The European Central Bank is about to embark on a slow-down of its bond-purchasing programme.
Bitcoin topped the $6000 mark over the weekend.
Oil prices fell on Friday thanks to a combination of profit-taking and less risk stemming from Kurdistan.
weak data out of the Eurozone and better than expected data out of the US drove the EUR lower once again, although it managed to come off its lows as the day.
Oil prices moved higher after Iraq-Kurdistan tensions amplified.
Oil prices continued to rally on Tuesday as Iraqi forces move in on the oil-rich city of Kirkuk.
Oil prices moved higher after Iraq-Kurdistan tensions amplified. The Iraqi government forces and Kurdish peshmerga escalated near the city of Kirkuk
Today, key US inflation data came in at 0.1%, under expectations of 0.2%. The reading fits into the wider narrative of a fragile US economy.
Asian markets traded broadly higher Thursday, extending their own gains in response to the overnight strength from Wall Street.
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) are expecting an increase in demand in 2018