XAU/USD News & Analysis

Recent XAU/USD Forex News

The Euro's Next Steps

Here's where the Euro could be headed if it decides to settle above 1.2100 into the weekly close.

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A Little More Momentum

We've been sitting back patiently on our USDJPY position and while we aren't ...

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Two Charts to Close it Out

Here's a look at two important charts to close out the year. Happy New Year!

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Commodity Currencies and GOLD

Here's a look at this group of often correlated markets.

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Step Back and the Picture is Clear

It's very hard to get a good insight when one is focused on the short term. W...

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Yen Giving Us A Run

While the USDJPY outlook remains intact, it hasn't been a smooth ride and we ...

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Hello Old Friend

Finally...we're back in AUDNZD. We waited and the market came back to levels ...

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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.