Tag: coronavirus stimulus


Stimulus update: Congress enters critical week to make a deal

December 14, 2020

Via: Fortune

Congress is now truly down to the wire with only one week left to put pen to paper on a relief package. On Friday, Congress passed a one-week spending bill to avert a government shutdown and to give leaders another […]

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Stocks rise as investors hope for stimulus deal in the next 48 hours

October 19, 2020


U.S. stocks rose on Monday as investors hoped for a stimulus deal from Washington, although a rising number of Covid-19 cases dampened sentiment. The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded 30 points higher, or 0.1%, while the S&P 500 gained 0.2% […]


Why Coronavirus Stimulus Talks Have Stalled

September 2, 2020

Via: The New York Times

‘No one thinks the right outcome is zero’ Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says “there is more work to be done” to help the U.S. economy recover from its pandemic-induced recession. But he and Democrats disagree on the scale of the […]

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European stocks reach for modest gains amid virus worries

August 17, 2020

Via: Market Watch

European stocks traded mixed at the start of a new week, as investors kept an eye on rising coronavirus cases on the continent and around the globe. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index SXXP, 0.08% was fractionally up 0.1% at 368. […]