FX Week Ahead – US Elections Near

There are a slew of geopolitical factors impacting global markets as we approach the last full week prior to US elections. Investors are focused on the battle between President Trump and former Vice President Biden,…

metals

Opportunities in Silver as US Stimulus Talks Continue

Talk of a new stimulus package has been brewing for months in the US, where US House Speaker Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Mnuchin are reportedly continuing negotiations on a possible package to be voted on…

Melbourne - Australia's 2nd Largest City Now in Lockdown - 08 July 2020

Market Mood ASX 200 21.10.20

Consumers in Australia are the most optimistic they have been in several years, which is a great thing for consumer stocks to lead a potentially sustained equities turnaround in Australia. Check out the Youtube video…

RBA3

More Volatility Possible for AUD Following RBA Comments

Reserve Bank of Australia’s Governor Lowe indicated in comments last night that the bank is considering easing monetary policy further in light of current market conditions and global impacts from Covid-19. In any case, the…

GBPUSD

Focus on Brexit Talks to Set the Tone…

The focus in Europe lately has been on the Brexit talks between UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and EU officials. It looks like the negotiations may continue past the October 15th deadline set by the…

Week Ahead

Uncertainty and Risks Remain for US Markets –…

After a tumultuous week in the United States investors are gearing up for more uncertainty next week as US Federal Reserve Chairman Powell reiterated several days ago that while an economic recovery has started in…

australian

ASX200 Following Stimulus Package – MARKET MOOD

Australia’s Government announced an aggressive stimulus package yesterday that should help to support the economy and in turn Australia’s equity index, ASX 200. Traders should be cautious about risk tones turning negative and for any…

data

Disappointing NFP Numbers Suggest Slowing US Recovery

As the global markets digest the latest news of US President Donald Trump testing positive for Coronavirus, economic labor data released Friday shows a slowing US economic recovery as the country quickly approaches a presidential…

MARKETS UPDATE – October 1st

EQUITIES Europe A positive open on Wall Street encouraged a late rebound in European markets. The dismay many people felt after watching the US presidential debate was manifested in a downbeat lackluster session. After a…

Dollar reverses losses

FUNDAMENTALS Monday, September 28th

The S&P 500 has fallen for four weeks, its longest losing streak in over a year.  A newly crafted $2.2 trillion US stimulus package from Democrats is lifting sentiment at the start of the new…