The US Dollar has been on a strong run over the summer months, with its surge driven by diverging economic growth trends. Lee Hardman, Senior Currency Analyst, examines the performance of the US Dollar and reviews measures taken by China and Japan to combat their domestic currency weaknesses.

Lee also explores the implications of the US Dollar surge. Watch the video to learn more.


Key points

  • 00:23 - The USD has strengthened for eight consecutive weeks. What have been the main drivers?
  • 01:24 - Has currency weakness outside of the US been welcomed by domestic policymakers?

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