argument that the NZD […]

UK to dominate FX focus today

August 13, 2014 9:00 am by

The ZEW survey results added to the Euro’s, woes coming in below an already very low consensus with details suggesting the Russian sanctions could possibly […]

Diamonds are forever?

August 6, 2014 9:15 am by

Regular readers of this piece may remember my note last week in which I re-visited my late teens as a position keeper in the FX […]

RBNZ signals a pause

July 24, 2014 10:02 am by

The NZD took centrestage in the FX space overnight, following what can be described as a dovish rate hike by the RBNZ. The central bank […]

Risk on or risk off

July 17, 2014 9:15 am by

FX has remained reasonably neutral as two risk events dominate the equity markets. The dollar is holding on to its recent Yellen-inspired gains. The Dow […]