Week Ahead – Turning a Corner on COVID-19

Investors buoyed by apparent deceleration It’s been an eventful start to the year and not exactly in the way than anyone would have anticipated even two months ago. Once again, once the initial panic has passed, investors have taken the spread of COVID-19 in their stride, a little too much you could argue. The initial […]

US open – COVID-19, earnings, data, gold, oil

Markets coast into the weekend A flat start brings an end to yet another eventful week, as traders continue to weigh up just how detrimental COVID-19 will be to the global economy. Source – Thomson Reuters Eikon It’s been interesting to watch investors navigate their way through this crisis as it was evident very early on […]

European update – COVID-19, Ramaphosa, gold, oil

Markets stumble on latest COVID-19 numbers It seems stock markets are not entirely immune to the effects of COVID-19, but they are putting up quite a fight in the face of more distressing figures on Wednesday. Source – Thomson Reuters Eikon Europe is trading back in the red in early trade after China reported a sharp […]

Europe Update – COVID-19, Fed, Gold, Oil, Bitcoin

Investors See Light at the End of the Tunnel There’s no stopping these markets, it seems, with Europe back in record territory on the tiniest sliver of good news in regard to the, newly-named, COVID-19. Source – Thomson Reuters Eikon Stock market investors are relentless, their ability to see the bull in any situation rivals only […]

Bitcoin – The comeback kid

Bitcoin making a comeback Bitcoin is on the rise again on Tuesday, breaking back above $11,000 is hitting new highs for the year as it continues it’s remarkable comeback. Bitcoin is now up around 50% from its lows earlier this month and if history is anything to go by, there’s no reason why it can’t […]

Gold – Can anything stop the rally?

No stopping Gold it seems Gold is flying once again as it looks to extend its winning streak to six days and build on the almost 7% gains it’s made in that time. Gold Daily Chart OANDA fxTrade Advanced Charting Platform All you have to do is look at a US dollar chart to see […]