Financial events

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

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Market-moving events

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  • Financial meetings
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Earnings season

Trade when it matters this US earnings season, by taking your position the moment announcements happen.

Global recession 2020

Discover how to trade during a global recession.

Coronavirus market volatility

Discover the impact the disease is having on financial markets and how we can help you to navigate the volatility.

Bitcoin halving

Discover everything you need to know about 2020’s bitcoin halving – including what it was, why it happened and how you can still trade it.

OPEC meeting

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

ECB meeting

Learn about the European Central Bank (ECB) Governing Council announcement – including how it affects the European economy and financial markets.

Federal Reserve meeting

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

Non-farm payrolls

Discover what the non-farm payrolls report is – including the date of the next release, and why it’s important to traders.

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.

Bank of Japan meeting

Learn about the Bank of Japan (BoJ) Policy Board announcement – including why the bank’s unconventional monetary policies matter to traders.

Brexit

Find out what Brexit could mean for the markets and how a hard or a soft exit from the EU could affect traders.

UK general election

Discover how to profit from the UK general election, when the election is, and which markets might be affected.

ByteDance (TikTok) IPO

Your guide to trading the ByteDance IPO. Learn more about the expected valuation and the company’s business model in this guide.

O2 IPO

A quick guide to the abandoned O2 IPO, with details on the merger between Telefonica and Liberty Global.

JDE Peet’s IPO

The JDE Peet’s IPO in May 2020 valued the company at €15.6 billion. Learn more about the listing and how to trade it with IG

Saudi Aramco IPO

Everything you need to know about the nearly $2 trillion Saudi Aramco IPO, including details on how the business has been performing.

WeWork IPO

A comprehensive guide on the highly anticipated WeWork IPO, including details on the company and steps on how to trade the listing.

Vantage Towers (Vodafone)

Find out how you can trade the Vantage Towers IPO with us and discover everything you need to know about the mobile tower business.

Deliveroo IPO

Everything you need to know about the expected Deliveroo listing, including what the valuation might be and how you can trade the IPO with IG.

Starlink IPO

A look at the rumoured Starlink IPO, and details on how to trade and invest in the company with IG.

Airbnb IPO

A comprehensive guide to the expected Airbnb initial public offering, including details about the valuation and steps on how to trade the IPO with IG.

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