European Open Market Briefing – 21/11/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

November 21, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japanese stocks rose on Tuesday after large cap stocks such as automakers and manufacturers of factory automation equipment rallied, while North Korean tensions supported defence-related shares. The benchmark Nikkei ended 0.7 percent higher to 22,416.48, while the broader Topix added 0.7 percent to 1,771.13. Gains on Wall Street overnight helped MSCI’s broadest index… View Article

Morning Update – 21/11/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

November 21, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. The strong recovery seen in the DAX and other EU equity markets continued into the US markets which saw the S&P close up 0.13% in a rather quiet but solid session. The Dow was up an impressive 0.3% on the day. Asian markets took up the baton with rises across the board with… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 20/11/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

November 21, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets stocks rose on Monday as confidence over global economic activity and a retreating euro encouraged investors to brush off worries over the collapse of coalition government talks in Germany. Germany’s DAX  rose 0.5 percent. The broader pan-European STOXX 600 index added 0.7 percent. Volkswagen was up 4.2 percent after it raised its mid-term outlook, sustaining investor hopes… View Article

European Open Market Briefing – 20/11/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

November 20, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index fell on Monday amid losses on Wall Street and a stronger yen, although bargain hunting limited the losses. The Nikkei was down 0.4 percent at 22,303.98 points by late morning, following a brief pop into positive territory in early trade. The broader Topix was down 0.3 percent at 1,759.44. MSCI’s broadest index… View Article

Morning Update – 20/11/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

November 20, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St had a disappointing close in to the end of the week with the S&P down 0.26% in a session that saw weakness from the off. This theme followed into Asia where the Nikkei was down another 0.6% (China and HK markets in the green. Chinese equities reversed losses that came after… View Article

European Close Market Briefing – 18/11/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

November 18, 2017 by savi-admin In European Equity Markets disappointing earnings updates and a series of broker downgrades weighed on stocks on Friday, with regional indexes posting their second weekly fall in a row. The STOXX 600 was down 0.3 percent at its close, taking losses so far this week to 1.3 percent, its second negative week in a row. A speech from… View Article

European Open Market Briefing – 17/11/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

November 17, 2017 by savi-admin In Asian Equity Markets Japan’s Nikkei index rose to a more than two-week high on Friday morning, helped by shares in most sectors while chip-related stocks such as Sumco and Tokyo Electron outperformed. The Nikkei gained 0.8 percent to 22,536.93 in midmorning trade after rising to as high as 22,757.40, the highest since Nov. 9. The broader… View Article

Morning Update – 17/11/2017 – by Arjun Lakhanpal

November 17, 2017 by savi-admin Morning all.. Wall St rebounded and closed up 0.8% in a solid session which reversed the risk off sentiment seen earlier in the week. In Asia we saw China a little higher after another large injection of liquidity from the Central Bank and the Nikkei only managed to close up 0.2% as USDJPY fell. Some… View Article