WEEK AHEAD
24 Feb
Weekly review

The FTSE 100 finished the week down 56. 26 points, or 0. 77%, at 7,243. 70.

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24 Feb
Week ahead: Trump and US Federal Reserve in focus

Barring any unexpected events, Trump and the US Federal Reserve would be the main focus for global financial markets over the coming week.

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17 Feb
Week ahead: House of Lords, Trump in focus
UK house of Lords

The coming was expected to be light in terms of data on both sides of the Pond, although the first debate on the Article 50 Brexit bill in the House of Lords, on Monday, did hold the potential to move markets.

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10 Feb
Weekly review

The FTSE 100 finished the week up 66. 82 points, or 0. 93%, at 7,258. 75.

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10 Feb
Week ahead: UK CPI, employment data on tap
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The flow of economic data was set to pick-up noticeably in the coming week in all the major geographies.

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03 Feb
Week ahead: UK industrial production and trade figures in the spotlight
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Data over the coming week was expected to taper off given the multiple high-frequency indicators and central bank meetings around the world over the prior seven-day stretch.

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03 Feb
Weekly review

The FTSE 100 ended the week up 3. 81 points to 7,188. 30.

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27 Jan
Weekly review

The FTSE 100 closed the week down 14. 99 points to 7,184. 49 points.

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27 Jan
Week ahead: Fed, BoE in focus
Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England

Investors would be asked to digest a heavily-laden calendar of economic data focused on the US over the coming trading week, with the next US central bank policy meeting and monthly jobs report set for release almost back-to-back, on Wednesday and Friday, respectively.

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20 Jan
Weekly review

The FTSE 100 ended the week down 142. 4 points to 7,198. 44.

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20 Jan
Week ahead: New US adminsitration´s first policies in the spotlight
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Markets´ focus during the coming week would likely be on the new US president´s first days in office, with some reports indicating that he might be set to move quickly from the 'get-go', with a possible renegotiation of some aspects of the NAFTA treaty likely high on the agenda.

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13 Jan
Weekly review

The FTSE 100 finished the week up 127. 76 points to 7,337. 81 points.

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13 Jan
Week ahead: PM´s speech, Trump inauguration in focus

All eyes will undoubtedly be on the Prime Minister´s speech on 17 January in which she is expected to provide more details on her approach in the upcoming Brexit negotiations and on her objectives.

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06 Jan
Weekly review

The FTSE 100 ended the week up 141. 88 points to 7,210. 05.

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06 Jan
Week ahead: Politicians, Fedspeak still in focus

The flow of economic data would continue to be quite heavy, with a barrage of US economic indicators including for retail sales, factory gate prices and the University of Michigan's consumer confidence survey all set to be published on Friday.

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30 Dec
Week ahead: Barrage of economic data awaits
Fed-comite

The upcoming week is set to again be a holiday-shortened one, with UK and US markets closed on Monday and many Southern European markets likely to see low trading volumes on Friday, due to the feast day of the Epiphany.

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30 Dec
Weekly review

The FTSE 100 finished the week up 75. 47 points to 7,142. 83.

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27 Dec
Week ahead: Japan data to take centre stage
BoJ

Japanese data were to take centre stage during the holiday-shortened trading week, with the latest figures on the unemployment rate and consumer prices in the month of November set for release on Monday.

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