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Currency Pair of the Week: GBP/USD

With the UK CPI and employment data this week, along with a China rate cut and US housing data, manufacturing data, and retail sales, GBP/USD could be in for some volatility.

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Growth concerns return to the forefront

Crude leads commodities slump on weak Chinese data and US Empire Manufacturing Index plunges into negative

AIG spin off: how will the Corebridge IPO impact AIG shares?

AIG is expected to spin off its life and retirement business via an IPO as soon as September, but the Corebridge listing has been delayed before. Find out everything we know about AIG’s spin off.

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Reddit stocks: what meme stocks are trending?

Reddit has become a hub for social-media driven traders and investors that have proven their ability to move the markets, injecting huge volatility into stocks like GameStop and AMC. But what stocks are grabbing attention on Reddit today?

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Where next for Tencent stock ahead of Q2 earnings?

Tencent is forecast to report its first-ever drop in revenue as the tough environment in China takes its toll.

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Johnson & Johnson spin off: what does it mean for JNJ shares?

Johnson & Johnson announced in November 2021 that it’s spinning off its consumer business into a new, publicly traded company by November 2023. Find out everything we know about what it could mean for JNJ shares and shareholders.

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ASX200 Afternoon Report August 15th 2022

The ASX200 trades 41 points higher at 7074 at 3 pm Sydney time.

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European Open: Is gold building up towards its next leg higher?

Whilst gold prices are meandering around $1800, we take comfort in the fact support has been established around 1783.

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Australian FY22 earnings preview - CSL

CSL Limited (CSL) is Australia's largest drugmaker, one of the world's largest biotech companies, a leader in flu treatments and plasma protein therapies, and a leading provider of in-licensed vaccines.

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Commitment of traders report (COT): Yen traders are increasingly bullish

The divergence between market positioning and yen futures pricing continues to widen, with large speculators piling into fresh long bets and dragging net-short exposure lower.

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Week Ahead: Traders mull peak inflation heading into “retail week”

This week expect to see more follow through price action from US inflation data and a focus on the consumer

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Earnings This Week: Walmart, Tencent and BHP

Retail stocks headline the US calendar this week, while BHP and Persimmon are in focus in the UK.

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Forex Friday: EUR/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY

In this week’s edition, we discuss the dollar’s recovery despite weaker inflation data, and talk up the prospects of the euro, pound and yen.

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