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Week ahead: US data and OPEC summit in focus

Week ahead: US data and OPEC summit in focus

Fri, 21 November 2014

The coming week will see a raft of economic indicators released Stateside in a holiday-shortened week due to the Thanksgiving Day holiday. Wednesday, in particular, will be very informative, with no l... [more]

Week ahead: FOMC minutes and Eurozone PMIs wil centre markets´ attention

Week ahead: FOMC minutes and Eurozone PMIs wil centre markets´ attention

Fri, 14 November 2014

The axis of risk events will shift back towards the United Kingdom and Eurozone over the coming week. At home, all eyes will be on Wednesday´s release of the minutes of the Monetary Policy Committee´s... [more]

Week ahead: Bank of England's Inflation Report in focus

Week ahead: Bank of England's Inflation Report in focus

Fri, 07 November 2014

Markets' attention next week will likely focus on the Bank of England's Inflation Report, which is due for release on Wednesday, and the latest set of macroeconomic projections contained within it. Th... [more]

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

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

Fri, 31 October 2014

The coming week will see the flow of economic data ramp-up. As always, the latest US non-farm payrolls figures, which are set for release on Friday, will focus traders' attention above all else. This ... [more]

Week ahead: US FOMC meeting in focus

Week ahead: US FOMC meeting in focus

Fri, 24 October 2014

The coming week will see the flow of US macroeconomic data pick-up after a weekend in which investors will be closely watching the results of the ECB's Asset Quality Review and of the Brazilian presid... [more]

Week ahead: Eurozone purchasing managers data in focus

Fri, 17 October 2014

The latest Eurozone manufacturing sector purchasing managers' indices stand out in the coming week's agenda as the main risk event, given recent fears over the slowdown in economic activity in the Eur... [more]

Week ahead: Traders waiting on ECB's Draghi and UK employment report

Fri, 10 October 2014

The flow of economic data is set to pick up significantly in the UK and US over the coming week. In Britain the main economic reports due out are the latest consumer price figures, on Tuesday, followe... [more]

Week ahead: FOMC minutes and MPC meeting in focus

Fri, 03 October 2014

The coming week will see the flow of data slow in most jurisdictions, but traders following UK markets will have quite a bit to keep them on their toes. Nevertheless, the key risk event of the week is... [more]

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

Fri, 26 September 2014

Traders will be focusing on the European Central Bank's policy meeting on Thursday after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi indicated this past week that he is open to the possibility of ado... [more]

Week ahead: Eurozone PMIs and IFO in focus

Fri, 19 September 2014

The flow of macroeconomic data will slowdown significantly over the coming week, with the key risk events moving towards the Eurozone. In particular, investors will be watching out for the latest manu... [more]

Week Ahead: All eyes on Scotland (and the Fed)

Fri, 12 September 2014

The coming week’s calendar is chock full of economic data and potentially market moving events. Naturally, all eyes will be on the result of Thursday’s Scottish referendum. Come Friday mor... [more]

Wednesday preview: MPs to grill Carney and Co

Tue, 09 September 2014

On Wednesday, four members of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will sit down before the Treasury Committee and answer questions on the Bank's inflation report, providing an opport... [more]

Wednesday preview: MPs to grill Carney and Co

Tue, 09 September 2014

On Wednesday, four members of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will sit down before the Treasury Committee and answer questions on the Bank's inflation report, providing an opport... [more]

Wednesday preview: MPs to grill Carney and Co

Tue, 09 September 2014

On Wednesday, four members of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will sit down before the Treasury Committee and answer questions on the Bank's inflation report, providing an opport... [more]

Wednesday preview: MPs to grill Carney and Co

Tue, 09 September 2014

On Wednesday, four members of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will sit down before the Treasury Committee and answer questions on the Bank's inflation report, providing an opport... [more]

Wednesday preview: MPs to grill Carney and Co

Tue, 09 September 2014

On Wednesday, four members of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will sit down before the Treasury Committee and answer questions on the Bank's inflation report, providing an opport... [more]

Wednesday preview: MPs to grill Carney and Co

Tue, 09 September 2014

On Wednesday, four members of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) will sit down before the Treasury Committee and answer questions on the Bank's inflation report, providing an opport... [more]

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Weir Group 1,960.00 -4.76 17:09
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