XAU/USD News & Analysis

Recent XAU/USD Forex News

Euro, Pound, Stocks and Gold

A closer look at the exposure on the books and at these other major assets.

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Lots of Sizzle but No Pop Just Yet

Things are definitely getting interesting but we need to see those major curr...

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Waiting for the Follow Through

Euro setbacks held up where the needed to and now the market needs to get bac...

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A Stamp of Approval

We're talking about GOLD today and how the commodity is confirming price acti...

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Monday Technical Overview

Here's a look at what's going on with our Euro trade into Monday.

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Dollar Continues to Lose its Grip

Earlier this year, the Dollar was weak and looked like it could really fall o...

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A Tale of Three Asset Classes

Two major asset classes are showing distress, while the other is carefree. Wh...

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Gold traded in US Dollar terms (XAU/USD) currency pair is often used as a traditional hedge against risk and inflation.  The commodity is tied to the Australian Dollar, South African rand and Canadian Dollar, given the fact that these three countries are large producers of the metal. For the most part, GOLD does well in market environments where there is increasing uncertainty, with investors looking to rotate into traditional hard asset.  Gold continues to make up a large part of central bank reserves globally.