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Market Commentary – 30.01.2018

January 31, 2018 / Mate Rimar

Losses for Asian stocks extended into a third straight day after US equity markets fell while yields on benchmark government bonds touched a near four years high and caution crept into markets after a stellar run in January. The dollar fluctuates before Trump’s State of Union speech. The Dow Jones industrial average tumbled more than […]

Market Commentary – 29.01.2018

January 30, 2018 / Mate Rimar

Asian equities retreated, following losses seen in the US trading session, as a selloff in government bonds deepened and stick investors took profits after one of the best starts to a year in recent history. Oil slipped for a second session. The 10-year Treasury yield breaches 2.7%, the highest level since 2014. President Trump will […]

Market Commentary – 26.01.2018

January 26, 2018 / Mate Rimar

Markets in Europe slightly gained while the dollar resumed its march to the worst week in eight months, with tepid US growth last quarter adding to pressure on the greenback. Stocks pushed to records as earnings continue to top estimates. Coincheck Inc, one of Japan’s biggest digital exchanges, said that about 400 million USD of […]

Market Commentary – 25.01.2018

January 25, 2018 / Mate Rimar

The dollar surged after President Trump said he wants a strong dollar, countermanding comments by his Treasury Secretary. US stocks pared gains sparked by strong corporate earnings. The German market slightly declined while Spanish stocks gained. Mario Draghi took aim at the Trump administration for talking down the dollar today, accusing it of flouting international […]

Market Commentary – 24.01.2018

January 24, 2018 / Mate Rimar

European equities turn green after a weak start, WTI climbs while Treasury yields increase, sterling extends gain. There was no respite for the dollar today, with the greenback extending the decline that has taken it to the lowest level in three years. US stock futures advanced and gold added to recent gains. Ray Dalio, the […]