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OpenMarkets is an online magazine and blog focused on global markets and economic trends. It combines feature articles, news briefs and videos with contributions from leaders in business, finance, economics and politics in an interactive forum designed to foster conversation around the issues and ideas shaping our industry.

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Lifting the Veil on China’s State Capitalism: Q&A with Joe Zhang

When China built the world’s second-largest economy, it was not just an economic miracle but a political one. It did…

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MARKET UPDATE: ALL ABOUT THE “E’S”

Jack explains the three” E’s” taking place this week that will have an effect on the market: ECB, energy and…

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Market Update: Expiration Friday

  Today is expiration Friday at the end of a very volatile week.  Jack talks about the triple digit moves…

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Market Update: The Get-Out Trade

  Equity markets slid in a big way today. Much of it could be traced to what Jack Bouroudjian calls…

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Market Update: A Lesson in Market Psychology

  Jack discusses how psychology plays a role when markets get more volatile. When markets begin to go down, euphoria…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: BEIGE BOOK

  Among the critical economic reports out this week is the Federal Reserve’s Beige Book, an economic performance report for…

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Market Update: Extreme Volatility

With high levels of volatility in equity markets, some investors are staying on the sidelines. Jack discusses what that means…

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Monday Outlook: Focus on the Fed

  The Fed is in focus again this week. Ten speeches by Fed bank presidents and governors surround Wednesday’s FOMC…

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Market Update: Earnings & The Dollar

  Earnings season starts Wednesday. Jack explains why that and the strength of the dollar may influence any volatility in…

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MARKET UPDATE: TOUGH START FOR BULLS

A large asset allocation out of stocks and into fixed income drove yields very low today and made for a…

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Saracens Rugby Club Has A New Approach for Life After Sports

The world of professional sports is often referred to as a cutthroat business with a next-in-line mentality. Careers can come…

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MARKET UPDATE: GLOBAL MARGIN CALL

Tomorrow is the end of the month and quarter and  Jack touches on that and what’s creating a Global Margin…