- Jun 18, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
The on again off again possible global trade war is looking to be back on again as the US and China announced tariffs on each other’s imports.
- Jun 15, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
It’s been a huge week for the markets already, most of us have already put Tuesday’s US – North Korean summit to the back of our minds and are now digesting 2 crucial central bank meetings and a host of tier 1 data.
- Jun 14, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
As expected the Fed raised interest rates by 25bps this morning and more crucially signalled that there are another 2 on the way, most probably in September and December.
- Jun 13, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
The markets shrugged of yesterday’s excitement of the historic US – North Korean summit in Singapore swiftly as it moved it’s focus back to economic fundamentals.
- Jun 12, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
The markets handled President’s Trump’s latest about turn at the G7 well yesterday as we get used to ‘expecting the unexpected’ from the US President, the Cad took a bit of a hit initially but managed to recover and stock markets are nicely back in the black as we approach today’s ‘Krump’ summit.
- Jun 8, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
Asian stock markets are set to open on the back foot today as uncertainly ahead of the weekend’s G7 meeting led to a downturn in risk appetite throughout the US session where the treasuries rallied and stocks pulled back after a couple of strong days.