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.

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 [...]

RBA governor reiterates AUD view

July 14, 2014 10:36 am by

RBA Governor Glenn Stevens caused the AUD to open lower this week following an article published in The Australian over the weekend where he reiterated [...]

NFP & ECB = volatility?

July 3, 2014 9:53 am by

I will start with the demise of the AUD overnight as retail sales data came in at a 14 month low at -0.5% for May [...]