Neal Gilbert



OVER the Christmas period, equity markets are often seen as offering slim pickings for spread bet and contract for difference [...]

18 December

IT’S pretty much the same routine every December. The Christmas decorations go up, office parties are in full swing and market [...]

11 December

ONCE a month, the US non-farm payrolls are released. They typically bring a bout of volatility to many asset prices – a move [...]

4 December

AS CHRISTMAS rolls around, many market pundits will once again seek to explain away the typical bull market sentiment as a seasonal [...]

27 November

MARKETS are fraught with uncertainty: the fiscal cliff, conflict in the Middle East, the Eurozone crisis, and slowing growth [...]

20 November

FOR the last five weeks, we’ve seen the FTSE trade in a tight range of a couple of hundred points. It would seem that the days [...]

16 October

THE term “fiscal cliff” may have only been coined as a phrase by Ben Bernanke as recently as eight months ago, but it’s [...]

9 October