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TradeTheNews.com US Mid-Session Update: 2014 Winds Down
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 31, 2014 - 16:18:49 GMT

Wed, 31 Dec 2014 10:59 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (IN) India Nov Fiscal Deficit (INR): 4.9B v 3.7B prior
- (IL) Israel Q3 Preliminary GDP Annualized: -0.1% v -0.4% advance
- (RU) Russia Gold and Forex Reserves w/e Dec 26th: $388    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Mid-Market Update: Markets await a potential prosperous 2015 - Happy New Year!!!!
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 31, 2014 - 11:50:36 GMT


Wed, 31 Dec 2014 5:06 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- South Korea Dec CPI CPI hits a 13-month low and continues builds the case for more rate cuts
- China HSBC final Manufacturing PMI confirmed its first contraction in 7 months
- Greece President Papoulias formally dissolved Parliament

**Economic data***
- (TR) Turkey Nov Trade Balance: -$8  More...    More...


Markets Gearing Down for New Years. U.S. Data Due
global-view.com Wednesday December 31, 2014 - 10:02:04 GMT

Markets Gearing Down for New Years. U.S. Data Due
December 31, 2014 10:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US- Weekly Jobless, Chicago PMI, Pending Homes, Weekly Crude

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
31 December-- 09:55 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are in a MIXED RISK posture in Europe heading into New Years Day  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: China HSBC final Manufacturing PMI confirms first contraction in 7 months - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 31, 2014 - 06:25:23 GMT

(CN) CHINA DEC FINAL HSBC MANUFACTURING PMI: 49.6 V 49.5E (first contraction in 7 months) - (AU) AUSTRALIA NOV PRIVATE SECTOR CREDIT M/M: 0.5% V 0.5%E; Y/Y: 5.9% (5-year high) V 5.9%E - (KR) SOUTH KOREA DEC CPI M/M: 0.0% (first non-negative print in 4 months) V 0  More...    More...


Markets Slowly Coming Back to Life. U.S. Data Wednesday Ahead of an Early Close
global-view.com Tuesday December 30, 2014 - 19:02:31 GMT

Markets Slowly Coming Back to Life. U.S. Data Wednesday Ahead of an Early Close
December 31, 2014 00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: CN- HSBC final PMI, US- Weekly Jobless, Chicago PMI, Pending Homes, Weekly Crude

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
30 December-- 16:55 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are closing in Europe in a clear RISK OFF posture  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Mid-Session Update: Global Markets Trading Lower
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 30, 2014 - 16:39:33 GMT

 
Tue, 30 Dec 2014 11:29 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (PT) Portugal Nov Industrial Production M/M: -0.1 v 1.4% prior; Y/Y: -2.0% v 0.0% prior
- (PT) Portugal Nov Retail Sales M/M: +3  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Mid-Market Update: Spain CPI data highlights the continuation of the dis-inflation trend
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 30, 2014 - 12:01:48 GMT


Tue, 30 Dec 2014 5:26 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- The situation in Greece highlighted the view that the crisis in EMU is far from over; contagion effect seen limited as ECB would enact policy to support region
- Spain Dec CPI comes in lower than expected (YoY: -1  More...    More...


Markets May Be Coming Back to Life After the Holidays. U.S. Data Today and Wednesday
global-view.com Tuesday December 30, 2014 - 10:34:18 GMT

Markets May Be Coming Back to Life After the Holidays. U.S. Data Today and Wednesday
December 30, 2014 10:30:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: Case-Shiller House Prices, Conference Board  Consumer Confidence Survey

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
30 December-- 10:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are in a clear RISK OFF posture early in Europe with Far East equity markets having closed lower today and major European shares in the red  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: Markets in profit-taking mode with an eye on uncertainty in Europe - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 30, 2014 - 06:19:06 GMT

(KR) SOUTH KOREA NOV BOP CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE: $11.4B (record surplus) V $8.8B PRIOR; BOP GOODS BALANCE: $10.1B V $8.5B PRIOR - (KR) SOUTH KOREA NOV INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION M/M: 1.3% V 0.9%E ; Y/Y: -3.4% (biggest decline since Jan) V -2.3%E - (KR) SOUTH KOREA NOV CYCLICAL LEADING INDEX CHANGE: -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 30-Dec-2014 -0335 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday December 30, 2014 - 03:36:46 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS HAPPY NEW YEAR!! As the year ends Dollar Index finds itself at the highs and many currencies and commodities at its year lows. This and the trend in the yearly quarterly charts broadly suggest the direction of the larger trend in the New Year  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar hits fresh highs in thin trade on year-end bets
Reuters Tuesday December 30, 2014 - 01:14:01 GMT

4:43pm EST

* Dollar hits fresh highs against euro, Swiss franc

* U.S. monetary policy divergence continues to lift dollar

* Dollar gains against yen after stimulus package

* Greek lawmakers fail to elect president (Updates prices, adds analyst comment)

By Sam Forgione

NEW YORK, Dec 29 (Reuters) - The U  More...    More...


Traders Returning Quietly From Holidays. New Years Observances Start Wednesday
global-view.com Monday December 29, 2014 - 19:19:33 GMT

Traders Returning Quietly From Holidays. New Years Observances Start Wednesday
December 30, 2014 00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: Case-Shiller House Prices, Conference Board  Consumer Confidence Survey

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
29 December-- 16:20 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets remain sluggish  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Mid-Session Update: More Thin Year-End Trading Conditions as 2015 Approaches
Trade the News Staff Monday December 29, 2014 - 16:40:44 GMT


Mon, 29 Dec 2014 11:24 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (BR) Brazil Nov Central Govt Budget Balance (BRL): -6.7B v -1.3Be
- (BR) Brazil Nov Nominal Budget Balance (BRL): -41.6B v -32.8Be; Primary Budget Balance (BRL): -8  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 30, 2014
global-view.com Monday December 29, 2014 - 14:37:56 GMT



December 29, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, December 30, 2014  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Mid-Market Update: Greece fails to select a President with snap elections to be called in early 2015
Trade the News Staff Monday December 29, 2014 - 12:03:17 GMT


Mon, 29 Dec 2014 5:39 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Greece Parliament failed to select PM Samaras candidate for President (Stavros Dimas) in the 3rd and final round; snap elections to be held in early 2015
- Italy Dec Consumer Confidence misses expectations (99  More...    More...


Markets Returning From Holidays. This Will Be Another Holiday Shortened Week
Global-View Monday December 29, 2014 - 10:07:09 GMT

Markets Returning From Holidays.  This Will Be Another Holiday Shortened Week
December 29, 2014 00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: No Major Data

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
29 December-- 10:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are getting off to a sluggish start as many are returning from the Christmas holiday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: China financials surge after PBoC injects more liquidity with loan-to-deposit rule revision - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday December 29, 2014 - 06:37:35 GMT

- (CN) China Nov Industrial Profits Y/Y: -4.2% v -2.1% prior; Largest decline in 27 months - (KR) South Korea Jan Business Manufacturing Survey: 77 v 75 prior; Non-Manufacturing Survey: 68 v 70 prior - (KR) South Korea Nov final Department Store Sales y/y: -6  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Mid-Market Update: Holiday market keeps participation low
Trade the News Staff Friday December 26, 2014 - 11:35:45 GMT


Fri, 26 Dec 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Price action largely listless with major European markets closed for Christmas/Boxing Day holiday
- Russia Gold and Forex Reserve w/e Dec 19th fall by $15B w/w to dip below the $400B level for first time in 5 years
- Japan Nov Jobless Rate (inline) at 3  More...    More...


Japan CPI Subdued. Economic Data Generally Soft. Quiet Day Expected in U.S. Amid Holidays
global-view.com Friday December 26, 2014 - 10:28:23 GMT

Japan CPI Subdued. Economic Data Generally Soft. Quiet Day Expected in U.S. Amid Holidays
December 26, 2014 10:30:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: No Major Data

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
26 December-- 10:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are expected to be in a RISK ON posture into year end as funds are put to work by early bird traders for the new year  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: Shanghai recovers after 3 days of correction; BOJ released Nov 18-19 minutes - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday December 26, 2014 - 03:57:21 GMT

***Index Snapshot (as of 03:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 -0.4%, S&P/ASX closes, Kospi closes, Shanghai Composite +2.4%, Hang Seng closes, Mar S&P500 flat at 2,078***Commodities/Fixed Income***- Feb gold -0.2% at $1,175, Feb crude oil -1.2% at $55.85/brl, Copper -0  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Mid-Market Update: Price action consolidates ahead of year-end holidays
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 24, 2014 - 12:49:50 GMT


Wed, 24 Dec 2014 5:10 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Weekly US claims data likely to add to Fed arguments for a rate hike next year
- Holiday mode sets in; Germany. Italy and Swiss markets closed and early closes in UK, France and Spain

**Economic data***
- (JP) Japan Dec Small Business Confidence: 46  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 24-Dec-2014 -0336 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday December 24, 2014 - 03:35:57 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS US Q3 GDP was revised to a spectacular 5% from the initial estimates of 3.9% and 4.3%. These revisions are good for equities, however also points to the fact the US economy is recovering faster than many have expected. This brings the FED’s rate hike in 2015, a near certainty, and probably even shifts the dates closer  More...    More...


Markets Remain in "Risk On" Bias Into Holiday Break. Subdued Trade Expected Through New Years
global-view.com Tuesday December 23, 2014 - 19:10:20 GMT

Markets Remain in "Risk On" Bias Into Holiday Break. Subdued Trade Expected Through New Years
December 24, 2014 00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US- Weekly Mortgages, Weekly Jobless, Weekly Crude, 7-yr auction, Early Close

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
23 December-- 16:45 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets remain in a mixed RISK ON posture as of the European close Tuesday, as trading continues to wind down for the end of year holiday period  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Mid-Session Update: Final Q3 GDP Revised Higher
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 23, 2014 - 16:36:06 GMT


Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:16 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) ICSC Chain Store Sales w/e Dec 19th: w/w: 3.4%; y/y: 3.1%
- (ES) Spain Nov YTD Budget Balance: -€35.6B v -€30.9B prior
- (US) Q3 Final GDP Annualized Q/Q: 5.0% v 4  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 24, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday December 23, 2014 - 14:31:17 GMT



December 23, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, December 24, 2014  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Mid-Market Update: UK Q3 GDP revised lower and registers a record current account deficit
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 23, 2014 - 11:13:24 GMT


Tue, 23 Dec 2014 5:11 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- UK Final Q3 GDP YoY reading revised lower (2.6% vs. 3.0% prelim) and its current account registers if largest deficit on record

**Economic data***
- (FI) Finland Nov PPI M/M: -0  More...    More...


RISK ON Markets Heading Into the Christmas Break. Active U.S. Pre-Holiday Data Calendar
global-view.com Tuesday December 23, 2014 - 10:12:03 GMT

RISK ON Markets Heading Into the  Christmas Break. Active  U.S. Pre-Holiday Data Calendar
December 23, 2014 10:10:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:  US- GDP, Personal Income, PCE Deflator, Durable Goods, University of Michigan Survey, New Homes Sales, 2 & 5-yr Auctions

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
23 December-- 10:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are in a mixed RISK ON posture again Tuesday as trading continues to wind down for the end of year holiday period  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: Shanghai volatile as investors take profits; New Zealand trade deficit shrinks - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 23, 2014 - 07:10:41 GMT

(CN) CHINA NOV CONFERENCE BOARD LEADING ECONOMIC INDEX M/M: 0.9% V 0.8% PRIOR - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND NOV TRADE BALANCE (NZD): -0.2B V -0.6BE; 5th month of deficit - (NZ) New Zealand Nov M3 Money Supply Y/Y: 5.8% v 5.5% Prior ***Index Snapshot (as of 03:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 closed, S&P/ASX -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 23-Dec-2014 -0319 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday December 23, 2014 - 03:18:59 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Dow (17,989.44, +0.87%) traded up on small volumes. With lack of data and volumes, the levels of 18,000 are unlikely to be breached. We expect a general sideways move through the holidays. Shanghai (3090.97, -1.14%) traded as high as 3188 before falling on the profit booking and lack of global cues  More...    More...


RISK ON Posture Monday. Heavy Pre-Holiday Data Calendar in Store. Japan Closed Tuesday
global-view.com Monday December 22, 2014 - 19:58:15 GMT

RISK ON Posture Monday. Heavy Pre-Holiday Data Calendar in Store. Japan Closed Tuesday
December 22, 2014 10:10:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: JP- Holiday, GB- GDP, US- GDP, Personal Income, PCE Deflator, Durable Goods, University of Michigan Survey, New Homes Sales, 2 & 5-yr Auctions

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
22 December-- 19:45 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets have been in  RISK ON posture all day Monday which has given USD demand a lift  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 23, 2014
global-view.com Monday December 22, 2014 - 16:13:14 GMT



December 22, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, December 23, 2014  More...    More...



RISK ON Posture to Start a Holiday Shortened Week. Key U.S. House Sales Figures Due
global-view.com Monday December 22, 2014 - 10:11:11 GMT

RISK ON Posture to Start a Holiday Shortened Week. Key U.S. House Sales Figures Due
December 22, 2014 10:10:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US- Existing Homes Sales

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
22 December-- 10:10 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are in a  RISK ON posture early Monday in what will be generally a holiday-shortened week  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: South Korea cuts growth and inflation forecasts; OPEC leaders stand firm on output volume - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday December 22, 2014 - 07:01:06 GMT

- (NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q4 WESTPAC CONSUMER CONFIDENCE: 114.8 v 116.7 PRIOR; 3rd straight decline, 7-quarter low- (TW) TAIWAN NOV UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 3.9% V 3.9%E***Index Snapshot (as of 03:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 -0.11%, S&P/ASX +1.7%, Kospi +0.5%, Shanghai Composite +0  More...    More...


RISK ON Heading Into the End of Year Holiday Period. Subdued Activity Now Likely Until 2015
global-view.com Sunday December 21, 2014 - 13:39:52 GMT

RISK ON Heading Into the End of Year Holiday Period. Subdued  Activity Now Likely Until 2015
December 22, 2014 00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US- Existing Homes Sales

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
19 December-- 17:10 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets remain in a  RISK ON posture early heading into Christmas week  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 22, 2014
global-view.com Friday December 19, 2014 - 18:53:29 GMT



December 18, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, December 22, 2014  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - GLOBAL UPSWING TO CONTINUE IN 2015
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday December 19, 2014 - 18:27:16 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 19 DECEMBER 201

GLOBAL UPSWING TO CONTINUE IN 2015


RISK ON After Dovish Yellen Comments Wednesday. Strong German IFO & U.K. Retail Sales
global-view.com Thursday December 18, 2014 - 19:07:10 GMT

RISK ON After Dovish Yellen  Comments Wednesday. Strong German IFO & U.K. Retail Sales
December 19, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:  JP- BOJ, CA- CPI, Retail Sales

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
18 December-- 16:25 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets yesterday moved to a robust  RISK ON posture following the Fed policy decision  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 19, 2014
global-view.com Thursday December 18, 2014 - 15:24:38 GMT



December 18, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, December 19, 2014  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Mid-Market Update: SNB moves to negative rates putting pressure on ECB to act on QE
Trade the News Staff Thursday December 18, 2014 - 11:44:20 GMT


Thu, 18 Dec 2014 5:17 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Swiss National Bank (SNB) moves to negative interest rates on sight deposits (maintained its floor in EUR/CHF cross at 1.2000); puts pressure on ECB to enact QE
- Germany Dec IFO Survey mixed but noted a change in trend in German economy was increasing beconing positive
- UK Nov Retail Sales beats expectations aided by black Friday sales

**Economic data***
- (CH) Swiss Nov Trade Balance (beats) (CHF): 3  More...    More...


German IFO Survey Gain. U.K. Retail Sales Strong. Markets Still Digesting Fed Decision
global-view.com Thursday December 18, 2014 - 10:32:49 GMT

German IFO Survey Gain. U.K. Retail Sales Strong. Markets Still Digesting Fed Decision
December 18, 2014 .10:20:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US- Weekly Jobless, Markit Service PMI, Philly Fed, Lead Indicators

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
18 December-- 10:20 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets yesterday moved to a RISK ON posture following the Fed policy decision announced yesterday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: Yellen's dollar rally helps Nikkei rebound; Yuan slumps on reports of more flexible currency regime - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday December 18, 2014 - 06:19:03 GMT

- (NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q3 GDP Q/Q: 1.0% V 0.7%E; Y/Y: 3.2% V 3.3%E - (CN) CHINA NOV NEW HOME PRICES M/M: PRICES RISE IN 0 OF 70 CITIES V 0 PRIOR; Y/Y: PRICES RISE IN 2 OF 70 CITIES V 3 PRIOR ***Index Snapshot (as of 03:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 +2.6%, S&P/ASX +1.0%, Kospi -0  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: ADB cuts Asia and China GDP forecasts; Japan trade deficit smaller as imports fall ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday December 18, 2014 - 06:16:29 GMT

(JP) JAPAN NOV MERCHANDISE TRADE BALANCE: -¥892B V -¥992BE; ADJ TRADE BALANCE: -¥925B V -¥983BE - (CN) China Dec ANZ Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence Index: 155.5 v 157.1 prior - (AU) AUSTRALIA NOV SKILLED VACANCIES M/M: -0.8% V 0.0% PRIOR (largest decline in 16 months) - (AU) AUSTRALIA NOV WESTPAC LEADING INDEX M/M: -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 18-Dec-2014 -0327 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday December 18, 2014 - 03:26:36 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS The FED's statement and later press conference were more hawkish than expected. The only relief was that the rate hike in 2015 is likely to be lower than initially expected. Dollar gained across the board while equities also rallied  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar rallies broadly after Fed signals 2015 rate hike
Reuters Thursday December 18, 2014 - 00:10:55 GMT

5:33pm EST

* Dollar index posts best day since Oct. 3

* Dollar hits 8-day highs against euro, franc

* Traders eye Fed rate hike in 2015

* Dollar falls against rouble (Updates prices, adds comments)

By Sam Forgione

NEW YORK, Dec 17 (Reuters) - The U  More...    More...


Fed Decision Less Hawkish Than Feared. Russia Worries Fade. UK Jobs Better
global-view.com Wednesday December 17, 2014 - 20:31:09 GMT

Fed Decision Less Hawkish Than Feared. Russia Worries Fade. UK Jobs Better
December 18, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:   DE- IFO Survey, GB- Retail Sales, US- Weekly Jobless, Markit Service PMI, Philly Fed, Lead Indicators

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
17 December-- 20:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets moved to a RISK ON posture following the Fed policy statement  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Waiting for the Fed Decision
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 17, 2014 - 16:43:17 GMT

 
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:29 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (IL) Israel Dec CPI Forecast: 0.6% v 0.7% prior
- (IL) Israel Nov M1 Money Supply Y/Y: 32.8% v 30.7% prior
- (US) MBA Mortgage Applications w/e Dec 12th: -3  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 18, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday December 17, 2014 - 15:47:39 GMT



December 17, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, December 18, 2014  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Mid-Market Update: Russian Ruble currency tries to stabilize; focus turns to FOMC statement
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 17, 2014 - 11:16:45 GMT


Wed, 17 Dec 2014 5:22 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Japan Nov Trade Deficit narrower than expected (-¥892B vs. -¥992Be) but components disappoint (Exports Y/Y: 4.9% vs. 7.0%e and Imports Y/Y: -1  More...    More...


Fed Decision Awaited. Split Views on Fed Tightening Signal Today. UK Jobs Data Improve
global-view.com Wednesday December 17, 2014 - 10:18:16 GMT

Fed Decision Awaited. Split Views on Fed Tightening Signal Today. UK Jobs Data Improve
December 17, 2014 .10:25:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:  US- Current Account, CPI, Weekly Crude, Fed Decision

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
17 December-- 10:20 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are in a  RISK OFF posture early in Europe as concerns about the Russian Rouble persist just under the surface  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: ADB cuts Asia and China GDP forecasts; Japan trade deficit smaller as imports fall ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 17, 2014 - 06:45:58 GMT

(JP) JAPAN NOV MERCHANDISE TRADE BALANCE: -¥892B V -¥992BE; ADJ TRADE BALANCE: -¥925B V -¥983BE - (CN) China Dec ANZ Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence Index: 155.5 v 157.1 prior - (AU) AUSTRALIA NOV SKILLED VACANCIES M/M: -0.8% V 0.0% PRIOR (largest decline in 16 months) - (AU) AUSTRALIA NOV WESTPAC LEADING INDEX M/M: -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 17-Dec-2014 -0325 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday December 17, 2014 - 03:25:10 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Twin big and keys risks face global equities today, especially emerging markets. First, Fed's announcements today are key in how 2015 will be traded and hence how the portfolio allocation and rebalancing would happen in 2015. Second, The Russian situation has made the risk in the market very murky  More...    More...


Fed Decision Wednesday Highlight. Volatile Trade Tuesday Due To Russian Forex Crisis
global-view.com Tuesday December 16, 2014 - 18:36:04 GMT

Fed Decision Wednesday Highlight. Volatile Trade Tuesday Due To Russian Forex Crisis
December 17, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:  GB- Employment, BoE Minutes, EZ- HICP, US- Current Account, CPI, Weekly Crude, Fed Decision

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
16 December-- 16:45 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are moving into RISK ON posture as concern about the Russian Rouble have started to fade after the currency might have found a bottom  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Russian Ruble Melts Down
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 16, 2014 - 16:31:28 GMT


Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:22 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) Federal Reserve FOMC begins 2-day meeting
- (US) ICSC Chain Store Sales w/e Dec 12th: w/w: +3.0%; y/y: +1.1%
- (HU) Hungary Central Bank (NBH) left Base Rate unchanged at 2  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 17, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday December 16, 2014 - 14:57:44 GMT



December 16, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, December 17, 2014. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: GB- Employment, BoE Minutes, EZ- HICP, US- Current Account, CPI, Weekly Crude, Fed Decision



  • Far East: No Major Data

  • Europe: GB- Employment, BoE Minutes, EZ- HICP

  • North America: US- Mortgages, Current Account, CPI, Weekly Crude, Fed Decision


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TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Risk aversion pops up as the Grinch to steal year-end holiday cheer; Russia aggressive rate hike fails to inspire lasting FX gains
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 16, 2014 - 11:28:23 GMT


Tue, 16 Dec 2014 5:21 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Russian Central Bank shocked the Ruble to a 10% spike after a surprise 650bps rate hike to curb inflationary pressures from the weaker currency and prevent more outflows  More...    More...


Flight to Safety on Russian Forex Crisis. Flash PMIs Mostly Better in EZ
global-view.com Tuesday December 16, 2014 - 10:36:05 GMT

Flight to Safety on Russian Forex Crisis. Flash PMIs Mostly Better in EZ
December 16, 2014 .10:30:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US- Housing Starts & Permits, flash Markit Mfg PMI

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
16 December-- 10:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are in a mixed RISK OFF posture after late Monday the Russian Central Bank hiked interest rates by 650 bps to 17%  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: China HSBC Flash PMI falls into contraction for the first time in 8 months - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 16, 2014 - 06:19:08 GMT

(CN) CHINA HSBC DEC FLASH MANUFACTURING PMI: 49.5 V 49.8E (7-month low, 1st contraction in 7 months) - (CN) CHINA NOV ACTUAL FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) Y/Y: +22.2% V +1.1%E; First rise in 5 months - (JP) JAPAN DEC PRELIM MARKIT/JMMA MANUFACTURING PMI: 52  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 16-Dec-2014 -0320 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday December 16, 2014 - 03:20:06 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Dow (17,180.84, -0.58%) took support at 17,100 its important support. Downside targets for now have been achieved. 17,100-16,900 are strong support zones and are likely to hold in present situation. Tough caution much be exercised as this is not a buy signal but a pause before next move  More...    More...


Flash PMI Data Dump Set For Tuesday. Mixed U.S. Data on Monday. Mixed Markets
global-view.com Monday December 15, 2014 - 19:18:41 GMT

Flash PMI Data Dump Set For Tuesday. Mixed U.S. Data on Monday. Mixed Markets
December 16, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: JP- flash PMI, CN- HSBC flash PMI, EZ- flash PMIs, GB-CPIs, DE- ZEW, US- Housing Starts & Permits, flash Markit Mfg PMI

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15 December-- 16:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are in a mixed RISK OFF posture late Monday as markets digested Japanese Lower House elections with PM Abe receiving a veto-proof majority  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Crude Volatility Undercuts Equities Again
Trade the News Staff Monday December 15, 2014 - 16:43:39 GMT


Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:34 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (BR) Brazil Economic Activity Index (Monthly GDP) M/M: -0.3% v +0.2%e; Y/Y: -1.2% v -0.4%e
- (UK) Dec CBI Industrial Trends Total Orders: +5 v +3e; Selling Prices: +7 v -3e
- (PL) Poland Oct Current Account Balance: -€0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 16, 2014
global-view.com Monday December 15, 2014 - 15:11:14 GMT



December 15, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, December 16, 2014. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- flash PMI, CN- HSBC flash PMI, EZ- flash PMIs, GB-CPIs, DE- ZEW, US- Housing Starts & Permits, flash Markit Mfg PMI
  • Far East: JP- flash PMI, CN- HSBC flash PMI
  • Europe: EZ- flash PMIs, GB-CPIs, DE- ZEW
  • North America: US- Housing Starts & Permits, flash Markit Mfg PMI, Weekly Energy

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Mild RISK ON Early Monday. PM Abe Records Key Gains in Lower House Elections
global-view.com Monday December 15, 2014 - 10:30:15 GMT

Mild RISK ON Early Monday. PM Abe Records Key Gains in Lower House Elections
December 15, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US- Empire PMI, Industrial Production, NAHB. TIC Flows

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
15 December-- 10:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are in a mild RISK ON posture early Monday markets digest the  as expected outcome to the Japanese Lower House election vote with PM Abe receiving a veto-proof majority  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: Abenomics mandate affirmed as ruling LDP retains supermajority; Australia widens budget deficit forecast - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday December 15, 2014 - 05:33:45 GMT

- (JP) JAPAN Q4 TANKAN MANUFACTURING INDEX: 12 V 13E; LARGE ALL INDUSTRIAL CAPEX Y/Y: 8.9% V 8.1%E; LARGE MANUFACTURING OUTLOOK: 9 V 13E - (AU) AUSTRALIA NOV NEW MOTOR VEHICLE SALES M/M: -0.6% (2nd consecutive decline) V -1.8% PRIOR; Y/Y: -3.8% V -0.6% PRIOR - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND OCT PERFORMANCE SERVICES INDEX: 54  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 15-Dec-2014 -0324 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday December 15, 2014 - 03:26:14 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Equities across the board had their worst weeks in several months. The technical configurations are deteriorating rapidly and focus now entirely shifts to Wednesday's FOMC meeting in anticipation of dovish signals. If FOMC decides to hold on their stance to rising rates in 2015, we could see much steeper fall across the board by the end of this week  More...    More...


FOREX-Yen gains as Nikkei sags after Japan election
Reuters Monday December 15, 2014 - 00:31:48 GMT

7:16pm EST

* BOJ tankan highlights uneven progress of Japan stimulus

* Oil prices continue to tumble on weak demand outlook

* Data show speculators pared long dollar positions

By Lisa Twaronite

TOKYO, Dec 15 (Reuters) - The yen gained early on Monday after stocks sagged following a big victory for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's coalition in an election on Sunday, while oil prices continued to sink on a weak outlook for global demand  More...    More...


PM Abe Records Major Gains in Lower House Elections.Widely Expected. No Policy Change Seen
global-view.com Sunday December 14, 2014 - 21:31:55 GMT

PM Abe Records Major Gains in Lower House Elections.Widely Expected. No Policy Change Seen
December 15, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: JP-  Tankan, US- Empire PMI, Industrial Production, NAHB. TIC Flows

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
12 December-- 18:35 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets have moved back to a RISK OFF posture as equities continue to fall into the year end  More...    More...



Straw Poll: Expected reaction to Fed statement Wednesday
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GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 15, 2014
global-view.com Friday December 12, 2014 - 18:10:37 GMT



December 12, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, December 15, 2014  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - MARKETS WAIT ON THE FED
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday December 12, 2014 - 16:54:39 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 12 DECEMBER 2014

 

MARKETS WAIT ON THE FED


  • Trade the News Staff Friday December 12, 2014 - 06:09:53 GMT

    (CN) CHINA NOV RETAIL SALES Y/Y: 11.7% (1st sequential increase in 6 months) V 11.5%E; RETAIL SALES YTD Y/Y: 12.0% V 12.0%E - (CN) CHINA NOV INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION Y/Y: 7.2% (3-month low and 2nd worst level in 5 years) V 7.5%E; INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION YTD Y/Y: % V 8  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 12-Dec-2014 -0318 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday December 12, 2014 - 03:18:35 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Dow (17,596.34, +0.36%) retested 17,700 levels before giving up all the gains. 17,500 is now a crucial support, a break below would trigger a larger slide. For now, the target at 17,200 remains valid. Nikkei (17,474.90, +1.26%) has bounce from the psychologically important 17,000 mark  More...    More...


RISK ON. Stronger Retail Sales Give U.S. Shares & USD Boost. SNB Unchanged. Aussie Job Beat
global-view.com Thursday December 11, 2014 - 18:48:44 GMT

RISK ON. Stronger Retail Sales Give U.S. Shares & USD Boost. SNB Unchanged. Aussie Job Beat
December 12, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: JP- Industrial Output, EZ- Industrial Output, US- PPI, University of Michigan, COT Report

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
11 December-- 17:40 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets have moved back to a RISK ON posture with equities rising following the better  than expected U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 11, 2014
global-view.com Thursday December 11, 2014 - 15:22:42 GMT



December 11, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, December 12, 2014. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- Industrial Output, EZ- Industrial Output, US- PPI, University of Michigan, COT Report
  • Far East: JP- Industrial Output
  • Europe: EZ- Industrial Output
  • North America: US- PPI, University of Michigan, COT Report

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TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Norway Central Bank surprises with a rate cut; 2nd TLTRO allotment leaves door open for ECB QE
Trade the News Staff Thursday December 11, 2014 - 12:05:10 GMT


Thu, 11 Dec 2014 5:45 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Risk aversion sentiment gathers some momentum with falling commodity prices denting risk appetite
- Day of central bank decisions; initially no surprises from New Zealand Central Bank (RBNZ); Bank of Korea (BoK); Philippines and Indonesia as they all kept policy steady; However; Norway surprised to cut rates by 25bps
- Australia Nov Employment Change hits a 9-month high but all on 'part-time' work (+42  More...    More...


MIXED RISK Posture Early Today. SNB Policy Unchanged. Australian Jobs Beat
global-view.com Thursday December 11, 2014 - 10:34:57 GMT

MIXED RISK Posture Early Today. SNB Policy Unchanged. Australian  Jobs Beat
December 11, 2014 .10:30:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:  US- Weekly Jobless, Import Prices, Retail Sales, Business Inventories, 30-yr

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
11 December-- 10:25 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets have moved back to a mixed MIXED RISK posture after a second unexpected sell-off in U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Mid-session Update: RBNZ retains tightening bias; Australia unemployment hits 12-year highs; BOK on hold for 2nd month - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday December 11, 2014 - 08:36:16 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA NOV EMPLOYMENT CHANGE: +42.7K (9-month high) V +15KE; UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 6.3% (12-year high) V 6.3%E; PARTICIPATION RATE 64.7% (4-month high) V 64.6%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA DEC CONSUMER INFLATION EXPECTATION: 3.4% V 4.1% PRIOR; matches 4-month low - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND CENTRAL BANK (RBNZ) LEAVES OFFICIAL CASH RATE UNCHANGED AT 3  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 11-Dec-2014 -0329 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday December 11, 2014 - 03:30:05 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS The topping patterns seen in Dow (17,533.15, -1.51%) are coming into effect. The first target of 17,500 has been met. Next targets are at 17,200. Nikkei (17,221.72, -1.16%) is tracking USDJPY lower. For the day we have bounced from 17,000 levels, a psychologically important level  More...    More...


FOREX-Market cuts bullish dollar bets for now, kiwi rallies on RBNZ
Reuters Wednesday December 10, 2014 - 23:12:36 GMT

5:42pm EST

* Dollar extends fall vs yen, hits 117.70 low

* NZ dollar rallies, markets see RBNZ as less dovish

* CAD, NOK hapless as crude oil falls further

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Dec 11 (Reuters) - The dollar remained on the backfoot early on Thursday, having fallen for a third session against the yen as the market unwound stretched positions to lock in profits with just one full week of activity left this year  More...    More...


Attempt at a RISK ON Equity Price Bounce Fails. Weighs on USD. Crude Heavy
global-view.com Wednesday December 10, 2014 - 20:56:04 GMT

Attempt at a RISK ON Equity Price Bounce Fails. Weighs on USD. Crude Heavy
December 11, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: AU- Employment, DE- HICP, CH- SNB Decision, US- Weekly Jobless, Import Prices, Retail Sales, Business Inventories, 30-yr

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
10 December-- 16:50 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets have moved back to a RISK-OFF posture after an early equity rebound in Europe did not carry over to U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 10, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday December 10, 2014 - 15:53:25 GMT



December 10, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, December 11, 2014. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: AU- Employment, DE- HICP, CH- SNB Decision, US- Weekly Jobless, Import Prices, Retail Sales, Business Inventories, 30-yr
  • Far East: AU- Employment
  • Europe: DE- HICP, CH- SNB Decision
  • North America: US- Weekly Jobless, Import Prices, Retail Sales, Business Inventories, Natural Gas, 30-yr

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TradeTheNews.com EU Mid-Market Update: Markets try to shake off recent Chinese and Greek turbulence
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 10, 2014 - 11:35:11 GMT


Wed, 10 Dec 2014 5:22 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Disinflation theme remains intact. China inflation lower than expected and spurs speculation that PBoC has room to act (cut rates or RRR); CPI registers its lowest reading since Nov 2009 while PPI fell for the 33rd straight month and at its steepest pace in 18 months (Nov CPI Y/Y: 1  More...    More...


Risk On Market Developing Today? China CPI in Line. Subdued Data News Calendar
global-view.com Wednesday December 10, 2014 - 10:23:07 GMT

Risk On Market Developing Today?  China CPI in Line. Subdued Data News Calendar
December 10, 2014 .10:15:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US- Weekly Crude, 10-yr, RBNZ Decision

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
10 December-- 10:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets appear to be moving back to a   RISK-On posture heading into  the U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China CPI falls to 5-year lows amid energy price slump - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 10, 2014 - 06:07:16 GMT

(CN) CHINA NOV CPI Y/Y: 1.4% V 1.6%E (5-year low) - (CN) CHINA NOV PPI Y/Y: -2.7% V -2.4%E (33RD STRAIGHT MONTH OF DECLINE; Steepest fall in 18 months)- (JP) JAPAN Q4 BUSINESS SURVEY INDEX (BSI) LARGE ALL INDUSTRY Q/Q: 5.0 V 10.0E; BSI LARGE MANUFACTURING Q/Q: 8  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 10-Dec-2014 -0316 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday December 10, 2014 - 03:16:16 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS When equity markets are fueled by liquidity it is hard to call the top. Central bank policies are changing but trading the top is a dicey thing. Dow (17,801.20, -0.29%) the speculation of FED raising rates triggered the market fall, which however recovered just as quick  More...    More...


Risk Off Early. U.K. Manufacturing and Industrial Output Data Misses Estimates
global-view.com Tuesday December 9, 2014 - 20:01:47 GMT

Risk Off Early. U.K. Manufacturing and Industrial Output Data Misses Estimates
December 10, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: CN- CPI, GB- Trade, US- Weekly Crude, 10-yr, RBNZ Decision

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
9 December-- 16:40 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets remain in a RISK-OFF posture heading into the European close  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Risk Off Globally Thanks to Broken China, Greece Fire
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 9, 2014 - 16:55:45 GMT


Tue, 09 Dec 2014 11:46 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) Nov NFIB Small Business Optimism: 98.1 v 96.5e
- (US) ICSC Chain Store Sales w/e Dec 5th: w/w: -1.5%; y/y: +2.9%
- (US) Weekly - (US) Redbook Retail Sales w/e Dec 5th: 3  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: 2-way risk finds its way back into price action
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 9, 2014 - 11:41:40 GMT

Tue, 09 Dec 2014 5:22 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- China PBoC cuts down corporate bond usage for bond repo business; lower-rated bonds can no longer be used as collateral for some short-term loans, sparking a selloff in riskier debt that spread to government notes and stock
- German Nov Imports registers its fastest pace of decline in almost two years
- UK Industrial Production misses expectations with MoM reading registering its 1st negative reading since May

***Economic Data***
- (JP) Japan Nov Preliminary Machine Tool Orders Y/Y: 36  More...    More...


Risk Off Session Early. U.K. Manufacturing and Industrial Output Data Misses Estimates
global-view.com Tuesday December 9, 2014 - 11:05:43 GMT

Risk Off Session Early. U.K. Manufacturing and Industrial Output Data Misses Estimates
December 9, 2014 .10:30:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:, US- JOLTS Survey, Wholesale Inventories, 3-yr, Weekly Energy

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
 9 December-- 10:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions
European markets are in a RISK-OFF posture early Tuesday following the sell-off in U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: AUD falls to fresh multi-year lows as business confidence slumps - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 9, 2014 - 06:02:10 GMT

- (AU) AUSTRALIA NOV NAB BUSINESS CONFIDENCE: 1 V 5 PRIOR (16-month low); NAB BUSINESS CONDITIONS: 5 V 13 PRIOR - (AU) Australia ANZ Roy Morgan Weekly Consumer Confidence Index: 110.4 v 113.9 prior (4-month low) - (JP) JAPAN NOV M2 MONEY SUPPLY M2 Y/Y: 3.6% V 3  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 09-Dec-2014 -0356 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday December 9, 2014 - 03:56:03 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Though Equity markets have done well since mid-October with some spectacular gains. We need to be cautious as the momentum is waning. There are first possibilities of reversals especially in US markets. Such tight is the range on the Dow (17,852  More...    More...


FOREX-Waning risk appetite prompts short-covering rally in yen
Reuters Monday December 8, 2014 - 23:25:46 GMT

5:54pm EST

* Dollar back below 121.00 yen, euro under 149.00 yen

* Yen broadly higher as short positions are squeezed

* Another big fall in oil spooks market, CAD hit

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Dec 9 (Reuters) - The yen held onto sizeable gains early on Tuesday, having staged a broad short-covering rally as a big drop in oil prices hit global risk appetite  More...    More...


Corrective Session for Equities. Speculation Mounting Fed Might Signal Rate Hike Next Week
global-view.com Monday December 8, 2014 - 22:03:39 GMT

Corrective Session for Equities. Speculation Mounting Fed Might Signal Rate Hike Next Week
December 9, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: DE- Trade, GB- Industrial & Manufacturing Output, Trade, US- JOLTS Survey, Wholesale Inventories, 3-yr, Weekly Energy

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
8 December-- 16:55 GMT- Current Market Conditions
European markets are in a cautious RISK-OFF posture for the new week as concern about the leadership of the ECB has become a trader concern  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Slow Start to a Slow Week
Trade the News Staff Monday December 8, 2014 - 16:49:18 GMT


Mon, 08 Dec 2014 11:39 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (CA) Canada Nov Annualized Housing Starts: 195.6K v 195.0Ke
- (CA) Canada Oct Building Permits M/M: 0.7% v 3.9%e
- (MX) Mexico Nov Vehicle Production: 284.8K v 330  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 9, 2014
global-view.com Monday December 8, 2014 - 14:46:02 GMT



December 8, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, December 9, 2014  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Potential ECB QE remains the focus
Trade the News Staff Monday December 8, 2014 - 12:02:31 GMT

 
Mon, 08 Dec 2014 5:10 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Markets appear to be settling in for end of year trade
- China data disappoints again with Nov Trade Balance registers a record surplus: ($54  More...    More...


China Trade Data Miss. Worry About ECB Leadership a Weight. Slow Week for Data
global-view.com Monday December 8, 2014 - 10:37:25 GMT

China Trade Data Miss. Worry About ECB Leadership a Weight. Slow Week for Data
December 8, 2014 .10:30:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: No Major Data

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
8 December-- 10:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions
European markets are off to a cautious RISK-OFF posture for the  new week as concern about the leadership of the ECB has become a major concern for traders  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China trade surplus hits record high as imports contract; Japan Final GDP confirms recession - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday December 8, 2014 - 06:22:08 GMT

- (CN) CHINA NOV TRADE BALANCE: $54.5B V $44.0BE (record high surplus); Exports Y/Y: 4.7% v 8.0%e; Imports Y/Y: -6.7% v +3.8%e (1st decline in 3 months)- (JP) JAPAN Q3 FINAL GDP Q/Q: -0.5% V -0.1%E; ANNUALIZED GDP: -1.9% V -0.5%E; NOMINAL GDP: -0.9% V -0.5%E; Confirms technical recession with 2nd consecutive contraction - (JP) JAPAN OCT CURRENT ACCOUNT: ¥833B V ¥370BE; ADJ CURRENT ACCOUNT: ¥947B V ¥455BE; TRADE BALANCE: -¥767B V -¥570BE - (JP) JAPAN NOV BANK LENDING INCL TRUSTS: 2  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 08-Dec-2014 -0307 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday December 8, 2014 - 03:08:28 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Dow (17,958.79, +0.33%) achieved one its highest closing on back of strong US jobs data. Though the trend is bullish, we would still advise caution. Interestingly, there seems to be some divergence developing between Dow and S&P500, with S&P500 hardly moving and still forming a double-toppish formation  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
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ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - TLTRO2 WATCHED FOR SIGNS OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ECB POLICY ACTIONS
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday December 5, 2014 - 16:32:19 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 5 DECEMBER 2014

 

TLTRO2 WATCHED FOR SIGNS OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ECB POLICY ACTIONS 


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: November ADP Suggests Modest Employment Gains to Continue
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 3, 2014 - 16:51:23 GMT


Wed, 03 Dec 2014 11:41 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (PL) Poland Central Bank (NBP) leaves rate unchanged at 2.00%, as expected
- (IE) Ireland Nov Live Register Monthly Change: -4.1K v -3  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: European PMI Services data mixed; USD continues to hit trend highs against numerous pairs
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 3, 2014 - 12:36:14 GMT


Wed, 03 Dec 2014 5:12 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Australia Q3 GDP hits lowest rate of growth since Q1 2013 (Q/Q: 0.3% v 0.7%e; Y/Y: 2.7% v 3.1%e)
- China Nov Service PMI rises slightly MoM; Non-manufacturing PMI: 53  More...    More...


RISK ON- Final Service PMIs Come in Mixed. EUR Extends Its Recent Slide
global-view.com Wednesday December 3, 2014 - 10:25:05 GMT

RISK ON- Final Service PMIs Come in Mixed. EUR Extends Its Recent Slide
December 3, 2014 .10:20:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US- ADP Jobs, Prod, PMI's, Crude, Beige Book, CA- BOC

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
3 December-- 10:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets remain in a mild  RISK ON posture heading into the U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: AUD falls to 4-year lows on disappointing Q3 GDP as markets begin to price in more RBA cuts - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday December 3, 2014 - 05:18:13 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA Q3 GDP Q/Q: 0.3% V 0.7%E (matches lowest rate of growth since Q1 2013); Y/Y: 2.7% V 3.1%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA NOV AIG PERFORMANCE OF SERVICES INDEX: 43.8 V 43.6 PRIOR (9th consecutive contraction) - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q3 VALUE OF ALL BUILDINGS Q/Q: 1  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 03-Dec-2014 -0316 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday December 3, 2014 - 03:16:22 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS As the volumes returned to the markets, the markets restarted the Dollar buying with lower oil prices getting factored in. FED's Fischer said low oil prices would keep inflation lower, and push back the FED's rate hike date. Also the lower oil, is expected to boost US growth  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar rises broadly, at seven-year high vs yen
Reuters Tuesday December 2, 2014 - 23:18:32 GMT

5:54pm EST

* Dollar at fresh highs above 119.00 yen

* Aussie & loonie back near multi-year troughs, EUR softer

* US economic outperformance, higher yields bullish for USD

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Dec 3 (Reuters) - The dollar hovered at a seven-year high against the Japanese yen early on Wednesday, following a broad rally overnight, thanks in part to a big rise in U  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Crude Rebounds, Equities Higher
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 2, 2014 - 17:16:47 GMT


Tue, 02 Dec 2014 12:07 PM EST

***Economic Data***
- (BR) Brazil Oct Industrial Production M/M: 0.0% v 0.3%e v -0.2% prior; Y/Y: -3.6% v -3.0%e
- (US) ICSC Chain Store Sales w/e Nov 28th: w/w: -1  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for December 3, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday December 2, 2014 - 17:11:06 GMT



December 2, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, December 3, 2014. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: AU- GDP, EZ/GB- Service PMI, EZ- Retail Sales, US- ADP Jobs, Productivity, PMI's, Crude, Beige Book, CA- BOC
  • Far East: AU- GDP
  • Europe: EZ/GB- Service PMI, EZ- Retail Sales
  • North America: US- Weekly Mortgages, ADP Jobs, Productivity, PMI's, Weekly Crude, Beige Book, CA- Bank of Canada Decision


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TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Global disinflation theme continues
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 2, 2014 - 12:02:22 GMT


Tue, 02 Dec 2014 5:10 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Continued focus on disinflation theme highlights that European central banks, including the ECB, Riksbank and SNB, are even more challenged by falling inflation rates compared to Asian central banks
- RBA left rates unchanged at 2  More...    More...


RISK ON? Equities Recover after Monday Sell-off. Reserve Bank of Australia Steady
global-view.com Tuesday December 2, 2014 - 10:20:37 GMT

RISK ON? Equities Recover after Monday Sell-off. Reserve Bank of Australia Steady
December 2, 2014 .10:15:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US- Construction Spending

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
2 December-- 10:10 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets have switched to a mild RISK ON posture following yesterday's broad equity sell-off  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: RBA maintains neutral posture as building approvals bounce - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday December 2, 2014 - 07:49:16 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA OCT BUILDING APPROVALS M/M: 11.4% (14-month high) V 5.0%E; Y/Y: 2.5% V -6.0%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA Q3 CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE (A$): -12.5B V -13.5BE; NET EXPORTS OF GDP: 0.8% V 0.7%E - (AU) Australia ANZ Roy Morgan Weekly Consumer Confidence Index: 113  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 02-Dec-2014 -0322 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday December 2, 2014 - 03:22:18 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Dow (17,776.80, -0.29%) failed to rally on good ISM number. We have first technical signs of caution of a much larger medium-term top. Though it is not confirmed and many such signals have also been blown-up in Central bank motivated liquidity driven rallies  More...    More...


FOREX-U.S. dollar sideswiped as commodity currencies stage big reversal
Reuters Tuesday December 2, 2014 - 00:00:18 GMT

5:05pm EST

* Australian dollar to Norwegian crown rebound, USD retreats

* Commodities rally from lows in big turnaround led by oil

* Australia central bank policy review next in focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Dec 2 (Reuters) - The U  More...    More...


RISK OFF: Equities Fall After Soft PMIs. Moody's Japan Downgrade
global-view.com Monday December 1, 2014 - 19:48:22 GMT

RISK OFF: Equities Fall After Soft PMIs. Moody's Japan Downgrade
December 2, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:AU- GDP, RBA Decision, GB- Construction PMI, US- Construction Spending

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
1 December-- 17:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets remain  in a RISK OFF posture following the  release of a slew of final November PMI data  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Moody's cuts Japan sovereign rating; precious metals recover from steep losses overnight while oil lingers at 5-year lows
Trade the News Staff Monday December 1, 2014 - 12:23:20 GMT


Mon, 01 Dec 2014 5:16 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Moody's cuts Japan sovereign rating a notch (from Aa3 to A1) following the delay in sales tax hike
- Concerns about the global growth outlook linger following PMI data and holiday sales
- China PMI data at multi-month lows; Nov Final HSBC Manufacturing PMI hits 6-Month low (50  More...    More...


Global PMIs Generally Disappoint. Moody's Downgrades Japan Sov. Debt. Active Week Ahead
global-view.com Monday December 1, 2014 - 10:28:36 GMT

Global PMIs Generally Disappoint. Moody's Downgrades Japan Sov. Debt. Active Week Ahead
  December 1, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US, CA- PMIs, COT

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
1 December-- 10:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are starting the new week in a RISK OFF posture following the  release of a slew of final November PMI data  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China PMIs at multi-month lows; Japan CapEx data bode well for upward GDP revision - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday December 1, 2014 - 05:57:19 GMT

- (CN) CHINA NOV FINAL HSBC MANUFACTURING PMI: 50.0 V 50.0E (6-month low) - (CN) CHINA OFFICIAL NOV MANUFACTURING PMI: 50.3 V 50.5E (8-month low) - (AU) AUSTRALIA Q3 COMPANY OPERATING PROFIT Q/Q: +0.5% V -1.3%E; INVENTORIES Q/Q: 0.7% V 0.2%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA NOV TD SECURITIES INFLATION M/M: 0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 01-Dec-2014 -0319 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday December 1, 2014 - 03:20:05 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Dow (17,828.24, +0.49%) has gained 2000 points since mid-October bottom at 15,849. Most of the gains came within 15 days of bottom, and rest of the time we have see small ranges. Caution is a definite must as this might have extended  More...    More...


FOREX-Swiss franc dips after 'no' to gold vote, Aussie wilts
Reuters Monday December 1, 2014 - 00:48:38 GMT

5:37pm EST

* Swiss franc gaps lower versus euro

* Swiss voters reject boost to gold reserves, SNB welcomes outcome

* Aussie falls as weak commodity prices bite, China data next

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Dec 1 (Reuters) - The Swiss franc slipped against the euro early on Monday after the Swiss National Bank affirmed its pledge to cap the currency as voters rejected proposals for the central bank to boost its gold reserves  More...    More...


As Expected, the Swiss Gold Referendum Fails by a Wide Margin. Monday Global PMI Day
global-view.com Sunday November 30, 2014 - 21:46:38 GMT

As Expected, the Swiss Gold Referendum Fails by a Wide Margin. Monday Global PMI Day
  December 1, 2014 .00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:  AU, JP, CN- PMIs, EZ, CH, GB- PMIs,
US, CA- PMIs, COT

Global-View Economic Chart Directory
28 November-- 18:45 GMT- Current Market Conditions
Markets are closing the week in a MIXED RISK posture after a holiday shortened U  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - ECB TO RESIST MOUNTING PRESSURE FOR
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday November 28, 2014 - 17:09:43 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 28 NOVEMBER 2014

ECB TO RESIST MOUNTING PRESSURE FOR
FURTHER STIMULUS

  • - Busy US data calendar ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday

    **Selected Key Economic Data in Session***
    - (SG) Singapore Oct Industrial Production misses; M/M: 2  More...    More...


RISK ON: U.K. 3Q14 GDP Were Unrevised. Pre-Holiday Data Dump From the U.S. Today
global-view.com Wednesday November 26, 2014 - 10:13:42 GMT

RISK ON: U.K. 3Q14 GDP Were Unrevised. Pre-Holiday Data Dump From the U.S. Today
  November 26, 2014 10:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: US-  Personal Income, PCE Deflator, Weekly Jobless, Durable Goods, Chicago PMI, University of Michigan, New Home Sales, Pending Homes, Weekly Crude, 7-yr

26 November-- 10:10 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets remain in a mild RISK ON posture early on Wednesday as equities are trading mostly higher  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Shanghai hits new 3-year highs; Crude Oil slumps ahead of OPEC - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday November 26, 2014 - 04:47:26 GMT

- (AU) AUSTRALIA Q3 CONSTRUCTION WORK DONE Q/Q: -2.2% V -1.9%E; biggest decline in 11 quarters - (CN) China NOV Westpac Consumer Confidence index: 111.0 v 110.9 prior - (KR) SOUTH KOREA NOV CONSUMER CONFIDENCE: 103 V 105 PRIOR (14-month low) ***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 -0  More...    More...


Mixed U.S, Data. GDP Beats, But Setiment Surveys Miss. German 3Q14 GDP Unrevised
global-view.com Tuesday November 25, 2014 - 18:37:26 GMT

Mixed U.S, Data. GDP Beats, But Setiment Surveys Miss. German 3Q14 GDP Unrevised
  November 26, 2014 00:00:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: GB- GDP, Personal Income, PCE Deflator, Weekly Jobless, Durable Goods, Chicago PMI, University of Michigan, New Home Sales, Pending Homes, Weekly Crude, 7-yr

25 November--  17:55 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets remain in a mild RISK ON posture late Tuesday with equities in Europe closing mixed to higher  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: US Q3 GDP Sugar High Wore Off Fast
Trade the News Staff Tuesday November 25, 2014 - 16:52:53 GMT


Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:40 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) ICSC Chain Store Sales w/e Nov 21st: w/w: +2.2%; y/y: +1.7%
- (HU) Hungary Central Bank (NBH) left its Base Rate Decision unchanged at 2  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 26, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday November 25, 2014 - 16:21:16 GMT



November 25, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, November 26  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Quiet session as Germany confirms it avoided recession
Trade the News Staff Tuesday November 25, 2014 - 11:21:05 GMT


Tue, 25 Nov 2014 5:26 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- BoJ minutes detail need for pre-emptive action...The twin culprits pulling inflation lower were April's consumption tax increase
- German Q3 Final GDP data confirmed it narrowly missed a technical recession

**Economic Data***
- (DE) Germany Q3 Final GDP reading in line; Q/Q: 0  More...    More...


Equity Markets Pushing Higher. German 3Q14 GDP Unrevised. U.S. GDP Revision Due
global-view.com Tuesday November 25, 2014 - 10:36:53 GMT

Equity Markets Pushing Higher. German 3Q14 GDP Unrevised. U.S. GDP Revision Due
  November 25, 2014 10:30:GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: CA- Retail Sales, US- Case-Shiller, GDP, Richmond Fed, CB Cons Conf, 5-yr

25 November--  10:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets remain in a  RISK ON posture early Tuesday with equities in Europe continuing to advance  More...    More...



Morning Briefing : 25-Nov-2014 -0346 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday November 25, 2014 - 03:45:11 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Dow (17,817.90, +0.04%) traded in one of its flattest range days in quite a long time. The next target on the upside remains at 17,950 and 18,300. However, these low trading ranges ever since we crossed to new highs 3rd November, is a cause for concern  More...    More...


U.S. Flash Markit Service PMI Misses. German IFO Survey Beats Active Tuesday Calendar
global-view.com Monday November 24, 2014 - 19:27:42 GMT

U.S. Flash Markit Service PMI Misses. German IFO Survey Beats  Active Tuesday Calendar
  November 25, 2014 00:00 GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:  JP- BOJ Minutes, DE- GDP, CA- Retail Sales, US- Case-Shiller, GDP, Richmond Fed, CB Cons Conf, 5-yr

24 November--  17:35 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Monday has seen a much stronger than expected German IFO Survey, and then a disappointing flash Markit service PMI from the U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 25, 2014
global-view.com Monday November 24, 2014 - 16:41:18 GMT



November 24, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, November 25. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP-BOJ Minutes, DE- GDP, CA- Retail Sales, US- Case-Shiller, GDP, Richmond Fed, CB Cons Conf, 5-yr
  • Far East: JP- NOJ Minutes
  • Europe: DE- GDP
  • North America: CA- Retail Sales, US- Case-Shiller, GDP, Richmond Fed, CB Cons Conf, 5-yr, API


    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: IFO Business Climate Survey registers its 1st MoM improvement in 7 months
Trade the News Staff Monday November 24, 2014 - 12:35:35 GMT

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 5:20 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Asia equities rally after Friday China PBoC rate cut (**Note: Japan closed for holiday); speculation that China has shifted its focus to broad-based stimulus and are open to more rate cuts
- Low-liquidity conditions seen in Asia, Europe
- Draghi (on Friday) rekindled hopes of additional ECB measures in Dec by re-affirming the message that the ECB must do what it can to boost inflation
- German data showing some signs of stabilization as IFO Business Climate Survey registers its 1st MoM improvement in 7 months

**Economic Data***
- (SG) Singapore Oct CPI lower; M/M: -0  More...    More...


Key German IFO Survey Beats Street Expectations. This is a Holiday-Shortened Week in U.S.
global-view.com Monday November 24, 2014 - 10:07:41 GMT

Key German IFO Survey Beats Street Expectations. This is a Holiday-Shortened Week in U.S.
  November 24, 2014 00:00 GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS:  US- flash Markit Service PMI

24 November--  10:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
The highlight today already has been a much stronger than expected German IFO Survey  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Asia equity markets trading higher following PBoC's rate cut over the weekend - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday November 24, 2014 - 05:23:18 GMT

(NZ) NEW ZEALAND OCT NET MIGRATION: 5.3K V 4.7K PRIOR (record high)- (TW) TAIWAN OCT UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 3.9% V 3.9%E- (VN) Vietnam Nov Consumer Price Index (CPI) Y/Y: 2.6% v 3.0%e- (TH) Thailand Q3 Unemployment Y/Y: 0.8% v 0.8% prior***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 closes, S&P/ASX +1  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 24-Nov-2014 -0339 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday November 24, 2014 - 03:39:32 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS It seems to be a season of stimulus as ECB reiterated its intent of balance sheet expansion by aroundEuro 1.0 trillions. This was further boosted by PBOC's surprise, and bit shocking rate cut of 40bps, its first rate cut since 2012  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro hobbled by chance of more ECB action, Aussie perkier
Reuters Sunday November 23, 2014 - 23:11:43 GMT

5:29pm EST

* Euro stays under pressure after dovish comments from Draghi

* Aussie holds gains after surprise China rate cut

* Markets seen subdued with Japan shut for holiday

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Nov 24 (Reuters) - The euro flirted with a two-year trough against the dollar early on Monday and was broadly weaker as investors gave the common currency a wide berth on prospects of more easing from the European Central Bank  More...    More...


Holiday Shortened Week in Store. Key German IFO Survey Monday
global-view.com Saturday November 22, 2014 - 21:40:54 GMT

Holiday Shortened Week in Store. Key German IFO Survey Monday
  November 24, 2014 00:00 GMT
 TOP NEWS ITEMS: JP- Holiday, DE- Ifo Survey, US- flash Markit Service PMI

21 November--  10:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
ECB President Draghi reiterated today  that the Central bank is prepared to take action as needed  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - EURO AREA INFLATION DATA TO HEAP PRESSURE ON THE ECB
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday November 21, 2014 - 17:26:33 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 21 NOVEMBER 2014

 

EURO AREA INFLATION DATA TO HEAP PRESSURE ON THE ECB


Risk On As Japan PM Abe Delays Tax Hike and Calls Snap Election. German ZEW Survey Beats. Key U.S. Data Wednesday
global-view.com Tuesday November 18, 2014 - 22:22:50 GMT

Risk On As Japan PM Abe Delays Tax Hike and Calls Snap Election. German ZEW Survey Beats. Key U.S. Data Wednesday
  November 19, 2014 00:00 GMT
JP- BOJ Decision, GB- BOE Minutes, US- House Starts & Permits, Fed Minutes

18 November--  16:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets have moved to a  RISK ON posture following the much stronger  than expected German ZEW Survey  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 19, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday November 18, 2014 - 16:15:12 GMT



November 18, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, November 19. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- BOJ Decision, GB- BOE Minutes, US- House Starts & Permits, Fed Minutes

Japan PM Abe Delays Tax Hike; Calls Snap Election. German ZEW Survey Beats. U.K. CPI Mixed
global-view.com Tuesday November 18, 2014 - 11:18:44 GMT

Japan PM Abe Delays Tax Hike; Calls Snap Election. German ZEW Survey Beats. U.K. CPI Mixed
  November 18, 2014 11:20 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

18 November--  10:45 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets have moved to a  RISK ON posture following a much stronger  than expected German ZEW Survey and after Japanese PM Abe confirmed a postponement of the Sales Tax increase by 18 months and called for a snap election for December 21  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China property prices continue to slide; Japan PM Abe set to announce snap polls - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday November 18, 2014 - 05:44:41 GMT

- (CN) CHINA OCT NEW HOME PRICES M/M: PRICES RISE IN 0 OF 70 CITIES V 0 PRIOR; Y/Y: PRICES RISE IN 3 OF 70 CITIES V 10 PRIOR - (CN) CHINA OCT ACTUAL FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) Y/Y: +1.3% V +1.1%E; YTD y/y: -1.2% (4th consecutive decline) at $95.88B v -1  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 18-Nov-2014 -0355 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday November 18, 2014 - 03:55:27 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Dow 30 (17,647  More...    More...


Draghi EU Parliament Testimony Dovish AS Expected. Japan GDP Misses Big. ZEW & CPIs Tuesday
global-view.com Monday November 17, 2014 - 19:34:46 GMT

Draghi EU Parliament Testimony  Dovish AS Expected. Japan GDP Misses Big. ZEW & CPIs Tuesday
  November 18, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

17 November--  16:50 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets have shifted to a  MIXED RISK posture as they move into the European close  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Equities Enter the Pre-Thanksgiving Doldrums
Trade the News Staff Monday November 17, 2014 - 16:57:48 GMT


Mon, 17 Nov 2014 11:47 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (BR) Brazil Sept Economic Activity Index (Monthly GDP) M/M: 0.4% v 0.2%e; Y/Y: 0.9% v 0.5%e
- (US) Nov Empire Manufacturing: 10.16 v 12  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 18, 2014
global-view.com Monday November 17, 2014 - 16:22:42 GMT



November 17, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, November 18. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: GB- CPI, DE- ZEW Survey, US- PPI

TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Japan data and weekend G20 highlight renewed concerns of a global economic slowdown
Trade the News Staff Monday November 17, 2014 - 11:25:46 GMT


Mon, 17 Nov 2014 5:12 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Japan expectantly falls into recession likely delaying a planned sales tax increase; Japan faces choice between recovery and fiscal sustainability
- Japan data and weekend G20 highlight renewed concerns of a global economic slowdown

**Economic Data***
- (HK) Hong Kong Oct Unemployment Rate in line (Seasonally Adj): 3  More...    More...


Big Japan GDP Miss. Draghi Testimony Due. Global Flash PMI's Start on Thursday
global-view.com Monday November 17, 2014 - 11:02:14 GMT

Big Japan GDP Miss. Draghi Testimony Due. Global Flash PMI's Start on Thursday
  November 17, 2014 11:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

17 November--  10:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
European markets are opening the new  week in a  RISK OFF posture Today saw early worse than expected Japanese GDP data which threw the economy into a technical recession  More...    More...



Morning Briefing : 17-Nov-2014 -0358 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday November 17, 2014 - 03:58:02 GMT

GOOD MORNING! STOCKS Expect much volatility in this data-packed week. Though we have started off on wrong foot with highly unexpected and bad GDP data of Japan, the general consensus is for better US data this week. Europe is expected to perform only marginally well  More...    More...


Active Data Week in Store. Flash PMI's Start on Thursday
global-view.com Sunday November 16, 2014 - 15:28:36 GMT

Active Data Week in Store. Flash PMI's Start on Thursday
  November 17, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

14 November--  17:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
European markets are ending the week in  MIXED RISK posture   More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - CENTRAL BANKS TO WEIGH LOW INFLATION AGAINST SIGNS OF RISING ACTIVITY
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday November 14, 2014 - 17:30:00 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 14 NOVEMBER 2014

 

CENTRAL BANKS TO WEIGH LOW INFLATION AGAINST SIGNS OF RISING ACTIVITY


  • Trade the News Staff Friday November 14, 2014 - 11:29:31 GMT


    Fri, 14 Nov 2014 5:16 AM EST

    ***Notes/Observations***
    - Japan Sales Tax debate hinges on Monday's release of Q3 GDP data (JPY near 7-year lows and Nikkei at 7-year highs ahead of the data)
    - The fragile position of the Euro Zone economy highlighted by today's release of the 3Q GDP data; European GDP data failed to show any downside surprises but will it be enough to sway market expectations on additional ECB measures
    - Germany narrowly escapes entering a technical recession; Greece emerges from recession after 6 years

    **Economic Data***
    - (FR) France Q3 Preliminary GDP Q/Q: 0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 14-Nov-2014 -0346 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday November 14, 2014 - 03:46:38 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Dow (17,652.79, +0.23%) made another new high in a rather volatile trade  More...    More...


Mixed Risk Trade Thursday. Focus on GBP Weakness and Whether EURCHF Peg Would Hold
global-view.com Thursday November 13, 2014 - 19:11:46 GMT

Mixed Risk Trade Thursday. Focus  on GBP Weakness and Whether EURCHF Peg Would Hold
  November 14, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

13 November--  16:20  GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Europe markets remain in in a  RISK ON posture late in Europe as central banks almost universally fret publicly about slow economic growth and the need to continue to pursue an easy monetary policy  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Oil slides and most stocks enjoy the ride
Trade the News Staff Thursday November 13, 2014 - 16:41:08 GMT


Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:27 AM EST

**Economic Data***
- (IE) Ireland Oct CPI M/M: -0.3% v -0.2% prior; Y/Y: 0.2% v 0.3% prior
- (IE) Ireland Oct CPI EU Harmonized M/M: -0.3% v -0.3% prior; Y/Y: 0  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: China data shows fresh signs of sluggishness while ECB Survey of Forecasters cut inflation and growth outlook for 2014-16 period
Trade the News Staff Thursday November 13, 2014 - 11:34:41 GMT


Thu, 13 Nov 2014 5:20 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Bank of Korea (BOK) leaves 7-Day Repo Rate unchanged at 2.00% as expected in a unanimous decision
- China's economy showed fresh signs of sluggishness; Oct Industrial Production hits a decade low (7  More...    More...


Risk On Bias to Trade Early Today. Economic Data Calendar Picks Up
global-view.com Thursday November 13, 2014 - 10:30:46 GMT

Risk On Bias to Trade Early Today. Economic Data Calendar Picks Up
  November 13, 2014 10:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

13 November--  10:15  GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Europe markets have moved into in a  RISK ON posture early in Europe as central banks almost universally fret publicly about slow economic growth and the need to continue to pursue an easy monetary policy  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: AUD slides on RBA intervention chatter; BOK on hold with an eye on weak Yen - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday November 13, 2014 - 06:00:48 GMT

(KR) BANK OF KOREA (BOK) LEAVES 7-DAY REPO RATE AT 2.00% (AS EXPECTED) - (JP) JAPAN OCT CGPI (PPI) M/M: -0.8% V -0.4%E; Y/Y: 2.9% (7-month low) V 3.3%E - (JP) JAPAN SEPT MACHINE ORDERS M/M: 2.9% (4-month low) V -1.0%E; Y/Y: 7.3% V -0.3%E - (JP) JAPAN SEPT FINAL INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION M/M: 2  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 13-Nov-2014 -0356 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday November 13, 2014 - 03:57:04 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Dow (14,612  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar cools rally ahead of data, pound stuck at 14-mth lows
Reuters Thursday November 13, 2014 - 01:25:01 GMT

7:48pm EST

* Dollar consolidates vs yen, euro as markets await data

* Sterling stuck at 14-month lows following dovish BOE

* Swiss franc stays bullish vs euro, remains near SNB's 1.20 cap

By Shinichi Saoshiro

TOKYO, Nov 13 (Reuters) - The dollar took time out from its rally against the yen and euro early on Thursday as traders awaited a batch of Chinese and U  More...    More...


Dovish BOE Price Report Weight on GBP. U.K. Employment Figures as Seen. EZ Production Gains
global-view.com Wednesday November 12, 2014 - 19:44:19 GMT

Dovish BOE Price Report Weight  on GBP. U.K. Employment Figures  as Seen. EZ Production Gains
  November 13, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

12 November--  16:20 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Europe markets remain in a  RISK OFF posture as equities have remained soft throughout the session  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 13, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday November 12, 2014 - 14:41:23 GMT



November 12, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, November 13. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- Industrial Output, DE- final HICP, US- Weekly Jobless, JOLTS Survey, 30-yr Auction
  • Far East: JP- Industrial Output
  • Europe: DE- final HICP  More...    More...


U.K. Employment Data in Line. EZ Industrial Production Rise. Japan Tax Hike Postponement
global-view.com Wednesday November 12, 2014 - 10:54:49 GMT

U.K. Employment Data in Line. EZ  Industrial Production Rise. Japan Tax Hike Postponement
  November 12, 2014 10:45 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

12 November--  10:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in Europe markets remain are in a  RISK OFF posture as equities  sell-off into the return of U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Yen hits new 7-year lows on fresh speculation of postponed sales tax hike and snap polls - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday November 12, 2014 - 06:17:43 GMT

- (JP) JAPAN OCT M2 MONEY SUPPLY M2 Y/Y: 3.2% V 3.0%E; M3 Y/Y: 2.6% V 2.5%E- (JP) JAPAN SEPT TERTIARY INDUSTRY INDEX M/M: 1.0% V 0.8%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA NOV WESTPAC CONSUMER CONFIDENCE INDEX: 96.6 V 94.8 PRIOR; M/M: 1.9% (2nd consecutive rise) V 0.9% PRIOR - (AU) AUSTRALIA Q3 WAGE COST INDEX Q/Q: 0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 12-Nov-2014 -0328 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday November 12, 2014 - 03:28:25 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The momentum in Dow 30 (17,614  More...    More...


FOREX-Yen undermined by Japan election talk, dollar choppy
Reuters Wednesday November 12, 2014 - 00:03:06 GMT

6:29pm EST

* Yen stays on the backfoot on talk of early election

* Sankei says election in December, delay in sales tax hike

* Dollar choppy in thin trade, SNB eyed as Swiss franc nears 1.20

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Nov 12 (Reuters) - The yen flirted with a seven-year low against the dollar early on Wednesday on reports that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will call a general election in December, offering investors a further excuse to shun the currency  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 12, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday November 11, 2014 - 14:35:47 GMT



November 11, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, November 12. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: GB- Unemployment, BOE Inflation Report, EZ- Industrial Production, US- 10-yr Auction
  • Far East: No Major Data
  • Europe: GB- Unemployment, BOE Inflation, EZ- Industrial Production  More...    More...


Asian Market Update: Shanghai Composite tops 2,500 for a 3-year high - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday November 11, 2014 - 06:15:05 GMT

**Economic Data***- (AU) AUSTRALIA OCT NAB BUSINESS CONFIDENCE: 4 V 5 PRIOR; CONDITIONS: 13 (6-year high) V 1 PRIOR - (AU) AUSTRALIA Q3 HOUSE PRICE INDEX Q/Q: 1.5% V 1.5%E; Y/Y: 9.1% V 8.8%E - (AU) Australia ANZ Roy Morgan Weekly Consumer Confidence Index: 114  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 11-Nov-2014 -0336 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday November 11, 2014 - 03:36:17 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Dow 30 (17,613  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar recovers from post-U.S. payrolls wobble, seen sideways for now
Reuters Monday November 10, 2014 - 23:26:13 GMT

5:37pm EST

* Dollar regains composure after post-U.S. payrolls fall

* Norwegian crown choppy after local inflation data

* U.S. bond market closed Tuesday for Veterans Day

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Nov 11 (Reuters) - The dollar started trade in Asia with a bid tone, having reversed some of its post-payrolls losses as investors were quick to rebuild long positions amid an absence of major drivers  More...    More...


Mixed Risk Session. Equities Rise on Hopes Central Bank Ease to Persist. Light Calendar Week
global-view.com Monday November 10, 2014 - 19:25:57 GMT

Mixed Risk Session. Equities Rise on Hopes Central Bank Ease to Persist. Light Calendar Week
  November 11, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

16:55 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Late in European trade, markets remain in a  MIXED RISK posture as equities improve but bond yields trade mixed  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: US Markets Moving Higher
Trade the News Staff Monday November 10, 2014 - 16:27:01 GMT


Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:15 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (DE) German IG Metall Union begins wage negotiations for 2015/16
- (PT) Portugal Sept Trade Balance: -€1.1B v -€0.9B prior
- (CA) Canada Oct Housing Starts (Annualized): 183  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 11, 2014
global-view.com Monday November 10, 2014 - 16:14:14 GMT



November 10, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, November 11. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: CA/US- Holidays
  • Far East: No Major Data
  • Europe: No Major Data  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Russia again amends its FX policy as it moves closer to free float
Trade the News Staff Monday November 10, 2014 - 12:04:50 GMT

 
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- China Oct Trade Balance edges back towards record highs as components were mixed ($45.4B vs. $41.8Be) ; Exports YoY: 11.6% v 10  More...    More...


In a Week short on Calendar Releases, Equities are Opening Higher
global-view.com Monday November 10, 2014 - 10:50:33 GMT

In a Week short on Calendar Releases, Equities are Opening Higher
  November 10, 2014 10:40 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

10:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in European trade, markets are in a  MIXED RISK posture as equities improved but bond yields fall  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Shanghai, Hong Kong rally on confirmation of trading link; China inflation and trade figures remain soft ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday November 10, 2014 - 05:37:07 GMT

(CN) CHINA OCT TRADE BALANCE: $45.4B V $42.0BE; Exports Y/Y: 11.6% v 10.6%e; Imports Y/Y: 4.6% v 5.0%e - (CN) CHINA OCT CPI Y/Y: 1.6% V 1.6%E (matches lowest level since Jan 2010) - (CN) CHINA OCT PPI Y/Y: -2.2% V -2.0%E (32nd straight month of decline) - (AU) AUSTRALIA SEPT HOME LOANS M/M: -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 10-Nov-2014 -0415 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday November 10, 2014 - 04:16:22 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Dow (17,573.93, +0.11%) continues to hold above 17500 as the underlying economic fundamentals continue to strengthen like good jobs data and 6-year low unemployment data  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar rally loses steam post-payrolls, China inflation next
Reuters Monday November 10, 2014 - 00:51:29 GMT

5:50pm EST

* Dollar index opens lower in Asia, bulls disappointed by payrolls

* U.S. nonfarm payrolls up 214,000 vs 231,000 forecast

* China inflation data next in focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Nov 10 (Reuters) - The dollar hovered below a four-year peak on Monday, having lost a bit of altitude late last week after U  More...    More...


Slow Week for Data Should Have Trade Focus on Shares
global-view.com Sunday November 9, 2014 - 17:36:43 GMT

Slow Week for Data Should Have Trade Focus on Shares
  November 7, 2014 00:00 GMT
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16:40 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Late in European trade, markets have moved into a RISK-OFF posture into the weekend and after a generally disappointing U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 10, 2014
global-view.com Friday November 7, 2014 - 17:23:49 GMT



November 7, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, November 10. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: CN- CPI, US- 3-yr auction

TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Mixed October Jobs Report Not Too Hot, Not Too Cold
Trade the News Staff Friday November 7, 2014 - 16:13:09 GMT

 
Fri, 07 Nov 2014 10:48 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (CL) Chile Oct Trade Balance: $0.6B v $0.7Be; Total Exports: $6.3B v $6.1B prior; Total Imports: $5.8B v $5.5B prior; Copper Exports: $3  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: US yield advantage continues to aid dollar heading into Oct payroll report
Trade the News Staff Friday November 7, 2014 - 12:15:11 GMT


Fri, 07 Nov 2014 5:17 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Markets anticipating a strong Oct US payroll report

**Economic Data***
- (CH) Swiss Oct Unemployment Rate: 3.1% v 3.1%e; Unemployment Rate (Seasonally Adj): 3  More...    More...


Focus of Trade on October U.S. and Canadian Employment Data. Fed Chair Yellen Speaks
global-view.com Friday November 7, 2014 - 10:10:11 GMT

Focus of Trade on October U.S. and Canadian Employment Data. Fed Chair Yellen Speaks
  November 7, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

10:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in European trade, markets remain in a RISK-ON posture after Mario Draghi yesterday kept open the prospect of additional ECB ease  in the future if needed  More...    More...



Morning Briefing : 07-Nov-2014 -0325 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday November 7, 2014 - 03:26:32 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Dow (17,554, +0.40%) has crossed and closed above 17500, making its highest all-time closing ever  More...    More...


ECB Sends Dovish Message, But Short on Action. No BOE Changes as Expected. German Data Miss
global-view.com Thursday November 6, 2014 - 18:38:24 GMT

ECB Sends Dovish Message, But Short on Action. No BOE Changes as Expected. German Data Miss
  November 7, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

17:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Late in European trade, markets have moved int0 in a RISK-ON posture after Mario Draghi at the ECB promised additional measures if needed  to boost the Eurozone economy  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 7, 2014
global-view.com Thursday November 6, 2014 - 16:24:36 GMT



November 6, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, November 7. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: DE- Industrial Output, CH- CPI, GB- Trade, US- Employment, Yellen, CA- Employment

ECB Decision Key Focus. No BOE Changes Seen. Aussie Jobs in Line. German Factory Data Miss
global-view.com Thursday November 6, 2014 - 10:49:09 GMT

ECB Decision Key Focus. No BOE Changes Seen. Aussie Jobs in Line. German Factory Data Miss
  November 6, 2014 10:45 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

10:25 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in European trading hours, markets are in a cautious RISK-OFF posture as markets await the ECB decision and continue to digest U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Australia employment rebounds; JPY on a wild ride as Korea amps up FX rhetoric; Lenovo expands - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday November 6, 2014 - 06:02:26 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA OCT EMPLOYMENT CHANGE: +24.1K V +20KE; UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 6.2% V 6.2%E; PARTICIPATION RATE 64.6% V 64.5%E - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND OCT QV HOUSE PRICES: 5.9% V 6.4% PRIOR - (JP) Japan Oct Tokyo Average Office Vacancies: 5.6% v 5.7% prior ***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 +0  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro cowers as ECB looms, USD sweeps higher
Reuters Thursday November 6, 2014 - 00:45:27 GMT

5:47pm EST

* Euro near two-year low vs broadly firmer USD

* Aussie falls below 86 US cents, lows not seen since July 2010

* ECB policy review next major focus, Aussie jobs also eyed

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Nov 6 (Reuters) - The euro dangled just above a two-year trough on Thursday with investors waiting to see how European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi deals with dissent in the ranks, while the U  More...    More...


Major Focus on ECB Decision on Thurs. Service PMIs Disappoint. Aussie Jobs Due
global-view.com Wednesday November 5, 2014 - 19:15:53 GMT

Major Focus on ECB Decision on Thurs. Service PMIs Disappoint. Aussie Jobs Due
  November 6, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

17:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Late in European trading hours, markets remain in a RISK-ON posture as markets await the ECB decision Thursday and digest the U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 5, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday November 5, 2014 - 16:09:03 GMT



November 5, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, November 6. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: AU- Employment, DE- Factory Orders, GB- Ind & Mfg Output, BOE, EZ- ECB, US- Productivity, Weekly Jobless

TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Return of King Dollar continues to weigh upon commodities
Trade the News Staff Wednesday November 5, 2014 - 11:52:00 GMT


Wed, 05 Nov 2014 5:20 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Republican party reclaimed the US Senate and score its largest majority in House since 1928
- More disappointing PMI data from the Far East; China Oct HSBC Services PMI hits a 3-month low (52  More...    More...


EZ & UK Service PMI's Disappoint. Republicans Take Charge of U.S. Legislative Agenda. Clouds Hang Over ECB
global-view.com Wednesday November 5, 2014 - 10:22:01 GMT

EZ & UK Service PMI's Disappoint. Republicans Take Charge of U.S. Legislative Agenda. Clouds Hang Over ECB
  November 5, 2014 10:25 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

10:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in European trading hours, markets are in a mild  RISK-ON posture as markets await the ECB decision Thursday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: GOP takes the US Senate; Occupy Central sends Hong Kong PMI deeper into contraction - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday November 5, 2014 - 05:43:03 GMT

(CN) CHINA OCT HSBC SERVICES PMI: 52.9 V 53.5 PRIOR; Composite PMI: 51.7 v 52.3 prior - (HK) HONG KONG OCT HSBC PMI: 47.7 V 49.8 PRIOR (37-month low; 3rd month of contraction) - (JP) JAPAN SEPT LABOR CASH EARNINGS Y/Y: 0.8% V 0.8%E (7TH CONSECUTIVE INCREASE, 3-month low) - (JP) JAPAN OCT MONETARY BASE Y/Y: 36  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar rally pauses as euro finds some support
Reuters Tuesday November 4, 2014 - 23:42:14 GMT

5:59pm EST

* Dollar index falls after four straight sessions of gains

* Euro rebounds amid uncertainty about more ECB action

* Kiwi among best performers, further aided by local data

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Nov 5 (Reuters) - The dollar nursed modest losses early on Wednesday as investors decided to take some profits on a four-session rally that swept the greenback to multi-year highs against the yen and euro  More...    More...


Report of Internal ECB Leadership Strife. U.S. Election Results on Tuesday Evening. ADP Jobs Wednesday
global-view.com Tuesday November 4, 2014 - 19:08:21 GMT

Report of Internal ECB Leadership Strife. U.S. Election Results on Tuesday Evening. ADP Jobs Wednesday
  November 5, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

16:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in European trading hours, markets are in a RISK-OFF posture as markets digest reports that ECB President Draghi is facing opposition from factions in the board of the ECB  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for November 5, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday November 4, 2014 - 18:44:06 GMT



November 4, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, November 5. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- BOJ Minutes, EZ- service PMI's GB- Service PMI, US- ADP Private Payrolls, Service PMIs, Weekly Crude

TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: ECB Discord Hits Equity Markets
Trade the News Staff Tuesday November 4, 2014 - 17:14:22 GMT

Tue, 04 Nov 2014 11:37 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (RO) Romania Central Bank cut interest rate by 25bps to 2.75%, as expected
- (BR) Brazil Sept Industrial Production M/M: -0.2% v +0.2%e; Y/Y: -2  More...    More...


Reserve Bank of Australia Keeps Policy Steady; Talks Down AUD. UK Construction PMI Weakens
Global-View Tuesday November 4, 2014 - 13:17:23 GMT

Reserve Bank of Australia Keeps Policy Steady; Talks Down AUD. UK Construction PMI Weakens November 4, 2014 16:30 GMT Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map 16:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions: Early in European trading hours, markets are in a MIXED RISK posture as markets continue to consolidate after a recent bout of instability  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: EU Commission cuts 2014 and 2015 growth and inflation outlook
Trade the News Staff Tuesday November 4, 2014 - 11:48:01 GMT

Tue, 04 Nov 2014 5:23 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- RBA left its Cash Rate Target unchanged at 2.50% (as expected for its 14th straight pause) and reiterated a period of rate stability was likely and tweak its language on the AUD as it removed that the currency was high by historical standards"
- Spain unemployment rises for the 3rd straight month (+79  More...    More...


Reserve Bank of Australia Keeps Policy Steady; Talks Down AUD. UK Construction PMI Weakens
global-view.com Tuesday November 4, 2014 - 10:55:06 GMT

Reserve Bank of Australia Keeps  Policy Steady; Talks Down AUD. UK Construction PMI Weakens
  November 4, 2014 16:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

16:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in European trading hours, markets are in a MIXED RISK posture as markets continue to consolidate after a recent bout of instability  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: RBA on hold, expects inflation to remain in target range; Aussie retail spending and trade deficit rise ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday November 4, 2014 - 05:37:30 GMT

(AU) RESERVE BANK OF AUSTRALIA (RBA) LEAVES CASH RATE TARGET UNCHANGED AT 2.50%; AS EXPECTED (14TH STRAIGHT PAUSE) - (AU) AUSTRALIA SEPT TRADE BALANCE (A$): -2.3B V -1.78BE (largest deficit in 22 months)- (AU) AUSTRALIA SEPT RETAIL SALES M/M: 1.2% V 0.3%E (8-month high)- (AU) Australia ABS revised Sept employment higher to -23  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar wins more fans, hits four-year high
Reuters Tuesday November 4, 2014 - 00:14:49 GMT

5:55pm EST

* Dollar index at four-year highs

* Yen, euro under pressure; commodity currencies also hit

* Upbeat ISM contrasts with disappointing China, euro zone PMI

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Nov 4 (Reuters) - The dollar hovered at four-year highs early on Tuesday, having cemented its status as the favoured one as investors sought the greenback against just about every other major currency  More...    More...


PMI Data Generally Better. JPY Weakens Further Post-BOJ. Active Tuesday Calendar
global-view.com Monday November 3, 2014 - 19:30:45 GMT

PMI Data Generally Better. JPY Weakens Further Post-BOJ. Active Tuesday Calendar
  November 4, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

16:40 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Late in European trading hours, markets are in a mixed RISK-OFF posture as markets consolidated after the surprise policy easing by the Bank of Japan of Friday  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for Nvember 4, 2014
global-view.com Monday November 3, 2014 - 17:00:50 GMT



November 3, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, November 4. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: AU- Retail Sales, Trade, RBA, JP- PMI, GB- Construction PMI, EZ- PPI, CA- Trade, US- House/Senate Elections, Trade, Factory Orders
  • Far East: JP-PMI, AU- Retail Sales, Trade, RBA  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Markets consolidate after last's week euphoria following BOJ easing; Major EMU PMI Manufacturing were mixed
Trade the News Staff Monday November 3, 2014 - 11:45:48 GMT

 
Mon, 03 Nov 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- China PMI data comes in soft (Official Govt Oct Manufacturing at a 5-month low and its 3rd straight MoM decline 3rd consecutive decline while Non-manufacturing hits a 9-month low (53  More...    More...


Final October Manufacturing PMI Data Mostly Have Had a Mildly Better Tone
global-view.com Monday November 3, 2014 - 10:29:08 GMT

Final October Manufacturing PMI Data Mostly Have Had a Mildly Better Tone

 November 3, 2014 10:15 GMT

Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

10:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early  in Europe, markets are in a mixed RISK-OFF posture as markets consolidate after the surprise policy easing by the Bank of Japan of Friday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China official PMIs slow further; AUD hits new lows on sliding building permits - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday November 3, 2014 - 05:57:59 GMT

(CN) CHINA OCT NON-MANUFACTURING PMI: 53.8 V 54.0 PRIOR (9-month low; 2nd decline) - (CN) CHINA OFFICIAL OCT MANUFACTURING PMI: 50.8 V 51.2E (5-MONTH LOW; 3rd decline) - (CN) CHINA OCT FINAL HSBC MANUFACTURING PMI: 50.4 V 50.4E (3-month high) - (AU) AUSTRALIA OCT TD SECURITIES INFLATION M/M: 0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 03-Nov-2014 -0406 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday November 3, 2014 - 04:07:25 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Global equity markets surged after the announcements of Japanese stimulus and better than expected US GDP numbers showing a QoQ rise of 3  More...    More...


FOREX-Yen extends slide, Aussie eases on weak China PMI
Reuters Monday November 3, 2014 - 00:40:24 GMT

6:27pm EST

* Yen hits fresh seven-year low vs USD, 17-mth low on AUD

* But Aussie loses to USD after China PMI disappoints

* More Chinese data on offer before US ISM survey later

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Nov 3 (Reuters) - The yen fell to a fresh seven-year low against the dollar early on Monday, extending a massive selloff sparked by the Bank of Japan's surprise decision to boost its already huge bond-buying stimulus  More...    More...


Monday is Global Manufacturing PMI Day. Busy Week in Store
global-view.com Sunday November 2, 2014 - 16:58:39 GMT

Monday is Global Manufacturing  PMI Day. Busy Week in Store
  November 3, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

16:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Late in Europe, markets are in a RISK-ON posture following the policy easing by the Bank of Japan overnight   More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - US PAYROLLS WATCHED FOR SIGNS OF FURTHER LABOUR MARKET TIGHTENING
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday October 31, 2014 - 18:51:48 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 31 OCTOBER 2014

US PAYROLLS WATCHED FOR SIGNS OF FURTHER LABOUR MARKET TIGHTENING

    • Far East: AU- Mfg PMI CN- PMIs
    • Europe: EZ- Mfg PMI's CH- PMI, GB- PMI
    • North America: CA- PMI, US- PMI's, Consumer Spending
        More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Monetary policy divergence intensifies as BOJ eases further
Trade the News Staff Friday October 31, 2014 - 10:23:21 GMT


Fri, 31 Oct 2014 5:25 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Risk appetite gets a little help from central banks
- Japan BOJ unexpectedly eased its policy further; sends Niikei225 Index to 7 year high and yen to 7-year lows
- World largest pension fund Japan GPIF formally announces changes to its allocation model panel approved target allocation changes; to increase domestic stocks to 25% from 12%; raise foreign stocks to 25%; cut domestic bonds to 35% and foreign bonds 15%

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (JP) Japan Sept Annualized Housing Starts: 880K v 848Ke; Y/Y:14  More...    More...


BOJ Shocks Markets With Policy Easing. JPY Broadly Weaker. German Retail Sales Miss. Active Calendar
global-view.com Friday October 31, 2014 - 09:38:11 GMT

BOJ Shocks Markets With Policy Easing. JPY Broadly Weaker. German Retail Sales Miss. Active Calendar
  October 31, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

09:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in Europe, markets are in a MIXED RISK posture following an unexpected easing of monetary policy by he Bank of Japan  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Japan CPI slows further ahead of BOJ growth projections and GPIF allocation u - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday October 31, 2014 - 06:36:20 GMT

- (AU) AUSTRALIA Q3 PPI Q/Q: 0.2% V -0.1% PRIOR; Y/Y: 1.2% V 2.3% PRIOR - (AU) AUSTRALIA SEPT PRIVATE SECTOR CREDIT M/M: 0.5% (3-month high) V 0.4%E; Y/Y: 5.4% V 5.3%E - (JP) JAPAN SEPT OVERALL HOUSEHOLD SPENDING Y/Y: -5.6% (6th consecutive y/y decline) V -4  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 31-Oct-2014 -0336 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday October 31, 2014 - 03:36:55 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Better than expected US Q3 GDP (3  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar underpinned by GDP, BOJ next in focus
Reuters Thursday October 30, 2014 - 23:51:49 GMT

7:22pm EDT

* Dollar index at 4-week highs, but off peak

* Aussie, NZD perk up as well on better risk appetite

* BOJ expected to maintain stimulus, but could surprise

* GPIF, euro zone inflation also watched

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Oct 31 (Reuters) - The dollar held at four-week highs against a basket of major currencies early on Friday, getting another boost from encouraging growth data a day after the Federal Reserve gave an upbeat assessment on the economy  More...    More...


U.S. GDP Data Beat Estimates. German Unemployment Improves. Heavy Friday Docket
global-view.com Thursday October 30, 2014 - 18:29:19 GMT

U.S. GDP Data Beat Estimates. German Unemployment Improves. Heavy Friday Docket
  October 31, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

15:50 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets are in a MIXED RISK posture late in Europe  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 31, 2014
global-view.com Thursday October 30, 2014 - 14:35:13 GMT



October 30, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, October 31. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: JP- CPI, Bank of Japan, DE- Retail Sales, EZ- HICP (CPI), Unemployment, CA- GDP, US- Personal Income, PCE Deflator, Chicago PMI, University of Mich Survey
  • Far East: JP- CPI, Bank of Japan
  • Europe: DE- Retail Sales, EZ- HICP (CPI), Unemployment
  • North America: CA- GDP, US- Personal Income, PCE Deflator, Chicago PMI, University of Mich Survey, COT Report

    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: European inflation data remains soft; German net unemployment improves for the first time in 7 months
Trade the News Staff Thursday October 30, 2014 - 10:42:00 GMT

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 5:41 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- FOMC ends bond buying and take a less dovish tone; likelihood of inflation running persistently below 2% had diminished somewhat since early this year  More...    More...


Markets Unprepared For Hawkish Tone of Fed Comments. German Unemployment Better Than Seen
global-view.com Thursday October 30, 2014 - 09:23:01 GMT

Markets Unprepared For Hawkish Tone of Fed Comments. German Unemployment Better Than Seen
  October 30, 2014 09:15 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

08:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets are in a mild RISK-ON posture early in European  following the more hawkish than expected FOMC policy decision yesterday  More...    More...



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Trade the News Staff Thursday October 30, 2014 - 05:54:53 GMT

(NZ) NEW ZEALAND CENTRAL BANK (RBNZ) LEAVES OFFICIAL CASH RATE UNCHANGED AT 3.50%, AS EXPECTED - (AU) AUSTRALIA OCT RPDATA/RISMARK HOUSE PRICE INDEX: 1.2% (5th consecutive increase) V 0.1% PRIOR- (AU) AUSTRALIA Q3 IMPORT PRICE INDEX Q/Q: -0.8% (2nd consecutive decline) V +0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 30-Oct-2014 -0313 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday October 30, 2014 - 03:14:03 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Generally bullish outlook for Equities despite the end of QE with the exception of the Dax and Shanghai  More...    More...


Fed Policy Decision As Expected, But Tone of Economic Comments More Bullish Than Seen
global-view.com Wednesday October 29, 2014 - 19:34:48 GMT

Fed Policy Decision As Expected, But Tone of Economic Comments More Bullish Than Seen
  October 30, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

15:20 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets remain in a RISK-ON posture heading into the FOMC policy decision in a short while  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: FOMC Poised to Pull the Plug on QE
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 29, 2014 - 15:26:43 GMT


Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:17 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) MBA Mortgage Applications w/e Oct 24th: -6.6% v +11.6% prior
- (CL) Chile Sept Total Copper Production: 464.6K v 483.2K prior
- (CA) Canada Sept Industrial Product Price M/M: -0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 30, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday October 29, 2014 - 14:11:50 GMT



October 29, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, October 30. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: NZ- RBNZ decision, DE- Unemployment, US- Weekly Jobless, GDP, 7-yr
  • Far East: NZ- RBNZ decision
  • Europe: CH- KOF Index, DE- Unemployment, EZ- Cpnsumer Confidence
  • North America: US- Weekly Jobless, GDP, Natural
    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Waiting for the Fed
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 29, 2014 - 11:03:42 GMT


Wed, 29 Oct 2014 5:37 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Fed was posed to end its QE3 program but dealers noted that bond buying would remain a tool in the central bank's monetary-policy arsenal
- Japan Sept Preliminary Industrial Production hits a 8-month high with MoM: +2  More...    More...


Dovish Fed Policy Decision Seen Later Today. Quiet Data Calendar
global-view.com Wednesday October 29, 2014 - 08:57:34 GMT

Dovish Fed Policy Decision Seen Later Today. Quiet Data Calendar
  October 29, 2014 09:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

08:45:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets remain in a RISK-ON posture heading into the FOMC policy decision today  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Japan industrial output recovers; Facebook follows Twitter with steep post-earnings drop - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 29, 2014 - 05:05:57 GMT

***Economic Data***- (JP) JAPAN SEPT PRELIMINARY INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION M/M: 2.7% V 2.2%E (8-month high); Y/Y: +0.6% V -0.1%E - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND OCT ANZ ACTIVITY OUTLOOK: 37.8 V 37.0 PRIOR; ANZ BUSINESS CONFIDENCE: 26.5 (first increase in 8 months) V 13.4 PRIOR - (KR) SOUTH KOREA SEPT CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE: $7  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 29-Oct-2014 -0350 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday October 29, 2014 - 03:50:18 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Volatility across markets has reduced considerably in run-up to FOMC meeting  More...    More...


FOREX-U.S. dollar wary ahead of Fed, Swedish crown bruised after rate cut
Reuters Wednesday October 29, 2014 - 00:26:41 GMT

6:56pm EDT

* U.S. dollar softens as market braces for dovish message from Fed

* Fall in demand for U.S. capital goods disappoints dollar bulls

* Swedish crown hit by dovish Riksbank

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Oct 29 (Reuters) - The U  More...    More...


How To Become A Better Trader
. Tuesday October 28, 2014 - 20:20:27 GMT

Becoming a better trader can be as simple as following a set of rules. Despite what many people may think, anybody can become better at forex trading, so long as they work with the right forex platform and keep the right strategies and principles in mind  More...    More...


Mixed U.S. Data Tuesday. Focus on Fed Policy Decision Wednesday
global-view.com Tuesday October 28, 2014 - 18:08:43 GMT

Mixed U.S. Data Tuesday. Focus on Fed Policy Decision Wednesday
  October 29, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

15:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets remain in a mild RISK-ON posture Tuesday  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 29, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday October 28, 2014 - 16:16:05 GMT



October 28, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, October 29. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: FOMC Decision
  • Far East: No Major Data
  • Europe: No Major Data
  • North America: US- Weekly Mortgages, Weekly Crude, FOMC Decision

    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Focus on Earnings
Trade the News Staff Tuesday October 28, 2014 - 15:41:49 GMT


Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:27 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (BR) Brazil Oct FGV Construction Costs M/M: 0.2% v 0.2%e
- (US) Redbook Retail Sales w/e Oct 24th: +4.4% y/y, Oct MTD: +0.3% m/m; Oct MTD: +4  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Sweden cuts interest rates to zero citing low inflation outlook
Trade the News Staff Tuesday October 28, 2014 - 11:22:36 GMT


Tue, 28 Oct 2014 5:25 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- (JP) Japan Sept Retail Sales hit a 6-month high (M/M: 2.3% v 0.9%e) and could potentially keep the next phase of the planned sales tax increase intact for next year  More...    More...


Japanese Retail Sales Data Better. No Major European Data. Active U.S. Calendar
global-view.com Tuesday October 28, 2014 - 09:30:14 GMT

Japanese Retail Sales Data Better. No Major European Data. Active  U.S. Calendar
  October 28, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

09:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
European markets are in a mild RISK-ON posture early on Tuesday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China industrial profit growth recovers; Twitter plummets on slowing user growth - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday October 28, 2014 - 04:11:13 GMT

(CN) CHINA SEPT INDUSTRIAL PROFITS Y/Y: +0.4% V -0.6% PRIOR - (JP) JAPAN SEPT RETAIL SALES M/M: 2.7% V 0.9%E; Y/Y: 2.3% (6-month high) V 0.8%E - (AU) Australia ANZ Roy Morgan Weekly Consumer Confidence Index: 114.6 (12-week high) v 111.6 prior - (KR) SOUTH KOREA OCT CONSUMER CONFIDENCE: 105 V 107 PRIOR (lowest reading since July) ***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 28-Oct-2014 -0349 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday October 28, 2014 - 03:49:18 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Uneven economic growth as signaled by weaker than expected US Housing data keeps the markets lower this morning but may well turn out to be the reason for the Fed to keep rates unchanged for a longer period, which would help the markets to rally more  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar struggles as Fed meeting looms, market subdued
Reuters Monday October 27, 2014 - 23:44:01 GMT

6:51pm EDT

* Dollar broadly softer, retreats from near three-week high vs yen

* All eyes on Fed policy meeting outcome due mid-week

* Fed seen sticking to dovish script as it winds up QE stimulus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Oct 28 (Reuters) - The U  More...    More...


U.S. Data Flat. German IFO Data Slump. European Bank Stress Tests Hold No Surprises
global-view.com Monday October 27, 2014 - 18:56:53 GMT

U.S. Data Flat. German IFO Data Slump. European Bank Stress Tests Hold No Surprises
  October 28, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

15:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
European markets are in a mild RISK-OFF posture following the Sunday  Asset  Quality Review (AQR bank stress test results  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Just Another Manic Monday
Trade the News Staff Monday October 27, 2014 - 15:31:34 GMT


Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:08 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (UK) Oct CBI Industrial Reported Sales: 31 v 25e
- (US) Oct Preliminary Markit Services PMI: 57.3 v 57.8e
- (US) Sept Pending Home Sales M/M: 0  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: ECB stress tests offers brief respite in Europe; German IFO survey has specter of recession looming
Trade the News Staff Monday October 27, 2014 - 11:30:44 GMT


Mon, 27 Oct 2014 5:26 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- ECB stress tests largely in line with market expectations and ease markets concerns (25 of the banks tested failing and the capital-raising needs put at just €9  More...    More...


German IFO Survey Weaker Than Forecast. No Major Surprise in European Bank Stress Tests
global-view.com Monday October 27, 2014 - 09:38:37 GMT

German IFO Survey Weaker Than Forecast. No Major Surprise in European Bank Stress Tests
  October 27, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

09:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
European markets are in a mild RISK-ON posture following the Asset  Quality Review(AQR bank stress test results released on Sunday  More...    More...



Morning Briefing : 27-Oct-2014 -0347 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday October 27, 2014 - 03:47:36 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The doubt over the US market is not going away and exactly that may fuel the rally towards new highs  More...    More...


No Major Surprises in European Bank Stress Tests. Early Monday Sees German IFO Survey
global-view.com Sunday October 26, 2014 - 12:14:06 GMT

No Major Surprises in European Bank Stress Tests. Early Monday Sees German IFO Survey
  October 27 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

17:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
 European markets closed in a RISK-Off posture ahead  of the ECB bank stress tests on Sunday  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - FOMC ON TRACK TO END QE BUT GLOBAL HEADWINDS PERSIST
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday October 24, 2014 - 15:42:06 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 24 OCTOBER 2014

 

 Friday 24 October 2014

FOMC ON TRACK TO END QE BUT GLOBAL HEADWINDS PERSIST


  • ***Key Economic Data in session***
    - (SG) Singapore Sept Industrial Production M/M: -3  More...    More...


RISK OFF: U.K. 3Q14 Solid and in Line With Street Estimates. Light U.S. Data Calendar. ECB Bank Stress Tests Sunday
global-view.com Friday October 24, 2014 - 09:23:05 GMT

RISK OFF: U.K. 3Q14 Solid and in Line With Street Estimates. Light U.S. Data Calendar. ECB Bank Stress Tests Sunday
  October 24 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

09:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in European trade, markets are in a mild RISK-Off posture heading into the ECB bank stress tests due on Sunday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Rebound infected by NYC Ebola scare; China property prices continue to slide - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday October 24, 2014 - 05:13:32 GMT

- (CN) CHINA SEPT NEW HOME PRICES M/M: PRICES RISE IN 0 OF 70 CITIES V 1 PRIOR; Y/Y: PRICES RISE IN 10 OF 70 CITIES V 48 PRIOR - (CN) CHINA SEPT CONFERENCE BOARD LEADING ECONOMIC INDEX M/M: 0.9% V 0.7% PRIOR (6th consecutive increase) - (KR) SOUTH KOREA Q3 PRELIMINARY GDP Q/Q: 0  More...    More...


FOREX-Yen stumbles as strong US earnings revive risk trades
Reuters Friday October 24, 2014 - 00:43:45 GMT

7:18pm EDT

* Yen down broadly, hits two-week lows vs USD

* Wall Street rally & higher U.S. yields lift dollar/yen

* New Zealand dollar nursing post-CPI blues

* Ebola scare in New York watched

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Oct 24 (Reuters) - The yen languished at two-week lows against the dollar early on Friday, having come under renewed pressure overnight after an encouraging rally on Wall Street dampened demand for the safe haven currency  More...    More...


RISK ON: U.S. Equity Markets Rebound as Investors Jump Back in. Flash PMI Data Mixed
global-view.com Thursday October 23, 2014 - 18:58:07 GMT

RISK ON: U.S. Equity Markets Rebound as Investors Jump Back in. Flash PMI Data Mixed
  October 24 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

15:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Late in European trade, markets are in a RISK-ON posture following a slew of flash PMI releases that broadly have been mixed to stronger than expected  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Better Euro Data, Solid Blue Chip Earnings Drive US Gains
Trade the News Staff Thursday October 23, 2014 - 15:34:10 GMT


Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:24 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (TR) Turkey Central Bank (CBRT) left its Benchmark Repurchase Rate unchanged at 8.25%
- (BR) Brazil Sept Unemployment Rate: 4.9% v 5  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 24, 2014
global-view.com Thursday October 23, 2014 - 14:54:52 GMT



October 23, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, October 24. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: GB- GDP, US- New Homes Sales
  • Far East: No Major Data
  • Europe: GB- GDP
  • North America: US- New Homes Sales, COT
    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Better German and Eurozone PMI Manufacturing data aids risk appetite in session; Corp earnings mixed
Trade the News Staff Thursday October 23, 2014 - 11:18:45 GMT


Thu, 23 Oct 2014 5:12 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Japan Manufacturing PMI: 52.8 v 52.0e (5th straight month of expansion, highest since March)
- China HSBC Manufacturing PMI 3-month high (50.4 vs. 50.2e)
- Global dis-inflation remains a theme; New Zealand inflation slows to a 5-quarter low giving RBNZ scope to prolong its current pause during its tightening phase; Singapore Sept CPI MoM turns negative
- Major European PMI data comes in mixed (France missed, Germany and Euro Zone beat on Manufacturing)
- UK Retails sales miss expectations with sales deflator registering its largest drop since July 2009

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (SG) Singapore Sept CPI M/M: -0  More...    More...


MIXED RISK. Flash PMI Data Largely Better. U.K. Retail Sales Miss. Active U.S. Calendar
global-view.com Thursday October 23, 2014 - 09:33:17 GMT

MIXED RISK. Flash PMI Data Largely Better. U.K. Retail Sales Miss. Active U.S. Calendar
  October 23, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

09:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early  in European trade, markets are in  MIXED RISK posture following a slew of flash PMI releases that broadly have been mixed to stronger than expected  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China HSBC Flash PMI hits 3-month highs, though Output component slows; Kiwi falls 1% on slower CPI growth - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday October 23, 2014 - 05:16:45 GMT

**Economic Data***- (CN) CHINA HSBC OCT FLASH MANUFACTURING PMI: 50.4 V 50.2E (3-month high) - (JP) JAPAN OCT PRELIM MARKIT/JMMA MANUFACTURING PMI: 52.8 V 51.7E (5th straight month of expansion, highest since March) - (AU) AUSTRALIA Q3 NAB BUSINESS CONFIDENCE: 6 V 6 PRIOR - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q3 CPI Q/Q: 0  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar holds steady, supported by Treasury yields, sagging euro
Reuters Thursday October 23, 2014 - 01:34:13 GMT

9:01pm EDT

* Dollar underpinned after uptick in U.S. CPI

* Bank sector concerns weigh on euro

* Euro zone PMI awaited for market cues

By Shinichi Saoshiro

TOKYO, Oct 23 (Reuters) - The dollar steadied on Thursday, hovering near a one-week high versus the euro, supported by a slight rise in Treasury yields following news of an uptick in U  More...    More...


MIXED RISK. Canadian Terrorist Attack Puts Markets on Pause. PMI Flash Data Thursday
global-view.com Wednesday October 22, 2014 - 18:34:49 GMT

MIXED RISK. Canadian Terrorist Attack Puts Markets on Pause. PMI Flash Data Thursday
  October 23, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

15:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Late in European trade, markets are in  MIXED RISK posture heading into a more active data period and ECB bank stress test results Sunday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: On Track for Fifth Session of US Equity Gains
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 22, 2014 - 16:02:20 GMT


Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:15 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) MBA Mortgage Applications w/e Oct 17th: +11.6% v +5.6% prior
- (US) Sept CPI M/M: 0.1% v 0.0%e; Y/Y: 1.7% v 1.6%e
- (US) Sept CPI Ex Food and Energy M/M: 0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 23, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday October 22, 2014 - 14:47:24 GMT



October 22, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, October 23. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: NZ- CPI, JP- flash PMI, CN- HSBC PMI, EZ- flash PMIs, Consumer Confidence, GB- Retail Sales, US- Weekly Jobless, flash PMI  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: BOE minutes shows vote remained the same but contents a tad more 'dovish'; speculation that 11 banks failed ECB stress test
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 22, 2014 - 11:07:17 GMT


Wed, 22 Oct 2014 5:19 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Japan Sept Trade Balance showed a wider deficit by improving components (-¥958B vs. -¥780.0Be
- Australia Q3 CPI keeps dis-inflation theme on front burner; data roughly in line (Y/Y: 2  More...    More...


MIXED RISK. Data Due Today and Thursday. Equities Mixed. Focus ECB Stress Tests Results Sunday
global-view.com Wednesday October 22, 2014 - 09:23:20 GMT

MIXED RISK. Data Due Today and Thursday. Equities Mixed. Focus ECB Stress Tests Results Sunday
  October 22, 2014 09:15 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

09:00 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in European trade, markets are in  MIXED RISK posture heading into a more active data period and ECB bank stress test results this weekend  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Risk-on restored as global investors leave the safety of US treasuries; Australia annual CPI slows to 1-year lows - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 22, 2014 - 04:54:45 GMT

- (AU) AUSTRALIA Q3 CONSUMER PRICES (CPI) Q/Q: 0.5% (matches 5-quarter low) V 0.4%E; Y/Y: 2.3% (1-year low) V 2.3%E; TRIMMED MEAN Q/Q: 0.4% V 0.5%E ; Y/Y: 2.5% (1-year low) V 2.7%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA SEPT SKILLED VACANCIES M/M: 0.5% V 0.7% PRIOR (5th consecutive increase) - (AU) AUSTRALIA AUG CONFERENCE BOARD LEADING INDEX M/M: -0  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro on defensive after ECB bond buy report, yen slips
Reuters Wednesday October 22, 2014 - 00:50:55 GMT

8:17pm EDT

* Euro near one-week low after ECB corporate bond buy report

* U.S. housing data, tech earnings, China data help risk appetite, dent yen

By Hideyuki Sano

TOKYO, Oct 22 (Reuters) - The euro flirted with one-week lows on Wednesday following a Reuters report that the European Central Bank is considering buying corporate bonds, while recovery in risk appetite underpinned the dollar against the yen  More...    More...


RISK-ON. Equities Improve Generally and Bond Yields Rise. Housing Data Improve
global-view.com Tuesday October 21, 2014 - 18:35:30 GMT

RISK-ON. Equities Improve  Generally and Bond Yields Rise. Housing Data Improve
  October 22, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

15:35 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Late in European trade, equity markets have extended their early rally into the close  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 22, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday October 21, 2014 - 17:21:49 GMT



October 21, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, October 22. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: AU- CPI, GB- BOE Minutes, US- CPI, CA- Retail Sales, BOC Decision
  • Far East: AU- CPI
  • Europe: GB- BOE Minutes
  • North America: US- Weekly Mortgages, CPI, Weekly Crude  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Apple, Possible ECB Stimulus Drives Markets Higher
Trade the News Staff Tuesday October 21, 2014 - 15:37:56 GMT


Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:26 AM EST

**Economic Data***
- (BR) Brazil Oct IBGE Inflation IPCA-15 M/M: 0.5% v 0.5%e; Y/Y: 6.6% v 6.7%e
- (US) ICSC Chain Store Sales w/e Oct 17th w/w: -0.3%; y/y: +2  More...    More...


RISK-ON? European Equities Consolidate Recent Losses. China GDP In Line. Housing Data Due
global-view.com Tuesday October 21, 2014 - 09:42:04 GMT

RISK-ON? European Equities Consolidate Recent Losses. China GDP In Line. Housing Data Due
  October 21, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

09:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in European trade, equity markets have shifted to a consolidation or a RISK-ON posture depending on how the session pans out over the day  Usually, n the end, U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China GDP edges above consensus but still slows to 5-year low; Apple posts strong earnings ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday October 21, 2014 - 05:21:41 GMT

(CN) CHINA Q3 REAL GDP Q/Q: 1.9% V 1.8%E; Y/Y: 7.3% (5 1/2 year low) V 7.2%E; GDP YTD Y/Y: 7.4% V 7.4%E - (CN) CHINA SEPT INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION Y/Y: 8.0% V 7.5%E; INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION YTD Y/Y: 8.5% V 8.4%E - (CN) CHINA SEPT RETAIL SALES Y/Y: 11.6% (multi-year low) V 11  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 21-Oct-2014 -0340 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday October 21, 2014 - 03:40:07 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Mostly a consolidation day for the indices after the sharp rallies  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar steady as currency majors brace for China data
Reuters Tuesday October 21, 2014 - 00:42:13 GMT

8:21pm EDT

* China GDP, retail sales and industrial output in focus

* Yen stands to gain if China data stokes growth worries

By Hideyuki Sano

TOKYO, Oct 21 (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar started on a steady footing on Tuesday, as foreign exchange markets braced for a batch of Chinese economic indicators amid lingering investor worries over signs of a slowdown in Asia's economic powerhouse and global growth  More...    More...


RISK-OFF: IBM Earnings Report weighs on DJIA. Key Data Tuesday
global-view.com Monday October 20, 2014 - 18:32:31 GMT

RISK-OFF: IBM Earnings Report  weighs on DJIA. Key Data Tuesday
  October 21, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

15:25 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Heading into the close of European trade, markets have shifted into a MIXED RISK posture as U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: After the Storm
Trade the News Staff Monday October 20, 2014 - 15:19:55 GMT


Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:59 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (PT) Portugal Aug Current Account Balance: €0.6B v €0.5B prior
- (IL) Israel Q2 Final GDP Annualized: 1.9% v 1.5% prelim
- (BR) Brazil Oct IGP-M Inflation (2nd Preview): 0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 21, 2014
global-view.com Monday October 20, 2014 - 13:57:45 GMT



October 20, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, October 21. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: JP- Trade  More...    More...



RISK-OFF: Dealers in a Cautious Posture Leading Up to Important Key Fed Meeting Next Week
global-view.com Monday October 20, 2014 - 09:32:09 GMT

RISK-OFF: Dealers in a Cautious Posture Leading Up to Important Key Fed Meeting Next Week
  October 20, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

09:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Early in European trading equity markets remain the focus with no major data set for release today  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Rally led by Nikkei225 on GPIF reallocation chatter - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday October 20, 2014 - 05:50:21 GMT

(NZ) NEW ZEALAND SEPT PERFORMANCE SERVICES INDEX: 58.0 V 57.7 PRIOR - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND OCT ANZ CONSUMER CONFIDENCE INDEX: 123.4 V 127.7 PRIOR (1-year low) - (KR) SOUTH KOREA SEPT PPI Y/Y: -0.4% (2nd consecutive decline) V -0.2% PRIOR - (UK) UK OCT RIGHTMOVE HOUSE PRICES M/M: 2  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 20-Oct-2014 -0339 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday October 20, 2014 - 03:40:02 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Friday turned out to be a boom day for the global equities just as expected, with the Asian markets enjoying that effect this morning  More...    More...


Markets Hoping The Worst of the Equity Price Adjustment is Over
global-view.com Sunday October 19, 2014 - 16:01:49 GMT

Markets Hoping The Worst of the Equity Price Adjustment is Over
  October 20, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

15:50 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
As European trading markets closed  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 20, 2014
global-view.com Friday October 17, 2014 - 18:17:54 GMT



October 17, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, October 20. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: JP- Leading Indicators
  • Far East: JP- Leading Indicators
  • Europe: No Major Data
  • Noth America: No Major Data


    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - CHINA GDP AND EURO AREA PMIS TO PROVIDE GLOBAL HEALTH CHECK
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday October 17, 2014 - 16:52:28 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 17 OCTOBER 2014

 

CHINA GDP AND EURO AREA PMIS TO PROVIDE GLOBAL HEALTH CHECK

  • By Ian Chua

    SYDNEY, Oct 17 (Reuters) - The yen started trade on Friday well off its highs after another choppy session overnight where some calm returned to Wall Street thanks to encouraging U  More...    More...


RISK-OFF: Markets Remain Jumpy Into Weekend. Key Focus Stock and Fixed Income Trade
global-view.com Thursday October 16, 2014 - 17:51:45 GMT

RISK-OFF: Markets Remain Jumpy Into Weekend. Key Focus Stock and Fixed Income Trade
  October 17, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

16:15 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
As of the European close, markets were moving into a MIXED RISK OFF posture as traders waited to see if equities were in the process of finding a bottom  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Suggested Taper Delay Saves the Day
Trade the News Staff Thursday October 16, 2014 - 15:51:50 GMT


Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:29 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (BR) Brazil Oct FGV Inflation IGP-10 M/M: 0.0% v 0.0%e
- (PL) Poland Sept CPI Core M/M: 0.0% v 0.1%e; Y/Y: 0.8% v 0.7%e
- (US) Initial Jobless Claims: 264K v 290Ke; Continuing Claims: 2  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 17, 2014
global-view.com Thursday October 16, 2014 - 15:25:51 GMT



October 16, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, October 17. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: CA- CPI, US- Yellen, Housing Starts & Permits, University of Michigan (prelim)
  • Far East: No Major Data
  • Europe: No Major Data
  • Noth America: CA- CPI, US- Yellen, Housing Starts & Permits, University of Michigan (prelim), COT Report

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TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Peripheral spreads continue to widen; Spain auction results failed to sell the full indicated amount
Trade the News Staff Thursday October 16, 2014 - 10:11:48 GMT


Thu, 16 Oct 2014 5:22 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Chinese economic data mix but New Yuan Loans hit a 3-month high (CNY857B vs. CNY745Be)
- Darkening growth outlook and dis-inflation continued to weigh upon global markets; peripheral spreads continue to widen
- Spain auction results saw it fail to sell the upper end at its upper end of its indicated range (first time in many quarters)

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (IT) Italy Aug Total Trade Balance: €2  More...    More...


RISK-OFF: Markets Nervous After Volatile Wednesday Session. Major Focus Stock and Fixed Income Trading
global-view.com Thursday October 16, 2014 - 09:21:00 GMT

RISK-OFF: Markets Nervous After  Volatile Wednesday Session. Major Focus Stock and Fixed Income Trading
  October 16, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

08:45 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets remain in a RISK-OFF posture following the sharp sell-off  in U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Shanghai supported by recovery in New Loans; Nikkei down sharply on safehaven Yen bid - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday October 16, 2014 - 05:22:58 GMT

(CN) CHINA SEPT FOREIGN RESERVES: $3.890T V $4.010TE- (CN) CHINA SEPT M2 MONEY SUPPLY Y/Y: 12.9% V 13.0%E; M1 MONEY SUPPLY Y/Y: 4.8% V 5.9%E- (CN) CHINA SEPT NEW YUAN LOANS (CNY): 857.2B (3-month high) V 745.8BE- (CN) CHINA SEPT AGGREGATE FINANCING (CNY): 1  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 16-Oct-2014 -0349 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday October 16, 2014 - 03:50:27 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
It was one of the most volatile days in the recent times yesterday and thankfully, the Indian market was closed  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar sharply lower after weak data raises growth fears
Reuters Thursday October 16, 2014 - 01:07:52 GMT

8:50pm EDT

* More U.S. data in focus after Wall St's tumble overnight

* Recovery by equities seen key to stopping dollar slide

By Shinichi Saoshiro

TOKYO, Oct 16 (Reuters) - The dollar was sharply lower on Thursday, its appeal deeply dented after poor U  More...    More...


RISK-OFF: Myriad of Factors Contribute to Equity Sell-Off. U.K. Employment Data Miss. Full U.S. Data Calendar Thursday
global-view.com Wednesday October 15, 2014 - 18:45:09 GMT

RISK-OFF: Myriad of Factors Contribute to Equity Sell-Off. U.K. Employment Data Miss. Full U.S. Data Calendar Thursday
  October 15, 2014 09:30 GMT
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15:50 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Markets have moved into a RISK-OFF posture following a sharp sell-off following the break-up of a merger deal and a trio of weaker than expected U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Wild Volatility Crushes Risk Appetite
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 15, 2014 - 15:41:53 GMT


Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:33 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) MBA Mortgage Applications w/e Oct 10th: +5.6 v +3.8% prior
- (IL) Israel Sept CPI M/M: -0.3% v -0.2%e; Y/Y: -0.3% v -0.1%e (first negative annual reading in 7 years)
- (US) Oct Empire Manufacturing: 6  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 16, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday October 15, 2014 - 14:29:26 GMT



October 15, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, October 16. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: EZ- Final HICP, US- Weekly Jobless, Industrial Production, NAHB, Philly Fed
  • Far East: No Major Data
  • Europe: EZ- Final HICP
  • Noth America: US- Weekly Jobless, Industrial Production, NAHB, Philly Fed, Natural Gas, Weekly Crude, TIC Data

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TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Oil price slumps continues
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 15, 2014 - 10:59:22 GMT


Wed, 15 Oct 2014 5:20 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Disinflation remains the dominant theme over the past 24 hours (UK, Sweden and China highlight the situation)
- China Sept inflation data keeps door open for stimulus measures  More...    More...


RISK-OFF: U.K. Employment Data Miss, But Still Better. China CPI falls. Full U.S. Data Calendar
global-view.com Wednesday October 15, 2014 - 09:33:12 GMT

RISK-OFF: U.K. Employment Data Miss, But Still Better. China CPI falls. Full U.S. Data Calendar
  October 15, 2014 09:30 GMT
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09:35 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Trading in Europe early is off to generally a RISK-OFF bias, but we have noted that U  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China CPI slows to near 5-year lows; BOK cuts rates to record low 2% - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 15, 2014 - 04:29:38 GMT

(CN) CHINA SEPT CPI Y/Y: 1.6% V 1.7%E (lowest level since Jan 2010) - (CN) CHINA SEPT PPI Y/Y: -1.8% V -1.6%E (31st straight month of decline) - (KR) BANK OF KOREA (BOK) CUTS 7-DAY REPO RATE BY 25 BPS TO 2.00% (AS EXPECTED); New record low and 2nd rate cut of 2014 - (KR) SOUTH KOREA SEPT UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 3  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar prevails as euro, sterling come under pressure
Reuters Wednesday October 15, 2014 - 00:27:20 GMT

6:40pm EDT

* Euro and sterling fall after disappointing local data

* German ZEW index falls below zero; UK inflation slows sharply

* Canadian dollar hits five-year lows

* China inflation data takes centre stage in Asia

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Oct 15 (Reuters) - The euro and sterling nursed losses early on Wednesday after disappointing data out of Germany and Britain took a heavy toll on both currencies, helping send the dollar index higher  More...    More...


Key U.K. Data Due Wednesday Risk of German Recession Rising
global-view.com Tuesday October 14, 2014 - 17:42:38 GMT

Key U.K. Data Due Wednesday Risk of German Recession Rising
  October 15, 2014 00:00 GMT
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16:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Tuesday saw more weak data from Europe with has disappointing inflation figures from the U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: European inflation data comes in below expectations; German sentiment weighed down by geo-political situation
Trade the News Staff Tuesday October 14, 2014 - 10:37:55 GMT


Tue, 14 Oct 2014 5:24 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- European inflation data (France, Spain, Switzerland, UK and Sweden) continues to come in on the soft side; heightens calls for ECB QE
- UK Headline and Core CPI YoY reading at 5-year lows
- UK Sept BRC LFL Sales registers its biggest decline in 17 months (Y/Y: -2  More...    More...


Disappointing Data from U.K. and Germany. Growing Risk of German Recession
global-view.com Tuesday October 14, 2014 - 09:52:09 GMT

Disappointing Data from U.K. and Germany. Growing Risk of German Recession
  October 14, 2014 09:45 GMT
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09:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Today has already seen disappointing data from the U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: PBoC expands liquidity with lower repo yields; Ebola worries send US markets to new multi-month lows - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday October 14, 2014 - 06:26:57 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA SEPT NAB BUSINESS CONFIDENCE: 5 (lowest since mid 2013) V 7 PRIOR - (AU) Australia ANZ Roy Morgan Weekly Consumer Confidence Index: 113.8 v 112.6 prior - (JP) JAPAN SEPT PPI M/M: -0.1% V -0.1%E; Y/Y: 3.5% (6-month low) V 3.6%E - (JP) JAPAN SEPT M2 MONEY SUPPLY M2 Y/Y: 3  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 14-Oct-2014 -0358 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday October 14, 2014 - 03:59:01 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The US & Japan markets continue to fall but the excellent CPI data is expected to boost the Indian market  More...    More...


Slow Holiday Start to Trade. Key Calendar Data Tuesday
global-view.com Monday October 13, 2014 - 18:50:59 GMT

Slow Holiday Start to Trade. Key Calendar Data Tuesday
  October 14, 2014 00:00 GMT
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16:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Several holidays Monday has seen a MIXED RISK posture for the new week  European equities ended mostly higher  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 14, 2014
global-view.com Monday October 13, 2014 - 14:09:27 GMT



October 13, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, October 14. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar


HIGH IMPACT NEWS: GB- Inflation, DE- ZEW Survey EZ- Industrial Production

  • Far East: no Major Data
  • Europe: GB- Inflation, DE- ZEW Survey EZ- Industrial Production
  • North America: US- Fed Discount Minutes


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TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China exports growth recovers; Ebola strikes again in Dallas ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday October 13, 2014 - 04:38:10 GMT

(CN) CHINA SEPT TRADE BALANCE: $31.0B (5-month low) V $41.1BE; Exports Y/Y: 15.3% v 12.0%e; Imports Y/Y: +7.0% v -2.0%e- (AU) AUSTRALIA AUG CREDIT CARD BALANCES: A$49.5B V A$49.4B PRIOR; CREDIT CARD PURCHASES: A$22.3B V A$23.4B PRIOR- (NZ) NEW ZEALAND SEPT FOOD PRICES M/M: -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 13-Oct-2014 -0333 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday October 13, 2014 - 03:34:31 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The Friday bear-domination in the global markets may be replicated today but keep eyes on the important supports being tested  More...    More...


Trading Likely Cautious Due to Holidays. Equities the Focus. Active Calendar Starts Tuesday
global-view.com Sunday October 12, 2014 - 13:23:13 GMT

Trading Likely Cautious Due to Holidays. Equities the Focus. Active Calendar Starts Tuesday
  October 13, 2014 00:00 GMT
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20:30 GMT- Current Market Conditions:
Equities wound up the week in a defensive RISK-OFF posture heading into a long weekend in North America and Japan  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - MARKET PRICING SHOWS RISING CONCERNS ABOUT LOW INFLATION
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday October 10, 2014 - 16:38:56 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 10 OCTOBER 2014

 

MARKET PRICING SHOWS RISING CONCERNS ABOUT LOW INFLATION 


  • ***Key Economic Data in session***
    - (DE) Germany Aug Factory Orders M/M: -5  More...    More...


German August Factory Orders Miss. Quiet Calendar
global-view.com Monday October 6, 2014 - 09:38:42 GMT

German August Factory Orders Miss. Quiet Calendar
  October 6, 2014 09:30 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
The markets generally are in a RISK-ON posture to start the new week  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: World Bank cuts China GDP target; Rousseff to face Neves in runoff; Occupy Central regroups - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday October 6, 2014 - 05:12:57 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA SEPT ANZ JOB ADS M/M: 0.9% (4th consecutive increase) V 1.6% PRIOR - (AU) AUSTRALIA SEPT TD SECURITIES INFLATION M/M: 0.1% V 0.0% PRIOR; Y/Y: 2.2% V 2.4% PRIOR - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND SEPT QV HOUSE PRICES Y/Y: 6.4% V 6.9% PRIOR (smallest increase since Feb 2013) - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q2 WESTPAC EMPLOYMENT CONFIDENCE INDEX: 111  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 6, 2014
global-view.com Sunday October 5, 2014 - 14:10:16 GMT



October 5, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, October 6  More...    More...



Markets to Digest U.S. Jobs on Monday. Quiet Calendar
global-view.com Saturday October 4, 2014 - 22:21:05 GMT

Markets to Digest U.S. Jobs on Monday. Quiet Calendar
  October 6, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
The September U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for Cctober 6, 2014
global-view.com Friday October 3, 2014 - 18:06:24 GMT

October 6, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, October 6. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: AU/NZ: Clocks Spring Forward, CN- Holiday, DE- Factory Orders, CA- Ivey PM


  • AU/NZ: Clocks Spring Forward
  • Far East: CN- Holiday
  • Europe: DE- Factory Orders, EZ- Retail Sales
  • North America: CA- Ivey PMI


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ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - MPC MEETS AGAINST UNCERTAIN GLOBAL BACKGROUND
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday October 3, 2014 - 15:53:00 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 5 OCTOBER 2014

 

MPC MEETS AGAINST UNCERTAIN GLOBAL BACKGROUND


  • Trade the News Staff Friday October 3, 2014 - 10:39:36 GMT


    Fri, 03 Oct 2014 5:17 AM EST

    ***Notes/Observations***
    - Euro Zone Services PMI generally below ests and lower m/m (in line with the manufacturing PMI data)
    - UK Sept Services PMI declines m/m (in line with manufacturing PMI data) as probabilities for an early BoE rate hike have already been scaled back
    - Core bonds yields trade generally higher amid equity gains and ahead of US payrolls report; Peripheral spreads tighten (yields remain near record lows) amid weak PMI data, as dealers continue to assess the ECB's ABS related comments (some analysts are stilling calling for QE)
    - USD generally firmer, Yen weaker ahead of US payrolls data as 3-month and 1-yr JGB yields traded in negative territory following BoJ purchases
    - European equity markets rise following the sharp losses on Thursday's session, but only slight rebound amongst the peripheral banks
    - Hong Kong's Hang Seng rebounds from more than 1% losses amid reports that protestors may talk to government officials
    - (HK) Hong Kong Chief Executive: No plans to clear out protesters surrounding government offices
    - Gold declines ahead of US payrolls data
    -(CZ) Czech Central Bank minutes: Economy is beginning to push inflation upwards

    ***Key Economic Data in session***
    - (UK) SEPT SERVICES PMI: 58  More...    More...


September U.S. Jobs Seen Solid. Service PMIs Mostly Soft
global-view.com Friday October 3, 2014 - 09:56:06 GMT

September U.S. Jobs Seen Solid. Service PMIs Mostly Soft
  October 3, 2014 09:45 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Early in Europe  markets are in a mixed Risk posture heading into U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Hang Seng reopens at 4-month lows; China non-manufacturing PMI slides to 8-month lows - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday October 3, 2014 - 04:37:48 GMT

(CN) CHINA SEPT NON-MANUFACTURING PMI: 54.0 (8-month low) V 54.4 PRIOR - (JP) JAPAN SEPT MARKIT SERVICES PMI: 52.5 V 49.9 PRIOR (highest reading since Oct 2013) - (AU) AUSTRALIA AUG HIA NEW HOME SALES M/M: +3.3% (6-month high) V -5.7% PRIOR - (AU) AUSTRALIA SEPT AIG PERFORMANCE OF SERVICES INDEX: 45  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar rebounds vs yen, U.S. nonfarm payrolls awaited
Reuters Friday October 3, 2014 - 01:47:18 GMT

9:20pm EDT

* Dollar/yen rebounds modestly as Tokyo shares bounce

* Further upside for dollar seen if jobs data proves firm

By Shinichi Saoshiro

TOKYO, Oct 3 (Reuters) - The dollar rebounded modestly against the yen on Friday from steep losses overnight, while investors awaited U  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Thursday October 2, 2014 - 19:06:10 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

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ECB Decision Disappoints. Nothing Major Announced. September U.S. Jobs Friday
global-view.com Thursday October 2, 2014 - 18:01:42 GMT

ECB Decision Disappoints. Nothing Major Announced. September U.S. Jobs Friday
  October 3, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Equity markets are ending Thursday in a clear RISK-OFF posture as stock prices have fallen  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: ECB Leaves the Bazooka on the Shelf
Trade the News Staff Thursday October 2, 2014 - 15:38:28 GMT


Thu, 02 Oct 2014 11:29 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) Sept Challenger Job Cuts: 30.5K v +40.0K prior; Y/Y: -24.4% v -20.7% prior
- (EU) ECB left rates unchanged: Main Refinancing Rate at 0.05%; Deposit Facility Rate at -0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 3, 2014
global-view.com Thursday October 2, 2014 - 14:38:38 GMT



October 2, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, October 3. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: EZ/DE/FR/GB- Service PMIs, EZ- Retail Sales, US- Employment, Service PMIs
  • Far East: No Major Data
  • Europe: EZ/DE/FR/GB- Service PMIs, EZ- Retail Sales
  • North America: CA- Trade US- Employment, Service PMI's, COT Report


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TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Cautious trading ahead of ECB's ABS commentary
Trade the News Staff Thursday October 2, 2014 - 10:24:19 GMT


Thu, 02 Oct 2014 5:24 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- US Treasury yields rose slightly following the sharp declines seen on Wednesday's session, but core bonds have been supported by equity weakness and caution ahead of the ECB meeting; Peripheral euro zone bond yields are mixed ahead of the ECB meeting, Bund yields little changed; Spanish yields pare gains as Spain sold above the indicated range in 2020 and 2024 bonds, paid record low yields  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: AUD rebounds as Australia trade deficit narrows; USD longs take profits ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday October 2, 2014 - 09:40:40 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA AUG TRADE BALANCE (A$): -787M V -800ME (5th consecutive month of deficit) - (AU) AUSTRALIA AUG BUILDING APPROVALS M/M: 3.0% (3-month high) V 1.0%E; Y/Y:14.5% V 12.7%E - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND SEPT ANZ COMMODITY PRICE M/M: -1.3% (7th consecutive decline) V -3  More...    More...


Focus on ECB Decision Shortly. Expectations Are Mixed. U.K. Construction PMI Outperforms
global-view.com Thursday October 2, 2014 - 09:13:24 GMT

Focus on ECB Decision Shortly.  Expectations Are Mixed. U.K. Construction PMI Outperforms
  October 2, 2014 09:15 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets have appear to remain in a RISK-OFF posture  More...    More...



FOREX-Yen squeezes higher as disappointing PMIs dim mood, euro eyes ECB
Reuters Thursday October 2, 2014 - 00:10:14 GMT

7:32pm EDT

* Yen firms against dollar and euro

* Risk appetite hit after disappointing global PMI surveys

* Euro defensive as ECB policy meeting looms

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Oct 2 (Reuters) - The safe-haven yen held onto solid gains early on Thursday after disappointing manufacturing surveys from around the globe triggered a run on risk, while the euro stayed defensive as a policy review by the European Central Bank loomed  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for October 2, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday October 1, 2014 - 19:06:55 GMT



October 1, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, October 2  More...    More...



ECB Decision Due. Eurozone Final PMIs Soft. U.K. Mfg PMI Weak. PMIs Elsewhere Lackluster
global-view.com Wednesday October 1, 2014 - 18:24:42 GMT

ECB Decision Due. Eurozone Final PMIs Soft. U.K. Mfg PMI Weak. PMIs Elsewhere Lackluster
  October 2, 2014 0:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets have moved from an early  MIXED RISK posture to a RISK-OFF positioning  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Ebola fever has US indices wobbling
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 1, 2014 - 15:30:38 GMT

 
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:15 AM EST

***Economic Data***
(BR) BRAZIL SEPT MANUFACTURING PMI: 49.3 V 50.2 PRIOR
(US) Intuit reports Sep small business employment +10K jobs
(US) ADP SEPT EMPLOYMENT CHANGE: +213K V +205KE - Prior revised lower from 204K to 202K
Ford Reports Sept US sales -3  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Peripheral bonds continue to gain amid speculation related to the ECB's ABS program; Weaker German PMI weighs on the Euro
Trade the News Staff Wednesday October 1, 2014 - 10:48:51 GMT


Wed, 01 Oct 2014 5:20 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Broad US dollar strength continues ahead of US data (ADP, ISM Manufacturing); USD/JPY trades above ¥110; Weaker German PMI weighs on Euro
- European equity markets open lower following negative leads from the US amid mixed PMI data (Italy above ests, Germany below ests); Equities in China and Hong Kong closed for holiday amid ongoing protests
- Russia MICEX in focus amid capital control rumors; RUB continues to weaken
- (RU) Russia Central Bank's Yudaeva: No basis for news on capital controls - Russian press
- Peripheral bonds extend gains seen during prior session (spreads tighten), as the focus is on Thursday's ECB meeting and ABS program details (Greek and Portuguese bonds outperform); France's 2015 budget generally in line, little initial impact on Oats (spread over Bunds slightly wider); US Treasury yields slightly higher ahead of ADP and ISM data  More...    More...


Eurozone Final PMIs Soft. U.K. Mfg PMI Weak. PMIs Elsewhere Lackluster at Best
global-view.com Wednesday October 1, 2014 - 09:44:27 GMT

Eurozone Final PMIs Soft. U.K. Mfg PMI Weak. PMIs Elsewhere Lackluster at Best
  October 1, 2014 9:30 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets have moved  into a MIXED RISK posture  More...    More...



Morning Briefing : 01-Oct-2014 -0349 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday October 1, 2014 - 03:50:22 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The Holiday week begins in China & Hong Kong markets along with a very long weekend in India  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro pressured as low inflation puts heat on ECB
Reuters Wednesday October 1, 2014 - 00:14:10 GMT

7:23pm EDT

* Euro falls to fresh two-year low of $1.2571

* Euro zone inflation cools further in September

* China PMI & Australian retail trade data next in focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Oct 1 (Reuters) - The euro languished near a fresh two-year trough early on Wednesday, having come under fire as a further slowdown in euro zone inflation intensified pressure for more stimulus from the European Central Bank  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Tuesday September 30, 2014 - 19:00:53 GMT

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TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Russia concerns abate
Trade the News Staff Tuesday September 30, 2014 - 15:35:05 GMT


Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:23 AM EST

***Economic Data***
(EU) Euro Zone Sept Advance CPI Estimate Y/Y: 0.3% V 0.3%e; CPI Core Y/Y: 0.7% V 0.9%e
(CA) Canada July GDP M/M: 0.0% V 0.3%e; Y/Y: 2  More...    More...


Eurozone Flash HICP Sees Prices Continuing To Fall. Weak German Employment Figures. Final U.K. QQ GDP Revised Higher
global-view.com Tuesday September 30, 2014 - 10:40:47 GMT

Eurozone Flash HICP Sees Prices Continuing To Fall. Weak German Employment Figures. Final U.K. QQ GDP Revised Higher
 September 30, 2014 10:30 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets appear to be moving into  a RISK-ON posture today following weak flash Eurozone HICP data and weaker than expected German unemployment data ahead of the ECB decision on Thursday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China HSBC manufacturing PMI still in expansion but softer than expected; Hong Kong's Leung warns standoff may last - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday September 30, 2014 - 04:38:05 GMT

- (CN) CHINA SEPT FINAL HSBC MANUFACTURING PMI: 50.2 V 50.5E (4th straight expansion)- (JP) JAPAN AUG JOBLESS RATE: 3.5% (3-month low) V 3.8%E - (JP) JAPAN AUG LABOR CASH EARNINGS Y/Y: 1.4% V 0.9%E (6th consecutive increase) - (JP) JAPAN AUG RETAIL SALES M/M: 1  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 30-Sep-2014 -0401 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday September 30, 2014 - 04:02:39 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
With nothing significant in the global market, all eyes are fixed on the RBI meet today  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar set to cap off September with solid gains, HK unrest eyed
Reuters Tuesday September 30, 2014 - 00:36:34 GMT

8:16pm EDT

* Dollar index set for best monthly performance in over a year

* Kiwi at other end of scale, among the worst performers

* Markets still keeping an eye on developments in Hong Kong

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 30 (Reuters) - The dollar hovered at a four-year peak against a basket of major currencies early on Tuesday, on track to post its biggest monthly gain in well over a year even as some analysts warned its three-month long rally was at risk of running out of puff  More...    More...


Tuesday Sees an Active Economic Data Calendar With Key Reports Due From Europe
global-view.com Monday September 29, 2014 - 20:54:59 GMT

Tuesday Sees an Active Economic Data Calendar With Key Reports  Due From Europe
 September 30, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets went into a RISK-OFF posture following street demonstrations in Hong Kong over local voting rules imposed by Beijing  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 30, 2014
global-view.com Monday September 29, 2014 - 18:28:43 GMT



September 29, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, September 30  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Spanish assets underperform amid CPI data, Catalonia's referendum plan and concerns related to PIMCO; CPI data from German states largely flat to slightly higher vs
Trade the News Staff Monday September 29, 2014 - 10:40:59 GMT

TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Spanish assets underperform amid CPI data, Catalonia's referendum plan and concerns related to PIMCO; CPI data from German states largely flat to slightly higher vs prior month
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 5:25 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Sept CPI for German states generally shows acceleration for the y/y rates
- Spain CPI decline slows in Sept amid stabilization in food prices
- Bund yields rise as Saxony CPI accelerates but German paper supported by equity declines and wider spreads; Peripheral debt spreads widen as Spanish bonds underperform amid CPI data, Catalonia referendum news and recent news related to PIMCO (departure of Bill Gross)
- (ES) EU Almunia: Spain region Catalonia to be outside of EU if they secede - press
- Belgium y/y CPI turns negative in Sept for the first time since late 2009
- Key event risks for the week include ECB meeting, Euro Zone CPI, UK PMI data and monthly US payrolls report
- The FX theme of US dollar strength continues; NZD drives underperformance in commodity currencies on intervention concerns
- Spanish equities underperform; UK miners weighed down by lower commodity prices
- Hong Kong's Hang Seng declines sharply amid 'Occupy Central' protests; China credit default swaps widen
- (CN) FX regulator SAFE: Two way yuan movement is going to be a 'new normal'; yuan may remain attractive for carry-trade

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (DE) GERMANY CPI NORTH RHINE WESTPHALIA M/M: 0  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Hong Kong protests weigh on the Hang Seng; China industrial profits contract - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday September 29, 2014 - 08:02:11 GMT

- (CN) CHINA AUG INDUSTRIAL PROFITS Y/Y: -0.6% V +13.5% PRIOR; First decline in 2 years - (KR) SOUTH KOREA AUG CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE: $7.3B V $7.8B PRIOR ***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 +0.5%, S&P/ASX -0.5%, Kospi +0.2%, Shanghai Composite +0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 29-Sep-2014 -0407 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday September 29, 2014 - 04:07:45 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
No major data coming. No big event taking place  More...    More...


Active Week With European Central Bank Decision and U.S. September Employment Awaited
global-view.com Sunday September 28, 2014 - 11:56:27 GMT

Active Week With European Central Bank Decision and U.S. September Employment Awaited
 September 29, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Markets have moved out of their RISK-OFF posture from early in the day to a MIXED RISK stance  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - EURO AREA INFLATION & US PAYROLLS TOP BUSY CALENDAR
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday September 26, 2014 - 15:56:09 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 2014

 

EURO AREA INFLATION & US PAYROLLS TOP BUSY CALENDAR

  • - Euro Zone government bond yields open generally lower ahead of Draghi testimony and amid declines in Asian gov't bond yields; Peripherals later underperform led by Spain (amid Catalonia concerns)
    - Commodities led lower by copper as China continues to play down any large scale stimulus
    - Tesco declines weigh on FTSE 100
    - (EU) ECB's Liikanen: Reiterates growth will happen but it will be slower; prolonged periods of low inflation has a negative impact
    - Italy PM office: Have freed ~€30B to pay debts owed by public sector bodies to suppliers - Italian press
    - Poland Central Bank Official Osiatynski (dovish): Reiterates 50bps rate cut in Oct would be very justified - Polish press
    - CEQ  More...    More...


RISK-OFF: Usual Cautious Monday Start To Trade For the Week
global-view.com Monday September 22, 2014 - 09:31:56 GMT

RISK-OFF: Usual Cautious Monday Start To Trade For the Week
 September 22, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Markets have moved into a RISK-OFF posture to start the new week as dealers take profits followin the successful Alibaba IPO on Friday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Equities, commodities slide as China Fin Min sees limited policy response to slowdown - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday September 22, 2014 - 04:58:58 GMT

- (NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q3 WESTPAC CONSUMER CONFIDENCE: 116.7 (1-year low; 2nd consecutive decline) V 121.2 PRIOR - (TW) TAIWAN AUG UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 3.9% V 3.9%E ***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 -0.8%, S&P/ASX -0.9%, Kospi -1.0%, Shanghai Composite -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 22-Sep-2014 -0336 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday September 22, 2014 - 03:37:40 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Uptrend intact in almost all the indices but a bit of fatigue is visible with loss of gain at the higher levels  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar well bid on Fed outlook, no G20 reprieve for yen
Reuters Monday September 22, 2014 - 00:27:45 GMT

8:09pm EDT

* Dollar hovers near 6-year high versus yen

* Currencies not high on G20 agenda, seen weighing on yen

* Euro brushes 14-month low against overall bullish dollar

By Shinichi Saoshiro

TOKYO, Sept 22 (Reuters) - The dollar hovered near six-year highs against the Japanese yen on Monday, underpinned by expectations the world's biggest economy will see the start of its rate-tightening cycle sooner-than-expected  More...    More...


ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - TTENTION SWITCHES BACK TO ECONOMIC FUNDAMENTALS
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Sunday September 21, 2014 - 01:13:16 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 19 SEPTEMBER 2014

 

ATTENTION SWITCHES BACK TO ECONOMIC FUNDAMENTALS


  • Reuters Thursday September 18, 2014 - 01:44:19 GMT

    7:35pm EDT

    * Dollar index jumps to highest in over four years

    * Bulls latch onto new higher Fed rate projections

    * Ignore pledge to keep rates low for 'considerable time'

    * Scotland's independence vote next focus

    By Ian Chua

    SYDNEY, Sept 18 (Reuters) - The dollar rose to its highest in over four years against a basket of currencies on Thursday after the Federal Reserve's guidance on interest rates highlighted the diverging pathways between the United States and other rich nations  More...    More...


FOMC Makes No Waves. Scotland Referendum Thursday
global-view.com Wednesday September 17, 2014 - 18:54:49 GMT

FOMC Makes No Waves. Scotland Referendum Thursday
 September 18, 2014 09:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Markets remain in a MIXED RISK posture heading into the FOMC decision later and the Scottish referendum vote tomorrow  More...    More...



MIXED RISK into FOMC Decision. Scotland Referendum Still Too Close to Call
global-view.com Wednesday September 17, 2014 - 09:36:28 GMT

MIXED RISK into FOMC Decision. Scotland Referendum Still Too Close to Call
 September 17, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Markets are in a MIXED RISK posture heading into the FOMC decision later today and the Scottish referendum vote tomorrow  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China banks rally on CNY500B standing liquidity facility ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday September 17, 2014 - 04:26:57 GMT

- (AU) AUSTRALIA AUG WESTPAC LEADING INDEX M/M: -0.1% V -0.1% PRIOR (2nd consecutive decline) - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q2 CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE (NZ$): -1.07B V -1.00BE; CURRENT ACCOUNT GDP RATIO YTD: -2.5% (smallest deficit since Q4 2010) V -2.5%e - (SG) SINGAPORE AUG ELECTRONIC EXPORTS Y/Y: -6  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar on edge as Fed language eyed, Aussie surges
Reuters Wednesday September 17, 2014 - 03:33:34 GMT

8:03pm EDT

* WSJ reports Fed may not sound as hawkish as markets expect

* China bank liquidity speculation lifts Aussie

* Fed meeting outcome next in focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 17 (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar nursed modest losses early on Wednesday, having suffered an unexpected setback as jitters mounted hours before the Federal Reserve offers its latest guidance on interest rates  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 17-Sep-2014 -0327 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday September 17, 2014 - 03:27:55 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
A Chinese stimulus of nearly $81 billion boosted the markets everywhere and the US market rallied on the expectation from the prominent Fedwatchers that the FOMC is not going to change its language  More...    More...


MIXED RISK into Wednesday 's FOMC Meeting. The Scotland Referendum is on Thursday
global-view.com Tuesday September 16, 2014 - 17:52:53 GMT

MIXED RISK into Wednesday 's FOMC Meeting. The Scotland Referendum is on Thursday
 September 17, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets have been drifting into a MIXED RISK posture as some appear appear to be reconsidering what signals the FOMC will be sending on Wednesday  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 17, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday September 16, 2014 - 14:24:42 GMT



September 16, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, September 17  More...    More...



RISK-OFF: Wednesday FOMC Meeting and Scotland Referendum Thursday
global-view.com Tuesday September 16, 2014 - 09:34:43 GMT

RISK-OFF: Wednesday FOMC Meeting and Scotland Referendum Thursday
 September 16, 2014 09:30 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets appear to be picking up following a mixed German ZEW survey today  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Australia RBA, Treasury differ on property market risks - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday September 16, 2014 - 05:31:35 GMT

***Economic Data***- (CN) CHINA AUG ACTUAL FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) Y/Y: -14.0% (to $7.2B) V -17.0% PRIOR- (AU) Australia ANZ Roy Morgan Weekly Consumer Confidence Index: 111.3 v 113.3 prior (5-week low) ***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)***- Nikkei225 -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 16-Sep-2014 -0329 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday September 16, 2014 - 03:30:20 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The worse than expected Chinese data keeps the Asian markets in red but no significant change structurally  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar bides time as Fed meeting looms, Aussie off lows
Reuters Tuesday September 16, 2014 - 00:56:18 GMT

7:26pm EDT

* Dollar in holding pattern ahead of two-day Fed meeting

* Aussie off lows as iron ore bounces

* RBA & BOJ speeches in focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 16 (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar loitered in familiar territory early on Tuesday with investors reluctant to do much as they waited for fresh guidance on interest rates from the Federal Reserve, while the Australian dollar rebounded from a six-month trough  More...    More...


Quiet Trade into Wednesday FOMC Meeting and Scotland Referendum Thursday
global-view.com Monday September 15, 2014 - 18:49:20 GMT

Quiet Trade into Wednesday FOMC Meeting and Scotland Referendum Thursday
 September 16, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Markets have started off the new week in a defensive RISK posture as many focus on the possibility of a more hawkish Fed on Wednesday  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 16, 2014
global-view.com Monday September 15, 2014 - 14:23:29 GMT



September 15, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, September 16  More...    More...



RISK OFF into the FOMC Meeting Wednesday and the Scottish Referendum Vote Thursday
global-view.com Monday September 15, 2014 - 09:08:06 GMT

RISK OFF into the FOMC Meeting Wednesday and the Scottish Referendum Vote Thursday
 September 15, 2014 09:15 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Markets are starting off the new week in a defensive RISK posture as many focus on the possibility of a more hawkish Fed on Wednesday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China industrial output slows to 6-year lows, renews fear of hard landing ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday September 15, 2014 - 05:59:15 GMT

- (CN) CHINA AUG INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION Y/Y: 6.9% V 8.8%E (lowest since Dec 2008); INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION YTD Y/Y: 8.5% V 8.8%E - (CN) CHINA AUG RETAIL SALES Y/Y: 11.9% V 12.1%E (4-month low); RETAIL SALES YTD Y/Y: 12.1% V 12.2%E - (CN) CHINA AUG YTD FIXED URBAN ASSETS Y/Y: 16  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 15-Sep-2014 -0346 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday September 15, 2014 - 03:47:02 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The global markets remain concerned about the timing of the USD Fed’s interest rate hike and any good US economic data adds to the worries  More...    More...


FOREX-Australian dollar knocked by China data, others steadier
Reuters Monday September 15, 2014 - 00:57:33 GMT

7:55pm EDT

* Aussie extends fall on disappointing China data

* China's factory output grows at weakest pace in nearly six years

* Fed policy meeting this week major risk event

By Cecile Lefort and Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 15 (Reuters) - The Australian dollar came in the cross hairs of sellers first thing on Monday, sliding to a fresh six-month low after a set of disappointing Chinese data weighed on already soft demand  More...    More...


This Week Features a Key FOMC Meeting Wednesday and Scottish Referendum Vote Thursday
global-view.com Sunday September 14, 2014 - 11:28:35 GMT

This Week Features a Key FOMC Meeting Wednesday and Scottish Referendum Vote Thursday
 September 15, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Key markets are heading into the weekend  in a mixed RISK posture as Europe closes for the day  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - SCOTLAND REFERENDUM DOMINATES IN A KEY WEEK FOR MARKETS
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday September 12, 2014 - 18:54:00 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 12 SEPTEMBER 2014

 

SCOTLAND REFERENDUM DOMINATES IN A KEY WEEK FOR MARKETS


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Broader Indices Weak, World Awaits New iPhone 6
Trade the News Staff Tuesday September 9, 2014 - 14:55:49 GMT


Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:47 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (ZA) South Africa Q3 BER Business Confidence: 46.0 v 41.0 prior
- (PT) Bank of Portugal reports July ECB financing to Portuguese banks at €35  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 10, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday September 9, 2014 - 14:09:23 GMT



September 9, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wedneday, September 10. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: JP- Trade, 10-yr Auction

TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Scotland independence worries persist for UK
Trade the News Staff Tuesday September 9, 2014 - 10:33:48 GMT


Tue, 09 Sep 2014 5:22 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Second opinion poll has confirmed the race to keep Scotland within the UK was neck-and-neck
- USD continues its firm trend against major pairs and commodity-related ones and aided by report from SF Fed that large financial institutions saw a more modest pace of rate increases than is indicated by Fed officials
- UK posts its largest trade deficit since April 2012 while Industrial Production saw its largest rise in 6 months

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (JP) Japan Aug Consumer Confidence Index: 41  More...    More...


Another Poll Confirms Scotland Opinion Swing to Independence
global-view.com Tuesday September 9, 2014 - 09:22:19 GMT

Another Poll Confirms Scotland Opinion Swing to Independence
  September 9, 2014 09:30 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets moved into a mixed RISK posture Monday afternoon in the U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Australia NAB confidence retreats; USD rally gathers steam - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday September 9, 2014 - 04:37:23 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA AUG NAB BUSINESS CONFIDENCE: 8 (first decline in 5 months) V 10 PRIOR; NAB BUSINESS CONDITIONS: 4 V 8 PRIOR - (AU) AUSTRALIA JUL HOME LOANS M/M: 0.3% (5-month high) V 1.0%E; INVESTMENT LENDING: 6.8% V 0.1% PRIOR; OWNER-OCCUPIED LOAN VALUE: 0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 09-Sep-2014 -0337 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday September 9, 2014 - 03:36:47 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The surge in German Exports helped Dax a bit and Nikkei got some help from a falling Yen but overall, nearly all the markets have remained unchanged  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar extends rally on Fed study, sterling woes
Reuters Tuesday September 9, 2014 - 00:01:13 GMT

7:36pm EDT

* Dollar index hits fresh 14-month highs

* USD rises above 106.00 yen for first time in six years

* Sterling still hamstrung by risk of Scotland independence

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 9 (Reuters) - The dollar traded at 14-month highs against a basket of major currencies early on Tuesday, benefiting from a run in sterling and after a Federal Reserve study sparked more buying interest  More...    More...


Poll Seeing Pro-Independence Vote for Scotland Shakes UK Markets
global-view.com Monday September 8, 2014 - 18:01:18 GMT

Poll Seeing Pro-Independence Vote for Scotland Shakes UK Markets
  September 9, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Monday has been a oddly quiet session following word of a key poll indicating the risk of a "YES" vote in the Scottish independence referendum on September 18  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Geopolitical Tensions Once Again Dampen Sentiment
Trade the News Staff Monday September 8, 2014 - 15:57:09 GMT


Mon, 08 Sep 2014 10:39 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (PT) Portugal July Trade Balance: -€944M v -€842M prior
- (PT) Portugal Q2 Final GDP Q/Q: 0.3% v 0.6% prelim; Y/Y: 0.9% v 0.8% prelim
- (EU) OECD July Leading Indicator: 100  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 9, 2014
global-view.com Monday September 8, 2014 - 14:24:34 GMT



September 8, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesady, September 9. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: GB- Industrial/Manufacturing Output, Tradde, 3-yr CPI
  • Far East: No Major Data
  • Europe: GB- Industrial/Manufacturing Output, Trade  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: GBP currency volatility rises as Scottish "Yes" vote for independence moves into majority in polls with less than 2-weeks until the referendum
Trade the News Staff Monday September 8, 2014 - 10:35:59 GMT


Mon, 08 Sep 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- "Yes" vote now leads in most recent You Poll on Scottish independence; GBP currency slumps
- China Aug Trade Balance registers its second straight record surplus ($49  More...    More...


Mixed Risk.Poll Seeing Pro-Scot Independence Vote Ahead Shakes UK Markets
global-view.com Monday September 8, 2014 - 09:34:26 GMT

Mixed Risk.Poll Seeing Pro-Scot Independence Vote Ahead Shakes  UK Markets
  September 8, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
 Early Monday markets suddenly have to contend with the risk of a "YES" vote in the Scottish independence referendums on September 18  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China trade surplus hits new record high, imports fall again; Japan Q2 final GDP revised lower; Sterling craters on Scotland poll - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday September 8, 2014 - 05:23:03 GMT

- (CN) CHINA AUG TRADE BALANCE: $49.8B V $40.0BE (2nd consecutive record-high) - (JP) JAPAN Q2 FINAL GDP Q/Q: -1.8% (biggest decline in 5 years) V -1.8%E; ANNUALIZED GDP: -7.1% V -7.0%E; NOMINAL GDP: -0.2% V -0.1%E - (JP) JAPAN JUL CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE: -¥417B V -¥444BE; ADJ CURRENT ACCOUNT: ¥99B (4-month low) V ¥180BE; TRADE BALANCE: -¥828B V -¥726BE - (AU) AUSTRALIA AUG ANZ JOB ADS M/M: 1  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 08-Sep-2014 -0356 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday September 8, 2014 - 03:56:22 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The weaker than expected NFP number has been interpreted as another reason for the Fed not to hike rates soon  More...    More...


FOREX-Sterling skids on Scotland worries, China data in focus
Reuters Sunday September 7, 2014 - 23:45:50 GMT

7:28pm EDT

(Fixes grammatical error in penultimate paragraph)

* Sterling tumbles to lowest in nearly 10 months vs USD

* Poll shows narrow lead for Scottish independence for first time

* Dollar index rebounds to fresh 14-month peak

* China trade data next in focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 8 (Reuters) - Sterling slumped to its lowest in nearly 10 months on Monday amid worries about political uncertainty after an opinion poll showed supporters of Scottish independence from Britain taking the lead for the first time since the referendum campaign began  More...    More...


Pro-Scottish Independence Vote Leads. Digesting U.S. Jobs Data
global-view.com Sunday September 7, 2014 - 12:06:20 GMT

Pro-Scottish Independence Vote Leads. Digesting U.S. Jobs Data
  September 8, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets are ending Friday in a clear RISK-OFF posture following a much weaker than forecast August U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 8, 2014
global-view.com Friday September 5, 2014 - 16:54:53 GMT



September 5, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, September 8  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS FRIDAY 5 SEPTEMBER 2014 - TSC TESTIMONY TO SHED LIGHT ON MPC DIVERGENCE
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday September 5, 2014 - 16:06:53 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 5 SEPTEMBER 2014

TSC TESTIMONY TO SHED LIGHT ON MPC DIVERGENCE

  • - US Non-Farm Payroll the focus with high expectations for another month of +200K reading

    ***Key Economic Data in session***
    - (MY) Malaysia July Trade Balance (MYR): 3  More...    More...


Risk-Off Trading: Focus on U.S. August Jobs Data
global-view.com Friday September 5, 2014 - 08:48:34 GMT

Risk-Off Trading: Focus on U.S. August Jobs Data
  September 5, 2014 08:45 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Early Friday in Europe, markets have moved into a RISK-OFF posture as they digest the developments from Thursday from the ECB  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: USD/JPY hits 6-year highs while PM Abe approval recovers following reshuffle - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday September 5, 2014 - 05:48:18 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA AUG AIG PERFORMANCE OF CONSTRUCTION INDEX: 55.0 (3rd consecutive expansion, 9-month high) V 52.6 PRIOR - (JP) JAPAN AUG OFFICIAL RESERVE ASSETS: $1.28T V $1.28T PRIOR- (TW) TAIWAN AUG CPI Y/Y: 2.1% V 1.8%E; WPI Y/Y: 0.1% V 0.7%E - (PH) PHILIPPINES AUG CPI M/M: 0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 05-Sep-2014 -0336 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday September 5, 2014 - 03:36:14 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The QE has arrived along with a surprise cut in the rates by the ECB  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro hits the skids after ECB's stimulus jolt
Reuters Thursday September 4, 2014 - 23:41:34 GMT

7:31pm EDT

* Euro suffers biggest one-day fall in nearly 3 years vs USD

* ECB cuts rates, to buy ABS and covered bonds

* U.S. nonfarm payrolls data next major focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 5 (Reuters) - The euro nursed hefty losses early on Friday, having suffered its biggest one-day fall in nearly three years against the greenback after the European Central Bank delivered a fresh round of stimulus and promised even more if needed  More...    More...


Risk-On Trading Following Major ECB Surprise. August U.S. Jobs Data Friday
global-view.com Thursday September 4, 2014 - 18:47:58 GMT

Risk-On Trading Following Major ECB Surprise. August U.S. Jobs Data Friday
  September 5, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Today has been a watershed day for Europe with the ECB finally taking aggressive action, both in terms of interest rate cuts and in terms of providing liquidity to halt the decline in European inflation  More...    More...



Risk-Off Trading Heading into the ECB Decision. BOE Awaited Also. U.S. ADP Data Slated
global-view.com Thursday September 4, 2014 - 18:13:54 GMT

Risk-Off Trading Heading into the ECB Decision. BOE Awaited Also.  U.S. ADP Data Slated
  September 5, 2014 00:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Today has been a watershed day for Europe with the ECB finally taking aggressive action, both in terms of interest rate cuts and in terms of providing liquidity to halt the decline in European inflation  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 5, 2014
global-view.com Thursday September 4, 2014 - 15:50:21 GMT



September 4, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, September 5  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Will ECB live up to market expectations at today's rate decision
Trade the News Staff Thursday September 4, 2014 - 10:40:03 GMT


Thu, 04 Sep 2014 5:16 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Brazil Central Bank (BDB) held its Target Selic Rate steady at 11.00% for the 3rd straight meeting ahead of the Oct Presidential election
- Australia July Trade Balance registered its 4th consecutive deficit with the current reading being smallest deficit in 3 months (-A$1  More...    More...


Risk-Off Trading Heading into the ECB Decision. BOE Awaited Also. U.S. ADP Data Slated
global-view.com Thursday September 4, 2014 - 09:09:40 GMT

Risk-Off Trading Heading into the ECB Decision. BOE Awaited Also. U.S. ADP Data Slated
  September 4, 2014 09:00 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Early in Europe markets are in a mild RISK-OFF posture heading in to the ECB decision in a few hours  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: BOJ cuts view on housing investment; Australia trade deficit narrows - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday September 4, 2014 - 05:17:49 GMT

(JP) BANK OF JAPAN (BOJ) POLICY STATEMENT: REITERATES TO INCREASE MONETARY BASE AT ANNUAL PACE OF ¥60-70T (AS EXPECTED); Maintains overall economic assessment for 13th consecutive meeting; Vote unanimous- (AU) AUSTRALIA JULY TRADE BALANCE (A$): -1.4B V -1  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 04-Sep-2014 -0345 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday September 4, 2014 - 03:45:59 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
All Equity indices remain in an uptrend, although there is some doubt about strength in the Dow and Dax  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro wary as ECB policy decision looms, BOJ eyed
Reuters Thursday September 4, 2014 - 00:00:21 GMT

7:39pm EDT

* Euro off lows versus USD as markets trim bearish positions

* Uncertainty over more action from ECB keeping euro bears wary

* No new stimulus expected from BOJ, for now

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 4 (Reuters) - The euro clung on to modest gains against the dollar early on Thursday, having pulled up from one-year lows as investors booked some profits ahead of the European Central Bank policy review  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Wednesday September 3, 2014 - 20:15:16 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

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Conflicting Reports About Ukraine Ceasefire. EZ Service PMI Revised Lower. UK Service PMI Improves
global-view.com Wednesday September 3, 2014 - 18:16:36 GMT

Conflicting Reports About Ukraine Ceasefire. EZ Service PMI Revised Lower. UK Service PMI Improves
  September 4, 2014 090:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Trade late in Europe has remained generally in a RISK-ON posture after conflicting  reports earlier about a possible permanent ceasefire in the Ukraine conflict  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 4, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday September 3, 2014 - 16:33:23 GMT



September 3, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, September 4  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Ukraine Peace Initiative Boosts Global Risk Assets
Trade the News Staff Wednesday September 3, 2014 - 15:28:53 GMT


Wed, 03 Sep 2014 11:06 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (PL) Poland Central Bank (NBP) leaves Base Rate unchanged at 2.50%, as expected
- (ZA) South Africa Aug SACCI Business Confidence: 89  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: 'Permanent' cease-fire agreement in Ukraine later clarified as 'steps' towards halting the conflict
Trade the News Staff Wednesday September 3, 2014 - 10:39:01 GMT


Wed, 03 Sep 2014 5:20 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- China Aug Non-manufacturing PMI: 54.4 v 54.2 prior (first increase in 3 months)
- China HSBC Aug Services PMI: 54.1 v 50.0 prior (17-month high)
- Australia Q2 GDP slows sequentially but slightly better than expected (Q/Q: 0  More...    More...


Ukraine Ceasefire? EZ Flash Service PMIs Revised Lower. UK Service PMI Improves
global-view.com Wednesday September 3, 2014 - 09:20:13 GMT

Ukraine Ceasefire? EZ Flash Service PMIs Revised Lower. UK Service PMI Improves
  September 3, 2014 09:30 GMT
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Early Wednesday has seen a RISK-ON trade following reports of a permanent ceasefire agreement in the Dombass region of Ukraine  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Australia GDP slows but tops consensus; China services PMI recovers from record lows - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday September 3, 2014 - 05:55:09 GMT

- (CN) CHINA AUG HSBC SERVICES PMI: 54.1 V 50.0 PRIOR (17-month high) - (CN) CHINA AUG NON-MANUFACTURING PMI: 54.4 V 54.2 PRIOR (first increase in 3 months) - (AU) AUSTRALIA Q2 GDP Q/Q: 0.5% V 0.4%E; Y/Y: 3.1% V 3.0%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA AUG AIG PERFORMANCE OF SERVICES INDEX: 49  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 03-Sep-2014 -0350 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday September 3, 2014 - 03:51:05 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The US equity markets ignored the strong Manufacturing data and went nowhere  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar powers up as yen, sterling flag; euro off lows
Reuters Wednesday September 3, 2014 - 00:23:27 GMT

7:44pm EDT

* Dollar index rises to 14-month highs

* Yen broadly weaker, sterling also under pressure

* Euro off lows ahead of ECB policy review

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 3 (Reuters) - The dollar hovered at 14-month highs against a basket of major currencies early on Wednesday, underpinned by upbeat U  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Tuesday September 2, 2014 - 20:06:39 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

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U.S. & Canadian PMIs Improve. No RBA Policy Changes
global-view.com Tuesday September 2, 2014 - 18:24:06 GMT

U.S. & Canadian PMIs Improve. No RBA Policy Changes
  September 3, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Tuesday was a clear RISK-ON session until U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 3, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday September 2, 2014 - 15:23:57 GMT



September 2, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, September 3. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS: AU- GDP, EZ/GB- Service PMI, EZ- Retail Sales, Factory Orders, Beige Book
  • Far East: AU- GDP
  • Europe: EZ/GB- Service PMI, EZ- Retail Sales
  • North America: US- Weekly Mortgages, Factory Orders, Beige Book, API


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TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: September Begins with Positive Notes
Trade the News Staff Tuesday September 2, 2014 - 15:20:17 GMT


Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:12 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (BR) Brazil July Industrial Production M/M: 0.7% v 0.5%e; Y/Y: -3.6% v -3.7%e
- (UK) Citi/YouGov Aug poll: 12-month inflation expectations: 2  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Summer might be over but not the Euro currency downtrend
Trade the News Staff Tuesday September 2, 2014 - 10:26:11 GMT


Tue, 02 Sep 2014 5:23 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Support for Scottish independence gaining momentum ahead of the Sept 18th referendum
- Pending Japanese Cabinet reshuffle seen paving the way for GPIF pension reform (yen and Nikkei225 at 7-month highs)
- Swiss GDP misses expectations and come in flat QoQ
- Spain Aug Net Unemployment rises for the first time in six months but better than expected

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (CH) Swiss Q2 GDP Q/Q: 0  More...    More...


RISK-ON Trade: No Change to RBA Policy. U.S. and Canada PMI Data Due
global-view.com Tuesday September 2, 2014 - 09:22:27 GMT

RISK-ON Trade: No Change to RBA Policy. U.S. and Canada PMI Data Due
  September 2, 2014 09:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Trading is retuning to normal as the summer holidays in the Northern Hemisphere unofficially draw to a close  More...    More...



Morning Briefing : 02-Sep-2014 -0344 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday September 2, 2014 - 03:44:49 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The European markets remain under pressure as all the Manufacturing PMI came lower than expected, including Germany (51  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro sees little reprieve in holiday trade, Aussie eyes rate call
Reuters Monday September 1, 2014 - 23:35:24 GMT

7:26pm EDT

* Euro struggles near one-year lows vs USD in light trade

* U.S. holiday dampens market activity

* Aussie resilient, RBA seen keeping steady policy stance

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 2 (Reuters) - The euro languished at one-year lows early on Tuesday, following an aimless session overnight with market activity severely hampered by a holiday in the United States  More...    More...


PMI Data Disappoint. ECB Policy Decision and U.S. Jobs This Week
global-view.com Monday September 1, 2014 - 19:19:51 GMT

PMI Data Disappoint. ECB Policy Decision and U.S. Jobs This Week
  September 2, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Holidays in Canada and the U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 2, 2014
global-view.com Monday September 1, 2014 - 10:49:57 GMT



September 1, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, September 2  More...    More...



Morning Briefing : 01-Sep-2014 -0340GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday September 1, 2014 - 03:40:08 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
With the US market closed today on account of Labor Day, the other markets are expected to trade very quietly in the absence of any cue  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro hamstrung by Ukraine worries, dollar up
Reuters Monday September 1, 2014 - 00:51:13 GMT

7:40pm EDT

* Euro dips to fresh one-year low vs USD

* EU threatens Russia with new trade sanctions

* SNB head says bank ready to intervene to defend cap

* U.S. Labor Day holiday to dampen overall market on Monday

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Sept 1 (Reuters) - The euro slipped to a fresh one-year low early on Monday as the situation in Ukraine worsened, although a holiday in the United States and major central bank events later in the week will probably keep investors sidelined  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Sunday August 31, 2014 - 20:24:26 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

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ECB Decision This Week Key Event. Monthly U.S. Monthly Jobs Data on Friday
global-view.com Saturday August 30, 2014 - 18:42:48 GMT

ECB Decision This Week Key Event. Monthly U.S. Monthly Jobs Data on Friday
  September 1, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
European markets saw no impact from the as expected  are August EZ HICP report  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for September 1, 2014
global-view.com Friday August 29, 2014 - 17:51:09 GMT



August 29, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Mpnday, September 1  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - MARKETS LOOK TO ECB MEETING
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday August 29, 2014 - 16:03:08 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 29 AUGUST 2014

Friday 29 August 2014

MARKETS LOOK TO ECB MEETING


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: US traders largely unwilling to commit ahead of holiday break
Trade the News Staff Friday August 29, 2014 - 14:53:50 GMT


Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:45 AM EST

**Economic Data***
- (PT) Portugal July Industrial Production M/M: +0.8% v -0.4% prior; Y/Y: 3.5% v 0.0% prior
- (PT) Portugal July Retail Sales M/M: +2  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Euro Zone CPI Flash Estimate reading of 0.3% lowest since 2009 but unclear if it is enough for ECB to act again
Trade the News Staff Friday August 29, 2014 - 10:20:25 GMT


Fri, 29 Aug 2014 5:20 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Aug GfK Consumer Confidence: +1 v -1e (matches nine-year high)
- Plethora of Japanese data saw inflation steady while the recovery slowed following the April sales-tax hike
- Japan July Jobless Rate rose for the 2nd straight month (3  More...    More...


EZ flash HICP in Line with Expectations. German Retail Sales Weak
global-view.com Friday August 29, 2014 - 09:39:08 GMT

EZ flash HICP in Line with Expectations. German Retail Sales  Weak
August 29, 2014 09:30 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
European markets are on hold waiting for the flash August EZ HICP report shortly as it awaits the key ECB meting on Thursday  More...    More...



FOREX-Yen firms on Ukraine tensions, euro braces for inflation test
Reuters Friday August 29, 2014 - 00:33:03 GMT

7:30pm EDT

 

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German August Unemployment data Weaker than Expected. Focus on EZ Flash HICP Friday
global-view.com Thursday August 28, 2014 - 18:41:07 GMT

German August Unemployment data Weaker than Expected. Focus on EZ Flash HICP Friday
August 29, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
European markets late have been knocked around by first what appeared to be short-covering before a slew of headlines from Ukraine sent the EURUSD lower  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 29, 2014
global-view.com Thursday August 28, 2014 - 15:02:19 GMT



August 28, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, August 29  More...    More...



German August Unemployment data Weaker than Expected. Focus on EZ Flash HICP Friday
global-view.com Thursday August 28, 2014 - 08:50:40 GMT

German August Unemployment data Weaker than Expected. Focus on EZ Flash HICP Friday
August 28, 2014 09:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
European markets appear to be in a cautious end of month RISK-OFF posture  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China industrial profit growth slows further; Australia CAPEX outperforms - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday August 28, 2014 - 05:29:42 GMT

(CN) CHINA JULY INDUSTRIAL PROFITS Y/Y: 13.5% V 17.9% PRIOR; YTD Y/Y: 11.7% (6-month high) V 11.4% PRIOR - (AU) AUSTRALIA Q2 PRIVATE CAPITAL EXPENDITURE (CAPEX) Q/Q: +1.1% V -0.9%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA JUL HIA NEW HOME SALES M/M: -5.7% (biggest decline in 28 months) V +1  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 28-Aug-2014 -0338 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday August 28, 2014 - 03:38:41 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
In the absence of any big event or significant data, all the markets have traded very quietly and the Asian markets this morning are not an exception to that  More...    More...


FOREX-Harried euro gets reprieve ahead of inflation test
Reuters Thursday August 28, 2014 - 01:03:01 GMT

7:20pm EDT

* Euro pops up from a near one-year low against USD

* Market reassesses dovish ECB expectations for next week

* Aussie at 3-week highs ahead of capital spending data

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 28 (Reuters) - The euro clung onto modest gains early on Thursday, having snapped three straight sessions of declines as feverish speculation of an imminent round of easing by the European Central Bank cooled  More...    More...


Focus on Risk of ECB Ease Next Thursday. Bund Yields Fall. Active Data Calendar on Thursday
global-view.com Wednesday August 27, 2014 - 18:47:15 GMT

Focus on Risk of ECB Ease Next Thursday. Bund Yields Fall. Active Data Calendar on Thursday
August 28, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Europe markets are ending in a  RISK-OFF posture with bond yields falling heading into the ECB meeting in a week's  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 28, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday August 27, 2014 - 14:02:16 GMT



August 27, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, August 28  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: European confidence data looking shaky in session as numerous countries miss expectations
Trade the News Staff Wednesday August 27, 2014 - 10:14:33 GMT


Wed, 27 Aug 2014 5:20 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- European data continues to miss expectations (session saw misses in Germany Import prices, German GFK Consumer Survey, French Finland and Italy Confidence series)
- German 10-year Bund continues to hit fresh record lows; Poland PM Tusk stated that 'regular' Russian troops operate in Eastern Ukraine and offsets any optimism from the recent Ukraine/Russia talks

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (TH) Thailand July Customs Trade Balance: -$1  More...    More...


Markets Setting Up for More ECB Ease Next Thursday. Bund Yields Fall. Scant Data Due Today
global-view.com Wednesday August 27, 2014 - 09:11:02 GMT

Markets Setting Up for More ECB Ease Next Thursday. Bund Yields Fall. Scant Data Due Today
August 27, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Early in Europe markets are in a mixed  RISK posture again with equities up and bond yields lower  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Fonterra reaches partnership in China; Putin, Poroshenko commit to political process - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday August 27, 2014 - 04:25:06 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA Q2 CONSTRUCTION WORK DONE Q/Q: -1.2% V -0.5%E (largest decline in 5 quarters) - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND JULY FOOD PRICES M/M: -0.7% V +1.4% PRIOR (first decline in 4 months) - (KR) SOUTH KOREA AUG CONSUMER CONFIDENCE: 107 V 105 PRIOR ***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 27-Aug-2014 -0339 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday August 27, 2014 - 03:39:26 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The rally ignited by Draghi goes on and some solid US economic data help the markets, especially the strong Consumer Confidence Index (92  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar flies high as euro struggles on ECB easing expectations
Reuters Wednesday August 27, 2014 - 01:27:42 GMT

8:05pm EDT

* Dollar index hits 13-month highs, breaks above Sept 5 peak

* Upbeat U.S. data in contrast to dour euro zone outlook

* Euro struggles as markets see more ECB easing

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 27 (Reuters) - The dollar hovered just under a 13-month peak against a basket of major currencies early on Wednesday, with the euro still struggling amid expectations of further policy easing from the European Central Bank  More...    More...


U.S. Data Beat Easily on Upside. Secret Draghi and Yellen Accord to Weaken EURUSD?
global-view.com Tuesday August 26, 2014 - 18:30:55 GMT

U.S. Data Beat Easily on Upside. Secret Draghi and Yellen Accord  to Weaken EURUSD?
August 27, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Late Tuesday in Europe markets are in a mixed  RISK posture with equities up and bond yields lower  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 27, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday August 26, 2014 - 14:52:09 GMT



August 26, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, August 27  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Markets continue to anticipate that ECB will enact QE at some future point
Trade the News Staff Tuesday August 26, 2014 - 10:32:40 GMT


Tue, 26 Aug 2014 5:21 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- UK markets returns after extended weekend to digest the Jackson Hole conference
- European bond yields continue decline on hopes for activation of ECB QE program

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (SG) Singapore July Industrial Production M/M: 2  More...    More...


Secret Draghi and Yellen Accord to weaken EURUSD? Conference Board Sentiment Survey Key?
global-view.com Tuesday August 26, 2014 - 09:24:19 GMT

Secret Draghi and Yellen Accord to weaken EURUSD? Conference Board Sentiment Survey Key?
August 26, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
Early Tuesday in Europe markets are in a mixed  RISK-OFF posture  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: New Zealand trade falls into deficit as exports to China fall again - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday August 26, 2014 - 04:13:28 GMT

(NZ) NEW ZEALAND JUL TRADE BALANCE (NZ$): -692M V -475ME (1st deficit in 9 months) - (CN) CHINA JULY CONFERENCE BOARD ECONOMIC INDEX M/M: 1.3% V 1.3% PRIOR - (JP) JAPAN JUL PPI SERVICES Y/Y: 3.7% V 3.7%E - (AU) Australia ANZ Roy Morgan Weekly Consumer Confidence Index: 113  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 26-Aug-2014 -0338 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday August 26, 2014 - 03:39:45 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
All the European markets celebrated the promise of more stimuli and even the weaker than expected German IFO (111  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro bereft of support on ECB view, sterling off lows
Reuters Tuesday August 26, 2014 - 00:18:05 GMT

7:33pm EDT

* Euro falls to lowest in nearly two years on Swiss franc

* Speculation of more ECB action drives yields to record lows

* Sterling & Aussie show some resilience

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 26 (Reuters) - The euro stayed on the back foot early on Tuesday, having extended its decline particularly against the Swiss franc overnight as markets toyed with the idea of another round of policy easing by the European Central Bank  More...    More...


U.S. data Softer than Seen. Draghi Hint at Policy Ease as Early as Next Week. German IFO Survey Falls
global-view.com Monday August 25, 2014 - 18:11:20 GMT

U.S. data Softer than Seen. Draghi Hint at Policy Ease as Early as Next Week. German IFO Survey Falls
August 26, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
  Late Monday in Europe markets remain in a mixed risk posture  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 25, 2014
global-view.com Monday August 25, 2014 - 14:46:10 GMT



August 25, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, August 26  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Wheels in Europe continue to wobble as German IFO falls for the 4th month and French govt resigns over policy direction
Trade the News Staff Monday August 25, 2014 - 10:39:37 GMT


Mon, 25 Aug 2014 5:10 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Divergence central bank views out of Jackson Hole favors further bullish USD trend
- Fed chair Yellen language seen moving towards neutral
- ECB seen moving closer to QE after Draghi acknowledged the weakened inflation outlook; German 10-year bund at fresh record low (below 0  More...    More...


Draghi Hints at Policy Ease Next Week. German IFO Survey Falls. London Holiday Today
global-view.com Monday August 25, 2014 - 09:00:21 GMT

Draghi Hints at Policy Ease Next Week. German IFO Survey Falls. London Holiday Today
August 25, 2014 09:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
 Early Monday in Europe markets are in a mixed risk posture  More...    More...



Yellen Moves to the Center. Draghi Remains Dovish. German IFO Starts the New Week
global-view.com Sunday August 24, 2014 - 12:43:20 GMT

Yellen Moves to the Center. Draghi Remains Dovish. German IFO Starts the New Week
August 25, 2014 00:00 GMT
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Current Market Conditions:
I had low expectations for the  speeches today by Fer Chair Yellen in Jackson Hole  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - EURO AREA INFLATION TO FALL FURTHER IN AUGUST
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday August 22, 2014 - 19:42:35 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 22 AUGUST 2014

 

EURO AREA INFLATION TO FALL FURTHER IN AUGUST 


GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 25, 2014
global-view.com Friday August 22, 2014 - 16:30:37 GMT



August 22, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, August 25  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Focus on Jackson Hole Symposium speeches by Yellen and Draghi
Trade the News Staff Friday August 22, 2014 - 10:38:12 GMT


Fri, 22 Aug 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- All eyes on central bank speak at Jackson Hole Symposium; pits hawkish-sounding Fed against dovish ECB
- Russian aid convey inside Ukraine without govt permission or Red Cross escort

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (UK) Retailer John Lewis reports weekly LFL Partnership sales for week ending Aug 15th: +9  More...    More...


Key Canadian Data Due on the Open. Focus on Yellen and Draghi Speeches Later
global-view.com Friday August 22, 2014 - 09:14:41 GMT

Key Canadian Data Due on the Open. Focus on Yellen and Draghi  Speeches Later
August 22, 2014 09:15 gmt
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets have set up for what are widely expected to  dovish speeches today by Fer Chair Yellen and ECB President Draghi from Jackson Hole, Wyo  The surprise would be if either of the two is not dovish  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Analysts calling for more China stimulus after soft flash PMI; Markets quiet ahead of Yellen speech at Jackson Hole - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday August 22, 2014 - 08:07:56 GMT

**Economic Data*** - (TW) TAIWAN JUL UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 4.0% V 4.0%E - (US) NORTH AMERICA JULY SEMI BOOK/BILL RATIO: 1.07 V 1.09 PRIOR ***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 +0.1%, S&P/ASX +0.3%, Kospi +0.6%, Shanghai Composite -0.2%, Hang Seng +0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 22-Aug-2014 -0351 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday August 22, 2014 - 03:51:19 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The European markets recovered a bit on the back of a better than expected Flash PMI of Germany (52) and the US markets hit a new high on strong Home Sales data  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar rally cools as Jackson Hole takes centre stage
Reuters Friday August 22, 2014 - 00:21:38 GMT

7:34pm EDT

* Dollar rally loses steam as investors eye Yellen's speech

* Yellen could counter hawkish tone in Fed minutes

* ECB Draghi also due to speak at Jackson Hole

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 22 (Reuters) - The dollar hovered just below its 2014 peak against a basket of major currencies early on Friday, with bulls turning cautious ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen  More...    More...


U.S. Data Solid. China HSBC Misses, but Japan Improves. EZ PMI's Mixed to Weaker
global-view.com Thursday August 21, 2014 - 18:20:35 GMT

U.S. Data Solid. China HSBC Misses, but Japan Improves. EZ PMI's Mixed to Weaker
August 22, 2014 00:00 gmt
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Current Market Conditions:
Markets remain in a RISK-ON mild posture late in Europe on Thursday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Central Bankers Gather in Jackson Hole; US PMI and Housing Data Outperform
Trade the News Staff Thursday August 21, 2014 - 15:36:47 GMT


Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:27 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (IL) Israel Jun Manufacturing: -0.6% v +1.3% prior
- (RU) Russia Gold and Forex Reserve w/e Aug 15th: $468.6B v $468  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 22, 2014
global-view.com Thursday August 21, 2014 - 14:18:44 GMT



August 20, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, August 21  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Major European PMI Surveys come in mixed again
Trade the News Staff Thursday August 21, 2014 - 10:42:45 GMT

 
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- USD maintains its gains after FOMC Minutes noted a better than expected trajectory in the labor market
- Japan Aug Preliminary Manufacturing PMI hits 5-month high; 3rd straight month of expansion (52  More...    More...


Flash PMI's Mixed. China HSBC Misses, but Japan Improves. EZ PMI's Mixed to Weaker
global-view.com Thursday August 21, 2014 - 09:06:04 GMT

Flash PMI's Mixed. China HSBC Misses, but Japan Improves. EZ PMI's Mixed to Weaker
August 21, 2014 09:15 gmt
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Current Market Conditions:
European markets remain are in a RISK-ON posture early Thursday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Slump in China HSBC Flash PMI sends Aussie to 11-week lows - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday August 21, 2014 - 04:39:51 GMT

(CN) CHINA AUG HSBC/MARKIT FLASH MANUFACTURING PMI: 50.3 V 51.5E (First sequential decline in 5 months; 3-month low) - (JP) JAPAN AUG MARKIT/JMMA MANUFACTURING PMI: 52.4 V 51.5E (5-month high; 3rd straight month of expansion) - (JP) Japan investors bought net ¥659  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 21-Aug-2014 -0337 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday August 21, 2014 - 03:37:27 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The US markets kept the sentiment positive on the back of encouraging FOMC Minutes but Europe still looks weak  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar rally finds new wings on hawkish-sounding Fed minutes
Reuters Thursday August 21, 2014 - 00:46:59 GMT

7:32pm EDT

* Dollar index races to fresh 11-month highs

* Minutes showed Fed debated about raising interest rates earlier

* BOE minutes also surprise with two members voting to hike rates

* China flash PMI survey next in focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 21 (Reuters) - The U  More...    More...


Fed and BOE Policy Minutes More Hawkish than Thought. Rates Up
global-view.com Wednesday August 20, 2014 - 18:41:35 GMT

Fed and BOE Policy Minutes More Hawkish than Thought. Rates Up
August 20, 2014 09:00 gmt
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Current Market Conditions:
European markets remain in  a mixed RISK-ON posture late on Wednesday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: US Equities in Neutral After Two Days of Gains
Trade the News Staff Wednesday August 20, 2014 - 15:18:09 GMT


Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:05 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (MX) Mexico Banamex Survey of Economists
- (UK) Aug CBI Industrial Trends Total Orders: 11 v 4e
- (US) MBA Mortgage Applications w/e Aug 15th: +1  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: BOE Minutes shows first dissent on interest rates in over three years
Trade the News Staff Wednesday August 20, 2014 - 10:38:57 GMT


Wed, 20 Aug 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- BOE Aug Minutes shows first dissent since July 2011 (Vote was 7-2 to keep rates steady with Weale and Mccafferty dissenting
- Japan posted its 25th consecutive month of trade deficit and the shortfall was wider than expected (-¥964  More...    More...


BOE Minutes Surprise Markets.Fed Policy Minutes Due Later
global-view.com Wednesday August 20, 2014 - 09:04:00 GMT

BOE Minutes Surprise Markets.Fed Policy Minutes Due Later
August 20, 2014 09:00 gmt
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Current Market Conditions:
European markets early are in a mixed RISK-ON posture Wednesday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Japan trade deficit wider than expected; RBA Gov Stevens jawboning AUD ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday August 20, 2014 - 06:53:40 GMT

(JP) JAPAN JULY MERCHANDISE TRADE BALANCE: -¥964.0B V -¥713.9BE (25th consecutive trade deficit); ADJ TRADE BALANCE: -¥1.0T V -¥761.3BE - (AU) AUSTRALIA JUL SKILLED VACANCIES M/M: 0.9% V 1.6% PRIOR (3rd consecutive increase) - (AU) AUSTRALIA JULY WESTPAC LEADING INDEX M/M: -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 20-Aug-2014 -0357 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday August 20, 2014 - 03:58:02 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The overall sentiment remains positive  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar holds upper hand after solid housing starts data
Reuters Wednesday August 20, 2014 - 01:12:19 GMT

8:47pm EDT

* Dollar index at 11-month high thanks to dollar's broad gains

* Euro/dollar at 9-month low, risks fall below $1.30

* Dollar/yen seen testing July peak of 103.15 yen

* Sterling at 4-month low after soft UK inflation data

By Hideyuki Sano

TOKYO, Aug 20 (Reuters) - The dollar held firm near 11-month high against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday after strong U  More...    More...


U.S Data Mixed. U.K. Inflation Data Softer. BOE and Fed Policy Minutes on Wednesday
global-view.com Tuesday August 19, 2014 - 18:53:54 GMT

U.S Data Mixed. U.K. Inflation Data Softer. BOE and Fed Policy Minutes on Wednesday
August 20, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
European markets remain in a RISK-ON posture late Tuesday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Good CPI and Housing Data Fires Risk Appetite
Trade the News Staff Tuesday August 19, 2014 - 15:23:24 GMT


Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:14 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (PL) Portugal July PPI M/M: 0.3% v 0.0% prior; Y/Y: -0.8% v -0.4% prior
- (BR) Brazil Aug IGP-M Inflation (2nd Preview): -0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 20, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday August 19, 2014 - 14:21:41 GMT



August 19, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, August 20. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: GB- BOE Minutes, US- Weekly Mortgages, Weekly Crude, Fed Minutes
  • Far East: No Major Data
  • Europe: GB- BOE Minutes
  • North America: US- Weekly Mortgages, Weekly Crude, Fed Minutes

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TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: UK CPI comes in below expectations given BOE more room/reasons to continue pause
Trade the News Staff Tuesday August 19, 2014 - 10:44:53 GMT


Tue, 19 Aug 2014 5:21 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Risk appetite continues to gain traction as global geopolitical concerns ease
- RBA minutes echoes post rate decision statement (reiterates most prudent course likely a period of rate stability)
- Kiwi currency hurt by softer PPI data and downgrade of economic projections from New Zealand Treasury
- Russian humanitarian aid convoy still awaiting the green light to enter Ukraine
- UK CPI remains below BOE's 2% target for the 5th straight month; weighed down by price wars among clothing and footwear retailers

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (JP) Japan Jun Final Leading Index CI: 105  More...    More...


U.K. Inflation Data Softer. Housing Data From U.S. All Week
global-view.com Tuesday August 19, 2014 - 09:22:34 GMT

U.K. Inflation Data Softer. Housing Data From U.S. All Week
August 19, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
European markets remain in a clear RISK-ON posture early on Tuesday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: NZD weighed down by downgrade of GDP by New Zealand Treasury, decline in quarterly PPI ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday August 19, 2014 - 05:13:48 GMT

(NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q2 PPI OUTPUT Q/Q: -0.5% V +0.9% PRIOR; PPI INPUT Q/Q: -1.0% V +1.0% PRIOR; Largest decline in 7 quarters for both measures - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q3 TWO-YEAR INFLATION EXPECTATION: 2.23% V 2.36% PRIOR - (AU) Australia ANZ Roy Morgan Weekly Consumer Confidence Index: 112  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 19-Aug-2014 -0340 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday August 19, 2014 - 03:40:42 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The markets got a boost from the rising confidence in the US housing industry, hitting a 7-month high, and improved state of affairs regarding Iraq & Ukraine  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar firm after U.S. housing data, Fed comments in focus
Reuters Tuesday August 19, 2014 - 01:48:41 GMT

8:50pm EDT

* Upbeat U.S. housing data supports dollar

* Dollar index near 11-month high but seen capped

* Aussie eyes RBA minutes

* Kiwi slides on smaller-than-expected budget surplus

By Hideyuki Sano

TOKYO, Aug 19 (Reuters) - The dollar held firm on Tuesday after a solid U  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Monday August 18, 2014 - 20:45:35 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

Imre Speizer

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Latest Housing Data Due All Week. Analysts Mixed Views on Industry
global-view.com Monday August 18, 2014 - 18:28:26 GMT

Latest Housing Data Due All Week. Analysts Mixed Views on Industry
August 19, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Europe markets are ending in a clear RISK-ON posture as many feel Ukraine tensions are abating,  More...    More...



Week Ahead: Stock ETF Chart Analysis - SPY
Richard Cox Monday August 18, 2014 - 17:20:22 GMT

Stock markets could get some more attention this week as the trading community starts to return to full strength in terms of seasonal liquidity.  For most of this summer period, we have been seeing market reactions to geopolitical concerns in areas like the Ukraine, Gaza, and Iraq  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Global Markets Bounce Higher
Trade the News Staff Monday August 18, 2014 - 15:17:42 GMT

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:08 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (RU) Russia July PPI M/M: 1.6% v 0.3%e; Y/Y: 9.0% v 7.0%e
- (CA) Canada Jun Int'l Securities Transactions: -C$1.1B v +C$5.0Be
- (CL) Chile Q2 GDP Q/Q: 0.2% v 0.0%e; Y/Y: 1  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 19, 2014
global-view.com Monday August 18, 2014 - 14:38:24 GMT



August 18, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, August 19  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Lines of dialogue remain open between Russia and Ukraine
Trade the News Staff Monday August 18, 2014 - 10:51:52 GMT

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 5:10 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- BOE Gov Carney hints that real wage growth would not have to turn positive before starting raising interest rates
- Russia Foreign Ministry stated that it agreed to continue talks with Ukraine following meeting in Berlin on Sunday, Aug 17th

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (CZ) Czech July PPI Industrial M/M: 0  More...    More...


Tensions in Ukraine Ease Over the Weekend, However No Formal Agreement Reached. Equites Up
global-view.com Monday August 18, 2014 - 09:04:18 GMT

Tensions in Ukraine Ease Over the Weekend, However No Formal Agreement Reached. Equites Up
August 18, 2014 09:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Early in Europe markets are in a clear RISK-ON posture as there is a sense that tensions in Ukraine might be abating,  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China property sector, foreign direct investment continue to slow; Russia, Ukraine meet in Berlin - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday August 18, 2014 - 06:19:39 GMT

(CN) CHINA JULY ACTUAL FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) Y/Y: -17.0% (to $71.1B) V +0.2% PRIOR; YTD y/y: -0.4% (first decline since Mar 2013) vs +2.2% prior - (CN) CHINA JULY NEW HOME PRICES M/M: PRICES RISE IN 2 OF 70 CITIES V 8 PRIOR; Y/Y: PRICES RISE IN 65 OF 70 CITIES V 69 PRIOR - (AU) AUSTRALIA JULY NEW MOTOR VEHICLE SALES M/M: -1  More...    More...


FOREX-Sterling off to sprightly start, markets eye Jackson Hole
Reuters Monday August 18, 2014 - 00:29:14 GMT

8:01pm EDT

* Carney tells Sunday Times UK rates may rise before pay recovers

* Sterling outperforms, others subdued as Jackson Hole looms

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Sterling rose on Monday after the Bank of England indicated that UK interest rates may have to rise even before wage growth recovers, backtracking from earlier comments that prompted markets to push out the risk of a rate hike  More...    More...


Reports Ukraine Troops Engaged Russian Military Saw Markets End Last Week in Risk-Off Posture
global-view.com Sunday August 17, 2014 - 12:02:33 GMT

Reports Ukraine Troops Engaged Russian Military Saw Markets End Last Week in Risk-Off Posture
August 18, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Europe markets were slammed late in the day Friday by a report that Ukraine forces had engaged a Russian convoy on Ukraine territory  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 18, 2014
global-view.com Friday August 15, 2014 - 16:58:16 GMT



August 15, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, August 18  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Tension on Russia/Ukraine Border Slams Risk Assets
Trade the News Staff Friday August 15, 2014 - 15:14:39 GMT


Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:05 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (EU) ECB: Eight banks to repay total €2.9B in 3-Year LTRO Funds v €4.0Be
- (IL) Israel July CPI M/M: 0.1% v 0.1%e; Y/Y: 0  More...    More...


ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - FOCUS ON CENTRAL BANK MINUTES
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday August 15, 2014 - 15:09:49 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 15 AUGUST 2014

 

FOCUS ON CENTRAL BANK MINUTES


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Participation light in quiet session; UK Q2 GDP growth roughly in line while Hong Kong contracts
Trade the News Staff Friday August 15, 2014 - 10:40:02 GMT


Fri, 15 Aug 2014 5:10 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Assumption Day holiday keeps participation light in Europe (Italy, Greece and Poland closed)
- Ukraine border guards and Red Cross officials inspect Russian humanitarian aid convey at Russia checkpoint
- UK 2nd reading of Q2 GDP largely in line with its stellar advance numbers while Hong Kong contracted for the first time in two years

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (SG) Singapore Jun Retail Sales M/M: -1  More...    More...


Revisions to 2Q14 U.K. GDP Minor. Several Pieces of U.S. Data Awaited
global-view.com Friday August 15, 2014 - 08:49:50 GMT

Revisions to 2Q14 U.K. GDP Minor. Several Pieces of U.S. Data Awaited
August 15, 2014 09:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Early in Europe markets are not sure what to make of developments in Ukraine today  More...    More...



FOREX-Euro shrugs off disappointing GDP data, dollar subdued
Reuters Friday August 15, 2014 - 00:09:48 GMT

7:50pm EDT

* Euro survives GDP test but outlook still poor

* Disappointing data keeps pressure on ECB to do more

* Dollar index in consolidation mode after last month's rally

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 15 (Reuters) - The euro steadied early on Friday, brushing aside soft euro zone inflation and disappointing growth data that kept alive prospects of more stimulus from the European Central Bank  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Thursday August 14, 2014 - 20:11:12 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

Imre Speizer

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EZ and German GDP Even Weaker Than Forecast. U.K. GDP A Friday Feature
global-view.com Thursday August 14, 2014 - 18:42:00 GMT

EZ and German GDP Even Weaker Than Forecast. U.K. GDP A Friday Feature
August 15, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
 Late in Europe markets are treading water after another round of poor data after weaker than expected 2Q14 preliminary German and EZ GDP  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Putin Comments Trump Flat Germany GDP
Trade the News Staff Thursday August 14, 2014 - 15:14:19 GMT


Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:00 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (ZA) South Africa Jun Total Mining Production M/M: -1.4% v -2.1%e; Y/Y: -5.7% v -5.8%e; Gold Production Y/Y: -1.2% v -2.1% prior; Platinum Production Y/Y: -37.2% v -48.8% prior
- (PT) Portugal Q2 Labour Costs Y/Y: +3  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 15, 2014
global-view.com Thursday August 14, 2014 - 14:02:45 GMT



August 14, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, August 15  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Core European Q2 GDPs miss expectations; German 10-year tests below 1.00% for first time ever
Trade the News Staff Thursday August 14, 2014 - 10:33:22 GMT


Thu, 14 Aug 2014 5:10 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Bank of Korea (BoK) cut 7-Day Repo Rate by 25bps to 2.25% (as expected) but gov signals reservations toward additional rate cut
- Core European Q2 GDP data comes in below expectations; France finally concedes it will miss growth and deficit targets for this year
- German 10-year Bund tested below the 1  More...    More...


German GDP Even Weaker Than Forecast. EZ GDP And Final HICP Next
global-view.com Thursday August 14, 2014 - 08:41:38 GMT

German GDP Even Weaker Than Forecast. EZ GDP And Final HICP Next
August 14, 2014 08:45 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Current Market Conditions:
Early in Europe markets are ending Europe are reacting poorly to an even weaker than expected German GDP release  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Bank of Korea lowers rates for the first time in 15 months; Japan Machine Orders miss consensus, renew stimulus talks - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday August 14, 2014 - 05:00:14 GMT

- (KR) BANK OF KOREA (BOK) CUTS 7-DAY REPO RATE BY 25BPS TO 2.25% (AS EXPECTED); first rate cut in 15 months - (JP) JAPAN JUN MACHINE ORDERS M/M: 8.8% V 15.3%E; Y/Y: -3.0% V 3.0%E; Marks first quarterly decline in 5 quarters; Japan govt cuts machine order assessment - (AU) AUSTRALIA AUG CONSUMER INFLATION EXPECTATION: 3  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 14-Aug-2014 -0411 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday August 14, 2014 - 04:12:23 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
From the US to the Chinese, all the markets shrugged off the disappointing data and stayed firm  More...    More...


FOREX-Sterling bulls hit by BOE dovish shift, euro eyes GDP
Reuters Wednesday August 13, 2014 - 23:51:37 GMT

 7:33pm EDT

* Sterling weaker as markets push back rate hike bets

* BOE wrongfoots investors by putting accent on weak wages

* Euro bracing for euro zone growth, inflation data

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 14 (Reuters) - Sterling languished at four-month lows early on Thursday, having taken the honours of the worst-performing major currency after the Bank of England signalled it was in no hurry to raise interest rates  More...    More...


German GDP Next. Disappointing Data News From U.K. and EZ
global-view.com Wednesday August 13, 2014 - 18:22:21 GMT

German GDP Next. Disappointing Data News From U.K. and EZ
August 14, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are ending Europe in a mixed risk posture. Today has been market by disappointing economic data from almost everywhere  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Global Markets Shrug Off Japan GDP Softness
Trade the News Staff Wednesday August 13, 2014 - 15:19:07 GMT


Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:05 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (RU) Russia July YTD Budget Balance (RUB): 680.0B v 649.3B prior - 07:00 (US) MBA Mortgage Applications w/e Aug 8th: -2  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 14, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday August 13, 2014 - 14:25:03 GMT



August 13, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, August 14. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: DE- GDP, EZ- GDP, HICP, GB- Employment, US- Weekly Jobless, Mortgages, Import Prices, Natural Gas, 30-yr
  • Far East: No Major Data
  • Europe: DE- GDP, EZ- GDP, HICP, GB- Employment
  • North America: US- Weekly Jobless, Mortgages, Import Prices, Natural Gas, 30-yr

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Risk-On. Disappointing Data News From U.K. and EZ. U.S. Retail Sales Next.
global-view.com Wednesday August 13, 2014 - 09:47:00 GMT

Risk-On. Disappointing Data News From U.K. and EZ. U.S. Retail Sales Next.
August 13, 2014 09.45 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets have moved back into a mild risk-on posture Wednesday. Traders do not know what to do about  the risk of  Russian actions in Ukraine  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China lending slumps, Japan Q2 GDP contraction less than expected - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday August 13, 2014 - 04:52:25 GMT

***Economic Data*** - (JP) JAPAN Q2 PRELIMINARY GDP Q/Q: -1.7% (biggest decline in 5 years) V -1.8%E; GDP NOMINAL Q/Q: -0.1% V 0.0%E; ANNUALIZED GDP Q/Q: -6.8% V -7.0%E - (CN) CHINA JULY AGGREGATE FINANCING (CNY): 273.1B V 1.5TE (lowest since Oct 2008) - (CN) CHINA JULY NEW YUAN LOANS (CNY): 385  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 13-Aug-2014 -0342 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday August 13, 2014 - 03:43:05 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Nearly all the major markets are trading in a sideways fashion though the Indian equities are showing technical signs of strength  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro off lows - China data, BOE report to set tone
Reuters Tuesday August 12, 2014 - 23:27:50 GMT

7:13pm EDT

* Euro recovering from overnight lows

* Sterling eyes BOE economic update

* China industrial production & retail sales also in focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 13 (Reuters) - The euro nursed only modest losses early on Wednesday, having regained quite a bit of ground as markets got over a closely watched report that showed a slump in German economic sentiment  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Tuesday August 12, 2014 - 20:56:21 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

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Risk-Off Session. Not Much Reaction To ZEW Survey Miss
global-view.com Tuesday August 12, 2014 - 20:23:40 GMT

Risk-Off Session. Not Much Reaction To ZEW Survey Miss
August 12, 2014 09.30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets have moved back into a risk-off posture Tuesday. Fresh concerns about possible Russian actions in Ukraine are a worry, It took  the markets a day to react to this news  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 13, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday August 12, 2014 - 14:34:46 GMT



August 12, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, August 13. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- BOJ Minutes, GDP, GB- Employment, BOE Inflation Report, EZ- Industrial Production US- Retail Sales, 10-yr
  • Far East: JP- BOJ Minutes, GDP
  • Europe: GB- Employment, BOE Inflation Report, EZ- Industrial Production ZEW Survey
  • North America: US- Weekly Mortgages, Retail Sales, Business Inventories, Weekly Crude

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GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 13, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday August 12, 2014 - 13:57:49 GMT



August 12, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, August 13  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: German ZEW Survey shows signs that suggested German growth in 2014 would be weaker than previously thought
Trade the News Staff Tuesday August 12, 2014 - 10:41:46 GMT


Tue, 12 Aug 2014 5:22 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Abatement in geopolitical tensions continues despite power struggle in Iraq. Russian convey into Ukraine said to meets humanitarian criteria
- German Aug ZEW Survey falls to lowest level since Dec 2012 on geo-political concerns (44  More...    More...


Major Miss On German ZEW Survey. Risk-Off Session
global-view.com Tuesday August 12, 2014 - 09:30:49 GMT

Major Miss On German ZEW Survey. Risk-Off Session
August 12, 2014 09.30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Europe has suddenly moved back into a risk-off posture. There are fresh concerns about possible Russian actions in Ukraine, although it seemed as though this news was released yesterday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Fog of war obscures political developments in Iraq and Ukraine - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday August 12, 2014 - 06:18:49 GMT

(SI) SINGAPORE Q2 FINAL GDP Q/Q: +0.1% V -0.3%E; Y/Y: 2.4% V 2.3%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA JUL NAB BUSINESS CONFIDENCE: 11 (2 1/2-year high) V 8 PRIOR; NAB BUSINESS CONDITIONS: 8 (4-year high) V 2 PRIOR - (AU) AUSTRALIA Q2 HOUSE PRICE INDEX Q/Q: 1.8% V 1.0%E; Y/Y: 10  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 12-Aug-2014 -0336 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday August 12, 2014 - 03:36:53 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The global equity rally on Monday has been accompanied by no-events in the Bonds or Currencies and that makes the bullishness at least a little bit suspect  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar stalls as geopolitical storm quietens
Reuters Tuesday August 12, 2014 - 01:30:44 GMT

7:16pm EDT

* G3 currencies off to a flat start in Asia

* No major events to stir markets overnight

* German ZEW survey up next

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 12 (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar started trade in Asia on Tuesday in familiar territory, holding flat after a listless session overnight void of any meaningful economic data or market-moving events  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Monday August 11, 2014 - 20:15:23 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

Imre Speizer

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Risk-On Session Monday. German ZEW Survey On Tuesday
global-view.com Monday August 11, 2014 - 19:00:02 GMT

Risk-On Session Monday. German ZEW Survey On Tuesday
August 12, 2014 00.00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Europe is closing in a pervasive risk-on posture. Tensions in the various hot spots have not worsened  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Global Markets Surge Despite Continued Geopolitical Tensions
Trade the News Staff Monday August 11, 2014 - 15:40:28 GMT


Mon, 11 Aug 2014 11:26 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (BR) Brazil Aug IGP-M Inflation 1st Preview: -0.3% v -0.3%e
- (RU) Russia Q2 Advance GDP Y/Y: 0.8% v 0.7%e
- (CA) Canada July Housing Starts (Annualized): 200  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 12, 2014
global-view.com Monday August 11, 2014 - 15:03:32 GMT



August 11, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, August 12. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- GDP, US- 3-yr Auction

TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Risk appetite finds a reprieve
Trade the News Staff Monday August 11, 2014 - 10:25:30 GMT


Mon, 11 Aug 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- China July CPI in line with expectations (Y/Y: 2.3% v 2.3%e); keeps door open for more targeted measure to ensure economic stability
- Geo-political risks ease over the past few days (Ukraine/Russia and Israel/Gaza) which aided risk appetite

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (MY) Malaysia Jun Industrial Production Y/Y: 7  More...    More...


Risk-On Session So Far today. No Major Data Releases Due
global-view.com Monday August 11, 2014 - 09:08:21 GMT

Risk-On Session So Far today. No Major Data Releases Due
August 11, 2014 09.15 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Early in Europe, markets have been in a pervasive risk-on posture, after tensions in the various hot spots did not worsen Israel and Hamas are in yet another cease-fire  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China inflation remains subdued; Russia de-escalation offers relief - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday August 11, 2014 - 04:55:24 GMT

(CN) CHINA JULY CPI Y/Y: 2.3 % V 2.3%E (3-month low) - (CN) CHINA JULY PPI Y/Y: -0.9% V -0.9%E (29th consecutive y/y decline; Smallest decline in 27 months) - (CN) China Ministry of Finance (MoF): China July Fiscal Rev CNY1.27T, +6.9% y/y; Fiscal spending CNY1  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 11-Aug-2014 -0328 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday August 11, 2014 - 03:29:28 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The markets bounced back from their respective medium term support mention on Friday and till now, it looks like a Technical buying form an oversold state, in the absence of any compelling macro-reason or events  More...    More...


FOREX-Yen slips as geopolitical tension eases, but sentiment fragile
Reuters Monday August 11, 2014 - 00:02:14 GMT

7:39pm EDT

* Yen under pressure as safety demand eases

* Markets still keeping a wary eye on geopolitical developments

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 11 (Reuters) - The yen nursed losses early on Monday after coming under pressure late last week as a slight easing of geopolitical tensions dampened demand for the safe-haven Japanese currency  More...    More...


Risk-Off Session Friday. No Major Data Releases on Monday
global-view.com Sunday August 10, 2014 - 12:35:28 GMT

Risk-Off Session Friday. No Major Data Releases on Monday
August 11, 2014 00.00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets in Europe closed in a decisive risk-off posture. U.S. markets  did not follow sit  More...    More...



TradeTheNews US Market Update: Bombs Over Iraq, Russia Takes a Step Back?
Trade the News Staff Friday August 8, 2014 - 17:00:35 GMT

 
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 12:42 PM EST

***Economic Data***
- (PT) Portugal Jun Trade Balance: -€790M v -€874M prior
- (EU) ECB: 10 Banks to repay total €4.2B in Weekly 3-Year LTRO Funds vs  More...    More...


ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - BoE TO CUT SOME SLACK
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday August 8, 2014 - 15:36:56 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 8 AUGUST 2014

BoE TO CUT SOME SLACK


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Geo-political concerns continue to rattle markets
Trade the News Staff Friday August 8, 2014 - 10:03:07 GMT


Fri, 08 Aug 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- President Obama issues authorization to strike ISIS militants in Iraq for humanitarian purposes
- China registers a record trade surplus in July as exports surge and imports decline
- BOJ maintains a steady policy and its overall economic assessment (as expected) but downgrades Exports and Industrial Output sectors
- Japan Jun Adj Current Account registers its 3rd straight surplus (¥126B v ¥109  More...    More...


Risk-Off Session. China Trade Figures Beat. Disappointing German and UK Ttade. Canadian Jobs Due
global-view.com Friday August 8, 2014 - 09:06:24 GMT

Risk-Off Session. China Trade Figures Beat. Disappointing German and UK Ttade. Canadian Jobs Due
August 8, 2014 09.00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets in Europe are in a fully fledged risk-off posture early Friday with the U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Obama authorizes strikes on ISIS militants in Iraq; China posts record trade surplus; BOJ cuts view on exports and output - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday August 8, 2014 - 06:26:34 GMT

(CN) CHINA JULY TRADE BALANCE: $47.3B (record high surplus) V $26.0BE - (JP) BANK OF JAPAN (BOJ) POLICY STATEMENT: REITERATES TO INCREASE MONETARY BASE AT ANNUAL PACE OF ¥60-70T (AS EXPECTED); Maintains overall economic assessment; Downgrades Exports and Industrial Output; Upgrades Wages and Labor Conditions - (JP) JAPAN Q2 HOUSING LOANS Y/Y: 2  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 08-Aug-2014 -0330 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday August 8, 2014 - 03:35:19 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Nearly all the markets are either testing or very close to their respective medium term supports that would determine the price action and direction for the next few days  More...    More...


ECB and BOE Policy Unchanged. Disappointing German Output and Australia Jobs Figures
global-view.com Thursday August 7, 2014 - 18:36:54 GMT

ECB and BOE Policy Unchanged. Disappointing German Output and Australia Jobs Figures
August 8, 2014 00.00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets in Europe remain in a risk-off posture into the European close on worry about developments related to Ukraine  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: ECB's Draghi likely to come under pressure to do even more to support the EMU economy after a string of disappointing European data
Trade the News Staff Thursday August 7, 2014 - 10:11:31 GMT


Thu, 07 Aug 2014 5:16 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Australia July Employment Change weaker than expected (-0.3K v +13.2Ke) with unemployment hitting a 12-year high at 6  More...    More...


More Disappointing German Data. Australian Jobs Figures Miss. ECB and BOE Policy Decisions Due
global-view.com Thursday August 7, 2014 - 09:48:02 GMT

More Disappointing German Data. Australian Jobs Figures Miss. ECB and BOE Policy Decisions Due
August 7, 2014 09.45 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets in Europe remain in a mild risk-off posture early in Europe ahead of the BOE and ECB policy decisions  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: AUD plummets as Australia unemployment rate rises to 12-year high - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday August 7, 2014 - 05:39:35 GMT

(AU) AUSTRALIA JULY EMPLOYMENT CHANGE: -0.3K V +13.2KE; UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 6.4% (12-year high) V 6.0%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA JULY AIG PERFORMANCE OF CONSTRUCTION INDEX: 52.6 V 51.8 (2nd consecutive expansion, highest since Nov 2013) - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND JUL QV HOUSE PRICES Y/Y: 7  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 07-Aug-2014 -0336 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday August 7, 2014 - 03:38:25 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Nearly all the markets are waiting for the ECB & BOE meets today though no substantial change is expected from either of them  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro wary as ECB looms, dollar suffers bruising blow vs yen
Reuters Thursday August 7, 2014 - 00:24:35 GMT

7:16pm EDT

* Euro broadly softer ahead of ECB policy review

* Disappointing Italian and German data hit sentiment

* Dollar suffers sudden selloff versus yen

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 7 (Reuters) - The euro nursed broad losses early on Thursday after a batch of disappointing data from Italy and Germany soured sentiment for the currency just hours ahead of a policy review by the European Central Bank  More...    More...


U.S. Trade To Help 2Q14 GDP Revisions. German Orders and UK Output Miss. Italy in Recession?
global-view.com Wednesday August 6, 2014 - 18:14:52 GMT

U.S. Trade To Help 2Q14 GDP Revisions. German Orders and UK Output Miss. Italy in Recession?
August 7, 2014 00.00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are in a mixed risk posture today as of the European close  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Markets Mull Merger Meltdowns
Trade the News Staff Wednesday August 6, 2014 - 15:10:27 GMT


Wed, 06 Aug 2014 11:02 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) MBA Mortgage Applications w/e Aug 1st: +1.6% v -2.2% prior
- (US) Jun Trade Balance: -$41.5B v -$44.8Be
- (CA) Canada Jun Int'l Merchandise Trade: C$1  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 7, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday August 6, 2014 - 14:20:20 GMT



August 6, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, August 7  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Italy enters back into a technical recession; other EU data releases disappoint
Trade the News Staff Wednesday August 6, 2014 - 10:21:53 GMT


Wed, 06 Aug 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Geopolitical tensions in Ukraine keeping risk appetite on hold
- German Jun Factory orders plunged with both domestic and foreign orders declining
- UK Jun Industrial Production comes in below expectations (MoM: 0  More...    More...


Large German Miss on Factory Orders. Italy in Recession? UK Data Miss. U.S./CA Trade Due
global-view.com Wednesday August 6, 2014 - 09:41:49 GMT

Large German Miss on Factory Orders. Italy in Recession? UK Data Miss. U.S./CA Trade Due
August 6, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are in a definitive risk-off posture early in the European session, following disappointing data releases from the EZ and UK  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Sprint ends T-Mobile takeover process; NZD hits 2-month lows after another price decline in dairy auction and soft wage growth - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday August 6, 2014 - 05:43:47 GMT

- (NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q2 UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 5.6% V 5.8%E; EMPLOYMENT CHANGE Q/Q: 0.4% V 0.7%E; Y/Y: 3.7% V 4.0%E - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND Q2 AVERAGE HOURLY EARNINGS Q/Q: 0.5% V 0.6%E; PRIVATE WAGES EX-OVERTIME Q/Q: 0.6% V 0.5%E; PRIVATE WAGES INCL OVERTIME Q/Q: 0.6% V 0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 06-Aug-2014 -0404 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday August 6, 2014 - 04:05:24 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS

Dow (16429.47, -0  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar regains momentum on upbeat data, euro skids
Reuters Wednesday August 6, 2014 - 00:28:59 GMT

8:17pm EDT

* Dollar index reaches 11-month high on upbeat U.S. data

* U.S. services industry activity at 8-1/2-year high in July

* Euro falls to nine-month lows, kiwi also under pressure

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 6 (Reuters) - The dollar held near an 11-month high against a basket of major currencies early on Wednesday, having got a second wind after upbeat U  More...    More...


EZ Service PMI Data Revisions Mixed. UK Service PMI Beats. U.S. Service PMI Data Due Later
global-view.com Tuesday August 5, 2014 - 19:16:45 GMT

EZ Service PMI Data Revisions Mixed. UK Service PMI Beats. U.S. Service PMI Data Firm
August 6, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are in a mixed risk posture late in the European session  Data releases today have Eben mixed to positive  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 5, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday August 5, 2014 - 14:52:48 GMT



August 5, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, August 6. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: DE- Factory Orders, CH- CPI, GB- Output  More...    More...



EZ Service PMI Data Revisions Mixed. UK Service PMI Beats. U.S. Service PMI Data Due Later
global-view.com Tuesday August 5, 2014 - 10:29:35 GMT

EZ Service PMI Data Revisions Mixed. UK Service PMI Beats. U.S. Service PMI Data Due Later
August 5, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Early in Europe, markets are in a mixed risk-on posture following mixed to positive data releases today  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: PMI Services data mixed and showing some stagnation in Europe
Trade the News Staff Tuesday August 5, 2014 - 10:17:04 GMT


Tue, 05 Aug 2014 5:23 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- China July HSBC Services PMI: hits lowest since records began in 2005 (50.0 vs. 53.1 prior); China's progress in rebalancing its economy has been limited
- Australia Jun Trade Balance registers its 3rd consecutive deficit (-A$1  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China HSBC Services PMI hits record low; Australia posts another trade deficit - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday August 5, 2014 - 04:39:36 GMT

***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 -0.2%, S&P/ASX -0.3%, Kospi -0.4%, Shanghai Composite -0.4%, Hang Seng -0.1%, Sept S&P500 -0.1% at 1,930 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Dec gold +0.1% at $1,290, Sept crude oil +0.1% at $98.43/brl, Sept Copper -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 05-Aug-2014 -0338 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday August 5, 2014 - 03:38:49 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The big event today is the RBI Credit Policy and that would determine the short term direction for the Indian markets  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar sits near highs as rally pauses, RBA in focus
Reuters Tuesday August 5, 2014 - 01:17:57 GMT

7:31pm EDT

* Major currencies in holding pattern as post-jobs lull sets in

* Dollar index holds below 10-1/2 month peak

* RBA policy review next in focus, no policy action expected

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 5 (Reuters) - The U  More...    More...


The Data Calendar For The Week Opens Up Tuesday. Immediate Fed Policy Tightening Less Likely
global-view.com Monday August 4, 2014 - 18:10:31 GMT

The Data Calendar For The Week Opens Up Tuesday. Immediate Fed Policy Tightening Less Likely
August 5, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Fixed Income markets remain generally higher (lower yields),We usually  associate this  with a risk-off posture  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Early Rally Gets Case of the Mondays
Trade the News Staff Monday August 4, 2014 - 15:33:41 GMT


Mon, 04 Aug 2014 11:09 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (RO) Romania Central Bank (NBR) cut Interest Rates by 25bps to 3.25%, as expected
- (RU) Russia July CPI M/M: 0.5% v 0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 4, 2014
global-view.com Monday August 4, 2014 - 14:51:32 GMT



August 4, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, August 5  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Spain July Net Unemployment falls for the 6th straight month but clear slowdown in its pace
Global-View.com Monday August 4, 2014 - 10:18:17 GMT


Mon, 04 Aug 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- China July Non-Manufacturing PMI: 54.2 v 55.0 prior (6-month low; 2nd consecutive decline)
- Australia Jun Retail sales M/M: 0  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Portugal bails out BES; China non-manufacturing PMI slows - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday August 4, 2014 - 06:00:01 GMT

- (CN) CHINA JULY NON-MANUFACTURING PMI: 54.2 V 55.0 PRIOR (6-month low; 2nd consecutive decline) - (AU) AUSTRALIA JUN RETAIL SALES M/M: 0.6% (5-month high) V 0.3%E; Q2 RETAIL SALES EX INFLATION Q/Q: -0.2% V -0.5%E - (AU) AUSTRALIA JUL TD SECURITIES INFLATION M/M: 0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 04-Aug-2014 -0353 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday August 4, 2014 - 03:53:57 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The US NFP data released last Friday appeared to disappoint but on closer scrutiny, it looks solid  More...    More...


FOREX-After stellar July, dollar off to pedestrian start in August
Reuters Monday August 4, 2014 - 00:43:04 GMT

7:41pm EDT

* Dollar nurses losses after jobs data disappoints bulls

* Euro squeezes higher, but wary as ECB policy meeting looms

* Aussie dollar eyes retail sales ahead of RBA policy review

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 4 (Reuters) - The U  More...    More...


Mixed U.S. Jobs Report Reduces The Risk for an Immediate Fed Policy Tightening
global-view.com Sunday August 3, 2014 - 20:27:34 GMT

Mixed U.S. Jobs Report Reduces The Risk for an Immediate Fed Policy Tightening
August 4, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Equity markets are off their lows after a miss on the NFP report today. The data put to bed speculation about an early rate hike  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - FRIDAY 1 AUGUST 2014
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday August 1, 2014 - 16:26:46 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 1 AUGUST 2014

 

Friday 1 August 2014

IS WEALE ABOUT TO TURN?


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Jobs and Core PCE Data in Focus
Trade the News Staff Friday August 1, 2014 - 15:31:15 GMT


Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:56 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (EU) ECB: Eight banks to repay total €3.2B in 3-Year LTRO Funds vs. €3.5Be
- (RU) Russia July Sovereign Wealth Fund Balances: Reserve Fund: $86.6B v $87.3B prior; Wellbeing Fund: $86  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Already anxious investors await US payroll data
Trade the News Staff Friday August 1, 2014 - 10:12:21 GMT


Fri, 01 Aug 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Mix Chinese PMI data overnight China July Manufacturing PMI (govt official): 51.7 v 51.4e; (5th consecutive rise and an 27-month high (Apr 2012); China July Final HSBC Manufacturing PMI: 51  More...    More...


China and European PMI Data Mixed. Focus on U.S. Jobs Report
global-view.com Friday August 1, 2014 - 09:11:18 GMT

China and European PMI Data Mixed. Focus on U.S. Jobs Report
August 1, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Equity markets have sold off following the U.S. lead from yesterday. Markets remain in a mixed risk posture as credit markets in the U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China PMIs mixed as Asia digests the sharp decline on Wall St - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday August 1, 2014 - 05:07:38 GMT

(CN) CHINA JULY FINAL HSBC MANUFACTURING PMI: 51.7 V 52.0E (18-month high) - (CN) CHINA JULY MANUFACTURING PMI: 51.7 V 51.4E (5th consecutive rise; highest since Apr 2012) - (AU) AUSTRALIA Q2 PPI Q/Q: -0.1% V +0.9% PRIOR (1st negative reading in 9 quarters); Y/Y: 2  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 01-Aug-2014 -0400 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday August 1, 2014 - 04:01:20 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The exact reason for the mini crash in the US market last night is largely unknown  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar pauses near highs ahead of jobs data
Reuters Friday August 1, 2014 - 00:19:13 GMT

8:04pm EDT

* Dollar index hovers near 10-month peak after rally

* Nonfarm payrolls data next major focus

* China PMI to take centre stage in Asia

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Dollar bulls took a breather early on Friday ahead of a closely watched jobs report that has the potential to make or break a rally that saw the greenback post its best monthly performance in over a year  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Thursday July 31, 2014 - 22:56:31 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

Imre Speizer

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U.S. and German Data Mixed. Focus on U.S. Jobs Report on Friday
global-view.com Thursday July 31, 2014 - 18:51:01 GMT

U.S. and German Data Mixed. Focus on U.S. Jobs Report on Friday
August 1, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Equity markets remain in a mixed risk-off posture following a larger than expected increase in the U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for August 1, 2014
global-view.com Thursday July 31, 2014 - 14:53:55 GMT



July 31, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, August 1  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Euro Zone Flash CPI hits fresh 4-year low while employment improves; Plethora of corporate earnings dominate session
Trade the News Staff Thursday July 31, 2014 - 09:34:39 GMT


Thu, 31 Jul 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Argentina in technical default for the second time this century after mid-might deadline passed.
- Germany Net Change in Unemployment falls for the first time in three months
- Euro Zone Flash CPI hits fresh 4-year low at 0  More...    More...


Mixed German data Have Had No Market Impact. Active Calendar Thursday and Friday
global-view.com Thursday July 31, 2014 - 08:49:32 GMT

Mixed German data Have Had No Market Impact. Active Calendar Thursday and Friday
July 31 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Equity markets remain in a mixed risk-off posture early Thursday in Europe  More...    More...



radeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Japan METI cuts assessment on industrial production after sharp decline ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday July 31, 2014 - 07:13:54 GMT

- (JP) JAPAN JUN PRELIMINARY INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION M/M: -3.3% V -1.2%E; Y/Y: 3.2% V 5.2%E; Japan govt Downgrades assessment of industrial output - (KR) SOUTH KOREA JUN INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION M/M: 2.9% (39-month high) V 1.2%E; Y/Y: 0.6% V 1.0%E - (KR) SOUTH KOREA AUG MANUFACTURING BUSINESS SURVEY: 75 V 78 PRIOR; BUSINESS SURVEY NON-MANUFACTURING: 66 V 69 PRIOR - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND JUN BUILDING PERMITS M/M: +3  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 31-Jul-2014 -0344 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday July 31, 2014 - 03:44:40 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
FOMC maintained their stance with absolutely no change but the US GDP data at 4% was a pleasant surprise  More...    More...


FOREX-Dovish Fed takes edge off dollar rally
Reuters Thursday July 31, 2014 - 00:06:46 GMT

7:42pm EDT

* Upbeat U.S. Q2 GDP partly offset by dovish comments from Fed

* Dollar still firmer across the board, but off peaks

* Nonfarm payrolls, PMI reports for China & euro zone next focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, July 31 (Reuters) - The U  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Wednesday July 30, 2014 - 20:53:36 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

Imre Speizer

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U.S. Data Releases Do Not Disappoint. U.S. GDP Set the Tone Active Calendar Thursday
global-view.com Wednesday July 30, 2014 - 18:54:40 GMT

U.S. Data Releases Do Not Disappoint. U.S. GDP Set the Tone Active Calendar Thursday
July 31 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Credit markets have moved into a "risk-on" posture following a much stronger than expected headline preliminary headline GDP figure for 2Q14  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: GDP Driven Gains Evaporate Early
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 30, 2014 - 15:59:41 GMT


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:19 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (PT) Portugal Jun Industrial Production M/M: -0.5 v -1.8% prior; Y/Y: -0.2% v +0.2% prior
- (PT) Portugal Jun Retail Sales M/M: -1.3% v 2.9% prior; Y/Y: 0.1% v 1.8% prior
- (IE) Ireland July Live Register Monthly Change: -3  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 30, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday July 30, 2014 - 15:14:42 GMT



July 30, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, July 31  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Key event day for US with Q2 advance GDP reading and FOMC rate decision
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 30, 2014 - 09:53:09 GMT


Wed, 30 Jul 2014 5:24 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Japan data woes continue with Jun Preliminary Industrial Production worse than expected (M/M: -3.3% v -1.2%e); govt Downgrades assessment of sector
- Key event day for US which including the advance Q2 GDP and FOMC decision

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (CH) Swiss Jun UBS Consumption Indicator: 2  More...    More...


Three Big U.S. Data Releases Due: ADP, GDP and Fed Policy Decision
global-view.com Wednesday July 30, 2014 - 09:32:06 GMT

Three Big U.S. Data Releases Due: ADP, GDP and Fed Policy Decision
July 30 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Europe markets are in a mild a "risk-off" posture heading into an eventful day from the U  More...    More...



Morning Briefing : 30-Jul-2014 -0328 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday July 30, 2014 - 03:28:48 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Both the FOMC decision and the advance estimate of the US Q2 GDP are pending today and both are important enough to produce good moves in the markets  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Tuesday July 29, 2014 - 21:43:26 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

Imre Speizer

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Conference Board Survey Much Stronger than Expected. Latest Fed Decision on Wednesday
global-view.com Tuesday July 29, 2014 - 18:16:19 GMT

Conference Board Survey Much Stronger than Expected. Latest Fed Decision on Wednesday
July 30 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Europe markets went into a "risk-off" posture early and that set the stage early in the U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Volatility Returns thanks to Earnings, Geopolitics
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 29, 2014 - 15:32:39 GMT


Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:21 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (ZA) South Africa Q2 Unemployment Rate: 25.5% v 25.4%e
- (ES) Spain Jun YTD Budget Balance: -€26.2B v -€25.8B prior
- (US) ICSC Chain Store Sales w/e July 25th: w/w +0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 30, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday July 29, 2014 - 15:02:11 GMT



July 29, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, July 30  More...    More...



FOREX-Kiwi dips on dairy worries, dollar holding strong
Reuters Tuesday July 29, 2014 - 09:51:40 GMT

FOREX-Kiwi dips on dairy worries, dollar holding strong4:00am EDT

* New Zealand dollar slips after Fonterra cuts payout forecast

* Dollar index holds near six-month peak, euro eight-month trough

* Fed, U.S. GDP & payrolls key tests for markets this week

* Euro zone inflation and China PMI also in focus

(New throughout, changes dateline from previous SYDNEY/SINGAPORE)

By Patrick Graham

LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) - The New Zealand dollar was the main loser among developed world currencies on Tuesday, down almost half a percent on a sign of weakness from the country's influential dairy sector  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Safe-haven plays and month-end extension help push German 10-year Bund yield to record low level
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 29, 2014 - 09:49:18 GMT


Tue, 29 Jul 2014 5:20 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Japan Jun Jobless Rate hits a 5-month high (first increase since Aug 2013) 3.7% v 3.5%e
- Japan Jun Retail Trade disappoints (M/M: +0  More...    More...


Risk-Off Trade as The Markets set up for the Latest Fed Decision on Wednesday
global-view.com Tuesday July 29, 2014 - 08:51:20 GMT

Risk-Off Trade as The Markets set up for the Latest Fed Decision on Wednesday
July 29 2014 09:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Europe markets are in a "risk-off" posture early Tuesday as a slew of high impact data due in the second half of this week  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Japan unemployment rate rises despite multiyear high in job availability - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 29, 2014 - 05:24:19 GMT

rate since June 1992) V 1.09E; Labor Force Participation Rate m/m: 59.9% v 59.9% prior - (JP) JAPAN JUN RETAIL SALES M/M: 0.4% V 0.8%E; RETAIL TRADE Y/Y: -0.6% V -0.5%E (3rd consecutive decline) - (JP) JAPAN JUN OVERALL HOUSEHOLD SPENDING Y/Y: -3.0% (3rd consecutive decline) V -4  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Monday July 28, 2014 - 20:14:27 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

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Cautious Trade. Mixed U.S. Data. Markets setting up for Fed Decision on Wednesday
global-view.com Monday July 28, 2014 - 18:28:28 GMT

Cautious Trade. Mixed U.S. Data.  Markets setting up for Fed Decision on Wednesday
July 29 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Europe markets are maintaining their cautious posture as we move into an unsually heavy schedule of major data releases  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for June 29, 2014
global-view.com Monday July 28, 2014 - 15:49:14 GMT



July 28, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, July 29. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- Industrial Output, US- Conference Board Survey
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TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Markets Positioning Ahead of Wednesday's Q2 GDP Reading
Trade the News Staff Monday July 28, 2014 - 15:07:49 GMT


Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:56 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (IE) Ireland Jun Retail Sales Volume M/M: -1.7% v +0.4% prior; Y/Y: 4.8% v 5.5% prior
- (BR) Brazil July FGV Construction Costs M/M: % v 0  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Ukraine situation continues to casts shadow on Europe
Trade the News Staff Monday July 28, 2014 - 10:09:24 GMT


Mon, 28 Jul 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- China markets surge over optimism that govt stimulus measures were supporting the economy
- Ukraine continues to casts shadow on Europe; US intelligence claims that Russia was now directly involved in the conflict with Ukraine

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (FI) Finland July Business Confidence: -9 v -9 prior; Consumer Confidence Index: 9  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Improvement in industrial profits sends Shanghai Composite to 7-month high***Economic Data*** >- (CN) CHINA JUN INDUSTRIAL PROFITS Y/Y: 17.9% V 8.9% PRIOR; YTD Y/
Trade the News Staff Monday July 28, 2014 - 04:34:14 GMT

***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 +0.5%, S&P/ASX flat, Kospi +0.5%, Shanghai Composite +1.6%, Hang Seng +0.7%, Sept S&P500 -0.1% at 1,969 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold flat at $1,303/oz, Sept crude oil -0.6% at $101  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 28-Jul-2014 -0415 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday July 28, 2014 - 04:16:09 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The US market corrected not on geopolitical concerns but from the earnings disappointments and the Eurozone is still struggling with how much sanction Russia should get  More...    More...


FOREX-Market takes a shine to the dollar, shuns euro
Reuters Monday July 28, 2014 - 00:24:41 GMT

7:36pm EDT

* Dollar index holding near a six-month peak

* Euro wallows at an eight-month trough vs USD

* FOMC, U.S. GDP and nonfarm payrolls main focus this week

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, July 28 (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar hovered near six-month highs against a basket of major currencies early on Monday, holding onto solid gains made last week as investors turned bearish on the euro  More...    More...


Markets setting up for Fed Decision and U.S. Employment data.
global-view.com Sunday July 27, 2014 - 14:15:29 GMT

Markets setting up for Fed Decision and U.S. Employment data.
July 28 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Europe markets logically have been taking a modest risk-off posture into the weekend. There are ample geopolitical reasons to take a reduced profile  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - DATA TO HIGHLIGHT US/EURO AREA DIVERGENCE
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday July 25, 2014 - 19:15:02 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 25 JULY 2014

 

DATA TO HIGHLIGHT US/EURO AREA DIVERGENCE


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Sour Data and Russia Sanctions Dampen Sentiment
Trade the News Staff Friday July 25, 2014 - 15:19:30 GMT


Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:03 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (RU) Russia Central Bank (CBR) raised its One-Week Auction Rate by 50bps to 8.00%; not expected
- (EU) ECB: 8 banks to repay total €3  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 28, 2014
global-view.com Friday July 25, 2014 - 14:25:54 GMT



July 25, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, July 28. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- Retail Sales, US- flash Mkt SVC PMI, Pending Home Sales

TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: German IFO survey falls for the 3rd straight month on geo-political concerns; UK economy back above its pre-crisis peak
Trade the News Staff Friday July 25, 2014 - 09:53:46 GMT

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 5:10 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Japan Jun CPI touch higher than expectations but down from month-ago levels; official stress too early to declare end to deflation (CPI YoY 3  More...    More...


July German IFO Data Fall Well Short of Expectations. UK GDP Solid and in Line
global-view.com Friday July 25, 2014 - 08:54:52 GMT

July German IFO Data Fall Well Short of Expectations. UK GDP Solid and in Line
July 25, 2014 09:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Early in Europe markets logically appear to be taking a modest risk-off posture into the weekend  More...    More...



Morning Briefing : 25-Jul-2014 -0323 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday July 25, 2014 - 03:24:10 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Nothing, repeat nothing really happened in the US markets even after the jobless claims coming at 284k against 308k expected or the Markit PMI coming at 56  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar, euro supported by positive jobless claims, activity data
Reuters Friday July 25, 2014 - 00:24:07 GMT

8:09pm EDT

* Upbeat employment data support dollar vs yen

* Japan CPI as expected, muted reaction from dollar/yen

* Euro off 8-mth low but longer-term view still bearish

By Shinichi Saoshiro

TOKYO, July 25 (Reuters) - The dollar held gains versus the yen on Friday and the euro stood steady after rebounding from an eight-month low against the greenback as data painted a brighter picture of the U  More...    More...


Flash PMI Data Mostly Better than Expected. U.S. Generally Improves. German IFO Friday
global-view.com Thursday July 24, 2014 - 18:36:03 GMT

Flash PMI Data Mostly Better than Expected. U.S. Generally Improves. German IFO Friday
July 25, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Late in Europe the focus seems mainly to be on the improving data in a session marked by a heavy calendar of releases  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Good Claims Data, Weak June Home Sales, Major Earnings Drive Choppy US Trading
Trade the News Staff Thursday July 24, 2014 - 15:30:53 GMT


Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:22 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (IE) Ireland Jun Property Prices M/M: 2.9% v 2.3% prior; Y/Y: 12.5% v 10.6% prior
- (RU) Russia Gold and Forex Reserve w/e Jul 18th: $472  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 25, 2014
global-view.com Thursday July 24, 2014 - 14:40:37 GMT



July 24, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, July 25  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Major European PMI data beats expectations; UK Jun retail sales disappoints
Trade the News Staff Thursday July 24, 2014 - 09:53:23 GMT


Thu, 24 Jul 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- New Zealand Central Bank (RBNZ) raised its Official Cash Rate for the 4th straight time by 25bps to 3.50% but signals pause for rest of 2014
- South Korea Q2 Preliminary GDP touch below expectations (Q/Q: 0  More...    More...


PMI Data So Far Mostly Better than Expected. Active Data Day for U.S.
global-view.com Thursday July 24, 2014 - 09:19:19 GMT

PMI Data So Far Mostly Better than Expected. Active Data Day for U.S.
July 24, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Early Thursday in Europe, traders are digesting generally stronger than expected EZ and German flash PMI data  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: RBNZ talks down the kiwi dollar; China flash Manuf PMI hits 18-month high; South Korea announces major stimulus - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday July 24, 2014 - 07:16:20 GMT

- (CN) CHINA JULY HSBC/MARKIT FLASH MANUFACTURING PMI: 52.0 V 51.0E (18-month high) >- (NZ) NEW ZEALAND CENTRAL BANK (RBNZ) RAISES OFFICIAL CASH RATE BY 25BPS TO 3.50%, AS EXPECTED - (NZ) NEW ZEALAND JUN TRADE BALANCE (NZ$): 247M V 100ME (8th consecutive trade surplus) - (KR) SOUTH KOREA Q2 PRELIM GDP Q/Q: 0  More...    More...


FOREX-Kiwi hits skids, others buy time before China PMI
Reuters Thursday July 24, 2014 - 00:32:26 GMT

6:53pm EDT

* NZ dollar falls sharply after RBNZ sounds less hawkish

* RBNZ lift rates again but presses pause button

* G3 currencies sidelined in absence of fresh drivers

* Next focus on China PMI, due 0145 GMT

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, July 24 (Reuters) - The New Zealand dollar skidded to a six-week low on Thursday after the country's central bank switched to a wait-and-see stance following its fourth straight rate hike, while other major currencies snoozed  More...    More...


Canadian Retail Sales Mixed. BOE Minutes Send Mixed Message. Thursday is a Major Data Day
global-view.com Wednesday July 23, 2014 - 18:56:31 GMT

Canadian Retail Sales Mixed. BOE Minutes Send Mixed Message. Thursday is a Major Data Day
July 24, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Into the European close, traders find themselves in a mixed risk position  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: S&P500 Poised Just Shy of All-Time Highs
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 23, 2014 - 15:28:16 GMT


Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:13 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (UK) July CBI Industrial Reported Sales: 21 v 15e
- (IE) Ireland Jun PPI M/M: 0.3% v 0.1% prior; Y/Y: -1.7% v -3.1% prior
- (US) MBA Mortgage Applications w/e July 18th: +2  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 24, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday July 23, 2014 - 14:41:59 GMT



July 23, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, July 24  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: BOE July minutes did not cast any dissenting votes on rates
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 23, 2014 - 09:49:32 GMT


Wed, 23 Jul 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Australia Q2 CPI data hits 9 quarter high at 3.0% y/y and upper end of RBA inflation target
- BOE July minutes did not cast any dissenting votes on rates but perhaps set the tone for a more hawkish Aug inflation report

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (SG) Singapore Jun CPI M/M: -0  More...    More...


Mixed Risk Posture Early Today. Canadian Retail Sales Due. Mixed BOE Minutes
global-view.com Wednesday July 23, 2014 - 09:12:14 GMT

Mixed Risk Posture Early Today. Canadian Retail Sales Due. Mixed BOE Minutes
July 23, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Early Wednesday, markets are taking a neutral risk posture as global worries about the conflicts in Ukraine and Israel persist with no resolutions in sight  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: AUD/USD hits 2-week high on hotter CPI; BHP iron ore output tops prior forecast - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 23, 2014 - 06:20:12 GMT

0.6%e ; Y/Y: 2.9% (multi-year high) v 2.7%e - (AU) AUSTRALIA JUN SKILLED VACANCIES M/M: 1.6% (2nd consecutive increase) V 1.8% PRIOR ***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 flat, S&P/ASX +0.9%, Kospi flat, Shanghai Composite +0.2%, Hang Seng +0  More...    More...


FOREX-Euro finally gives in, Aussie eyes CPI test
Reuters Wednesday July 23, 2014 - 00:28:26 GMT

7:21pm EDT

* Euro hits fresh 2014 low against dollar as support cracks

* Swiss franc also under pressure against greenback

* Australian dollar eyes domestic inflation data

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, July 23 (Reuters) - The euro languished at multi-month lows against many of its peers early on Wednesday, having moved decisively lower overnight along with an eye-catching fall in the Swiss franc  More...    More...


Risk Posture Fading. EURUSD Breaks Through 1.3500
global-view.com Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 19:19:06 GMT

Risk Posture Fading. EURUSD Breaks Through 1.3500
July 23, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

On Tuesday, the markets were backing away from a defensive risk-off to a risk-on status as worries about  Ukraine and Israel fade  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Good Housing and CPI Data Fuel Risk Appetite
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 15:50:56 GMT


Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:10 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (UK) July CBI Industrial Trends Total Orders: 2 v 8e; Selling Prices: -4 v +4e; Business Optimism: 19 v 30e
- (US) ICSC Chain Store Sales w/e July 18th: w/w -0.4%; y/y: +2  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 23, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 15:46:13 GMT



July 22, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, July 23. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: AU- CPI, GB- BOE Minutes, EZ- Consumer Confidence, CA- Retail Sales US- Weekly Crude

TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: EU leaders debate whether further sanctions are needed on Russia
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 10:01:26 GMT


Tue, 22 Jul 2014 5:23 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
-EU debate whether new sanctions should be imposed against Russia (prior have been narrowly targeted and spared Russia's economy)
- China to restart RMBS sales to boost housing market after 6-year halt; property developers enjoying strong gains
- Euro continues probing the lower end of its 7-week range

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (JP) Japan May All Industry Activity Index M/M: 0  More...    More...


Risk-Off Posture Fading. The EURUSD Breaks below 1.3500. Active U.S. Calendar
global-view.com Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 09:32:38 GMT

Risk-Off Posture Fading. The EURUSD Breaks below 1.3500. Active U.S. Calendar
July 22, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Early Tuesday, the markets are backing a way modestly from risk-off to a more neutral posture  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Japan govt cuts GDP forecast; China's CBRC warns on bad loans, while PBoC skips daily drain - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 05:51:39 GMT

(CN) CHINA JUN CONFERENCE BOARD LEADING ECONOMIC INDEX M/M: 1.3% (7-month high) V 0.7% PRIOR - (TW) TAIWAN JUN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 4.0% V 4.0%E - (AU) Australia ANZ Roy Morgan Weekly Consumer Confidence Index: 113.5 v 108.7 prior - (US) NORTH AMERICA JUNE SEMI BOOK/BILL RATIO: 1  More...    More...


FOREX-Major currencies steady on diminishing risk aversion
Reuters Tuesday July 22, 2014 - 01:26:13 GMT

8:34pm EDT

* Dollar little changed against euro, yen

* Focus on U.S. consumer prices data later in session

* RBA governor speech eyed for potential Aussie impact

By Shinichi Saoshiro

TOKYO, July 22 (Reuters) - The dollar stood little changed and confined to a narrow range against the euro and yen on Tuesday, as currencies lost some momentum on a slight reduction in geopolitically-inspired risk aversion  More...    More...


Risk-Off Posture From Late Last Week Continued Monday. Active Calendar Starts Tuesday
global-view.com Monday July 21, 2014 - 18:36:33 GMT

Risk-Off Posture From Late Last Week Continued Monday. Active Calendar Starts Tuesday
July 22, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

At the European close Monday, markets are increasingly in a risk-off posture as both the Israeli and Ukraine hot spots continue to fester  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Geopolitical Tensions Dominate Markets
Trade the News Staff Monday July 21, 2014 - 15:06:06 GMT


Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:52 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (PT) Portugal May Current Account Balance: -€409.4M v -€164.2M prior
- (US) Jun Chicago Fed National Activity Index: 0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 22, 2014
global-view.com Monday July 21, 2014 - 14:30:12 GMT



July 21, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, July 22. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: US- CPI, Existing Homes Sales

TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Ukraine, Gaza situations stay in focus; EU Leaders threaten harsher sanctions against Russia
Trade the News Staff Monday July 21, 2014 - 10:02:09 GMT


Mon, 21 Jul 2014 5:11 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Clashes in Gaza continue with Israeli ground offensive continuing
- EU to discuss more sanctions against Russia at its Tuesday Foreign Minister meeting as evidence mounts that missile supplied from Russia downed Malaysian jet

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (DE) Germany Jun PPI M/M: 0  More...    More...


Risk-Off Posture From Late Last Week Continues Monday. Active Calendar Starts Tuesday
global-view.com Monday July 21, 2014 - 09:12:12 GMT

Risk-Off Posture From Late Last Week Continues Monday. Active Calendar Starts Tuesday
July 21, 2014 09:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Monday is off to its usual cautious start as traders are tentatively attempting to get a feel for the lay of the land  More...    More...



Morning Briefing : 21-Jul-2014 -0352 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday July 21, 2014 - 03:54:35 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The geopolitical risk has subsided a lot as it has been largely clear that the MH17 incident was a supreme mistake instead of any sign of further escalation in the Ukraine-Russia conflict  More...    More...


ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - GEOPOLITICS TO TRUMP UK RATE DEBATE?
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday July 18, 2014 - 16:37:42 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 18 JULY 2014

GEOPOLITICS TO TRUMP UK RATE DEBATE? 


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Markets Bounce Higher, Ukraine Situation Dominates Attention
Trade the News Staff Friday July 18, 2014 - 15:07:02 GMT


Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:53 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (EU) ECB: 16 banks to repay total €21.5B in 3-Year LTRO Funds vs. €3.5Be
- (BR) Brazil July IGP-M Inflation (2nd Preview): -0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 21, 2014
global-view.com Friday July 18, 2014 - 14:20:02 GMT



July 18, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, July 21  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Risks to the current low-volatility environment are increasing
Trade the News Staff Friday July 18, 2014 - 10:20:27 GMT

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 5:18 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Risks to the current low-volatility environment are increasing
- Risk-off posture into the weekend likely after geo-political risks dampen appetite (The downed Malaysia jetliner, the Israeli ground offensive in Gaza and expanded sanctions against Russia); calls for 2-4 day cease fire in Europe sooths some concerns

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (RU) Russia Narrow Money Supply w/e July 11th (RUB): 8  More...    More...


Cautious Risk-Off Posture Into Weekend In Light of Thursday Developments. Canada CPI Due
global-view.com Friday July 18, 2014 - 08:53:45 GMT

Cautious Risk-Off Posture Into Weekend In Light  of Thursday Developments. Canada CPI Due
July 18, 2014 09:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

A risk-off posture into the weekend would be logical in the wake of the Malaysian Airline tragedy yesterday and the Israeli incursion into Gaza  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China property price growth slows further - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday July 18, 2014 - 04:39:40 GMT

- NPD: June total US video game sales $736M, +24% y/y ***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 -1.3%, S&P/ASX +0.1%, Kospi -0.4%, Shanghai Composite +0.3%, Hang Seng -0.5%, Sept S&P500 -0.1% at 1,951 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 18-Jul-2014 -0401 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday July 18, 2014 - 04:02:03 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
In the last 12 hours, every market has been affected by the sudden event risk emerging out of a Malaysian passenger plane getting shot and destroyed over the Ukraine-Russia border  More...    More...


FOREX-Yen rallies as downing of Malaysian jet stokes geopolitical risk
Reuters Friday July 18, 2014 - 00:59:42 GMT

8:02pm EDT

* Malaysian jet downing drives U.S. yields lower and buoys yen

* Dollar/yen posts biggest one-day loss since early April

* Yen hits five-month high against euro

By Shinichi Saoshiro

TOKYO, July 18 (Reuters) - The yen marched to a five-month high versus the euro and rallied against the dollar on Friday, as news of a Malaysian airliner being downed over Ukraine and escalating conflict in Gaza boosted the safe-haven currency  More...    More...


Mixed U.S. Data. Housing Starts Plunge. Bund Yields Reach New Record Lows. Canada CPI Next
global-view.com Thursday July 17, 2014 - 18:26:20 GMT

Mixed U.S. Data. Housing Starts Plunge. Bund Yields Reach New Record Lows. Canada CPI Next
July 18, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Risk-off trades everywhere after a Malaysian passenger airliner went  down in Ukraine en route to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 18, 2014
global-view.com Thursday July 17, 2014 - 14:51:15 GMT



July 17, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, July 18. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- BOJ Minutes, CA- cPI  More...    More...



Risk Off Posture Early in Europe. Active Data News Calendar Today
global-view.com Thursday July 17, 2014 - 08:52:54 GMT

Risk Off Posture Early in Europe. Active Data News Calendar Today
July 17, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are in a risk-off posture early Thursday as we head into yet another moderately active session for data releases   More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China State Council to stick with targeted stimulus; Brazil Central Bank on hold for 2nd time - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday July 17, 2014 - 06:40:18 GMT

Nikkei225 +0.2%, S&P/ASX +0.4%, Kospi +0.5%, Shanghai Composite -0.5%, Hang Seng +0.1%, Sept S&P500 -0.2% at 1,971 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold +0.2% at $1,303/oz, Aug crude oil flat at $101.48/brl, Sept Copper flat at $3.22/lb - GLD: SPDR Gold Trust ETF daily holdings falls 2  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 17-Jul-2014 -0346 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday July 17, 2014 - 03:46:47 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The Chinese GDP meeting the government expectations coupled with the optimism expressed by Janet Yellen produced sharp rallies in Europe & US, even if not that much in Asia  More...    More...


Little New From Yellen. UK Jobs Improve But Wages Soft. U.S. Data Better. Active Calendar Thursday
global-view.com Wednesday July 16, 2014 - 18:10:14 GMT

Little New From Yellen. UK Jobs Improve But Wages Soft. U.S. Data Better. Active Calendar Thursday
July 17, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets have moved into a mixed  risk-on posture Wednesday   More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Decent Earnings, Deal Talk Boosts US Markets
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 16, 2014 - 15:10:15 GMT

 
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:53 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (IL) Israel Q1 Final GDP Annualized: 2.9% v 2.7% prelim
- (US) MBA Mortgage Applications w/e July 11th: -3.6 v +1  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 17, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday July 16, 2014 - 13:49:41 GMT



July 16, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, July 17  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: UK earnings data highlights the extent of slack remaining; potentially easing pressure on the BOE to hike rates
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 16, 2014 - 10:13:58 GMT


Wed, 16 Jul 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Key Chinese data slightly beats expectations (Q2 GDP Q/Q: 2.0% v 1.8%e; Y/Y: 7.5% v 7.4%e) and Jun Industrial Production Y/Y: 9  More...    More...


U.K. Employment Data Improves. China and NZ Data Beat. Yellen Returns To Testify Again
global-view.com Wednesday July 16, 2014 - 09:21:29 GMT

U.K. Employment Data Improves.  China and NZ Data Beat. Yellen Returns To Testify Again
July 16, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets appear to be moving into a mild risk-on posture early in Europe today   More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China Q2 GDP and June industrial output top estimates; Investors not impressed - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 16, 2014 - 06:48:22 GMT

***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 flat, S&P/ASX -0.1%, Kospi -0.1%, Shanghai Composite -0.2%, Hang Seng +0.2%, Sept S&P500 flat at 1,967 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold flat at $1,297, Aug crude oil +0.1% at $100.32/brl, Sept Copper flat at $3  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar bulls hear hawkish hint from Yellen, inflation lifts sterling
Reuters Wednesday July 16, 2014 - 00:17:11 GMT

8:08pm EDT

* Yellen says labour market far from healthy, but improving

* UK inflation lifts sterling, NZ dips on soft CPI

* China industrial output, GDP next in focus

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, July 16 (Reuters) - The dollar clung to modest gains early on Wednesday after bulls latched onto a comment by the head of the Federal Reserve that rates could rise sooner if employment continued to improve, while strong inflation sent sterling to a six-year high  More...    More...


Fed Chair Yellen Dovish. U.K. Prices Up. Weak German ZEW. Yellen To Testify Again on Wednesday
global-view.com Tuesday July 15, 2014 - 18:04:32 GMT

Fed Chair Yellen Dovish. U.K. Prices Up. Weak German ZEW. Yellen To Testify Again on Wednesday
July 16, 2014 00:030 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets seem to be getting the message that Fed Chair Yellen might be starting to prepare Congress and participants for a policy tightening in 2015  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Markets Accentuate the Negative in Yellen Testimony
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 15, 2014 - 15:20:36 GMT


Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:07 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) ICSC Chain Store Sales w/e July 11th: w/w +0.1%; y/y: 4.5%
- (PL) Poland Jun CPI M/M: 0.0% v -0.1%e; Y/Y: 0.3% v 0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 16, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday July 15, 2014 - 13:47:40 GMT



July 15, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, July 16. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: NZ- CPI, CN- GDP, CA- Bank of Canada US- Yellen

TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: UK Jun CPI data surprises to the upside and back near the BOE 2.0% inflation target; German July ZEW Survey comes in below expectations
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 15, 2014 - 11:12:21 GMT


Tue, 15 Jul 2014 5:21 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- BoJ kept policy unchanged; no surprises on outlook of hitting CPI target
- RBA minutes reiterated that most prudent course was likely to be a period of stability in interest rates and AUD currency was high by historical standards
- Several bits of Chinese data (M2 money supply, New Yuan loans, FDI) beat expectations ahead of Wed's release of its Q2 GDP data
- Fed chair Yellen addresses US lawmakers
- UK inflation data surprises to the upside adding to BOE rate hike expectations (CPI YoY reading 1  More...    More...


U.K. Inflation Data Hot. German ZEW Disappoints. Yellen Testifies Tuesday and Wednesday
global-view.com Tuesday July 15, 2014 - 09:29:26 GMT

U.K. Inflation Data Hot. German ZEW Disappoints. Yellen Testifies Tuesday and Wednesday
July 15, 2014 09:030 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are in a mixed risk posture early Tuesday after ECB President Draghi again fretted over the strength of the EUR on Monday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: China M2, new lending hit multi-month highs; BOJ maintains assessment, lowers GDP target - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 15, 2014 - 06:16:30 GMT

***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 +0.8%, S&P/ASX -0.2%, Kospi +0.8%, Shanghai Composite flat, Hang Seng +0.5%, Sept S&P500 +0.1% at 1,972 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold flat at $1,308, Aug crude oil flat at $100.90/brl, Sept Copper -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 15-Jul-2014 -0357 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday July 15, 2014 - 03:58:23 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
BOJ keeps its record stimulus unchanged  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar on ice as markets await Yellen's testimony
Reuters Tuesday July 15, 2014 - 00:30:11 GMT

8:07pm EDT * Fed chief to testify to Congress on Tuesday, Wednesday * BOJ seen holding steady, but might cut growth projections * Euro steady even after Draghi warns of strong currency risks By Lisa Twaronite TOKYO, July 15 (Reuters) - The dollar remained frozen in recent ranges in Asia on Tuesday, as investors awaited Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's congressional testimony later in the session for signals to when U  More...    More...


Draghi Talks Down EUR. Semiannual Yellen Testimony on Tuesday and Wednesday. Full Data Calendar
global-view.com Monday July 14, 2014 - 18:21:24 GMT

Draghi Talks Down EUR. Semiannual Yellen Testimony on Tuesday and Wednesday. Full Data Calendar
July 15, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are moving cautiously back to a risk-on posture after concern about a possible contagion from the Portuguese banking situation  has diminished  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 15, 2014
global-view.com Monday July 14, 2014 - 13:46:59 GMT



July 14, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, July 15. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: JP- Bank of Japan, GB- CPI/RPI-X, DE- ZEW, Us- Empire PMI, Retail Sales, Yellen

Key Draghi and Yellen Appearances Today and Tuesday
global-view.com Monday July 14, 2014 - 09:11:02 GMT

Key Draghi and Yellen Appearances Today and Tuesday
July 14, 2014 09:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are opening the new week and have moved cautiously moved back to a risk-on posture after concern about a possible contagion from the Banco Espirito Sancto situation diminished at the end of last week  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Singapore economy unexpectedly contracts; Markets quiet ahead of BOJ and China data ***Economic Data*** - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday July 14, 2014 - 04:29:52 GMT

***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 +0.4%, S&P/ASX +0.5%, Kospi +0.5%, Shanghai Composite +0.1%, Hang Seng +0.7%, Sept S&P500 +0.1% at 1,965 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold flat at $1,338, Aug crude oil flat at $100.84/brl, Sept Copper flat at $3  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 14-Jul-2014 -0328 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday July 14, 2014 - 04:29:12 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The Portugal bank problems abated and generated some quietness in the markets  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar steady in subdued market as key events loom
Reuters Sunday July 13, 2014 - 23:43:31 GMT

7:25pm EDT

* G3 currencies little changed in quiet start to the week

* Yellen's testimony, BOJ, Chinese data, earnings feature this week

* Aussie dollar wary after Stevens again talks down currency

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, July 14 (Reuters) - The dollar, euro and yen started trade on Monday pretty much where they closed last week with investors awaiting pivotal events including Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's congressional testimony for fresh cues  More...    More...


Draghi and Yellen Appearances Awaited on Monday and Tuesday
global-view.com Sunday July 13, 2014 - 19:33:40 GMT

Draghi and Yellen Appearances Awaited on Monday and Tuesday
July 14, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets have cautiously moved back to a mild risk-on posture as concern about a possible contagion from the Banco Espirito Sancto situation have diminished  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 14, 2014
global-view.com Friday July 11, 2014 - 16:23:15 GMT



July 11, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Monday, July 14  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Volatility Gains on Choppy Trading
Trade the News Staff Friday July 11, 2014 - 15:38:34 GMT


Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:27 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (IE) Ireland May Industrial Production M/M: -2.3% v +9.4% prior; Y/Y: 22.3 v 25.3% prior
- (IN) India May Industrial Production Y/Y: 4.7% v 3.4% prior
- (CA) Canada Jun Net Change in Employment: -9  More...    More...


ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS - UK EMPLOYMENT RATE TO FALL AGAIN
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday July 11, 2014 - 15:34:49 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 11 JULY 2014

UK EMPLOYMENT RATE TO FALL AGAIN


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Risk assets retrace some of Thursday's losses and Portugal's BES remains halted
Trade the News Staff Friday July 11, 2014 - 10:09:55 GMT


Fri, 11 Jul 2014 5:22 AM EST

***Need to Know***
- National Association of Business Economists (NABE) Mid-Quarter Survey: Expects Fed liftoff sooner, 2014 GDP growth cut to 1  More...    More...


Worries About European Contagion Dissipate. Canada Jobs Data Next
global-view.com Friday July 11, 2014 - 09:30:08 GMT

Worries About European Contagion  Dissipate. Canada Jobs Data Next
July 11, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are moving back to a neutral to a mild  risk-on posture as initial concerns about a possible contagion from the Banco Espirito Sancto situation had diminished  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Equities mixed as investors assess Portugal contagion risks - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday July 11, 2014 - 06:51:58 GMT

***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 -0.3%, S&P/ASX +0.5%, Kospi -0.5%, Shanghai Composite +0.5%, Hang Seng +0.2%, Sept S&P500 +0.1% at 1,958 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold flat at $1,339, Aug crude oil flat at $102.91/brl, Sept Copper flat at $3  More...    More...


FOREX-Yen in demand as Portugal bank woes unsettle stocks
Reuters Friday July 11, 2014 - 00:40:34 GMT

7:48pm EDT

* Yen hits multi-month and multi-week highs against peers

* Worries about some Portuguese banks knock equities lower

* Safety bids seen keeping yen supported

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, July 11 (Reuters) - The yen was poised to end the week higher on Friday, having lunged forward overnight as a fall in global equities lifted demand for the safe-haven currency  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Thursday July 10, 2014 - 20:10:26 GMT

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

Westpac Global Strategy Group

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Portugal Bank Worries Dominate. Data Mixed. Canada Jobs Next
global-view.com Thursday July 10, 2014 - 18:31:41 GMT

Portugal Bank Worries Dominate. Data Mixed. Canada Jobs Next
July 11, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets moved to a risk-off posture on Thursday after problems surfaced in a major Portuguese bank  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for May 11, 2014
global-view.com Thursday July 10, 2014 - 14:26:04 GMT



July 10, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, July 11  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Portuguese banking concerns weigh on European markets
Trade the News Staff Thursday July 10, 2014 - 09:55:50 GMT

 
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 5:26 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
-China trade balance below ests on weaker than expected exports
-Portuguese bonds continue to underperform amid concerns related to Espirito Santo Financial
-Core Bonds gain after Fed minutes
-Sept Bund Futures hit another fresh contract high
-Aussie underperforms on employment and Chinese trade data
-Swedish Krona gains on hotter than expected CPI
-Pound declines amid weaker trade data and upcoming BoE decision
-French data below expectations (industrial production and CPI)
Italy May Industrial Production much weaker

***Key Economic Data in session***
-(AU) AUSTRALIA JUN EMPLOYMENT CHANGE: 15  More...    More...


Markets Back to Risk-Off on Banking Worries. Data Mixed. Await BOE
global-view.com Thursday July 10, 2014 - 09:20:12 GMT

Markets Back to Risk-Off on Banking Worries. Data Mixed. Await BOE
July 10, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets have gone back to a risk-off posture in the wake of the Fed Minutes released yesterday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Australia unemployment higher as participation rate rises; China trade surplus narrows, missing consensus estimate
Trade the News Staff Thursday July 10, 2014 - 05:26:35 GMT

***Notable Economic Data*** - (CN) CHINA JUN TRADE BALANCE: $31.6B V $37.0BE; Exports Y/Y: +7.2% v +10.4%e; Imports Y/Y: +5.5% v +6.0%e - (AU) AUSTRALIA JUN EMPLOYMENT CHANGE: 15.9K V 12.0KE; UNEMPLOYMENT RATE: 6.0% (4-month high) V 5.9%E - (KR) BANK OF KOREA (BOK) LEAVES 7-DAY REPO RATE UNCHANGED AT 2  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 10-Jul-2014 -0357 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday July 10, 2014 - 03:58:09 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The Asia-pac is off the highs now as the Chinese Export rose less than forecasted and the Trade Balance came below expectation this morning  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar trips over Fed minutes, Aussie eyes jobs test
Reuters Thursday July 10, 2014 - 00:11:53 GMT

7:40pm EDT

* Dollar hits one-week lows vs currency basket

* Fed minutes indicate bond-buying will end in October

* Aussie eyes local jobs and Chinese trade data

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, July 10 (Reuters) - The dollar started at one-week lows against a basket of major currencies on Thursday, coming under some pressure after minutes of the Federal Reserve's June meeting gave no clear indication on when interest rates will rise  More...    More...


Fed Minutes Add Nothing. News Calendar Picks Up Thursday.
global-view.com Wednesday July 9, 2014 - 19:02:57 GMT

Fed Minutes Add Nothing. News Calendar Picks Up Thursday.
July 10, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets have gone from a slight a risk-off to a slight risk-on   posture today.  Equities sold-off ahead of earnings season that started yesterday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Alcoa Opens Earnings Season
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 9, 2014 - 15:17:06 GMT


Wed, 09 Jul 2014 11:00 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (US) MBA Mortgage Applications w/e July 4th: +1.9% v -0.2% prior
- (CA) Canada Jun Housing Starts: 198.2K v 190.0Ke
- (MX) Mexico Jun CPI M/M: 0.2% v 0.2%e; Y/Y: 3  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 10, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday July 9, 2014 - 14:03:30 GMT



July 9, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, July 10  More...    More...



Fed Meeting Minutes Later. Markets Await Tone of Discussions
global-view.com Wednesday July 9, 2014 - 09:32:27 GMT

Fed Meeting Minutes Later. Markets Await Tone of Discussions
July 9, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets have gone to a neutral to slight a risk-off  posture today after having marked down risk assets yesterday  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Asian stocks down on US markets; China Jun inflation eased; Alcoa beats forecasts to kickoff start of earnings - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 9, 2014 - 05:46:22 GMT

*Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 -0.4%, S&P/ASX -1.0%, Kospi -0.5%, Shanghai Composite -0.2%, Hang Seng -1.3%, Sept S&P500 flat at 1,961 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** Aug gold +0.3% at $1,320, Aug crude oil flat at $103.39/brl, Sept copper -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 09-Jul-2014 -0405 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday July 9, 2014 - 04:05:37 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
A correction in the US market has spread its effects in the Asia-Pac too  More...    More...


Looking Ahead to Fed Meeting Minutes, But Odds Equities Will Rule Once Again
global-view.com Tuesday July 8, 2014 - 18:31:59 GMT

Looking Ahead to Fed Meeting Minutes, But Odds Equities Will Rule  Once Again
July 9, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets have gone into a full  a risk-off posture today as equities sell-off ahead of earnings season  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: European and US Stocks Slump Ahead of Earnings Season
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 8, 2014 - 15:10:10 GMT


Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:49 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (ZA) South Africa Jun Sacci Business Confidence: 89.7 v 88.9 prior
- (PT) Bank of Portugal reports Jun ECB financing to Portuguese banks at €38.4B v €42.3B prior
- (BR) Brazil Jun FGV Inflation IGP-DI M/M: -0  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 9, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday July 8, 2014 - 14:06:26 GMT



July 8, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, July 9  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: UK May Industrial Production data tempers BOE rate hike expectations for now
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 8, 2014 - 10:14:11 GMT


Tue, 08 Jul 2014 5:22 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Japan May Current Account Balance registers its 4th consecutive surplus (¥523B vs. ¥417.5Be)
- Japan May Trade Balance: -¥676B vs  More...    More...


Swiss CPI Unchanged Yr/yr as Deflation Imported from EZ. Economic Data Calendar Back loaded
global-view.com Tuesday July 8, 2014 - 09:10:44 GMT

Swiss CPI Unchanged Yr/yr as Deflation Imported from EZ. Economic Data Calendar Back loaded
July 8, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets in a risk-off posture again as equities sell-off again following the difficult session Monday in the U  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Asia stock markets pause ahead of earnings; Samsung Electronics preliminary results miss with cautiously positive outlook - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 8, 2014 - 09:05:22 GMT

***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 -0.5%, S&P/ASX -0.2%, Kospi -0.3%, Shanghai Composite -0.5%, Hang Seng -0.3%, Sept S&P500 -0.1% at 1,968 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** Aug gold +0.2% at $1,319, Aug crude oil -0.2% at $103.39/brl, Sept Copper -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 08-Jul-2014 -0355 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Tuesday July 8, 2014 - 03:57:18 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Today both Rail budget and CAD data will be available but the impact of CAD may be more on the markets  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar rally takes a breather, markets lack conviction
Reuters Tuesday July 8, 2014 - 00:04:18 GMT

7:12pm EDT

* Dollar's jobs-inspired rally runs out of steam

* Euro recovers from brief dip on weak German data

* U.S. yields slip as Wall St looks to earnings for guidance

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, July 8 (Reuters) - The dollar started trade in Asia on the back foot on Tuesday having run out of puff near a two-week high, giving the euro a chance to get over an unexpected slump in German industrial output  More...    More...


Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts
Westpac Institutional Bank Monday July 7, 2014 - 20:26:30 GMT

 

Australia & NZ Morning Thoughts

 

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Sluggish Trade to Start Week.Interest Rates and Relative Growth Focal
global-view.com Monday July 7, 2014 - 19:06:50 GMT

Sluggish Trade to Start Week.Interest Rates and Relative Growth Focal
July 8, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets remain in a risk-off posture as equities sell-off with the latest U.S. employment report and ECB meeting are row in the rear-view mirror  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Equities take a breather while awaiting earnings
Trade the News Staff Monday July 7, 2014 - 15:11:18 GMT


Mon, 07 Jul 2014 10:56 AM EST

**Economic Data***
- (IE) Ireland Jun Consumer Confidence: 81.1 v 79.4 prior
- (RU) Russia Jun Official Reserve Assets: $478.3B v $473.0Be
- (PL) Poland Jun Official Reserves: $102  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 8, 2014
global-view.com Monday July 7, 2014 - 14:49:15 GMT



July 7, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Tuesday, July 8  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Week begins on a quiet note
Trade the News Staff Monday July 7, 2014 - 10:24:06 GMT


Mon, 07 Jul 2014 5:15 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Trading week begins on a quieter tone as the summer lull set upon markets
- EU session shrugs off softer-than-expected German and Spanish industrial production reports
- US-China set to begin its 6th round of Strategic and Economic Dialogue

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (JP) Japan May Preliminary Leading Index CI: 105  More...    More...


EURUSD Testing 1.36. Focus on Interest Rates and Relative Growth
global-view.com Monday July 7, 2014 - 09:20:57 GMT

EURUSD Testing 1.36. Focus on Interest Rates and Relative Growth
July 7, 2014 09:30 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

European Markets are in a mild risk-off posture early Monday as the latest U.S. employment report and ECB meeting are row in the rear-view mirror  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Asian markets subdued on US market holiday; Germany's Merkel in China on trade talks - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Monday July 7, 2014 - 04:10:24 GMT

Market Snapshot (as of 03:30 GMT): - Nikkei225 flat, S&P/ASX flat, Kospi -0.4%, Shanghai Composite -0.1%, Hang Seng -0.3%, Sept S&P500 -0.1% at 1,975 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold -0.2% at $1,317, Aug crude oil -0.1% at $104.02/brl, Sept Copper -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 07-Jul-2014 -0402 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Monday July 7, 2014 - 04:03:27 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
All the major markets are trading absolutely flat this morning waiting for cues from the US markets after an extended weekend  More...    More...


EURUSD Ends Sub-1.36. Focus on Interest Rates and Relative Growth
global-view.com Sunday July 6, 2014 - 14:02:47 GMT

EURUSD Ends Sub-1.36. Focus on Interest Rates and Relative Growth
July 7, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

European Markets were in a mild risk-off posture Friday with U.S. markets closed for the Independence Day holiday today  More...    More...



ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS -HEADING INTO SUMMER
Lloyds TSB Financial Markets Friday July 4, 2014 - 16:01:56 GMT

ECONOMIC DATA ANALYSIS  FRIDAY 4 JULY 2014

 

HEADING INTO SUMMER


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update:
Trade the News Staff Friday July 4, 2014 - 15:40:39 GMT

 
Fri, 04 Jul 2014 11:30 AM EST

**Economic Data***
- (EU) ECB: 10 banks to repay total €4.0B in 3-Year LTRO Funds vs. €4.3Be
- (IN) India Forex Reserves w/e Jun 20th: $315  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: No fireworks in quiet session with US market closed for holiday
Trade the News Staff Friday July 4, 2014 - 10:22:55 GMT


Fri, 04 Jul 2014 5:10 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- US July 4th holiday provides excuse for light participation

***Key Economic Data in session***
- (MY) Malaysia May Trade Balance (MYR): 8.0Be v 8.9B prior; Exports Y/Y: 15  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Asian markets higher following strong US performance; US unemployment lowest in 6 year - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Friday July 4, 2014 - 04:44:27 GMT

**Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT): - Nikkei225 +0.7%, S&P/ASX +0.6%, Kospi +0.1%, Shanghai Composite -0.3%, Hang Seng +0.1%, Jun S&P500 -0.1% at 1,976 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** Aug gold flat at $1,320, Aug crude oil -0.2% at $103.88/brl - USD/CNY: (CN) PBoC sets yuan mid-point at 6  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 04-Jul-2014 -0327 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Friday July 4, 2014 - 03:28:27 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The US NFP report turned out to be a positive surprise, confirming the ongoing recovery in the US labor market  More...    More...


Stronger than Expected Data Put Markets in Risk-on Posture
global-view.com Thursday July 3, 2014 - 16:00:51 GMT

Stronger than Expected Data Put Markets in Risk-on Posture
July 4, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are in a strong  risk-on posture following the stronger than expected June U.S. non-farm payroll report  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 4, 2014
global-view.com Thursday July 3, 2014 - 14:43:28 GMT



July 3, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Friday, July 4. Updated: Trading News Events Calendar

HIGH IMPACT NEWS RELEASES: US- Holiday

TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Riksbank takes action to address low inflation; markets poised for US payroll Thursday
Trade the News Staff Thursday July 3, 2014 - 09:44:33 GMT


Thu, 03 Jul 2014 5:13 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Price action cautious ahead key risk events in session (ECB rate decision and US payrolls data)
- ECB firmly in wait and see mode but to reassure the markets it stands ready to do more, if needed
- Sweden Central Bank take action fuel inflation by cutting key rate and path outlook aggressively
- China Jun HSBC Services PMI: hits a 15-month high (53  More...    More...


Markets in Risk-on Mode Ahead of June U.S. NFP and ECB Decision
global-view.com Thursday July 3, 2014 - 08:48:22 GMT

Markets in Risk-on Mode Ahead of June U.S.  NFP and ECB Decision
July 3, 2014 09:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are in a mild  risk-on posture heading  into June U.S. non-farm payrolls and the ECB policy decision in a few hours

More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Australia Retail Sales drop to 14-month lows as RBA Gov Stevens talks down AUD - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Thursday July 3, 2014 - 04:23:38 GMT

**Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 -0.1%, S&P/ASX +0.6%, Kospi -0.3%, Shanghai Composite -0.2%, Hang Seng +0.1%, Sept S&P500 -0.1% at 1,966 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold -0.4% at $1,325, Aug crude oil -0.5% at $104.00/brl, Sept Copper flat at $3  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 03-Jul-2014 -0407 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Thursday July 3, 2014 - 04:07:59 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
Nearly all the major markets, except Nifty, are in a pause mode ahead of the ECB meet and the US non-farm Payroll data today, which may determine the next course  More...    More...


FOREX-Dollar takes heart from ADP report, jobs data next test
Reuters Wednesday July 2, 2014 - 23:51:02 GMT

7:25pm EDT

* Dollar index pulls further away from eight-month trough

* Solid U.S. private-sector hiring lifts hope for nonfarm payrolls

* Aussie dollar eyes RBA speech, retail sales data

By Ian Chua

SYDNEY, July 3 (Reuters) - The U  More...    More...


Markets Go Into Risk-on Mode After Strong ADP Report. NFP and ECB Highlight Thursday
global-view.com Wednesday July 2, 2014 - 19:13:12 GMT

Markets Go Into Risk-on Mode After Strong ADP Report. NFP and ECB Highlight Thursday
July 3, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

Markets are in a risk on risk posture following the much stronger than expected U  More...    More...



GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 3, 2014
global-view.com Wednesday July 2, 2014 - 16:42:02 GMT



July 2, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Thursday, July 3  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: ADP Payrolls Report Crushes Expectations
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 2, 2014 - 15:25:27 GMT


Wed, 02 Jul 2014 11:14 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (IE) Ireland Jun Live Register Monthly Change: -4.4K v -1.6K prior; Unemployment Rate: 11.6 v 11.7% prior
- (PL) Poland Central Bank (NBP) left its Base Rate unchanged at 2  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: UK House Prices move above 2007 peak levels
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 2, 2014 - 10:18:40 GMT


Wed, 02 Jul 2014 5:13 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Quiet European session with focus eyeing data and events from the US; particularly the ADP employment report
- Australia May Trade Balance registers it second consecutive deficit and its largest since Nov 2012 as both exports and import slump (-A$1  More...    More...


U.S. ADP Private Jobs Survey Due. Later Yelen Speaks
global-view.com Wednesday July 2, 2014 - 08:48:24 GMT

U.S. ADP Private Jobs Survey Due.  Later Yelen Speaks
July 2, 2014 09:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

  • Markets are in a neutral risk  posture heading into several major events  on Thursday Key ADP Private Payrolls are due today  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Australia records its biggest trade deficit in 18 months as China demand crumbles - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Wednesday July 2, 2014 - 06:46:00 GMT

***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 +0.5%, S&P/ASX +1.2%, Kospi +0.8%, Shanghai Composite +0.1%, Hang Seng +1.0%, Sept S&P500 +0.1% at 1,967 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold flat at $1,327, Aug crude oil +0.2% at $105.44/brl, Sept Copper -0  More...    More...


Morning Briefing : 02-Jul-2014 -0340 GMT
FX Thoughts for the Day Wednesday July 2, 2014 - 03:41:42 GMT

GOOD MORNING!

STOCKS
The fastest growth in Chinese manufacturing in this year coupled with an unexpected strength in British factory output boosted the market mood  More...    More...


U.S. PMI Reports Miss. German Data Misses Again. Other PMIs Mixed
global-view.com Tuesday July 1, 2014 - 19:07:05 GMT

U.S. PMI Reports Miss. German Data Misses Again. Other PMIs Mixed
July 2, 2014 00:00 gmt
Daily Risk On/Off Heat Map

  • Markets remain in a mild risk-on  posture after several stronger than expected PMI reports  More...    More...


TradeTheNews.com US Market Update: Second Half of 2014 Opens with a Bang
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 1, 2014 - 15:31:34 GMT


Tue, 01 Jul 2014 11:22 AM EST

***Economic Data***
- (RO) Romania Central Bank (NBR) left Interest Rate unchanged 3.50%, as expected
- (US) ICSC Chain Store Sales w/e Jun 27th: w/w +1  More...    More...


GVI Forex Data Outlook for July 2, 2014
global-view.com Tuesday July 1, 2014 - 14:31:08 GMT



July 1, 2014 (global-view.com) UPCOMING DATA HIGHLIGHTS for Wednesday, July 2  More...    More...



TradeTheNews.com EU Market Update: Mixed European PMI and Unemployment data in session
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 1, 2014 - 10:12:15 GMT


Tue, 01 Jul 2014 5:22 AM EST

***Notes/Observations***
- Japan Q2 Tankan Large Manufacturers Index register its first sequential decline in six quarters 12 v 15e but capex shows positive momentum to continue in economy
- China Jun Manufacturing PMI: 51  More...    More...


Many PMI Reports Released. Data Mixed to Better. German Data Misses Again. China Improving?
global-view.com Tuesday July 1, 2014 - 09:22:28 GMT

Many PMI Reports Released. Data Mixed to Better. German Data Misses Again. China Improving?
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radeTheNews.com Asian Market Update: Japan Q2 Tankan meets estimates, CAPEX projections spike; China twin PMIs steady - Source TradeTheNews.com
Trade the News Staff Tuesday July 1, 2014 - 04:40:06 GMT

***Index Snapshot (as of 02:30 GMT)*** - Nikkei225 +1.3%, S&P/ASX flat, Kospi -0.2%, Shanghai Composite -0.1%, Hang Seng closed, Sept S&P500 +0.1% at 1,955 ***Commodities/Fixed Income/Currencies*** - Aug gold +0.5% at $1,328, Aug crude oil +0.2% at $105.58/brl, Sept Copper +0