The Junior forex trading jobs achieved total returns averaging 3. February and May – beating the FTSE 100. David Budworth looks at how they are proving their pedigree once again.

After going through a rough patch, Edmond Jackson runs the numbers on this mid-cap struggler to decide whether there’s an opportunity here. Is this oil explorer a top recovery play? This small-cap has seen better days, but could be at a turning point. Chartist Alistair Strang looks at the key movements as well as the GBP:USD pair. These shares are trading at an 18-month low, but technical analyst John Burford’s charts are positive, and he does not see much more downside. After the government decided to cut its losses on its huge stake in RBS, Graeme Evans talks us through the detail and some broker reaction. Industry analyst Rajan Dhall discusses where investors should expect oil, gold and copper prices to move this week.

Foreign exchange analyst Rajan Dhall runs through the big issues that will drive the major currency pairs this week. Are investors wise to ignore US tariff tensions? Ahead of an expected showdown at the G7 meeting next weekend, Rebecca O’Keeffe, head of investment at interactive investor, discusses the likely outcomes. Welcome to the homepage for all our commentary, analysis and videos for 2017, including market forecasts and investment ideas from our expert journalists and the City of London’s finest. Check back to stay up to date with our latest content on the year ahead and what it could mean for your portfolio.