Risk on as US and Europe avert trade battle

Trump/Juncker meeting has results European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker did not come away from Washington empty-handed. The two presidents reached an accord which included expanding imports of US liquefied natural gas and soybeans while reducing…

China GDP growth slows in Q2

China Q2 GDP growth as expected, though lower than Q1 In this morning’s China data dump, Q2 GDP growth came in as expected but industrial production disappointed. The Chinese economy grew 6.7% y/y in Q2,…

OANDA Market Insights podcast (episode 23)

OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam reviews the week’s business and market news with Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Jonny Hart. This week’s big stories: Trump NATO summit meltdown, Tory big beasts depart Cabinet, PM…