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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
Trump’s Tax Reform

Trump’s Tax Reform

This week we chose to return our discussion to the political situation in the United States where we have another major news story: the new tax plan proposed by President…Read more
Qatar Crisis Continues

Qatar Crisis Continues

A few weeks ago we shed a little bit of light on the current diplomatic crisis in Qatar. It has been essentially blockaded by its neighbouring countries on the grounds…Read more
Qatar in Crisis

Qatar in Crisis

A few weeks back we introduced to you the complicated situation Qatar has found itself in. Back then it was a brand-new crisis, the scope of which was difficult to…Read more
What’s New for the Yen

What’s New for the Yen

While this week was abundant in financial reports that affected many important currencies, we decided to do something a bit different today and place the spotlight upon someone we haven’t…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
Is Oil Recovering?

Is Oil Recovering?

It appears that the oil’s shaky journey up and down on the market continues. After the crisis of 2015 and early 2016, the oil began stabilizing when OPEC agreed to…Read more