• The IndeX Files 17-12-2019

    Trade Deal & Election Resolutions Global equities benchmarks have seen some significant developments in key themes over the course of recent trading, reflected in the current price action we are seeing. On Friday, the US announced that it has now confirmed the phase-one trade deal with China. The deal has been the source of much […]

  • What Do The UK Elections Mean For The Pound?

    Conservative Party Win The results of the 2019 UK general elections showed confirmed the Conservative majority suggested by many of the recent polls heading into the vote. The latest count shows the Conservative party with a majority of 364 seats in parliament, well above Labour’s 203 seats. Once again, the UK’s first-pass-the-post voting systems has […]

  • Labour Sees Late Surge In Last Elections Poll

    UK General Elections Voting Now Open The UK public is voting today as part of its third general in just four years. Far more than recent elections, the 2019 elections have become a major focal point for UK traders and citizens alike. The vast difference between the two main parties over how to handle Brexit […]

  • Examining The Conservative Party Manifesto

    Beyond Brexit Tabloid media in the UK has predominantly painted the UK general elections as being almost entirely about the outcome of Brexit. While it is certainly true that the outcome of the election will play a big part in deciding how, or even, if, Brexit is delivered – it is important for investors to […]

  • UK Elections Update: Conservative Party Losing Ground

    Polls Show Gap Is Narrowing With just fifteen days to go until the UK general elections the intensity of the campaign is accelerating, as is the media coverage around it. One of the major points of focus is the wide range of polls around the elections. In recent years, there has been a great deal […]