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Time to buy the dip… or sell the rip?

Views on the equity market outlook are extremely divided at the moment. Following a two-week rally from recent lows, the equity market again extended losses on Thursday after the release of the higher-than-expected CPI report and on Friday with the rising tensions from Ukraine. Despite the hawkish Fed which signalled […]

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Stagflation concerns: are the 1970s coming back?

Inflation is soaring in the world’s largest economies now. In the U.S., consumer prices are racing at their quickest level since the 1990s. In China, factory gate prices rose at the fastest pace in 26 years in October, beating forecasts and further squeezing profit margins for producers already grappling with […]

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Fed Tapering: Economic Recovery From The Pandemic

Looking back to the past 2021, the overall theme is recovery. With financial stimulus from governments across the world, liquidity was injected into the market. For example, for most of the past year and a half, the U.S. Federal Reserve has been buying at least $120 billion of bonds each […]