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  • Fed Starts to Experiment with the Corporate Bonds Market

    The Fed has finally lent a helping hand to the corporate bond market as $305 million of investment and junk bonds were added to its asset portfolio, showed weekly balance sheet update of the Fed, released on Thursday.

  • Chinese Data Points To (Slow) Recovery

    Gradual Recovery Underway in China Recent data sets from China continue to point to a recovery, however, the improvements have only been gradual and suggest that the return to pre-virus levels of economic activity is going to take longer than first thought. Given that China was the first to move out of lock-down measures ( […]

  • Chart of the Day US500 (S&P500)

    Chart of the Day US500 (S&P500) US500 (S&P500) another leg to complete sequence  – Probable Price Path US-China noise levels ratcheted higher overnight – US president Trump said he does not want to speak to China’s Xi Jinping and would not renegotiate the phase one trade deal, while hinting the US could “save $500 billion” […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, May 15, 2020 

    Daily Market Outlook, May 15, 2020  Risk sentiment in the Asian market was broadly positive following the firmer close in US equity markets, although it has been under pressure most of this week. Futures point to a positive European open. Brent crude oil price increased above $32pbl. China reported a mixed set of data for […]

  • The Friday Forex Takeaway – Episode 34

    Key Points from This Week RBNZ Signals Negative Rates Likely The RBNZ increased the size of its QE program at its May monetary policy meeting this week by nearly double from $33 billion to $60 billion. Warning over the continued impact of the global economic downturn the RBNZ also warned that negative rates could be […]

  • Daily Commodity Outlook, May 15 2020

    Asian stock markets drifted on Friday as investors assessed China’s mixed data after it reopened its economy. Industrial output rose 3.9% from a year earlier, versus a median estimate of 1.5%, and reversing a drop of 1.1% in March. It is the first time that China’s industrial output increased  since the coronavirus outbreak, adding to […]

  • Tickmill’s Investing Diva, EURUSD Daily Outlook 15-05-20

    Catch up on all the latest updates on global markets by following Tickmill’s Investing Diva Daily Market Outlook.