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Weekly Market Review - September 9-13

Weekly Market Review - September 9-13

This week, Japanese Yen has been the worst performer among forex majors, as investors’ attention turned to riskier assets. USD/JPY rose 1.08% for the week. The British pound was the best performer, gaining 1.82% against the US dollar, as fears of a no-deal Brexit eased and the economy beat expecta... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - September 2-6

Weekly Market Review - September 2-6

As of late Friday, the US dollar has lost momentum against the euro and the British pound after a strong week. EUR/USD rose 0.34% over the week, while... Read more.

12 Largest Investment Banks Had Worst H1 in 13 Years

12 Largest Investment Banks Had Worst H1 in 13 Years

The largest investment banks in the world had their worst H1 performance since 2006, according to Coalition, a business intelligence provider in the f... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - August 26-30

Weekly Market Review - August 26-30

This week has been dominated by the G7 summit in France and the situation around the US-China trade war. Chinese representatives hinted that Asia’s ... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - August 19-23

Weekly Market Review - August 19-23

As of late Friday, the US dollar tumbled against the euro and other major currencies as the US-China trade conflict re-escalated to new levels. The EU... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - August 12-16

Weekly Market Review - August 12-16

Euro was the worst performer of the week among forex majors as a top official at the European Central Bank (ECB) told the press that the ECB would for... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - August 5-9

Weekly Market Review - August 5-9

This week has been quite agitated amid the intensifying tensions between China and the US. Last week. Trump threatened that the US would impose an add... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - July 22-26

Weekly Market Review - July 22-26

This week was quite exciting and full of relevant events. In the UK, Boris Johnson was selected as the new Prime Minister to replace Theresa May. He h... Read more.

UBS Reports Highest Q2 Profit in 9 Years

UBS Reports Highest Q2 Profit in 9 Years

Swiss banking giant UBS published its financial report for the second quarter of this year. The lender recorded the highest second-quarter earnings si... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - July 15-19

Weekly Market Review - July 15-19

This week has been quite volatile for most of the financial markets. Japanese yen and Swiss franc have been the best performers, as investors are turn... Read more.

JPMorgan Sees Record Quarterly Profit

JPMorgan Sees Record Quarterly Profit

US banking giant JPMorgan released its financial results for the second quarter, reporting higher-than-expected earnings. The performance was driven b... Read more.

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