World Markets Snapshot

Last Updated May 6, 2021 3:30 GMT)

By asset group, Top Cryptos fared the worst, falling by -5.93% when averaging all 7 instruments in the group; Equity Indices, on the other hand, seemed to fare the best as a group, rising by an average of 0.55%. Across the board, all CFD risk assets (excluding foreign exchange pairs) fell -0.47% on average. Drilling down into individual assets, the top performer for the day was Litecoin, which increased by 3.64%, while the worst performer was Ripple; it ended up sinking -10.68%.

The chart below summarises the performance of key CFD risk assets over the past day.

The table below shows assets with key moving average levels that have been crossed on the daily timeframe over the past 24 hours.

Asset Moving Average Crossed
AUDNZD 200
GBPAUD 200
GBPNZD 200
AUDUSD 100
Walt Disney Co 100
Merck & Co Inc 100
NZDUSD 100
USDMXN 100
Bitcoin 50
EURAUD 50
EURNZD 50
Mastercard Inc 50
Russell 2000 50
EOS 20
Euro Stoxx 50 20
FTSE 100 20
NIFTY 50 20
NZDCHF 20
Pepsico Inc 20
Ripple 20
SSE 50 Index 20
Stellar 20
USDNOK 20
ZARJPY 20

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Energy Commodities


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