Market Insights Podcast (Episode 234)

Jonny Hart speaks to APAC Senior Market Analyst Jeffrey Halley about the week ahead. In this episode the US returned to work in a bad mood with equities falling, the US Dollar rising along with yields, while commodities fell. We have a look at the fallout in Asia today as concerns grow about the global recovery. However, Japan and China continue to outperform and we look at the reasons for this. Then it is over to Bitcoin which has a huge fall overnight, We discuss its outlook. We then round ut the episode with oil and gold which also had tough nights at the office with Jeff most concerned about gold.

 

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Jeffrey Halley

Jeffrey Halley

Senior Market Analyst, Asia Pacific
With more than 30 years of FX experience – from spot/margin trading and NDFs through to currency options and futures – Jeffrey Halley is OANDA’s senior market analyst for Asia Pacific, responsible for providing timely and relevant macro analysis covering a wide range of asset classes. He has previously worked with leading institutions such as Saxo Capital Markets, DynexCorp Currency Portfolio Management, IG, IFX, Fimat Internationale Banque, HSBC and Barclays. A highly sought-after analyst, Jeffrey has appeared on a wide range of global news channels including Bloomberg, BBC, Reuters, CNBC, MSN, Sky TV, Channel News Asia as well as in leading print publications including the New York Times and The Wall Street Journal, among others. He was born in New Zealand and holds an MBA from the Cass Business School.
Jeffrey Halley
Jeffrey Halley

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