International News (Issue 440) – 17 March 2017

Given my remarks earlier on the U.S Federal Reserve interest rate hike, I will keep this super brief.

The Dutch election came and went without too much concern for the Eurozone, and investors will now turn their focus to the French elections next month.


Index Change %
U.S. S&P 500 2381 +16 +0.7%
London’s FTSE 7415 +100 +1.4%
Japan’s Nikkei 19590 +271 +1.4%
Hang Seng 24288 +786 +3.3%
China’s Shanghai 3268 +51 +1.6%



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