Wyn Thomas - Axys Investment Management

Weekly Market Update 20th November 2015

MARKETS UNAFFECTED BY PARIS ATTACKS

In a week where the world looked on in horror at the gravity of the attacks in Paris last Friday evening, markets held their nerve in the days that followed. Unlike in the wake of previous terrorist attacks, stock markets have rallied, however this is most likely representative of the existing faith that investors have in developed economies to remain resilient against such attacks. In economic news, the big talking point from the week surrounded the Federal Reserve. The “will they won’t they” conjecture continues, but the probability of a hike in interest rates finally arriving in December looks robust. Read More……