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Forex and Bitcoin news for Asia trading Tuesday 18 September 2018 US President Trump announced additional tariffs on $200B of Chinese goods. He added also that if china retaliated he’d impose tariffs on a further 267bn of imports. ‘Risk’ came under pressure with AUD one the bigger losers (not a huge drop). As the session
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Forex and Bitcoin news for Asia trading Monday 17 September 2018  Data today: Other: Over the weekend the Wall Street Journal reported US President Trump is expected to announce additional tariffs on $200B of Chinese goods as early as Monday. The journal cited an unnamed senior administration official. In turn China trotted out their own
Forex news for the European trading session – 14 September 2018 Headlines: Markets: NZD leads, USD lags on the day European equities are mixed, mostly higher Gold up 0.42% to $1,206.50 WTI up 0.54% to $68.96 US 10-year yields up 1.5 bps to 2.985% Bitcoin down 0.40% to $6,442 There was little to go on
The data is at these posts, just collating and summarising here via Reuters  commentary   China’s fixed-asset investment growth slowed to 5.3%,  below forecasts hitting a new record low Private sector fixed-asset investment rose 8.7 percent in January-August, compared with an increase of 8.8 percent in the first seven months (Private investment accounts for about
August Budget deficit The US monthly budget deficit for August came in at -$214.1b vs -187.0B estimate. Last year the deficit was -$107.7B receipts fell 3.2% year on year to $219.1B in August outlays rose 29.7% to $433.3 B year-to-date deficit at -$898.1B vs -$673.7B last year as of August, year-to-date receipts were up 0.6%,
US data due Thursday – CPI for August – what to expect Coming Up! Title text for next article A preview of the inflation data coming up 13 September 2018, 1230GMT  Barclays: For the August CPI report, we forecast headline CPI to increase 0.3% m/m and 2.8% on
A look around the markets as London/Europe exit for the day As London/Europe look to exit for the day, the major stock indices are ending with gains: German DAX rose 0.54% France’s CAC rose 0.98% UK’s FTSE rose 0.45% Spain’s Ibex rose 0.32% Italy’s FTSE MIB rose 0.52% Portugal’s PSI 20 rose 0.71% In the
The August labour market employment report from Australia due at 0130GMT  Well, that snuck sneaked (snuck?) up quickly Employment Change: +18.0K expected, prior -3.9K Unemployment Rate: 5.3% expected, prior 5.3% Full Time Employment Change: prior was +19.3K Part Time Employment Change: prior was -23.2K Participation Rate: 65.6% expected, prior was 65.5% This via TD …
Here’s an experiment Imagine what the world would look like if their hadn’t been a financial crisis? If either lenders hand been more responsible or regulators had halted the non-sense in mortgage lending. Even if it all resulted in a vanilla recession, the world would still look far different. I’d put forward that Canada is
HIGH RISK WARNING: Foreign exchange trading carries a high level of risk that may not be suitable for all investors. Leverage creates additional risk and loss exposure. Before you decide to trade foreign exchange, carefully consider your investment objectives, experience level, and risk tolerance. You could lose some or all of your initial investment;
Forex news for NY trading on September 7, 2018 In other markets: Spot gold is down -$3.39 or -0.29% at $1196.50 WTI crude oil settled the week at $67.75. CLICK HERE Bitcoin had a quieter day today (after a couple days of big declines). The digital currency is trading down -$17.61 at $6425. The price
HIGH RISK WARNING: Foreign exchange trading carries a high level of risk that may not be suitable for all investors. Leverage creates additional risk and loss exposure. Before you decide to trade foreign exchange, carefully consider your investment objectives, experience level, and risk tolerance. You could lose some or all of your initial investment;