Price action in equity markets was a little muted given that it was a public holiday in much of Europe. An upbeat tone following Federal Reserve meeting minutes was turned a little sour by OPEC.
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15.50 BST Wednesday May 24th 2017 LCG Market Rundown By Jasper Lawler, Senior Market Analyst Markets wait a Fed minute A week on from last Wednesday’s sharp impeachment-inspired sell-off in risky assets and the recovery across markets seem to be running out of steam. Movement[…]
15.38 BST Tuesday May 23rd 2017 LCG Market Rundown By Jasper Lawler, Senior Market Analyst A fading Trump fade It would appear the ‘Trump fade trade’ is fading back to the ‘Trump trade’. European markets edged up while Wall Street opened slightly higher on Tuesday[…]
LCG Market Rundown 15.39 BST Wednesday May 17th 2017 By Jasper Lawler, Senior Market Analyst Markets not peachy on impeachment Markets aren’t feeling too peachy about impeachment. Calls for President Trump to be impeached are growing louder and that has created a long overdue sense[…]
Jasper Lawler, Senior Market Analyst 15.37 BST Tuesday May 16th 2017 FTSE 100 hits 7500 for first time The UK stock market reached a new milestone today when the FTSE 100 hit 7500 for the first time. Investors seem to be feeling confident about the[…]
Jasper Lawler, Senior Market Analyst 15.33 BST Friday May 12th 2017 Emmanuel’s Europe on the mend European stocks continue to hold their ground, supported by a record $6bn injected into European stock funds this past week. French President-elect Emmanuel Macron has put together a hotchpotch[…]