Trump Comments Again Hit the MarketsJul 20, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
Asian markets are set to start the day on the back foot after the US session saw the major equity indices finish up in the red. Currencies saw some whipsaw volatility as President Trump turned his attention to his own central bank commenting that he wasn’t thrilled with the Fed raising rates.
Stocks and Dollar Rally After Powell TestimonyJul 18, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
We saw stocks and the dollar rally strongly after Fed Chief Jerome Powell’s first Semi-annual Monetary Policy Report to the Senate Banking committee last night.
Markets Steady Ahead of Powell TestimonyJul 17, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
We had a fairly steady trading day for financial markets yesterday as little fresh news on the Geo-Political front and data results coming out close to expectation saw little in the way of volatility in most products.
FX Trading UpdateJul 10, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
Markets Steady As Trade Fears RecedeJul 10, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
We saw another strong day for global equities and risk trades yesterday as once again the market read ‘no news’ as good news on the trade tensions front.
US Tariffs and Job Data AheadJul 6, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
Once again we saw fairly steady markets across the globe yesterday as we moved another day closer to the implementation of US tariffs on China and a further escalation of trade tensions.