Market Update 11th February 2022 This week the inflation melodrama continued, with US inflation numbers reaching record levels. This set off another round of speculation over interest rates with talk of an emergency rate hike being needed over the weekend.
Market Update 4th February 2022 This week’s decisions from the Bank of England and European Central Bank were in line with expectations, but the language used to explain them has pushed up the forecast for rate rises. The difficult position
Market Update 21st January 2022 This week was another tough one as stocks continued to sell-off. The reason is the same as last week; inflation keeps rising, so expectations of how aggressively central banks will hike interest rates is a
Market Update 24th December 2021. This week the Omicron variant of Covid-19 continues to spread rapidly but it’s just like getting the common cold in most people and the vaccine, including booster jabs, mean very few people are suffering severe