Tag: emerging markets

While China And The US Fight A Trade War, Some Emerging...

The ongoing trade war between the US and China has paid its first toll. China's assets and its currency have been buffeted while investors...

Emerging Economies Hit By President Trump’s Ongoing Trade War

Trump's administration keeps increasing the pressure over the world economy. The trade war between China and the US escalates after the American president applied...

Why Facebook’s 1 Billion Milestone Matters

Why Facebook’s 1 Billion Milestone Matters? Last Monday, Mark Zuckerberg announced in a Facebook post, was an important day for the company: “For the first...

FX Commentary From Ron Huddleston Of Huddleston Capital Management

Overview Last week generally firm U.S. economic indicators, including personal consumption data, failed to draw attention. The USD received a grubbing on Monday before recovering...

Could Fed Tapering Cause an Emerging Markets Crisis?

The process of tapering the Fed's quantitative easing programme was never painless, and while it has barely started, already some emerging market countries are...

China Reforms Spark Risk Appetite Surge

The announcement of huge economic and social reforms in China yesterday boosted the risk appetite among investors, with safe-haven currencies such as the yen...

USD Rises Against JPY as Syria Tensions Ease

With President Obama notably failing to commit to any firm plans for military action in Syria, tensions in the market have eased slightly, pushing...