Markets Update Monday 07/02/2022 – Caution

Table of ContentsCautionUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 07/02/2022 Caution Even if the interest rate turnaround should be digested to some extent, the Ukraine issue remains seemingly unpredictable. Against this backdrop, the markets remained shaky. In addition, US equity markets continue to …

Markets Update Thursday 03/02/2022 – Meta Crash

Table of ContentsMeta CrashUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 03/02/2022 Meta Crash When one of the “big techs” weakens, the stock markets crash. Today, for example, Facebook’s record drop in share price sent shock waves through Wall Street. In the Corona pandemic, …

Markets Update Wednesday 02/02/2022 – Inflated Europa

Table of ContentsInflated EuropaUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 02/02/2022 Inflated Europa The topic of the day today was the record-high inflation in the euro area, or rather its consequences for monetary policy. Exploding energy prices pushed inflation up to 5.1 per …

Markets Update Thursday 27/01/2022 – Sideways

Table of ContentsSidewaysUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 27/01/2022 Sideways After yesterday’s interest rate decision by the Fed, investors are first sorting through their thoughts and remain hesitant. The main topic remains, of course, the interest rate policy of the US Federal …

Markets Update Wednesday 26/01/2022 – The Usual Signals

Table of ContentsThe Usual SignalsUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 26/01/2022 The Usual Signals Once again, Powell and co left investors in uncertainty. The Fed clearly signalled the first rate hike in the evening but otherwise remained vague. Wall Street was unable …

Markets Update Monday 24/01/2022 – Nose-Dive

Table of ContentsNose-DiveUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 24/01/2022 Nose-Dive To speak of a “black Monday” would perhaps be too much of a bad thing. But the start of the new stock market week brought a deep blow. The Ukraine crisis’s most …

Markets Update Friday 21/01/2022 – Selling the Bags

Table of ContentsSelling the BagsUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 21/01/2022 Selling the Bags After the previous day’s sell-off, hopes for a counter-movement on the international stock markets were not fulfilled today. Interest rate fears continued to cause a lot of nervousness. …

Markets Update Wednesday 19/01/2022 – Goodbye, Good News!

Table of ContentsGoodbye, Good News!US Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 19/01/2022 Goodbye, Good News! Despite good company results, there were long faces on Wall Street today. In the last minutes of trading, there was intense selling pressure. As is often the case …

Markets Update Tuesday 18/01/2022 – Candy Crush – Literally

Table of ContentsCandy Crush – LiterallyUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 18/01/2022 Candy Crush – Literally Investors in New York took their leave of the market across the board today. Interest rate fears and disappointing company balance sheets weighed heavily on both …

Markets Update Monday 17/01/2022 – No Party without Wall Street

Table of ContentsNo Party without Wall StreetUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 17/01/2022 No Party without Wall Street In the United States, Martin Luther King Day is being observed today, so the US stock markets remained closed. European markets were left with …