Month: June 2021

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Weekly Market Commentary By H.E.R.O. (21 to 25 Jun 2021)

Major U.S. stock indexes reach new highs and the 10-year Treasury yield headed for its biggest weekly increase since March as reflation trades regained appeal after U.S. President Biden sealed a $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure deal with legislators, down from the $2.3 trillion Biden initially hoped to secure. The new infrastructure bill will include $579…
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June 26, 2021 0

Weekly Market Commentary By H.E.R.O. (14 to 18 Jun 2021)

U.S. markets suffer its worst week in nearly four months after Fed policymakers on Wednesday projected that interest rates would rise twice from record-low levels by the end of 2023, from their earlier forecast of 2024, a signal that the US central bank would act to tame inflation, an unexpected hawkish pivot as traders had…
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June 19, 2021 0

Weekly Market Commentary By H.E.R.O. (7 to 11 Jun 2021)

Markets were mixed during the week, with U.S. edging up (S&P 500 +0.4%) to new highs, while MSCI All World Index is down -0.3% (Hang Seng -0.7%, China CSI -1.1%, MSCI China -1.5%). This week saw U.S. Treasuries 10Y Yields drop 10bps – the biggest weekly drop in a year since last June and the…
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June 12, 2021 0

Weekly Market Commentary By H.E.R.O. (31 May to 4 Jun 2021)

Markets continued their choppy advance with mixed trading in Asia during the week, with MSCI All World Index +0.8%, S&P 500 +0.6%, NASDAQ +0.2% but Singapore -0.9%, Hang Seng -0.7%, China CSI -0.7%. Weaker-than-expected jobs growth eased concerns about the economy running too hot and causing an early tightening of monetary policy. Nonfarm payrolls increased…
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June 5, 2021 0