Economic calendar due from Asia today – Monday 05 April 2021

Good morning/afternoon/evening and welcome to Monday!  Its a market holiday in New Zealand and Australia today and across most of Europe and the UK  which will thin trading out. Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan and China are in. I’ll be popping in from time to time before back to normal on Tuesday. On the data calendar […]

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Top 5 Things to Know in The Market on Monday, August 17th

© Reuters. By Geoffrey Smith  Investing.com — China injects more liquidity, pushing oil prices to a five-month high (if only briefly). Political instability in Europe worsens as Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko invites protestors to kill him if they want new elections, and stocks are set to open higher, shrugging off rumblings about both the November […]

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Top 5 Things to Know in the Market on Monday, May 25th

© Reuters. By Geoffrey Smith  Investing.com — Protests return to Hong Kong and the U.S. expands its blacklist of Chinese companies. German business confidence rebounds a bit but Europe’s largest economy was still in recession already by March. Spain said it will open its beaches and hotels, reviving battered European travel stocks, while Hertz Global […]

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EU – UK Brexit trade talks to begin again on Monday – here is the full agenda

The third round of talks so far this year commence on 11 May 2020, Europe time. The first two rounds this year have not, according to most reports, made much progress. And, of course, they have been interrupted by measures taken to deal with the coronavirus outbreak in both the UK and EU.  Update if […]

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