Japan Foreign investment in Japan stocks up to ¥835.7B in August 31 from previous ¥-519.8B

Japan Foreign bond investment down to ¥379.9B in August 31 from previous ¥1505B

Fed to hike five more times to the end of 2019 – Goldman Sachs

Analysts at Goldman Sachs are calling for an increasing pace of rate hikes from the US Federal Reserve, with potential to see the number rise as the hawkish central bank battles rising inflation within the US. Key highlights GS analysts have noted three key takeaways from the US Fed' ...

GBP/JPY hoping to build a base from 148.00

The Yen takes a break, gives the Sterling a chance to step back up on the week. Thin Asia-Pacific markets amidst Chinese holidays leaves the Guppy exposed to volatile lurches. The GBP/JPY managed to eke out a gain on Wednesday in rough trading, clipping the 148.50 region before settling bac ...

US yields shot higher, USD catches up – AmpGFX

Greg Gibbs, Founder, Analyst, & PM at Amplifying Global FX Capital Pty Ltd, an Australian financial services company, explained that US yields shot higher Wednesday after 10-year yields rose above previous highs for the year.   Key Quotes: "While rising US yields haven’ ...

AUD/USD pinned to 0.71 on rising Greenback

Greenback up, everything else down as hawkish Fed teases faster, harder rate hikes. Aussie Trade Balance today will mix poorly with low-volume markets with China still on holidays. The AUD/USD has tumbled back into 2018 lows near the 0.7100 barrier as the US Dollar continues to rise against th ...

Gold: Fed Powell adding to the recipe for lower prices

Spot gold has been sliding to a $1,196 low in early Asia on the back of very late NY session comments from Fed's chair Powell who sent the dollar onto the 96 handle with hawkish rhetoric after a US session that printed strong US economic data once again. Gold currently trades a ...

Market moving key US data reviewed – Nomura

Analysts at Nomura offered a review of the key market moving US data from overnight. Key Quotes: ADP private employment: "The ADP report for September came in pretty strong at +230k and implies increased upside risk for our forecast for September BLS employment report. The manufacturin ...

Peru stocks higher at close of trade; S&P Lima General up 0.66%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Non-Metal Minerals, S&P Lima Juniors and Industrials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General rose 0.66% to hit a new 1-month high. The best performers of the session on the ...

GBP/USD sinks to fresh

GBP/USD is making a trip downtown on the latest remarks from Federal Reserve governor Powell who has sent the dollar to the heavens and highest levels since late August on the 96 handle. Good old-fashioned fundamentals with respect to interest rate differentials driving the marke ...

Breaking News: US: 10-year T-Bond Yield surges to new 7-year high at 3.184%

Following the hawkish remarks from Jerome Powell, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the 10-year US Treasury Bond Yield surged to its highest level since July of 2011 at 3.184%.  Speaking at The Atlantic Festival, Powell said that rates were stil ...

Fed’s Powell: Not really seen any impact yet from trade disputes

Additional comments from Jerome Powell, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, continue to cross the wires with key quotes, via Reuters, found below. Not really seen any impact yet from trade disputes. Fed doesn't do trade policy, focuses on its mandate. Did no ...

EUR/USD Technical Analysis: EUR/USD falling below 1.1500 figure

EUR/USD bears are taking over the market as EUR/USD is now set to close the day below the key 1.1530 support and now trading bleow 1.1500 figure. The break below 1.1500 can open the gates to further losses towards 1.1400 figure.  EUR/USD is trading below its main simple movin ...