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Orbex Market Flash

The November FOMC meeting passed as expected with the Fed keeping rates on hold while reaffirming its view that further gradual increases are necessary. However, the market reaction we saw was more aggressive than we would usually expect,… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

Highest Outflows of 2018 in October The latest foreign exchange reserve data for China shows the greatest monthly drop of 2018 over October. FX reserves in China fell from $3.087 trillion to $3.053 trillion highlighting the scale of… 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

Orbex market Flash

The Fed received further endorsement for its current tightening path last week as the latest US GDP figures came out stronger than expected. GDP growth for 3Q came in at 3.5% vs the consensus market forecast of 3.4%. The news will be… Read More