XE Market Analysis: Europe – Aug 31, 2018

The Yen has posted moderate gains amid a backdrop of souring risk appetite in global markets and associated concerns about emerging markets. President Trump kept sentiment in markets on edge after threatening, during an interview with Bloomberg, to take the U.S. out of the WTO while saying that he was keen to implement the plan to hike tariff rates on a further $200 bln of Chinese goods imports. The MSCI Asia-Pacific (ex Japan) index was showing losses of 0.8%.

Source: XE news feed
XE Market Analysis: Europe – Aug 31, 2018