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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

Weekly Market Update: 5th of October 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 5th of October 2020

ASX UpdateThis week saw increased volatility with the end of the quarter, a trend that continued into the start of the next month. Wednesday wrapped up the end of the month and quarter,...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

First Presidential Debate Result & Analysis

Politics

First Presidential Debate Result & Analysis

ConsensusThe first Presidential debate between President Donald Trump and the Democratic nominee, Joe Biden, was labelled “the worst presidential debate in history” as chaos reigned during the 90-minute debate. The general consensus is...

Julius Zondag

Julius Zondag

First Presidential Debate Result, Analysis

Politics

First Presidential Debate Result, Analysis

ConsensusThe first Presidential debate between President Donald Trump and the Democratic nominee, Joe Biden, was labelled “the worst presidential debate in history” as chaos reigned during the 90-minute debate. The general consensus is either that...

Julius Zondag

Julius Zondag

United Kingdom Recovery

Maqro Academy

United Kingdom Recovery

United Kingdom RecoveryThe United Kingdom’s early rollout of the COVID vaccines won early acclaim both from abroad and within the country, which had been widely criticised previously for its handling of the pandemic. While the...

Julius Zondag

Julius Zondag

Weekly Market Update: 28th of September 2020

Weekly Market Wrap

ASX News

Weekly Market Update: 28th of September 2020

ASX UpdateAnother volatile week on the ASX wrapped up on a positive note, adding 89 points or 1.5% to 5,965 – this was also the weekly gain for the market. After starting the...

Joshua Barker

Joshua Barker

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