Emerging Markets Under Pressure Again, Contagion Fears GrowSep 5, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
Emerging markets currencies slipped again during yesterdays trading and we saw some of the global growth concerns spill over into other markets with the stock markets having a bad day across most of the globe.
Trade Concerns Continue to Weigh on MarketsSep 3, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
Global trade concerns continue to weigh on the financial markets and news over the weekend gave little in the way of respite for investors hoping for a change of sentiment.
Positive Trade Sentiment Drives Markets HigherAug 30, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
It was a bit of a mixed day for international markets yesterday, the major stock indices continued to plough higher and once again we saw new highs in the US with the S&P 500 stabilising above 2900 and the Nasdaq closing above 8100.
Stock Markets Drive Higher As US and Mexico Seal a Trade DealAug 28, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
Asian markets are set to open firmly in the black as the US indices continued to drive to the topside and make new highs once again.
Stocks Up and Dollar Off on Fed CommentsAug 27, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
The dollar dropped off and the stock markets rallied in the US session on Friday as Fed Chair Jerome Powell indicated that the FOMC won’t accelerate the pace of rate hikes.
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.