The dollar has lost more than 6% of its value over the past two weeks against a basket of global currencies. Global traders are unsettled with the loose monetary policy in the United States. In 2020 the US created approximately 9 trillion dollars out of thin air amid the Coronavirus pandemic. Meanwhile, two key net […]
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Last week China reacted to President Trump’s signing of two bills on Hong Kong human rights by complaining and then Beijing summoned the US ambassador to protest and warn about deteriorating relations with Washington.
The US stock markets are deep in the red on Monday as China threatens to begin dumping US Treasury bonds. Economists are warning that the trade wars are threatening dollar dominance. Flooding the market with Treasuries would push down US bond prices and cause the yields to spike. A slight increase in bond rates last […]
As the Fed meeting wrapped up as expected with no change in interest rates, gold ended the last week of January holding gains of roughly $40 on the spot market. More importantly, gold has broken through and held above key support level of $1,303. The gains for the yellow metal are primarily attributable to a […]