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Nikolas Papas
Nikolas has been involved in the finance industry for over fifteen years spanning across Europe and USA with a depth of knowledge and experience within many aspects of the financial markets. Nikolas gained several years experience with some of the Europe’s leading Brokers, as equity analyst, and trader managing accounts for both Private and Corporate Investors. He enjoys both the fundamental and technical aspects of trading focusing on stock markets and all FX majors. Currently Nikolas provides analysis and comments to online financial publications. Educational background in Economics (BSc), and Finance (MSc).

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Equity Markets Bullish on the Last Trading Day of the Year

December 31, 2018

Equity markets rose on the last trading day of the year. In Hong Kong, Hang Seng Index was up 1.2%, the S&P/ASX200 index closed down 7.9 points, or 0.14 per cent, at 5645.0. The ASX index has lost 9.04% since September – the worst quarter since September 2011 – with the benchmark also enduring its worst year in seven years, down 6.9%. In Tokyo, Nikkei 225 was closed for a holiday having ended the year with a loss of 12%.

Asian Equities Bullish Following Wall Street’s Rebound

December 28, 2018

Asian equities followed Wall Street’s late rebound higher, in Tokyo Nikkei 225 index lost 0.4%, Hang Seng Index, rose 0.10 percent, while the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.35%. The S&P/ASX 200 Index rose 103.4 points or 1.9% to 5596.3 points, its best performance since November 2016.

Global Stocks on late Santa Rally

December 27, 2018

Santa arrived a little later than expected this year. Asian equities followed Wall Street Santa rally. In Tokyo, Nikkei 225 index rebounded impressively gaining 3.7% after heavy losses (more than 5%) on Tuesday. Hang Seng Index which reopened after the Christmas holiday rose 0.6 percent, while the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.5%.

GMI Integrates with Gold-i’s Matrix

December 20, 2018

FCA regulated institutional broker, Global Markets Index Ltd (GMI UK) has partnered with Gold-i to make its multi-asset liquidity accessible to Gold-i’s global client base.

EURUSD gains momentum on Positive Italian Crisis Headlines

December 19, 2018

Italy is on the spot today, as the European Commission vice president, Valdis Dombrovskis, addressing the press conference on Italy budget talks, confirmed that the Commission has reached a deal with Italian government on budget.