SAVED BY RISK.

May 14, 2018 Geopolitical risk today was raised significantly after some 50 Palestinians were shot by Israeli soldiers whilst demonstrating in the Gaza as the U.S. opened its embassy in Jerusalem.

NOT ANOTHER REPLAY.

May 10, 2018 One should be concerned about the behaviour of the Trump Administration at present as Trump appears to be trying to create turmoil to deflect away from the Mueller investigation.

THE DEFINITION OF INSANITY.

May 10, 2018 The drugs must be wearing off and my need for Ritalin has escalated as my thoughts waver.

WHAT’S OLD IS NEW AGAIN.

May 9, 2018 That saying appears to hold true with the Trump Administration's way of governing the U.S. The textbook play was to abandon the Iran deal and thus create uncertainty.

WHAT TO SAY?

May 8, 2018 Today, oil rose above $70 for the first time since 2014 and looks likely to rise further.

IN SYNCH.

April 20, 2018 Today was not such a great day for markets but most assets were in synch. Commodities were the culprit today.

BULLS ARE RUNNING.

April 19, 2018 Just when the bears were beginning to think that it was safe to place a few bets, the icy winds of the  geopolitical climate and political climate appears to be thawing.

BULLS RAMPANT.

April 18, 2018 Like the bulls running down the streets of Pamplona, equities fired, spluttered, changed direction and charged ahead.

TRUMPS AGAIN.

April 17, 2018 Today saw the equity market rally on the back of expected earnings being up between 17-20% yoy. A great result in most circumstances.