Brexit Risk Has Declined Says BoE Governor

The immediate risk posed by Brexit to the UK economy has declined, the governor of the Bank of England has told MPs. Mark Carney said that action by the Bank before and after the vote t.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseJan 11th, 2017

Bank of England: Brexit Risks to UK Stability Now Lower

The governor of the Bank of England says Britain's exit from the European Union is no longer the single biggest risk to financial stability in the country.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJan 11th, 2017

Toyota warns of Brexit damage to UK operations

Carmaker says competitiveness at risk and calls for reassurance.....»»

Category: topSource: ftJan 18th, 2017

Trump, Brexit worries push gold to highest in almost 8 weeks

It's the uncertainty on Brexit that has created the risk-off environment which has benefited gold.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2017

Markets tread lower before key Brexit speech

Europe's main stock markets slid Tuesday but the pound rebounded somewhat, as British Prime Minister Theresa May was set to make a hotly-anticipated speech on Brexit strategy. London stocks declined as investors reac.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 17th, 2017

FX Markets Look to CPI from UK & US, BOC & ECB, Chinese GDP

DailyFX com Talking Points After a quiet economic calendar last week there are significantly more events with greater event risk this week Inflation data from UK on Tuesday as well as UK PM May s Brexit speech should keep volatility in GBP crosses running.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqJan 17th, 2017

Asian markets lower amid Brexit worries

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks declined Tuesday after Britain said Prime Minister Theresa May will announce London's plans to withdraw completely from the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 16th, 2017

Asia stocks and pound sag, May speech awaited for Brexit stance

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks and the pound sagged on Tuesday ahead of a speech by British Prime Minister Theresa May that could have implications for broader risk sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2017

Stocks retreat as risk aversion grips markets

Pound dips below $1.20 as Brexit jitters ratchet up ahead of May’s speech.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftJan 16th, 2017

BOE’s Carney Could Upgrade UK Forecast

The Bank of England looks set to upgrade its forecasts for the UK economy after admitting that some of the risks posed by the Brexit vote last June have now receded. Giving evidence to the Treasury select committee, governor Mark Carney said the Bank’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseJan 11th, 2017

Record Low Rates Have Led To Financial Excess And Added CRE Risk, Fed Governor Says

Pixabay/Geralt Following a long cycle of record-low interest rates, Fed Governor Jerome Powell is calling for central bankers to actively monitor financial excess, particularly where commercial real estate.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 10th, 2017

LSE chief Rolet warns of Brexit"s "systemic risks" to London

The London Stock Exchange's boss Xavier Rolet has warned that hundreds of thousands of British jobs are at risk if euro clearing functions are moved abroad and if there is continued uncertainty over the final shape.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2017

Dollar Falls Against Yen on Risk Reduction; Sterling Sinks

The U.S. dollar slumped against the safe-haven yen on Monday on investors' reduced appetite for risk, while sterling sank to more than two-month lows on talk that Britain would drastically rework trade ties with the European Union after Brexit......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 9th, 2017

Theresa May"s New Year Challenge: Resetting Brexit Expectations

Faced with the accusation that her government lacks a clear Brexit plan, the British leader’s much-awaited statements on her strategy take on even greater significance: Get the tone wrong, and the risk of a disorderly exit rises, Simon Nixon writes......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 4th, 2017

Hedge fund launches fall as total capital hits record level

Hedge fund launches declined in the third quarter, as funds again posted steady gains following the Brexit vote and leading into the surprise US Presidential election results.  read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekDec 16th, 2016

Hedge fund launches down and liquidations up reports HFR

HFR’s Market Microstructure report reveals that hedge fund launches declined in the third quarter, as funds again posted steady gains following the Brexit vote and leading into the surprise US P read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekDec 16th, 2016

New Hedge Fund Launches Fall As Total Capital Increases To Record

Total number of funds dips below 10,000; Fees decline as performance decile dispersion steady CHICAGO, (December 15, 2016) – Hedge fund launches declined in the third quarter, as funds again posted steady gains following the Brexit vote and leading int.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 15th, 2016

British commercial property values rise for second straight month since Brexit - MSCI

British commercial property values rose in November for the second straight month since Britain voted in June to leave the European Union, having declined in the first three months after the vote, according to a survey published on Thursday. Fears for pro.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 15th, 2016

Coming along at the bottom of the hour: UK jobs and wages data

UK October wages and November jobs data out at 09 30 GMT Yes folks your UK data risk event is almost here Here s the expectations As always I expect wages to have more impact than jobs but all the post Brexit vote data being hyped up right now GBP feeling.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqDec 14th, 2016

Bundesbank lifts German growth outlook for 2016, 2017

Europe's largest economy Germany is "on a sound upward path" for faster-than-expected growth in 2016 and 2017, its central bank said Friday, but remains at risk from Donald Trump and Brexit. Germany's "main driver is buoyant domestic demand, whi.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 9th, 2016

Brexit Triggers U.K. Political Turmoil

British Prime Minister David Cameron once warned that the peace and stability of Europe were at risk if the people voted to leave the European Union. The warning came to be derided by the "leave" camp as his Armageddon speech. Well, the public duly voted.....»»

Category: topSource: thestreetDec 4th, 2016