Financial Markets Preview – Week of May 18, 2014

Week in Review The world stock markets experienced another wave of bearish sentiment last Friday before rallying strongly towards market close. Investors eventually opted to increase their risk appetite after the USA released a spate of economic indicators that...

Financial Markets Preview – Week of May 11, 2014

Week in Review Global stocks fundamentally consolidated their positions last Friday after recording historic highs during the earlier part of the week. A major catalyst was generated when Mario Draghi, the President of the European Central Bank (ECB), informed the...

Financial Markets Preview – Week of May 4, 2014

Week in Review Last Friday produced a sequence of events that confused investors by igniting substantial levels of volatility. The US Department of Labor published its vitally important Non-Farm Payroll figure which surprised the markets by demonstrating that 288,000...