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2017 is a critical year for European politics not to mention the triggering of Article 50 and Trump.
A week relatively light on newsflow has seen metals largely trading around key technical levels, with the moving averages in particular in repeat throughout this commentary. The big mover has been copper, which had been in a steady decline since hitting recent highs above 7,000 $/MT.More
Yesterday morning UK retail sales were released which showed that volumes as measured by the ONS grew by 0.3% in October following a downwardly revised 0.7% contraction in September.More
International Development Secretary Priti Patel offered her resignation, shortly after she admitted to holding a series of unauthorised meetings with Israeli officials without the PM’s knowledge and suggested giving British aid money to an Israeli army project.More