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Weekly Market Review - May 27-31

Weekly Market Review - May 27-31

This week, the US dollar has been the best performer among Forex majors after the Japanese yen. The American currency is supported by a strong labour market and a less than anticipated GDP deceleration. EUR/USD fell 0.51% on the week.... Read more.

FX Settler CLS Group Appoints New CEO

FX Settler CLS Group Appoints New CEO

US-based CLS Group, a company that offers risk mitigation and settlement services for Forex dealers and firms, announced on Wednesday that it had name... Read more.

AMD Presents New Chips, Stock Jumps 10% on Positive Outlook

AMD Presents New Chips, Stock Jumps 10% on Positive Outlook

AMD discussed on Sunday some details about its new third-generation Ryzen chips for computers that will be available for sale in over a month. CEO Lis... Read more.

Saxo Bank’s Japanese Unit Shakes Hands With TradingView

Saxo Bank’s Japanese Unit Shakes Hands With TradingView

Saxo Bank Securities, the Japanese unit of Danish fintech and brokerage service Saxo Bank, announced that it had partnered with TradingView. The deal ... Read more.

Bitcoin Almost Touching $9,000, Forecasts Still Mixed

Bitcoin Almost Touching $9,000, Forecasts Still Mixed

Bitcoin surged over 10% on Monday, getting closer to the $9,000 mark. It hit an intra-day peak at over $8,892, according to Coinmarketcap data. Howeve... Read more.

Fiat Chrysler, Renault Get Closer to a Merger

Fiat Chrysler, Renault Get Closer to a Merger

Fiat Chrysler (FCA) and Renault confirmed on Monday a possible merger, which will see the two companies forming the third-biggest carmaker in the worl... Read more.

Qualcomm Charged With Violation of Antitrust Law

Qualcomm Charged With Violation of Antitrust Law

Semiconductor and telecommunications equipment manufacturer Qualcomm was charged with illegally suppressing competition, according to a US judge. The ... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - May 20-24

Weekly Market Review - May 20-24

This week hasn’t been quite volatile for most the major pairs, with EUR/USD adding 0.31%. The British pound saw some evident fluctuations on Friday ... Read more.

UK Citizens Lost £27 million to Forex, Crypto Scams

UK Citizens Lost £27 million to Forex, Crypto Scams

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) reported on Tuesday that the UK citizens had lost the equivalent of about $34.4 million to Forex and crypto-rela... Read more.

UK-Based TransferWise Becomes Most Valuable Fintech in Europe

UK-Based TransferWise Becomes Most Valuable Fintech in Europe

UK-based money transfer provider TransferWise has become the largest fintech company in Europe after being valued at over $3.5 billion during its seco... Read more.

Google Limits Huawei’s Access to Android Apps

Google Limits Huawei’s Access to Android Apps

Alphabet’s Google has ceased some business activities with China-based Huawei after the latter was blacklisted by the US government, with President ... Read more.

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