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.
Trade Concerns Continue to Dominate Market SentimentMay 21, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
We are set to see equity markets open strongly in Asia this morning after the US and China came to an agreement which has essentially ‘put the Trade War on hold’ according to US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
Geo-Political Factors Continue to Dominate MarketsApr 10, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
We had a bit of a mixed day across the markets yesterday, with little in the way of fundamental data releases investors watched the news wires closely for the next move in the Trade situation between the US and China.
Risk Back on As Trade Tensions EaseMar 27, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
The US stock markets bounced back strongly yesterday as fears of a trade war between the US and China receded with key players advising that market that talks are already in progress to come to a more amicable agreement.
Positive Signs for the USD, Rally Fails to ImpressFeb 1, 2018 - By Simon Hill
The USD showed signs of life last night but failed to convincingly reverse its downtrend. The Fed left rates unchanged as expected, however, the statement was slightly more hawkish than the prior meeting, citing increased inflation expectations, solid employment, spending, and investment.