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GLOBAL
Pentagon Releases New Pictures Accusing Iran of Attacking 2 Oil Tankers
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 18:40 WIB

The U.S. Defense Department has released new photographs it says are more proof that Iran attacked two foreign oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman last week. The pictures show what the United States says are Iranian Revolutionary Guard forces taking an unexploded mine off the side of the...

MARKET UPDATE
Dow Jumps 270 Points in Early Action as Draghi Comments Spark Fresh Hope For Fed Rate Cuts
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 20:53 WIB

U.S. stocks on Tuesday climbed, extending Monday's gains, as investors awaited the start of the Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting, set to kick off later Tuesday morning. Comments by European Central Bank President Mario Draghi about his view that rate cuts may be necessary if the economic...

ECONOMY
Retail sales look strong, with a solid gain in May and upward revision to prior month
Friday, 14 June 2019 19:50 WIB

Reports of the death of the American consumer were greatly exaggerated as the May retail sales data rose at a solid pace and the decline in the prior month was revised to show a gain. Retail sales increased 0.5% in May, with broad-based gains, the Commerce Department said Friday. Economists...

GOLD CORNER
Wall St, Main St. Look For Still-Higher Gold Prices
Monday, 17 June 2019 14:43 WIB

Gold hit its highest levels in more than a year on Friday, and Wall Street and Main Street look for the momentum to continue this week, based on the weekly Kitco News gold survey. The metal has been underpinned by continuing trade tensions between the U.S. and its partners, resulting in worries...

COMMODITY
Gold Jumps Toward 14-Month High as Investors Bet on Dovish Central Banks
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 19:49 WIB

Gold prices on Tuesday jumped to the highest levels in more than a year as comments made in Portugal by European Central Bank President Mario Draghi ahead of a meeting of the Federal Reserve is seen as setting the stage for lower interest rates. August gold jumped $10.70, or 0.8%, to $1,353.60 an...

FISCAL & MONETARY
BoE's Carney: BoE retains the ability to relaunch term funding scheme as necessary
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 21:43 WIB

While speaking at the policy panel at the European Central Bank (ECB) Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said that in exceptional circumstances, like Brexit, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) could extend the horizon over which it returns to the...

ECONOMIC CALENDAR
Time Country Figures Previous Actual
03.00 U.S TIC Long-Term Purchases -28.4B 46.9B
08.30 AUD Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes (AUD) - -
08.30 AUD HPI q/q -2.4% -3.0%
15.00 EUR ECB President Draghi Speaks - -
16.00 EUR German ZEW Economic Sentiment -2.1 -21.1
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