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May 22, 2019
The US Q1 GDP Report is Out: Will it Alleviate Recession Fears?

The US Q1 GDP Report is Out: Will it Alleviate Recession Fears?

Recently the news has been rife with reports and predictions that the US economy is fast approaching a recession. The ongoing trade war with China is […]
May 18, 2019
Is the UK Economy at Risk of a Slowdown Due to Brexit Chaos?

Is the UK Economy at Risk of a Slowdown Due to Brexit Chaos?

The meeting of European Union leaders on April 11, 2019, has given new direction to the future of Brexit. The Brexit deadline has been extended until […]
May 16, 2019
President Trump Aims to End Sanction Waivers on Iranian Oil Imports. What Might Follow?

President Trump Aims to End Sanction Waivers on Iranian Oil Imports. What Might Follow?

The Trump Administration has demanded that countries avoid importing oil from Iran and has removed waivers to US sanctions on crude oil imports given to Iran’s […]
May 14, 2019
What is Quantitative Easing? When is the Strategy Applied?

What is Quantitative Easing? When is the Strategy Applied?

Quantitative Easing (QE) is a monetary policy through which a country’s central bank increases the money supply in its economy. It is a rather unconventional form […]
May 13, 2019
Know the Basic Terminologies in Bond Investments

Know the Basic Terminologies in Bond Investments

The basic concepts of investing in bonds are relatively easy to understand. You first buy a bond, which is a debt instrument, from an issuer, then […]
May 8, 2019
Role of G20 in International Finance

Role of G20 in International Finance

The Group of Twenty (nations) or G20 is an international, premier forum for the governments and central bank governors of 19 countries and the European Union. […]
May 2, 2019
Biggest IPOs of All Time

Biggest IPOs of All Time

Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) have been the most popular and effective way for businesses to raise funds for a couple of centuries now. Of course, IPOs […]
April 30, 2019
Top 5 Emerging Markets to Look Forward to in 2019

Top 5 Emerging Markets to Look Forward to in 2019

The reason emerging markets (EM) seem so exciting for traders is their rapid rate of growth and volatility. And, this means more opportunities for trading. These […]
April 30, 2019
Could 2019 be the Year of Bitcoin’s Comeback?

Could 2019 be the Year of Bitcoin’s Comeback?

2018 proved to be a nightmare for Bitcoin investors everywhere. There was an 80% drop in the price of BTC, which led to a downward spiral […]
April 30, 2019
What is Triggering Fears of US Economic Recession in the Coming Months?

What is Triggering Fears of US Economic Recession in the Coming Months?

The US economy is poised to see record growth and, yet, there have been fears of an impending recession. Many economists are of the view that […]
April 25, 2019
Norway’s $1 Trillion Sovereign Wealth Fund Dumps Oil and Gas Stocks

Norway’s $1 Trillion Sovereign Wealth Fund Dumps Oil and Gas Stocks

Norway’s $1 trillion Sovereign Wealth Fund will exit all investments in oil and gas stocks, acting on recommendations by the Norwegian government. The fund is aiming […]
April 25, 2019
China-US Trade War is in a Decisive Phase: What to Expect?

China-US Trade War is in a Decisive Phase: What to Expect?

The United States of America and China have been involved in a trade war since July 2018. Both countries have fought ruthlessly to gain control over […]
April 24, 2019
What You Need to Know about Market Gaps and Slippage

What You Need to Know about Market Gaps and Slippage

As a trader, knowing the ins and outs of market gaps and slippage will help you make more informed decisions. So, here’s a rundown of the […]
September 25, 2018

Top 5 Blockchain Based Technologies

Blockchain technology has rightly been called the most disruptive tech to have emerged this century. It has gone beyond its original ambition of being just a […]
September 25, 2018

Monthly Crypto Outlook

As vacationing traders return, September is an important month for the global financial markets, including the crypto market. Virtual currencies had been reeling under the devastating […]
August 27, 2018

Revisiting the Rand

August 8, 2018

Gold gets ready for Wedding Season

August 7, 2018

Pain or Gain for the Euro?

August 6, 2018

Where is Germany Going?

July 24, 2018

600 Million Reasons