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Markets Update, 5 July

    European shares rise on hints of tariff relief. Hawkish Fed on the lookout for recession but economy Strong BoE Carney tells Trump: Escalation of trade war will hurt US most.     Stock markets in Europe and the U.S. advanced on Thursday as reassuring economic data from Germany and a report that its… Continue reading Markets Update, 5 July

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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

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Markets Update, 23 April

        Stocks Slip as Treasury Yields Rise European shares end positive supported by financials Dollar Rallies     European shares edged up on Monday as a rise in U.S. Treasury yields helped lift bank stocks to nearly 5-week highs, more than offsetting a disappointing update from UBS (UBSG.S) and losses among bond-proxy… Continue reading Markets Update, 23 April

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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

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Markets Update, 19 March

    Global Stocks, Futures Slide Amid Rate Hike Fears, Trade Tensions. Wall Street, Nasdaq Dragged by Tech-Stocks. European Stocks Tumble. Asian Markets: Nikkei drops 1 week Low.     Japan politics led Nikkei lower  as investors repsonded to opinion polls showing falling support for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe amid a cronyism scandal that has gripped… Continue reading Markets Update, 19 March

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Markets Update, 6 March

    Stocks Markets Climb World-wide. Investors weighin on  U.S. Tariffs Trade Raise. Europe Proposes Retaliation on Taiffs Raise. Optimism on N.Korea: Futures Raise.     Optimism was boosted as the South Korean president’s office said North Korea is open to denuclearization if the safety of Kim Jong Un’s regime is guaranteed. Fading fears of trade wars… Continue reading Markets Update, 6 March

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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