USD Mining News

US dollar bull and bear markets

The USD Index seems to be at a decisive point and we should see relatively soon if the decline continues or if a major turnaround takes place instead.

Who to believe?

Markets, or rather the inter-relationships between markets, just seem to get stranger.

If interest rates rise, will gold go down and the dollar rise?

So frequently today we rely on economically established perceptions that fail time and again, simply because the conditions in which they were established have changed. One of the economic clich├ęs is that exchange rates will rise if interest rates rise.

Navigating toppy markets

I'm watching Canada's Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) these days, since the exchange is heavily weighted in and materials.