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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.

Weekly Outlook: U.S. and U.K. GDP

Both the U.S. and U.K. report early looks at third quarter GDP this week. Those key economic indicators coincide with…

Want to Learn Futures? A New Website Will Help

Thousands of market participants come to futures markets every day to protect their business or invest capital.  For everyone else, futures…

Market Update: Triple E’s

As we start the week off, Jack Bouroudjian reminds us to pay attention to the three E’s: Expiration, Earnings &…

Market Update: Earnings & The Fed

Jack Bouroudjian reminds us earnings starts this week. Could this play into the possible rate hike at the Fed meeting…

Weekly Outlook: Words of The Fed

Another week. Another economic calendar full of speeches by Fed Presidents and officials.  The highlight, however, may come Wednesday when…

Weekly Outlook: Jobs Report, Yellen Speech

A new jobs report will be released Friday, and growth expectations are low.  Meanwhile nine speeches by Federal Reserve officials are…

Market Update: Fixed Income VS. Equities

As the markets wind down for the end of the month and quarter, Jack Bouroudjian reminds us to pay attention…

Gordon Brown: Brexit Process “Very Uncertain”

With the announcement from Theresa May that the U.K. seeks a two-year transition period before finalizing Brexit, we’re revisiting conversations…

Weekly Outlook: Fed Speeches and GDP

Janet Yellen will make her first public remarks since the Federal Reserve announced its decision to keep rates steady, and…

Market Update: Look Ahead to the Fourth Quarter

As we head towards the fourth quarter, Jack Bouroudjian reminds us to pay attention to the all-time highs across all…

Market Update: Does This Rally Have Momentum?

The appetite for risk came back into the market today.  Jack Bouroudjian highlights how sellers have stayed away on previous…

Weekly Outlook: Eyes on Gold

It’s a week light on major economic data, but the U.S. jobs situation will get another look Tuesday with the…