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Morning commentary: Capital Spreads

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Even central bankers lose faith

Posted on: 25 November 2014

European equities are set to edge higher on the open. Mixed closes for Europe and the US yesterday and Asia also currently unable to get a consensus of what’s going on show the indecision traders are wrestling with at the moment.

Central Bank efforts faded already

Posted on: 24 November 2014

European equities are set to start flat, already fully digesting Friday’s central bank euphoria.

Fingers crossed Draghi delivers an early xmas present

Posted on: 21 November 2014

European equities are set to open flat as persistent weakness continues to keep the bulls tempered.

Rochester: the most important place you’ve never heard of

Posted on: 20 November 2014

European equities are set to open flat following an uneventful FOMC Meeting Minutes release.

Bulls loving the prospect of deflation

Posted on: 19 November 2014

European equities are set to open flat to marginally higher. After yesterdays ramp higher, traders are set to ease off the accelerator ahead of central bank meeting minutes.

Never fear when central bankers are near!!

Posted on: 18 November 2014

European equities are set to creep higher on the prospects of continuing loose monetary policy. Although markets have continued to power ahead over the last month, this is against a back drop of deep concerns about the global economy.

Land of the rising sun not so bright

Posted on: 17 November 2014

European equities are set to open lower following Japans dip into recession. Although traders are set to hit the sell button on the headline, there’s already a silver lining to the story...

European markets at an inflection point

Posted on: 14 November 2014

European equities are set to open flat ahead of European GDP data. Although the FTSE has managed to gain some ground this week, the DAX and CAC are practically flat...

Slow news day or end of the rally?

Posted on: 12 November 2014

European equities are set to open flat on a lack of cues. With little in the way of news or economic data and the US session muted because of Veterans Day, there was little for traders to get their teeth into yesterday.

Too infinity and beyond!

Posted on: 11 November 2014

European equities are set to perk up on overnight gains in the US and Asia. Confidence in the US economy seems to be brushing off any domestic concerns and the bulls are running with it.

Wobbly start shows unbalanced markets

Posted on: 10 November 2014

European equities are set to open mixed as traders struggle to find direction.

No booze from the ECB today but as long as the EU remains weak that’s good enough

Posted on: 6 November 2014

European equities are set to ease on Thursday as traders nestle in ahead of central bank meetings. Companies going ex-div today also shave 10 points off the FTSE.

What was yesterday all about?

Posted on: 5 November 2014

European equities are set to start on a firm footing, shrugging off earlier wobbles. European equities had a bit of a kneejerk reaction lower yesterday to the European Commission’s weaker forecast but this shouldn’t have been a surprise to anyone that’s been remotely involved with markets.

Europe’s hangover worse than every one else’s

Posted on: 4 November 2014

European equities are set to open flat following muted session in the US and Asia. Following Fridays surge, it’s only natural that the markets should give back some of those windfall gains.

Bulls out of breath and out of shape

Posted on: 3 November 2014

European equities are set to open little changed following the huge run away gains on Friday. Traders are likely to pause today as they take a breather and reassure themselves that value should actually be around these levels.