Monthly Archives: January 2017

Donald Trump’s ‘travel ban’ leads to investor concerns

Donald Trump’s ‘travel ban’ has led to investors moving into other safe havens, with JPY and Gold being the short term winners. Business leaders from across the world have voiced their opinions and now Theresa May has come into the … Continue reading

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31 Jan.-3Feb. 2017. Investment Weekly Outlook

Headlines Global equities were boosted this week by a reigniting of the Trump “reflation trade,” as the US President pushed ahead with a raft of executive orders, supporting optimism over the US economic outlook The first estimate of US Q4 … Continue reading

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31 January 2017. Daily Market Updates

HEADLINES – INTERNATIONAL Dollar and stocks fell amid uncertainty sparked by President Trump’s immigration order and concern about U.S. protectionism; Treasury yields were mixed Trump defends immigration order as CEOs warn of disruptions. Repercussions of order continued to unfold with … Continue reading

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FX Weekly Preview: Jan 30 to Feb 5

Good Morning; The AUD has opened the week strongly against the USD around 0.7560 and comfortably above 0.7050 versus the EUR. The NZD has performed strongly across the past week as well and has opened the week at 0.7265 against … Continue reading

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30 January 2017. Daily Market Update

International Headlines: USD was little changed Friday amid weaker U.S. data and as UST yields ticked lower, with focus shifting to BOJ/Fed/BOE decisions and month-end. A report showed that the US economy expanded at a slower than expected pace in … Continue reading

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