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Weekly Market Overview (videos)

Currency rates fluctuations and price dynamics of other assets essentially depend on economic and political life in countries, industries and multinational corporations. Political, economic and financial news directly or indirectly affect the price dynamics. The refore, regular monitoring of international news, publications of macro-statistic reports help in Forex and CFD trading.
Every week you have an opportunity to watch market overview on major world events with estimates of their influence on financial markets.

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Retreat in global equity markets persisted after China imposed retaliatory tariffs on $60 billion worth of imports from US last week. And harsh rhetoric of Beijing after negotiations ended with no date set for continuing trade talks with US cast a pall on prospects of US -China trade deal. The S&P 500 extended losses 0.8% while the ICE US dollar index turned 0.7% higher last week.

Just one out of six major developed market stock indexes managed to rebound from sharp losses of previous week. Hang...

13/5/2019

Global equity market suffered a setback last week as the US raised duties on $200 billion of imports from China after President Trump blamed China for “breaking” the trade deal. Though Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He arrived in Washington Thursday and trade talks continued, the tariffs were raised to 25% from 10% on $200 billion Chines goods Friday...

6/5/2019

US equity market lost momentum last week after Federal Reserve chairman Powell undermined investors’ expectations of impending rate cuts. Powell told recent lower inflation was “transitory”, opening interpretations that policy makers believed inflation would soon head higher. The S&P 500 added 0.2%while the ICE US dollar index lost 0.6% giving...

29/4/2019

Earnings reports drove global markets last week, with technology shares advancing as industrials fell dragging stock indexes lower. The S&P 500 rebounded 1.2% to an all-time high as the GDP report revealed the US economy grew at an above expected annual rate of 3.2% in the first quarter, and the ICE US dollar index gained 0.7% while hitting two-year...

15/4/2019

Global equities extended gains last week as strong opening reports of the first earning season boosted investors risk appetite despite US threat to levy tariffs on $11 billion of EU products. The S&P 500 added 0.5% while the ICE US dollar index lost 0.5%.

Dow, FTSE 100 and Hang Seng out of six major developed market stock indexes ended marginally lower...