Please Welcome President Donald Trump

January 21, 2017
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Friday evening marked the beginning of a new era in the United States and perhaps in the entire world. In Washington DC, Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States of America. He is by far the most controversial president-elect we’ve seen in the States... View Article

Italy Downgraded by DBRS

January 14, 2017

Euro found some buyers after the rather odd press conference given by President – elect Donald Trump. Market participants were hoping to get answers from Trump regarding the planned 1 trillion- dollar fiscal stimulus. Unfortunately, the journalists were more focused on other subjects and hence we didn’t get anything noteworthy... View Article

Non-Farm Payrolls Remain Strong Throughout 2016

January 7, 2017
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The new year started like any other beginning of the month. The first week is always about the Non-Farm Payrolls and everything else is secondary. However, this time, the NFP didn’t have much impact on prices. The majority of the major pairs like EURUSD & USDJPY started traveling already on... View Article

European Union and the United States in 2017

December 24, 2016
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This year has been rather extraordinary in many ways. We’ve seen things happening that were considered impossible. The first shock came from the United Kingdom as their decision to leave the European Union was thought to be rather unlikely. Today it is a reality and according to Prime Minister Theresa... View Article

The Basel Committee (Part 1)

December 16, 2016
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In today’s world, the financial system is more or less the backbone of the entire global economy. If something big happens with the banks, then it affects everything and everyone. Since the financial sector is so influential, we have plenty of organizations and committees that keep a close eye on... View Article

Federal Open Market Committee Takes the Stand

December 11, 2016
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Ladies and Gentlemen! We have reached the final and perhaps the most spoken risk event of this year. On Wednesday afternoon we have the pleasure to listen to Ms. Yellen for the last time in 2016 and there is only one thing we all want to hear. “The members of... View Article

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