Monthly Archives: July 2017


July 2017

Weekly Market Round-Up July 14

By | 2017-07-26T11:23:11+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Weekly Market Round Up|

WEEK ENDING 14 JULY 2017 STOCK MARKETS PARTY LIKE IT’S 1999 The shares, bonds and currencies of emerging markets bounced, outperforming developed markets and reversing declines seen earlier this month. The gains came as remarks from Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve chair, stoked investor expectations that the US central bank will not hasten to withdraw stimulus [...]

Weekly Market Round-Up July 7

By | 2017-07-26T11:18:20+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Weekly Market Round Up|

WEEK ENDING 7 JULY, 2017 EUROZONEYIELDS RISE ON ECB OUTLOOK Company shares worldwide were little changed in sterling terms, with the MSCI All Country World index remaining close to a record peak, as fresh weakness in debt markets restrained sentiment. Bank stocks, whose profits are linked to the level of bond yields, topped the leaderboard [...]

Weekly Market Round-Up June 30

By | 2017-07-26T11:22:52+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|Weekly Market Round Up|

WEEK ENDING 30 JUNE, 2017 EURO, STERLING SURGE; BONDS MARKETS SLIP The top central bankers for the euro area and the UK raised the prospect of a reduction in stimulus policies (see below) – including record-low interest rates –prompting their respective currencies to jump versus the US dollar. The euro-area and UK bond markets dropped [...]