Nikolas Papas
Nikolas Papas
Nikolas Papas has been in the finance industry for over fifteen years in roles spanning across Europe and USA and has acquired in-depth knowledge and experience within many aspects of the financial markets. Nikolas has worked for some of Europe’s leading brokers, as an equity analyst, and a trader managing accounts for both private and corporate investors.

nasdaq 100

Nasdaq 100 Retreat, Coronavirus Outbreak Weigh On Stocks

Nasdaq 100 started the session lower as investors keep an eye on the corporate earnings reports that are supportive for the index. Markets are nervous trying to asses what will be the impact of the   coronavirus spread around the world. China officials decided to lockdown most transport in Wuhan and [...]

EURGBP: Lagarde Failed to Impress Investors

EURGBP little unchanged after the ECB left interest rates unchanged as expected. The central bank will continue to purchase 20 billion euros a month in bonds. ECB also announced the launch of a review of its monetary policy strategy. Christine Lagarde in the press conference noted that Inflation is expected [...]
Dow Jones S&P 500

Dow Jones Premarket: Futures Lower On Coronavirus Concerns

Dow Jones poised for negative start  amid renewed concerns about the coronavirus outbreak in China and other countries in the region. China moves to lock-down travel from Wuhan and Huanggang cities in an effort to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Now there are confirmed over 600 of coronavirus cases [...]

USDNOK: Norges Bank Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged at 1.50%

USDNOK: Norges Bank kept interest rates unchanged as was widely expected at 1.5%. As this was an interim meeting we have no new interest rate path, or press conference. The current assessment confirms the outlook of the economic developments in the December report. Uncertainties surrounding global developments persist. Inflation is [...]
FTSE 100

FTSE 100 Drops on Coronavirus Fears

FTSE 100 gives up 0.43% at 7538 as concerns that the trade tensions between the US and the EU could escalate. President Donald Trump said that the EU has 'no choice' but to negotiate a new trade deal with the USA. On the US-China trade front, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin said [...]
BTCUSD - Bitcoin Price USD

Bitcoin Price Under Pressure, Levels to Watch

Bitcoin price rejected for the third day in a row around 8800 mark and sellers took the control pushing the Bitcoin price USD to the lower band of the recent trading range.  Bitcoin price USD stalled at 8460 the low from January 19th session. Even the crypto pair started yesterday [...]
usdcad Bank Of Canada

CADJPY Slumps Over 50 Pips on Bank of Canada Weaker Outlook

CADJPY trades 0.33% lower at 83.75 making fresh ten-day lows after the Bank of Canada sees a weaker growth in the near term. The central bank kept interest rates unchanged at 1.75% as was widely expected but the shift in the outlook is what is moving the Canadian dollar lower. [...]
nasdaq 100

Nasdaq 100 at Fresh Record High on US-France Digital Taxation Deal

Nasdaq 100 started the session higher on stronger earnings reports and as investors reassessed the risk of the coronavirus outbreak in China and other countries in the region. Meanwhile there are over 550 coronavirus cases confirmed around the globe and 17 deaths. Optimism on a deal for digital taxation between [...]

USDJPY Recovers Yesterday’s Losses As Coronavirus Worries Ease

USDJPY trades 0.09% higher at 109.96 close to seven month highs. The pair recovers some of yesterday’s losses which attributed to strong bids from traders looking for safe haven assets after the outbreak of the coronaryvirus outbreak in China and other countries. On the economic data front the United States [...]