TRY

Trade and Jackson Hole Talks Top the Agenda

Trade and Jackson Hole Talks Top the Agenda

Expect this to be another action packed week despite the lack of economic data releases. A stronger U.S. dollar and higher interest rates are pushing EM economies into ‘bear’ territory and their respective currency pairs have seen extreme volatility even in presence of the own central banks.

A Market Bloodbath as Turkey Fever Spreads

A Market Bloodbath as Turkey Fever Spreads

Just when you though it was safe to invest in an asset that made sense, be it forex, bonds or stocks, fear and contagion has suddenly appeared, and in under 48-hours has severely bullied emerging markets into near submission with the Turkish lira falling nearly +45% against the dollar. Here’s why.

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday November 28, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday November 28, 2016

Expectations that an OPEC production deal would unravel, a possible defeat in Sunday’s referendum in Italy and elections in Austria, coupled with the U.S presidential transition challenge of polls in battleground states by Clinton is dominating early trading.