Commodities/FX

Commodities/FX

Dow Jones set to beat all-time high despite superficial phase one

Following a protracted session of posturing and taunts, the 'phase one' of the US-China trade deal was signed on Wednesday. This was met with...

Global equities lack inspiration and opt for insipid green

In a day lacking a wow factor, global equities opted for tentative gains following the opening of the US market on Tuesday afternoon. We can...

United Oil and Gas agree extended deal with Tullow in Jamaica

United Oil and Gas (LON:UOG) have said that they have extended a production sharing agreement with Tullow Oil (LON:TLW) for operations in Jamaica. The two...

Markets unphased by US-China trade deal progress

Markets dipped slightly on Tuesday morning, despite what appeared to be a warming up of good sentiments between the US and China, and the...

British Pound finds optimism ahead of Johnson’s EU talks

The British Pound has found some renewed optimism following PM Johnson’s plans to speak with the EU. Whilst Boris Johnson was scrutinized in Parliament over...

Oil Prices continue to flucutate following Iraqi missile attack

The price of crude oil has spiked following the Iraqi missile attacks which hit news headlines this morning. Brent crude was up over 1.4% to...

Dow Jones kept in the red by PMI boost

Beginning the week dampened by US-Iranian tensions, the Dow Jones wasn't allowed to bounce back on Tuesday, as it had the wind taken out...

British Pound fluctuates as PM Johnson anticipates Brexit vote

The British Pound has fallen on Tuesday as investors anticipate the decision to vote on Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s deal to withdraw from the...

Crude Oil continues to experience volatility on tense US-Iran relations

The price of crude oil has continued to rise over the heightened tensions between Donald Trump and Iran. Since the United States launched the attack...

Markets – a day on from the General Election

The time is 12:30 on Thursday the 12th of December. I tell my colleague to bet on cable, shorting the pound until 20:00 -...