Financial events

What are the key financial events, sectors and markets you should be keeping an eye on?

Why trade financial events with IG?

  • Trade on the market reaction

    Speculate on over 15,000 global markets

  • Go short or long

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  • 24-hour markets

    Trade on volatility as results are announced, with 24-hour trading on key markets

Key themes in 2018

We’ve examined key markets and sectors to determine how the first few months of the year might look for them. Find out what could be in store for indices, forex, airlines, central banks and more:

Italian general election 2018

Find out how Italy’s 2018 general election could affect the Italian economy and financial markets.

Brexit

Keep up to date with all the latest developments surrounding Brexit.

Bank of England meeting

An in-depth look at the Bank of England’s MPC announcement – including its role in shaping the UK economy, and how this affects traders.

Federal Reserve meeting

Everything you need to know about the Federal Reserve’s FOMC announcement – including when it is, and why it’s important.

OPEC meeting

Your essential guide to Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) meetings – find out how they affect global oil prices and other energy markets.

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