# Donald Trump

#Donald Trump

Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is an American politician, businessman, and former television personality. He is the 45th President of the United States.

Asian Stocks

Stocks pressured by report on Trump probe, Fed hike, soft U.S. data

U.S. stock futures and Asian shares slid on Thursday, hit by soft U.S. economic data, a relatively hawkish Fed and a media report that U.S. President Donald Trump is being investigated...
City of London

ECB and Comey testimony in focus as UK goes to the polls

This week has seen European equity markets drift off, crude oil prices tumble and gold prices hit six-week highs, as investors adopt a safety-first position ahead of today's UK election vote, ECB...
Europe

Euro Likely to Remain Fairly Neutral in the Week Ahead

The Euro had a resoundingly positive week as the pair reacted to slipping greenback sentiment following a rise in U.S. political risk. In particular, news that President Trump might have attempted to...
Donald Trump

Stock markets slip after US President shares classified information

US dollar index and global stocks fell on reports that US President Donald Trump revealed classified information to Russia. The U.S. dollar and global stock markets sold off this week as investors...
Gold

Trump becomes Gold’s best friend

Gold swiftly regained its safe haven lustre on Wednesday after wave upon wave of uncertainty swirling around Donald Trump weathered risk sentiment. Concerns have skyrocketed over the current political turmoil in the...
Donald Trump

‘Trump Trade’ turns to trepidation as investors unwind

Investors were shelving rosy hopes for U.S. tax reform and rethinking strategies premised on Donald Trump's economic growth promises on Wednesday, as the President faced his loudest criticism yet over possible...
Donald Trump

Risk Off Mode Amid Investors While Trump Engulfed In Turmoil

Trump is sitting on a hot seat once again while investors question impeachment The dollar weakness helping the euro to stay strong Today is a risk off trade for investors as Mr Trump...
Donald Trump

Trump fires FBI Director Comey, setting off U.S. political storm

U.S. President Donald Trump ignited a political firestorm on Tuesday by firing FBI Director James Comey, who had been leading an investigation into the Trump 2016 presidential campaign's possible collusion with...
Donald Trump

Dollar lower after Trump tax plan outline disappoints; euro steady ahead of ECB

US Treasury yields turned lower and the dollar trimmed recent gains versus the yen, helping gold recover from a two-week low. US President Donald Trump made his tax plan announcement on Wednesday,...
Donald Trump

Stocks rally on Trump’s tax reforms

The US stocks were resuscitated after the White House announced that the US corporate taxes will be cut by 15% as part of Donald Trump’s ‘major’ fiscal plans. According to the latest...
US Dollar

Markets Rattled By Higher Volatility But Wait There is More To This

*Trump made headlines again which pushed the dollar lower *VIX spike may be sending a wrong signal The sentiment in the markets is generally adverse today. The current risk factor has a wide...
Donald Trump

Trump U-turns & Dollar weakness fails to support Rand and Lira

The recent escalation of geopolitical risks dominating the financial market headlines has been briefly removed from investors’ radars after US President Donald Trump once again took the markets by surprise. This time,...
Donald Trump

Dollar extends losses on Trump comments; aussie jumps after solid Australian jobs report

The dollar weakened further today after US President Donald Trump said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal that the greenback is “getting too strong”. The Australian dollar was a...
Donald Trump

Trump U-Turns, Dollar Tumbles

The Greenback and U.S. Treasury yields continued to fall early Thursday, after Trump’s comments to the Wall Street Journal that the dollar is getting too strong. According to the U.S. President, he’s...
Donald Trump

‘Hurricane Trump’ is back; the dollar slumps

After a few weeks of relative calm, the ‘Trump hurricane’ is back to disrupt the tranquillity in the currency markets. The US dollar weakened against most of its G10 peers last night...
Donald Trump

Geopolitical risks, additional factor to consider the week ahead

A U.S. missile strike in Syria, a weaker than expected jobs report, and Fed planning to shrink its balance sheet, all did little to move markets significantly last week. U.S. stocks fluctuated...
Donald Trump

Trump trade on the rocks?

Donald Trump’s healthcare failure has been taken pretty badly by investors. Stocks were in the red across Europe on Monday as markets reacted to the ditching of legislation that was designed...
Theresa May

Trump’s Setback Pulls Markets Lower, Theresa May Under Focus

The dollar weakens as Trump faces another setback which has pulled the investor sentiment lower while Theresa May comes under the spotlight as she files for Brexit We often hear the term,...
Stocks Trader

Reflation trade took its first hit, is Trumps’ honeymoon over?

U.S. equities suffered their worst weekly performance since the U.S. election back in November. The S&P 500 declined 1.44%, the Dow Jones industrial average lost 318 points, and the heavy tech...
Donald Trump

Trump healthcare failure gives the market a cold

The decline in US stocks last week was the biggest one week decline since last year’s US election, and it surely reflects some concern that the optimism about President Trump’s various...
Japanese Yen

Dollar edges up above 111 yen ahead of healthcare vote in US House

The dollar was slightly higher in Friday’s Asian session, halting a nine-day slide against the yen, as US Treasury yields rose. Markets received some clarity on the US House of Representatives...
Donald Trump

Fed Speeches and Health Care Prominent

Sterling and FTSE relation reversing before Theresa May triggers the article 50. The Fed speeches and the US health care bill going to bring more volatility for the market. Today will be...
Donald Trump

Trump rally to be tested by healthcare vote

A growing sense of caution has gripped the financial markets this week with investors on standby ahead of Thursday’s key healthcare vote in Congress which may thoroughly test the Trump bump. Uncertainty...
Donald Trump

Trump tax cut doubts hit stocks, lifts yen vs. dollar

Growing doubts U.S. President Donald Trump will be able to deliver on a promise of tax cuts that has powered stocks markets to record highs pushed shares lower on Wednesday and...
Japanese Yen

Strong buying in Yen on US concerns

The USD hit the brakes today, as the market looked unhappy on the US uncertainty around the health care reforms that are struggling to gain any traction, despite all of this,...
Donald Trump

Dollar slides as investors fear delay in Trump fiscal plans

Risk aversion in the markets led to safe haven demand, helping the yen strengthen and the dollar index fall below 100. Sterling was one of the best performing major currencies after...
US Stock Market

US equities take a tumble

US equities tumbled last night, as the FBI probe called President Trump’s credibility into question again. That catalysed a new wave of concerns on whether the new administration can deliver on its...
Donald Trump

Markets ignoring political risks

Markets were unmoved by yesterday’s political risk events. Donald Trump's job approval rating took a hit, declining to 37% according to the Gallup poll. The U.S. President took another hit from...
US Stocks

Big Swings in Stocks and USD on Trump and Fed talk

March is off to a strong start for stock markets around the world. US index futures are up 0.4% to 0.6% with the NASDAQ leading the charge. Overseas markets have been...
Trader Stocks

Global stocks mixed as Trump offers few policy details, dollar firms on rate talk

U.S. stock futures pared gains on Wednesday on disappointment that President Donald Trump did not offer further details on his plans for infrastructure spending and tax reforms, but the dollar firmed...

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Oil edges up, but still set for worst first half performance in 20 years

Oil
Oil edged up on Friday, recovering some of the steep falls earlier in the week, but crude...

Oil-linked currencies gain with the commodity’s rise; dollar retreats

Brent Oil
As the Asian trading session is coming to a close, the dollar is modestly down while commodity-linked...

Will Silver be Impacted by Rising Fed Hawkishness?

Silver
Silver has continued to see concerted selling pressure as price action remains trapped within the confines of...

Is the USDJPY Rally Ready to Resume?

Japanese Yen
The Dollar Yen’s resurgence has been moderated over the past few days by the presence of the...

Markets: The Week Ahead 23rd June 2017

Euro
A snapshot view of the calendar for next week and commentary on potential catalyst of data of...
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