European Close Market Briefing – 06/12/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

December 6, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets stocks recovered most of their earlier “risk-off” losses on Wednesday, with an easing euro and a positive open on Wall Street offsetting falls in richly valued tech stocks. The pan-European STOXX 600 index ended down 0.1 percent after losing as much as 1 percent before consumer staples and other defensive stocks outbalanced… View Article

European Open Market Briefing – 06/12/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

December 6, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets stocks fell across the board on Wednesday as various factors including weaker metals prices and monetary policy concerns in China soured investor risk sentiment. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific stocks outside Japan fell to a two-month low and was last down 1.5 percent. The fall in the index deepened as Asia’s equity markets suffered… View Article

Morning Update – 06/12/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

December 6, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St gave up early gains and fell into the close with the S&P closing down 0.37% in a relatively quiet session but in Asia we saw a rather nasty risk off move with the sell-off in Tech stocks spreading to broader indexes. The Nikkei fell nearly 2% with HK down over 1.5%… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 05/12/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

December 6, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets stocks fell on Tuesday as cyclical stocks fell, while dwindling enthusiasm over a U.S. tax bill weighed on financial service providers. The pan-European STOXX 600 index , fresh from its best day in six weeks, fell 0.2 percent, as weak financials and healthcare stocks outweighed a rally in consumer staples and utilities, while tech… View Article

European Open Market Briefing – 05/12/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

December 5, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index fell on Tuesday morning with semiconductor equipment manufacturers’ stocks hit by weakness in U.S. tech shares overnight, undercutting gains in financial stocks as banks and brokers. The Nikkei declined 0.5 percent to 22,599.67 in mid-morning trade. The broader Topix fell 0.2 percent to 1,783.47. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific stocks… View Article

Morning Update – 05/12/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

December 5, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St opened strongly as the Trump tax breakthrough saw strong demand from the off but the rally petered out into the close on Wall St and the S&P failed to manage to close positive. The Dow rose 0.24% but the Nasdaq had a bad day closing down over 1% as the rotation… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 04/12/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

December 4, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets stocks recovered strongly from multi-week lows on Monday after the U.S. Senate passed a tax package delivering significant fiscal stimulus, which investors had anticipated would give extra legs to the bull run in equity markets. Gains in the U.S. dollar helped Germany’s dollar-exposed DAX shoot up from a two-month low, up 1.5 percent. The… View Article