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AUD/USD Climbs As Trump Eases Trade War Tensions
9 months ago

Commodity currencies and indices are bouncing back today as US president Donald J Trump backs down on his protectionist stance. The US leader is to desist from harsh measures on Chinese investment according to sources...
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Gold Has The Precious Metal Lost It's Shine?
9 months ago

Looking at gold at the moment it seems as if it is in free fall as the USD strength persists. The question we ask is, at what stage will it become attractive again to longer-term investors and funds. Some analysts are noti...
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Market Recap - Gold Takes Another Tumble
9 months ago

Yesterday we had another exciting day packed with substantial movements in the market. US bourses finished in the green yesterday after a few days of selling pressure following bearish sentiment from the trade wars. O...
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Trade In Brent Has Been Choppy After More Saudi Comments
9 months ago

Brent crude oil has had a volatile session today after traders were forced to interpret some comments from OPEC members late in the session. The Saudi Arabian Oil minister stated that next month (July) the country will be ...
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Trump's China Policy Hits Equities Once Again
9 months ago

Here we go again, Trump strikes again! The stock market sold off yesterday as US president Trump announced that Chinese investors will not be able to invest in sensitive sectors ie. tech stocks. With that in mind, the te...
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AUDUSD Falls Yet Again
9 months ago

AUD is coming under fire today, and as we have already noted, the fallout in the equity markets is the key catalyst for AUD/USD returning to 0.7400. As yet, the move is relatively tight -40 ticks to the downside compared...
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Base Metals Are Still Feeling The Effects Of Trade Wars
9 months ago

Aluminium, zinc, tin and copper have taken a hit in recent days as the trade war between China, America and the EU escalates. Copper, in particular, is headed south toward $3/lb which in the past has been defende...
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Market Recap - Markets Continue To Be Hit By Trump's Trade Wars
9 months ago

Shares in the Asia Pac area struggled overnight as they had a chance to react to the EU and America's latest trade dispute. Late on Friday evening, the US president stated he would look place a 20% tariff on EU ...
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OPEC Finally Agree On A Supply Extension Deal
9 months ago

Spot WTI moved out of its base consolidation today, as traders heard of a deal made by OPEC to increase supply by 600k BPD. Apparently, they will implement this increase by September. The deal is said to be 1mln BPD...
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Market Recap - Equities Continue To Feel Trade War Jitters!
9 months ago

Good morning everybody! Shares in the US closed lower, as companies are starting to worry about the trade war with China. In the Asia Pac area, the Nikkei (-0.65%) and ASX (-0.11%) followed the US bourses, however the...
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Oil Whipsawing Around As OPEC Remains Indecisive
9 months ago

Spot WTI has been very volatile today, as OPEC delegates fail to make up their minds on the size of the increase in output. Iran seems to be causing problems, and sources have reported that the Iranian delegate commented that...
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Market Recap - Coppers Spectacular Demise Continues
9 months ago

Good morning everyone, what a day we had in the market's yesterday! Markets in the US closed mixed yesterday as the tech-heavy Nasdaq steamed ahead, closing at 0.72% higher, whilst the Dow underperformed and finished d...
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