Morning Update – 05/01/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

January 5, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Another decent close on Wall St with S&P up another 0.57% but Asia had a tougher night as the USD got hit, US yields fell and the Nikkei fell 0.37%. but it was the move in the dollar that caught the eye even with better data from China and Japan. China Dec Caixin Services… View Article

Afternoon Market Update – 04/01/2017 – by Jaz Singh

January 4, 2017 by savi-admin The greenback is on the back foot in morning trade after the dollar index reached a 12 year high yesterday. This comes as markets await the release of FOMC minutes today which could dampen the sentiment behind the Trump trade. A risk-on appetite has boosted emerging market currencies with the South African rand the biggest… View Article

Morning Update – 04/01/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

January 4, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all..Wall St got off to a solid start closing up 0.85% and Asia followed with the Nikkei up a punchy 2.5% to start the year off in style. This and the positive risk sentiment took USDJPY back up above 118.00. Kuroda: economy at critical point to end deflation; BoJ will continue easing program; more… View Article

Afternoon Market Update – 03/01/2017 – by Jaz Singh

January 3, 2017 by savi-admin European equities look to be heading for their third day of gains with banking and mining stocks taking the lead.  The DAX currently trades near the 11600 level with the Stoxx Euro 600 rising 0.6 percent this session. This comes off the back of positive news from the Asian session with Chinese Manufacturing PMI beating… View Article

Morning Update – 16/12/2016 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

December 16, 2016 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St managed another day in positive territory but gave up a lot of early gains to finish up just 0.39% as Yields gyrated and the USD remained pretty firm. Asia was led a little higher by the Nikkei which closed up 0.66% as USDJPY broadly held gains and remained above 118.00 for… View Article

Afternoon Market Update – 15/12/2016 – by Jaz Singh

December 15, 2016 by savi-admin All eyes are on the dollar this morning as it climbed to its highest level since 2003. This comes as markets price in a steeper rate hiking path by the Fed, with the dollar index rising to the 103.00 level. The dollar has gained some 1 percent against the Euro and 1.2 percent against the… View Article