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Weekly Market Review - June 24-28

Weekly Market Review - June 24-28

On Friday and Saturday, the world watches the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan. US President Donald Trump will meet with world leaders to discuss economic and geopolitical matters. All eyes are on the next turn of the US-China trade war.... Read more.

XM to Migrate Accounts to New Platform Trading.com

XM to Migrate Accounts to New Platform Trading.com

Trading Point Group, which operates forex and CFD broker XM, plans to move the trading accounts of its clients to Trading.com, a new platform that is ... Read more.

US FAA Discovers New Flaw in Boeing’s 737 Max Jets

US FAA Discovers New Flaw in Boeing’s 737 Max Jets

On Wednesday, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said that it had found another issue with Boeing’s 737 Max 8, a problematic jet model tha... Read more.

LedgerX Secures CFTC Nod For Physically Delivered BTC Futures Contracts

LedgerX Secures CFTC Nod For Physically Delivered BTC Futures Contracts

Crypto exchange and clearinghouse LedgerX obtained the green light from the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to launch physically settle... Read more.

FedEx Reports Better Earnings, Sino-US Trade War Still Gloomy

FedEx Reports Better Earnings, Sino-US Trade War Still Gloomy

Package delivery service provider FedEx presented on Tuesday its financial results for the fourth quarter. The revenue and earnings figures beat analy... Read more.

IC Markets Gives up on Migrating Non-Australian Accounts

IC Markets Gives up on Migrating Non-Australian Accounts

IC Markets, the largest forex and CFD broker in Australia, gave up its earlier decision to migrate the trading accounts of overseas clients. Last week... Read more.

Amazon Launches Beauty Store, Obtains Patent For Drone Surveillance

Amazon Launches Beauty Store, Obtains Patent For Drone Surveillance

On Monday, Amazon announced the launch of Amazon Professional Beauty Store, which will sell beauty products aimed at professional stylists, aesthetici... Read more.

ANZ Scandal Widens as Pressure From Central Bank, NZ Government Rises

ANZ Scandal Widens as Pressure From Central Bank, NZ Government Rises

The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ), the second largest bank in Australia by assets, is facing a huge scandal after the head of its New ... Read more.

Metro Not Happy With Takeover Offer Price

Metro Not Happy With Takeover Offer Price

German wholesaler Metro received an unsolicited buy offer from EP Global Commerce, an acquisition vehicle owned by two investment partners, Patrik Tka... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - June 17-21

Weekly Market Review - June 17-21

This week, the US dollar has been the worst performer, losing 1.02% against the euro and 0.68% against the British pound. The American currency has lo... Read more.

Forex Broker Argentex Eyes IPO on £120M Valuation

Forex Broker Argentex Eyes IPO on £120M Valuation

Argentex, a London-based foreign exchange (forex) broker aimed at institutional clients and high-net-worth individuals (HNWIs), announced on Thursday ... Read more.

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