Economic Updates

Review of the Year 2018
January 7, 2019

The bears roared loud and clear in 2018! By Deepta Bolaky & Klavs Valters  @DeeptaGOMarkets   @KlavsValters  In 2018, the financial markets were hit by several headwinds across the year and investors were left struggling to find a dir...

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Non-Farm Payrolls
January 4, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Generally, the monthly changes in payrolls can be extremely volatile. Given its high relation with the economic policy decisions made by the Fed, the release of the nonfarm payrolls can trigger volatility in the ...

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US Jobs Numbers Are In
December 8, 2018

The Buraeu of Labor Statistics have released the latest jobs report for September. Let’s take a look at the latest numbers. The total non-farm payroll employment increased by 155,000 the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today below t...

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US Mid-Election & The Fed sticks to the Game Plan
November 9, 2018

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets The propaganda around the US mid-election dominated the markets this week. With the Democrats now in control of the House of Representatives, the Congress will be tied up in a legislative gridlock leaving t...

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Tied In A Gridlock, Eyes Are Now On The FOMC Meeting!
November 8, 2018

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets The results of the US Mid-term election have been released and the Democrats took control of the House of Representatives, securing Washington in a legislative deadlock as widely expected. The talk...

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Non-Farms: US Jobs Numbers Are In
November 3, 2018

US Jobs Numbers Are In The Bureau of Labor Statistics have released the latest jobs report for September. Let’s take a look at the latest numbers. The total non-farm payroll employment increased by 250,000 the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics ...

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US Mid-Term Election Be Prepared!
November 2, 2018

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Why should you care? There are two main consequences of the US mid-term election: Cripple Trump’s Administration                    OR                       ...

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US Non-Farm Payrolls Preview
October 31, 2018

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets This Friday will see the release of Non-farm payrolls (NFP) which normally triggers strong volatility across the forex board. The NFP represents the number of new jobs created during the previous month in...

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Monthly Updates
October 31, 2018

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Stock Markets: Wall Street Bleeds This Year’s Gains October took the equities markets on a rollercoaster ride. Investors’ sentiment is vulnerable as a series of bearish facts engulfed the markets. Various...

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Chile’s Boom And Bust
October 5, 2018

These days when you pick up a local newspaper, you'll generally only find that most information is somewhat limited to what is happening either in your own country or perhaps even the US. The main reason for this is primarily due to the nature of the...

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Preview: Non-Farm Payroll Announcement
October 4, 2018

It’s a new month which means the latest Non-Farm Payroll figures will be released this week by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The data will be released on Friday 5th October at 1.30 PM London time (22:30 PM Melbourne). Why is the announcement i...

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Final Quarter of 2018
October 2, 2018

By Deepta Bolaky STOCK MARKETS Investors have been entertaining the idea that the equity markets will outperform in 2018. After a stellar year in 2017 without any major pullbacks that often accompany rallies, bulls were confident on the global ...

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Sweden – First Cashless Society?
September 7, 2018

When it comes to talking about countries becoming cashless, Sweden appears to be at the forefront of people's minds as the leading contender to achieve this economic transition. Historically, the Swedes have a habit of steering social trends befo...

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Sweden Election
September 7, 2018

By Deepta Bolaky The Sweden election is set to take place this weekend. Every general election in Europe is revolved about this new dynamic - the rise of anti-EU parties. Euroscepticism and anti-immigration policies are at the heart of the Se...

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World Trade – Winners and Losers
August 25, 2018

We hear a lot these days about countries having ''trade wars'' between each other, most recently the United States vs China ''trade war'' which was initiated by President Trump and is still ongoing. The United States has a huge trade deficit with Chi...

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