Weekly Market Review

In our Seaspray Financial Weekly Market Review, this week we examine the latest news on the Fed interest rate decision and Europe’s inflation data. Plus the continued investment by the Irish government , via the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF), in sustainable initiatives, particularly renewable energy. Covered this week also, is a variety of laws introduced by the US government, in its attempts to restrict Chinese companies in the US market. The review also covers other key macro-economic and market-related data on both the international and domestic front . In addition, our Global Financial headlines section reviews the key market- related stories from the US, Europe, UK, Ireland, and Asia-Pacific. Additionally, we highlight movement in the key equity indices, interest rates, fixed income, and major FX currencies. Finally, our detailed analysis covers movement in the major asset classes over the past week , in particular, equities, bonds and commodities.

Equities, bonds & commodities.

On equities, we report on the S&P 500 and NASDAQ performance from the US while focusing our attention on the performance of the FTSE 100, the Eurostoxx 50 and STOXX 600 in Europe. The review finishes with a summary of the key movements in global bond yields and commodities prices while providing a summary of the key events to watch out for in the coming week. So, as an investor, the review will provide you with a timely and insightful commentary on the financial markets.

check out the latest news on the Fed interest rate decision and more current international and domestic events

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