Archive for: December, 2021

Weekly Market Update

Post date: 20/12/2021 17:04 The Federal Reserve made it clear that it is increasingly concerned about inflationary pressures at its December meeting, and the dollar reacted accordingly. The greenback rose against every G10 currency last week, together with sterling, which joined the dollar rally, as the Bank of England whipsawed markets yet again by hiking…

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Weekly Market Update

Post date: 13/12/2021 14:08 Early data on the omicron variant suggests that it’s no more virulent than previous variants, and may in fact be less severe. Risk assets worldwide understandably rejoiced. Stocks, commodities and credit all rallied, helped along by the extremely stimulative settings in both monetary and fiscal policy. Currencies mostly followed suit, with…

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