“How To…” Macro Series: Dollar Cycle

Published on
July 11th, 2017
9 minutes

“How To…” Macro Series: Dollar Cycle

Featuring Julian Brigden

Published on: July 11th, 2017 • Duration: 9 minutes

The dollar is one of the most important economic indicators on the planet. By watching this indicator, you can quickly take the temperature of economies around the world. You can also predict inflation and deflation, future monetary policy and even global crises. In the first of the Macro Insiders ‘How To…’ macro analysis series, Julian Brigden explains how to use the dollar cycle to your advantage.


  • JV
    Jason V.
    31 July 2017 @ 00:26
    The cornerstone of a successful investing framework...
  • Nv
    Nick v.
    26 July 2017 @ 13:24
    The DXY chart is about 6% out of date. Fallen a bit more than previous cycles...
    • rr
      rlw r.
      26 July 2017 @ 22:01
      Could the present wobbles be related to the narrative of Russian/China leading the charge to 'drop' it as reserve currency.
  • WM
    Will M.
    22 July 2017 @ 14:58
    A very convincing chart indeed. Does nothing to alleviate my sense of impending financial chaos given the QE events over the last few years and the volume of dollar debt around.
    • rr
      rlw r.
      26 July 2017 @ 21:58
      Humungous amounts of $US debt is ultimately a short and it's covering will/should (?) drive it much higher.