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Market Recap - The Next Date Has Been Set For US & Chinese Trade Talks
17 hours ago

It was a sea of red in the US as all the major bourses struggled yesterday, the Nasdaq was the worst performer down 1.23%. Over in the Asia Pacific region, the Nikkei and ASX traded flat while the Shanghai Comp. fell half a p...
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Market Recap - Gold Continues To Lose Its Shine
1 day ago

Equities in Asia fail to capitalise on the gains in the US US bourses closed positive last night with the Nasdaq outperforming up 0.65%. No such joy in the Asia Pac area as only the ASX traded well closing higher by 0...
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Market Recap - Equities In Asia Recover Somewhat But Chinese Data Misses Expectations
2 days ago

US indices closed in the red yesterday as the negative sentiment carried through from Europe following more turmoil in Turkey. Over in the Asia Pac area equities recovered and traded well in Australia (ASX 0.76%) and Jap...
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OPEC Monthly Report
3 days ago

We have just had the latest monthly report from OPEC, In July, OPEC production increased by 41k b/d to average 32.32mln b/d, according to secondary sources. Elsewhere, Non-OPEC oil supply in 2019 is projected to rea...
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Market Recap - The Situation In Turkey Sends Equities Tumbling Falling As Investors Fear Contagion
3 days ago

The start of the trading week has all been about the issues in Turkey, all of the major bourses in the Asia Pac area are lower this morning. The ASX trades lower by 0.42%, Nikkei -1.86% and the Shanghai Comp. -0.52%. Mos...
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Market Recap - Relentless USD Pressure Affects Commodities Once Again
6 days ago

Before we go into yesterday's trading recap, I hope you all managed to secure a few PIPs this morning since most major FX pairs are on fire! It was a mixed close on Wall St. last night with the S&P and Dow closing ...
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Market Recap - China Slaps Another $16bln Worth Of Tariffs On The US
1 week ago

Markets traded flat on Wall St. yesterday and in the Asia Pacific area trade was mixed. The Nikkei 225 was the only one in the red down -0.12%, the ASX traded higher by half a per cent and the Shanghai Comp. closed 1.81%...
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Market Recap - Equities Mixed In Asia And Trump Promises 5% Growth
1 week ago

Significant movement on various FX pairs yesterday, but how did the commodities and indices perform? Earnings in the States are carrying US bourses higher, yesterday all three indices rose with the Dow Jones...
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Market Recap - Commodities Breath A Sigh Of Relief As The USD Backs Off
1 week ago

What a way to start your week! All three major US bourses traded in the green yesterday with the Nasdaq outperforming up 0.65%. In the Asia Pacific area, it was pretty much the same apart from the ASX which fell 0.30%. In ...
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Market Recap - Trump Claims To Be Winning Trade War
1 week ago

Once again it was a mixed session in the Asia Pac area as trade wars dominate the markets. The Nikkei closed flat, while the ASX rose 0.62% and the Shanghai Comp. lost 1.33% of its value. The trade disputes do not seem t...
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Market Recap - Markets Tentative Ahead Of Non Farm Payroll
1 week ago

US markets closed mixed yesterday as the Dow traded lower by 0.03% while the S&P (0.49%) and Nasdaq (1.24%) moved higher. In the Asia Pac region, markets were very tentative ahead of today's non-farm payrolls. Elsewhe...
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Mixed Picture In Commodities As Oil Rallies
2 weeks ago

Commodities traders are scratching their heads this afternoon as correlations lose all meaning.  Gold has taken another hit today and is edging to the previous wave lows on the daily charts ($1211.65/oz) as safe-...
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