OpenMarkets


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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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Monday Outlook: Fed Week Is Here

  It’s a pivotal week for all kinds of markets, namely interest rates and equities, as the U.S. Federal Reserve…

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MARKET UPDATE: FED MEETING AHEAD

The week ahead is an important one, especially for interest rates, with a two-day Fed meeting.

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Market Update: The Dollar and Interest Rates

  The dollar is appreciating, and it’s creating a headwind for equity markets. Jack explains the reasons behind the trend,…

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Monday Outlook: USDA Report Week

  The United States is very likely going to produce a record amount of corn this year. One of the…

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The Emerging Tech That’s Advancing the Financial Sector

High-performance computing is moving deeper into the financial sector, reshaping functions such as marketing and longer-term investment strategies — areas…

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How Saracens is Globalizing Rugby

Finding a “kindred spirit” is no longer just for love and friendship – call it Brand Globalization 2.0. That is…

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Market Update: Euro, Dollar and The ECB

  We’re seeing Euro weakness and dollar strength like we haven’t seen in months. That makes tomorrow’s European Central Bank…

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MARKET UPDATE: CASH FLOWS

Different economic events to pay attention to in this short week are the ECB meeting and unemployment number which are…

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Market Update: Labor Day Week Ahead

  As August comes to end, Jack provides an overview of the market’s performance and what we have to look…

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: FARMERS PREPARE FOR HARVEST

  We featured an infographic recently on the growth in mobile device use to access CME Group ag market data….

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MONDAY OUTLOOK: JACKSON HOLE SUMMIT

  The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City hosts its annual Jackson Hole summit for leading economists and central bankers…

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MARKET UPDATE: HEADLINES AND CENTRAL BANKERS

  Earnings season is officially over and 76 percent of companies have beat expectations, which is a great sign moving…