Neil Wilson

Chief Market Analyst

Neil is chief market analyst for Markets.com and also writes for the Investors Chronicle as ‘The Trader’, with the daily market outlook published online each morning. He is a regular contributor to major news outlets and is often quoted on the BBC, Bloomberg, Reuters, The Times, Telegraph, Guardian, London Evening Standard, and many more. Neil is also a regular contributor to TV networks, including Sky News, BBC, CNBC and more.

Prior to joining Markets.com, Neil was the senior market analyst at ETX Capital, having gained experience through writing for Saxo Bank.

As well as supplying clients with up to date analysis of the markets, Neil produces daily video updates in the platform and hosts various live webinar events on major market events and themes.

Twitter: @marketsneil
Contact: neil.wilson@markets.com

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Opinions from Neil Wilson

Tue, 19 October 2021

Forex

Will the Bank of England actually raise rates in November?

Recent comments suggest a UK rate hike could come in November - but is now the time to really be tweaking rates?

Tue, 19 October 2021

Morning Note

Stocks flat to start the session

European stocks are flat in early trade as risk remains on watch for a range of factors, including earnings, inflation and expectations central banks will tighten the screw.

Mon, 18 October 2021

Morning Note

Stocks weaker, THG strives for credibility

Stock markets looking a tad heavy in early trade Monday with all the major bourses tracking lower amid the customary cluster of inflation and slowing growth ‘fears’.

Fri, 15 October 2021

Morning Note

FTSE makes new post-pandemic high, Bitcoin up on ETF hopes

GPs will be paid more to do what they used to do before the pandemic, like see patients face to face. This is what dislocation and the ‘new normal’ looks like: same service, costs more.

Thu, 14 October 2021

Equities
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Investments

US pre-mkts: Bank earnings strong, Cat upgrade

Very strong bank earnings coming through this morning – JPM led the way yesterday and the latest numbers from peers also look strong.

Thu, 14 October 2021

Morning Note

Stocks rally, inflation sticks, earnings on tap

Stock markets rose in early trade as investors parsed the latest signs of inflation and the central bank reaction function.

Wed, 13 October 2021

Morning Note

Markets primed for US inflation, FOMC minutes, JPM kick off earnings season proper

European stocks were off half a percent this morning in early trade after another fragile day on Wall Street saw selling into the close and another weaker finish.

Tue, 12 October 2021

Morning Note

Stocks lower, rates on the move

Stock markets declined on Tuesday morning following on the heels of a wobbly session on Wall Street

Mon, 11 October 2021

Morning Note

Slow start for equities, Asos tumbles

Soft and sluggish start for European equity markets – typical Monday morning feel until we all get out of bed.

Fri, 8 October 2021

Morning Note

Mixed start for European equities ahead of NFP

Mixed start in Europe after another positive session on Wall Street as the US Senate approved raising the debt ceiling until December.

Thu, 7 October 2021

Morning Note

Stocks climb but price action still choppy

Choppy: Stocks are firmer in early trade following yesterday’s losses.

Wed, 6 October 2021

Commodities

Vlad to the rescue? Putin steps in to calm nat gas crisis

Vlad to the rescue... Looks like Putin has just come in to call a (temporary) halt to the gas crisis in Europe, finally stepping in with comments that have offered some stability to the market after a tumultuous morning/week. 

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