US-China Trade

How Trade Wars can Affect Your Business and the FX Market

How Trade Wars can Affect Your Business and the FX Market

The 2018 global trade war began with a single United States safeguard tariff on washing machines and solar cell panels in January. It subsequently picked up steam as the year progressed and developed into an all-out trade tariff war.

We take a deep dive into how the trade war is affecting both the FX market and businesses that work with foreign currencies.

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.