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Understanding the U.S. Interest Rate Hikes

On Wednesday 21 March 2018, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) of the Federal Reserve Bank (Fed) announced they would raise the interest rates by 0.25 % to a new target range between 1.5 % and [...]

U.S. & China Trade Tariffs: An Escalating Situation

On Tuesday 3rd April, the U.S. released its initial list of 1,333 Chinese products that would be subject to a 25% tariff of roughly $50 billion. This includes products such as raw materials, construction machinery, [...]

Are Quant Hedge Funds Suffering?

In recent years, large segments of hedge funds had been struggling with poor performance, thanks to the low volatility environment we had been seeing in the markets. This was even beginning to lead to a [...]

Last Look

Last week the British Investment Association issued guidelines that will address concerns about the transparency of forex trading, particularly with the use of ‘Last Look’. This is something that asset managers had been complaining about, [...]

Technical Analysis

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Sunday, June 17th, 2018 at 5:27am
The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England will meet on Thursday to decide if to keep the bank rate unchanged. More at: https://t.co/SXb6jvjglO https://t.co/eTEQvckA4n PuriCassar photo
Sunday, June 10th, 2018 at 6:08am
On Wednesday, the CPI print for May is due out. Core inflation expected to fall gradually, as the impact of the weaker GBP is fading. More at: https://t.co/P79oNgzDHq https://t.co/iKqA83QRCn PuriCassar photo
Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 at 8:22am
UK May PMI service index due this Tuesday. PMI growth was just 0.1% QoQ in Q1 and the index in April showed no signs of a rebound. Service confidence indicator in May was encouraging, indicating service sector growth was stronger in May. More at:
https://t.co/LMlG6pGkBu https://t.co/ziOcInB3wE
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