Brexit Means Backpedal Brexit

Brexit Means Backpedal Brexit

Darren Winters takes a look at the latest ‘Brexit Means Backpedal Brexit’ situation… So no deal Brexit means backpedal Brexit is what Scotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon has recently suggested when she described a no-deal Brexit as “unthinkable”, saying that “no Brexit is preferable to no deal“. But with Brexit negotiation collapsing in early December. …

Blockchain is triggering algorithmic stock buying

Blockchain is triggering algorithmic stock buying

With the No. 1 Christmas dinner table chat due to be all about Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies, Darren Winters takes a look at how Blockchain is triggering algorithmic stock buying. Human traders have been replaced by quants (trading programs-algorithms) the reality is that algorithms have taken control of Wall Street. Computer-aided high-frequency trading now accounts for …

Potential Investment Risks in 2018

Potential Investment Risks in 2018

As we approach the end of the year, Darren Winters takes a look at potential investment risks in 2018… The Volatility Index is hovering around record lows which suggests that investors have no fear going forward. But potential risks in 2018 are plentiful whether it be rising inflation, tightening monetary policy, deteriorating geopolitical landscape, rising …