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Finance Tech, Liquidity, Trading

The market is looking for clues from the Fed on whether it will adjust bond buying

November 25, 2020

Via: CNBC

The Federal Reserve could provide clues about its bond buying program when it releases its minutes Wednesday, but the odds the central bank takes action at its December meeting have fallen slightly with the expected nomination of Janet Yellen as […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Global stocks rise for 2nd day on coronavirus vaccine hopes

November 10, 2020

Via: ABC News

Global stocks and U.S. futures rose for second day Tuesday on hopes for progress toward a possible coronavirus vaccine that might allow the world to revive manufacturing, shopping and normal life. Market benchmarks in London, Frankfurt and Tokyo advanced while […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Dow futures surge by 1,300 points on Pfizer vaccine news, Biden win

November 9, 2020

Via: NBC News

Stock futures on Wall Street surged on Monday after Pfizer said its vaccine was 90 percent effective in protecting people against Covid-19. U.S-based pharmaceutical giant Pfizer and German biotech firm BioNTech made the announcement Monday morning, citing data from their […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Stock rally falters, yields climb as vote count continues

November 6, 2020

Via: Fortune

Wall Street’s best week since April is taking its first breather on Friday, and stocks are slipping following their big rally on enthusiasm about the upside of potential gridlock in Washington. Optimism was still pumping through other areas of the […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Global investors are relishing the prospect of a Biden White House and Republican Senate

November 5, 2020

Via: Fortune

U.S. futures and world shares surged on Thursday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. presidential election and embraced the upside of more gridlock in Washington. European markets opened higher after a day of gains in Asia, while the […]


Finance Tech, Trading

China is ramping up its other big trade war

November 4, 2020

Via: Fortune

The ongoing feud between China and Australia reached a new pitch this week with Chinese ports reportedly blocking a growing list of Australian imports worth some $4 billion. Last weekend, China’s customs agency banned imports of timber from Queensland, claiming […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Wall Street traders are having a tough time positioning for the election

November 2, 2020

Via: CNBC

How is Wall Street positioned for the election? Even Wall Street isn’t sure. For most of October, “buy the stimulus trade” was the main idea on Wall Street. After all, polls showed odds were good for a Biden victory that […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Dow sheds 800 points as coronavirus cases spike, stimulus talks hit impasse

October 28, 2020

Via: USA TODAY

The stock market rout continued Wednesday, deepening this week’s losses on concerns that rising numbers of coronavirus infections in the U.S. and Europe will push governments to bring back restrictions on businesses. The Dow Jones industrial average tumbled 800 points, […]


Finance Tech, Trading

Dow futures fall 300 points as COVID-19 cases surge, stimulus remains stalled

October 26, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Stock-index futures slumped Monday as the number of daily U.S. COVID-19 infections hit a record at the end of last week and a final agreement on a new round of aid to the economy remained elusive. What are major benchmarks […]


Finance Tech, Trading

World shares, US futures gain after last Trump-Biden debate

October 23, 2020

Via: ABC News

World shares and U.S. futures advanced Friday after President Donald Trump and his challenger, former Vice President Joe Biden, faced off in their second and final debate before the Nov. 3 election. Stocks rose Friday in Paris, London and Tokyo […]