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9th May 2022

| Central Banks Hike Rates As Recession Fears Gather Momentum

By Kieran O’Connor

The US Federal Reserve and Bank of England both pushed through interest rate rises last week.

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3rd May 2022

| US Equities Retreat For Fourth Straight Week As Economy Contracts During Q1

By Kieran O’Connor

US equities fell further into the red last week as mixed company results coupled with a surprise first quarter economic

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25th April 2022

| Equities Under Pressure As Hawkish Central Bank Rhetoric Ramps Up

By Kieran O’Connor

Global equity markets were firmly on the back foot last week.

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19th April 2022

| Equity Markets Mixed As Inflation Rises Once Again

By Kieran O’Connor

Inflationary pressures continued to accelerate last month as surging energy costs continued to bite.

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11th April 2022

| Fed Signals Accelerated Quantitative Tightening To Fight Off Inflation

By Kieran O’Connor

The Federal Reserve (Fed) looks set to begin its quantitative tightening (QT) process next month.

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4th April 2022

| Choppy Markets Persist On Cloudy Macro Outlook

By Kieran O’Connor

Volatility continued to grip financial markets last week

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28th March 2022

| Domestic Equities Mixed As Chancellor Announces Mini Budget

By Kieran O’Connor

UK equity markets ended on mixed footing after CPI data showed inflation reaching its highest level for three decades.

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21st March 2022

| Equities Stage Rally On Russia-Ukraine Negotiations Optimism

By Kieran O’Connor

Global equity markets surged last week as cautious optimism that a peace deal could be agreed.

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14th March 2022

| Commodities Markets in Turmoil as Nickel Trading Suspended

By Kieran O’Connor

Volatility continued in global markets last week

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7th March 2022

| Oil Surges and European Equities Routed as War in Ukraine Intensifies

By Kieran O’Connor

Oil prices surged to almost $120.00 a barrel on Friday, a considerable weekly rise of more than +20.0%.

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1st March 2022

| Market Turmoil & Efficient Tax Planning

By Donald Maxwell-Scott

With the end of tax year around the corner, now is a good time for investors to shelter their investments from tax

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28th February 2022

| Friday Rally Stems Equity Losses as Russia Invades Ukraine

By Kieran O’Connor

The unfolding crisis in Ukraine dominated the headlines last week as Russian forces invaded the country.

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