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Daily Snapshot – 13 June 2022

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OK lads – it’s time to step up. The Sunday Times and others reporting yet another critical supply chain issue out there as the backlog of hen do’s leads to a shortage of butlers in the buff. Brides-to-be in the UK need YOU (they’ve already rejected my application suggesting things are desperate but not that […]

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Daily Snapshot – 9 June 2022

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Well I for one am relieved we had the ECB today else this snapshot would be pretty thin reading. On the face of it all was in line with expectations: Inflation projections revised up substantially, QE to end on 1st July, rates to rise 25bps in July and again in September (potentially a larger hike […]

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Daily Snapshot – 8 June 2022

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“How long can this go on?” chimed one particularly disgruntled client as markets were on the whole steady and interest waned. Sideways markets in a tight range are painful for lots of people (especially sales-traders!) but may be a welcome respite to some having tumbled so aggressively in the first quarter. An FT Article from […]

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Daily Snapshot – 07 June 2022

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With the Tube strikes still affecting the London commuter scene and the sun shining I decided to cycle in. Legs a bit sore I hopped on one of these fancy electric bikes that scatter the streets and headed into town. Everything was smooth till I tried to park it with the GPS playing up it […]

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Daily Snapshot – 6 June 2022

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So you know we love a word of the day here and there could be none more appropriate after the weekend than Clinomania – the excessive desire to remain in bed. A four day spectacular in the UK (if you weren’t one of the estimated one billion people to see it this was the highlight […]

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The View from 5th Avenue – 2 June 2022

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A daily trading perspective… Casey Badach | Jared Lechner | Andrew Chader | Ryan Maguire | Alan Clymer US dealing direct: +1 212 803 7300     MARKET SNAPSHOT   S&P: ▲ +1.84% Nasdaq: ▲ +2.69% UST 10-yr: 2.908% VIX:   24.72 EUR/USD: 1.0747 USD/JPY: 129.90 Gold: ▲ +1.19% WTI Crude: ▲ +1.88% Copper: ▲ +5.28% S&P Leaders: Autos +4.2%, […]

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The View from 5th Avenue – 1 June 2022

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A daily trading perspective… Casey Badach | Jared Lechner | Andrew Chader | Ryan Maguire | Alan Clymer US dealing direct: +1 212 803 7300     MARKET SNAPSHOT   S&P: ▼ -0.75% Nasdaq: ▼ -0.72% UST 10-yr: 2.92% VIX:   25.63 EUR/USD: 1.0651 USD/JPY: 130.17 Gold: ▲ +0.15% WTI Crude: ▲ +0.33% Copper: ▲ +0.87% S&P Leaders: Energy +1.8%, […]

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Daily Snapshot – 1 June 2022

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Pinch, punch, first day of the month, and no returns… White rabbits!  Oft playfully sung across playgrounds and muttered by some as they wake up on the first day of a month, the origins aren’t that clear. Some claim Pres. George Washington would meet with Indian tribes on the first day of the month and […]

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The View from 5th Avenue – 31 May 2022

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    A daily trading perspective… Casey Badach | Jared Lechner | Andrew Chader | Ryan Maguire | Alan Clymer US dealing direct: +1 212 803 7300     MARKET SNAPSHOT   S&P: ▼ -0.63% Nasdaq: ▼ -0.41% UST 10-yr: 2.848% VIX:   26.2 EUR/USD: 1.0733 USD/JPY: 121.71 Gold:  ▼ -0.9% WTI Crude: ▲ +0.1% Copper: ▼ -0.6% S&P […]

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Daily Snapshot – 31 May 2022

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Writers block – in which an author is either unable to produce new work or experiences a creative slowdown. Not much catching my eye today so we’ll put it down to a creative slowdown and it feels apt as we head into June. The end of month flurry that I promised you was….erm….not there and […]