Market commentary

Helping out with the cycle

Blain's Morning Porridge "Management was criminally negligent." Bit late this morning after helping a cyclist knocked down on the Cable Street cycle-path. Apparently cyclists' priority on the clearly market blue track doesn't count if you are driving a black Audi hatchback. The woman...
A big week for markets

Blain's Morning Porridge "If you wake up on a Casper mattress, work out with a Peloton before breakfast, Uber to your desk at a WeWork, order DoorDash for lunch, take a Lyft home, and get dinner through Postmates, you've interacted with seven companies that will collectively lose nearly $14...
Brexit deal reaction: recession averted?

Keith Wade, Schroders' Chief Economist and Strategist, comments on the news that a Brexit deal has been agreed between the UK and European Union (EU). "We do not have the full details as yet, but if the deal passes through Parliament on Saturday we should see stronger growth in the UK economy...
Never question that cost

Blain's Morning Porridge "The industrial age was dominated by the right to make a dollar at whatever cost, and to never question that cost." The whole of Europe waits but still no puff of white smoke over Brussels. Someone has to be thrown under the proverbial bus to close a deal, but,...
Markets digest IMF warnings

If you are good at something...

Scotland have their bonus point


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