Recent Blogs

FILTER POSTS

Category

Archive

Morning comment: Japan retail sales, Spanish inflation

Chris Scicluna
Mantas Vanagas
  • After Jay Powell's comments provided support to investor sentiment, Japan's retail sales data surprised on the upside but Spain's inflation data were significantly weaker than expected.

Categories : 

Morning comment: German confidence & Aussie construction ahead of Powell

Chris Scicluna
Mantas Vanagas
  • Markets steady despite provocative Kudlow comments, while German consumer confidence and Aussie construction data disappointed. But all eyes will be on Jay Powell later today.

Categories : 

Morning comment, 27 Nov 18

Chris Scicluna
Emily Nicol
Mantas Vanagas
  • Monday's positive tone on Wall Street followed through to many markets in Asia despite further barbs from Trump on Chinese trade policy and another inconsequential government meeting on Italian fiscal policy. 

Categories : 

The week ahead, w/c 26 Nov

Chris Scicluna
Emily Nicol
Mantas Vanagas
  • An improved market tone ahead of an eventful week of monetary policy commentary, Xi-Trump talks, an Italian budget revision, more Brexit noise, and plenty of top-tier economic data.

Categories : 

Morning comment: Euro area flash PMIs, German GDP & Brexit

Chris Scicluna
Emily Nicol
  • While Japanese markets are closed for the Labour Thanksgiving holiday, Asian markets picked up the baton of negativity from European markets yesterday. Datawise, the focus will be on euro area flash PMIs, while Brexit will remain centre stage. 

Categories :