Zew Index Economic Sentiment

The first trading day of the week was lacking fundamentals. It had low liquidity and a low trading volume. However, the US Dollar ticked higher almost across the board. Today, a few economic figures will be released during the European and US sessions, which may have a medium impact on the markets. One of the main figures is the ZEW Economic Sen...

2016-10-11 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
China GDP

Looking over yesterday's trend, we can see that the AUD/USD pair traded modestly around the 0.6871 handle, having a hard time retracing the dip to 0.6865 due to the data release. According to latest data, China's economy in the 4th quarter of 2015 has fallen to 6.8%, under the 6.9% registered in the third quarter and also under the expected 6.9%...

2016-01-20 Kira Vessiari Read more
Market news

The lately comeback of the euro has sparked unease among European officials regarding the inflation, the commercial advantages of Germany, the competitiveness gained by others in relation to other partners outside the monetary union and the feeling that Frankfurt is in control. The publication of comments by the European Central Bank policy make...

2015-05-25 Orbex Read more
trading tools and educational information

The last few days were not busy with macroeconomic events, but still the market had reasons not to remain steady. The Japanese and Chinese capital markets received support for the ascending trend as the People's Bank of China lowered the reserve requirement ratio for all banks by 100 basis points to 18.5 percent. Also, market rumors emerged sayi...

2018-01-24 Orbex Read more
Germany

Key Notes: RBA meeting minutes released Germany ZEW economic sentiment 53.3 vs. 55.6 Eurozone ZEW economic sentiment 64.8 vs. 63.7 Later: Canada Wholesale sales Canada budget release With no major events scheduled during yesterday's US trading session, the markets opened today based off yesterday's theme with the Australian D...

2015-05-01 Orbex Read more