13Dec 2017

US DOLLAR AND STERLING RISE AS DEADLOCKS RESOLVED Both the US dollar and the pound strengthened. The greenback rallied against a basket of currencies as a US government shutdown was averted by Congress agreeing to fund spending until 22 December. Sterling climbed after a breakthrough in Brexit talks, enabling the UK government to move forward […]

06Dec 2017

STOCK MARKETS EDGE LOWER; FINANCIAL SHARES OUTPERFORM Sterling outperformed major rivals on signs of progress towards a Brexit deal, after the UK appeared to make an offer on the exit bill that could lead to a breakthrough in talks (see below). The currency strength took the shine off stock markets, however, by lowering the value […]

27Nov 2017

STOCK MARKETS BOUNCE; EURO EXTENDS RALLY Stock markets edged higher worldwide, with the MSCI All Country World Index snapping a two-week decline, as data continued to point to a strengthening global economy. Euroarea company shares outperformed after a report showed that jobs growth and new manufacturing orders rose to 17-year highs; on the back of […]

27Nov 2017

Click here to read the Intrinsic Autumn Budget Statement 2017. Please note that this Autumn Budget Statement briefing is provided strictly for general consideration only. The information contained in this briefing is based on Intrinsic Financial Services Limited’s understanding of the relevant proposals contained within the Autumn Budget Report 2017 (as at 22/11/17), which may […]

24Nov 2017

Lee Rossiter of Rossiter’s Financial is proud to continue his support of Merthyr Town Football Club with ongoing sponsorship. Lee is pictured below alongside his latest pitch-side sponsorship signage at the ground. Rossiter’s Financial is an Independent Financial Services company with a mixed client base including both private individuals and companies. Our focus is on […]

21Nov 2017

WEEK ENDING 17 NOVEMBER 2017 LATE RALLY IN GLOBAL SHARES HELPS STEM WEAKNESS It was a decidedly shaky start to last week, with energy stocks experiencing particularly heavy falls, due to a falling oil price. However, a late rally in US technology and consumer staples stocks, courtesy of good profits announcements resulted in the S&P […]