U.K. distributive trends survey

Volatile Markets as Investors Scramble to Assess Omicron Variant

December 21, 2021

Ten-year sovereign debt yields rose nine basis points overnight in the U.K., eight bps in Spain and Italy, seven bps in France, six bps in Germany, five bps in the United States and a basis point in Japan. The steep drop in stock markets was partially trimmed overnight, but equities still appear vulnerable. U.S. stock […] More

Firmer Dollar and Yen

February 23, 2015

The dollar is unchanged against the yen and yuan but stronger by 0.9% against the Swiss franc, 0.6% relative to the euro and Australian dollar, 0.4% versus the loonie, 0.2% vis-a-vis sterling and 0.1% the kiwi. Share prices rose 0.7% in Japan, 0.5% in Australia and 0.4% in South Korea but fell 0.9% in India […] More