Turkish CB Supports FCY Reserves

April 18, 2019

UNITED STATES The U.S.-China trade deal could be announced by early May according to reports; U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin should be heading to Beijing the week…

 

China GDP’s Growth Surpasses all Expectations

April 17, 2019

UNITED STATES In the US, industrial production showed a 0.1% decline in March results against February; this served to heighten ongoing concerns over the outlook of the global economy. Donald…

 

Rusal: First Wave of Investment in the US

April 15, 2019

UNITED STATES Steven Mnuchin gave a hint to the advancement of the US/China trade talks by suggesting that the US is open to repercussions if they breach any deal and…

 

Optimism Surrounds China’s March Trade Figures

April 12, 2019

UNITED STATES US stocks traded about flat as the market braced for bank earnings for the first quarter (S&P traded flat while the NASDAQ and the DOW recorded marginal losses…

 

March FOMC Meeting’s Results

April 11, 2019

UNITED STATES US stocks closed in the green as the DOW, S&P and NASDAQ recorded gains of 0.03%, 0.35% and 0.69% respectively. The minutes from the March FOMC meeting showed…

 

The ECB Meets in Frankfurt

April 10, 2019

UNITED STATES US Stocks traded in the red with the DOW having the largest losses of 0.71% while the NASDAQ and the S&P lost 0.56% and 0.61% respectively. March CPI…

 

Washington is Considering Tariffs for EU

April 9, 2019

UNITED STATES US stocks were mainly in the green with the NASDAQ and S&P gaining 0.19% and 0.10% respectively. The DOW however, under pressure from Boeing (-4.44%), lost 0.32%. Washington…

 

Saudi Aramco’s Debut Issue

April 8, 2019

UNITED STATES US stocks traded in the green on Friday – DOW +0.15%, S&P +0.46%, NASDAQ +0.59% – backed by March employment figures which surpassed expectations. President Trump continued his…

 

2nd Consecutive Interest Rate cut of the Indian CB

April 5, 2019

UNITED STATES The big news out of the US today is the decision to delay the timing of a potential trade deal for four weeks at the earliest. The news…

 

Trade Talks Happening Today

April 4, 2019

UNITED STATES US President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He will meet today at the White House; signaling hope on a new trade deal. Provided a conclusion is…