CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Please ensure you fully understand how CFDs work and what their risks are, and take care to manage your exposure. CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Please ensure you fully understand how CFDs work and what their risks are, and take care to manage your exposure.

EUR/USD, GBP/USD and AUD/USD gains unlikely to last

EUR/USD, GBP/USD and AUD/USD gain ground, yet wider bearish picture points towards potential for further downside.

​EUR/USD rising, yet downtrend signals further downside

EUR/USD has remained within a downtrend throughout the week, with each short-term rally being greeted by another leg lower.

The standard deviation channel provides a rough idea of where the price should be contained within, highlighting the fact that this rally is likely to falter just like the times before it. With that in mind, a bearish outlook remains in play, with a rally through $1.0889 required to negate that view.

GBP/USD rallies into key resistance level

GBP/USD has seen a sharp surge over the past 24 hours, with the pair moving into the key $1.307 resistance level.

A break through that level would point towards another period of strength for the day ahead. As such, watch for whether we break through $1.307 or not as a guide of where we go from here.

AUD/USD likely to reverse lower after rally into Fibonacci resistance

AUD/USD has seen a week of two halves, with the gains seen on Monday and Tuesday giving way to consolidation with the peak coming around the 76.4% Fibonacci level.

The creation of lower highs since that peak does point towards a potential decline to continue the wider bearish trend. Watch for a break below the $0.6707-$0.671 zone to pave the way for such declines. ​

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