• Daily Market Outlook, January 24, 2020 

    Daily Market Outlook, January 24, 2020  Main Market Themes Risk sentiment was steadier in the Asia market, as traders appeared to latch on to the World Health Organisation’s decision not to declare the coronavirus outbreak in China as a public health emergency. The death toll is reported to have risen to 26, as China begins […]

  • Daily Commodity Currencies: 24 January, Friday

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  • The Crude Chronicles – Episode 22

    Crude Caught Between Opposing Market Pressures The CFTC COT positioning report showed that, last week, investors reduced their net long positions in WTI crude by 36,960 contracts, taking the total position to 530,312 contracts. The reduction in upside exposure was likely down to a spate of profit-taking as WTI continued to fall back following the […]

  • Chart of the Day GBPUSD

    Chart of the Day GBPUSD Potential intraday continuation GBPUSD UK manufacturing business optimism jumped in January: The CBI Trends Total Order Index rose by 6pts to -22 in January (Dec: -28), reflecting a much smaller shrinkage of UK manufacturers’ exports orders, higher output volume, finished stocks. Notably, the quarterly business optimism index jumped to 23 […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, January 23, 2020 

    Daily Market Outlook, January 23, 2020  Main Market Themes Asian market is down again overnight on growing concerns about the Coronavirus. Reports say that China has halted travel from Wuhan and closed down public transport within the city in an attempt to contain the disease.  A stronger-than-expected Australian labour market report led markets to lower […]

  • WTI Drops: What’s Next?

    Today we discuss the potential future of the index S&P500, Australian dollar and oil.

  • Daily Commodity Currencies: 23 January, Thursday

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  • Chart of the Day AUDUSD

    Chart of the Day AUDUSD Potential reversal AUDUSD As the number of cases and geographical spread (with the first case in US confirmed) of the Wuhan Coronavirus increase, this could potentially pose a dark cloud to the nascent green shoots theme, leading to rising concerns that the January market rally may not be able to […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, January 22, 2020

    Daily Market Outlook, January 22, 2020  Main Market Themes The Asian equity markets have rebounded this morning following yesterday’s decline reflecting concerns about the potential impact of China’s Coronavirus for the Asian market. The Chinese authorities have promised to take steps to contain the spread of the disease. US President Trump said that he expects […]

  • Daily Commodity Currencies: 22 January, Wednesday

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  • The IndeX Files 21-01-2020

    Buy The Rumour, Sell The Fact? Global equities benchmarks are trading just off their recent highs this week with North American, Asian and European indices all in the red. The moves is likely down to a “buy the rumour, sell the fact dynamic which is playing out on the back of the US and China […]

  • Chart of the Day EURUSD

    Chart of the Day EURUSD Potential reversal EURUSD Risk appetite was lower overnight on rising concerns about the impact of the virus outbreak in China, especially ahead of the Chinese New Year. In the Eurozone, the ECB will hold its first Governing Council meeting of the new year. However, it should be a non-event, with […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, January 21, 2020

    Daily Market Outlook, January 21, 2020  Main Market Themes Risk sentiment has taken a turn for the worse overnight on fears about the spread of the Coronavirus from China. The Asian market lower, gold is firmer while the USD is mixed in G10 FX and bid against EM FX.  The Bank of Japan left policy […]

  • Daily Commodity Currencies: 21 January, Tuesday

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  • Precious Metals Monday 20-01-2020

    Gold The gold market has given conflicting signals over recent weeks. Following a breakout to highs of 1611.39, not seen since early 2012, market reversed heavily over last week, trading lows of 1536, before reversing higher. The root of the fluctuations in the gold market has been the shifting situation with regard to the recent […]