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December 28, 2020
Brexit: It’s not over yet premium
At the eleventh hour a Brexit trade deal was reached. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen have penned a trade deal between the UK and EU following months of talks and tense negotiations. The deal will come into force this week when the UK finally leaves the European Union after 47 years. Of course, stocks will be buoyed by the deal and the pound strengthened, but this does not signify the end of Brexit. Now there will be a period of major readjustment as the UK economy moves away from the Read More
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Nigel Green
March 26, 2020
Investors seek out key opportunities from the hit of coronavirus premium
As global stock markets rallied on Tuesday this week, investors are looking to ‘new world’ sectors and businesses as the world adapts to life with coronavirus and looks towards an economic recovery. Over time we’ve seen every economic downturn generate a new normal, and the one being sparked by the COVID-19 pandemic will be no different. The impact of the coronavirus spread has reached companies across the globe, causing vast international disruption, Read More
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Nigel Green
March 9, 2020
Covid-19 and the oil price war: A global recession is almost inescapable premium
A global recession is now almost inevitable in 2020. Monday has seen global stocks and government bond yields decline after oil prices nosedived by near to 30%, as I discuss in this short video. This is oil’s sharpest one-day fall since the Gulf War in 1991, further driving the global stock market sell-off that got underway a fortnight ago on fears the Covid-19 outbreak will severely affect economic growth. Every major stock market around the world is Read More
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Nigel Green