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Singapore's economic growth is likely to improve in the coming quarters of this year supported by healthy export demand, Krystal Tan, an economist at Capital Economics, said Thursday. Official data released earlier this week showed that GDP expanded 2.7 percent yearly in the first quarter, slightly slower than the 2.9 percent rise in the fourth qua
Talking Points - A YouGov poll has put the ruling UK Conservative Party's lead over Labour at just five percentage points, down from 20ppts only 11 days ago. - Alongside Thursday's news of downward revisions to UK Q1 GDP, the British Pound has fallen and could yet fall further. - Check out the DailyFX Economic Calendar and see what live coverage of...
Developments in the financial markets in the last 24 hours were rather mixed. Firstly, oil prices reversed after the announcement of extension of production cut from oil producers. WTI crude oil dropped to as low as 48.21, comparing to this week's high at 52.00. Canadian Dollar followed lower but the sell off is limited so far. Secondly, US equitie...
FXCM reported total net revenues at $284.1 million in 2016. ​ Foreign exchange and CFDs brokerage FXCM Inc. (NYSE:FXCM) has just released its financial results for Q1 2017 and full year 2016, having had its metrics take a dive year-over-year although it was able to generate positive Adjusted EBITDA of $6.7 million in the first quarter ending March ...
Lithuania's retail sales growth moderated for the third straight month in April, figures from the Department of Statistics showed Friday. Retail sales, excluding VAT, rose a working-day-adjusted 4.5 percent year-over-year in April, slower than the 6.8 percent growth in March. On an unadjusted basis, retail sales grew 3.8 percent in April from a yea
Market Drivers May 26, 2017 USDJPY takes out 111.00 Cable under pressure on weak Tory polls Nikkei -0.64% Dax -0.34% Oil $49/bbl Gold $1266/oz. Europe and Asia: JPY CPI 0.3% vs. 0.4% North America: USD GDP 8:30 USD PCE 8:30 USD Durable Goods 8:30 USD U of M 9:50 The dollar was mixed on the last trading day of the week ahead of key US GDP and inflat...
One of the reasons that EUR/USD is trending higher stems from the divergence in growth. The euro-zone economy has grown at an annualized pace of 2% in Q1 2017 (0.5% q/q) while the US lagged behind with only 0.7% annualized according to the first release. The second release of US GDP is expected to show stronger growth of 0.9% annualized. Even if th...
Confidence among Germany's exporters was the highest in nearly three-and-a-half years in May as exports continue to rise, results of a study by Ifo showed Friday. The Ifo Export Expectations Index rose to 14.7 balance points in May from 13.8 balance points in April, marking the highest level since January 2014. The survey is based on around 2,700 m
Hong Kong's financial regulator the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has updated its Alert List, which features the names of businesses that are unlicensed in Hong Kong and are believed to be, or to have been, targeting Hong Kong investors or claim to have an association with Hong Kong. Added to the SFC Alert List is the company Marigold Glo...
The complaints were served to FXCM Holdings and Forex Capital Markets LLC on May 19, 2017.  The legal proceedings against FXCM in the New York Southern District Court gather pace, with the latest developments concerning the case captioned Murrah v. Forex Capital Markets LLC et al (1:17-cv-03700). As FinanceFeeds reported earlier this week, the...

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