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4 Bullet Points on Today’s Brexit Deal

1) The UK have capitulated to the EU in that the transition period will look like everything looks right now: the end of the transition period will be 31 December 2020; the UK will remain in the Single Market and Customs Union until then; and the rights of EU citizens who move to the UK…

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An Unhappy Truce

There’s an unhappy truce at the heart of the market. The Ides of March has passed, the Japanese fiscal year end is almost upon us, and we seem to have survived the February shake down. The S&P 500 is still in positive territory YTD, while the US 10 year yield has backed off from hitting…

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King Dollar

Here comes Larry Kudlow, the former coke addict turned Catholic convert, Bear Stearns banker turned blogger, to replace Gary Cohn as Trump’s top economic advisor. We can be in no doubt about his opinions, given he’s spent the last fifteen years as a commentator on CNBC. So it was with no surprise that

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Spring in his step

Fiscal Phil delivered his Spring Statement with all the gusto of a man whose other nickname is “Spreadsheet Phil”. In other words, cautious optimism mixed with the driest of wit. The economy is doing better than predicted in November’s Budget, by a whole 0.1 percentage pts, and did you know 60,000 new first time buyers …

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Credit: Increasingly a Market of Inches

Another new contributor to BlondeMoney for you all to enjoy! NW6Penguin is the moniker of our own credit specialist. They have experience across 2 international banks in a career spanning over 2 decades. Follow them on twitter here. This piece is longer than our normal articles so click here if you would prefer the PDF version. Enjoy and feedback is always welcome! —————————————————–…

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