Weekly Summaries

Week Ahead – NFP Resets the Tone
July 8, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Market Overview It was a fully-charged week for the financial markets- a trade truce, tariffs threats on Europe, interest rate expectations, and EU top jobs. However, the main catalyst was the Nonfarm Payrolls. ...

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Weekly Summary – Eyes on Nonfarm Payrolls
July 5, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Weekly Summary  Trade Truce The week started with a bang of optimism after the trade truce was announced at the G20 summit. The US President took a softer approach and allowed American firms to sell technology...

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Week Ahead – A Trade Truce
July 1, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Market Overview Last week was revolved around the G20 summit whereby major world leaders were supposed to meet to discuss global economic challenges. All eyes were on President Trump and Xi meeting, but the focu...

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Week Ahead – The G20 Summit
June 24, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Market Overview After a relatively buoyant week, the attention switched to the intensifying tensions between the US and Iran after a US drone was shot on Friday. Stock markets closed lower on Friday while safe-h...

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Weekly Summary – Dovish Central Banks
June 21, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Weekly Summary  This week we saw the global run towards easing policies. Major central banks like the ECB, Fed, and the RBA have struck dovish statements which put a bid under the global stock market. Moneta...

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Week Ahead – Central Banks
June 17, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Market Overview A fragile geopolitical environment and a slowing global economic growth are keeping investors on edge. The attention will remain on the tensions between the US and China leading to the G20 summit...

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Weekly Summary
June 14, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Geopolitical risks dominated headlines this week. Tariffs threats and broken relationships, European populism and risks emanating from Iran are keeping investors on edge. A fragile geopolitical environment and ...

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Week Ahead – Central Banks and Non-Farm payrolls
June 3, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Market Overview It was a bad month for investors with the threats of tariffs roaring in the financial markets. The European and US stock markets fell further in the red on Friday after President Trump announced ...

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May: A Month of Negative News
May 31, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets May: A Month of Negative News May is the first month in 2019, which caused global stocks to fall in negative territory. As of writing, major equity indices are poised to finish the month in the red. The movem...

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Week Ahead – Geopolitics and Trade Tensions
May 27, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Market Overview Geopolitics and trade tensions rattled the markets throughout last week. We saw a rebound on Friday in the stock markets on some positive trade comments that allowed risk sentiment to take contro...

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Weekly Summary – China’s Major Tech Companies
May 24, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets US- China Trade Tensions Trade tensions are taking new dimensions with China’s major technology companies dominating headlines and weighing heavily on risk sentiment. As we progressed through the week, the mar...

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Week Ahead – Australia’s Unexpected Election Outcome
May 20, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Market Overview It was a hectic week with ratcheting trade tensions, and investors were caught in the tug-of-war between China and the US. The Trump administration is ramping up pressure on Huawei while on China...

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Weekly Summary – Trade Tensions Lingers
May 17, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Trade Tensions Lingers It was another hectic week with trade tensions at the forefront of investors’ minds. The week started with more threatening tweets from President Trump, while China retaliated with more ...

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Week Ahead – Retaliation from China?
May 13, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets This week , the focus will remain on the trade tensions between China and the US. Monday morning has kicked off with President Trump’s tweets on how China is “ripping off America”. Investors will likely b...

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Weekly Summary – The Clock is Ticking
May 10, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets The Clock is Ticking - Brexit and Tariffs Trade tensions and Brexit noises reverberated across the global markets this week. The simmering frictions between Washington have been rattled the global stock mark...

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