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UK Heating Gas Prices Spike To 2013 Highs Amid Weather “Yellow Warning”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 11, 2017 11:55 AM The U.K.’s Met Office issued a ‘yellow’ warning after dumps of snow over the weekend disrupted travel, sending the price of same-day heating gas prices to their highest since 2013… The average temperature in the U.K. for the rest of Monday will be 1 degree Celsius (34 Fahrenheit), compared with a […]

UK COLUMN: Marwa Osman on Saudi Purge, Iraqi PMU’s Defeat ISIS, Paradise Papers & More

21stcenturywire.com / NOVEMBER 6, 2017  A Saudi purge is underway. What will it lead? Also, ISIS is nearly defeated in Iraq thanks to the brave efforts of the People’s Mobilization Units aka Hashed al-Shabbi forces. Meanwhile, the establishment’s media arm mounts another major distraction – a paper tiger drift-out another toothless ‘journalist investigation’ of offshore paperwork […]

UK Retail Employment Plunges Most Since 2008 As Retail Sales Crash

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 27, 2017 2:45 AM Yesterday we noted the surge in cable following the stronger-than-expected Q3 GDP print of 0.4% Q/Q, above the 0.3% estimate.Afterwards, the market was calculating an 87% chance that the BoE would hike next week. Brown Brothers commented that: The case against a hike is that inflation appears poised to […]

Gold Prices Hit 3-Week Low as UK GDP Makes Rate Rise a ‘Done Deal’, GOP Back Taylor Rule at US Fed

financialsense.com / ADRIAN ASH / 10/25/2017 Gold prices fell to the lowest in 3 weeks against all major currencies in London on Wednesday, falling as world stock markets rose after Wall Street set fresh all-time highs despite growing expectations of tighter central-bank policy in the US, UK, and Eurozone. UK government Gilt yields jumped to their highest since February followed […]

Episode #207 – SUNDAY WIRE: ‘Pokemon Media’ with guests Mike Robinson, Vanessa Beeley, Basil Valentine

21stcenturywire.com / BY 21WIRE / OCTOBER 22, 2017 Episode #207 of SUNDAY WIRE SHOW resumes on Oct 22nd 2017 as host Patrick Henningsen brings you this week’s LIVE broadcast on the Alternate Current Radio Network (ACR) – covering all the top news stories both at home and internationally… LISTEN LIVE ON THIS PAGE AT THE FOLLOWING SCHEDULED SHOW TIMES: 5pm-8pm UK Time | 12pm-3pm ET (US) […]

Sterling Extends Yesterday’s Recovery; US Data Awaited

marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / October 13, 2017 The EU’s leading negotiator whipsawed sterling yesterday.  The net effect was to ease fears that the UK would leave the EU without the agreement  Initial concerns that the negotiations had stalled sent sterling to nearly  $1.3120 The willingness to discuss a two-year transition period spurred sterling’s recovery.  After […]

Boris Johnson: UK Investors Ready To Turn Libya Into Dubai After “They Clear The Dead Bodies Away”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden Oct 4, 2017 9:41 AM British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has drawn a storm of criticism for statements he made about war-torn Libya this week, which included discussion of UK investment opportunities only after Libyans “clear the dead bodies away.”  He made the comments while describing his August visit to the North African country at a Conservative […]

Dollar Upbeat to Start Fourth Quarter

marctomarket.com / by Marc Chandler / October 2, 2017 The US dollar is broadly higher as the quarter-end positioning losses seen at the end of last week area reversed.  Developments in the US are seen as dollar positive, while the Catalonia-Madrid conflict, and slightly softer EMU manufacturing PMI weighs on the euro.  The UK also reported […]

Episode #204 – SUNDAY WIRE: ‘International Norms’ with guests Annie Machon, Adam Garrie, Syrian Partisan Girl

21stcenturywire.com / BY 21WIRE / OCTOBER 1, 2017  Episode #204 of SUNDAY WIRE SHOW resumes on Oct 1st, 2017 as host Patrick Henningsen brings you this week’s LIVE broadcast on the Alternate Current Radio Network (ACR) – covering all the top news stories both at home and internationally… LISTEN LIVE ON THIS PAGE AT THE FOLLOWING SCHEDULED SHOW TIMES: 5pm-8pm UK Time | 12pm-3pm […]

Pound Flash Crashes After Moody’s Downgrades UK To Aa2

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Sep 22, 2017 4:44 PM In an otherwise boring day, when Theresa May failed to cause any major ripples with her much anticipated Brexit speech, moments ago it was Moody’s turn to stop out countless cable longs, when shortly after the US close, it downgraded the UK from Aa1 to Aa2, outlook […]