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Morning commentary: Capital Spreads

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Turbulent week already getting off to a shaky start

Posted on: 15 September 2014

European equities are set to slump on the open following weak data from China out over the weekend.

Can’t even get any rest at the weekend

Posted on: 12 September 2014

European equities are set to open flat as they continue to stumble around in uncertainty.

An uneasy truce

Posted on: 11 September 2014

European equities have taken their cue from positive sessions in the US and Asia and have opened modestly higher.

Uncertainty leads to a certain course of action

Posted on: 10 September 2014

European equities have opened lower as a combination of negative cues, stubborn technical resistance and profit taking are all conspiring to drag on sentiment.

Indices not ready to break out

Posted on: 9 September 2014

European equities are set to edge lower on the open. Despite gains seen overnight in Asia, traders in Europe are getting a little hesitant following the huge run up we’ve seen in recent weeks.

Do what the polls say.

Posted on: 8 September 2014

European equities are set to put to one side the positive ‘bad’ US Nonfarm Payrolls on Friday and instead focus on domestic issues.

US rebound set to continue or crumble?

Posted on: 5 September 2014

European equities are set to open soft. Although the FTSE was unchanged yesterday as the MPC stood pat on rates, continental markets were sent soaring following the ECB’s surprise rate cut.

Play it safe, don’t trust anyone

Posted on: 4 September 2014

European equities edged lower on the open. Despite crossed fingers that the ECB will start up the printing presses and signs that Putin has had his fill in Ukraine, both have a history of disappointing.

Too much to think about

Posted on: 3 September 2014

European equities are set to open flat as there’s just too much going on at the moment for traders to comprehend.

Bulls and bears can’t make head nor tails of this

Posted on: 2 September 2014

European equities are set to open flat as markets remain jittery. With no cues from the US due to the Labour Day holiday, European traders have been left to weigh up geopolitical tinder boxes on the one hand against ECB gift boxes on the other.

Who’s more influential: Putin or Draghi?

Posted on: 1 September 2014

European equities are set to open mixed on conflicting cues. The run of weak economic data from the continent continued with another dip in inflation.

War bad, incursion acceptable.

Posted on: 29 August 2014

European equities are set to open mixed as traders struggle to asses the flare up in Ukraine.

Draghi and Putin; actions speak louder than words

Posted on: 28 August 2014

European equities have edged lower as concern brews that traders have gotten ahead of the curve on ECB stimulus that and fighting in Ukraine flares up again.

Once bitten, twice shy.

Posted on: 27 August 2014

European equities are set to open modestly lower as the bulls take a small breather. However, the bulls remain firmly in control as they believe they have Draghi in their corner warming up the printing presses.

Geopolitical worries or monetary stimulus?

Posted on: 26 August 2014

European equities are set to ease modestly after yesterdays strong gains. The FTSE is set to rise though playing catch-up for yesterday’s absence.