UK Stocks Eye Record Close As Slumping Pound Boosts Equity Bets

Remember, three-quarters of the sales of FTSE 100 constituents come from abroad and on Thursday, the 40-day correlation between the FTSE and the pound turned the most negative ever.

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Much Ado About Nothing.

Not sure where the fireworks were but maybe you can point me to them.

BoE Delivers First Hike In A Decade With A Notably Dovish Tilt

BANK OF ENGLAND RAISES BENCHMARK INTEREST RATE TO 0.5%

Everything But The Kitchen Sink: Full Week Ahead Preview

Well, there’s not a lot going on in the week ahead and by that I mean there’s so much going on that you couldn’t plan for it even if you wanted to.

Fireworks.

“…or what counts as ‘fireworks.'”

Risks Aplenty.

And now, back to your regularly scheduled programming…

Watching Paint Dry. Illogically.

As one reader put it earlier today, “is just being open for trading” a good enough reason for stocks to rally? 

Friday.

This time last week, everyone thought we’d all seen our last Friday.

Them’s Fightin’ Words.

There’s tension in the air.

Pound Jumps, FTSE Falls As BoE Sees Scope To Reduce Stimulus After 7-2 Vote

BANK OF ENGLAND VOTES 7-2 TO MAINTAIN BENCHMARK INTEREST RATE

Just Make Sure You’re Hedged.

You’d probably be wise to do the same.

Pound Surges As Rampant Shoe Inflation Spurs Hawkish BoE Bets

Uncertainty around Brexit will of course continue to serve as a countervailing force, which brings us to the cruelly ironic (and exceedingly ridiculous) part of this whole charade

No ‘Apocalypse Now’, But Maybe Later – Full Week Ahead Preview

This week’s market-moving events are likely to be unscheduled. Remember, Irma is still a catastrophic natural disaster even if it didn’t quite turn into a scene out of a bad Jake Gyllenhaal movie. And as the above mentioned Ben Purvis notes, “Kim Jong Un [could decide] to inject himself into the conversation again,” at any time.

‘They’ll Never Take Me Alive!’ Stocks Swoon In Final Minutes After Mueller News

The day in charts.

BoE Sparks UK Stock, Gilt Rally

Buy it all.