Turkey posts budget surplus in November

December 15, 2020

US stocks closed mixed on Monday as New York and parts of Europe tightened COVID-19 restrictions even as a vaccine rolled out in the US. The DOW retreated from an…

 

Ghana Likely to Look to the Capital Markets In…

December 9, 2020

S&P 500 futures ticked higher after the benchmark closed at an all-time high gaining 0.3% on Thursday, boosted by positive vaccine news and seeming progress on U.S. stimulus talks. The…

 

South Africa GDP rebounds in Q3

December 8, 2020

The NASDAQ inked yet another record on Monday albeit in a depressed session for stocks amid continued delays in the next US stimulus package and increasing COVID-19 cases. The NASDAQ…

 

Eventful week with OPEC meeting and Non-Farm payrolls

November 30, 2020

We start this eventful post US holiday week with a Cyber Monday and futures pointing sightly down. It is a big week for US data with November jobs report on…

 

Investors Overlook Ivory Coast’s Political Upheaval to Chase Higher…

November 25, 2020

Futures in New York climbed 1.4% after closing at an eight-month high. Overnight, we witnessed the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.4% to close above 30,000 for the first time,…

 

Biden’s lead is widening, NFP numbers on the horizon

November 6, 2020

While the election saga continued in the US and Trump’s chances of winning keep decreasing with more votes being counted, the markets sustained its positive sentiment on the day, pricing…

 

The main event for today is ECB meeting

October 29, 2020

US equities showed the biggest decline since June as the increasing number of coronavirus cases spooked investors – S&P dropped by 3.5%, Nasdaq fell 3.7%. The yield on 10Y USTs…

 

BDDK moves to slow lending as Turkish Lira rout…

October 27, 2020

US stocks closed sharply lower on Monday amid a continued resurgence of coronavirus case in the US and Europe. The DOW led the slide, down 2.29% while the S&P and…

 

Chinese export data boost Asian markets.

October 13, 2020

US stocks continued their winning streak on Monday with tech stocks leading the surge. Apple rose 6.35% while Microsoft was up 2.59% pushing the NASDAQ to a sharp 2.55% gain.…