By Jeffrey Halley New York had a relatively quiet session overnight, with Europe’s announcement that its next round of sanctions would include Russian coal imports, having no impact on energy prices. A
By Lukman Otunuga, Senior Research Analyst at FXTM A sense of positivity returned to financial markets Tuesday as the prospects of more ceasefire talks between Russia and Ukraine soothed investor jitters. Asian
House prices in the US continued to rise in October, but at a slower rate for the second month in a row, according to Alpha Bank’s Cyprus Treasury bulletin. Despite the slowdown,
US retail sales were up 8.5% during the pre-Christmas period of November 1 to December 24, a period that included Black Friday and Thanksgiving, overshadowing worries of a fallout from Covid-19 on
By Han Tan, Market Analyst at FXTM The Nikkei 225 ended the week 1.4% lower and the Japanese Yen broke to the stronger side of the 106 psychological level against the US
By Han Tan, Market Analyst at FXTM Most Asian stocks are seeing out the week on a positive note, after the S&P 500 notched up a new record high. Despite the recent
By Hussein Sayed, Chief Market Strategist at FXTM Asian equities traded mixed on Monday, holding near their 2019 highs as volumes dropped with traders and investors preparing to celebrate the holiday break.