Morning Notes

 

Markets and E.M Currencies slip after FED announcement

17/06/2021 Asian stocks and U.S. futures have declined this morning after Federal Reserve officials sped up their expected pace of policy tightening. An MSCI gauge of Asian shares was on track for its biggest slide in a month, though the number of stocks that rose and...

Asia Stocks Mixed as Commodities Drop, led by Copper

15/06/2021 Asian stocks trade mixed today after their U.S. peers closed at a record and a bond rally stalled ahead of a key Federal Reserve meeting. Commodities are softer led lower by copper. RBC cuts AGL saying its facing headwinds that could cause its shares to...

Stocks Mixed, Futures Edge Up; Yields Hold Decline

11/06/2021 Asian stocks were mixed Friday after a rally in U.S. shares and Treasuries on bets that a jump in inflation is likely to be transitory, leaving scope for ongoing central- bank support. Equities edged up in Hong Kong and dipped in Japan and China. U.S....

U.S. Futures, Asia Stocks Rise as Treasuries Rally

10/06/2021 Most Asian markets are up this morning as U.S.-China talks helped sentiment and bolstered the offshore yuan. Treasuries rallied ahead of a U.S. inflation report that may provide clues on the monetary policy outlook. Traders are waiting to see if the...

Stocks Hover Near Record as Treasuries Held an Advance

09/06/2021 Asian stocks traded in narrow ranges Wednesday as investors digested data on price pressures to gauge the outlook for stimulus amid the recovery from the pandemic. Ten-year U.S. Treasuries held an advance. Shares slipped in Japan but edged up in China,...

Stocks Slip, U.S. Futures Pare Gains; Dollar Climbs

08/06/2021 A number of Asian stock markets slipped this morning as investors await more clues on whether the recovery from the pandemic will stoke price pressures and imperil loose monetary policy. The dollar climbed. Shares from Japan to Hong Kong pared or reversed...