Weekly Financial Update – 29.10.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 29.10.2020

So, it’s been a nasty week in terms of stock market performance particularly in the UK and Europe as we have seen some of the biggest falls since March.        Covid-19 has continued to spread, and case numbers are increasing. This has resulted in the markets...
Weekly Financial Update – 22.10.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 22.10.2020

It wasn’t a great week for the major world stock markets as all returned negative results.     This was mainly due to the fact the US government has still yet to agree a new stimulus package. What does this stimulus package entail? Well, it will provide...
Weekly Financial Update – 15.10.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 15.10.2020

It was a fairly flat week for the major world stock markets with the UK fairing worst. This was mainly as a result of lockdown fears as there was much discussion this week around what stricter measures need to be imposed to slow down the rate of infections.  ...
Weekly Financial Update – 08.10.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 08.10.2020

Stock markets had a fairly quiet and positive week after initially fearing the worst once it was announced US President Donald Trump had tested positive for Coronavirus and the uncertainty this could have led to.     It appears Trump seems over the worst and...
Weekly Financial Update – 01.10.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 01.10.2020

This week the stock markets recovered some of their losses from the previous week as investors feel confident there will soon be a new US package of measures to boost the US economy.     There were issues in Japan though as an unknown technical glitch shut...
Weekly Financial Update – 24.09.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 24.09.2020

It’s been a bumpy ride for stock markets this week, in particular for the UK and the rest of Europe as stocks had their most significant falls for a number of weeks now.     Two big issues impacted stocks this week. Firstly, we saw the banks in trouble again...