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The Week at a Glance

The Week at a Glance

This week there was no single major event that the financial markets were influenced by. Instead, we can say that multiple smaller things happening all over the world had their…Read more
Crises All Around

Crises All Around

It appears that in recent days red economics flags are being raised in all corners of the world. Venezuela is in major trouble, and so is Argentina, despite securing a…Read more
Turkey in a Crisis

Turkey in a Crisis

Even though our usual topics - trade wars, Brexit, oil volatility - continue to dominate the financial markets news feeds, this week we want to turn your attention to a…Read more
The End of the Iran Deal

The End of the Iran Deal

After weeks of speculation, this week we finally learned what would happen to the Iran nuclear deal: Donald Trump announced that the United States will be withdrawing from the agreement.…Read more
Conflict in Syria?

Conflict in Syria?

Has the time come for serious military action in Syria? The civil war in the Middle Eastern country has been going on for seven years now, with a conflict between…Read more
Russia Strikes Back

Russia Strikes Back

Back on March 4 news broke out that an ex-Russian spy turned double agent and his daughter were found poisoned in the United Kingdom. This gruesome news led to speculations…Read more
OPEC Renews Agreement

OPEC Renews Agreement

Yesterday the Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries held their long-awaited summit in Vienna. OPEC members met the expectations of investors perfectly by agreeing to extend their current agreement to reduce oil…Read more
Catalonia: Spanish or Independent?

Catalonia: Spanish or Independent?

The European markets shook this week, as last weekend Catalonia, an autonomous area comprising four provinces in northeastern Spain, held a referendum and voted in support of its independence from…Read more