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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - August 2021

August started out with a bang on the 6th and 9th following the non-farm payroll report and a subseq...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - July 2021

July volumes rebounded slightly from depressed June figures, but profits again disappointed as a res...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - June 2021

June was a rocky month for most brokers as an overall lack of volatility in markets depressed both v...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - May 2021

May was a below average, but respectable, month in terms of profitability as a handful of strong day...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - April 2021

April was a disappointing profitability month for the vast majority of brokers. The month began with...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - February 2021

February volumes were in line January’s totals and with 2020 monthly averages. Profits, on the other...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - January 2021

January volumes were in line with 2020 monthly averages, but profits slipped rather markedly. Losses...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - December 2020

Activity in the first two weeks of December was enough to make the month a relatively strong one for...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - November 2020

Buoyed by early month volatility that arose surrounding vaccine news, November volumes exceeded Octo...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - September 2020

September volumes slumped slightly from August figures, and profits dipped as well. However, most br...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - July 2020

After a relatively quiet start to the month, the second half of July brought strong profits for brok...
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IS Risk Analytics' View From the Desk - June 2020

June profits and volumes were front-loaded with the bulk of PL in the first 10 days of the month, pr...
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