Weekly Overview – RISK ON! (but for how long?)
Trading was relatively subdued last week awaiting the outcome of the French election and once again, politics took centre stage in the markets.
In the UK, the British Pound rallied to highest levels since October last year on the surprise announcement by UK PM May, that an election will be held on June 8th 2017 in order to get the full public support during Brexit negotiations. GBPUSD touched 1.29, while UK shares slipped testing 2017 lows before bouncing back… Get the full weekly overview here: 20170424 – weekly
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