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Indices from Asia-Pacific were trading mostly higher during the first trading session of a new week. S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.1%, Kospi jumped 1.1%, Nifty 50 traded 0.4% higher and Nikkei dropped 0.1%

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  • Indices from Asia-Pacific were trading mostly higher during the first trading session of a new week. S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.1%, Kospi jumped 1.1%, Nifty 50 traded 0.4% higher and Nikkei dropped 0.1%
  • Indices from China traded mixed during the first session following a week-long Lunar New Year holiday
  • European index futures point to a lower opening of cash session on the Old Continent
  • US index futures trade higher. However, US markets will be closed for President’s Day holiday today and there will be no cash session on Wall Street
  • Total spending during China’s Lunar New Year holidays increased 47% YoY while number of trips made was 34.3% higher than a year ago. Spending was 7.7% above pre-pandemic 2019 holiday
  • People’s Bank of China left medium lending facility rate unchanged at 2.50%, in-line with market expectations.
  • Japanese core machinery orders increased 2.7% MoM in December (exp. 2.5% MoM)
  • Cryptocurrencies trade higher. Bitcoin gains 0.3% and trades slightly above $52,000 mark. Ethereum gains 1.5% while Dogecoin trades 0.9% higher
  • Energy commodities pull back – oil trades 0.5% lower while US natural gas prices drop 3%
  • Precious metals trade mostly higher – gold gains 0.5%, platinum trades 0.1% higher, palladium jumps 1.3% and silver drops 1.2%
  • NZD and AUD are the best performing G10 currencies, while CHF and USD lag the most

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