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Market Commentary—22/10/18

October 22, 2018 /Hamza Ahsan

Stocks: The S&P and Dow closed at 0.46 percent and 0.30 percent respectively, while the CSI 300 index of companies listed on the Shangai and Shenzhen stock exchanges closed up at 4.3 percent, its largest one-day gain since November 2015. It is a result of foreign capital inflow despite the US-China trade war. Similarly, Hong […]

Market Commentary—19/10/18

October 19, 2018 /Ben Acton Bond

It seems there may not be a quick end in sight for the current global market sell-off. Equities slid across the board except for the Shanghai and Shenzhen indices, where investors adjusted expectations after lackluster third-quarter Chinese GDP growth data (6.5%) caused a sell-off. Guo Shuqing, head of China’s Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission, is […]

Market Commentary—18/10/18

October 18, 2018 /Sophie Wu

Market volatility remains across the world and is expected to increase due to rising the Fed rate and unstable political outlook. Stock Market: US stocks adjusted downwards following Tuesday’s high performance. S&P 500 fell 0.71 points (less than 0.1%) to 2809.21 despite the swings it had earlier in the day. The Dow Jones Industrial Average […]

Market Commentary—17/10/18

October 17, 2018 /Georgios Bitsonis

  Stock Market: Today we have the earning release from DELTA, eBay. It is worth mentioning the earnings announcement for Netflix, which was better than expected. The incident triggered the recovery of Nasdaq. In terms of earnings, we expect to see the Alphabet on the 25thof October,  Facebook and Apple on the 30thof October and […]

Market Commentary—16/10/18

October 16, 2018 /Ole Urfels

Today’s markets show a positive reaction to easing risk factors and investors’ sentiment, pushing up stocks. Equities: The Nikkei closed up 1.25% rebounding after yesterdays’ poor performance. The DAX30, S&P500, and FTSE 100 are up 0.93%, 0.86%, and 0.07%, respectively, also recovering slowly from the past week’s downturn. In the US, positive earnings push stock […]