A response to the very poor Australian weekly consumer confidence survey out earlier
Data and my response is here:
Australia – ANZ Roy Morgan Weekly Consumer Confidence 109.2 (prior 111.7)
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U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis statement
– “I have directed the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to make preparations to carry out the president’s strategy” Mattis said in a statement
via Reuters —
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US President Trump speaking on US Afghanistan strategy
– Will not talk about numbers of troops or plans for further military activities
– Conditions on the ground, not arbitrary timetables, will guide our strategy
He’s been talking for a whil…
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The reference rate for the CNY against the USD
In open market operations, the People’s Bank of China:
– to inject 40 bn yuan via 7 day reverse repos
Net drain of 10bn yuan in OMOs
The post PBOC sets USD/CNY central rate at 6.6597 (vs. y…
An ancient tapestry depicting Jesus Christ was seized in Turkey’s southern Adana province on Monday, a police source said. The source, speaking on condition of anonymity due to restrictions over speaking to the media, said that the artifact was seized during a raid on a residential address in Seyhan district. The police found the tapestry hidden in a bedroom closet, and arrested the owner of the house, M.P., his son, H.P. and another suspect, M.A. on suspicion of artifact smuggling. Before the raid, the police were following the suspects upon a tipoff, and saw them declining to sell an “artifact” for 500,000 Turkish liras (around $143,000), the source added. During the raid, the police also confiscated a pump-action rifle, two knives, […]
Oil prices fell yesterday by nearly two per cent, pulling back from last week’s rally built on signs the global market is starting to rebalance from chronic …
Oil prices inched up early on Tuesday, lifted by indications that supply is tightening, especially in the United States.The post Oil prices edge up on signs of gradually tightening market appeared first on NASDAQ.
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Trump to be speaking on Afghanistan strategy, he is expected to announce a deployment of more troops there
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AUD/JPY also higher
There is no fresh news nor data to move the yen, but USD/JPY is trading 25-odd point higher in past minutes. Stop loss buyers are said to be clustered above 109.50, which makes sense. There is long way to go until there tho…