Market Commentary – 31st May 2017

Polls? Only one that matters is on the 08th of June…   The Times today reported a YouGov poll which suggested that the conservatives could fail to win an outright majority in the election on the 08th of June which could result in a “Hung Read more…

Market Commentary – 24th May 2017

From Trump bump to Trump dump? President Trump is buried in a deep political controversy regarding his connections to Russia following his decision to fire James Comey as FBI director. Further to this, his request of Comey (before he was fired) to end the FBI’s Read more…

Market Commentary – 17th May 2017

Global News It has in the main been a quiet week, punctured by further News that President Donald Trump has been everything but presidential, in that he has reportedly interfered with an FBI investigation. To be honest I do not think anyone really cares if Read more…

Market Commentary – 10th May 2017

What to expect from Macronomics? With Emmanuel Macron’s French election win, the prospect of France leaving the European Union – as proposed by his run-off opponent Marine Le Pen – has been all but eliminated. As a former economy minister to outgoing president Francois Hollande, Read more…

Market Commentary – 3rd May 2017

UK Parliament dissolves ahead of general election!   In a week that has been relatively quiet, we have had mixed economic data and geopolitical noise, the equity markets have remained positive, continuing the trend from the outrun of the first stage French election result. Ahead Read more…