Week Ahead

Plan your strategies for the trading week ahead with key insights from our team.

CFD trading is high risk and may not be suitable for everyone.
Next Fed Chair, FOMC minutes & Catalonia

This is LCG’s look ahead to the week beginning October 9th. We discuss Catalonia and the plunge in the IBEX index, the next leader of the Federal Reserve, Theresa May’s calamitous conference speech, record highs for the German DAX and signs of life in gold. We also rundown the biggest earnings releases and economic calendar items this week.

CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 79% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.