Market Updates

Brexit: 4th round

Brexit: 4th round

24th April 2019

In the UK, the hunt for the next Bank of England governor has formally began today. Current governor, Mark Carney, is scheduled to leave at the end of January 2020 but ...READ MORE

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!

18th April 2019

As the UK market is getting ready for a long bank holiday weekend (Good Friday and Easter Monday), the latest retail sales figures were released this morning and showed ...READ MORE

Better-than-expected growth

Better-than-expected growth

17th April 2019

While UK MPs are still enjoying a Parliament break, European politicians are growing tired of the Brexit deadlock. Yesterday, European Council President Donald Tusk sta ...READ MORE

Data week

Data week

16th April 2019

This week is all about data. According to figures published this morning by the Office for National Statistics, from December 2018 to February 2019, the overall UK unem ...READ MORE

Prolonging the pain

Prolonging the pain

12th April 2019

The IMF managing director, Christine Lagarde, held a press conference yesterday to formally open the IMF spring meeting in Washington. According to her, more discipline ...READ MORE

A Halloween Brexit

A Halloween Brexit

11th April 2019

Although the British Prime Minister didn't get her Brexit deal through Parliament, she managed to secure a new date for the divorce, October 31st. French President Emma ...READ MORE

EU decision

EU decision

10th April 2019

Yesterday, the International Monetary Fund cut its outlook for global growth in 2019 to the lowest level since the financial crisis. The reasons for this change are var ...READ MORE

The deadlock continues

The deadlock continues

9th April 2019

Today the UK Prime Minister is heading to Europe, to hold talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron, with the aim of securing anot ...READ MORE

Crucial week ahead

Crucial week ahead

8th April 2019

Talks on a deal to end the US trade war with China will continue this week but markets still believe that a deal will be found, the question is more when it will be sig ...READ MORE