Donald Trump and the US government have obviously lied in the Iran conflict. Now there are reports of 11 US casualties from the Iranian missile attacks on January 8th. It is known that Trump himself had said that there were no casualties at all. This could become a topic on the stock markets today. They also have to digest the data from China (industrial production and retail sales better, GDP as expected with slowest growth in 29 years). US equity markets once again with new all-time highs. The Fed is creating a bubble in many markets with its monetary policy. Therefore, the Fed is not the saviour of the markets, but ultimately the biggest risk to the markets.
About the weak points of the two superpowers in the trade war – focus on China Hadn’t China’s Prime Minister Xi Jinping just recently drawn his people’s attention to a period of meagre deprivation? The […]
The Fed has a new strategy under Jerome Powell. They no longer want to wait until bubbles burst and then react, but try to control things proactively. This also includes intervention in the repo market […]
If the Phase 1 deal is signed today ( 5:30) pm, the stock markets might see some profit taking. Yesterday already, this profit-taking began on the US stock markets with the announcement that the existing […]