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Chris Weston
Fed Pushes Dovish Theme Even Further   By Chris Weston - 12 hours ago 1

I suggested yesterday that the markets were not seeing the March FOMC meeting as a volatility event. With the benefit of hindsight, this was somewhat misplaced, especially if you were to look at the...

Adrian Harrington
Logistics Properties Outperform By Adrian Harrington - 12 hours ago

While the rise of online shopping has clearly posed challenges for many retailers and shopping centre owners, it has been a winner for industrial property. The growth in Australia’s global...

Kyle Rodda
Market Action Hinges On The Fed By Kyle Rodda - 16 hours ago

The FOMC met this morning, and lo-and-behold, the dovish Fed has proven more dovish than previously thought. Market action proves it again: this market hinges on the Fed: The US Fed has proven itself...

Milan Cutkovic
Silver Struggling To Gain Momentum By Milan Cutkovic - 16 hours ago

XAGUSD * Silver is struggling to gain momentum * The precious metal has bounced off $15 support, but the recovery has been weak and bulls are struggling to gain the upper hand * A break below this...

Michael McCarthy
Dovish Fed Trounces Dollar By Michael McCarthy - 16 hours ago

An easier stance from the US Federal Reserve spurred markets overnight. The US dollar fell and bonds rallied as investors contemplated lower interest rates for longer. Shares rallied initially, but...

Chris Weston
Managing Exposures Ahead Of Key Risk Event By Chris Weston - Mar 20, 2019

The focus of proceedings falls on the number of hikes implied this year through the ‘dots plot’ projections. Although, the Fed will try and downplay these changes and the market is more...

David Madden
Global Equity Sentiment Is Buoyant By David Madden - Mar 20, 2019

Major equity benchmarks like the FTSE 100, DAX and CAC 40 have reached five month highs as traders are in risk-on mode. Europe There hasn’t been any major macroeconomic or geopolitical news,...

Michael McCarthy
Trade Rumbles Stir Caution By Michael McCarthy - Mar 20, 2019

Overnight anonymous reports of trade tensions contradicted White House assertions that the talks with China are going well. A cautious calm dominated markets, with average daily trading ranges in the...

Michael Hewson
Another Big Week For Brexit By Michael Hewson - Mar 19, 2019

It was a strong week for European equity markets last week, despite an economic backdrop that doesn’t exactly inspire confidence, with the Eurostoxx 50 closing at a five-month high, while US...

David Bassanese
Two Or Less? By David Bassanese - Mar 18, 2019

Week in review Confidence returned to global equities last week – after a modest pull back over the previous week – largely due to reassuring US economic data. US retail sales rebounded...

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