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Fed announces emergency rate cut

Good Afternoon, The US Federal Reserve has made its first emergency rate cut since the height of the 2008 financial crisis on concerns...

What's going to move FX this week

There isn't a mountain of key data on the calendar for this week, but there are nonetheless some key points that could move currency...

UK data and Big Beautiful Monsters

Today brought more talk of rate cuts, but we need to see more post-election post-Brexit data . Sterling took another knock this morning...

FX Markets Beyond ZIRP In 2020

It might be seen by some as lazy or formulaic to kick off 2020 with a quick recap of the 2010s, and then a few broad predictions about...

Where Next For The Bank Of England?

It’s foreseeable that we may enter into a bit of a funny patch for the Bank of England in the first quarter of 2020. Through the trials...

General Election Analysis

We don’t have a crystal ball at Labarde Management, but we have a funny feeling that January 2020 is going to look a lot like January...

Pre-UK General Election

With less than 24 hours to go until the UK goes to the polls, you’ll have been bombarded with every survey from Ipsos Mori to Survation....