Olivier and Mann - Weaker Greenback and U.S. Uncertainty Pushes Gold Higher

Weaker Greenback and U.S. Uncertainty Pushes Gold Higher

Olivier and Mann A weaker greenback and the unpredictability of America’s policies under the Trump administration have pushed demand for safer investments and this has resulted in the price of gold climbing higher. US gold futures climbed 0.45% to $1,193.70 and spot gold went up 0.22% to $1,193.88 an ounce. The

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Olivier and Mann - ECB Being Pressured by EU’s Growth and Swelling Inflation

ECB Being Pressured by EU’s Growth and Swelling Inflation

by Olivier and Mann As the European Union’s economy brushed aside unpredictability over U.S. President Trump and Brexit, the bloc’s economic growth has gathered momentum and inflation has climbed nearer the European Central Bank’s (ECB’s) target. Employment has also improved to its best for seven years. The Eurostat statistics agency said that

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Olivier and Mann - Time to End QE and Low-Interest Rates

Time to End QE and Low-Interest Rates

by Olivier and Mann The Bank of England (BOE) is being urged to put an end to quantitative easing (QE) and low-interest rates as they are damaging the UK economy. The quantitative easing scheme or asset purchase program, together with low-interest rates were introduced by the BOE as a counter to the

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Olivier and Mann - Everyone will lose in a Trade Dispute says Xi

Everyone will lose in a Trade Dispute says Xi

Olivier and Mann - Chinese President Xi Jinping said that globalisation has fueled global economies and should not be viewed as a scapegoat for the world's problems. Xi spoke at the World Economic Forum in Davos that the proliferation of anti-globalisation sentiment resulted in the election victory of Donald Trump as

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