Markets Consolidate Ahead of the Next MoveJun 21, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
After all the drama and activity of the last few weeks we had very staid and moribund trading day yesterday. That’s the long way of saying it’s been pretty boring in the markets overnight.
Markets Remain on the Back Foot As Trade Turmoil ContinuesJun 20, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
We’ve seen a bit of calm come to the market towards the end of the US session after a tough day across the globe for equities and risk assets.
US-China Trade War Fears HeightenJun 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.
Fed Hikes as Expected and is Looking at MoreJun 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.
Markets Consolidate Ahead of G7Jun 6, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
The markets consolidated in recent ranges over the course of yesterday’s trading sessions as investors revaluated positions ahead of the upcoming G7 and the associated trade discussions.
Strong US Jobs Numbers Overshadowed By Trade ConcernsJun 4, 2018 - By Nick Twidale
Strong numbers across the board on the NFP release added to optimism in the financial markets on Friday night, however the spectre of a looming global trade war is keeping investors wary.