Expertise: Financial markets, economics, journalism and fundamental analysis.
Singapore-based David joins DailyFX after a fifteen-year career with Dow Jones Newswires and the Wall Street Journal which started in London. He covered various financial markets, from foreign exchange through to sovereign debt, as well as UK economics. Most recently he wrote daily columns for the Wall Street Journal on markets and economics, including the Wall Street Journal Europe's flagship Agenda analysis. He was also one of the launch writers on the company’s ground-breaking Moneybeat blog.
#Crudeoil prices edged back a little as #OPEC agreed to more production cuts and the market awaited ratification. #Gold was steady as US #nonfarmpayroll numbers approached.
The #JapaneseYen has at last made some clear headway against the #USDollar but its bulls have yet to nail down their channel break. #GBPJPY jumps but there's a long way to go til the #UKgeneralelection.
#Crudeoil prices were well supported by a surprise US inventory build and expectations of longer, deeper #OPEC #productioncuts, despite generally weaker risk appetite.
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