Euro
The euro was bid on Monday as the EU referendum looms, with the latest polls showing a slight lean toward 'Remain' again. London - The euro advanced on Monday and the EUR/USD pair was trading around $1.1360, booking a 0.75% profit during the London session. A major turnaround in risk sentiment...
New Zealand Dollar
The positive sentiment returned to the markets and the NZD/USD pair capitalized on it, pushing through the $0.71 mark and rising sharply. London - The so-called kiwi was trading 1% stronger during the London session on Monday and the NZD/USD pair was rising beyond the $0.71 mark and hovering slightly...
British Pound vs US Dollar
The British pound rose sharply at the open in Asia on Monday morning after a weekend Brexit phone poll put the 'Remain' vote ahead of the 'Leave' camp, just days before Britons are set to take to the voting booths. London - BMG Research's final Brexit poll before official voting...
London Stock Exchange
European stocks were moving steeply higher on Monday, as the latest poll saw the 'Remain' camp back in the lead ahead of Thursday's UK referendum on the EU. London - Stock markets across Europe were surging on Monday, amid growing optimism the upcoming Brexit referendum will see Britain remain part...
London Stock Exchange
European shares rallied on Monday with the beaten down banking sector leading as renewed hope that Britain would to vote to stay in the EU spurred investors bank into risky assets. The pan-European STOXX 600 and FTSEurofirst 300 indexes both rose nearly 3 percent. They are still down about 10...
Oil Prices Rise
Oil extended gains in Asian trading on Monday as a weaker dollar and easing worries over Britain's possible exit from the European Union helped support crude prices. London Brent crude for August delivery was up 48 cents at $49.65 a barrel by 0455 GMT, after settling up $1.98, or 4.2...
Asian Shares
Asian stocks gained across the board on Monday as fears that Britain would vote to leave the European Union abated a little, aiding a recovery in both sterling and investor risk appetite. Safe-haven assets and currencies like gold, government bonds and the yen retreated. Spreadbetters expected equities to remain on the...
Brexit Fears
If Britons vote to take their country out of the European Union on June 23, no corner of the global financial market complex will emerge unscathed. The invisible thread that links assets as diverse as gold, bank stocks, the Japanese yen and government bonds would be yanked sharply by Brexit,...
London Stock Exchange
Britain's top share index rose from a four-month low on Friday, as stocks that have been hardest hit by concerns over a possible British exit from the EU rebounded after campaigning was suspended following the killing of a British lawmaker. The FTSE 100 rose 70.61 points, or 1.2 percent, to...
Stock Market Janet Yellen FOMC
Wall Street stayed subdued on Friday, driven by Brexit uncertainty and the falling technology sector, while investors eyed housing data in the morning. New York - US equity indices remained in negative territory on Friday amid mixed housing updates and bouncing oil prices, while the anxiety ahead of next week's...