Morning Update – 14/03/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

March 14, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. A quiet session on Wall St that saw stocks close around unchanged on the day as we wait for the Fed decision on Wednesday.. The Nikkei closed down slightly in another quiet session. The dollar struggled most of the day yesterday even as yields rose but has made some gains through the Asian… View Article

American Round-Up – 13/03/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

March 13, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets stocks came off highs on Friday, as growing talk about central bank tightening in the region hit utilities and export-oriented stocks but continued to boost the heavyweight banking sector.  The German blue chip index fell 0.1 percent. But the pan-European STOXX 600 index managed to end in positive territory, up 0.1 percent Eurozone… View Article

European Opening Session – 13/03/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

March 13, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index edged up on Monday to brush an 11-day high as the yen remained on the defensive, although a wait-and-see mood ahead of this week’s U.S. Federal Reserve meeting curbed the market’s advance. The Nikkei was up 0.2 percent at 19,641.56 points after touching 19,656.48, its highest since March 2. The broader… View Article

Morning Update – 13/03/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

March 13, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St closed up 0.33% after a decent set of data and US yields remained elevated through the session but the USD rather lagged. It seems some are concerned about the forthcoming G20 meeting and what US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin may demand. This maybe be the reason for a lagging USD in the… View Article

American Round-Up – 10/03/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

March 13, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets stocks rose on Friday, with gains underpinned by a rally among banks, energy stocks as well as BT as attention turned to closely-watched U.S. jobs data due later in the day. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was up 0.4 percent, set for its third straight session of gains. The index was on track to post… View Article

European Opening Session – 10/03/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

March 10, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index rose on Thursday, benefitting from a weaker yen after the dollar gained when U.S. jobs data cemented expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve is poised to raise interest rates next week. The Nikkei was up 0.15 percent at 19,283.10 at midday. The broader Topix edged up 0.1 percent to 1,552.45,… View Article

Morning Update – 10/03/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

March 10, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all… Wall St closed marginally higher in a quiet session but Asia was bulled up by the rise in USDJPY which broke through 115.00 resistance as US yields surged again to trade above 2.6%. The Nikkei closed up an impressive 1.48%.. USDJPY making a high of 115.46 so far and is trading on the… View Article

American Round-Up – 09/03/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

March 9, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index rose on Thursday, benefitting from a weaker yen after the dollar gained when U.S. jobs data cemented expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve is poised to raise interest rates next week. The Nikkei was up 0.15 percent at 19,283.10 at midday. The broader Topix edged up 0.1 percent to 1,552.45,… View Article

European Opening Session – 09/03/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

March 9, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index rose on Thursday, benefitting from a weaker yen after the dollar gained when U.S. jobs data cemented expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve is poised to raise interest rates next week. The Nikkei was up 0.15 percent at 19,283.10 at midday. The broader Topix edged up 0.1 percent to 1,552.45,… View Article

Morning Update – 09/03/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

March 9, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall Street fell again in a quiet session with the S&P down 0.23% but Asia managed to stay in the green even after the steep fall in oil through the NY session and probably helped by the rally in USDJPY. The Nikkei finished up 0.34%. The Dollar was pretty quiet but generally firm… View Article