Markets Update Tuesday 22/12/2020 – Years of Brexit

Table of ContentsYears of BrexitUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 22/12/2020 Years of Brexit The approaching start of vaccinations in Europe displaces the fear of the mutated virus amongst stock market investors. Thus, BioNTech’s vaccine approval in Europe on Monday evening seems …

Markets Update Monday 21/12/2020 – Mutation

Table of ContentsMutationUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 21/12/2020 Mutation Hallelujah, after months and months of back and forth negotiations and blaming the other party, Democrats and Republicans in the US Congress have agreed on another corona stimulus package. In the end, …

Bitcoin breaks the $20,000 sound barrier

You could literally feel it: Bitcoin has been gathering more and more strength over the past few days, preparing for its big breakthrough. Today it finally happened, Bitcoin broke through the $20,000 mark and is now unstoppable, even from a chart technical perspective. With this breakthrough, BTC clearly surpassed the previous record, which was marked this November at $19,700. Trade …

Markets Update Friday 18/12/2020 – Of Witches & Saviours

Table of ContentsOf Witches & SavioursUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 18/12/2020 Of Witches & Saviours Today was another Witches’ Sabbath: On this day, futures contracts on shares and indices expire on the futures exchanges. Stock exchange traders speak of the “great …

Markets Update Thursday 17/12/2020 – Christmas Rally

Table of ContentsChristmas RallyUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 17/12/2020 Christmas Rally Above all, the expectation of a new economic stimulus package worth around 900 billion US dollars from the US government seemed to have been the main driver of the price …

Markets Update Tuesday 15/12/2020 – Emergency Acceptance

Table of ContentsEmergency AcceptanceUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 15/12/2020 Emergency Acceptance Optimism is increasingly taking hold on Wall Street after the largest vaccination campaign in US history began. Also, the chances of a further US aid package are rising again.  Investors …

Markets Update Wednesday 16/12/2020 – Crypto-Bull-Run-Time!

Table of ContentsCrypto-Bull-Run-Time!US Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 16/12/2020 Crypto-Bull-Run-Time! In the afternoon, Bitcoin finally broke through the $20,000 sound-barrier after re-testing its previous all-time high of $19,700 multiple times throughout the past few weeks. Now, things are looking up for all …

Markets Update Monday 14/12/2020 – Upside-down World

Table of ContentsUpside-down WorldUS Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 14/12/2020 Upside-down World The world and its governments are closing down, and stock prices are rising.  The stock markets continue to celebrate the future – a future that stands on very shaky legs, …

Markets Update Friday 11/12/2020 – Deal or No-Deal?

Table of ContentsDeal or No-Deal?US Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 11/12/2020 Deal or No-Deal? It was an exhausting and rather painful last trading day of the week, as not only does the corona situation remain tense, but a no-deal Brexit between the …

Markets Update Thursday 10/12/2020 – “Mo’ Moooneeey!”

Table of Contents“Mo’ Moooneeey!”US Markets at a glanceFar East Markets at a glanceEuropean Markets at a glanceForex, gold, oil and cryptoCorporate and world economic news Frankfurt – 10/12/2020 “Mo’ Moooneeey!” It was worth the wait – was it? Much of what the ECB decided today was expected by most market observers. Moreover, doubts about the usefulness of the measures are …