Oil Prices Soar on Libyan Shutdown – 20 January 2020

Oil Prices Soar on Libyan Shutdown – 20 January 2020

Oil prices touched their highest levels in more than a week on Monday after Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) announced..

USD/JPY Higher after US Data – 17 January 2020

USD/JPY Higher after US Data – 17 January 2020

The US Dollar rose against the Japanese Yen during trade in the Asian session after data released on Thursday suggested..

Markets Take Trade Deal in Stride

Markets Take Trade Deal in Stride

The majority of the major currencies had a muted response to yesterday’s signing of a trade deal between China and..

Bank of China: Reserve Ratios are at an Appropriate Level

Bank of China: Reserve Ratios are at an Appropriate Level

The People’s Bank of China said that the reserve requirement ratio (or RRR) is currently at an appropriate level. The..

The U.S.-Sino Trade Deal Digested

The U.S.-Sino Trade Deal Digested

The signing of “phase 1” of the U.S.-Sino trade deal on Wednesday has allowed traders and analysts worldwide to breathe..

UK CPI Data Disappoints

UK CPI Data Disappoints

The Pound Sterling initially edged lower in Wednesday trade after disappointing inflation data ramped up market expectations that the Bank..

US and China to Sign “Phase 1” Trade Deal

US and China to Sign “Phase 1” Trade Deal

The United States and China are set to sign phase 1 of their trade deal on Wednesday. President Donald Trump..

Fed Announces Repo Plans into February

Fed Announces Repo Plans into February

The Federal Reserve announced on Tuesday its plans to conduct repurchase agreement operations (repo operations) until at least mid February,..

Theresa May’s Advisor Attacks Boris Johnson’s Brexit Deal

Theresa May’s Advisor Attacks Boris Johnson’s Brexit Deal

According to Theresa May’s former advisor Gavin Barwell, a member of the House of Lords, Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal gives..