The AUD/ USD pair has been mostly sideways, And had a sligh fall in the Mid April, But again picked higher due to the Weakness in USD. And also the improved reports from Central banks.This helped us achieve decent pips without risking much.
The EUR / USD pair has been very volatile and active through out the last 12 months. This was due to added liquidity and risk trades that have been added from the Impact of the US dollar Index, And hence after having a Weaker Euro for First 2 quarter, It improved fairly in the last 2 quarter, The market had decent volatility before re-opening in Jan 2018.
The GBP / JPY pair has been very volatile due to fact that GBP & JYP both moved hundreds of pips every single day the Average range daily was about 217 pips, Which had increased by 1.5% as compared to last year. In the bexit days it has moved 1500 pips in a single day.
The GBP / USD pair has been going down ever since the Brexit, It regain some pips due to the boost offered due to negociation talks, But it never materialized & the pair fell even further as the year closed. The average daily range has also increased a Bit.
The NZD / USD pair has been mainly following a sideways channel , Due to impacts of EUR/NZD & AUD/USD , The pair also lost some ground since this is connected with the stock markets & Global Dairy Index also suffered decent losses due to fall in dairy products.
The USD / JPY pair has been very volatile and active through out the last 12 months. The talks of raising interest rates gradually by the US Fed Chairmen weakened this pair & the job data / cpi added to its injuries.Japanese Kuroda took some agressive descions in 2017.
The XAU / USD pair has been on the rise since January 2017, It has continued it rise throughout the year noe the next target is the prime level of 1400.00 , the global imports is on the rise, Plus due to impacts on global markets, Investors gained confidence on this Metal.
The WTI / Crude is largely depoendent on the Global exports, As the Exports imports due to tightened policy, The fallen price of Crude started to increase from the horrors of 26.00 to 64.00. The added luck has also come from the Rise in Canadian dollar.