Weekly Market Snapshot – 28 March 2017 (Video)

In this week’s market snapshot, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses some of the key stories influencing markets at the start of the week including Donald Trump’s failure to repeal and replace Obamacare and Theresa May’s plans to trigger article 50 tomorrow.

Craig also gives his analysis of a wide range of forex, commodity and index charts, including EURUSD (3:10), GBPUSD (5:38), EURGBP (7:10), AUDUSD (8:25), USDCAD (9:40), NZDUSD (11:02), USDJPY (12:24), EURJPY (14:10), GBPJPY (14:56), Brent crude (16:49), WTI crude (18:44), Gold (19:25), Copper (21:06), US30 (Dow) (22:31), DE30 (DAX) (23:46) and UK100 (FTSE) (24:41).

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Craig Erlam

Craig Erlam

Senior Currency Analyst at OANDA
Based in London, England, Craig Erlam joined OANDA in 2015 as a Market Analyst. With more than five years' experience as a financial market analyst and trader, he focuses on both fundamental and technical analysis while conducting macroeconomic commentary. He has been published by The Financial Times, Reuters, the Wall Street Journal and The Telegraph, and he also appears regularly as a guest commentator on networks including Sky News, Bloomberg, CNBC and BBC. Craig holds a full membership to the Society of Technical Analysts and he is recognized as a Certified Financial Technician by the International Federation of Technical Analysts.
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