Libra, the proposed new cryptocurrency from Facebook, could be huge, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Not because it is a cryptocurrency. But because it isn’t.
The US economy looks in better shape than many thought this time last month.John Stepek looks at how it’s affecting the charts that matter most to the global economy.
Forex is by far and away the biggest market in the world, with an average daily trading volume of over $5trn per day. Here, Dominic Frisby looks at the factors that can influence such a vast market.
Mark Carney has hinted that interest rates are likely to be higher than the market expects. The market shrugged. But if Brexit is even a little less awful than expected, investors could end up wrong-footed.
The precise nature of Britain’s post-Brexit relationship with the EU is yet to be determined. But the current state of flux represents a good opportunity for businesses, says Hamish Muress of forex company OFX.
The Argentine peso has been the worst-performing currency against the dollar this year, and more misery could be in store.
US economic growth absolutely hammered expectations for the first quarter. John Stepek looks at what that means to the charts that matter the most to the global economy.
The year so far has been epic for investors. But with the US dollar hitting a two-year high, things could be about to change. John Stepek explains why.
Dominic Frisby’s “no-brainer” trading system works across most trending markets – and right now, it’s telling you to buy.
All the talk of Modern Monetary Theory misses one key point, says Eoin Treacy. We’re already well down the road of printing money to fund government spending.
Last year emerging market stocks fell by nearly a quarter, says Marina Gerner. But in 2019 it has been a different story.