Morning Update – 09/02/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

February 9, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St had another quiet session with no signs of concern over Trump policies or rising political risk in Europe and closed unchanged again near record highs.. The concerns in the bond markets and the dollar are clearly not felt in stocks! The Nikkei closed down 0.53% largely on the back of a… View Article

Afternoon Market Update – 08/02/2017 – by Jazz Singh

February 8, 2017 by savi-admin Markets have been relatively quiet this morning as we consolidate moves from yesterday’s session. The dollar index has risen 0.2 percent, extending its gains from earlier this week. With political risk in the form of Dutch, French and German elections being priced into the Eurozone, the euro has pushed lower, declining 0.3 percent for the… View Article

Morning Update – 08/02/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

February 8, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. A quiet finish on Wall St but S&P did touch a new record high at one point but closed unchanged on the day; again all the action in bonds and FX markets. In Asia we saw the Nikkei close up 0.5% as USDJPY managed to rally back above 112.00 and failed to close… View Article

Afternoon Market Update – 07/02/2017 – by Jazz Singh

February 7, 2017 by savi-admin Dollar bulls have come back to the table, triggered by FOMC member Harker’s remarks yesterday evening outlining his support for a rate hike in March. As a result we’ve seen the dollar index rally 0.7 percent after breaking through the $100.00 level overnight. Weak house price data from the UK has extended the pound sell… View Article

Morning Update – 07/02/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

February 7, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St had a rather quiet session compared to bonds and the Dollar with both the dollar and US yields falling. The S&P managed to end the session with a marginal 0.2% loss and Asia followed suit with the Nikkei down 0.35% which was not bad considering that USDJPY fell through what some… View Article

Afternoon Market Update – 06/02/2017 – by Jazz Singh

February 6, 2017 by savi-admin A cautious sentiment has taken ahold of European markets after French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen announced plans to exit the euro if she were to win. The euro has dropped nearly 0.5 percent against the dollar, currently trading at session lows near the $1.0730 level. After a sixth consecutive weekly loss, the dollar index… View Article

Morning Update – 06/02/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

February 6, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St had a solid close after rather mixed US data with the S&P closing up 0.73% but the session saw choppy FX markets with the dollar eventually ending lower. Asia was quiet and with the lack of data this week that is not surprising but the Nikkei did manage to eke out… View Article