Commodities/FX

Commodities/FX

Oil prices continue to sink on coronavirus worries

The price of Crude Oil has slumped across the Monday session, as developments in the macroeconomic world unfolded across the weekend. US Crude fell below...

Coronavirus crash continues: FTSE books worst session since 1987

Buckle up! Normally we dole out quaint titles like 'Black Monday' to mark the pinnacle of a market peak or trough, before some sort...

Global equities lick their wounds after Black Monday

Black Monday offered volley upon volley of bad news for investors, with the worst dip in global equities since the financial crash, and the...

FTSE hit as commodities stocks dip on Russia-OPEC loggerheads

Today Brent Crude was down 7% to $46.25 per barrel, a $25 price cut from the first week of 2020, and representing its lowest price...

Equities gains unravel on prevailing Coronavirus fears

After the leap year horror show took its fair share of casualties, global equities were keen to defiantly claw back ground, only to be...

FTSE 100 promotions and relegations – TUI, NMC and Kingfisher all...

The FTSE 100 has received a bruising over the last few weeks, as the coronavirus has continued to take its’ toll on global markets. Data...

Impromptu Fed rate cut compensates for lack of G7 Coronavirus action...

Best satirised by the FT, the G7 meeting today was all bun and no filling. Some of the brightest and best minds in economics...

Market recovery hangs in the balance despite Dow Jones mega rally

After inklings of monetary policy responses began trickling out of central banks over the weekend, in an effort to fight the effects of the...

Oil prices extend gains on Tuesday as OPEC+ plan further cuts

Oil prices have extended their gains across the Tuesday session, following a busy week for commodities and global markets. There have been expectations that central...

Coronavirus & commodities carnage knocks FTSE down to 12 month lows

With the seemingly unshakeable Coronavirus working its way across Europe, the FTSE was the worst-hit casualty of a hauntingly bad session for global equities. After...