Consumer sentiment in the U.S. settled back to a four-month low in May amid less-favorable buying conditions for homes and big-ticket items, according to a University of Michigan report Friday. Sentiment remains elevated by historical […]
While Ray Dalio initially praised Trump after his election, the founder of the world’s biggest hedge fund subsequently grew increasingly concerned and sour on the president, warning that populism is “more likely than not to […]
Geithner’s idea was politely rejected. But what he tried to do highlighted the level of concern among policymakers over the growth in global current account and trade imbalances since 2000. These political concerns have intensified […]
Asian shares fell as Donald Trump ordered a Section 232 probe on auto imports and his meeting with North Korea was further placed into jeopardy. Is the Nikkei 225 reversing?
The markets were unnerved as Donald Trump initiated a probe on auto imports and his meeting with North Korea seemed more unlikely. USD/JPY technicals hint at more declines ahead.
The willingness of investors to take on more risk looks set to decline further, hitting EURUSD, as trade war fears return following the latest comments by Donald Trump.
Asian equity markets were broadly lower thanks to Donald Trump’s apparent dissatisfaction with progress in US/China trade negotiations
We had a fairly subdued end to what has been a pretty eventful week characterised by additional oil market (and broader commodity price) strength linked to Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Iran […]
John Bolton, Donald Trump’s hawkish National Security Adviser, on Sunday warned European companies they would face sanctions if they continued working in Iran, raising the prospect of a transatlantic rift over how to handle Tehran. […]
In a presidency that has shown little regard for conventional institutional norms, how can one explain Donald Trump’s completely reasonable appointments to the Federal Reserve Board? The most recent nominations, Columbia professor Richard Clarida and […]