#Yubo raises the stakes for established social media

With the announcement that French start-up and friend-making app Yubo raised €11.2 million in fresh funds from major French private equity firms, it has become abundantly clear that the digital market is undergoing a fundamental change – one that will see a change of guard among the leading social media apps and a redefinition of what constitutes […]

Will the #US – #China trade war keep the #Euro afloat?

We’ve written before about politics and their influence on forex trading. The actions of influential politicians in the US, Europe, and other areas with large and significant economies can and do impact exchange rates on a day-to-day basis. And naturally, larger actions and conflicts can have a greater effect. For example, back in February EU […]

USMCA: Ratification is getting there but ‘difficult issues’ remain

The push to ratify a new North American trade pact is “getting there” Mexico’s top negotiator says, though some “difficult issues” remain as U.S. Democrats continue to insist on stronger labour enforcement. Jesús Seade, Mexican Undersecretary for North America, met with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland in Ottawa Friday, as […]