Top 5 things to know today in financial markets
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Thursday, January 18:
1. Bitcoin Storms Back Above $10,000 After Selloff
The prices of major...Global Business
The U.S. will see a relatively quiet week in terms of economic releases, with a report on the housing sector expected to draw the most attention.
With little economic data expected during the holiday-shortened week, earnings could be the main event for markets with many large financial institutions reporting.
U.S. markets will...Global Business
5 key factors for the markets on Friday
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Friday, January 5:
1. Traders wait for solid jobs growth
The U.S. Labor Department will release its December nonfarm payrolls (NFP) report at 8:30AM ET (13:30GMT) on Friday with markets prepped to receive a...Global Business
5 key factors for the markets on Thursday
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Thursday, January 4:
1. Jobs data centers attention
While traders wait for the publication of the U.S. monthly nonfarm payrolls on Friday, they’ll digest other tidbits showing the state of...
With the end of the year fast approaching, an uneven economic outlook poses numerous risks that could spur significant volatility across financial assets. To help outline the major areas of opportunity this next month, FBS analysts have dug deep into the developments that could change the math for investors seeking to take advantage of...
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Monday, Thursday 21:
1. Market focus on confirmation of 3.3% growth
The U.S. is to release final figures on third quarter economic growth at 8:30AM ET (13:30GMT) Thursday.
The data is expected to confirm that the economy expanded by 3.3% in the three months...
The final reading of third-quarter U.S. growth will be the main focus for global financial markets this week, as investors begin to wind down trading activity before the Christmas and New Year holidays.
Elsewhere, traders will pay close attention to a monetary policy decision due in Japan amid speculation the Bank of Japan will lag...
It’s a monster week for central bank meetings across the globe, with most of the focus falling on Wednesday's Federal Reserve's meeting, where it is expected to raise interest rates by a quarter point.
Europe's top two central banks, the European Central Bank and Bank of England, will also hold their final meetings of the year this...
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Thursday, November 30:
1. OPEC Meeting Kicks Off
Oil ministers from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and officials from other major global producers, most importantly Russia, will meet in Vienna to decide whether to extend their current...
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Monday, November 27:
1. Global stocks attempt to shake off Chinese share slump
Global stocks sought to shake off the bearish sentiment in Chinese stocks on Monday as the Shanghai Composite chalked up its biggest three-day decline since June 2016, despite a...