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Wed, 5 Aug 2020

Commodities

US EIA oil inventories preview: Crude rises on massive API draw

Crude and Brent oil have broken out of their recent trading ranges today, helped by data from the American Petroleum Institute that pointed to a huge draw in US stockpiles.

Written By:
Rewan Tremethick

Tue, 4 Aug 2020

US Presidential Election

What will happen to the US dollar if Trump wins re-election?

After years of threatening a devaluation, in the face of China’s own currency manipulation, President Trump recently indicated that he is now in favour of a strong dollar. Given the President’s inconsistency on the issue, and the current turbulent economic environment, what exactly would a second term entail for the most important currency in the world?

Written By:
Helen Thomas

Mon, 3 Aug 2020

US Presidential Election

Stay on top of the US Presidential Election 2020 with our new XRay show

Get the headlines and insight you need to trade the US Presidential Election with XRay, your dedicated in-platform streaming service on Marketsx.

Written By:
Rewan Tremethick

Sun, 2 Aug 2020

Week Ahead

Week Ahead: NFP in focus as US lockdowns threaten recovery hopes

Earnings season is coming to a close, but the Q3 report from Walt Disney will be closely watched this week. On an economic front, the RBA and BoE both hold monetary policy meetings, and Friday’s US nonfarm payrolls report threatens to keep markets volatile right up until the weekend.

Written By:
Rewan Tremethick

Thu, 30 Jul 2020

Equities
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US Presidential Election

Trump suggests delaying US Presidential Election, US GDP better than expected

US President Donald Trump has tweeted that the US Presidential Election 2020 should be delayed beyond November. US stock market futures paid little attention to the comment, but were 300 points in the red anyway after US growth and jobs data.

Written By:
Rewan Tremethick

Wed, 29 Jul 2020

Commodities

US EIA Oil Inventories Preview: Crude edges higher on surprise API draw

Crude and Brent oil continue to trade sideways today, with crude adding $0.38 and Brent up $0.40 to reclaim around half of yesterday’s losses.

Written By:
Rewan Tremethick

Tue, 28 Jul 2020

Forex

Here’s what to expect from this week’s FOMC meeting

The Federal Open Market Committee announces its latest monetary policy decisions and guidance on Wednesday. Blonde Money CEO Helen Thomas takes a look at what the Fed might hope to achieve with its latest meeting.

Written By:
Rewan Tremethick

Mon, 27 Jul 2020

Commodities

Watch our exclusive XRay Talk on gold and oil with commodities guru Phil Carr

Last week head of trading at The Gold and Silver Club Phil Carr joined Markets.com chief market analyst Neil Wilson to discuss the current state of the commodity markets and what’s on the horizon for gold and oil in the second half of the year.

Written By:
Rewan Tremethick

Sun, 26 Jul 2020

Week Ahead

Week Ahead: Massive week for earnings, Federal Reserve meeting on tap

Coming up this week – will the Federal Reserve lean on bond yields, and can Amazon, Alphabet, Apple and Facebook meet lofty expectations for earnings? 

Written By:
Neil Wilson

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