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Trends in charts

FlatRock Associates is pleased to share it’s a most recent publication, “Trends in charts” with you. We hope that you will find it useful and thought-provoking. I...

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Who cares about your star sign, let’s talk about the S&P

As we enter 2020 after Christmas holidays, it will be interesting to see how the market gets welcomed. Markets has been able to maintain a bullish sentiment without any massive down move in between. Taking cues...

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Slow and steady: Housing

The housing market finds itself cushioned by low borrowing costs, improved growth in income, and steady job creation. This stable trend in residential real estate may set the tone for a stronger selling season ...

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Is Germany influenced by France?

With Angela Merkel to step down as Chancellor in 2021, the German economy doesn’t seem to find comfort in the forecasts for 2020. A general consensus amongst the business and industrial community points towards...

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An overview of Corporate Income Tax Rates

Over the past 39 years, corporate tax rates have been declining on a global basis with the average worldwide statutory tax rate falling from 40.38% in 1980 to 24.18% today. This signifies an approximate 40% red...

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Algeria needs to detour away from the highway to hell

Algeria is fast approaching an eminent economic crisis considering the rapid pace at which it is burning through its foreign exchange reserves. With a vastly swollen budget deficit, this countering tactic canno...

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Higher real yields are making the Philippine peso more attractive

The higher real yield has made the Philippine peso one of Asia’s best-performing currencies this year. The central bank has cut interest rates three times this year to support economic activity in the country, ...

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Dips in oil production

Oil closed near its highest since September as investors moved their focus towards the on-going US- China trade war ahead of the looming tariff deadline. While futures in New York rose by 7.3% last week, they d...

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Spotlight on Netflix

Overview Netflix is a product of the corporate entity, Netflix Inc. It is an online streaming video on demand services providing company that has surpassed 130 million subscribers across 190 countries. The serv...

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20/20 vision for UAE 2020

UAE has become a symbol of economic prosperity over the past years. Yesterday, as it celebrated its 48th National Day, we’ve decided to take a closer look at its economic situation. The economy is expected to e...