20 March, 2020 09:26
Gold: Marks three-day losing streak, towards $1,450, despite fresh risk-off
Gold prices remain on the back foot amid broad US dollar strength. The fresh coronavirus headlines from the UK and US renew risk aversion but the shift to safe-haven flows help the greenback. Combat against the virus can offer fresh impulse, the economic calendar will provide intermediate bounces.
28 February, 2020 16:06
Coronavirus Impact: S&P 500, DAX, Gold and Crude Oil Outlook
The spread of the Coronavirus has prompted a sharp deterioration in risk appetite with equity markets tumbling, which in turn has seen investors seek safety in gold. Alongside this, oil prices have descended into bear market territory, consequently, pushing global inflation expectations lower and thus markets have repriced the likelihood of continued central bank easing. However, while volatility across various assets have soared, we put these moves into context based on previous virus outbreaks.
02 September, 2019 16:36
US dollar breaks to peaks
As it was expected Beijing and Washington interchanged new import duties which were considered as the next phase of the trade conflict. US President Donald Trump has once again stated that US-based companies should look for alternatives to Chinese material.