Weekly Market Overview (videos)


Currency rates fluctuations and price dynamics of other assets essentially depend on economic and political life in countries, industries and multinational corporations. Political, economic and financial news directly or indirectly affect the price dynamics. Therefore, regular monitoring of international news, publications of macro-statistic reports help in Forex and CFD trading.
Every week you have an opportunity to watch market overview on major world events with estimates of their influence on financial markets.

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US equity market retreated and the US dollar index of ICE London exchange added to last week’s gain as the Federal Reserve announced the start of its $4.5 trillion balance sheet reduction in October. The SP 500 inched up 0.1% and the ICE US dollar index rose 0.4% for the week.

The SP 500 closed at record highs three sessions in a row Monday through Wednesday, reversing gains Thursday and closing marginally higher Friday despite North Korea’s threat to test a hydrogen bomb in Pacific Ocean over...

18/9/2017

US stock market and the US dollar index of ICE London exchange resumed growth as the damage from Hurricane Irma appeared less severe than feared. The SP 500 ended the week 1.5% higher and the US dollar index inched up 0.5% for the week.

The SP 500 jumped 1.1% Monday and closed at record highs two sessions in a row next two days as concerns about hurricane...

11/9/2017

US stock markets and the US dollar index of ICE London exchange fell last week as investors assessed the damage from Hurricane Harvey with Hurricane Irma approaching Florida. The SP 500 ended the week 0.6% lower and the US dollar index lost 1.6% for the week.

The SP 500 fell Tuesday after Labor Day holiday as investors had a chance to react to North...

4/9/2017

US stock markets extended gains last week in thin trading and the US dollar index of ICE London exchange recovered as upgraded second quarter economic growth boosted market sentiment aided also by President Trump’s much less stern response “all options are on the table” after North Korea fired a missile over Japanese airspace as investors assessed...

28/8/2017

US stock markets advanced last week in thin trading while the US dollar index of ICE futures exchange inched lower as no new details were revealed about future monetary policies of the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank at Jackson Hole symposium. The SP 500 ended the week 0.7% higher and the US dollar index fell 1% for the week. While President...

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