Plus500 does not provide CFD services to residents of the United States. Visit our U.S. website at

Silicon Valley Bank

This Week Ahead: Economic Data & SVB Testimony

This Week Ahead: Economic Data & SVB Testimony

This week, key economic data ranging from GDP to CPI and Consumer Confidence are set to be released and policymakers are expected to testify about SVB’s collapse. How can this week’s upcoming economic events affect the markets?

Why Is UBS Buying Its Rival Credit Suisse?

Why Is UBS Buying Its Rival Credit Suisse?

Following SVB’s collapse it seems that the banking industry is suffering the consequences. On Sunday, it was revealed that UBS is purchasing its rival, Credit Suisse. What could be behind this emergency purchase and how is the market responding?

Silicon Valley Bank’s Fallout Explained

Silicon Valley Bank’s Fallout Explained

Silicon Valley Bank collapsed on Friday, March 10th, 2023, and sent shocks through the various markets. So what is SVB exactly, what caused its collapse, and how are the markets reacting?

Get more from Plus500

Expand Your Knowledge

Videos & Articles help you expand your trading knowledge.

Prepare Your Trades

Our Economic calendar helps you explore global market events.

Trade Without Surprises

Understand the full costs of your trades now for better expense management later.

This information is written by Plus500 Ltd. The information is provided for general purposes only, and does not take into account any personal circumstances or objectives. Before acting on this material, you should consider whether it is suitable for your particular circumstances and, if necessary, seek professional advice. No representation or warranty is given as to the accuracy or completeness of this information. It does not constitute financial, investment or other advice on which you can rely. Any references to past performance, historical returns, future projections, and statistical forecasts are no guarantee of future returns or future performance. Plus500 will not be held responsible for any use that may be made of this information and for any consequences that may result from such use. Hence, any person acting based on this information does so at their own discretion. The information has not been prepared in accordance with legal requirements designed to promote the independence of investment research.

Need Help?
24/7 Support