Market Event, General

Week in Review: How Trump helped the Dow hit 30,000

Annie Charalambous, Friday, 27 November 2020

As November winds down and Black Friday kicks off, the market looked quiet on most fronts. After an almost week-long election and more than one 95% effective vaccine announced in the first half of the month, these are some of the outliers of this comparatively slow week…

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US Elections, General

Week Ahead: WFH stocks post their results

George Walker, Friday, 27 November 2020

We saw better-than-expected numbers out of the US last week, and markets rallied on the back of the data. Will we see the world’s second-largest economy continue to recover?

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General

Black Friday: why are good deals such a big deal?

Annie Charalambous, Thursday, 26 November 2020

Black Friday is, for most retailers, the busiest shopping day of the year. It typically marks the beginning of the Christmas shopping season in the US, falling on the day after Thanksgiving.

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General

The Witch of Wall St: Lessons from one of the greatest financiers you’ve never heard of

Annie Charalambous, Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Hetty Green, born Henrietta Robinson, was an eccentric financier and, at the time, the wealthiest woman in the world. Hetty Green turned ~$7 million into $100 million in liquid assets -- equivalent to $2.388 billion today .

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General

Index Dividends Adjustments 24 - 30 Nov

ETX Capital, Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Index Dividends Adjustments 24 - 30 Nov

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Market Event, General

Week in Review: 95% effective

Annie Charalambous, Friday, 20 November 2020

Between the last of the major earnings reports, to details surfacing of Airbnb’s long-awaited IPO, US stocks stole the spotlight this week. One year on since the first confirmed case of coronavirus, there is hope of not one, but two 95% effective vaccines on the horizon.

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