Market Insights Podcast (Episode 207)

Jonny Hart speaks to APAC Senior Market Analyst Jeffrey Halley about the week ahead. With markets in a slow holding pattern ahead of tonight US FOMC outcome we meander of the path slightly today. Firstly, we take a look at the just-released UK Inflation data and its implications. We haven’t ignored the FOMC and we discuss its potential outcome tonight followed by a discussion of why the US DOllar remains strong even as US bond yields are falling. Finally, we discuss the UK/Australia Free Trade Agreement announced yesterday. Who got the better deal and is it all part of a bigger plan by Britain?

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Jeffrey Halley

Jeffrey Halley

Senior Market Analyst, Asia Pacific
With more than 30 years of FX experience – from spot/margin trading and NDFs through to currency options and futures – Jeffrey Halley is OANDA’s senior market analyst for Asia Pacific, responsible for providing timely and relevant macro analysis covering a wide range of asset classes. He has previously worked with leading institutions such as Saxo Capital Markets, DynexCorp Currency Portfolio Management, IG, IFX, Fimat Internationale Banque, HSBC and Barclays. A highly sought-after analyst, Jeffrey has appeared on a wide range of global news channels including Bloomberg, BBC, Reuters, CNBC, MSN, Sky TV, Channel News Asia as well as in leading print publications including the New York Times and The Wall Street Journal, among others. He was born in New Zealand and holds an MBA from the Cass Business School.
Jeffrey Halley
Jeffrey Halley

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