Week Ahead 25.01.21

Risk markets were supported higher this week as incoming US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen assured markets of ongoing fiscal support. The negative sentiment from the sell the fact response to…

Hydrogen is hot in the green world

Hydrogen has a few key things going for it. Firstly, when it burns its burns clean. There are an ideal replacement for fossil fuels. Remember around 20% of all Co2…

Week Ahead 18.01.21

The main story this week was the strong run higher in US 10 year bond yields. This led to a rise in the USD and excited expectations of a faster…

Time for the Fed to taper?

There has been some considerable talk from the Fed around tapering the current pace of bond purchases. The most likely outcome of this is a steepening of the Treasury yield…

Week Ahead 11.01.21

It was all about the Georgia run offs this week as the markets began to price in a Democratic sweep for the US. With the Democrats able to control the…

Week Ahead 21.12.20

It was the week of deals. First it was the Brexit deal that was ‘nearly there’. Then it was the US stimulus bill that was ‘close’ to being finished. There…

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