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UK government to make ‘massive’ injection of state spending to boost economy

In this week’s bulletin: Markets remain volatile over ‘Grexit’ worries Spain injects €19 billion into Bankia to restore confidence UK government to make ‘massive’ injection of state spending to boost economy China’s economic growth slows to 8.1% in first quarter…

Wall Street buoyed by better-than-expected corporate earnings

In this week’s bulletin:  Markets volatile on the back of eurozone and Chinese growth worries Doubts over Spain’s resolve to cut its deficit see bond yields rise to 6% China’s growth slows but Beijing ready for further easing UK to…

2011 is probably a year most investors wish to forget

A Happy New Year to you all. Our first Market Bulletin of the year includes: 2011 is probably a year most investors wish to forget; one which witnessed high volatility amidst the eurozone sovereign debt crisis and left global markets…

China’s property market is in the spotlight

In this week’s bulletin: Disappointment over the failure of the US Federal Reserve to announce a further programme of quantitative easing overshadowed better than expected US unemployment data, the number of Americans claiming benefit fell to the lowest level since…

EU leaders have many routes to take …

In this week’s bulletin: Italy took centre stage in the markets as the issue of their rising sovereign debt yields came to the fore. French bond yields also came under fire following a mistaken downgrade by Standard & Poor’s rating…