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Philippe d'Arvisenet
He Recovery Is Taking Shape   By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Apr 27, 2017

Russia’s macroeconomic situation has consolidated. After a 2-year recession, the Russian economy swung back into growth in fourth-quarter 2016, inflationary pressures dropped sharply allowing ...

Philippe d'Arvisenet
Pro-Cyclical Policies   By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Apr 27, 2017

Power sharing between the centre-left Social Democrats, the big winners of the December 2016 legislative elections, and the president from the centre-right National Liberal Party have gotten off to a ...

Philippe d'Arvisenet
Multiple Challenges   By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Apr 27, 2017

The Tunisian economy has just weathered two tough years, and the road ahead looks just as difficult, at least in the short term. Although growth should pick up somewhat thanks to the turnaround in the...

Ara Zohrabian
Trump Tax Plan Offers Few Details By Ara Zohrabian - Apr 27, 2017

US stock indices slip US stocks closed marginally lower on Wednesday as the outline of President Donald Trump’s tax plan provided few details. The dollar inched higher: the live dollar index ...

Philippe d'Arvisenet
Bid To Be A Regional Energy Hub   By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Apr 27, 2017

Egypt has laid out its vision to become a regional energy hub following discoveries of large offshore gas reserves in the East Mediterranean. This vision is critical as the energy sector remains the ...

A Brief Look At Europe’s Economy By AvaTrade - Apr 27, 2017

Today, the ECB will release a statement about the primary factors affecting Europe’s economy. The press conference is the primary information source of monetary policy that investors have to ...

Dean Popplewell
U.S Dollar Deflated On Trump U-Turn By Dean Popplewell - Apr 27, 2017

April 27: Five things the markets are talking about The not so ‘mighty’ U.S. dollar has pared gains overnight as investors digest details of the Trump administration’s tax-reform ...

Boris Schlossberg
Markets Gear Up For ECB And NAFTA By Boris Schlossberg - Apr 27, 2017

Market Drivers April 27, 2017 BOJ keeps rates on holdNAFTA staysNikkei -0.19% Dax -0.26%Oil $49/bblGold $1265/oz. Europe and Asia: JPY BOJ Keeps policy unchanged EUR Business and Consumer sentiment ...