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Dollar retreats as prospect of China-U.S. trade talks soothe nerves

Published on Reuters August 17, 2018

“There was considerable risk aversion through the early part of the week with fears of Turkish contagion weighing on risk assets and that seems to have reversed somewhat here,” Cambridge’s Karl Schamotta comments in Reuters. Read more:

Can Digital Payments Reduce Risk For The Seafood Industry?

Published on August 17, 2018

Cambridge’s Senior Vice President, Jeff Matheson discussed in a recent PYMNTS interview, the seafood industry still has a few things to learn about managing risk and hedging bets. Read the full article here:

Trade tensions weigh on Canadian dollar

Published on BNN Bloomberg August 10, 2018

Karl Schamotta, director of FX research at Cambridge Global Payments, joins BNN Bloomberg for a look at the currency market. He says that Trump has opened a Pandora’s box that will only begin to shake up global trade. Watch the full interview here:

Upbeat earnings lift stocks as trade fears cap gains and pressure dollar

Published on Reuters August 3, 2018

“Traders playing chicken against the People’s Bank of China got hit by a truck this morning,” said Cambridge’s Karl Schamotta in Reuters. Read the full article here:

Trump misunderstands what his policies do to the U.S. dollar: Currency strategist

Published on BNN July 27, 2018

Cambridge’s Karl Schamotta joined BNN for a look at the reasons behind the recent strength in the U.S. dollar:

Donald Trump: Why he can’t turn the tide on rising interest rates and a stronger dollar

Published on Reuters July 23, 2018

“By running tight monetary policy and loose fiscal policy, Mr Trump has put almost perfect conditions in place for a rally in the dollar,” said  Cambridge’s Karl Schamotta in Reuters:

Sean Coakley on CBC Radio One Calgary

Published on CBC Radio One Calgary July 19, 2018

Cambridge’s Sean Coakley discusses the impact of the Bank of Canada’s central interest rate hike on consumers and the overall economy. Listen to the full interview here:

FOREX-Dollar slips as EU migration deal boosts euro

Published on CNBC June 29, 2018

“The EU accord is helping to boost sentiment in the euro area,” said Karl Schamotta Cambridge’s Director of Global Product and Market Strategy. Read the full article here:

Growing Economic Uncertainty – Trade concerns top of mind for Bank of Canada

Published on CBC June 29, 2018

Cambridge’s Karl Schamotta joined CBC’s On the Money to size up the Bank of Canada’s next interest rate move.


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