Tariff Endgame

Trade negotiating tactics are clearly being used by both the U.S. and China. Give-and-take was to be expected by both sides as we near an ultimate conclusion to a trade deal. Recent obstacles have seen…

EUR/USD – Euro stuck in tight range

EUR/USD continues to drift, as the pair is unchanged this week. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1189, down 0.03% on the day. On the release front, there are no German or eurozone events. The…

Asia trades warily with one eye on Friday

Poor sentiment across equity markets With one eye on tomorrow’s tariff deadline, Asian investors continued to scale back risk and seek safe haven assets. US indices extended the recent decline with losses of about 0.5%,…

Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-05-09

Posted 39 minutes agoShare Print Daily Markets Broadcast 2019-05-09 Wall Street steadies with trade tariff threat finely balanced US indices steadied at lower levels yesterday as Friday’s tariff threat deadline nears. China has threatened retaliation…

Neutrality is not stability

Prepared by Jeff Halley, Senior Market Analyst Neutrality is not stability A sense of uneasy calm pervades the financial markets ahead of the resumption of the US-China trade talks in Washington today. Judging by the…