A lingering risk off tone remains evident in markets with equities on either side of the Atlantic ending the day with small losses.
On my way home last night I thought the Spice Girls were a strong candidate for a song title today. Brexit negotiations started overnight and Wannabe (“Tell me what you want”) would have been a good option.
It has been a quiet overnight session ahead of what could be a stormy Thursday with the ECB, UK election and Comey’s testimony all occurring on the same day.
Sheryl Crow’s hit ”strong enough” finds Crow frustrated in a relationship and asking the question, “Are you strong enough to be my man?”. ell Friday night was all about the US jobs report and no doubt a similar question (without the man bit of course) crossed investors’ mind.