Morning Update – 08/06/2018 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 8, 2018 Morning all.. Wall St fell into the close as further stress was seen in the EM space and techs sold off. The S&P closed more or less unchanged but NASDAQ closed down 0.7%. Japanese and Australian shares edged lower while South Korean stocks showed modest losses. Chinese and Hong Kong shares hit their lows as… View Article

Morning Update – 07/06/18 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 7, 2018 Morning all.. Wall St surged yet again totally ignoring trade issues or the risks in the EU with Italy as the S&P closed up 0.86% with the Dow up an impressive 1.4% led by Boeing and the banks. The NASDAQ chalked up another record high. The Asia session saw gains across the region with the… View Article

Morning Update – 06/06/2018 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 6, 2018 Morning all.. Wall St had a quieter session with the S&P finally closing unchanged but the NASDAQ rallied 0.4%. In Asia we saw the Nikkei rise 0.43% driven by tech names. EUR held gains after a source suggested the ECB anticipate holding a pivotal discussion at their meeting next week that could conclude with a… View Article

Morning Update – 05/06/2018 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 5, 2018 Morning all.. Wall St was quiet but had a solid session considering some of the trade risks. The S&P closed up 0.45% with the NASDAQ pushing higher by 0.7% as tech shares led the rally. The Nikkei managed a small rally to close up 0.22% but Topix was lower. So far investors set aside protectionist… View Article

Morning Update – 04/06/2018 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

June 4, 2018 Morning all.. Wall St saw the US jobs data as “Goldilocks” as strong jobs but still no sign of wage strength sent stocks higher. The S&P closing up 1.08%..This spilled over to Asia with Nikkei closing up 1.46% as USDJPY held gains. EURJPY was also higher as fears over Italian politics waned. While the MSCI… View Article