Podcast: Surge in confirmed COVID-19 deaths spook markets
The contours of a rebound yesterday were shattered first on new US regulation hitting Huawei and other Chinese technology companies and then rapidly surging confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Florida spooking the market.
Podcast: Chinese equities jumps to 2015 levels and gold blast beyond 1,800
Just as we thought risk was headed lower things have reversed across equities with US technology stocks extending momentum and Chinese equities jumping higher again today reaching highest levels since 2015. Gold has staged a strong and convincing breakout of the 1,800 level with lower real yields and rising uncertainty over COVID-19 outlook driving the momentum. EURUSD is also higher with the 1.1400 potentially in sight and especially if we get strong initial jobless claims. Today with Peter Garnry on equities.