Archive for December 28th, 2018

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

December 28, 2018

Holiday Closures: New Year’s Day, which falls on Tuesday, is the most broadly experienced holiday in the world. Russia will be closed also on Monday and New Zealand on Wednesday. Japan is shut on Thursday and will close early¬† on Friday. Much of Switzerland will be observing Berchold’s Day on Wednesday. Central Banks: Minutes will […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Persistent Volatility as 2018 Winds Down

December 28, 2018

U.S. equities whip-sawed wildly in Thursday’s session, closing high. The upward direction carried into early Friday, with markets gaining 0.9% in Taiwan, 0.8% in India, 1.0% in Australia, 0.6% in South Korean, 0.4% in China and Hong Kong but dipping 0.3% in Japan. Markets in Europe are up so far 2.4% in Switzerland and between […] More