On the data front, the ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment for Germany recorded an increase of 2.5 points in January 2019, and now stands at minus 15.0 points.
Tuesday 22nd January: Asian markets lower as IMF cuts global growth forecasts
Global Markets: Asian Stock Markets : Nikkei down 0.57%, Shanghai Composite down 1.28%, Hang Seng down 1.22%, ASX down 0.54% Commodities : Gold at $1278.65 (-0.31%), Silver at $15.23 (-1.08%), Brent Oil at $62.12 (-0.99%), WTI Oil at $53.58 (-0.85%) Rates : US 10-year yield at 2.754, UK 10-year yield at 1.324, Germany 10-year yield … Continue reading Tuesday 22nd January: Asian markets lower as IMF cuts global growth forecasts
Tuesday 22nd January: UK employment figures eyed in early London.
Technical signals on the bigger picture, as you can probably see, are mixed. Weekly flow portends further buying may be on the cards, while daily sellers are defending nearby supply.
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Friday 18th January: Asian markets higher on trade optimism
Asian stock markets, led by Japan, are in positive territory on Friday amid optimism that U.S.-China trade tensions may ease after the Wall Street Journal said the U.S. is considering lifting tariffs on Chinese goods.