UK and European stocks are flat this morning. Global markets were generally higher on Monday with positive sentiment fuelled by vaccination optimism, hopes that a new round of US economic stimulus will be forthcoming and strong earnings. More major companies are reporting today including Twitter.
The EU has reached a deal with Pfizer and BioNTech for 300 million additional doses of their vaccine.
The Pound has been strong recently against other major currencies. Today GBPUSD has reached its highest level since April 2018.
Donald Trump’s impeachment begins today.
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