Tuesday, 19 March 2019 16:58 WIB
U.S. stock index futures traded slightly higher on Tuesday morning, broadly supported on expectations the Federal Reserve could strike a dovish tone later in the session.
At around 3:35 a.m. ET, Dow futures were up 28 points, pointing to a higher open of more than 48 points. Futures on the S&P 500 and Nasdaq were also slightly higher.
Market focus is largely attuned to central bank...
Tuesday, 19 March 2019 16:48 WIB
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) showed on Tuesday, the UK's average weekly earnings, excluding bonuses met expectations, arriving at 3.4% 3m y/y versus 3.4% last and 3.4% expected while the gauge including bonuses came in at 3.4% 3m y/y versus 3.4% previous and 3.2% expected.
The Kingdom™s official jobless rate dropped to 3.9% in January, while the claimant count change showed a...
Tuesday, 19 March 2019 15:42 WIB
The British pound is opening Tuesday on a firmer footing after losing nearly 1% against the dollar and euro on the latest outbreak of Brexit-related volatility.
Sterling had slid after Prime Minister Theresa May™s plan to force another vote on her EU Withdrawal Agreement was struck down for procedural reasons by the Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow.
At 03:00 AM ET (0800 GMT), the...