Euro Weakens As Brexit Begins, Oil Jumps On Lower Than Anticipated Crude Inventories, ASX Futures +5

An historic moment on Wednesday as EU Council President Donald Tusk was handed a letter from U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May officially giving notice for the U.K’s intention to withdraw from the ...

Equities Rebound As U.S. Consumer Confidence Reminds Investors It's Not All About Politics, ASX Futures +13

Tuesday saw a rebound in the recently unloved reflation trades as selling pressure subsided and the highest U.S. consumer confidence reading in sixteen years reminded investors it’s not all about...

Markets remain cautious after failure to pass healthcare bill

US stock markets opened down around 0.5% overnight but steadily regained the losses during the session. The Dow Jones closed down 0.2% and the S&P down 0.1%. The market is still unsure of how to ...

U.S. Tax Reform In Focus Following Obamacare Setback, EU Recovery Continues To Broaden, Oil Selling Pressure Fading, ASX Futures +1

On Friday Republicans withdrew their scheduled vote to repeal and replace Obamacare in what is the Trump administration’s first major defeat. The market had begun pricing in this outcome ...

U.S. Equities Lower As Obamacare Repeal Vote Delayed, ECB Takes Initial Steps Towards Gradual Normalisation, ASX Futures +5

The much anticipated vote on repealing Obamacare was delayed on Thursday as Republican leaders required more time to reach an agreement with members within their own party. The vote may n...

Why U.S. Equities Are A Buying Opportunity, Oil Declines Look Technically Exhausted Short-Term, ASX Futures +19

U.S. equities rebounded on Wednesday with both the S&P500 & Nasdaq100 up +0.19% & +0.66% ahead of The House of Representatives vote on republic legislation to repeal Obama care. This is s...

Gold climbs as stocks have biggest fall since October

Stock markets fell overnight as the Dow Jones had its first 1%+ fall since October last year. The S&P 500 closed down 1.24% while the Dow was down 1.14%. According to the media, the cata...

Investors Calm As Brexit Negotiations To Begin March 29th, Spot Gold Boosted By Less Hawkish Fed, ASX Futures -11

The U.K. will officially trigger Brexit negotiations on Wednesday the 29th of March a U.K. envoy to the EU President Donald Tusk overnight. Given the market has been anticipating this for mo...

U.S. Consumer Confidence At 16 Year Highs, Pound In Focus For U.K. Inflation, ASX200 Testing Key Resistance 5,800

The U.S. dollar declined with treasury yields on Friday despite a better than anticipated reading of consumer sentiment as investors continued to unwind speculative positions of a more hawkis...

European Equities Rise As Election Concerns Ease, EU Inflation Lacks Upwards Momentum, ASX SPI200 Futures -8

European equities rose while rising bond yields supported the Euro on Thursday as political concerns eased. The Dutch elections are seen as a bellwether for key elections in France and Germa...