Weekly Market Forecast

Suspected December rates hike drives markets
21/11/2016
It seems almost certain that there will be a December rates increase in the States and that it’s already causing some significant movement. Elsewhere, the US dollar’s post-election issues are causing investors a coll...
  • Markets try to come to grips with the US Election Results
    14/11/2016
    With the first rumours of a Trump victory first appearing before the polls closed, the markets went into turmoil, until the President Elect’s consolatory acceptance spe...
  • A Worried Market Searches for Direction
    07/11/2016
    Stock markets are still waiting for inspiration as interest rates remain entrenched. The stability of the US Dollar and the oil industry remain a concern. All financial e...
  • Equities Struggle while Copper Consolidates
    31/10/2016
    Stock markets are still being driven by earning reports and uncertainty, as investors look towards next week’s big data releases. See when the upcoming US Nonfarm Payr...
  • Q3 Earnings Reports Drive Gains and Losses
    20/10/2016
    Markets were erratic with earnings season in full swing. The US Dollar pulled back from recent gains while the pound remained bearish with Brexit woes weighing. See which...
  • Markets Turn Lower While Dollar Remains Bullish
    19/10/2016
    Equities slipped around the world while Gold strengthened after recent lows. The US Dollar continues to hold its ground and the Yen pushed higher towards the end of the ...
  • The US Dollar, FTSE, and Oil all Turn Higher
    09/10/2016
    Markets in the US were choppy while European equities pushed higher. Oil prices enjoyed a small rebound after an OPEC agreement to limit production. See which events are ...
  • Deutsche Bank Leads Losses in Finance Stocks
    02/10/2016
    European equities fell lower, led by Deutsche Bank and finance stocks. The USD consolidated while Oil continued to trade lower. See which events are coming up this week...
  • US Dollar Slips after FOMC Announcement
    26/09/2016
    Following the announcements from the FOMC and BOJ, equities pushed higher last week across the board while the US Dollar and Yen relinquished some of their recent gains. ...