Trade deal in short-term?

Trade deal in short-term?

The end of the last week we could see higher volatility on the stock market because of next step - Tarrif war between Xi and Trump. According to the Reuters: Trump announced an additional duty on some $550 billion of targeted Chinese goods, hours after China unveiled retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion worth of U.S....
More rate cuts from fed?

More rate cuts from fed?

According to Reuters, The Federal Reserve debated cutting interest rates more aggressively at its last meeting, although central bankers were united in wanting to avoid the appearance of being on a path to more rate cuts, records from the meeting showed. The U.S. central bank cut rates by 25 basis points at the close of...
16.08.2019 - Market today

16.08.2019 - Market today

According to Reuters, Wall Street’s three main indexes are down at least 1.5% since last Friday, on track to rack up their third consecutive week of losses, as investors worried about the risk of recession and U.S.-China trade tensions. China’s state planner said overnight that it would roll out a plan to boost disposable income...
Argentine stocks near default? Index falls more than 35 percent

Argentine stocks near default? Index falls more than 35 percent

According to Bloomberg, The surprise outcome in Argentina’s primary vote roiled the nation’s financial markets, sending the S&P Merval Index plunging 48% in dollar terms. Source: Bloomberg Suddenly, fears of a full-blown financial crisis in Argentina have once again come rushing to the fore In the wake of President Mauricio Macri’s stunning rout in primary...
Will we see 2 more rate cuts?

Will we see 2 more rate cuts?

As late as last December, Goldman was expecting four rate hikes in 2019. Then, as recently as mid-June, the "smartest men in the Goldman room", did not expect the Fed to cut rates at all in July and September. Of course, all that changed when it became clear that "Powell has thrown in the towel",...