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H2 Currencies to Watch: Growth Potential in Emerging Markets

H2 Currencies to Watch: Growth Potential in Emerging Markets

The last article in our blog series on what businesses need to know about key global currencies in the second half of 2018 covers emerging markets. Read on as we look at commodity prices, interest rate policies, and the economic growth of emerging markets and what businesses can expect in the upcoming months.

Turkey’s Central Bank Holds Rates Steady

Turkey’s Central Bank Holds Rates Steady

“The Central Bank will continue to use all available instruments in pursuit of the price stability objective." said Turkey's Central Bank after choosing not to raise  interest rates this morning. 

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday April 17

Five Things the Markets are Talking About: Monday April 17

Stocks, the US Dollar and Treasury yields are under geopolitical and economic pressure.

Dr. Strangelove Redux

Dr. Strangelove Redux

To what extent the markets need to price in geopolitical risk more actively into their psyche will likely drive nearer term sentiment. It feels like a Dr Strangelove Redux as this game of chicken unfolds.

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday January 9, 2017

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Monday January 9, 2017

Last Friday’s U.S. December employment increased less than expected (+156k vs. +176k), but the markets interpretation in a rebound in wages (+0.4% m/m) suggests a sustained labor market momentum that sets up the domestic economy for stronger growth and further interest rate increases from the Fed in 2017.

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Wednesday June 29th, 2016

Five Things The Markets Are Talking About: Wednesday June 29th, 2016

The Brexit “bad” seems to be temporarily put on hold as market participants question whether a new financial crisis is about to take a firm global grip.