Equities rebound in relief as a video of ex-FBI Director
James Comey telling Congress earlier this month that he has never been
asked (by a US attorney general) to stop an investigation for political
reason. USD also made a rebound overnight as Trump insisted he neither
collude with Russians nor requested to drop the investigation into former
National Security Adviser Flynn. USDJPY also saw some recovery along with
risk appetite. In the meantime, political troubles brew in Brazil...