The Week Begins And Markets Are Going Down

The tone is generally risk off to start the week.

US futures are modestly lower. Risk currencies like the Aussie dollar and the euro are lower as well.

And here’s the Nikkei, off 0.33%.


Over the weekend, the big econ news came out of China, which showed better than expected trade data, but there’s scepticism about the number, on the grounds that it might be due to seasonal factors.

NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at

Tagged In

markets moneygame-us