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01.02.2016

Technical analysis: key levels for gold and crude

Gold resurgence under scrutiny as it reaches the top of a multi-year wedge pattern. Meanwhile, both Brent and US crude continue to consolidate as we await a breakout for direction.

 
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01.02.2016

Italian banking sector weaknesses: NPL's, structural rigidities and fragmentation

Italian banking sector is under pressure on the markets with a 20% negative performance since the start of the year. In Standard & Poor’s view three are the main weaknesses: nonperforming assets, structural rigidities and fragmentation.

 
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29.01.2016

Central Bank: the Fed met expectations by taking a 'wait and see' approach to recent economic developments

Rick Rieder, Chief Investment Officer Global Fixed Income BlackRock e Co-Manager BlackRock Fixed Income Global Opportunities, discusses Fed policy.

 
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29.01.2016

Interest rates: BoJ wears in negative fashion while the Fed pulls the brake

Japan is the country fighting deflation long since. Without success till now. The Bank of Japan decided to cut the interest rates into negative territory. Just like some european central banks did, leaving the Fed always more lonely on the opposite path

 
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28.01.2016

The Return of Safe Assets

Supply of highly rated “safe” assets has stabilised and official sector demand is in decline, consistent with falling FX reserves.

 
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28.01.2016

Inflation expectations at lowest level in last three years

The results of M&G YouGov Inflation Expectations Survey fielded in Q4 2015 show that UK consumer inflation forecasts have, once again, edged down over both one- and five-year terms.

 
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28.01.2016

No surprises from Federal Reserve. Mission accomplished!

 
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26.01.2016

False Alarm on China

The prospect of an economic meltdown in China has been sending tremors through global financial markets at the start of 2016. Yet such fears are overblown. While turmoil in Chinese equity and currency markets should not be taken lightly, the country continues to make encouraging headway on structural adjustments in its real economy. This mismatch between progress in economic rebalancing and setbacks in financial reforms must ultimately be resolved as China now enters a critical phase in its transition to a new growth model. But it does not spell imminent crisis.

 
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26.01.2016

When crisis brings opportunities in the real estate sector

In this "crisi period", high-yield real estate investments represent a tangible alternative, the safe harbour some investors are looking for… How to get access to them? As these assets are “off-market”, visibility is limited and reserved to qualified international advisors…. 

 
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26.01.2016

Bargain hunting on the markets after the selloff

Equity markets tumbled and volatility spiked at multi-year highs. After a short break driven by Ecb's meeting and Mario Draghi's press conference, the new week looks like to resemble the preceeding one. Financial markets remain volatile but there is no evidence of a more pronounced economic slowdown. Thus the recent selling looks overdone.

 
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