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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.

Market Update: Mixed Signal on Jobs

Jack Bouroudjian calls the jobs report the single best barometer of the U.S. economy. The unemployment report today outperformed expectations,…

Market Update: Tax Reform Getting Priced In

The tax bill is more than likely going to get through the U.S. Congress, says Jack Bouroudjian. “It is getting…

Market Update: Sector Rotation

As we approach December, Jack Bouroudjian says to pay attention to money coming out of high beta stocks like those…

Market Update: A New Month and Tax Reform

Jack Bouroudjian says the real question heading into December is how much catch-up activity will we see from portfolio managers…

Weekly Outlook: Fed Nomination and OPEC

Two events are likely to dominate headlines this week. OPEC officials will meet Thursday to decide whether more crude oil…

Market Update: It’s The Holiday Season

Jack Bouroudjian discusses how the markets have historically reacted during the Thanksgiving holiday week. Also, pay attention to the rhetoric…

Weekly Outlook: FOMC and Thanksgiving

The week is highlighted by a holiday in the U.S. on Thursday, and the release of FOMC minutes on Wednesday….

Market Update: Tax Reform as A Catalyst

Is the appetite for risk likely to increase or decrease? Tax reform may be the catalyst one way or the…

GFLC Day Two WrapUp

Day two at the Global Financial Leadership Conference featured leading voices in business, politics and media addressing the the roles…

GFLC Day One Wrapup

Day one of the Global Financial Leadership Conference in Naples, Florida is in the books, and it carried the political and…

Market Update: Watch Fixed Income

As we begin a new week, Jack Bouroudjian explains why we should pay special attention to what happens in fixed…

Weekly Outlook: Global Financial Leadership Conference

This week is the tenth Global Financial Leadership Conference (GFLC) in Naples, Florida. The CME Group-hosted event annually draws big…