US indices managed to start the week on a positive footing but the VIX has also surged overnight as a reflection of some underlying fears in the lead-up to the US CPI data release today.
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The VIX has reached a critical support level, with the S&P 500 and other equity markets looking at risk of another bearish reversal
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Rolls-Royce shares could be undervalued at 91p given its technological breakthroughs, new defence contracts, and the recovering civil aviation sector.
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After dipping below the key parity level, the EUR/USD has roared back to life with a 10% bounce from its 20-year low. Here are three key things to watch for in 2023.
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US equity markets continue to drift slightly lower overnight, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq delivering its fifth consecutive day of decline while the DJIA eked out a flat close.
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The dollar has started to reverse towards year end, but what does 2023 look like for the all-important greenback?
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There’s a growing sense that, if Chinese government sticks to the reopening path, China’s economy will have the greatest potential to deliver a strong rebound throughout the 2023, given that it has been so damaged by the pandemic.
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While US equity markets managed to pare the bulk of their losses last Friday, they failed to hold up into the new week in light of the upside surprise for US November ISM services PMI.
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While Asian equity markets are showing early signs of a trend reversal, regulatory risks remain and the region’s property sector is still a weight on China’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
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As the Reserve Bank Board of Australia prepares to meet on Tuesday, we look at what to expect and how the latest decision could impact the ASX 200.
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With the year coming to a close and a new chapter just around the corner, let’s take one more look at the journey travelled and see what we can expect for the 2023.
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After the recent stellar gains from Fed’s peak hawkishness, major US indices largely took a breather on some profit-taking overnight despite the US dollar and Treasury yields heading lower.
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Friday’s US jobs report could see job growth suffer, but the market response can be hard to predict
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The US equity markets started off on a muted tone but soared after Federal Reserve (Fed) Chair Jerome Powell took the stage.
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Crude comes back into focus this weekend, with the OPEC+ production decision coming ahead of the expected G7/EU price cap on Russian oil
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Major US indices reversed course to kickstart the new trading week as an 8% jump in the VIX reflected heightened fears in reaction to recent protests in China, which weighed on China-exposed companies such as Apple (-2.6%).
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