China PMI

Chinese Growth Concerns Weigh on Equities

May 5, 2014

There are holiday closures today in Britain for a spring bank holiday, Japan for Children’s Day (part of Golden Week) and Mexico for Cinco de Mayo. The main market mover has been a disappointing Chinese manufacturing purchasing managers survey, whose April reading of 48.1 was revised down from a preliminary indication of 48.3 to near […] More

Spotlight on Greece and China

July 4, 2011

Currency movements were limited overnight, reflecting a loss of leadership due to U.S. Independence Day closure.  The dollar is 0.5% higher against the Aussie dollar and shows other gains of 0.2% relative to the Swiss franc and 0.1% versus the euro and Canadian dollar.  The greenback is down 0.2% against the kiwi and sterling and […] More

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