Market news and analysis:
– The markets are currently in a ‘risk off’ mood but movements so far have been modest.
– With trade wars still denting confidence, the appetite for riskier assets will likely remain subdued.
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Trader sentiment weakens
Traders in the financial markets are losing confidence against the backdrop of a growing trade war between the US and China, the European Union and others. As a result, safe havens are in demand, with assets such as stocks, which are perceived as riskier, are shunned.
In this webinar, I took a look at market sentiment and how the trade wars are likely to affect asset prices in the days ahead.
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— Written by Martin Essex, Analyst and Editor
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