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17/08/2017 – Market view : Dovish Fed leads to US Dollar weakness

Overnight, Asian Tech stocks post strong gains primarily due to excellent results from the Chinese internet giant, Tencent Holding. The US Dollar sold off after a dovish update from the Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting, which saw 10 year US Treasury yield reverse back to 2.22%. Key market focus today is Eurozone CPI, French unemployment, and UK retail sales data.

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Archive

16/08/2017 – Market view: European equities continue to recover. Amazon and Ryanair

15/08/2017 – Market view : Investors moved back into risk on mode as concerns about North Korea were allayed. Kingspan.

11/08/2017 – Market view: Geopolitical tensions weigh on global markets

10/08/2017 – Market View: As the North Korean saga continues to rumble on safe haven assets such as the Swiss franc, yen and gold all got bid up overnight. Kerry and Glanbia

09/08/2017- Market view : The euro rally took a breather with EURUSD dropping below 1.18 after some better than expected jobs numbers in the US. AIB and Paddy Power

04/08/2017 – Market view : Market focus today will be on US non-farm payroll numbers which is expected to increase by 180k. Allianz and FBD

03/08/2017 – Market view : Market focus on Services PMI data and Bank of England meeting. Siemens.

02/08/2017 – Market view : Markets continue to discount the ongoing Trump political saga and post decent returns despite the turmoil in Washington. Apple and Smurfit

01/08/2017 – Market view : Euro continues to strengthen