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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 09 February 2021
February 9, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets US Equity markets rallied strongly last night with the Dow Jones jumping more than 200 points to hit another record. The 6 day winning streak has seen the Dows best upward run since August last year as investors rem...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 04 February 2021
February 3, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets Major US and European indices had a quiet night finishing mostly flat after 3 days of solid gains. US corporate earnings have been strong all week helping to lift equity markets and give investors optimism that t...

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See-sawing equity markets, US Dollar strength and stimulus hopes
January 29, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets Global markets see-sawed from record high to steep declines on an eventful month that saw a new US administration sworn in, promises of record stimulus in the US and the FOMC spoiling the party somewhat. Global equ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 28 January 2021
January 28, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets US and European Equity markets suffered a considerable drop last night with the S&P 500 (US500) posting its worst session since October and European markets their worst session of the year. The FOMC policy st...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 20 January 2021
January 20, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets US equity markets rallied Tuesday as traders returned from the long weekend. Tech stocks out performed with the Nasdaq (NDX100) up more than 1.5% on the back of signs of mounting support for significant fiscal st...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 06 January 2021
January 6, 2021

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity markets It was another mixed performance in the global stock market on Tuesday. European stocks were mostly under pressure while the US share market ended with modest gains ahead of the run-off elections ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 05 January 2021
January 5, 2021

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity markets Global equities started the new year on a mixed note as investors digested the rising number of coronavirus cases in major economies, further social distancing measures and lockdowns, and the runo...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 17 December 2020
December 17, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity markets Global equities are finding support on positive geopolitical headlines and the first round of vaccinations. Brexit is at a key turning point and investors are closely monitoring any statements or ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 16 December 2020
December 16, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity markets Risk sentiment was buoyed by the first round of vaccinations and the positive headlines on US stimulus putting aside further lockdown restrictions in Europe. Investors are closely monitoring the m...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 15 December 2020
December 15, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity markets It was a mixed start to the week for the global stock market. Investors digested some positive news towards the end of last week and over the weekend. Despite ongoing tough negotiations, both the ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 10 December 2020
December 10, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Global equities are swinging between losses and gains since the start of the week following conflicting headlines on vaccine, Brexit and US stimulus talks. European markets fared better than US st...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 09 December 2020
December 9, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Stocks in the European and US session edged higher on promising vaccine updates and stimulus talks. Amid tougher lockdown restrictions in the US, a stopgap funding measure may be passed to avert a...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 03 December 2020
December 3, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets The US stimulus talks and vaccine updates were the main drivers of risk sentiment on Wednesday. The performance of the global stock market was mixed.  The FTSE index rose by more than 1% follo...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 01 December 2020
December 1, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Global equities edged lower on the final day of a mammoth month-long rally despite more positive vaccine news: Moderna announced that the primary efficacy analysis of the Phase 3 study of mRN...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 25 November 2020
November 25, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Global equities rallied on Tuesday on the broad optimism on the virus front and the political situation in the US. The General Services Administration (GSA) which can ascertain the winner of a Pre...

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