Morning market update – 20 February, 2015

The Australian market looks set to open higher later this morning, following gains in metals prices overnight. In the U.S. overnight, stocks switched between small gains and losses in a thinly-traded session. Traders grappled with a drop in oil prices and a continued impasse between Greece and its creditors over loans, while mixed economic reports


Morning market update – 17 February, 2015

The Australian market looks set to open lower this morning, with European markets closing lower after disappointing bailout package talks between the European Union and Greece. Greece rejected a proposal by its euro zone partners that it should accept a six-month extension of its international bailout program while sticking to the terms of its agreement