European Open Market Briefing – 26/06/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 26, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index ticked up on Monday morning as the dollar-yen held steady, while investors’ attention fell squarely on Takata Corp after it filed for bankruptcy protection. The Nikkei rose 0.1 percent to 10,161.02 in midmorning trade. The broader Topix was up 0.1 percent to 1,612.60. The Tokyo Stock Exchange said shares of Takata would… View Article

Morning Update – 26/06/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 26, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St had a quiet finish on Friday with stocks barely changed and Asia also had a quiet session but the Nikkei managed a small gain. China was up 1.28%. The higher Nikkei helping USDJPY move off the lows but again ranges were tight. Equities from South Korea to Hong Kong rose as… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 23/06/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 23, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets another wobble in commodity-related shares and dollar earners put pressure on British blue chips on Friday, underscoring their underperformance against continental European peers a year on from Britain’s vote to leave the European Union. Britain’s FTSE 100 was down 0.2 percent at its close and the pan-European STOXX 600 index was down… View Article

European Open Market Briefing – 23/06/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 23, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index was flat on Friday morning as dollar-yen levels steadied after major economic events, while Nintendo hit new multi-year highs on ongoing hopes for a new title on Switch. The Nikkei was flat at 20,119.55 in midmorning trade. The broader Topix fell 0.1 percent to 1,608.90 and the JPX-Nikkei Index 400… View Article

Morning Update – 23/06/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 23, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St closed marginally lower in a quiet session as traders watched oil moves. With little data and movement in oil in Asia the Nikkei closed marginally higher in a quiet session. A rather subdued end to the week for Asian markets as oil price action stabilises with WTI holding a very tight range,… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 22/06/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 23, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets a rise in health sector helped pull stocks out of negative territory on Thursday, pegged back by the slide in the energy sector on the back of weakened oil prices. The pan-European STOXX 600 index ended the session flat following two days of straight losses, while the blue chips were also flat…. View Article