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Posts by Karl Schamotta

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Weak Inflation Raises Odds on October Fed Cut

Karl Schamotta October 10, 2019

American consumer prices flatlined in September and underlying inflation pressures subsided - strengthening calls for another rate cut at the Federal... read more

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US Consumer Spending Slows, Lowering Growth Projections

Karl Schamotta September 27, 2019

US consumer spending weakened and inflation cooled in August, suggesting that consumer spirits were dampened by the negative economic narratives that... read more

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Impeachment Reports Hit US Dollar

Karl Schamotta September 24, 2019

Multiple reports are suggesting that Speaker Nancy Pelosi is planning to launch a formal impeachment inquiry against President Trump this evening –... read more

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Canadian Retail Sales Volumes Flatline, Clobbering Loonie

Karl Schamotta September 20, 2019

Canadian retail sales remained essentially unchanged in volume terms in July -providing more evidence of a deceleration in consumption growth that... read more

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Oil Surges Most on Record, Sending Currencies Reeling

Karl Schamotta September 15, 2019

Update: Global oil prices leapt by the most on record and currency markets were thrown into turmoil as markets opened this evening after... read more

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Attack on Saudi Oil Facilities Set to Disrupt FX Markets

Karl Schamotta September 15, 2019

Currency markets are on course for a turbulent open after a fleet of ten explosive drones or missiles damaged the world’s biggest crude-processing... read more


Karl Schamotta

Chief Market Strategist, North America

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Karl leads Cambridge’s currency research group, focused on analyzing shifts in the world economy and creating strategies that help businesses ...

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