Markets Update Friday 11/09/2020 – Hard Brexit Looming

Frankfurt – 11/09/2020 Hard Brexit Looming It was a reasonably quiet last trading day of the week, and there was little momentum or trading signals to influence the markets and various asset classes.  However, investors are increasingly nervous about the tough stance taken by the British government, which wants to cancel out the Brexit contract partially. The stalled situation makes …

Markets Update Thursday 10/09/2020 – ECB remains calm

Frankfurt – 10/09/2020 ECB remains calm After yesterday’s strong rally, the stock markets took a breather today. The ECB meeting was eagerly awaited but came without major surprises or further positive signals.  Given the economic recovery now underway in the eurozone, central bank president Christine Lagarde will wait and see. The corona-induced recession in the euro \zone will be somewhat …

Markets Update Wednesday 09/09/2020 – More optimism, please!

Frankfurt – 09/09/20 More optimism, please! Good sentiment on the stock markets today was caused, among other things, by a report from the Bloomberg agency according to which the economists of the European Central Bank (ECB) are more optimistic about the further economic development of the eurozone than before. However, the central bank is likely to raise its forecasts for …

Markets Update Tuesday 08/09/2020

US Markets at a glance After the long weekend, investors in the USA once again took flight. The Dow Jones lost 2.25 per cent to 27,501.42 points in the course of trading. Tech stocks suffered a massive downturn: the NASDAQ Composite index fell massively and closed at 10,847.69 points, down 4.11 per cent. After the US trade was suspended on …

Markets Update Monday 07/09/2020 – Monday Blues

Frankfurt- 07/09/20 Monday Blues As usual, when the US markets are closed, the equity markets around the globe move pretty slow as many major drivers and market players are missing. Nevertheless, the Dax 30 rose significantly in this country, but how sustainable this recovery will be will become apparent later in the week. Tomorrow Wall Street will open again after …

Markets Update Friday 04/09/2020 – Another slap in the face

Frankfurt – 04/09/20 Another slap in the face Those who had expected bargain hunters to take advantage of Thursday’s correction to enter the stock market got disappointed today, as the correction continued further. The next sell-off in many equities was again triggered by heavy price losses in some of the leading US tech stocks. The Nasdaq 100 selection index at …

Markets Update Thursday 03/09/2020 – Sudden change of heart

Frankfurt – 03/09/20 Sudden change of heart In the morning, the stock markets still looked friendly, and the various indices continued to rise as they did in the previous trading days. But in the afternoon, the mood suddenly changed, and a sharp sell-off triggered some heavy price drops. Tech stocks such as Apple, Amazon, Microsoft and Tesla came under particularly …

Markets Update Wednesday 02/09/2020 – One Direction

Frankfurt – 02/09/20 One Direction The scenario of the stock exchange bulls is still unchanged, and hope and faith are all the stronger. They continue to rely on a rapid recovery of the economy after the Corona crisis, with the many trillions in liquidity provided by governments and central banks. US Markets at a glance Investors on the US stock …

Markets Update Tuesday 01/09/2020 – Higher and Higher

Frankfurt – 01/09/20 Higher and Higher Golden autumn on the stock markets? September, which is considered the worst stock market month of the year, seamlessly followed on from the strong August. At least on the US stock markets. According to analysts, the Nasdaq has the strongest month of August since 2000 behind it. The leading index Dow and the broad-based …

Markets Update Monday 31/08/2020 – Monday Blues

Frankfurt – 31/08/20 Monday Blues All in all, it was a rather quiet trading day today, partly because there was no trading at the important financial centre in London due to a public holiday – and so some investors stayed away from the market. In New York on Monday, the technology shares around Apple, Tesla & Co. set new records …