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Aussie Dollar Volatility Seen on China, US, Eurozone Event Risk

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  1. Aussie Dollar Volatility Seen on China, US, Eurozone Event Risk
          1. by  Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist 

          Aussie Dollar Volatility Seen on China, US, Eurozone Event Risk

          Saturday, Jan 16, 2016 2:11 pm EST

          Aussie Dollar Volatility Seen on China, US, Eurozone Event RiskAussie Dollar Volatility Seen on China, US, Eurozone Event Risk

          Fundamental Forecast for the Australian Dollar: Neutral

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          The Australian Dollar dropped to finish last week at the lowest levels in nearly seven years as aggressive risk aversion battered the sentiment-linked currency. The S&P 500 – a benchmark for market-wide risk appetite – fell for a second consecutive week to record the largest such losing streak since November 2011. Commodity prices also continued to sink, with a host of aggregate benchmarks of raw materials prices sinking to multi-year lows.The week ahead offers ample opportunities for the rout to continue. read more