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Tokyo Trading Session Heads Up Monday, June 18, 2018

Tokyo opening news digest Fed’s Williams: US growth is doing well, growth should continue The US Fed’s John Williams noted that inflation within the US economy is approaching the Fed’s target, which is a big plus, as major central banks aro   South Korea Import Price Growth (YoY): 8.1% (May) vs 4% South Korea Import Price Growth (YoY): 8.1% (May) vs 4%   South Korea Export Price Growth (YoY) climbed from previous -2% to 0.1% in May South Korea Export Price Growth (YoY) climbed from previous -2% to 0.1% in…

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Sydney Trading Session Heads Up Monday, June 18, 2018

Sydney opening news digest Why Your Tech Fund Might Be Selling Facebook And Alphabet In September This is one of the rare times when individual investors have a trading advantage over institutions.   How Delivery Can Help McDonald’s During The World Cup The much-awaited FIFA World Cup has commenced, with fans hungry for some mouth-watering matches. One company that will be hoping to satisfy this hunger is McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD), who is one of the key sponsors of the footballing event. According to estimates, the company pays anywhere between….   A…

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New York Trading Session Heads Up Monday, June 18, 2018

New York opening news digest Bitcoin & Litecoin Technical Outlook Continues to Point to Lower Prices Bitcoin and Litecoin continue to sport poor-looking charts, with lower prices ahead in the short and long-term.   EURNOK Downtrend Intact Amid Norges Bank Rate Decision EURNOK Downtrend Intact Amid Norges Bank Rate Decision   Ripple (XRP) Chart Remains Negative; Little Technical Support Ripple (XRP) continues to slip lower on regulatory concerns, leaving Ripple at risk of another 15% fall back to levels last seen in April.   CoT: Record Change in Silver Positioning…

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Frankfurt Trading Session Heads Up Monday, June 18, 2018

Frankfurt opening news digest Yen, Swiss Franc Aim Higher as Trade War Worries Hit the Markets The anti-risk Japanese Yen and Swiss Franc are aiming to extend gains scored in Asia Pacific trade amid swelling trade war worries.   Euro Forecast: Euro Eyes Sintra ECB Forum for Next Cues In the wake of the tumultuous rate decision last week that produced the largest single day loss of 2018 for the Euro, traders will look   British Pound Forecast: Brexit Talk and BOE Data to Steer the Sterling The Sterling continues…

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Frankfurt Trading Session Heads Up Monday, June 18, 2018

Frankfurt opening news digest USD Rise, Trade War Fears to Hurt MYR, SGD, PHP – ASEAN Weekly ASEAN bloc currencies like the Malaysian Ringgit and Philippine Peso are vulnerable to a rising US Dollar and escalating trade tensions. Meanwhile, the USD/SGD climb   Crude Oil Prices May Fall Further with OPEC Meeting in Focus Crude oil prices may fall further after last week’s plunge as markets position for an output boost after a meeting of OPEC and its allies.   Japanese Yen Gains As Exports Grow Despite Global Trade Worries…

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Sydney Trading Session Heads Up Sunday, June 17, 2018

Sydney opening news digest False Prophets Versus Oil Futures: Why $100 Price Forecasts Are More Sensational Than Logical Banking on a recent rally mainly fueled by money managers, some in the market are only too willing to buy overtly bullish crude price forecasts.   Why You Should Not Sell Facebook Yet Facebook is up 30% in the last three months but is still moderately undervalued right now. John Archer explains.   Brexit And UK Fintech Investment: Two Years On From The EU Referendum Has Brexit increased or decreased investment into…

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New York Trading Session Heads Up Friday, June 15, 2018

New York opening news digest Are The Best Price Gains For Bitcoin, Ethereum, And XRP Ahead Or Behind Us? Some cryptocurrency experts think that the best gains for major cryptocurrencies are ahead of us.   Charts for Next Week – USD/JPY, Yen-rates, AUD/USD, Gold Price & More In this session, we look ahead to next week as JPY may be set to rally, AUD sell-off, and gold still pressing important boundaries, but   US Dollar Shrugs Off US-China Trade War Escalation for Now The next leg of the fractious US-China…

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Frankfurt Trading Session Heads Up Friday, June 15, 2018

Frankfurt opening news digest Yen May Rise as US, China Trade War Fears Sour Market Mood The anti-risk Japanese Yen may rise as broadening worries about a trade war between the US and China sour sentiment across financial markets.   Japanese Yen May Gain as Focus Shifts Back to Trade War Fears Now that the North Korean Summit, Fed, ECB and BoJ rate decisions are behind us, the Japanese Yen could gain ahead as the focus shifts   ECB Coeure: ECB is ending QE because ‘it has worked‘ The European…

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Frankfurt Trading Session Heads Up Friday, June 15, 2018

Frankfurt opening news digest Asia Biz Briefing: Parry Global Group Looks To Europe And Says It’s Still About QE The latest episode of the Forbes Asia Biz Briefing comes from Parry Global Group CEO, Gavin Parry. He tells us what’s caught his eye this week, and what he’ll be watching for next week.   Consider These Four Property Owner Responsibilities Before Purchasing Buying a home is an exciting process. Many people forgot to realize that responsibilities come with home ownership. Make sure you know what responsibilities you will be held…

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Tokyo Trading Session Heads Up Thursday, June 14, 2018

Tokyo opening news digest When Will The High-Yield Credit Bubble Burst? Credit markets around the globe are beginning to show signs of stress. The one outlier is the US High Yield bond market. Can it sustain its outperformance?   USD/JPY: dip-buying demand should be stronger toward 108 – Nomura Aheda of the BoJ tonight, analysts at Nomura explained that the BOJ reduced the size of its 3-5yr JGB purchases today, as expected. Key Quotes: “Thi   US Pres Trump expected to make major decision on China trade – Reuters As…

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