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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: Where is Inflation Headed?

  Earnings continue to drive the market — but its not just today’s Apple and Microsoft announcements. Inflation expectations are…

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Market Update: The Ukraine Impact

  As the world focuses on the Russia/Ukraine conflict, Jack reminds us that a lot of the wealth in Russia…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: A LOOK AT FOOD INFLATION

  As the Fed looks to inflation as a major indicator on when to raise the target federal funds rate,…

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Monday Outlook: Yellen Testifies

  Though it may not produce any concrete answers about the Fed’s future plans, Janet Yellen’s testimony before Congress this…

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MARKET UPDATE: BASTILLE DAY

One of the factors for the market being up this morning was a call from Goldman Sachs that said they…

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MARKET UPDATE: EASE INTO THE WEEKEND

  The European situation and what’s happening in Earnings are the two big things to keep an eye on for…

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India’s New Government Puts the Rupee in Focus

Markets are rallying in anticipation that India is ready to embrace serious economic and financial reform. The landslide victory of…

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MARKET UPDATE: DOG DAYS OF SUMMER

After a long holiday weekend we came back to some interesting numbers.  Last month we had record cash flows going…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: U.S. OIL BOOM

  In a relatively slow week for major economic reports, it might be a physical commodity that will take center…

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Market Update: Non-Farm Payrolls & July 4

  Equities markets did not disappoint heading into the second half of the year. The first week of July is…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: HOLIDAY WEEK AHEAD

  A short holiday week for U.S. markets is not without some major data releases that have already begun to…

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MARKET UPDATE: LAST TRADING DAY OF THE MONTH

Jack talks about the the little problems and dilemmas that come with the last trading day of the month and…