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Be sure to be up to date with our wrap of market movements and events for the day just gone.

GO Daily News

Be sure to be up to date with our wrap of market movements and events for the day just gone.

Today in Asia – A Brighter Day for Asian Stocks

Equity Markets Another day of mixed performance across Asia. Major equity indices in Asia managed to trend higher despite renewed fears around global growth and trade news. Australian equity benchmark closed in the green today but was swinging from positive to negative territory throughout the session. NAB ended its pledge and joined other major...

January 24, 2019
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GO Daily News: Thursday 24/01/19

Key upcoming events (Platform time) 01:50 Foreign Investment in Japan stocks (Japan) 02:30 Employment Change, Participation Rate and Unemployment Rate (Australia) 07:00 Leading Economic Index (Japan) 10:30 Markit Manufacturing and Services PMI (Germany) 11:00 Markit Manufacturing, Services & Composite PMI (Eurozone) 14:45 ECB Interest Rate De...

January 24, 2019
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European Round-Up: Wednesday 23rd January

Economic News Releases United States MBA Mortgage Applications (January) at -2.7% vs. previous of -13.5% Canada Retail Sales Month-on-Month (November) at -0.9% vs. -0.6% forecast United States House Price Index Month-on-Month (November) at 0.4% vs. 0.3% forecast Euro-Zone Consumer Price Index (January) at -7.9 vs. -6.5 forecast To keep u...

January 23, 2019
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Today in Asia – Attention was on Japan!

Equity Markets Risk sentiment in the financial markets was dented by the poor performance on Wall Street yesterday. Investors are flying to safety over the bearish headlines. However, as the day progresses in the Asian session, we saw the Asian stocks reversing some earlier losses. The ASX200 clocked another day of losses and fell by 26 points. ...

January 23, 2019
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GO Daily News: Wednesday 23/01/19

Key upcoming events (Platform time) 01:50 Merchandise Trade Balance, Imports and Exports (Japan) 04:00 BoJ Interest Rate Decision, Monetary Policy Statement and Press Conference (Japan) 06:30 All Industry Activity Index (Japan) 15:30 Retail Sales (Canada) 24h World Economic Forum Equity Markets - IMF: “A Number of Flashpoints” The renewed op...

January 22, 2019
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European Round-Up: Tuesday 22nd January

Economic News Releases United Kingdom Average Earnings including Bonus 3M/Year-on-Year (November) higher at 3.4% vs. 3.3% forecast United Kingdom ILO Unemployment Rate 3M (November) at 4.0% vs. 4.1% forecast United States Existing Home Sales Month-on-Month (December) at -6.4% vs. -1.5% forecast To keep up to date with the upcoming economic...

January 22, 2019
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Today in Asia – Global Growth and Trade

Equity Markets The recent upbeat mood is marred by the latest trade news, the Huawei’s case and growth warnings from IMF. IMF downgraded growth forecasts for big developed countries like US, China, Canada and the Eurozone area while India, Japan and Brazil were among the few countries to have received a forecast upgrade. Risk sentiment took ...

January 22, 2019
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GO Daily News: Tuesday 22/01/19

Key upcoming events (Platform time) 11:30 Average Earnings, Unemployment Rate, Claimant Count and Public Sector Net Borrowing (UK) 12:00 Zew Survey- Economic and Current Situation (Germany) 17:00 Existing Home Sales (US) 24h World Economic Forum Equity Markets - IMF: “A Number of Flashpoints” Wall Street was closed for a holiday. Trade optim...

January 22, 2019
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European Round-Up: Monday 21st January

No economic news to mention from today. To keep up to date with the upcoming economic events click here for our Economic Calendar. Forex Pound Sterling stronger against all major currencies in today’s session despite the uncertainty surrounding the Brexit process. Theresa May gave a speech in the Parliament today, dismissing a call for another...

January 21, 2019
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European Round-Up: Friday 18th January

Economic News Releases Canada Consumer Price Index Month-on-Month (December) at -0.1% vs. -0.4% forecast Canada Consumer Price Index Year-on-Year at 2.0% vs. 1.7% forecast United States Industrial Production Month-on-Month (December) at 0.3% vs. 0.2% forecast United States Manufacturing Production (December) at 1.1% vs. 0.3% forecast Un...

January 18, 2019
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European Round-Up: Thursday 17th January

Economic News Releases Quiet day on the economic data front today. Euro-Zone Consumer Price Index Core Year-on-Year in line with forecast at 1.0% Euro-Zone Consumer Price Index Month-on-Month at 0.0% vs. forecast of 0.0% Euro-Zone Consumer Price Index Year-on-Year at 1.6% vs. 1.6% forecast United States Initial Jobless Claims lower at 21...

January 17, 2019
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Today in Asia – Mixed Performance in Asia

Equity Markets Despite the upbeat momentum on Wall Street following the strong earnings report from the US banks, Asian stocks are struggling to build on the positive sentiment and find upside traction. Huawei is back in the news and is weighing on risk sentiment. As of writing, the Australian share market was climbing higher for a third consecut...

January 17, 2019
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GO Daily News: Thursday 17/01/19

Key upcoming events (Platform time) 02:00 Consumer Inflation Expectation, Home Loans, Investment Lending and New Home Sales (Australia) 05:20 Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda Speech (Japan) 12:00 Consumer Price Index (Eurozone) 15:30 Jobless Claims (US) 17:45 Fed’s Quarles Speech (US) 23:30 Business NZ PMI (New Zealand) 24h G20 Metting (Eurozone) ...

January 17, 2019
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European Round-Up: Wednesday 16th January

Economic News Releases Quiet day on the economic data front today. United Kingdom Consumer Price Index Month-on-Month (December) at 0.2% vs 0.2% forecast United Kingdom Consumer Price Index Year-on-Year (December) at 2.1% vs. 2.1% forecast United Kingdom Core Price Index Year-on-Year (December) at 1.9% vs. 1.8% forecast United Kingdom Hou...

January 16, 2019
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Today in Asia – Risk Reversal

Equity Markets China’s stimulus actions have lost its steam today, and Asian stocks were struggling to find a direction. The US government shutdown, Brexit noises and political instability in Europe are at the forefront of investors which are overshadowing sentiment in the equity markets. Investors stay vigilant and await more positive news to ...

January 16, 2019
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