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Dollar resumes rebound from multi-year lows

Published on Reuters January 13, 2021

“You are seeing a continuance of the U.S. outperformance trade,” Karl Schamotta, chief market strategist at Cambridge Global Payments in Toronto.

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ECONOMICS Bitcoin is not a currency, just a capitalist ‘Tamagotchi’: Strategist

Published on BNN Bloomberg January 12, 2021

Karl Schamotta, chief market strategist of Cambridge Global Payments joins BNN Bloomberg to discuss what he has been tracking lately in currencies. He says the U.S. dollar’s demise is certainly not happening yet, and that we are in fact getting more addicted to it.

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Institutional investors facing brighter 2021 but challenges remain

Published on Benefits Canada January 5, 2021

“If the dollar pops because of economic shock or a resurgence in financial instability, it could wreck assumptions that are currently baked into bond yields and equity markets. If I were looking at this as an investor, I’d be conscious of assuming that the dollar will continue to fall and that it’s going to continue to provide lift to emerging markets and commodity prices,” says Karl Schamotta, Chief Market Strategist at Cambridge Global Payments.

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