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US – China/ geopolitical tensions, slowing global growth potentially amplify risks of unbalanced policy mix and keeps safe haven FX in play

Safe havens (JPY, CHF & Gold): Key developments overnight on the G20 meeting this week......
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Still plenty to keep safe haven FX in play ahead of the G20 meeting this week

Mixed performances in the FX space Friday suggest risk appetite is still shaky.
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Trade Tensions: Who Pays for the Tariffs?

In the US, importers and consumers pay directly for the tariffs while in China, exporters pay via declining business volumes and job losses.
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Global Monetary Easing Cycle Starts Taking Shape

Central banks have been challenged to respond to the underwhelming data and rising trade tensions that have started to impose a drag on the global economy and weigh on investment and trade flows.
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Safe haven FX still in demand ahead of the G20 meeting next week

With the BoJ leaving policy unchanged yesterday (relative to rising expectations that the BoJ may cut interest rates by a further 10bp to -0.20%) and with only a marginal downshift in the statement, pointing to China risk and subsequent influence on the consumer and business mind, this takes USDJPY to the low on the day at 107.21.
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A dovish June FOMC meeting but rate cuts contingent trade uncertainty worsening

The Fed FOMC June meeting largely meets dovish expectations. Key highlights of the Fed statement and dots -
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