Economics & Markets

Thursday’s Master Investor Market Report

Thursday’s Master Investor Market Report

2 mins. to read

– The FTSE 100 closed the day at 6,747.09, a decrease of 5.32 points. – The FTSE 250 fell by 29.24 points to finish at 17,745.84. – The FTSE All Share slipped 3.44 points to 3,677.77. – The FTSE AIM All Share finished at 752.56, a fall of 3.58 points. The latest minutes from the…

Wednesday’s Master Investor Market Report

Wednesday’s Master Investor Market Report

3 mins. to read

– The FTSE 100 closed the day at 6,752.41, a rise of 65.84 points. – The FTSE 250 climbed 40.65 points to finish at 17,775.08. – The FTSE All Share rose by 30.46 points to 3,681.21. – The FTSE AIM All Share finished at 756.14, a rise of 1.05 points. London shares rallied after US…

Tuesday’s Master Investor Market Report

Tuesday’s Master Investor Market Report

3 mins. to read

– The FTSE 100 closed the day at 6,686.57, a decrease of 2.05 points. – The FTSE 250 climbed 64.32 points to finish at 17,734.43. – The FTSE All Share rose by 1.61 points to 3,650.75. – The FTSE AIM All Share finished at 755.09, a rise of 3.48 points. London shares put in a…

Friday’s Master Investor Market Report

Friday’s Master Investor Market Report

2 mins. to read

– The FTSE 100 closed the day at 6,696.28, an increase of 27.41 points. – The FTSE 250 rose by 156.40 points and finished at 17,677.40. – The FTSE All Share grew by 17.51 points to 3,652.79. – The FTSE AIM All Share finished at 751.16, a rise of 0.99 points. Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY)…

Emerging Markets Crisis?

Emerging Markets Crisis?

8 mins. to read

While everyone is concentrating in Greece and the actions taken by the US Federal Reserve, Emerging Markets are collapsing silently. The cracks in the developing economies are deeper than most realise and the risk of a 1997-like currency crisis may catch many by surprise in a not-so-distant future. Instead of achieving a strong financial position,…

The Future Is Bright: The Future Is Red

The Future Is Bright: The Future Is Red

3 mins. to read

I was talking to a friend about mortgage rates the other day and they were wondering what would happen to interest rates. The short answer is the same as it is in the US. So how likely is it that US interest rates will rise? Increasingly likely I would say. Which in turn would lead…

Thursday’s Master Investor Market Report

Thursday’s Master Investor Market Report

2 mins. to read

– The FTSE 100 closed the day at 6,675.76, an increase of 44.76 points. – The FTSE 250 rose by 23.13 points to finish at 17,535.94. – The FTSE All Share grew by 20.29 points to 3,638.74. – The FTSE AIM All Share finished at 749.92, a rise of 0.76 points. Intercontinental Hotels (IHG) boosted…

Wednesday’s Master Investor Market Report

Wednesday’s Master Investor Market Report

3 mins. to read

– The FTSE 100 closed the day at 6,631.00, an increase of 75.72 points. – The FTSE 250 rose by 124.92 points to finish at 17,512.81. – The FTSE All Share grew by 38.41 points to 3,618.45. – The FTSE AIM All Share finished flat at 749.16. Tullow Oil (TLW) will not pay an interim…

Tuesday’s Master Investor Market Report

Tuesday’s Master Investor Market Report

1 mins. to read

– The FTSE 100 closed the day at 6,555.28, an increase of 50.15 points. – The FTSE 250 rose by 120.33 points to finish at 17,387.89. – The FTSE All Share grew by 25.56 points to 3,580.04. – The FTSE AIM All Share finished 1.39 points higher at 749.16. The UK Economy grew by 0.7%…