Africa and Middle East · Asia Pacific · Central Banks · China · Econochat · Economic Outlook · Economic policy · Economics · Emerging Markets · Equities · Europe · Eurozone · Germany · Insight · IRAN · Italy · LATAM · Markets Data · North America · Opinion · Risk · Stock Markets · TRADE · Yields

Markets Update, 25 May

    Treasury Yields tumble as Oil plunges Bund Yields drop as Europe concerned with Italy and Spain Russia ready to raise Oil Output under US Pressure Euro Drops to Lowest since 2017 New privacy law forces some U.S. media offline in Europe     S&P, Dow edge lower on oil plunge; Nasdaq lifted by… Continue reading Markets Update, 25 May

Argentina · Banks · Bonds · Brexit · Canada · Central Banks · China · Commodities · Econochat · Economic Outlook · Economic policy · Economics · Emerging Markets · Energy · Equities · Europe · Eurozone · Financials · Germany · Global Economy · Gold · Inflation · IRAN · Israel · Italy · JAPAN · Markets Data · North America · North Korea · Risk · Russia · Stock Markets · TRADE · Trasuries · Yields

Markets Update, 17 May

      Oil Keeps Climbing Asia Stocks Drift US 10y Yield 3.1% Widest against Bund since 1989 Sterling Volatility on Conflicting Custom Union reports.   Ten-year U.S. Treasury yields hit 3.1 percent on Thursday as global markets continued to adjust to an upbeat outlook for the world’s largest economy. Transatlantic Gap: Stock futures drop… Continue reading Markets Update, 17 May

Africa and Middle East · Asia Pacific · BioThech · Bonds · Canada · Central Banks · China · Commodities · Currencies · Economic Outlook · Economic policy · Economics · Emerging Markets · Energy · Equities · Europe · Eurozone · Germany · Hungary · India · JAPAN · Markets Data · North America · North Korea · OIL · OPEC · Research · Risk · Risk Aversion · Stock Markets · Syria · Technology · TRADE · Trasuries

Markets Update, 10 April

      China Standoff Easing: Risk-On mood. Bonds are not Buying it: Risk-Off. Wall Street opens higher as tech stocks gain. Asian Stocks Rally.     With trade war fears easing after the overnight speech from Chinese president Xi, US markets have opened sharply higher. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is currently 390 points… Continue reading Markets Update, 10 April

Asia Pacific · China · Credit · Economic Outlook · Economic policy · Economics · Emerging Markets · Equities · Europe · Eurozone · Germany · Global Economy · Inflation · JAPAN · Markets Data · North America · Opinion · Research · Risk · Stock Markets · TRADE · Trasuries · Yields

Markets Update, 6 April

        European Shares Fall on Renewed Trade Tensions. US Stocks Fall. US Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 17-Year Low. Trump orders review of further trade tariffs, China Responds S&P 500 halts three-day rally; gold rises with Treasuries   U.S. stocks slumped and Treasuries rose as investors assessed the latest threat to the global… Continue reading Markets Update, 6 April

Asia Pacific · Banks · Canada · Central Banks · China · Credit · CSPP Corp Sector Purchase Prog. · ECB · Economic Outlook · Economic policy · Economics · Energy · Equities · Europe · Eurozone · Fed · Germany · Inflation · Interest Rates · JAPAN · Macro Data · Markets Commentary · Markets Data · Monetary Expansion · North America · OIL · Risk · Stock Markets · Stocks · Technology · TRADE · Trasuries · Yields

Markets Update, 21 March

    Wall Street Higher ahead od Fed´s Oil and Facebook bounce helps U.S. Markets  Breaking now: Fed Raises Rates, Steepens Path of Hikes as Outlook Strengthens   Federal Reserve officials, meeting for the first time under Chairman Jerome Powell, raised the benchmark lending rate a quarter-point and forecast a steeper path of hikes in… Continue reading Markets Update, 21 March

Asia Pacific · Banks · Bonds · Brexit · Canada · Central Banks · China · Commodities · Credit · Currencies · Economic Outlook · Economics · Energy · Equities · Europe · Eurozone · Fed · Financials · Fixed Income · Funds · Germany · Inflation · Macro Data · Markets Data · North America · OIL · Stock Markets · Stocks · Trasuries · Yields

Markets Update, 21 February

      European Stocks Lower, Bonds Gain Eurozone Growth Loses Momentum, But Remains Solid Asia Stocks end strong after Lunar Hollidays U.S. equity futures slip; emerging-market shares rebound       Hong Kong & Taiwan leading way higher on catch-up gains as Dollar extends recovery and 10y US Treasuries rally. S&P 500 Index futures… Continue reading Markets Update, 21 February

Areas · Asia Pacific · Banks · BioThech · BoJ · Bonds · Brexit · China · Commodities · Commodities Volatility · Competition · Currencies · Economic Outlook · Emerging Markets · Equities · Europe · Europe Refugee Crisis · Eurozone · Financials · Fixed Income · Funds · Germany · Gold · Inflation · JAPAN · LATAM · Markets Data · North America · North Korea · OIL · OPEC · Trasuries · Yields

Markets Daily Update, 23 January

  Growing Trade War Fears Weigh on DoJ Stock Climbing slowed, Bonds Advance Bank of Japan: No end to Stimulus Trump to Rise Trade Tariffs 2018 Market Rally Goes On Futures for the S&P 500 Index edged lower and the dollar strengthened against the euro and pound as traders also digested President Donald Trump’s first major move… Continue reading Markets Daily Update, 23 January