Monthly Currency Update


"The two main themes in December were Britain's general election and the outline trade agreement between the United States and China. Both, in their different ways, were positive for sentiment. The top performers among the major currencies were the commodity-oriented Australian and NZ dollars while the laggards were the supposedly safe-haven US dollar and Japanese yen. Sterling shone brightly but briefly in the immediate aftermath of the election."

Download our Monthly Currency Market View as we take a look at the key trends and consider the many diverse events that shaped the global currency markets in December.

Download our Yearly Market Report