Federal Reserve Chair, Jerome Powell, sounded a note of heightened concern over persistently high inflation as he emphasised that the central bank would begin tapering its bond purchases shortly while remaining patient on raising interest rates.

The risks are now longer and more persistent bottlenecks, leading to higher inflation, he…

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Given the current economic conditions, starting a business may not seem the best of ideas. Or, is it?

The pandemic may have affected businesses of any size but it has also paved the way for new startups, especially those that managed to optimise crisis-induced market needs. …

China’s third-quarter GDP fell dramatically to 4.9%, down from 7.9% the previous quarter. The slower-than-expected GDP growth is due to a variety of factors, including policymakers’ decision to reduce stimulus enacted in the immediate aftermath of the pandemic last year; a crackdown on the technology, private education, and real-estate sectors…

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Do you know why some Forex traders manage to stay in the game for a long time and are successful at it?

This is because they are equipped with the skills that enable them to ride the ups and downs of the market and earn from both situations. …

A higher interest rate environment is expected, and the Fed has set the tapering timeline to happen within this year. If anyone were to benefit from such an environment, it would have to be the financial services sectors and banks. …

As the Fed has made the message very clear that tapering is going to happen within the year, the payroll data this Friday will become a crucial gauge. Any weaker-than-expected reading may not trigger much sell-off in the dollar. …

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XAUUSD reached its highest price at $2070 on 6 August 2020. In the second week of September 2021, the price had an estimated average of $1,700.

Considering how gold is viewed as a store of wealth during crisis and volatility, you might want to explore the earning potentials of trading…

The road to higher Treasury yields finally appears to be clearing up as the Fed edges closer to ending emergency pandemic policies. This is certainly good news to the greenback.

After being stagnant for months, 10-year Treasury yields broke through the top of a range held since mid-July, surpassing 1.40%…

The Fed said that it will “soon” start tapering its asset purchases, with Powell indicating that it could start in November and end in mid-2022. Powell also reiterated that the central bank will most likely wait until the end of the tapering process before raising interest rates.

1. The FOMC…

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What is one of the main reasons that many traders and investors fail at the early stages of their financial journey and lose money?

Lack of a risk management plan.

This is true for most financial assets, not just gold and Forex.

Why?

Because the primary goal for any trader…

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