April 30, 2019

Daily Market Review – Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Daily Market Review – Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Asia Indexes ended in the green globally yesterday and this morning, save the Nikkei (down a quarter percent) and the Hang Seng (down 0.7%). Overnight, Chinese PMIs surprised with a fractional drop to 54.3 – non-manufacturing – and 50.1 – manufacturing (50.2, according to Markit’s Caixin measure), this despite the latest support measures, which were…

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April 29, 2019

Daily Market Review – Monday, April 29, 2019

Daily Market Review – Monday, April 29, 2019

Earnings continue to surprise, Brits turning towards non-EU travel destinations, and OPEC’s Trump-ordered output stronger than US production decline.

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April 25, 2019

Daily Market Review – Thursday, April 25, 2019

Daily Market Review – Thursday, April 25, 2019

Boeing & Tesla tank, Visa & Caterpillar star, German sentiment in the dumps, and Scotland’s Maggie Chapman believes the Union is in tatters.

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April 24, 2019

Daily Market Review – Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Daily Market Review – Wednesday, April 24, 2019

P&G, Twitter & Coke push S&P and Nasdaq to all-time highs, oil down on API build, May & Carney emerge shooting, and US readies for China talks next week.

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April 23, 2019

Daily Market Review, Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Daily Market Review, Tuesday, April 23, 2019

No more excuses – no more Iranian oil: prices soar, Easter begins with good data, ends with a bump, and earnings season continues with a vengeance.

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April 21, 2019

The Ultimate Experience Presented by AvaTrade

The Ultimate Experience Presented by AvaTrade

This week, the Head of AvaTrade’s Partner Department along with 9 business partners experienced a fascinating 48 – hour event at the ManCity Football Academy. The first treat of the day was quite special – the selected few checked into their hotel rooms – rooms normally occupied by talented Manchester City players like Kevin De…

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April 18, 2019

Daily Market Review, Thursday, April 18, 2019

Daily Market Review, Thursday, April 18, 2019

Morgan Stanley maintains banking downtrend, AmEx, Saipem & Checkpoint report today, and a presidential denouncement could pressure markets further.

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April 17, 2019

NOPEC and the De-dollarization of Oil Trading

NOPEC and the De-dollarization of Oil Trading

The No Oil Producing and Exporting Cartels Act (NOPEC) has dominated the headlines in recent months, threatening to cause a global diplomatic and economic impasse between the concerned parties. The bill seeks to limit the powers of The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), with reference to oil production as well as the consequent…

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April 17, 2019

Daily Market Review, Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Daily Market Review, Wednesday, April 17, 2019

China recovery confirmed, EU eco sentiment up, US opens deficit talks with Japan, & Netflix falls on Disney stream despite results. Today – Morgan Stanley.

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April 16, 2019

Daily Market Review, Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Daily Market Review, Tuesday, April 16, 2019

JPMorgan & Goldman Sachs revenues down, Haruhiko & Evans reiterate respective easing, and EU agrees to US tariff talk, but with a stick.

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April 15, 2019

Daily Market Review, Monday, April 15, 2019

Daily Market Review, Monday, April 15, 2019

Asia Asian markets opened the week this morning in a truly optimistic vein after positive Chinese data and a strong opening to quarterly earnings season across the ocean. The Nikkei excelled with a 1.46% increase, followed by more-than a percent each from the mainland, and the Hang Seng trailing at 0.55%. Chinese data continues to…

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April 11, 2019

What Types of Traders Are There?

What Types of Traders Are There?

The multifaceted world of financial markets offers numerous opportunities to make money by buying or selling financial assets online. Different traders use diverse strategies to pick out lucrative opportunities in the market. It is important to understand the various trading styles to determine which strategy is best suited for your trading goals.

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April 11, 2019

Daily Market Review – Thursday, April 11, 2019

Daily Market Review – Thursday, April 11, 2019

UK gets ANOTHER extension, Asian markets react to accomodating FOMC, oil beleaguered by buildups, and banks expected to underperform this quarter.

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April 10, 2019

History of Money

History of Money

The concept of money is almost as old as human civilisation. Money, as we know it now, derives its value from being a trusted medium of exchange, unit of measurement and a store of wealth. Over the course of human history, money has taken various material forms: from cowrie shells, coins and notes to the…

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April 10, 2019

How do you choose the right broker?

How do you choose the right broker?

The first thing a smart investor needs to know is that the more regulation a broker holds, the better. AvaTrade has a regulatory licence across five continents and is in the process of expanding even further. It provides investors with added peace of mind, knowing that their hard-earned money is in the very best hands….

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April 10, 2019

Daily Market Review – Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Daily Market Review – Wednesday, April 10, 2019

US With earnings season to enter high gear this Friday, equities last night ended in the red after the IMF yesterday reduced its economic growth forecast for the world by 2/10 to 3.3%. More downward pressure was added when President Trump reopened another trade wars front against Airbus, saying EU subsidies are adversely impacting its…

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April 8, 2019

Daily Market Review – Monday, April 8, 2019

Daily Market Review – Monday, April 8, 2019

Trump expresses jubilant optimism, another Brexit delay, BoJ’s Kuroda worried, and Facebook – too big to care: to be censored.

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April 5, 2019

Daily Market Review – Friday, April 5, 2019

Daily Market Review – Friday, April 5, 2019

Mixed messages from the White House on trade negotiations with China, worse from the Halls of Brexit, and oil – make for a flummoxing Friday. NFP ahead…

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April 4, 2019

Daily Market Review – Thursday, April 4, 2019

Daily Market Review – Thursday, April 4, 2019

What began as a joke continues to gather steam, May might settle with Corbyn, oil down on huge stocks buildup, and China-US trade talk optimism persists.

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April 2, 2019

Daily Market Review – Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Daily Market Review – Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Markets up on China data, German Manufacturing at 7-year low, Australia maintains rates, and Bitcoin jumps 20% in 24 hours after an April Fool’s day prank.

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