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Trade War: U.S. Oil Misses Chinese Demand

Trade War: U.S. Oil Misses Chinese Demand

Energy markets are closely watching trade negotiations between the United States and China.

Investment Managers Are Turning to Latin American Swaps

Investment Managers Are Turning to Latin American Swaps

Over $30 billion per day was cleared in Latin American rate swaps in 2018, a record high.

Economist Perspective: Equity Event Risk Coming?

Economist Perspective: Equity Event Risk Coming?

Equities are facing three major event risks through March, that could result in price gaps.

Market Movers: Review of Volatility

Market Movers: Review of Volatility

Last year between Feb 2-6 the E-mini S&P 500 broke 11%. Is the market still feeling the volatility sting?

Economist Perspective: Market Challenges

Economist Perspective: Market Challenges

2019: Another year of policy uncertainty and high volatility for major markets?

Market Movers: January U.S. Jobs Report

Market Movers: January U.S. Jobs Report

Is the narrative of a tight jobs market still the case?

Striking Options: Trade Tariffs and Gold's Flight to Quality

Striking Options: Trade Tariffs and Gold's Flight to Quality

Gold bulls are focusing on Fed rhetoric and U.S.-China trade tensions.

Economist Perspective: Is Gold Set to Shine in 2019?

Economist Perspective: Is Gold Set to Shine in 2019?

After a lackluster 2018, is gold on track for a bull run?

Market of the Week: Silver

Market of the Week: Silver

Are silver markets looking for a fundamental spark?

Market Movers: January FOMC Meeting

Market Movers: January FOMC Meeting

Has the Fed been spooked by stock market volatility?