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Bloomberg: Brexit, Fed & Bank Earnings

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On Wednesday evening Fern Wealth’s Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined Bloomberg anchors Jonathan Ferro and Marcus Ashworth to discuss the House of Commons vote on the Brexit deal and the resulting vote of no confidence in UK Prime Minister Theresa. During the show, they also looked at ECB President Mario Draghi’s comments on the European economy. Click here…

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What can be expected in 2019?

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Much has been written about the financial markets of late, but for us, 2018 can be summed up in two words, “Greed & Fear” The “greed” aspect could be seen clearly in January 2018 as cash continued to pile into the market driving equities to all-time highs. This move came to an abrupt halt at the end of the month…

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FERN WEALTH HEAD OF INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT INTERVIEWED BY CNN MONEY SWITZERLAND

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On Tuesday evening, our Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined CNN Money Switzerland’s anchor Hannah Wise, for a review of the markets. This week on the show they discussed the importance of managing currency exposure for expats and the latest economic data releases for Germany. Click here to view the interview on CNN Money Switzerland

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Bloomberg: Trade, Brexit, Fed

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On Wednesday evening Fern Wealth’s Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined Bloomberg anchors Jonathan Ferro and Guy Johnson for the weekly Cable show. This week they discussed the latest developments in US and Chinese trade discussions following three days of talks. The show also covered the most recent vote in the House of Commons and what the expected path…

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Bloomberg: Markets Too Data Dependent, Need Long Term Views

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On Friday morning Fern Wealth’s Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined Bloomberg anchor Markus Karlsson on Bloomberg’s Daybreak Europe show to discuss the start of the year and his expectations that volatility would continue to effect the markets while major Geopolitical issues like Brexit and US/Chinese Trade discussions remained unresolved. Click here to listen to the interview on Bloomberg.

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Bloomberg: Markets, U.S Gov Shutdown, Fed

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On Wednesday evening Fern Wealth’s Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined Bloomberg anchors Jonathan Ferro and Marcus Ashworth for the weekly Cable show. This week they discussed the start of the new trading year and the global issues that continue to hang over the markets. They also discussed what the path of interest rate decisions would be for both…

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Bloomberg: Italy, Fedex & Fed

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On Wednesday evening, our Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined Bloomberg anchors, Jonathan Ferro and Guy Johnson, for the weekly Cable show. This week they discussed what to expect from the Federal Reserve interest rate decision later that evening, the EU’s reaction to the improved Italian budget and the overall market conditions. Click here to listen to the interview…

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FERN WEALTH HEAD OF INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT INTERVIEWED BY CNN MONEY SWITZERLAND

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On Friday evening, our Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined CNN Money Switzerland’s anchor Hannah Wise, for a review of the markets over the week. This week on the show they discussed the equity market sell-off, the shifting expectations for an agreement between China and the US. Looking ahead to next week’s crucial vote in the House of Commons on…

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Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Trump agree to get back to the negotiating table and suspend any tariff increases for at least 3 months.

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Synopsis of the week The latest G20 meeting in Argentina has helped ease trade tariff tensions and saw all the attending nations sign off on a mutually agreeable joint statement. Fed Chairman, Jerome Powell, stated US Interest rates were “just below” neutral, triggering a bounce in US equity markets and a reassessment of US Dollar strength. Robust sales figures following…

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