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News & Analysis

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

Equities slide as Catalan deadline approaches - AM Briefing

European indices and US stock index futures were little-changed first thing this morning. However, all turned a touch lower soon after the European open. Investors appear to be trimming......

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Gold retesting 50-day moving average - PM Bulletin

Gold continues to reel under wave after wave of selling pressure. This is leading many investors to dump the metal as both a safe-haven, and as protection against all the loose monetary policies of the world’s major central banks. ...

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Dow surges above 23,000 - AM Briefing

It’s proving to be another mixed start across for European stock indices this morning with a mixture of small gains and losses across the majors. The Spanish IBEX suffered a sharp fall in early trade......

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UK inflation data in focus - AM Briefing

European stock indices were a touch weaker in early trade on Tuesday. This was despite the US majors all closing out at fresh record highs last night. There seems little appetite for attempting to......

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Gold and silver break out of downtrend - PM Bulletin

The two precious metals appear to have broken out of a downtrend that ran for six years. If so the gold/silver ratio suggests silver may have more upside potential. ...

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Oil rallies on threat of fresh Iranian sanctions - AM Briefing

There’s been another quiet start to the trading day and the new week. European stock indices began the session with a slight upside bias but it didn’t take long for that to evaporate. ...

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US economic data in focus - AM Briefing

It’s been a relatively quiet start to Friday’s trade. European indices and US stock index futures are mixed and little-changed overall. Meanwhile, the US dollar and euro are both trading......

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FOMC Minutes Released Tonight - Video Update

Last month’s Fed meeting was interpreted as hawkish. But could tonight’s minutes reveal something else?...

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