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Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday January 22

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday January 22

Despite the distraction of a U.S. government shutdown, the focus of capital markets this week will return to the more upbeat message of the global growth upswing and a couple of G7 central banks monetary communications.

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, December 18

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, December 18

The U.S. tax cut vote is expected to take place Tuesday and will almost certainly pass. It will go onto a Senate vote later in the week and possibly allow President Trump to sign it into law ahead of Christmas.

US Tax Reform, Brexit, and Bitcoin to Dominate into Year End

US Tax Reform, Brexit, and Bitcoin to Dominate into Year End

December will be dominated by Donald Trump’s pledge on tax reform, Brexit negotiations, and Bitcoin's remarkable run. 

Trump, US Jobs, and Brexit to Guide Markets

Trump, US Jobs, and Brexit to Guide Markets

Geopolitical risk spiked in the US after the news broke that Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI. Here's how it affected the markets.

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, November 13

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday, November 13

In the U.K., British assets are expected to be in for a choppy ride as key consumer and producer price data along with the latest data on the labor market and retail sales tops the agenda, as too does a threat to PM May’s leadership.

The Week Ahead: Hurricanes Hit Number of Jobs but Not Wages

The Week Ahead: Hurricanes Hit Number of Jobs but Not Wages

The US dollar is higher across the board against major pairs, but had a mixed performance Friday in the aftermath of the release of the US non farm payrolls (NFP) report. Here's what you need to know going into this week.

Super Thursday: Politics and Monetary Policy Take Center Stage

Super Thursday: Politics and Monetary Policy Take Center Stage

Pick your poison. Today is a pivotal day for capital markets with three major events: 1. ECB monetary decision, 2. UK Parliamentary elections and 3. Comey’s U.S senate testimony.

The Week Ahead: Dollar Struggles After US Jobs Miss

The Week Ahead: Dollar Struggles After US Jobs Miss

The U.S. non farm payrolls (NFP) grew by 138,000 jobs in May short of the 180,000 forecasted. Here's how employment is affecting the US Dollar.

Dollar Direction to be dictated by Climate

Dollar Direction to be dictated by Climate

A decision by US President Trump on whether the U.S will remain in the Paris agreement has markets and investors on edge. Trump will announce his decision on the agreement today at 3:00 pm EST.

Trigger Article 50 and Be Done With It: Wednesday, March 29

Trigger Article 50 and Be Done With It: Wednesday, March 29

U.K PM Theresa May has written a letter that will be delivered by hand to E.U Council President Donald Tusk at around 07:30 EST. The triggering of Article 50 is expected to spark long-term volatility for the pound.

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday, March 27

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday, March 27

Investors are questioning Trump’s reflation trade now that the U.S healthcare reform bill failed to make it onto the ‘floor’ Friday.