Tagged: financial markets

The Weekend Today 29 June 2014

The Economist Buttonwood column sums up where we are right now:

* How markets look worryingly like 2007: ‘HAD Rip Van Winkle fallen asleep in early 2007 and woken up today,

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Courage, mon brave

There has been much hand-wringing of late about the US interest rate markets. How could it be that the 10yr is 2.5% when we started the year at 3%? Sure, we had some bad weather,…

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The Day Today 28 April 2014

* UK M&A back in the frame with news this morning that Pfizer are back bidding for AstraZeneca, at £60bn this would be the largest ever foreign takeover in the UK http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-27185027
* Stocks in Europe Advance on M&A as Tension in Ukraine Boosts Nickel,

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