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Tariffs? – So what!

China responded to the latest US tariffs with tariffs of their own of between 5-10% on $60 billion worth of American imports. Looking at markets, you’d think nothing had happened!   Dow at eight-month high After an early wobble, the index powered 0.7% higher to close at its highest level since January, helped by gains…

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Live FX analysis – 18 September 2018 (Video)

Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses the key market themes from the summer – most notably US tariffs and Brexit – and the events to watch out for this week. Craig also gives his live analysis on EURUSD (17:48), GBPUSD (21:36), EURGBP (24:42), AUDUSD (25:44), USDCAD (28:33), GBPCAD (31:02), NZDUSD (32:41), USDJPY (34:16), GBPJPY (35:25)…

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Markets flat on China tariff expectations

Investors await new Chinese tariffs It’s been a mixed start to the week in financial markets as investors await a possible announcement of new tariffs on China which could come as early as today. The ongoing conflict between the US and China continues to be a primary driver of market sentiment, with investors concerned about…

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