Once wracked by political chaos and poverty, South Korea has emerged as an Asian giant whose economy stands tall amidst a number of other competitors. Little wonder, then, its spectacular economic growth has been popularly called the “Miracle of the Han River”! Now a trillion-dollar-club economy that ranks as the world’sContinue Reading


Russia, the world’s largest country by landmass, returned to become an independent nation with the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991. Although it hasn’t been an easy nut to crack or understand—mainly because of its economic past—the potential for returns has been dynamic. Investors who want to park theirContinue Reading


The U.S. economy is essentially a free market economy – an economic market that is run by supply and demand – with some government regulation. In a truly free market, buyers and sellers conduct their business without any government regulation, but there is a continuing debate among politicians and economists aboutContinue Reading


With a gross domestic product of $1.87 trillion, Brazil is the world’s ninth-largest economy and the largest economy in Latin America. Until 2012, Brazil had been one of the world’s fastest-growing economies. However, Brazil’s economy has since been weighed down by multiple issues, which resulted in a declining growth rate.Continue Reading

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Santander is committing to upholding liquidity in the Latin American FX markets and serving clients through the challenges posed by the Covid‑19 pandemic by further enhancing its product offering in 2021 Rafal Foltynowicz, Santander Latin American currencies were particularly shaken by Covid‑19 turbulence in early 2020, with some pairs losingContinue Reading


There is an old saying on Wall Street that the market is driven by just two emotions: fear and greed. Although this is an oversimplification, it can often ring true. Succumbing to these emotions, however, can also profoundly harm investor portfolios, the stock market’s stability, and even the economy onContinue Reading

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As the threats posed by the Covid‑19 pandemic became increasingly real in early 2020, Bloomberg‘s quick thinking and smart investment allowed market participants to continue trading in FX markets Emilie Gallagher, Bloomberg At the onset of the turbulence in 2020, Bloomberg quickly began investing in solutions designed to maintain market participants’Continue Reading