Meandering into Midterms

Meandering into Midterms These Midterms were never really expected to be a remarkable market event if they go to plan that is – but a shock on either side could spring forex markets out of this November slumber otherwise apathy Read More

Investors seek clarity from U.S elections

Tuesday November 6: Five things the markets are talking about It not a surprise to see a mixed picture across global equity markets overnight as investors are very much in a ‘wait-and-see mode’ ahead of today’s U.S midterm elections. The Read More

Election time

Markets Monday’s garden variety price action was par for the course as traders were most unwilling to extend risk with the US Midterms and the upcoming FOMC meeting in focus. As for the Midterms, consensus suggests that only a surprise Read More

Brexit breakthrough hopes lift sterling

Wednesday October 31: Five things the markets are talking about October was the worst month in six-years for global equities, and despite a 48-hour reprieve on the final two-day’s of trading as investors balanced portfolios, November begins with regional bourses Read More

Pound Rises on Brexit Hope Awaits BoE

The US dollar is higher against most major pairs on Wednesday. The Japanese yen and the British pound were outliers as they both rose in the session. The Bank of Japan (BOJ) kept monetary policy unchanged as expected earlier today, Read More

Dollar at 16 Month High After Stock Market Rebound

The US dollar is higher against most major pairs, with only the Australian and New Zealand dollars gaining against the greenback. European growth disappointed and Brexit continues to put pressure on the pound. Safe haven currencies failed to attract investors Read More

U.S dollar has earned its stripes

Tuesday October 29: Five things the markets are talking about Euro equities are rallying for a second consecutive session, along with U.S futures as Asian indexes rebounded as the market turned its attention again to a number of corporate earnings Read More

U.S Dollar Stands Tall

Monday October 29: Five things the markets are talking about Euro equities are small better bid, ignoring Asia’s mixed market overnight and slightly weaker U.S futures on concerns about corporate earnings and global growth. U.S Treasuries remain well supported as Read More