Macro Investing
markets-trade-war

Markets brace for prolonged trade war

The trade war is officially back on, with the United States and China both refusing to give even an inch, causing investors worldwide to lose big as markets face their worst May in nearly...
Saudi Aramco Profitable

Aramco more profitable than Google and Apple combined

In the middle of its roadshow to raise some $10 billion in investments, Saudi Aramco exposed its earnings for the first time ever. According to a report from credit agency Moody's, the Saudi oil business...
Investing in the stock market

A beginner’s guide to investing in the stock market

Everything beginners need to know about investing in the stock market can be found right here, and learned in little to no time. Before you know it, you’ll be a savvy enough investor to...
Uber IPO

Uber prepares to go public, but doubts remain

Uber has officially filed its S-1 registration statement to go public, making it one of the largest technology IPOs in history. Uber is entering the New York Stock Exchange under the sign "UBER," but has...
Tencent Bond Raise

Tencent raises $6 billion in monumental bond sale

Tencent has just finished a raise of $6 billion through a bond sale, the business announced Wednesday evening. Chinese social network and video gaming giant Tencent Holdings Ltd announced that it has raised $6 billion in...
Fed Interest Rates

Will the Fed ignore Trump’s call to slash interest rates?

The Fed is facing fresh criticism from U.S. President Donald Trump following a two-day conference where the body is anticipated to announce a new decision relating to interest rates. The U.S. Federal Reserve is expected...
China Economic Growth

Chinese economic growth steady despite trade war

The world's second-largest economy continued to grow in the first quarter, beating expert expectations despite the ongoing trade war with the United States. China's economy surpassed projections as growth steadied in the first quarter of...
Trade Deal

Trump lights a fire under China as trade deal fails to materialize

U.S. President Donald Trump has increased the pressure on Beijing to bring an end to the ongoing trade war, threatening to ramp up tariffs if a trade deal is not made by the end...
Tech Unicorns NYSE

Tech unicorns Pinterest and Zoom hit Wall Street

It's already a busy morning on Wall Street, with tech unicorns Pinterest and Zoom finally launching their anticipated IPOs 2019 has been promoted as the year that several eagerly awaited tech unicorns are set to...
Trade Deal Mobile Payments

China-U.S. trade deal near, but it may be too late for some American businesses

The U.S. and China are reportedly nearing a trade deal in the ongoing tit-for-tat tariff war which has erased billions from stock markets over the past year. American and Chinese officials are apparently closing in...