Morning Update – 16/10/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

October 16, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St had yet another close in the green, albeit small with the S&P closing up 0.09% but we never seem to see any losses of any note these days. The discussion was on whether the data Friday was hurricane impacted or not so confusion reigned. In Asia however we saw more Nikkei… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 13/10/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

October 16, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets stocks hit their highest in nearly four months on Friday, helped by gains in Bayer after the German drugmaker sold assets that will pave the way for its acquisition of Monsanto. The pan-European STOXX 600 ended the session up 0.4 percent, also underpinned by strength among steel-exposed materials stocks, with ArcelorMittal jumping 7.4 percent. Germany’s DAX hit… View Article

European Open Market Briefing – 13/10/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

October 13, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei share average edged up and hit a fresh a 21-year high on Friday helped by index heavyweight Fast Retailing, while selling of Kobe Steel continued as worries from its data fabrication scandal extended overseas. The Nikkei opened flat, traversing positive and negative territory, and then rose 0.3 percent to 21,013.38… View Article

Morning Update – 13/10/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

October 13, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St closed marginally lower as many wait for today’s important retail sales and inflation data but the Nikkei had a strong session closing up over 1% even with weaker US stocks and USDJPY spending most of the session at recent lows at 112.00. Stocks across Asia showed solid gains as Chinese data impressed… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 12/10/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

October 12, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets Spanish stocks closed fractionally lower Thursday, catching their breath after the prior day’s rally that was sparked by worries abating over Catalonia’s independence push, while Europe’s main equity benchmark also struggled for direction. Spain’s IBEX 35 index fell less than 0.1 percent to finish at 10,275.90. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index closed less than… View Article

European Open Market Briefing – 12/10/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

October 12, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index scaled its loftiest peak in more than two decades on Thursday, hosted by records on Wall Street that offset weakness in oil-related shares. The Nikkei was up 0.5 percent at 20,978.56 at the end of morning trade, after earlier rising as high as 20,980.92, its highest since December, 1996. MSCI’s… View Article

Morning Update – 12/10/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

October 12, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Another positive and record close on Wall St which saw the S&P rise 0.18% in a relatively calm session as we wait for the busy part of the week to unfold. It was quiet in Asia as well but again the Nikkei finished in the green; up 0.37% and FX markets saw a… View Article