Market Overview, Chinese finance, USD maintained August 16, 2019October 28, 2019 - by ExpertOption Market Overview for August 14th, all the latest developments in Forex, Commodities, Stocks and Cryptocurrencies. Profit from your market predictions with ExpertOption. Chinese finance ministry announces intention to take counter-measures in retaliation to latest U.S. tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods. Profit from your market predictions at ExpertOption. USD maintained gains against safe-have currencies JPY and CHF, after a surge in U.S. retail sales in July, but investors remain cautious following the inversion in the treasury yield curve, a major indictor of impending recession. Trade Currencies at ExpertOption. New data has revealed that the EU’s trade surplus with the U.S. is continuing to rocket, standing at $83 billion for the first 6 months of 2019, up 11% from the previous year, statistics likely to concern the U.S. President. Profit from your market predictions at ExpertOption.