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Oil Spikes Higher, Commodity Linked Currencies on Demand

September 17, 2019

Asian indices finished lower today on after the oil price spikes over 10% as the drone attack in Saudi Arabia oil facilities will cut 5% of the world’s oil supply. The Hang Seng trading 0.96 per cent lower at 27,091,  the Shanghai Composite trading 0.02 per cent lower to 3,030, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 0.15 per cent lower at 3,207. The ASX 200 in Australia is trading 0.06% higher at 6,673.

AUDUSD Continues Higher, EURUSD Breaks Above 1.11

September 13, 2019

Asian indices finished higher today on signs of progress in US-China trade talks and a stimulus delivered from ECB helped eased global growth concerns. The Hang Seng trading 0.46 per cent higher at 27,221, the Nikkei225 in Japan is 0.99% higher at 21,976. The Shanghai Composite trading 0.75 per cent higher to 3,031, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 0,39 per cent higher at 3,207. The ASX 200 in Australia trading 0.18% higher at 6,667.

Asian Equities Higher, Gold Consolidates Around 1,490

September 12, 2019

Asian indices finished mostly higher today as traders expect stimulus from central banks and President Trump announced a two-week delay in tariff hikes in $250 billion in Chinese imports. Traders will closely watch the release of the ECB decision later today. The Hang Seng trading 0.15 per cent lower at 27,118, the Nikkei225 in Japan is 0.98% higher at 21,811.

European Indices Start Lower, Gold Retreats Below 1,500

September 10, 2019

Asian indices finished mixed today as traders expect stimulus from central banks. Traders will closely watch the release of the ECB decision this Thursday. The Hang Seng trading 0.01 per cent higher at 26,681, the Nikkei225 in Japan ended 0.30% higher at 21,383. The Shanghai Composite trading 0.39 per cent lower to 3,013, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 0,32 per cent higher at 3,156. The ASX 200 in Australia finished 0.50% lower at 6,614.

Asian Indices Higher, EURUSD Consolidates Above 1.10

September 9, 2019

Asian indices finished higher today after China and USA confirmed that they would restart the trade talks in October. Traders will closely watch the release of the ECB decision this Thursday. The Hang Seng trading 0.03 per cent lower at 26,684, the Nikkei225 in Japan ended 0.51% higher at 21,307. The Shanghai Composite trading 0.59 per cent higher to 3,017, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 0,07 per cent higher at 3,146. The ASX 200 in Australia finished 0.09% higher to 6,653.

Gold Retreats to 1503, Bitcoin Continues Higher

September 6, 2019

Asian indices finished higher today after China and USA confirmed that they would restart the trade talks in October. Traders will closely watch the release of the US non-farm payrolls report, unemployment rate and average earnings, later today. The Hang Seng trading 0.66 per cent higher at 26,690, the Nikkei225 in Japan ended 0.54% higher at 21,199. The Shanghai Composite trading 0.46 per cent higher to 2,999, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 0,08 per cent lower at 3,144. The ASX 200 in Australia finished 0.52% higher to 6,647.

AUDUSD Breaks Above 0.68, Global Equities Higher

September 5, 2019

Asian indices finished higher today after China and USA confirmed that they would restart the trade talks. The Hang Seng trading0.30 per cent higher at 26,601, Nikkei225 in Japan ended 2.35% higher at 21,132. The Shanghai Composite trading 1.56 per cent higher to 3,003, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 0,56 per cent higher at 3,148. The ASX 200 in Australia trading 0.96% higher to 6,615.

Risk Return to Markets, EURUSD Breaks Above 1.10

September 5, 2019

Asian indices finished higher today after better data from China; the Caixin Services PMI rose from previous 51.6 to 52.1 in August. The Hang Seng ended 3.55 percent higher at 26,423 registering the largest daily gain in more than 8 years. Nikkei 225 in Japan ended 0.12% higher at 20,649. The Shanghai Composite trading 0.86 percent higher to 2,955, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 1,44 percent higher at 3,134. The ASX 200 in Australia trading 0.87% lower to 6,516.

GBPUSD Cracks Below 1.20, BTC Breaks Above 10,000

September 3, 2019

Asian indices finished mixed today on traders concern about tensions between the China and USA and Brexit developments. The Hang Seng ended 0.39 percent lower at 25,527, Nikkei225 in Japan ended 0.02% higher at 20,625. The Shanghai Composite trading 0.21 percent higher to 2,930, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 0,06 percent higher at 3,084. The ASX 200 in Australia finished 0.10% lower to 6,573.

Gold Retreats, EURUSD Below 1.10

September 2, 2019

Asian indices finished mixed today as trade tensions between the China and USA ease. The Hang Seng ended 0.38 percent lower at 25,626, Nikkei225 in Japan ended 0.41% lower at 20,620. The Shanghai Composite trading 1.31 percent higher to 2,924, while in Singapore the FTSE Straits Times index finished 0,76 percent higher at 3,082. The ASX 200 in Australia finished 0.40% lower to 6,579.