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Market Update – 17th June 2020. - 17th June 2020

If you ever needed proof that time in the market is more important than trying to time the market, we have had it over the past couple of days!

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Market Update – 16th June 2020. - 16th June 2020

Last week’s equity market weakness continued yesterday, as the growing fear of a second wave of coronavirus infections was compounded by Larry Kudlow (an economic adviser to Donald Trump)

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Market Update – 12th June 2020. - 12th June 2020

Yesterday, global equity markets fell heavily, with the FTSE-100 down 252 points – just shy of a 4% loss. On Wall Street, the Dow Jones lost over 1,800 points, or nearly 7%, while the broader S&P 500 index ended the day almost 6% lower.

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Market Update – 11th June 2020. - 11th June 2020

Our focus yesterday evening (Wednesday 10 June 2020) was on the press conference from the Fed Chair, Jay Powell, for any hints on what the US central bank may do in the future following last Friday’s (5 June 2020) stunning employment data (when 2.5m jobs were added).

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Market Update – 10th June 2020. - 10th June 2020

Global equities continue to weaken after the recent strong rally. Having ended yesterday (Tuesday 9 June 2020) down 136.87 points, or 2.12%, the FTSE-100 is down a further 30 points, or 0.5%, this morning.

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Market Update – 9th June 2020. - 9th June 2020

Although the FTSE-100 ended yesterday down 11.71 points (or 0.18%) and is currently down a further 100 points (1.50%) this morning, it doesn’t mean that last week’s equity market rally has run its course as there are plenty of signs that the positive sentiment is here to stay given the continuing easing of lockdowns

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Market Update – 5th June 2020. - 5th June 2020

Equities on Wall Street closed mixed last night (4 June 2020) following US jobless data: while the Dow Jones mustered a gain of 11.93 points, or 0.05%, the broader based S&P 500 index fell 0.34%.

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Market Update – 4th June 2020. - 4th June 2020

It was another day and another rally for global equity markets yesterday (3 June 2020), as the FTSE-100 rose 162.27 points, or 2.61%.

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Market Update – 3rd June 2020. - 3rd June 2020

Given all the negative news headlines covering the coronavirus outbreak; rising unemployment; US/China tensions; and the protests across America, you might expect that global equity markets would be weaker.

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Market Update – 2nd June 2020. - 2nd June 2020

US equities had a volatile day yesterday (1 June 2020).

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