Live FX market analysis – 23 October 2018 (video)

With equity markets selling off, investors are wonder whether this is it. Has the bill finally come due? Has the gradual build up of risks finally taken its toll on investors? Or, as we’ve seen so often in the past, is it just another over-hyped correction that will play out before normal order resumes? Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses some of the things rattling investors at the moment and why the market is reacting as it is.

Craig also gives his live analysis on EURUSD (15:35), GBPUSD (17:56), EURGBP (20:38), AUDUSD (23:46), USDCAD (25:46), GBPCAD (27:05), NZDUSD (28:41), USDJPY (29:48), GBPJPY (31:22) and EURJPY (32:17).

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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.