Gold attempts breakout as yields dip
Investors appear convinced the Fed will slow down rate hikes despite officials indicating otherwise.
WTI lower, but it has little to do with the upcoming OPEC+ meeting
With negative manufacturing data beginning in China and continuing throughout the US session, WTI Crude Oil has been trading lower, down nearly 5% on Monday.
How does market share determine profitability?
Market share compares a company’s sales with the total sales of the market it’s in to determine how dominant it is. A high market share may indicate high profit, growth, and quality of goods and services. Learn how to calculate market share and how to use it when analyzing a company.
Open an account today
Tight spreads from 0.5 pts on FX and 1 pt on indices.
Award-winning platforms with fast and secure execution.
Gold holds post-FOMC bounce ahead of GDP
Expectations that inflation will soon peak and that the economy will deteriorate further points to a contractionary monetary policy stance from the Fed in 2023
Natural Gas at 14 year highs after EU agrees to cut 15%
If Russia continues to harass Europe by threatening to shut off gas flows, the commodity could move much higher.
Precious metals start busy week firmer
Investors know that front-loading of interest rates around the world is only going to bring a potential recession – and therefore interest rate cuts – sooner.
Commitment of traders report (COT): Bulls return to the yen
Whilst traders remain heavily net-short Japanese yen futures, we’ve taken note that gross longs have risen to their highest level since March 2021.
Two trades to watch: DAX, Oil
Dax falls ahead of IFO business sentiment data. Oil extends declines with Fed in focus.
Gold edges closer to the trap door. Will it fall or recoil?
Fresh cycle lows for gold today as it printed a low near $1683, a level not seen since August of 2021.
Will gold stage a recovery from $1700 key support?
Gold bulls were hoping to see an end to the 5-week losing streak
Two trades to watch: DAX, Oil
DAX rises as sentiment improves. Oil rises over the 200 DMA, supported by a weaker USD.
Gold rises, dollar slumps despite hot CPI
Hot CPI readings may hurt the economy so badly that the Fed may start cutting rates again in as early as Q1
Oil takes a hit as recession and Covid fears loom
The German ZEW and the continued on again/off again lockdowns in China are contributing to fears of a global slowdown or recession.
Recession Trade Keeps Risk Assets Under Pressure
Fears over a recession continues to drive financial markets, with commodities feeling the heat
Crude oil plunges as recession fears intensify
WTI has plunged about $10 from the highs to fall below $100 and was still going lower at the time of writing
Q3 Outlook: What to expect from the coming quarter?
Stocks and treasuries plunged in the first half of 2022 as inflation and recession fears rose. What can we expect in Q3? Here we look at the main themes set to drive the markets and how they could influence the different areas of the market.
What’s driving the global markets right now?
Everything you need to know about the current economic and monetary policy environment, and what it all means for financial markets
30 days risk-free trading with £10,000 in virtual funds
Gold: What does Russian gold exports ban mean for metal, miners?
Russia might be the world’s second-biggest bullion miner, there are plenty of countries that could step in to meet any shortfall in physical gold supply.
Poor PMIs underpin recession worries
This is the latest macro data to underscore worries about a sharp economic slowdown
Oil unlikely to hold rebound as recession fears intensify
A sharp slowdown in the global economy is now inevitable…
US open: Stocks tank on recession fears ahead of Powell’s testimony
US stocks are set to fall sharply on the open after yesterday’s rally proved to be short-lived and as all eyes are on Fed Chair Powell as his two-day testimony before Congress begins.
FTSE falls as UK inflation rises
FTSE falls as UK inflation rises, Where next for the FTSE?, Oil tumbles ahead of Powell, Where next for WTI oil?
What’s going on with gold?
the metal has been stuck around its 200 MA as traders digest conflicting macro factors.