China’s equity indices advance near all-time highs after the economy was reported to have grown 6.5% in the fourth quarter of 2020 compared to a year ago, beating expectations of 6.1%.

Global stock markets were on hold on Friday morning, digesting the details of the proposed $1.9T US stimulus plan by President-elect Joe Biden and ahead of President Trump’s potential impeachment trial.

Crude oil prices rise to pre-pandemic 11-month highs, gaining support from Saudi Arabia’s 1 million bpd supply cuts, together with the fall of the US dollar, the oil demand recovery bets, and the lower crude inventories.

The US dollar has been the top performing currency since last week, gaining support from a spike in US Treasury yields, the Biden’s stimulus agenda, hopes for US economic growth and expectations for higher inflation.

Global equities hit another fresh record high on Friday over a growing optimism for a stronger economic recovery around the world despite the political unrest in the United States.

Precious Metals began 2021 with strong gains as a global surge of Covid cases and the prospects of tougher social restrictions drive investors into safe-haven metals.

The US dollar ends 2020 in a downtrend momentum against major currencies as investors move away from the safety of the greenback, betting on the global economic recovery in 2021 and the continued US fiscal and monetary policies.

The UK assets opened the week with significant losses on concerns over a fast-spreading coronavirus strain in the country and little progress on a post-Brexit trade deal.

As we are leaving behind a volatile year in the financial markets, we expect that the current uptrend price momentum in the commodity sector will continue throughout most of 2021.


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