Black Monday or just a Black August?

The turmoil in global financial markets accelerated last week with most areas seeing declines. Following on from the devaluation of the Yuan two weeks ago, there has been continuous turbulence ...

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August 24, 2015

Last week was another difficult one for equity markets

Last week was another difficult one for equity markets. The surprise move by the Chinese Central Bank to devalue the Yuan will have a far reaching effect. China has become ...

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August 18, 2015

10/08/2015: All eyes were on the raft of data released by the Bank of England on “Super Thursday”

Last week saw mixed performances from markets. All eyes were once again focused on monetary policy, with the Bank of England releasing a raft of data on Thursday, which has ...

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August 10, 2015

03/08/2015: Market Update – China steadies the ship for now, Greece sinks quickly, and the rest remain floating calm

Last week was broadly positive and buoyant for markets, with major indices rising modestly with a noticeable reduction in volatility. Little economic news was released, although the US second quarter ...

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August 3, 2015