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

Dollar Pays Heavy Price for Equity Sell Off

The US dollar was lower against most major pairs on Friday. The greenback dropped as investors flocked to safe havens away from the US currency. Trade war concerns and its impact on US companies have triggered a massive sell off Read More

Equities Sea of red

Friday October 26: Five things the markets are talking about Asian equities hit 20-month lows overnight, while Euro stocks see red along with U.S futures as nervousness over corporate profits added to investors persistent fears about global trade and economic Read More

Bullying up on safe havens

Tuesday October 23: Five things the markets are talking about Global stocks have swung sharply lower overnight, amid growing fears about the health of the Chinese economy and a slew of geopolitical concerns – U.K, Italy and Saudi Arabia. In Read More

Canada: Wholesale trade, August 2018

Wholesale sales edged down 0.1% to $63.6 billion in August. Sales were down in four of seven subsectors, representing 65% of total wholesale sales. The building material and supplies and the motor vehicle and parts subsectors led the declines in Read More

A nervous beginning to the start of the week

Monday October 22: Five things the markets are talking about Global equities remain better supported this Monday morning after Chinese stocks surged overnight on senior officials verbal intervention. The ‘mighty’ U.S dollar has eased a tad along with treasuries, while Read More

CAD plummets on disappointing retail sales and weak inflation

Canadian inflation slowed significantly last month as temporary factors that lifted the cost of gas and air travel dissipated. Canada’s CPI climbed +2.2% y/y, following a +2.8% increase in August and a +3% climb in July. The market was looking Read More