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Morning Report: 20 February 2018
GBP Sterling had a quiet day yesterday, weakening against both the euro and US dollar. Today, Brexit Secretary David Davis will attempt to reassure business leaders in Austria with a speech due at 09:45 GMT. The pre-release of the text from the speech indicates that Davis will set out a variety of industry aims, though […]
Morning Report: 19 February 2018
GBP Sterling had an eventful Friday, weakening off the back of weak Retail Sales, but finding a modicum of stability later on comments from lead European Union negotiator Michel Barnier expressing optimism about the likelihood of an “orderly” Brexit. Retail sales fell well short of expectations in January, disappointing hopes for a rebound after a […]
Morning Report: 16 February 2018
GBP The pound strengthened further against the ailing US dollar yesterday, while trading flat against the euro. Amid momentous international events such as the resignation and replacement of South Africa’s President Zuma and the reappointment of Japanese Central Bank head Kuroda, sterling news flow was rather quiet yesterday. Reports circulated that EU officials are considering […]
Ranko BerichRanko Berich is Head of Market Analysis at Monex Europe. He is a respected macroeconomic commentator, combining incisive market insight with a deep understanding of global economic and political events.
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