us china tradewar

Risk sentiment was buoyed last week on news that Washington had invited officials from Beijing to restart trade talks, aimed at dialing back the trade conflict between the two economic superpowers.  However, the trade war story took another turn this week as the US administration announced that it had implemented 10% trade tariffs on roughly $20...

2018-09-18 James Harte Read more
tech analysis

Daily Forex Market Preview, 18/09/2018 The U.S. Dollar eased back on Monday. The declines came after a renewed threat of trade tariffs. The U.S. administration announced that it would impose new tariffs of 10% on over $200 billion in goods imported from China. A further increase to 25% is expected from January. President Trump warned that re...

2018-09-18 John Benjamin Read more

Has Trump finally gone too far? During a Presidency which has become characterised by controversy and spectacle it appears that Donald Trump might finally have gone too far. Trump’s opinion poll ratings have been rising over recent months given his high-profile trade dispute with China which the President has labelled a noble crusade in defence...

2018-07-18 James Harte Read more
IMF World Economic Outlook Report

Summary: IMF maintains global GDP to advance 3.9% this year Trade tensions expected to derail global economic recovery S. GDP expected to advance 2.9% in 2018 Japan GDP expected to advance 1.2% in 2018 UK GDP expected to advance 1.6% in 2018 Eurozone GDP to advance 2.4% in 2018 The International Monetary Fund released its ...

2018-04-25 John Benjamin Read more
Trump_Trade Tariff

Market Debating Effects of Trade Tariffs There has been a great deal of attention placed on the possibility of import tariffs being introduced by the Trump administration. Potential scenarios include a tariff on the importation of certain goods, a tariff on imports from certain countries combination of both, a broad tariff on all imports and f...

2017-02-07 James Harte Read more