NHS

Struggling To Perform The NHS in Britain is one of the biggest public health care providers in the world and is both loved and reviled in equal measures. As the NHS is tax-funded, the performance of the service is largely tied to the performance of the UK economy and NHS funding has tended to broadly track the economic cycle of the UK, growing ...

2018-07-20 James Harte Read more
investment bank

With World Cup fever in full swing, there is hardly a street you can walk down without hearing people feverishly debating about who is going to be the winner. The loudest of these conversations can usually be heard in the bookies where punters have been laying down millions of pounds worth of bets over the last two weeks. For most people, bettin...

2018-07-06 James Harte Read more
merkel

While most of the recent market attention has been on the political situation in Italy, the political environment in Germany has been bubbling over. The historic alliance between the German CDU party (of Chancellor Merkel) and the Bavarian CSU party has become strained to the point of breaking over diverging views on migration policy. CSU Break...

2018-06-20 James Harte Read more
traders to follow

Paul Tudor Jones, known as the man who shorted the “Black Monday 1987” crisis, is one of the most well-known and respected traders of our time. He is renowned for his aggressive trading styles and is one of the most famous contrarian traders alive today. He is the founder of Tudor Investment Corporation, a hedge fund that is a prestigious mon...

2018-06-12 Orbex Read more
game theory forex

Most trading strategies put their emphasis on finding out when to enter the market. Whether it's technical or fundamental, everyone is looking for an entry signal. However, this only covers half of the trade. As any trader knows, there are two parts of any trade: getting in the market, and getting out of the market. Arguably, the more importa...

2018-05-30 Daniel John Grady Read more
Jim Rogers

Jim Rogers, famous for his witty and research-backed remarks about developments in the financial world, is considered one of the greatest traders of all time. He set up the Quantum Fund with another legendary trader, George Soros, in 1973. Over the course of 10 years, the fund made a staggering gain of 4,200%. Jim Rogers is known for his accu...

2018-05-18 Orbex Read more
Forex Volatility

Forex volatility refers to currency fluctuations in the global foreign exchange market. Price movements can vary from hour-to-hour, second-to-second depending on a huge number of factors – but is volatility good or bad for traders? Let’s take a closer look. Volatility in the Short Term When it comes to making money in the financial markets, th...

2018-05-08 Orbex Read more
Fun Facts About the Forex Industry

The forex market is highly popular and a major reason for this is that it is always open in one part of the world. So, you can trade forex either in New York or London, Tokyo or Sydney, at different times on the same day. Now you know why they call it the market that never sleeps! Also, the size of this massive decentralised market has rapidl...

2018-04-13 Orbex Read more
#PayMeToo

#PayMeToo In a year which has seen women’s rights finally break through to the forefront of popular focus with the success of the #MeToo campaign, focused on sexual harassment, another female focused campaign is taking the spotlight this week. #PayMeToo is a campaign that has been launched by a gathering of female MP’s lead by Labour MP Stella ...

2018-04-10 James Harte Read more