Animal Spirits Are Back For Markets

On today's episode of The Macro Trading Floor, Alfonso & Andreas take a look into another busy week in central banking with the Fed, ECB & BoE all announcing further rate hikes on their tightening cycles.

Markets have rallied through January with the S&P 500 returning roughly 8% so far in 2023. With the most speculative risk asset's rallying the most, it seems that "animal spirits" are back for investors. Alfonso & Andreas walk through the liquidity backdrop before sharing their actionable trade ideas, but to hear that, you'll have to tune in!


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(00:00) Introduction

(01:09) Breaking Down Powell's Comments

(07:14) It's All About Liquidity

(10:30) “Curve Ad”

(11:40) It's All About Liquidity

(12:33) One Of Lagarde's Worst ECB Press Conferences

(22:00) “Wisdom Tree Ad”

(22:33) Actionable Trade Ideas


Disclaimer: Nothing discussed on The Macro Trading Floor should be considered as investment advice. Please always do your own research & speak to a financial advisor before thinking about, thinking about putting your money into these crazy markets.

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