ME oil tensions, Asian trade tensions, another Italian government falls, and gold is on the rise again. Also, EC snubs Boris, & US bills invert again.
The Fed must decide if it will be an accomplice in Trump’s trade war or force him to rethink his tactics. Read the Minutes of their last report and trade the sentiment.
In light of pressures on HSBC, JardinMatheson & CathayPacific, Alibaba worries over HK freedoms. Also EC nixes Johnson’s Irish take, and RBA may down rates.
cryptocurrencies are swiftly becoming so much more than a mere fad – witness, AvaTrade’s recent addition of the Crypto-10 index.
Cannabis has been around for a long time, with opponents and proponents galore. It’s about to become a stable component of most standard portfolios.
Trump is looking desperately for a trading success, and Europe is an easy target. How do investors feel about that, and how does that influence the Euro?
Cathay Pacific fires protesting staff, Google/Youtube cuts anti-Putin ads. Also UK min states commitment to open post-Brexit Irish borders.
Tensions in Asia slightly relieved, HK retail plummets, UK & US foreign mins discuss free trade, and and gold set to hit 1600 (GoldmanSachs)
HSBC hit with another €295 mn fine for fraud & laundering, Disney quarterlies disappoint on steaming costs & Fox integration, and China warns India on Huawei
US brands China a manipulator, China stops all agro buying & Hawaii flights, warns on US missile placement. Also, Australia leaves unchanged & Havens surge