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  • Mainland China official coronavirus deaths increase by 109, cases up 397 as of end February 21
    Updated official figures from China's NationalHealth CommissionAdds:- 2,393 patients discharged on Feb 21A few items over past hours:- Italian Newspaper Corrier Della Serra has reported Italy's first death from the infection
    - 21 hours ago, 22 Feb 20, 12:37am -
  • Forexlive Americas FX news wrap: 30 year yield falls to a new all time low
    Forex news for NY trading on February 21, 2020The headline of the day is that the 30 year yield traded to a new all time low of 1.8843%. That took out the August 2019 low yield of 1.9039% and although the yield is closing above that old low, the clo…
    - 23 hours ago, 21 Feb 20, 10:36pm -
  • Major indices close lower. Indices also lower for the week
    All-time highs were made but Thursday and Friday selling take the gains awayThe final numbers are showing:For the week, the Dow industrial average was the weakest followed closely by the NASDAQ index:
    - 1 day ago, 21 Feb 20, 9:03pm -
  • CFTC Commitments of traders: EUR shorts increase as the price moves lower
    Forex futures net positioning data for the CFTC for the week ending February 18, 2020The EUR is the biggest position with the short at -92K from -86K last week. The shorts are winning as the price reached the lowest level since 2017 this week. 
    - 1 day ago, 21 Feb 20, 8:59pm -
  • NASDAQ index down 200 points or -2.05%
    S&P index down 1.25%The NASDAQ index is trading back lower. It is currently down -200 points or -2.06% at 9550.52. The S&P index is also moving lower but at a lesser pace. It is currently down 1.25% or -42 points at 3331.00
    - 1 day ago, 21 Feb 20, 8:08pm -
  • US crude oil futures settle at $53.38
    Down $0.50 or -0.93%The price of crude oil futures are settling at $53.38. That is down $0.50 or -0.93%For the week, the price last Friday closed at $52.05.. The gain of $1.33 is equivalent to a 2.55% gain for the week. The low was reached on Tue…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Feb 20, 7:44pm -
  • BOEs Tenreyro: Economic impact of coronavirus may be large
    BOE Tenryro speaking in New YorkBOE's Silvania Tenreyro is bucking the trend of other central bankers (at least in Europe and NA) by saying:Most are steering clear of leaning toward the worst, and instead relying on the ubiquitous "it is too ea…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Feb 20, 7:35pm -
  • GBPUSD stays near session highs
    GBPUSD is the biggest mover todayThe GBPUSD trades just off its high level of the day at 1.29803. The pair is up nearly 100 pips on the day or 0.75%. The pair is also the biggest mover of the day as the GBP is the strongest currency, while the U…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Feb 20, 7:26pm -
  • NASDAQ index falls below its 100 hour moving average
    Trades to new session lowsthe NASDAQ index has just fallen below its 100 hour moving average currently at 9597.08. Early in the day the price got close to the moving average but bounced. The last time the price was below the 100 hour moving average…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Feb 20, 6:49pm -
  • Germany Chancellor Merkel: Difference between EU leaders is too big on budget
    EU Michel and France's Macron say the same thingGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel is on the wires saying:France's president Macron says:EU's Michel adds:
    - 1 day ago, 21 Feb 20, 6:40pm -