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US stock market hit record highs

On Monday, the US stock indexes unanimously renewed record highs, and today the Japanese Nikkei 225 for the first time in almost 30 years exceeded the level of 27,000. Global investors breathed a sigh of relief after the conclusion of the Brexit deal and the signing of the stimulus package in the States. The main factors of uncertainty have dissipated just before the end of the year, which is…
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Global financial markets are preparing for the holidays, activity is declining

As the end of the year approaches the end of the year, the activity of trading in the markets has already noticeably reduced – an overview of events by Mikhail Poddubsky, asset manager of MKB Investments. The package envisages the allocation of an additional $ 300 per person for unemployment benefits, direct one-time payments to certain categories of citizens in the amount of $ 600 and the…
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The ruble continues the New Year's offensive

In the absence of significant drivers, global markets are groping at the start of this year’s last trading week. The only news for investors was Trump’s signing of the draft budget for 2021, which includes a $ 900 billion fiscal stimulus package. This turned out to be enough to ensure a positive start for trading on global exchanges, although overall trading activity is low after the…
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Will Brent Show More Growth in 2020?

After bouncing off the 20-day moving average ahead of the long Christmas weekend, Brent finished the shortened week unchanged after seven weeks of gains. In early trading on Monday, quotes traded with a slight downward bias, oscillating around the $ 51 a barrel mark in…
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Investors are willing to take risks no matter what

The shortened pre-New Year week began with predominantly positive dynamics on world markets. Asia closed the session mostly in positive territory, European futures are trading in the growth zone. Oil, which has been falling in price since the morning, has entered the green zone, although it refrains from a more confident rise amid a thin market and lack of catalysts. Gold has corrected after a…
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