Markets Update Tuesday 12/01/2021 – Spreads

Frankfurt – 21/01/2021 Spreads Bad corona news trickled in from many parts of the world on Tuesday, but the stock markets have not been interested in it for a long time.  Entry into the UK will soon only be possible with a negative corona test. South Africa even sealed off its borders in the fight against the further spread. In …

Markets Update Thursday 14/01/2021 – Bad News for Higher Prices

Frankfurt – 14/01/2021 Bad News for Higher Prices Global stock markets remain high despite devastating Corona numbers, tightened lockdowns and many accompanying uncertainties. The hope for a better year in 2021 and a lack of alternatives are nevertheless driving investors into equities. Meanwhile, Wall Street ran out of steam today. Many investors continue to bet with great expectation on further …

Markets Update Wednesday 13/01/2021 – Balance Sheet Hopes

Frankfurt – 13/01/2021 Balance Sheet Hopes Before the start of the next reporting season on Friday with figures from the banking sector, investors remain cautious and keep their powder dry, at least in the case of blue-chip stocks. Investors are increasingly asking themselves whether the earnings reports can justify the high prices. Recently, investors on the stock market have also …

Markets Update Monday 11/01/2021 – The Day After

Frankfurt – 11/01/2021 The Day After Today’s trading day felt a bit like waking up after partying a little too hard the day(s) before. After the financial markets went very hot in the past weeks, with many stock markets reaching new all-time highs over and over again, investors slowed down today and took some chips off the table.  Similarly, Bitcoin …

Markets Update Friday 08/01/2021 – The Sweepy-Joe-Effect

Frankfurt – 08/01/2021 The Sweepy-Joe-Effect How high will the stock markets and Bitcoin go? Despite the continuing rise in corona infections and the expansion of the lockdowns in Europe, and the attack by violent Trump supporters on the Capitol in Washington, investors are in high spirits. Trade with the Best Brokers for Cryptocurrencies In the first stock market week of …

Markets Update Thursday 07/01/2021 – GO-Time!

Frankfurt – 07/01/2021 GO-Time! It seems like nothing can stop the international capital markets these days and old stock exchange wisdom rhymes that January typically signals how the stock exchange year will play out.  Similarly, Bitcoin and co seem unstoppable these days s well. As a modern hedge against the money flood of governments around the globe, digital assets enjoy …

Markets Update Wednesday 06/01/2021 – FOMO

Frankfurt – 06/01/2021 FOMO It’s on like Donkey Kong! Not only did we see strong price gains on Wall Street and many other global stock markets, but the digital assets market is officially in bull-run mode.  The overall crypto market capitalization is fast approaching 1 trillion US dollars – a level that has never been reached so far. That this …

Markets Update Tuesday 05/01/2021 – Inflation Hedge

Frankfurt – 05/01/2021 Inflation Hedge The sharp price increase identified by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) in the US puts the recent developments in gold, Bitcoin and other inflation hedges in a very different light. The ISM purchasing managers’ index rose from 57.5 points in the previous month to 60.7. Sentiment in American industry is thus the best it …

Markets Update Monday 04/01/2021 – New Year, New High

Frankfurt – 04/01/2021 New Year, New High The new year started almost as the old one ended: with multiple new all-time highs. No matter if we talk about NASDAQ or Bitcoin, many assets rallied to ever new highs not only yesterday, but within the past couple of days as, for example, cryptocurrencies also trade on weekends.  However, fear of a …

Markets Update Wednesday 23/12/2020 – Is it Christmas yet?

Frankfurt – 23/12/2020 Is it Christmas yet? Hardly anyone had expected this: Apparently, the EU and Great Britain are on the verge of agreeing on a Brexit deal. This made for a good finish on the stock markets just before Christmas. Hopes for an end to the months-long standoff over a Brexit agreement drove European markets in particular. According to …