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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, September 16th, 2018 at 4:40pm
The most important data release in the UK this week is the CPI inflation August data due on Wednesday. More at: https://t.co/efWk6v0Nbs https://t.co/S7yLfymNQ9 PuriCassar photo
Sunday, September 9th, 2018 at 7:09am
The key release in the UK this week is the monthly GDP indicator for July, which will give us more insight into how the economy started Q3. GDP is growing on average between 0.1% to 0.2% (implying a quarterly GDP growth rate around 0.3% to 0.4%). More at: https://t.co/QCUNTaA4Kx https://t.co/2NKyOxSGlU PuriCassar photo
Sunday, September 2nd, 2018 at 6:16am
Brexit will probably start to dominate the media coverage again ahead of the end-game in Q4. GBP is likely to remain weak and volatile until the Brexit situation becomes clear. More at: https://t.co/siurSkIY5y https://t.co/P68GnsLTwG PuriCassar photo