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  • Australia House Price Index Sinks 2.4% In Q4 March 19, 2019
    House prices in Australia were down 2.4 percent on quarter in the fourth quarter of 2018, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday - coming in at A$6.677 trillion. That missed expectations for a fall of 2.0 percent following the 1.5 percent decline in the three months prior. The capital city residential property price […]
  • *Australia House Prices -2.4% On Quarter, -5.1% On Year In Q4 March 19, 2019
    Australia House Prices -2.4% On Quarter, -5.1% On Year In Q4 The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
  • RBA Minutes On Tap For Tuesday March 18, 2019
    The Reserve Bank of Australia will on Tuesday release the minutes from its March 5 monetary policy meeting, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. At the meeting, the board voted to maintain the cash rate at the record low of 1.50 percent. The interest rate has remained at the current level since August […]
  • Dollar Exhibits Weakness Again March 18, 2019
    The U.S. dollar exhibited weakness against most major currencies on Monday, extending losses from previous session, amid speculation the Federal Reserve will sound dovish this week after concluding its monetary policy meeting on Wednesday. The dollar index dropped to a low of 96.38, and after recovering to 96.63, faltered again and was hovering around 96.50, […]
  • Oil Futures Recover After Early Losses, Settle Higher March 18, 2019
    Crude oil futures rebounded after early weakness and settled modestly higher on Monday, supported by OPEC-led production cuts and on U.S. sanctions against Iran and Venezuela. OPEC's de-facto leader Saudi Arabia said over the weekend that the alliance will "stay the course" on restricting output as inventories continued to remain high. A report from the […]
  • Treasuries Close Little Changed Following Choppy Trading Day March 18, 2019
    Treasuries showed a lack of direction over the course of the trading session on Monday before ending the day slightly lower. Bond prices spent most of the trading day lingering near the unchanged line. Subsequently, the yield on the benchmark ten-year note, which moves opposite of its prices, crept up by less than a basis […]
  • Gold Futures Settle Marginally Lower March 18, 2019
    Gold prices edged lower on Monday as investors opted for riskier assets amid optimism about U.S.-China trade deal after reports said the two countries have made further "concrete progress" on the text of a final agreement. However, the decline was just marginal as the dollar stayed subdued ahead of the Federal Reserve's monetary policy meeting, […]
  • German Economy Unlikely To Rebound In Q1: Bundesbank March 18, 2019
    The German economy is unlikely to rebound in the first quarter as the manufacturing slowdown continued, the Bundesbank said Monday. "The economic situation remained subdued after the turn of the year," the Bundesbank said in its monthly report. While the manufacturing sector could remain the drag on growth for a third straight quarter, construction and […]
  • U.S. Homebuilder Confidence Holds Steady In March March 18, 2019
    Homebuilder confidence in the U.S. has held steady in the month of March, according to a report released by the National Association of Home Builders on Monday. The report said the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index came in at 62 in March, unchanged from February. Economists had expected the index to inch up to 63. […]
  • U.S. Dollar Slides Ahead Of Fed Meeting March 18, 2019
    The U.S. dollar drifted lower against its most major opponents in the European session on Monday, ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting due this week, with some investors expecting the policymakers to lower their interest rate forecasts for this year. The Fed announces its decision on Wednesday, with economists widely expecting it to keep […]
  • *U.S. Housing Market Index Unchanged At 62 In March March 18, 2019
    U.S. Housing Market Index Unchanged At 62 In March The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
  • UK Household Financial Wellbeing At 13-Month Low March 18, 2019
    UK households' assessment of their financial well-being fell to the lowest level in thirteen months in March, survey data from the IHS Markit showed on Monday. The IHS Markit Household Finance Index, or HFI, fell to 43.3 in March from 43.4 in February, marking the lowest reading since February 2018. Households' inclination towards major purchases […]
  • Czech Producer Price Inflation At 3-month High March 18, 2019
    Czech Republic's producer price inflation rose further in February, figures from the Czech Statistical Office showed on Monday. The producer price index rose 3.6 percent year-on-year in February, following a 2.9 percent rise in January. Economists had expected a 3.4 percent rise in price. The biggest increase was in manufacturing products when price rose 2.9 […]
  • Eurozone Trade Surplus Falls In January March 18, 2019
    Eurozone's merchandise trade surplus for January decreased sharply from a year ago with the pace of increase in imports outpacing that of exports. The trade surplus fell to EUR 1.5 billion in January from EUR 3.1 billion in the same month last year, figures from the euro area statistical office Eurostat showed on Monday. Exports […]
  • Pound Slides As May Cautions On New Brexit Vote March 18, 2019
    The pound fell against its major counterparts in the European session on Monday, after U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May cautioned that a planned Brexit vote due this week could be delayed, if she is unable to secure backing from lawmakers to get the deal approved through the House of Commons. In a last-ditch effort to […]
  • *Bundesbank: Manufacturing Slowdown Could Dampen Growth For Third Quarter Running March 18, 2019
    Bundesbank: Manufacturing Slowdown Could Dampen Growth For Third Quarter Running The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
  • *Bundesbank: German Economic Situation Remained Subdued At Turn Of Year March 18, 2019
    Bundesbank: German Economic Situation Remained Subdued At Turn Of Year The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
  • Singapore Exports Rebound In February March 18, 2019
    Singapore exports grew in February after declining sharply in the previous three months, figures from Enterprise Singapore showed on Monday. Non-oil domestic exports, or NODX, rose 4.9 percent year-on-year in February, after a 10.1 percent slump in January. Non-electronic NODX grew further by 9.4 percent in February, while electronic NODX declined by 8.0 percent. Exports […]
  • Gold Extends Gains For Second Day As Dollar Dips March 18, 2019
    Gold prices rose on Monday to extend gains from the previous session and the dollar edged lower, as weak U.S. data released on Friday cemented expectations the Federal Reserve could strike a dovish stance this week. Spot gold rose 0.2 percent to $1,305.12 per ounce while U.S. gold futures were up 0.15 percent at $1,304.85 […]
  • *Pound Slides To 5-day Low Of 0.8580 Against Euro March 18, 2019
    Pound Slides To 5-day Low Of 0.8580 Against Euro The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com