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Top Market Opportunities 13.06.2022 – 19.06.2022

As investors had started to think that the Fed might take a softer stance on hiking, inflation happened. Last week we saw the US CPI breaking to 40-year highs, and of course, sentiment reversed again as the Fed gets another slap for expressing that inflation had peaked. The ECB has finally joined the club, verbally. […]

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Top Market Opportunities 06.06.2022 – 12.06.2022

The week ahead in the forex markets looks set to be a busy one, with several key economic data releases and central bank policy decisions on the calendar. Before we head there, let’s dive into last week’s key takeaways: SP500 soared 10% on risk appetite improving as Nonfarm payrolls supported the weekly close US continued […]

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Top Market Opportunities 30.05.2022 – 05.06.2022

Last week saw a slew of good and bad events. The good news was that risk is back on as the FOMC minutes showed that the Fed might have to be less aggressive going forward. The bad news was that Snap’s stock price plummeted after its CEO unexpectedly warned investors that the firm will report […]

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Top Market Opportunities 23.05.2022 – 29.05.2022

The forex markets are always in a state of flux, and this week is no different. Here’s a rundown of some of the key events that happened last week, and what you need to know in order to prepare for the week ahead: US10 slides below 3% despite Fed’s aggressive hiking cycle expected to continue […]

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Top Market Opportunities 16.05.2022 – 22.05.2022

The markets continue to move in interesting directions, with news and events impacting stocks, currencies, and commodities around the globe. Here are some of the key stories from the week just passed: 1. The US Index hit a 10-year high as investors continue to respond to Fed’s aggressiveness. 2. The S&P 500 posted its biggest […]

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Top Market Opportunities 09.05.2022 – 15.05.2022

Last week the Fed, BOE, and RBA hiked interest rates as inflation continues to rise, with recent PMI data showing that inflation is set to rise even more. Central banks are faced with the difficult task of balancing the control of inflation while minimizing the potential damage from tightening as risks of an economic downturn […]

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Top Market Opportunities 02.05.2022 – 08.05.2022

A lot is happening in world economies this week, with employment and inflation on the mind of most investors. Expect to see new updates in upcoming jobs reports and decisions on interest rates — lots of important economic data! RBA prepares to hike after 10 years The Reserve Bank of Australia is expected to raise […]

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Hawkish Fed expected to ‘double down’

In the past few weeks, Fed officials started to take inflation more seriously. Fed Chair Jerome Powell has pretty much said that the Committee will hike a half-point at the May 3-4 FOMC meeting. The Fed is not only expected to hike the benchmark interest rates; it is also expected to start quantitative tightening. The […]

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Top Market Opportunities 25.04.2022 – 01.05.2022

This week we will get releases on the US and EU GDP figures, inflation data from EU countries, and the bank of Japan’s central banking meeting. Last week’s corporate earnings was badly performed by Netflix. There is now concern on whether Meta, Alphabet and Amazon will be able to beat expectations this week as IMF […]

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Top Market Opportunities 18.04.2022 – 24.04.2022

Last week’s data showed that economies had varying performance – for example, the US seems to benefit from the end of COVID-19 restrictions while the APAC regions suffer from worsening supply issues since Omicron variants have spread. With persistent uncertainties due to the war in Ukraine and worsening conditions with viruses in China, analysts will […]

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