Markets Update Tuesday 04/08/2020 – Gold Rush

Table of ContentsGold RushUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world news Frankfurt – 04/08/20 Gold Rush The ongoing flight to safe havens continues to go against the tech rally trend and rising stock prices in the USA. Today, for example, the gold price reached a new record …

Markets Update Monday 03/08/2020 – Next wave of optimism

Table of ContentsNext wave of optimismUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world news Frankfurt – 03/08/20 Next wave of optimism After the recent setback, investors in the financial markets have become more confident about the week ahead as positive signals have come from the Chinese economy.  As …

Markets Update Friday 31/07/2020 – No “V”!?

Table of ContentsNo “V”!?US Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world markets Frankfurt – 31/07/20 No “V”!? Yesterday’s after-hours business again showed what seems to be the trend for quite some time: Big-Tech is proving enormous resistance in the crisis, while the rest is badly hit. Apple, Amazon, …

Markets Update Thursday 30/07/2020 – GDP Shock

Table of ContentsGDP ShockUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world news Frankfurt – 30/07/20 GDP Shock Historically weak GDP data due to the corona crisis, as well as mixed company balance sheet reports, have hit the markets hard today and triggered a substantial sell-off.  In addition, it …

Markets Update Wednesday 29/07/2020 – Non-event

Table of ContentsNon-eventUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world news Frankfurt – 29/07/20 Non-event Investors and daytraders had been waiting for days for the Fed. Now the US Federal Reserve finally had its meeting and announced its decisions. It is not doing more for the time being …

Markets Update Tuesday 28/07/2020 – Waiting

Table of ContentsWaitingUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world news Frankfurt – 28/07/20 Waiting Stock market participants and traders remained cautious due to the many continuing uncertainties. Worries about a second wave of infection and the still delicate situation between the USA and China weighed heavily. Meanwhile, …

Markets Update Monday 27/07/2020 – High on Gold

Table of ContentsHigh on GoldUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world news Frankfurt – 27/07/20 High on Gold There was nothing really new to report at the stock exchanges today. Also, the fact that gold reached a new all-time high today is not that surprising given everything …

Markets Update Friday 24/07/2020 – Tit for tat

Table of ContentsTit for tatUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world news Frankfurt -24/07/20 Tit for tat In response to the closure of a Chinese consulate in Houston yesterday, China, for its part, has called on the US to close its diplomatic mission in the southwest Chinese …

Markets Update Thursday 23/07/2020 – Not so quick!

Table of ContentsNot so quick!US Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world news Frankfurt – 23/07/20 Not so quick! In the past trading days, there was only happy-happy-joy-joy in the financial markets. Especially the “historic deal” of the EU states around the corona reconstruction package was celebrated and …

Markets Update Wednesday 22/07/2020 – Houston, we have a problem!

Table of ContentsHouston, we have a problem!US Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world news Frankfurt – 22/07/20 Houston, we have a problem! Overall, the mood on the financial markets has clouded over again today. The USA ordered the closure of the Chinese consulate in the Texas city …