25 June 2013
Our regular look at the markets making the headlines, using our market insight information and client sentiment data.
By Chris Beauchamp, IG Market Analyst
June has seen the FTSE 100 slump back from the highs of May, with volatility rising around a Federal Reserve meeting that may be key for immediate market direction. Investors had been concerned that improvement in economic data will mean an easing off in the pace of stimulus, and comments from the Fed seem to bear this out.