Tag Archive: Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC)

Italy: risk on, risk off?

Wednesday October 3: Five things the markets are talking about European markets have so far shrugged off losses in Asia to post gains this morning amid hopes that Italy’s budget deficit could be lowered, but concerns about the country’s debt…
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US markets rescue global risk sentiment yet again.

US Markets  It seems we can rely on the US markets to bail out souring Global risk sentiment again and again.  But the question should be, how long can we expect this to continue. Almost like clockwork, The Dow Jones…
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Risk sentiment is shifting and headline-driven

Tuesday Oct 2: Five things the markets are talking about Capital markets are in a sombre mood as a number of reasons for caution come to the fore. Brexit rhetoric and the Italian government’s fiscal plans top the agenda, followed…
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New Nafta supports loonie

Monday October 1: Five things the markets are talking about Canada’s loonie, the Mexican peso, along with North American stock futures have gained overnight after the U.S and Canada confirmed a deal to save the ‘old’ Nafta, now named USMCA…
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OANDA Trading : Bloomberg TV Interview : Bumpy ride for Q4 but some pockets of value ( NKY)

Oanda’s Innes Sees a Bumpy Ride for Markets in 4Q October 1st, 2018, 7:56 AM GMT+0800 Stephen Innes, Asia-Pacific head of trading at Oanda, looks ahead to the fourth quarter and gives his outlook for markets. He speaks on “Bloomberg…
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The risky business of trading an interest rate view

For any follow-up, I can be reached on Reuters Messenger, via the BBG terminal or my mobile numbers The risky business of trading an interest rate view US Rates  The markets are pricing in a higher probability of the terminal…
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An incredible end to Q3 could be an even bumpier ride   in Q4

An incredible end to Q3 could be an even bumpier ride   in Q4 Well, that was an astonishing end to  Q3 as we herald in what is certainly shaping up to be a bumpy ride in the markets for  Q4….
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Oil prices score for a second consecutive monthly gain

Oil futures rallied Friday on signs of tightening supplies, tallying a second monthly gain in a row, with global crude prices settling at another four-year high. “Until sizable supply is offered up by OPEC and with pandemic market chatter raging…
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