Big Week of Economic Data Whilst Brexit and COVID-19 Concerns Remain

Last week was a mixed week for sentiment, with many eyes on the downside due to concern of an increase in COVID-19 cases in the US - new cases growing to north of 60k a day with Florida reporting in excess of 15k a

2020-07-13T14:56:02+00:00July 13th, 2020|

Sentiment Takes a Dive Ahead of US Independence Day Weekend

Last week the focus was firmly on the prospects of a second wave of COVID-19 in the US. Last Monday in New York City, restaurants resumed sit-down service with outdoor-only seating. However, on Thursday, the US reported a new record for daily COVID-19 cases,

2020-06-29T16:22:54+00:00June 29th, 2020|

Can Your Business Identify and Understand its FX Exposure?

By Jamie Jemmeson ACSI, MSTA at Infinity International Last week, we published an article on “Points to Consider Before FX Hedging in COVID-19 Conditions”, where we highlighted some of the talking points when considering either implementing a new FX policy or adapting your current

2020-06-22T15:03:09+00:00June 10th, 2020|

Points to Consider Before FX Hedging in COVID-19 Conditions

By Jamie Jemmeson ACSI, MSTA at Infinity International Introducing the 4 questions you should start with... Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced recently that non-essential shops in England can reopen from 15 June, rates of infection permitting. This now puts businesses in the unenviable place

2020-06-22T15:04:27+00:00June 2nd, 2020|

Infinity International Client Sentiment Index: Are Things Improving?

Infinity International aim to provide content to our clients on several relevant topics covering a variety of possible concerns during these unprecedented times.  To do this, we are drawing on our own experience, client feedback as well as the input from others in our

2020-07-10T15:28:32+00:00May 29th, 2020|

UK Continues to Debate Negative Rates, Cummings and Further Relaxing of Restrictions

Last week, Sterling remained resilient despite being under pressure. The topic of negative interest rates continues to dominate the market concerns for the UK. During a testimony to the Treasury Select Committee, Governor Bailey stated that the bank does not rule out any instrument

2020-06-22T15:06:43+00:00May 26th, 2020|

Future Fund: Sunak’s next steps to help business

By Jamie Jemmeson ACSI, MSTA at Infinity International Now more than ever, the focus of FDs, Treasurers and finance teams is likely to be firmly fixed on cash-flow.  As a result, you will have seen from our other Infinity International blogs and insight pieces,

2020-06-22T15:08:39+00:00May 20th, 2020|

Re-framing 2020: Possible scenarios for the second half of the year

COVID-19 may have changed life as we know it. Anybody who claims that they know what happens next is speculating. In our Re-framing 2020 report, we have collated and articulated various news feeds and come up we three different scenarios that could happen, a

2020-06-22T15:23:38+00:00May 15th, 2020|