Tag: stock markets

Capital and Risk, Insurance, Regulations

China Relaxes Rules for Insurers to Invest in Stock Markets

September 12, 2023

Via: Insurance Journal

China’s financial regulator on Sunday reduced the risk weighting it attaches to insurance companies’ holdings of blue-chip shares and tech stocks, encouraging them to invest more in the country’s lagging stock market. The National Administration of Financial Regulation (NAFR)said on […]

Capital and Risk, Trading

15 Best Bank Stocks to Buy Now According to Hedge Funds

March 14, 2023

Via: Yahoo

In this piece, we will take a look at the 15 best bank stocks to buy now according to hedge funds. For more bank stocks, head on over to 5 Best Bank Stocks to Buy Now According to Hedge Funds. […]

Activity, Trading

S&P 500 trades near record high but Dow flat as Wall Street investors search for fresh stock-market spark

August 17, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stock benchmarks rose modestly early Monday, with the S&P 500 index trading near record territory but finding few reasons to trade higher amid a congressional stalemate over fresh stimulus to help Americans and businesses hurt by the coronavirus pandemic. […]

Activity, Trading

Dow climbs above 26,000 in afternoon trade as tech-related stock-market rally pushes Nasdaq toward record

June 22, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Major stock indexes held gains Monday afternoon, led by technology-related shares, as investors weighed optimism over a quick recovery for the domestic economy, or V-shaped rebound, against evidence of an acceleration of COVID-19 infections in half of all U.S. states […]

Activity, Trading

Stock markets decline as coronavirus crisis worsens

March 24, 2020

Via: Banking Technology

The US S&P 500 fell more than 3% in late-morning trading, alongside a similar decline in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. US Treasuries whipped around but by late morning the Fed’s promised buying spree appeared to be having an effect […]

Activity, Trading

Trump tariff delay is a nod to the U.S. consumer — the only engine powering the global economy

August 15, 2019

Via: Market Watch

The Trump Administration gave markets an early Christmas present, when it announced Tuesday that it will delay planned tariffs on a subset of the $300 billion in imports that had been announced Aug 1. While the news caused stock markets […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Market correction of 30-40% could be coming soon, investment guru Mark Mobius warns

May 2, 2018


The long bull run for stock markets could be due a correction, according to one prominent emerging markets investor. “There could be a substantial correction in the markets,” Mark Mobius, founding partner at Mobius Capital Partners, told CNBC’s Joumanna Bercetche […]

Activity, Trading

3 market factors that AREN’T Chinese manufacturing

January 5, 2016


U.S. stock markets entered recovery mode Monday afternoon after a steep morning sell-off both at home and in the Asian trading session. Major indexes closed down more than 1.5 percent, but briefly traded about 3 percent lower after the Shanghai […]