Trade on the go
Download our apps
Share Trading app
Select the account you'd like to open
Trade CFDs on over 10,000+ shares, FX pairs, commodities, indices and treasuries
The Week Ahead: US jobs; ECB rate decision; Costco results
Read our preview of major market events in the week beginning 4 March 2024, and view our economic and company reports calendar.
01 Mar 2024
Stock market crash becomes a top priority – is China on the comeback trail?
Beijing has implemented numerous minor steps to bolster the economy. Now, the worsening decline of Chinese stocks has become a top priority: President Xi intends to personally address the issue.
27 Feb 2024
The Week Ahead: US Treasury auctions, Q4 GDP, PCE inflation
Read our preview of major market events in the week beginning 26 February 2024, and view our economic and company reports calendar.
23 Feb 2024
The Week Ahead: Fed minutes; US jobless claims; Nvidia results
Read our preview of major market events in the week commencing 19 February 2024, and view our economic and company reports calendar.
16 Feb 2024
US non-farm payrolls webinar: 2 February 2024
Watch the recording of our latest US non-farm payrolls webinar and get expert insights from our chief market analyst, Michael Hewson.
02 Feb 2024
Wall Street higher to kick off the month, big tech earnings blow estimates
Wall Street climbed after the Fed-induced selloff as traders digested the “no March rate cut” indication.
01 Feb 2024
Wall Street retreats from all-time highs as Fed holds rates unchanged, Alphabet tumbles
Wall Street pulled back from their record high levels as tech shares fell sharply following Microsoft and Alphabet’s less-than-impressive earnings results.
31 Jan 2024
Landmark Moment: SEC Greenlights 11 Bitcoin ETFs
The U.S. securities regulator approved the inaugural US-listed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) designed to mirror the performance of the cryptocurrency, Bitcoin.
15 Jan 2024
Wall Street runs off all-time highs as the rally reverses course
Three US benchmark averages sharply retreated in the late session after hitting their respective intraday highs, snapping a more-than-one-week winning streak.
20 Dec 2023
S&P 500 nears a record high as risk-on continues to fuel the rally
Wall Street continued to climb, with Nasdaq extending a ten-day winning streak and the S&P 500 less than 1% from its all-time high.
19 Dec 2023
Wall Street higher as Red Sea incident lifts energy prices, BOJ in focus
The US stock markets finished higher to kick off the week as the Fed-induced rally continued
18 Dec 2023
APAC Week Ahead: All eyes on the BOJ Decision
It is the last week before the holiday season after the Fed sent its Christmas gift by pushing stock markets to an all-time high.
16 Dec 2023
USD decline deepens amid ECB and BCE hesitation to align with Fed’s pivot shift
The US stock markets finished marginally higher but pared early gains as the Fed-induced rally lost some steam.
14 Dec 2023
Dow hits a record high following Fed’s nearly pivot rhetoric
Wall Street rallied sharply, extending a five-day winning streak following the Fed’s rate decision.
13 Dec 2023
Stocks gain as inflation fuels Fed’s pivot bets ahead of rate decision
The US stock markets extended gains following the November CPI data, which was in line with expectations.
12 Dec 2023
Wall Street extends gains ahead of inflation data, Yen and gold decline
The US stock markets finished higher to kick off the week, extending six-weekly gains.
11 Dec 2023
Quiet start for markets in a big week for central banks
It’s been a relatively subdued start to what is set to be a busy week of central bank rate meetings with the FTSE100 underperforming on the back of weakness in the basic resource sector.