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Weekly Market Commentary | 22 August 2021

Hong Kong enters technical bear market; US Treasuries outlook

Weekly Market Recap | 6 March 2021

US markets whipsawed; Senate votes on stimulus bill; China unveils 5-year economic plan

Weekly Market Wrap | 27 May 2023

#AIEffect #SingaporeGrowth #USJoblessClaims Topic #1: The AI Effect on S&P500 S&P500 with and without AI Stocks (Till March 17) (Source: Societe Generale) While the S&P 500 appears to owe its gains this year to the success of Apple and other tech giants, a closer look reveals that without the emergence of artificial...

Weekly Market Wrap | 11 March 2023

#LIBOR #FebJobReport #ChinaGrowth  Topic #1: LIBOR crosses 5% for the first time since 2007 The 3-month LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate) cracked 5% for the first time in 15 years on Monday, on account of the rise in expectations of Fed policy tightening. The LIBOR is a globally accepted benchmark rate...

Weekly Market Wrap | 24 June 2023

#PowellTestimony #UKInflationShock #AlibabaCEO Powell testifies before the House Financial Services Committee  Unemployment Rate in The USA (Source: TRADINGECONOMICS.COM) What Happened? Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell testified before the House Financial Services Committee, providing his semiannual report to Congress. Following the central bank's recent pause in its aggressive rate-hiking campaign, Powell emphasized that the...

Weekly Market Commentary | 12 December 2021

US CPI, Evergrande defaults

Weekly Market Commentary | 23 May 2021

Fed meeting minutes released; Chinese bonds look more attractive; UK consumers ready to splurge

Nvidia Shares Spike 24% as Company Eyes Trillion AI Opportunity

Was Nvidia’s Q1 results an inflection point for the company?  To be sure it was a blowout quarter, with the chipmaker reporting beats on the top and bottom lines, as well as guiding for Q2 revenue significantly ahead of prior expectations.  Nvidia Share Price Surges Investors responded incredibly bullishly to the release...

Weekly Kick Start | 30 September 2023

With rapid developments in the financial markets, staying abreast of the financial world's happenings is crucial. Over the past week, notable developments included Meta's product launches and rising US Treasury yields. On Top of Our Mind This Week: Meta's Evolving Strategy at Connect 2023 Meta Price Chart (Source: Google Finance) Mark Zuckerberg's...

Weekly Market Wrap | 6 May 2022

Fed rate hikes; strong US economic data; Chinese stock delistings