May 25, 2018
North Korea

Dovish North Korea Talk Boosts Risk Sentiment After Weak US Data

Market sentiment was vastly improved in Asian markets and as European markets opened, following North Korea’s conciliatory stance calming market nerves. A result of the improved risk-on […]
May 17, 2018
US Data

Mixed Data From the US Highlights Economy’s Fragility

It was a day of mixed data for the US on Thursday, highlighting the fragility of the fragility of the world’s largest economy and raising questions […]
November 9, 2017
US Dollar Lower

US Dollar Lower After Weak Jobs Data

The US Dollar was mainly lower in today’s Asian and European sessions, as investors reacted to the release of disappointing U.S. jobless claims data. Soft Jobs Data […]
October 27, 2017
US Dollar

Dollar Higher as US Jobless Claims Improve Risk Sentiment

The US dollar was higher and both gold and silver declined steeply in North American markets before reversing some of its losses in a mixed Asian […]
October 19, 2017
US Jobless Claims

US Jobless Claims Hit 44 Year Low

The US Dollar staged a late rally in North American markets buoyed by news that the number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to its […]
March 9, 2017
US Jobless Claims

Dollar Tanks as US Jobless Claims Miss Target

The US Dollar fell in early North American trading, finding itself under pressure following the release of weak US Jobless claims data. US Jobless Claims Higher […]
February 10, 2017
US Jobless Claims

Dollar Rallies as US Jobless Claims Near 43-year Low

The US Dollar rallied in this morning’s Asian session, buoyed by news that US jobless claims hit their lowest level in nearly 43 years. US Jobless Claims Data […]
January 3, 2016
US Jobless Claims

US Jobless Claims Rise to a 5-Month High

After a year of intense speculation regarding whether or not the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates for the first time since 2006, much of the […]