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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: Volatility Showing in Earnings

  The market has been volatile the last few months, and it doesn’t matter which market you’re talking about. That…

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MARKET UPDATE: BIG WEEK AHEAD

  There’s a big week ahead of us with congress returning from their recess and important numbers coming out like…

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Monday Outlook: Housing Data

  March housing data is released Thursday, and the Fed’s Beige Book release Wednesday highlight the economic week ahead.  See…

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MARKET UPDATE: EARNINGS SEASON

Yesterday was the unofficial kick-off to earnings season – the time we’ve all been waiting for.  Jack states that much…

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Why Gold Ownership Continues to Grow in China

The attention of the global gold market shifted decidedly eastwards in 2013 when China passed India as the world’s biggest…

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MARKET UPDATE: ROUGH START FOR Q2

First day of the second quarter got off to a rough start.  Looking at open interest, we’re seeing a slight…

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MARKET UPDATE: VOLUME AND PRICE ACTION INCREASE

Volumes and price action were up due to portfolio adjustment and re-balancing as you might expect at this point in…

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Monday Outlook: Big Week for Ag Markets

  The USDA’s Prospective Plantings report is one of the biggest of the year for agricultural markets. The report reveals the…

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MARKET UPDATE: QUARTER END BRINGS VOLATILITY

There has been a lot of action with the end of the month, end of the quarter and the end…

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USDA Meteorologist Talks Weather Data and 2015’s Biggest Ag Story

Ahead of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Prospective Plantings report March 31, farmers, ranchers and agribusiness are looking at a…

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MARKET UPDATE: QUARTER END

The last full trading week of the quarter brings us to the end of March, which typically sets the tone…

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Market Update: Patience

  Will the Federal Reserve remove “patience” language from its rates forecast after meeting this week? And what impact will the U.K….