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Weekly Market Update: 14th of December 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 14th of December 2020

ASX UpdateThe ASX200 narrowly held on to its weekly gain despite a 40 point or 0.6% drop on Friday, marking the sixth straight week of gains with the index finishing just 0.1% higher for the...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

Weekly Market Update: 7th of December 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 7th of December 2020

ASX UpdateThe ASX finished the week strong with a gain of 0.3% to close at 6,634 – peaking out a weekly gain of 0.5%, the fifth straight. The market now sits close to...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

Weekly Market Update: 30th of November 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 30th of November 2020

ASX UpdateWith little-read from Wall Street towards the end of the week the Aussie market softened – we closed 0.5% lower on Friday to finish at 6,601. Still managing a gain for the...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

Weekly Market Update: 23rd of November 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 23rd of November 2020

Domestic Markets | S&P/ASX200 7,368.9pts up 57pts (0.8%)CBA $103.69 up $2.33 (2.3%)FMG $22.42 down $0.80 (3.5%)In a shortened week due to the Queen’s Birthday celebration on...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

Weekly Market Update: 9th of November 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 9th of November 2020

ASX UpdateThis week the ASX200 raced from approximately 5,900 to hit 6,200, but hit resistance here once again on the week of US elections. Our local market improved 4.4% to finish the week...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

Weekly Market Update: 26th of October 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 26th of October 2020

ASX UpdateThe ASX200 pushed above 6,200 for the first time since early March at the start of the week, however, it was unfortunately short-lived. By the close of trade Tuesday the market was back below...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

Weekly Market Update: 19th of October 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 19th of October 2020

ASX UpdateThe ASX 200 fell 34 points or 0.5% to 6177 on Friday, retreating from 7-month highs in the previous session, but closing 1.2% higher for the week. Risk sentiment waned after the...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

What do Negative Interest Rates Mean for Investors?

Investing Psychology

What do Negative Interest Rates Mean for Investors?

Part 2: Effect on Bond and Currency MarketsYield Curve Control (YCC)In September 2016, BOJ introduced the YCC framework, which attempted to increase the money supply through purchasing long-term Japanese Government bonds (JGB)...

Cameron Gupta

Weekly Market Update: 12th of October 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 12th of October 2020

ASX UpdateThe Aussie market rallied off 4-month lows on the back of positive stimulus, notching it's best week since April. Five straight green days caused the ASX200 to gain 5.4% for the week after announcements...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

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