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Stay up-to-date with the latest financial news. You’ll also find some useful, at-a-glance, data in our Economic Calendar.

Equities recover in early trade - AM Briefing

There’s a firmer tone in early trade across European and US stock index futures this morning. Investors were relieved that Wall Street got through the first session of the week......

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Equities under pressure as Trump struggles - AM Briefing

European stock indices opened lower this morning following on from Friday night’s weakness on Wall Street. Nevertheless, it’s worth noting that at the end of last week all......

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Equities fall as investors find reasons to sell - AM Briefing

European equities and US stock index futures have begun today’s session on the back foot. This follows yesterday’s sharp sell-off on Wall Street which saw the major indices......

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ECB and FOMC minutes lead to FX volatility

The dollar fell following “dovish” Fed minutes only to rally sharply after the ECB expressed concern about euro strength...

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FOMC minutes viewed as dovish - AM Briefing

European equities and US stock index futures had a slightly negative bias first thing this morning as investors continued to absorb yesterday’s FOMC minutes. The overall takeaway......

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FOMC minutes in focus - Video Update

Traders will be parsing tonight’s minutes for any evidence of hawkishness from Fed members following a dovish statement last month....

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Fed minutes in focus - AM Briefing

There was a quiet start to trade this morning as Europe contemplated last night’s flat close across Wall Street. US markets pulled back from their best levels after a slew of......

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Sterling slips as inflation steadies - PM Bulletin

As can be seen from the first chart the GBPUSD has slipped below the upward-sloping trend line that has been forming since March this year. ...

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