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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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MARKET UPDATE: WINDS IN THE SAILS OF EQUITIES

Jack told us that this week would be all about the central banks and he appears to be correct.  To…

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MARKET UPDATE: FED MINUTES

Today is all about the Fed minutes.  Jack tells us that there is some argument about the inflation target and…

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Bernanke Accepts Melamed-Arditti Award

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke accepted the 10th annual Melamed-Arditti Innovation Award November 17 at the Global Financial Leadership Conference…

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Risk, Security and Geopolitics: GFLC Day Two

  The second day of the Global Financial Leadership Conference is traditionally jam packed with discussion from leading voices on…

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MARKET UPDATE: CENTRAL BANKS

The G20 Summit last week did conclude that there was a slowdown globally but this week is all about the…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: 2014 GLOBAL FINANCIAL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

The Global Financial Leadership Conference kicked off today in Naples, Florida. To coincide with that, we’ve gathered news links to…

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MARKET UPDATE: PUTIN ATTENDS THE G20

This week we had all-time highs day after day in the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones.  Jack discusses certain…

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Market Update: Chasing Returns

  Portfolio managers are starting to chase returns as we approach the end of the year. Jack explores the annual…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: WASDE REPORT

Today was the much-watched USDA crop production and World Agricultural Supply & Demand Estimates report and they surprised investors a…

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Market Update: The Engine in the Far East

  Though it’s a holiday-shortened week, there’s plenty to watch in global markets this week, including activity in China. U.S….

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Market Update: A Lukewarm Employment Number

  A lukewarm employment number gave ammo to the hawks and the doves as the market looks ahead to what…

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Q&A: Sal Khan on Teaching Financial Markets

This week CME Group announced that former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will be this year’s recipient of the Melamed-Arditti…