Tag: FTSE 100

Impact of Brexit on the Big 4 UK Banks

Chart of the Week: Week 39, 2016: Impact of Brexit on the Big 4 UK Banks

After the collective downturn following the Brexit vote in June (a dramatic 30%), RBS, Lloyds and Barclays share prices have remained well below their pre-referendum rates.

/ September 29, 2016
Price of Gold vs. Equities

Chart of the Week: Week 33, 2016: Price of Gold vs. Equities

Had they invested in August 2006, investors in Gold have would have received a return of over 100%, whereas investors in UK equities (as measured by the FTSE 100) would have received less than their initial investment.

/ August 16, 2016
Global Stock Markets

Chart of the Week: Week 1, 2016: Global Stock Markets

While we've been away over the Christmas break, global stock markets suffered another shock, which once again originated in China.

/ January 6, 2016
Global Stock Markets

Chart of the Week: Week 34, 2015: Global Stock Markets

Since our chart on Chinese exchange rates last week, the global economic press has shifted focus from the currency to the stock markets.

/ August 26, 2015