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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 additional 10% tariff on more Chinese goods. China’s central bank devalued the national currency as a response, with the USD/CNY pair increasing above ... Read more.

Saxo Bank Completes Acquisition of BinckBank

Saxo Bank Completes Acquisition of BinckBank

Danish Saxo Bank announced on Wednesday that it had completed the acquisition of BinckBank, a Dutch broker that operates an electronic trading platfor... Read more.

LMAX Appoints New Executive, Reports Record H1 Results

LMAX Appoints New Executive, Reports Record H1 Results

LMAX Exchange, a global fintech firm that operates institutional execution venues for forex trading, appointed a new top executive earlier this month.... 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.

XM Parent Launches Trading.com Website

XM Parent Launches Trading.com Website

Trading Point Group, the parent company of forex and CFD broker XM, has recently launched its new website and trading platform called Trading.com. The... 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.

Fiat Money to Face Fierce Competition From e-Money IMF Says

Fiat Money to Face Fierce Competition From e-Money IMF Says

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded that e-money might surpass cash and bank deposits. By e-money, the IMF also means cryptocurrencies and... Read more.

Weekly Market Review - July 8-12

Weekly Market Review - July 8-12

This week, the European currency has recovered some of the losses against the US dollar, adding 0.2%. The American currency has been the worst perform... Read more.

Deutsche Bank Investigated by US DOJ For Deals With 1MDB

Deutsche Bank Investigated by US DOJ For Deals With 1MDB

The US Department of Justice started investigations into German banking giant Deutsche Bank and its relationships with Malaysian investment fund 1Mala... Read more.

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