US PMI’s Spook Markets

US PMI’s Spook Markets Last week saw the release of a raft of data for the month of September, indicating that the US economy was succumbing to the global slowdown. Purchasing ...

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October 7, 2019

German Manufacturing Recession Continues

German Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Indices (PMIs) for September showed that the embattled sector slipped further into recession. The data came in at 41.4, below the 43.5 recorded in August and ...

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September 30, 2019

Oil Prices Spike on Saudi Attack

Crude oil prices rose up to 20% overnight on Sunday as traders attempted to price in a terrorist strike on Saudi oil infrastructure, impacting half of the country’s production capability. ...

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September 25, 2019

UK Election Increasingly Likely

Parliament resumed last Monday following the summer recess. Opposition parties and Conservative rebels wasted no time in attempting to force the government to negotiate a withdrawal deal or seek an ...

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September 17, 2019