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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
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
2018 G7 Summit

2018 G7 Summit

Today marks the opening of a two-day G7 summit in La Malbaie, Canada. The summit will be attended by representatives of the G7: PM Justin Trudeau (Canada), President Emmanuel Macron…Read more
Korea: A Dream of Peace

Korea: A Dream of Peace

April 27 has the potential to become a date to enter the history textbooks: today the leaders of North and South Korea finally meet to negotiate peace between the two…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
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
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
Where Is Oil Headed in 2018

Where Is Oil Headed in 2018

The situation on the oil market has been very dramatic in the last few years. After a prolonged period of record high oil prices, the market crashed due to oversupply…Read more