Market Commentary – 29th November 2018

Riding uncertainty into December   Market movements were this week driven by a series of developments in the political landscape alongside revised expectations for future monetary policy. Over the week, movements in the markets were mixed, owing to fluctuating sentiment and high levels of market Read more…

OCM Budget Summary 2018

Budget 2018 In a longer than usual Budget speech, and in a slightly more jocular than usual mood, the Chancellor laid out the government’s vision for post – Brexit Britain. With a raft of measures aimed at shoring up businesses, infrastructure and the health service, Read more…

Market Commentary – 19th September 2018

The global economic cycle Despite all the risks and the worries that the media portrays over the overall global economy, it is fair to say that we are still in a strong place and shouldn’t be too worried about what is going to happen, however Read more…

Market Commentary – 13th June 2018

Trump-Kim summit fails to excite markets   It has been an interesting past few days with US President, Donald Trump meeting up with the North Korean Dictator, Kim Jong-Un. The leaders meeting in the summit in Singapore has seen good progress with Trump mentioning that Read more…

Market Commentary – 06th of June 2018

  World Bank says advanced economies will ‘lead slowdown’   Each year the World Bank takes stock of the world economy and it’s just released its latest report. In 2016 a rising tide of investment and trade and confidence, which has lifted growth in all Read more…