• Panic on global equity markets, Japanese bonds and currency are in great demand today

    Concerns over global economy growth skyrocketed, sending equity markets into a sharp decline.

  • The OPEC report had a short-term effect on crude oil prices, EU shares plunge

    Crude prices appear to escape from the bear trap, with the first signs of Saudis’ loosening their tight grip.

  • Key economic events to look out for next week

    Important news that will determine currency movements next week…

  • Mixed payroll data doesn’t reveal Fed’s plans, no clear trend in majors

    The US NFP data crushed investors’ hopes that it will bring clarity in March’s FOMC decision.

  • The Fed Rate liftoff is fair, if NFP data turns out weak, WTI surges

    The Wednesday ISM report revealed significant slowdown in business activity in the US service sector.

  • Oil reserves continue to grow, the mining industry is feeling better than ever, but the USD is in decline

    European and Asian indices have re-ignited their appetite for mining and energy companies.

  • Chinese stocks calm down their gains, WTI is ready to head for $25

    Chinese stocks have resumed their decline, as investors hurried up to take profit in the depressed market.

  • WTI plunges, BP reports the biggest loss in 20 years

    European indices extend their decline for the second consecutive day together with falling Oil prices.

  • Events are not in favour of Oil’s growth

    Oil’s longest upward streak halts as China’s industry sector keeps slowing down and OPEC maintains high pumping volumes despite global surplus.

  • Key economic events for the week of Feb 1st – Feb 5th 2016

    Don’t miss the key economic events that will move the markets next week

  • Output levels might be discussed in February or March

    The meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC exporters can take place in February or March

  • BoJ has sent the rate below zero increasing the hunger for risky assets

    Bank of Japan’s decision to cut the interest rate was quite surprising for markets

  • FOMC left the rate unchanged, WTI responds with a hike

    A decision on federal funds rate was supposed to be taken at yesterday’s FOMC meeting

  • Iraq’s pumping levels are record high, China’s equity markets weaken

    Crude prices have lost their fragile balance again dropping below the level.

  • WTI hits $ 32.74, Asian stocks rally on ECB’s March QE promise

    Oil futures have rebound from the 12-year low during the Monday session.