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Category: Liquidity


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Gold attempts to bounce higher to start April, second quarter amid coronavirus spread

April 1, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Gold futures were attempting to regain some traction higher on Wednesday to start the new month and quarter, amid expectations of increasingly poor economic data due to the COVID-19 pandemic which has helped to partly support gold buying or at […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Treasury yields struggle for direction as stimulus hopes contend against virus fears

March 25, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury yields edged up in choppy trading on early Wednesday as investors struggled to balance news of a $2 trillion fiscal stimulus package agreement against broader worries about the ongoing infection rate and death toll from the COVID-19 pandemic. […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Gold prices extend rally, surge by most in 11 years amid tight supplies and regime of limitless stimulus

March 24, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Gold prices were on track to surge by the most in more than a decade as the precious metal extended its rally to start the week, following the closure of gold mining operations and moves by the Federal Reserve to […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity, Trading

U.S. stock-index futures lower after ECB rolls out stimulus and Fed backstops money markets

March 19, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stock-index futures traded lower Thursday in seesaw price action after the European Central Bank in a late-night move rolled out an expanded asset-purchase program and the Federal Reserve announced a facility to backstop money-market mutual funds. What are major […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

The Fed made a bold move to calm shaky bond and credit markets. But is it enough?

March 16, 2020

Via: Fortune

Investors and traders around the world were anxiously waiting on Monday to see if the U.S. Federal Reserve’s sweeping moves Sunday to inject additional liquidity into the economy would restore normal market conditions. The Fed’s goal is not to save […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

The bond bubble may be next to burst

March 12, 2020

Via: Fortune

In December 1996 then-Federal Reserve chair Alan Greenspan gave his famous “irrational exuberance” speech, in which he questioned hot stock prices and extended valuations following a bull market that began in the early-1980s. While prices in the dot-com bubble did […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Gold slips lower as stocks try for rebound from worst day since 2008 financial crisis

March 10, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Gold futures pulled back on Tuesday as stocks looked to rebound from their steepest one-day loss since 2008 and as government bond yields jumped off their historic lows seen after a coronavirus and crude-oil sparked plunge. A number of gold […]


Finance Tech, Financial Services, Industries, Liquidity

Rate cuts can’t save the global economy from the coronavirus, say analysts

March 6, 2020

Via: CNBC

Investors are expecting the U.S. Federal Reserve — and other central banks globally — to do more to rescue the global economy from a downturn caused by the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The Fed lowered its benchmark rate by 50 basis […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Why plunging Treasury yields are so alarming

March 5, 2020

Via: Fortune

Just past 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Victoria Fernandez, chief market strategist at Crossmark Global Investments, was watching the 10-year Treasury make history. And wondering when people would realize how bad it was. “It’s at .93,” she said as the yield […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

Why the coronavirus is pushing gold up—and oil and other commodities down

February 24, 2020

Via: Fortune

Renewed fears that the coronavirus will harm global growth rocked commodity markets again on Monday, with oil and metals prices tumbling while gold soared toward $1,700 an ounce amid a flight to haven assets. As the deadly virus spreads more […]