Weekly Market Summary.

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Week ending 17th November 2017. - 20th November 2017

The squeeze on UK households was evidenced this week as average weekly earnings grew at 2.2% – well behind a CPI inflation rate of 3% (which […]

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Week ending 10th November 2017. - 13th November 2017

There was very little economic data action this week. The eurozone’s economic recovery was underlined after retail sales climbed 0.7% in September, taking its 12 month […]

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Week ending 3rd November 2017. - 6th November 2017

This week’s UK interest rate increase was a fait accompli after BoE policymakers recently intimated that an interest rate rise was on the cards. Although Mark […]

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Week ending 27th October 2017. - 30th October 2017

If BoE policymakers were minded to increase interest rates at their next meeting (1-2 November 2017), there was nothing in this week’s GDP data to change […]

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Week ending 20th October 2017. - 23rd October 2017

There was lots of excitement over this week’s (Tuesday 17 October 2017) UK inflation data, after recent comments from Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank […]

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Week ending 13th October 2017. - 16th October 2017

Data this week showed how much more the UK imports than it exports as the trade deficit continued to widen despite the large depreciation in the […]

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Week ending 6th October 2017. - 9th October 2017

As you can see from the ‘World Markets at a Glance’ table, the result of the unauthorised Catalonian referendum was more of a local issue, as […]

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Week ending 29th September 2017. - 2nd October 2017

In last Sunday’s (24 September 2017) German elections, Angela Merkel won her fourth term as Chancellor. However, her victory was tainted and her power weakened after […]

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Week ending 15th September 2017. - 18th September 2017

As Hurricane Irma avoided the worst predictions of destruction, US equities gained with both the Dow Jones and S&P 500 closing at record highs. The FTSE-100 […]

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Week ending 8th September 2017. - 11th September 2017

Equity markets ended the week a touch lower despite anxiety at the start of the week over North Korea’s hydrogen bomb test. Equity markets were helped […]

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