China

The Trade War is Starting

The Trade War is Starting

The White House proved to be deaf once again as they refused to heed warnings from foreign politicians and international organizations like the WTO, who all have talked about how…Read more
All-Out Tariff War

All-Out Tariff War

Without a doubt all market-related news in the past two weeks has been dominated by one topic: the tariff war that US President Donald Trump started. While this began with…Read more
Trump Adds More Tariffs

Trump Adds More Tariffs

Just weeks after Trump’s rather spontaneous announcement that his administration will be imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, a decision that has been a hot topic ever since as…Read more
China in Recovery?

China in Recovery?

The economic woes of China have been something we’ve spoken about before on our blog. The country has the second-largest economy in the world and trade relations with all countries,…Read more
Chinese Problems

Chinese Problems

Over a year ago we began talking about China’s economic slowdown and its impact in the world, including as a contributing factor in the ongoing oil crisis. Today we would…Read more
Oil Prices: Up or Down?

Oil Prices: Up or Down?

As of today (Friday, November 25) the oil prices have sunk by 1% as a result of a combination of factors - the consistently strong dollar, Saudi Arabia’s increase in…Read more
It’s a Cold, Cold World

It’s a Cold, Cold World

“The Gods must be crazy!” we may think, looking at the odd weather patterns we’ve had all over the globe in recent years. This year’s winter arrived particularly early and…Read more
The Ups & Downs of Oil

The Ups & Downs of Oil

Those of you following the oil were probably happy to see oil prices rise in the past months, making a recovery from the abysmally low prices that characterised 2015 and…Read more