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Author: Benjamin Lu Jiaxuan, Analyst, Phillip Futures Pte Ltd
China's Moment has arrived: MSCI's A-Share Inclusion and why it matters
NYMEX WTI Crude futures front month contract
Front month CME Group NYMEX Crude Oil futures reached a 3 ½ year high of 72.83 on May 22nd. The post financial crisis 50% front month level of 70.44 was temporarily breached in early May and lasted about 3 weeks before retreating into the mid-60s.
Bolstered by a stronger U.S. dollar, small cap stocks – particularly those that comprise the Russell 2000® index – have gained in the last month. A benchmark for U.S. small-cap stock performance, the Russell 2000 Index consists of the lower ~2,000 small-cap stocks in the Russell 3000 Index.
Time always flies when you are busy, and it has been a very busy month for us at Phillip. We are moving to a larger office in Fall and while the search for office space is over, the designing fun has just begun.