Westpac weekly markets video
Financial markets focused on Washington DC this week, wondering what the Trump-Corker feud could mean for the administration’s proposed tax plan and who might be the next Federal Reserve chair. Domestic data supported the Aussie dollar, iron ore prices less so. In our brief weekly video, I also take a quick look at the key factors to watch next week and what they signal for AUD/USD trading ranges.
Sean Callow is Westpac Bank's Senior Currency Strategist, based in Sydney. Sean focuses on the Australian dollar and other G10 and Asian currencies. He has worked in strategy and economics roles in New York, London, Singapore and Melbourne.