Tuesday 7th April 2020

UK PM Johnson in intensive care to battle virus symptoms

Foreign Secretary Raab to deputise for now

Amir Mehrad
Market update by Amir Mehrad | 07/04/2020
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UK PM Johnson hospitalised, Pound dips but recovers

Johnson expected to be back in office shortly

Market update by Amir Mehrad | 06/04/2020
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Fed slashed rates once more

Fed moves rates to 0-0.5% and introduce new 700bln USD QE initiative

Market update by Amir Mehrad | 16/03/2020
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BOE rate cut and budget aimed at tackling COVID-19 pandemic

BOE cut rates by 0.5%

Market update by Amir Mehrad | 12/03/2020
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Emergency rate cut by BoE – slashed rates by 0.5%

Double whammy as BoE cut rates and increase budget to avoid recession

Market update by Amir Mehrad | 11/03/2020
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Stocks crash as on virus and oil price crash

Oil linked currencies drop heavily

Market update by Amir Mehrad | 09/03/2020
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GBP gains versus a broadly weaker dollar

Fed rate cuts put the USD at a disadvantage

Market update by Amir Mehrad | 06/03/2020
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Sterling gains some ground as rate cut expectations waned

GBP pushed higher on Thursday morning

Market update by Amir Mehrad | 05/03/2020
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Pound lower once more as markets anticipate rate cuts

Markets pricing in two rate cuts in 2020

Market update by Amir Mehrad | 04/03/2020
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Sterling falls heavily on Monday

Markets flock to safety on coronavirus concerns

Market update by Amir Mehrad | 03/03/2020