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18 December, 2018
IS A RECESSION REALLY IN SIGHT? Markets have been bracing for a recession in the US, and as a result investors have been increasingly selling risk assets. The US Treasury curve has already semi-inverted, as ... more
Shanghai Christmas Party 2018
13 December, 2018
On Saturday the 8th of December 2018, the AMA Shanghai office celebrated in style at their annual Christmas Party. This year the Shanghai team and their partners were treated to a formal black-tie event at ... more
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11 December, 2018
“IT’S THE ECONOMY, STUPID!” Sovereign yields sank to alarmingly low levels on both sides of the Atlantic by the end of the week.  In addition, the US Treasury curve produced a very unusual shape during ... more
7 December, 2018
Today we recognize Special Projects Manager, Jonathan Nelson, who celebrates 1 year with Austen Morris Associates. From James, Greg, and the entire team we thank you for your hard work and dedication. Congratulations again Jonathan, we ... more
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5 December, 2018
Today we recognize Business Development Consultant, Kyle Drake, who celebrates 1 year with Austen Morris Associates. From everyone at Austen Morris Associates, we thank you for your hard work and dedication this past year. Congratulations ... more
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4 December, 2018
TRUCE BETWEEN TRUMP AND XI Although the year-end is quickly approaching, politics and policymakers are keeping financial markets and investors on their toes. US President Trump and Chinese President Xi met in Argentina. Depending on which media outlet ... more
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29 November, 2018
Today we recognize Business Development Consultant, Richard Hornsey, who celebrates 1 year with Austen Morris Associates. From James, Greg and the entire team, we thank you for all of your hard work and dedication. Congratulations ... more
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27 November, 2018
NO RELIEF FOR CRUDE OIL PRICES BEFORE THE OPEC MEETING As noted in last week’s Money Matters, oil prices came under pressure due to various factors, one of them being the POTUS’ wish for lower ... more
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20 November, 2018
OIL’S ROLLERCOASTER RIDE MAY NOT BE OVER JUST YET Crude oil prices have come under pressure in recent weeks. Since the beginning of 2016, oil prices have been rising driven by economic growth as well as ... more
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14 November, 2018
On Wednesday 7th November 2018, Senior Partner Jon Holand hosted a Private Client Dinner at Three on the Bund’s Jean-Georges.  Clients were welcomed to the 7th Floor Whisper Bar for Champagne and Canapés where they ... more
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13 November, 2018
INTERNATIONAL TRADE DISPUTES MAY NOT DISAPPEAR Positive risk sentiment returned to financial markets after President Trump and the Republican Party lost control of the House of Representatives to the Democratic Party. The risk-on mood fed through ... more