Alec Malloy

Content Writer

Alec Malloy is a content writer with over 7 years’ experience spanning a range of commercial sectors.

Although new to the world of finance and markets, he has plenty of experience working in other large-scale economic sectors. Amongst the industries Alec has covered are oil & gas, breakbulk, transport & logistics, food & drink trade, and construction. He has also previously written about music and video games for publications such as The Sun and GamesMaster magazine.

Contact: Alec.Malloy@markets.com

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Opinions from Alec Malloy

Sun, 17 October 2021

Week Ahead

Week Ahead: Is hot UK inflation here to stay?

Quite a lot to look out for in terms of big data this week. First up, we have UK CPI data. Is inflation sticking around for longer than we thought?

Fri, 15 October 2021

ETF hopes power Bitcoin over $59,000

With the news Bitcoin exchange traded funds could be about to land in the US, BTC intensifies its upswing.

Thu, 14 October 2021

Equities
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Investments

Earnings season: five stocks on Goldman’s radar

Earnings season is underway. Now’s the time to take a look at some stocks that could provide investors with more than the Wall Street consensus would tell you.

Fri, 3 September 2021

Equities
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Investments

Are these energy stocks worth a look? RBC thinks so

It seems every week an investment bank plucks out several energy stocks it thinks could be big winners. This time, it’s the turn of RBC to highlight some energy equities it believes are on the cusp of great things.

Tue, 31 August 2021

Cryptocurrency update: Institutions ride correction into Bitcoin

More institutional investors entered the crypto world last March, helping support a sector some are still reluctant to back.

Tue, 31 August 2021

Commodities

Oil braces for OPEC+ meeting & Hurricane Ida fallout

Traders look to gauge the impact of Hurricane Ida on US oil and OPEC+’s September meeting this week, while natural gas seeks a supply/demand in the battered southern states.

Sun, 29 August 2021

Week Ahead

Week ahead: Nonfarm payrolls take the spotlight

It’s all about major economic movers this week. The US jobs report for August is released on Friday, while we kick off the week with the latest Chinese manufacturing PMI numbers. OPEC and allies are due to hold meetings too, making it a busy week for the global economy. 

Tue, 24 August 2021

Commodities

Oil pushes on as price action swings upwards

After a dismal week, oil appears to be rallying again. Natural gas is still performing strongly on warm weather forecasts in key demand geographies.

Mon, 23 August 2021

Cryptocurrency update: Bitcoin passes $50,000 in 3-month uptick

Bitcoin starts the week in fighting form as it reaches heights not seen since mid-May.

Sat, 21 August 2021

Week Ahead

Week Ahead: All eyes on Jackson Hole

This week, the great and the good of global finance meet for the annual Jackson Hole Symposium. We also get strong economic indicators from the UK, US and EU with fresh PMI releases, as well as US consumer price data from the PCE Index print. 

Thu, 19 August 2021

Commodities

What’s happening with oil prices?

Oil prices have slipped into the red. We take a look at why.

Thu, 19 August 2021

Equities
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Investments

Earnings season: Robinhood doubles revenues but shares still drop

Trading app Robinhood reported some major wins in its first earnings report since going public but the stock slid after offering a stark guidance warning.

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