World Market Trends

World markets are trading mixed amidst a weak Dollar and softer bond yields. Currency markets are awaiting the fiscal update from the U.K. govt. Concerns over inflation and the tight monetary policy also lingered.

Asian stocks finished trade on a mixed note. European stocks are trading in the green zone. Wall Street appears set to open with strong gains.

The Dollar Index retreated. Bond yields eased across regions and tenors. Gold rallied, in the backdrop of a weaker Dollar and softer bond yields. Crude oil prices edged higher on hopes of demand-boosting stimulus measures from the Chinese government. Cryptocurrencies are trading mixed.

Here is a snapshot of the world markets at this hour across stocks, currencies, bonds, commodities and cryptocurrencies.

Stock Indexes:

DJIA (US30) at 29,943.50, up 1.04%
S&P 500 (US500) at 3,626.40, up 1.21%
Germany’s DAX at 12,493.93, up 0.45%
U.K.’s FTSE 100 at 6,888.50, up 0.43%
France’s CAC 40 at 5,958.64, up 0.45%
Euro Stoxx 50 at 3,395.85, up 0.42%
Japan’s Nikkei 225 at 26,775.79, down 1.16%
Australia’s S&P ASX 200 at 6,664.40, down 1.40%
China’s Shanghai Composite at 3,084.94, up 0.42%
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng at 16,612.90, up 0.15%

Currencies:

EURUSD at 0.9749, up 0.31%
GBPUSD at 1.1280, up 0.98%
USDJPY at 148.70, down 0.02%
AUDUSD at 0.6242, up 0.75%
USDCAD at 1.3825, down 0.40%
Dollar Index at 113.02, down 0.25%

Ten-Year Govt Bond Yields:

U.S. at 3.961%, down 1.12%
Germany at 2.2435%, down 4.82%
France at 2.841%, down 3.86%
U.K. at 4.0835%, down 5.63%
Japan at 0.251%, up 0.40%

Commodities:

Crude Oil WTI Futures (Nov) at $84.83, up 0.21%
Brent Oil Futures (Dec) at $91.78, up 0.16%
Gold Futures (Dec) at $1,660.60, up 0.71%

Cryptocurrencies:

Bitcoin at $19,262.52, up 0.45%
Ethereum at $1,309.63, up 1.68%
BNB at $271.58, up 0.28%
XRP at $0.4683, down 3.57%
Cardano at $0.3678, down 0.33%

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