Market Insights Podcast (Episode 245)

Jonny Hart speaks to APAC Senior Market Analyst Jeffrey Halley about the week ahead. With China, South Korea and a partial Austrlian holiday today, Asian markets have been mixed. Hong Kong stocks have tumbled after Evergande shares were suspended. We discusss this and the implications for China’s markets. Oil is front and centre with OPEC+ meeting today. Can they alleviate the energy price squeeze and what will higher for longer energy prices mean for the world? Covid-19 has fallen of the lips of many but is still a real world issue for most of the globe if you remove the US/UK/European perspective. Finally its the week ahead where all roads lead to the US Non-Farm Payrolls data on Friday.

 

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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
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