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Asian Shares Mixed Overshadows Again
Asian Shares Mixed Overshadows Again by news released.
- Asian forex markets were mostly lower as North Korea’s nuclear programme moved over FX trade again
- Chinese stocks managed small gains
- The Reserve Bank of Australia left interest rates as expected
- Asian stock capital markets were still in cautious with North Korea once again the main reason.
US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley quoted on Monday that the rogue state’s leader Kim Jong Un was “begging for war”.
The Nikkei 225 dropped 0.7%, with the ASX 200 up a little and the Kospi lower. Chinese shares again the gloom with small gains.
The Aussie Dollar got a lift versus its US rival as investors focused on more export data and ignored an overall current account niche. China’s Caixin snapshot of the service the Purchasing Managers Index went into came up strongly for August 2017. The Reserve Bank of Australia kept its Official Cash Rate on hold at its 1.54% record low, as expected. In an accompanying statement the RBA once again about the currency’s power, but in truth there was little new for capital markets.
Spot gold prices dropped on the day but remained close to the year’s high. Crude oil prices went up as the gradual start of oil refineries closed by Hurricane Harvey pushed the demand up. However, gasoline prices slipped as worries about serious dearth faded.
The rest of the session will offer the UK’s service sector along with US factory goods order data. Euro-zone retail sales are coming up and Philip Lowe is due to quote. Forex Signals by FxPremiere Group sending out Forex Signals, Live Forex News and Forex Signals Learning guides for major currency pairs including Gold and Oil. Download our Forex Signals APP