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4 03, 2020

Dow Jones climbs 500 points despite IMF comments hurting sentiment

2020-10-25T13:24:57+00:00March 4th, 2020|

Though off their intraday highs, the markets clung onto their rebound on Wednesday, trying their best to ignore the IMF’s warnings.   The Washington-based institution became the latest body to slash GDP forecasts, stating that ‘global growth in 2020 will dip below last year’s levels’. For reference, the IMF was [...]

28 02, 2020

Freefalling momentum continues as investors’ pandemic fears intensify

2020-02-28T09:45:33+00:00February 28th, 2020|

With the Dow Jones suffering its greatest ever single session fall overnight, Thursday’s freefalling momentum carried over into Friday morning, leading to a gory start for Europe and pushing the market towards its worst week since the financial crisis.   As the coronavirus inches closer to pandemic levels – Nigeria, [...]

22 12, 2019

ETFinance Review and Investigation

2020-10-25T13:27:01+00:00December 22nd, 2019|

A new broker's in town... this time it's ETFinance. Having searched online we decided to share our findings. All the information is in public domain so please feel free to double check, if you wish. So Who Are ETFinance? ETFinance is a trading name of MAGNUM FX (CYPRUS) LTD registration [...]

11 12, 2019

UK General Election – Broker Update

2019-12-11T19:46:47+00:00December 11th, 2019|

The UK general election on Thursday 12 December may lead to uncertainty in the markets. As a result, spread betting, CFD and forex brokers may be required temporarily to increase some of their margin requirements around the election date. What does this mean? Uncertainty around the election result, and its [...]

25 11, 2019

Poll Pushes Sterling Higher as Tories Looking at 80-seat Majority

2019-11-25T20:32:07+00:00November 25th, 2019|

Shaken last Friday by an appalling pair of PMIs, sterling got its mojo back on Monday after a monthly poll of polls put the Tories on course for an 80 seat majority. Though you’d think any kind of Brexit would spook the pound, at this point it just wants it [...]

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