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Tom Alston

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Interest rates 3 min read

Will the Dollar Shape Financial Markets in 2019?

After a volatile end to 2018, investors are now looking at what the new year brings. Despite rising 7% against a broad basket of currencies...

Market and Portfolio Updates 1 min read

Market Update (25/11/2018)

This week oil sinks lower, the industry reacts to higher interest rates and crypto bank struggles......

Equity 3 min read

Does the tech stock slump indicate a rout in global markets?

Turbulence in the global financial markets, particularly in the technology sector, saw equity sell offs, oil prices tumble, and dollar swings this week as concerns...

Market and Portfolio Updates 1 min read

Market Update (18/11/2018)

This week has it been the worst year for the financial markets, Brexit Deal, first crypto ETP and ESG on the rise.......

Equity 2 min read

Is ESG Investing Worth It?

Global Warming. Corruption. War. Poverty. These are all problems every human on the face of the earth must deal with, and it is something everyone...

Market and Portfolio Updates 1 min read

Market Update (11/11/2018)

This week oil drops, Goldman scandal thickens and Fed crushes emerging market hopes......

Market and Portfolio Updates 1 min read

Market Update (04/11/2018)

Its been a busy week with earnings reports, with GE and Apple taken the brunt of a stock market hit. Also Italy remains stubborn on...

Interest rates 3 min read

Investment Banks Saviour High Interest Rates

It is a well-known fact that when interest rates are hiked, investment Banks increase their profitability due to their massive cash holdings. Increasing the interest...

Market and Portfolio Updates 1 min read

Market Update (21/10/2018)

This week HSBC to become first foreign company to list in China, Italian debt downgraded by Moody's, BlackRock splutters and is quantum computing the future...