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Market Commentary—13/03/19

March 13, 2019 /Felip Biji

Tumultuous weeks lie ahead for investors as May’s Brexit deal fails to convince parliament for the second time. No deal scenario more likely than ever, while strategists see a possible 10% range over British pound. Stocks: US equities surge for the second day after tame inflation rate date reassures Fed’s patient stance on future rate […]

Market Commentary—12/03/19

March 12, 2019 /Guney Kaya

US stocks started the week strong, regaining some of its losses from last week. Rising US stocks fuelled Asian markets today. Biggest gains of the day were tech stocks Nvidia was leading the gains after the company declared the acquisition of Mellanox Technologies for 6.9 billion dollars, $125 for each stock. Boeing stocks crashed after […]

Market Commentary—07/03/19

March 7, 2019 /Sophie Wu

Stocks: Stocks in mainland China have been fluctuating today after a few days of rallying. Shanghai Composite Index is up 0.16% to 3107. In Hong Kong and Japan, the Hang Seng Index is down 0.75% and Nikkei 225 decreases by 0.65%. Asian stock markets have been gradually growing amid recovering market sentiments in recent month. On […]

Market Commentary—1/03/19

March 1, 2019 /Ben Acton Bond

Stocks: American equities corrected slightly from a long and steady rally yesterday (SPX -0.28%). An abrupt end to talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may have played a role in the correction. President Trump pulled out of the summit stating North Korea had demanded sanctions be lifted entirely in exchange for the dismantlement of […]

Market Commentary—27/02/19

February 27, 2019 /Felip Biji

Stocks:  U.S. stocks edged lower following weak earnings and mixed economic data. The S&P 500 index closed at  2,793.49, off 0.1% after lower-than-expected results by Home Depot. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell34 points ending at 25,400, while technology shares declined slightly lower, with the Nasdaq Composite Index dropping about 25 points, 0.07% off. WW, […]