Market review: the falling pound, oil price concerns and interest rate outlook

Aberdeen Standard Investments’ Head of Global Strategy, Andrew Milligan, considers the outlook for the pound and interest rates, tensions in the Middle East and the escalating US-China trade war.

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Market review: Brexit, trade wars and global tensions

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Market review: Brexit, trade wars and global tensions

Although the US and China have finally struck a trade war truce, tensions definitely remain. Meanwhile in the UK, the […]

Market review: mid-year reflections and what could lie ahead

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Market review: mid-year reflections and what could lie ahead

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Market review:  Brexit uncertainty lingers, Europe flounders and US tightens oil sanctions

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Market review: Brexit uncertainty lingers, Europe flounders and US tightens oil sanctions

With the UK retail sector continuing to struggle, Brexit uncertainty continuing and Europe remaining in the doldrums, what does all […]

Market review – politics takes centre stage

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Market review – politics takes centre stage

Politics continues to have a noticeable impact on financial markets. Brexit negotiations are zig-zagging towards a conclusion, causing the pound […]

Market review: pound rises, trade wars calm but headwinds strengthen

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Market review: pound rises, trade wars calm but headwinds strengthen

Market review: pound rises, trade wars calm but headwinds strengthen Headlines suggest President Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping could […]

Market review – markets rebound even though global growth slows

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Market review – markets rebound even though global growth slows

Politics and economics are important for financial markets. With Brexit negotiations making limited progress, a shutdown in parts of the […]

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