By Tetsushi Kajimoto and Stanley White, taken directly from Yahoo News Summarised for NEBA clients TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s economy grew for a fourth straight quarter in the final three months of last year as a weaker yen supported exports, but tepid private consumption and the risks of rising U.S. protectionism cast doubts over a … More Japan gains 1% growth while U.S. protectionist risks loom
Taken from CNBC Tae Kim | @firstadopter JPMorgan told clients it is growing increasingly concerned over President Donald Trump’s protectionist agenda and recommends buying hedges to protect against a market sell-off. Comments by Eduardo Lecubarri: 1. SMid-caps (small- to mid-cap stocks) are said to be range bound with upside risk based on our assumption that Trump would focus … More How does Trump affect Market today?
Taken from BBC News With BREXIT set in stone after the latest divorce talks led by Theresa May in the last few weeks, these are some of the plans laid out by the British Prime Minister whereby Britain will quit the EU single market when it leaves the European Union as it sets a course … More What’s Next for Brexit?
The Politics The French presidential election is rapidly becoming one of the most unpredictable contests of recent years — even bearing in mind the U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union, and the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States. The markets have already started to sniff trouble, doubling the spread … More French election’s impact on the financial markets
Markets are in turmoil as Trump wins. Here are some of the more prominent effects: Oil is down 2-3% to about $43 a barrel. £ makes a comeback as the USD suffers. … More He came, He saw, He Trumped