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Economic data are strong and the earnings season is shaping up well.
Some commentators have attributed the recent market sell-off and spikes in volatility to the risk of a return of inflation
The Bank of England (BoE) held its policy steady in February. The key interest rate was maintained at 0.5% and there were no changes to the asset purchase programme.
Having been starved of negative news for much of the last two years, commentators have seized the opportunity presented by this week’s volatility.
A summary of the factors driving global markets over the last month.
This paper reviews the possible outcomes of the Italian election that will take place on 4 March 2018.
A summary of the factors driving global markets over the last quarter.
The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act should soon be signed into law. While much of the motivation for U.S. tax reform has come from a desire to cut corporate taxes, most of the net benefits will accrue to individual taxpayers.
In a widely anticipated move, the Federal Reserve announced it would raise the federal funds rate by 25bps to a range of 1.25% - 1.50%.
The macro environment in 2017 provided fertile ground for most asset markets. Now, the question on most investors’ minds is: “is this too good to last?”