February 21, 2019

The Eagle Versus the Dragon

Sino-American trade war and its effects on the market

A Star in the White House One of Donald Trump’s most frequently repeated policy pledges has been to drastically revamp the Sino-American relationship. The lugubrious president has not shied away from vociferously piling the blame on the PRC for a host of ills and problems that plague America, from stealing American jobs to “inventing the…

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February 13, 2019

Brexit and the Border

Brexit and the Border - AvaTrade Blog

On the last Tuesday of January, the British Parliament approved an amendment rejecting a no-deal Brexit. Investors in London and all over Europe took this as a good omen, and European equities felt a boost in the immediate aftermath of the vote, with the FTSE100 being one of the main beneficiaries. But despite the temporary…

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