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Market Recap: Gold Steals The Show With 1.21% Growth In Value
7 months ago

Once again it was a mixed day in equities, across the pond the Dow was the only index to finish higher while the Nasdaq closed lower by nearly half a percent as major tech names struggled. Over in Japan, the Nikkei 225 fell 0...
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Market Recap: RBA Left Rates Unchanged And Equities Trade Lower
7 months ago

Indices in the US traded mixed yesterday with the Nasdaq the underperformer down 0.11%. Over in the Asia Pacific area markets traded in a subdued fashion, the Nikkei 225 fell slightly trading lower by 0.07% and the ASX l...
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Gold: Will All The Downside Pressure Be Priced In
7 months ago

In recent months, the strength of the USD has been pretty overpowering, with gains backed up by the Fed on a clear path of policy tightening which has led to 3 rate hikes of 25bps this year and another anticipated in the Dec ...
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Market Recap: Chinese Equities Are Closed For A Public Holiday And USA - Canada Reach A NAFTA Deal
7 months ago

Equities in the Asia Pac area traded mixed overnight with the Shanghai Comp. in China closed for a national holiday. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 rose just above half a percent and Australia's ASX was the laggard and tra...
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History of Gold: A Timeless Tale
7 months ago

For many of us, Gold is just something that has been around since time began, but the precious metal has an extensive history throughout the human race and has played a vital role in how the financial markets have evolved int...
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Is Gold The Safe Haven For When The US Dollar Collapses?
8 months ago

Why does the value of the US Dollar affect the price of Gold? Gold and the US Dollar were associated between 1900 and 1971, during this time the Gold Standard was employed meaning the value of a unit of currency was tied t...
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Market Recap: Nikkei Trades At The Highest Level Since 1991
8 months ago

US equities were dragged up by the Nasdaq yesterday which posted a 0.65% move higher. Equities in the Asia Pac area followed suit with the Nikkei trading 1.37% higher, hitting its highest level since 1991, China's Sh...
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Equities Lose Ground Following The FOMC Rate Decision And Comments
8 months ago

Following the FOMC rate decision and press conference, US indices lost ground with the Dow underperforming, falling 0.40%. It was much the same in the Asia Pac area as the Nikkei fell 0.82%, Shanghai Comp dropped 0.49% a...
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Market Recap: Traders Await The Big Event Of The Day
8 months ago

Doomsday is upon us! Once again markets over in the US traded mixed as the Dow and S&P lost ground the Nasdaq rose 0.18%. No such issues in the Asia Pac area as the Nikkei (0.36%), Shanghai Comp. (1.08%) and ASX (0.10%...
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XAU/USD: Where To Next
8 months ago

Having had 12% of its value chopped since April, Gold prices are stalling at the $1200.00 key level. Last week’s candle failed to close above this level showing potential for further downside, however, the current weekl...
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Market Recap: Brent Trades At 4 Year Highs
8 months ago

Bourses in the US traded mixed yesterday as the Dow pulled back from all-time highs. In China, the Shanghai Comp. had a chance to react to the US vs China meeting cancellation and the index fell 0.57%. In Australia, the ASX t...
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Market Recap: China Cancels Talks With The US
8 months ago

Good morning and welcome to another trading week with EFX! This morning the Asia Pacific session was a quiet one today as China and Japan were closed due to a public holiday. The ASX lost 0.12% of its value after it had em...
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