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FX Outlook; Startups; Technology; Venture Capital
October 15, 2015 Posted by
The Fed’s “no hike” announcement on September 17th came as little surprise to most. Whether it was uncertainty and volatility in the financial markets in the weeks leading up to the Fed’s decision; global investors may increasingly bring their money home. Japanese traders will return to the Japanese yen, the Europeans to the Euro, the Brits to the UK pound, and many other countries will follow suit.
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FX Outlook; Global Edge; Startups; Technology; Venture Capital
September 08, 2015 Posted by
On August 24th, a day that is now being referred to in China as Black Monday, Shanghai's main share index closed down at 8.5 percent, its biggest decline since 2007.

Powerful global reaction. Traders in all financial markets around the world reacted violently to China’s sell-off and seemed to re-focus on what had been three fairly well-established and unsettling concerns: (1) a weakening economy in China; (2) falling oil prices; and (3) uncertainty with interest rate increases by the Fed.

Is the panic over or not? With the U.S. dollar on a roller coaster ride for much of August, many have lost confidence in the dollar’s underlying trend of strength.
U.S. labor data is difficult to forecast. This week’s non-farm number will be the last jobs report before the FOMC meeting (Sept 16-17).
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FX Outlook; Global Edge
September 03, 2015 Posted by

In the article, “Greece, Then China, Now What for the Fed?” Minh Trang explains how global market events are affecting the Fed decision on a rate hike.

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FX Outlook; Global Edge
August 10, 2015 Posted by
In the August article, “What Growing Companies Need to Know about Renminbi,” Lisa Wei Goel explains how using Chinese currency in the innovation economy can bring opportunities.  In the August article , Lisa Wei Goel explains how using Chinese currency in the innovation economy can bring opportunities.
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FX Outlook; Global Edge
August 06, 2015 Posted by
In the August article, “U.S. Dollar Gains as Market Fear Rises,” Scott Petruska explains the market factors that are making the U.S. dollar a safe-haven currency.
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FX Outlook; Global Edge
July 08, 2015 Posted by
In the July article, “How to Manage Foreign Currency Risks as You Expand Across Borders,” Nate Wyne explains how doing business in local currency can create a competitive advantage.
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FX Outlook; Global Edge
June 04, 2015 Posted by
The June article, “U.S. Dollar Rally Reignited,” explains the market factors that have led to a dollar rally in the second half of May.
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FX Outlook; Global Edge
May 07, 2015 Posted by
The May article, “Busting a U-turn,” highlights the sell-off of the U.S. dollar in April on weaker economic data.
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FX Outlook; Global Edge
April 08, 2015 Posted by

The April article, FX Monthly Outlook: Dollar Moves Higher as Markets Factor in Future Fed Action, discusses central banks’ actions and the impact on global currencies. 

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FX Outlook
March 17, 2015 Posted by
The USD is steady today despite an anemic U.S. economic report (housing starts), somewhat tempering the outlook for higher interest rates as the Fed begins their two-day policy meeting.
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