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Week ahead: All eyes on Greece (and the US dollar)

Week ahead: All eyes on Greece (and the US dollar)

Fri, 03 July 2015

The very short-term outlook for financial markets has grown more uncertain, but that may throw up some investment opportunities. Athens´s decision to call a referendum is much like Alexander the Great... [more]

Week ahead: Greece at the forefront of investors' minds

Week ahead: Greece at the forefront of investors' minds

Fri, 26 June 2015

The coming week may well see the imposition of capital controls in Greece should the country fail to reach an agreement with its creditors. Should that occur all eyes would turn to the ECB to see if i... [more]

Week ahead: Stage is set for talks with Athens

Week ahead: Stage is set for talks with Athens

Fri, 19 June 2015

All eyes in the coming week will be on the result of Monday´s emergency summit of euro area heads of government to discuss the situation in Greece, with the country facing a critical payment deadline ... [more]

Week ahead: US FOMC meeting in focus

Week ahead: US FOMC meeting in focus

Fri, 12 June 2015

All eyes will be on the upcoming meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee on Wednesday, when the central bank is expected to stay put on interest rates. That follows recent upwardly estimates fo... [more]

Week ahead: China and Japan data in focus

Week ahead: China and Japan data in focus

Fri, 05 June 2015

The coming week will see a flood of Chinese data hit the market, with data due out on the country's foreign trade, consumer prices, retail sales and fixed asset investment. The flow of indicators out ... [more]

Week ahead: Traders look to US jobs report for guidance on rates

Fri, 29 May 2015

The latest US non-farm payrolls figures and updates on manufacturing sector conditions worldwide will dominate the coming week's calendar. Economists estimate the US economy added 220,000 jobs in May ... [more]

Week ahead: US data in focus

Sun, 24 May 2015

The coming week will see a raft of macroeconomic data published Stateside, with perhaps the second reading on first quarter gross domestic product standing out the most. The most recent tracking estim... [more]

Week ahead: Flow of UK data to pick up

Fri, 15 May 2015

In the coming week investors will focus on the minutes of the latest policy meetings of the Federal Open Market Committee and Monetary Policy Committee, both of which are due out on Wednesday. The... [more]

Week ahead: Inflation Report, Eurogroup meeting and Chinese data in focus

Fri, 08 May 2015

The coming week will be quite intense in several geographies. Here, in the UK, all eyes will be on the latest employment report, given that employment and wages are two of the most critical gauges f... [more]

Week ahead: Elections and US non-farm payrolls in focus

Fri, 01 May 2015

Without out a doubt next week's main event, both at home and abroad, will be the result of the UK elections, given the current debate regarding the future of Britain within the European Union and the ... [more]

Week ahead: Political debates and central banks in focus

Fri, 24 April 2015

With little doubt what will be of most interest for investors next week, given that the next general elections are now looming, will be the three-way election debate between Cameron, Clegg and Miliban... [more]

Week ahead: Greece and Eurogroup meeting in focus

Fri, 17 April 2015

The coming week will see markets focus on the result of the International Monetary Fund-World Bank's spring meetings in Washington D.C.. That comes ahead of the 24 April Eurogroup meeting. Unfortuna... [more]

Week ahead: Election and US data in focus

Fri, 10 April 2015

Electoral fever will likely continue to ramp up over the coming days, with the Conservatives, Labour and the Liberal Democrats all due to publish their respective election manifestos. That comes as st... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Tesla Motors Inc 280.02 4.04 22:10
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. 131.26 4.02 22:04
eBay Inc. 61.85 2.36 21:57
Western Digital Corp. 80.87 1.80 22:10
Avago Technologies Ltd. 137.64 1.58 22:10

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Liberty Global plc Series A 50.70 -6.92 22:10
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. 60.53 -2.56 22:10
Cerner Corp. 68.48 -1.33 22:04
Amgen Inc. 153.26 -1.12 21:53
Charter Communications Inc. 171.80 -1.03 22:01