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Orbex Market Flash

Fears of a slowdown in China were renewed this week as the latest economic data highlighted further contraction. Industrial profits slowed to 3.6% YoY in October, down from 4.1% over the prior month. Year to date growth now stands at 13.6%… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

After the heavy declines seen in recent weeks, investors were relieved to see equity markets rallying strongly this week in response to the news of a potential trade deal between China and the US. The source of the optimism was a tweet… Read More

Weekly Commodities Wrap

Gold The yellow metal fell to a fresh nineteen month low this week before posting a mild recovery later in the week as the US Dollar conceded some of its recent gains. The pullback in USD is attributed to news of talks between the US and… Read More

Weekly Commodities Wrap

Gold The yellow metal was lower once again this week, printing its fifth consecutive losing week, as the US Dollar climbed higher on global geopolitical tensions. With the Fed having reaffirmed its commitment to continuing its tightening… Read More