• Is Yellen no longer interested in the markets?

    The Oil prices jumped on Monday, as the US government troops entered the city of Kirkuk controlled by the Kurdistan, which caused a decline in production.

  • Should we stop using oil before it runs out?

    Brazilian Minister of Energy said that the country is ready to participate in the Oil market fight and push production to the limit, as long as the demand structure for energy still consists mostly of Oil products

  • Key economic events in the upcoming week

    Find out what the new week has in store for the markets.

  • Crystal clear on the outlook, vague on measures

    Despite the rumours about the overly strong common currency, Draghi did not involve himself in talking down its growth.

  • Where is the Euro heading?

    Markets are keeping an eye on the European currency, as there is the potential for global growth. Currently, strong economic data is putting a lot of pressure on the ECB. Where will the Euro lead the growing divergence of the ECB policy and inflation expectations?

  • Is Japan’s battle with recession over?

    The meeting of the Bank of Japan followed the decision of the US Federal Reserve on Wednesday to raise the key rate for the second time in three months.

  • EBC is seeing the EUR in a new light

    After Trump’s elections, the political factors seems to have outweighed the FED. If you carefully consider the investors’ reflation rate, which caused an unprecedented increase in the American assets, it seems that the Keynesian theory is taking place.

  • Overview of the next weeks market events

    Be ready for the changes on the market next week. Take a look at our overview of the economic events that will happen in the upcoming week

  • Concerns are growing for the Chinese market

    Chinese banks are not embarrassed to give out loans, in spite the efforts of the Central Bank to cool down the economy.

  • Are the bulls taking the market?

    Germany’s trade surplus in March added optimism to the euro zone economy recovery. The volume of exports and imports also exceeded expectations, indirectly indicating the consumption growth.

  • Is Macron’s victory a new era of ascent for the Euro?

    The elimination of the political risks and favourable outcomes for the financial markets will likely allow the European assets, including the Euro, to go on the offensive. Growth in the UK retail sales slowed to 0.5% in April, as the latest data in the Chinese economy showed that the country’s trade balance surplus increased.

  • Is France on a clear presidential path now?

    Macron won the final debates ahead of the second election round, making the precious metals and Yen accelerated declines. The USD rate hike possibility rose immensely for July.

  • Can NAFTA washout crash the oil market?

    In the beginning of the week there were reports that Trump´s administration was going to unilaterally break the NAFTA agreement, but things have gotten a lot more complicated since then. Changes in the trade agreement, or its possible termination, could potentially affect the Oil market.

  • The anticipation is building with Euro

    The demand for risk is falling, as Euro is declining ahead of the Draghi’s speech. Traders may also pay attention to the GDP as on Friday it is projected to show the weakest growth pace in a year.

  • Will Gold extend a selloff this week?

    The dollar is stable ahead of the publication of Trump’s tax plans, as Yen is reaching a two-week low and Gold is leading significant declines.