17  December 21 - bank of England Hike | CSL Raise | Schrole Update Global markets were mixed overnight, with US markets (S&P500 index -0.9%) falling and giving back some of the previous session gains, as investors appeared to take profit and digest Wednesday’s Fed decision to start hiking rates next year. Technology stocks, being most sensitive to higher interest rates, dragged the market lower as the tech heavy Nasdaq index (-2.6%) shed more than it gained in the previous session. Apple fell -3.9% and major semiconductor stocks like AMD (-5.4%) and Nvidia (-6.8%) were also hit hard. Shares of Adobe fell more than -10% after the company’s forward guidance came in lower than analysts expected. On the flipside, Financials and Materials were up - with Bank stocks benefiting from a higher interest rate environment and materials were supported by a jump in commodity prices. In contrast, European Markets (Stoxx 600 index +1.2%) rallied...