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Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, November 6

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, November 6

On his five-country Asian tour, US president Trump has already brought up trade grievances about China and Japan and has warned that no one "should underestimate, ever, American resolve." Here's more and what you need to know about the markets.

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, June 19

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, June 19

From a busy Central Bank front last week, investors have now turned focus on the start of formal Brexit negotiations. 

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday, March 6

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday, March 6

With geopolitical risk dominating early trading – North Korea fired four ballistic missiles into nearby waters – this is another busy economic event week.

The Week Ahead: Fed’s Yellen, US Sales and Inflation in Focus

The Week Ahead: Fed’s Yellen, US Sales and Inflation in Focus

U.S. President Donald Trump pledged on Friday to announce a “phenomenal” tax reform. The first three weeks of the Trump administration did not align with the pro-growth agenda, favoring instead an “America first” protectionism which have weakened the USD. Fed Chair Janet Yellen will testify before the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday; her take on the U.S. economy will be followed closely by investors. 

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday February 6, 2017

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday February 6, 2017

Last weeks market data capped a week that saw monetary policy makers in Japan, the U.K., and the U.S stand pat, at least until they can truly assess the impact of Trumponomics on global growth.

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Wednesday August 10, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Wednesday August 10, 2016

Aside from the pound hobbling towards its Brexit lows, crude prices are expected to keep investors busy with the rumored chatter of a possible production freeze. 

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Thursday June 2, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Thursday June 2, 2016

The risk is that for all the speculation about what may come, the reality could be the end result may be little changed. 

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Tuesday May 24, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Tuesday May 24, 2016

With Fed rhetoric remaining equities biggest hurdle, coupled with ‘little’ new U.S economic data, the end of the North American earnings season, and significant event risk in the coming month has investor sentiment shifting cautiously in favor of “wait and see.” 

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday May 16, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday May 16, 2016

Markets are closed in Germany, Denmark, Austria, Switzerland and Norway (Whit Monday). While bank holidays are been observed in a number of others . . .

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday, May 2nd 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday, May 2nd 2016

It’s a bank holiday shortened trading week for some (China, Singapore, Taiwan, U.K and Ireland), but for others it’s expected to be a busy week...