Things to Look Out for in the Coming Weeks in the Financial Markets
If you are wondering what the major events and hurdles are likely to be for retail investors, read on as we detail what you need to monitor the short-to-medium term.
Major Stock Indexes Tank While Biotech Stocks Rise Amidst Coronavirus Outbreak
The novel coronavirus has affected the economy globally and it is being observed in the plummeting of stocks in major indexes, however, certain biotech firms are not feeling this as their stocks shoot-up after developing treatment and vaccine for the disease.
French Fishermen Threaten To Block Ports If Post-Brexit Fisheries Trade Deal Is Still Off The Table
As the post-Brexit “fishing war” continues to brew, Paris warns that they would block ports with French fishermen if the trade deal does not favor them.
CoronaCoin: New Cryptocurrency Lets Traders Bet on Coronavirus Mortality Rate
With stock markets tanking, crypto-developers find a way to let traders bet on how many people will die or be infected with coronavirus.
Dow Jones Plummets, Markets Tank as Coronavirus Cases Continue to Rise
Coronavirus continues to upset the world and has now taken its toll on the worldwide stock market.
G20 Summit Tackles Climate Changes as Factor to World’s Financial Stability
This coming G20 Summit, climate change is a major concern that will impact all nations. Dealing with it will address the problems needed to add environment, but the U.S. keep dodging the issue.
US Grapples To Broker a Trade Deal With India in Time for Trump’s Visit
US President Donald Trump is bound to India for a Summit, February 24. However, the US-India Trade Deal still hangs in the balance even with his expected arrival.
Is a Trade War Looming Between U.S. and India?
US President Trump is considering drastic action over India’s high tariffs. Both the U.S. President and the Indian leader hope to settle tariff spats equitably.
U.S. Administration Limits China’s Access to Chip Technology
Attempts by the US to disrupt China’s tech surge, and failing to convince other tech firms were not successful. Huawei used chip designs from Britain’s ARM in October, but the Tech firm responded that Huawei exports did not violate any content rules at all.
Single-Family Housing Registers Better Numbers in U.S. Housing Market
There will be more building permits reaching a 13-year peak. Because of a continued market for Single-Family homes to keep the economy moving along.
Coronavirus Cripples Face Mask Production, Poses Challenge to Medical Professionals Worldwide
The coronavirus outbreak has taken its toll on the production of face masks around the world, shortage is experienced and panic buyers have emptied shelves of surgical and N95 masks.
Coronavirus Scare Hitting the Chinese Stock Market Hard Compared to SARS in 2003
The effect of the coronavirus on the Chinese stock market is getting worse. As the Chinese government take measures to keep the stock market up, fears of a prolonged shutdown will affect their economy negatively too.
Online Payment Providers Are Going Mainstream
We live in the Digital Era, which means that more things happen online. More online payment providers have been created, too, allowing people to interact with various websites more effectively. PayPal, Google Pay, Apple Wallet, and more make it possible for people to have their money online and ready to spend more effectively.
Entering a Foreign Market? Here is What You Need To Do
Starting and running a business within your home country is nothing compared with going international. Not only do you have to spend the same effort, time, and money, you would have spent if you were investing at home, but you also have to incorporate additional fees, currency differences, transportation, as well as other cultural challenges that you may be confronted with.
Strapped for cash? 7 Effective Ways to Better Your Finances
Do you feel like there is a massive hole in your purse, and your account is screaming red? In difficult times like this, there is always one question popping to the mind, and that is how can one better his finances? Well, the fact that you've become cash-strapped in the first place shows that you've most likely been bad at money management.