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Reddit stocks: what meme stocks are trending?
Reddit has become a hub for social-media driven traders and investors that have proven their ability to move the markets, injecting huge volatility into stocks like GameStop and AMC. But what stocks are grabbing attention on Reddit today?
A guide to the banking crisis: What happened and what comes next?
Markets have been rocked by the biggest banking crisis since the 2008 financial crash.
Two Trades to Watch: GBP/USD, Gold
GBP/USD rises ahead of BoE rate decision. Gold rises post Fed and looks to jobless claims.
European Open: BOE and SNB could be live meetings today
With the FOMC meeting in the rear view mirror, the focus now shifts to Europe where the UK and SNB announce their interest rate decisions.
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Are US deposits safe? Don’t bank on it Nasdaq bulls
US treasury secretary Janet Yellen has arguably stolen the show from the FOMC meeting, thanks to her comments on banking deposits which saw Wall Street slide into the close.
FOMC meeting recap: Dollar dives on “dovish hike”
The Fed has toned down its statement to give it flexibility to pause the interest rate hiking cycle in May depending on incoming economic data
Suderman Says: Rates up as expected, but peak in sight?
Arlan Suderman says that markets bounced on news of an anticipated 25 basis point rate hike, but the Fed will no doubt be criticized by some market observers for its caution if inflation takes hold. The central bank suggested an end to rate hikes is near by removing a line from its statement about "ongoing increases."
Algorithmic trading guide for beginners
Algorithmic trading is a popular strategy that automates execution – making trading faster and minimising human error. Learn how to start building an algorithmic trading strategy and which algorithm platform to use.
US Open: Futures flat ahead of the Fed rate decision
Stocks point to a flat open as investors wait cautiously for the Fed rate decision. A 25 bps hike is priced in as the Fed balance fighting inflation with stresses in the banking sector.
GBP/JPY extends recovery as hot CPI boosts BoE hike odds
The GBP/JPY has been supported by a double dose of bullish factors this week.
Fibonacci retracements: Your guide to Fibonacci retracement levels
Fibonacci retracements can offer invaluable insight into future areas of support and resistance. Learn all about Fibonacci retracement levels here: including how they work, and how to trade with them.
Big Tech layoffs: Are there more job cuts to come?
Meta and Amazon have embarked on their second round of job cuts, and we think more could be on the way.
Two Trades to Watch: FTSE, USD/JPY
FTSE falls after hot UK inflation. USD/JPY tests the 50 sma resistance ahead of the Fed rate decision.
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