Japan Bank lending (YoY) above expectations (2%) in June: Actual (2.2%)

Key German and US data releases – ANZ

Analysts at Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited broke down last weeks key data releases. Key Quotes: "June NFPs rose 213k and May data were revised up marginally (244k vs 223k). Average hourly earnings were unchanged at 2.7% y/y and the unemployment rate ticked up to 4.0% (3.8%) a ...

Japan Current Account n.s.a. above forecasts (¥1240B) in May: Actual (¥1938B)

EUR/GBP bearish gap filled on UK ministers resigning

Difficult enough trying to get a handle on UK-EU Brexit negotiations, UK ministers are resigning. Senior sources confirmed Mr Davis has resigned as Brexit secretary. EUR/GBP has oped the week with a bearish gap on initial sterling strength, but the news that UK ministers are resignin ...

AUD/USD trying to build a base above 0.74 for the new week

Aussie back on the rise after last week's market sentiment pushed down the US Dollar. A lack of early-week market data for the AUD will see broader sentiment remaining a key controlling component of direction. The AUD/USD is trading into 0.7430 in the new week's early action ...

Senior sources confirmed Mr Davis has resigned as Brexit secretary

Amid mounting anger among Leave-backing MPs that the new No10 blueprint betrays the referendum result, but where the Prime Minister said the Chequers summit would "agree the shape of our future relationship with the European Union", it is being reported that David Davis has actuall ...

NZD/USD: eyes remains towards 0.6920

NZD/USD consolidates above the descending channel's resistance on broad dollar weakness. The US jobs data was mixed while the strong jobs growth was outweighed by the disappointing unemployment. NZD/USD has started out the week in consolidation of the bullish extension beyond th ...

No signs of stress in response to new US/China tariffs – TDS

Analysts at TD Securities noted how markets traded with a risk on tone during last week's closing sessions. Key Quotes: "Markets traded with a risk-on tone into the weekend." "North American equities showed no signs of stress in response to new US/China tariffs, with the S& ...

Market wrap: US dollar underperformed all the majors – Westpac

Analysts at Westpac Banking Corporation explained that markets read the US jobs data as mixed (strong job growth but disappointing unemployment and earnings), pushing the US dollar lower. Key Quotes: "Equity markets liked the report, though, the S&P 500 closing up 0.9%. June non-far ...

Global market snapshot: positive for bonds and stocks – ANZ

Analysts at ANZ Bank New Zealand Limited offered their market wrap for Friday's close. Key Quotes: "The euro was firmer following the better German industrial production data for May in what were quiet post July 4 holiday markets." "Financia ...

Israel stocks higher at close of trade; TA 35 up 0.45%

Investing.com – Israel stocks were higher after the close on Sunday, as gains in the Biomed, Insurance and Technology sectors led shares higher. At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 rose 0.45%. The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were OPKO Health Inc (TA:OPK), which rose 8.41% or 146 ...

Israel stocks higher at close of trade; TA 35 up 0.45%

Investing.com – Israel stocks were higher after the close on Sunday, as gains in the Biomed, Insurance and Technology sectors led shares higher. At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 gained 0.45%. The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were OPKO Health Inc (TA:OPK), which rose 8.41% or 146 ...

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