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Philippe d'Arvisenet
Towards A Net Rebound In Q4 Growth By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Jan 15, 2017

It looks like Q4 2016 GDP growth rebounded strongly based on November’s strong figures for output and consumption. December’s marked improvement in business confidence indicators points...

Expect Test Of 2200 Over Next Two Weeks   By EconMatters - Jan 15, 2017

We discuss the two obvious markets bubbles in the FTSE and Nasdaq, and do some general market commentary in this video. Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) are going to get slaughtered from ...

James Picerno
A Caveat On Backtesting Caveats By James Picerno - Jan 13, 2017

Ben Carlson at Ritholtz Asset Management reminds us that backtesting offers no shortcuts to investment nirvana. As he correctly points out, there are numerous shortcomings in the art/science of ...

Danske Markets
Still Dovish Despite Better Data   By Danske Markets - Jan 13, 2017

We do not expect a hawkish stance from the ECB, although the latest economic survey indicators have strengthened further and inflation has risen above 1.0% for the first time in three years . ...

Danske Markets
Danske Daily - 13 January 2017   By Danske Markets - Jan 13, 2017

US retail sales and US PPI are due out. We estimate that retail sales will show a solid gain for December. Rating reports on Ireland, Portugal, Belgium, Poland and Italy are due. Focus will mainly be...

Danske Markets
Fixed Income Market Watch: Sweden   By Danske Markets - Jan 13, 2017

A quantitative run through of the Swedish fixed income market, starting with the Riksbank and money markets before moving on to government and covered bonds. To read the entire report Please click on...

Ipek Ozkardeskaya
FTSE Rallies, US Set For A Flat Open By Ipek Ozkardeskaya - Jan 13, 2017 1

The FTSE extended gains to 7328p at the open. Financials (+0.45%) led gains, whilst mining (-0.51%) and energy stocks (-0.03%) softened. The City of London lobbying group abandoned the idea of EU ...

Marc Chandler
Corrective Forces Persist By Marc Chandler - Jan 13, 2017

The kind of momentum seen throughout the capital market in most of the fourth quarter last year has yet to return. With the lack of new details about the new US Administration's economic policies, ...

Energies Ignite By AvaTrade - Jan 13, 2017

Driven by sharp movements in currency markets, the commodity is enjoying an upward trend. Additionally, OPEC’s efforts to drive the supply of the commodity down is edging the price upwards. ...

Dollar Recovers As Supported By Fedspeaks By ActionForex - Jan 13, 2017

Dollar recovers mildly towards the end of the week as supported by comments from Fed officials. Fed chair Janet Yellen said that the economy is "doing quite well" and there are no serious short term ...