Inflation Mystery at the Fed, but Hikes are coming in December. Banks shares boost by Fed Signals European bank shares jump U.S. stocks seen steady near record highs Bank of Japan keeps policy unchanged S&P rating Agency cuts China rating : Debt Growing Spanish Gov. Fearmongering: “Catalonia faces Impoverishment”. … Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 21 Sept.
Euro Stronger on Draghi´s Tapering comments. Dollar Tumbles to lowest since Jan 2015. Mexico earthquake sparks Tsunami warning; Korea risks linger. Treasuries yield touches new low for 2017 Gold rises further to touch highest level since August European stock indices slip The dollar is losing ground against both the yen and euro as a… Continue reading Markets Daily, 8 September
European Stocks head north after French Elections. Investors snapped up cut-price retail and tech stocks. European stocks gained ground in morning trading Monday, following Asian markets higher ahead of a busy week. The Stoxx Europe 600 index was up 0.6% in European late morning trading. U.S. equity futures followed, with the… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 19 June
United States Fed Funds Rate raised by 25 bps to 1.25 percent . Fed Sets Out Plan to Shrink Asset Holdings Beginning This Year. S&P 500 futures fall after report Trump being investigated. Dollar lifted on Fed´s move Stocks fell in Europe and Asia on Thursday. Stocks fell in Europe and Asia on… Continue reading Daily Markets Update , 15 June
Technology Stocks drag global shares Italian and French sovereign debt yields fall on improved political outlook European tech stocks caught in global sector sell-off, adding to pressure on indices Pound fails to hold $1.27 Yen and gold in demand as haven assets in demand Oil prices continue to rally. UK: Business optimism has plunged… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 12 June
Oil price falls to Three weeks low on Rising U.S. Output Stocks were Set For New All-Time Highs. Reality is Stock Futures Pare Gains as Jobs Disappoint Nikkei Rises Above 20,000. FTSE 100 and S&P 500 futures hit new peak. Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris climate deal further raises fears of… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 2 June
Italian bank worries linger on Subdued holiday Markets onMonday Pound recovers some ground after polls´ hammering of Conservatives. With markets in the U.K., U.S. and China all closed for public holidays, volumes were depressed across the board and most moves were muted. The pound posted the biggest gain among G-10 currencies,… Continue reading Markets Update, 29 May