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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
Updates on the US Economy

Updates on the US Economy

This week the financial markets were able to enjoy a relatively calm few days. Tariff fears involving the United States and China are currently cooling off, as it seems that…Read more
Global Inflation

Global Inflation

We have mentioned this several times within our previous articles, but today we thought it would be a good idea to look into inflation - the single most important determinant…Read more
Hard Times Hit the Dollar

Hard Times Hit the Dollar

If you have been following the currency market over the past weeks, you would have noticed something that’s been quite a stable trend lately: a weak USD. After two years…Read more
Fed Hikes Interest Rates

Fed Hikes Interest Rates

In yet another move contrary to the monetary policy trends elsewhere around the globe, the United States Federal Reserve chose to increase interest rates by another .25% to 1.50% this…Read more