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Jon Chitty

Republican support for Trump called in to question

24 March 2017

The big news driving markets this week has been Donald Trump’s apparent impotence in repealing ‘Obamacare’. Read More...

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Dutch Voters Strike a Blow Against Populism

17 March 2017

At the core of any populist ideology is a belief that society is run by elites for their own benefit, and to the detriment of the common man. Read More...

Budget 2017

UK Budget Summary

10 March 2017

Wednesday’s Budget was Mr Hammond’s first – and last – Spring Budget. From now on Budgets will take place in Autumn and there will be a financial statement each Spring. Read More...

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The Dutch Elections - Beware the Ides of March

10 March 2017

When we look back on 2016 in decades to come, we will probably remember it as the year populism came to the fore. Read More...

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House of Lords Reject Brexit Bill

03 March 2017

Following the Supreme Court's decision that the triggering of 'Article 50', must be approved by Parliament. Read More...

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Hawkish Sentiment From The Federal Reserve

24 February 2017

The Federal Reserve (Fed) speculate that the Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) rate setting meeting would support expectations of a near-term rise in US rates. Read More...

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Trump Vs Abe: What didn’t happen!

17 February 2017

This week our Investment Analyst Jon Chitty takes a look at Trump vs. Abe - What didn't happen! and UK inflation, at its highest since 2014. Read More...

Fixing our broken housing market

10 February 2017

This week Investment Analyst Jon Chitty takes a look at the UK's housing market and the build up to the French presidential elections. Read More...

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‘Fake Tears’ and The Dismissal of the Attorney General

03 February 2017

This week Investment Analyst Jon Chitty takes a look at Trumps travel ban, ‘Fake Tears’ and the dismissal of the Attorney General. Read More...

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Trump's First Week in Office

27 January 2017

It’s no surprise to see that Donald Trump’s first week in the new job has dominated headlines over the past seven days. Read the latest from Investment Analyst Jon Chitty Read More...