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Primed to catch the next big move of the FTSE100!

Feb 24, 2015 at 8:11 pm in General Trading by Provenance · Leave a Comment »

I’ve been watching the FTSE 100 like a hawk over the last few days. The FTSE 100 has tried and failed on at least nine occasions over the last two years to break its 6,950.6 record…

Baltic Dry Index slumps – more trouble for Miners

Feb 19, 2015 at 9:07 am in General Trading by Provenance · Leave a Comment »

The Baltic Dry Index (BDI) has collapsed over the last two months. This index, derived from activity on twenty-three of the world’s busiest shipping lanes, has historically acted as an excellent proxy for global growth.

Where Next for the FTSE 100?

Feb 11, 2015 at 12:46 am in General Trading by Provenance · Leave a Comment »

For the last two years the FTSE 100 has been relatively easy to trade. Stuck in a 900 or so point range, Britain’s index of leading companies has failed to make a new all-time high, despite at least nine attempts.

Greece warns the world – ‘no more pretending and extending’!

Feb 9, 2015 at 3:25 pm in Market Commentary by Provenance · Leave a Comment »

There is something different about Greece’s new finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, which markets don’t yet seem to have woken up to. He speaks the truth.