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What does Davis resigning mean?

The resignation of a key driver of the U.K.’s Brexit process is a blow for British Prime Minister Theresa May, but analysts believe she can survive the departure. Brexit Secretary David Davis resigned Sunday evening,…



Markets buoyed by EU immigration deal

Italy and Merkel the big winners from EU deal It’s been a more positive start to trading on Friday, with investors apparently buoyed by the news that EU leaders reached an agreement on immigration. While…



Oil Climbs Ahead of Inventories

Trade war fears remain Financial markets are once again in risk aversion mode on Wednesday, as investors continue to take shelter from the ongoing trade spat. There hasn’t been much progress – positive or negative…


Apple pie and Harley Davidson

Apple pie and Harley Davidson US equity markets are slightly higher as Trade worries subsided despite a volley of tweets from President Trump threatening Harley Davidson’s with import taxes on any motorbikes built in Thailand….


Trade spats continue to weigh

Investors remain concerned about trade war prospects US futures are in the red again ahead of the open on Tuesday, with the ongoing trade spats between the US and others continuing to weigh. While there…



All eyes on OPEC

Oil edges higher ahead of OPEC meeting All eyes today will be on the OPEC meeting as producers discuss whether and how much to increase production by now that the targets of its previous 1.5…


GBP rallies on hawkish BoE

Risk aversion remains on trade fears We’re continuing to see risk aversion in the markets on Thursday, as the trade spats between the US and others ramp up. The week started with the US and…