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An Overview Of Global Economic Activity & Valuations
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An Overview Of Global Economic Activity & Valuations

For the first time in a while, we seem to have some degree of reasonable and synchronised growth in all geographic and sectors of the world economy. The US and Canada, continental Europe, Asia (including China, India and Japan) along with many emerging countries in Africa and Latin America are all seeing their economic activities...

Peter Jackson Explains The Stock Market
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Peter Jackson Explains The Stock Market

Global stock and bond markets have had a good twelve months and many of them are at all time highs. From here, will they go higher or will there be falls or a correction? In stockmarket parlance, a correction is generally considered to be a pullback of 10% or more. A correction therefore on the...

We Take A Look At President Trump & His Policies
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We Take A Look At President Trump & His Policies

Why have the US (and other) stock markets gone up since the election against all odds? Markets can be very fickle. The rise since the US election day has taken nearly all pundits by surprise. In the cold light of day investors woke up and first of all thought that Mr Trump couldn’t possibly enact...

How OPEC Affects The Oil Price & Some Consequences.
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How OPEC Affects The Oil Price & Some Consequences.

As I am sure you are aware, OPEC met at the end of November and, led by Saudi Arabia, has agreed to cuts in oil production. Certain non – OPEC countries such as Russia (which is up there with the US and Saudi Arabia, as the world’s largest producers) and Venezuela have also agreed to...

The Recent Stock Market Correction: Why Did It Happen?
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The Recent Stock Market Correction: Why Did It Happen?

As I have said on previous occasions to clients, corrections happen from time to time. Particularly in the US, the market had gone up in virtually a straight line since August 2017, rising 16% in just over four months. When this sort of rise happens and investors have plenty of gains, they sometimes look for...