• Daily Commodity Outlook, May 28 2020 

    Asian stocks traded mixed on Thursday with HK stock tumbling amid HK tensions. Japan stock market continued the rally but U.S. futures are indicating a low open tonight. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Wednesday that the State Department no longer considered Hong Kong to have significant autonomy under Chinese rule, which could mean […]

  • BoJ Yield Curve Control and new Supply of Government Debt. What to Expect from the Yen?

    After DXY support at 99 points were damaged on Tuesday due to powerful risk-on move, the currency continues to cede ground on Wednesday.

  • Trump Promises Action Against China Amidst Hong Kong Standoff

    COVID-19 Strains US/China Relations Fears that tensions between the US and China could soon boil over has increased this week as the two sides continue to trade rhetoric over the Hong-Kong standoff. Relations between the world’s two leading economies have been particularly fraught over recent weeks amidst escalating US criticism of China over its alleged […]

  • Chart of the Day EURUSD

    Chart of the Day EURUSD EURUSD Potential Range Break – Probable Price Path Broad-based dollar selling boosted EURUSD. A Reuters exclusive reported that the ECB is drafting contingency plans should Germany’s Bundesbank quit the bond-buying program. That report drove investors into the Euro. EUR/USD rallied above 1.0980 while EURJPY climbed towards 118.20. European government bond […]

  • Daily Commodity Outlook, May 27 2020

    Asian stocks mostly went higher on Wednesday even when investors digested a report that the Trump administration is considering sanctions on Chinese officials, another sign of deteriorating Sino-American relations. S&P 500 futures also went higher after the gauge made a new high on Tuesday night. The index gave up almost half its gains in the […]

  • BOC’s Poloz Fuels Negative Rates Speculation

    Poloz: BOC Ready To Do More Stephen Poloz, governor of the Bank Of Canada, has fuelled expectations that the BOC could soon move into negative rates during comments made yesterday. Poloz, speaking ahead of handing the reigns over to incoming BOC governor Tiff Macklem on June 3rd, sought to reassure investors, saying that the bank’s […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, May 27, 2020 

    Daily Market Outlook, May 27, 2020  The Asian equity market was more mixed overnight with China and Hong Kong leading the declines. That follows reports that the US is considering a range of sanctions against China for its proposed new national security legislation to rein in dissent in Hong Kong. President Trump promised a “very […]

  • Tickmill’s Investing Diva, CADJPY Daily Outlook 27-05-20

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  • COT Data: Buying Pressure Decreases in Crude Oil, More Sellers Resign

    Market players are now sitting tight in crude oil as the price continues to float in the narrow range with key support to sentiments offered by voluntary/involuntary supply cuts.

  • COVID-19 Vaccine Hopes Increasing

    Just one month on from countries across the globe suffering COVID-19 deaths in the high hundreds and still facing weeks of lockdowns, the landscape has shifted dramatically. Around the world now, countries are coming out of lockdown and beginning to return to some sense of normality. With infection rates and death tolls dropping steadily across […]

  • The IndeX Files 26-05-2020

    Vaccine Hopes Boosting Risk Sentiment Global equities benchmarks are trading with renewed upside momentum this week amidst a broad improvement in risk sentiment. Investor appetite is returning as the global COVID-19 deaths continue to decline, suggesting that hopefully the worst of the virus is now passing. Sentiment has been further boosted this week by news […]

  • Chart of the Day AUDUSD

    Chart of the Day AUDUSD AUDUSD Equality Objective & Momentum Divergence – Probable Price Path S&P Emini futures traded to 3015 this morning in Asia as risk assets are in strong demand. Hopes of an economic recovery resulting from an easing of coronavirus lockdowns and other restrictions are crowding out concerns of an escalation in […]

  • Daily Market Outlook, May 26, 2020 

    Daily Market Outlook, May 26, 2020  A positive risk tone has continued through the Asian market session leading to further gains in equities. In particular, Japanese stocks are up by over 2%, supported by the country exiting its state of emergency and PM Abe’s announcement of a second budget aimed at providing further fiscal stimulus. […]

  • Daily Commodity Outlook, May 26 2020

    Stocks in Asia went higher for a second day, shrugging off geopolitical tensions. Tensions between the U.S. and Beijing remain in focus after China condemned the U.S. for adding 33 Chinese entities to a trade blacklist. At the same time, China sought to reassure HK that its judiciary world remains independent under new national security […]

  • Tickmill’s Investing Diva, EURUSD Daily Outlook 26-05-20

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