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22/03/2019 – Market view: US Higher, Brexit, BoE, NIKE
US markets posted strong gains yesterday as investors considered Wednesday’s Fed meeting. Asian stocks followed suit overnight posting positive gains. Europe had a mixed open this morning as French and German PMI data disappointed across the board. Futures indicate a mixed open in the US later today. German bund yields fell this morning to 1bps, the lowest yield since the summer of 2016. Investors will be watching PMI data today, after disappointing French and German data, we await Euro Area and US prints. We will also be watching the fall out in Westminster as MPs discuss the current state of play of Brexit.