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Amanda Hansen

Amanda Hansen is our senior reporter writing on Economy News. Ms. Hansen is a Georgetown graduate specializing in economic and political sciences. Her Ph.D. concentrates on the market impact on the global economy.

Forex indicator alerts - why are they important nowadays?

Forex Indicator Alerts – Why are They Important Nowadays?

As a passionate trader, have you recently considered what Forex indicator alerts mean? Why is it crucial to know them, and how useful are they?  Whether you have just stepped into the dynamic currency market or have been trading for some time, knowing certain indicators is crucial for success in this industry. But, before we …

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Stocks Fell as China Reduced Its Benchmark Lending Rate

Stocks in Asia-Pacific declined on December 20, as China reduced its benchmark lending rate for the first time in more than one-and-a-half years. In Japan, the Nikkei 225 dropped 2.13% to end its trading day at 27,937.81. The Topix index fell 2.17% to 1,941.33. In South Korea, Kospi dropped 1.81% to finish its trading at …

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Oil Prices Fell as Omicron Influenced Investor Sentiment

On Monday, oil prices declined by more than 2% as surging cases of Covid’s new variant in Europe and the U.S. affected the sentiment. They are monitoring new restrictions, as they would like to learn more about omicron’s impact on fuel demand.   Brent crude oil futures dropped $1.92 or 2.6% to $71.60 a barrel by …

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Christmas Spirit Declines to Add Cheer to Crypto Charts

No significant price increase was observed in crypto price charts at the beginning of the third week of this month. Bitcoin traded at $49,291 on December 20. However, currently, the price of the popular digital currency is much lower. On international exchanges, the cost of Bitcoin is only around $46,775. Ether lost 1.83% on Monday, …

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Surveillance firms spying on some Facebook users, Meta says

According to Meta, private surveillance companies have spied on about 50,000 Facebook users. On Thursday, in a blog post, Meta, which also owns Messenger, WhatsApp, and Instagram, warned people who might be targets. The company also said that it banned seven surveillance companies from its platforms. It took action against the following companies: Cognyte, Cobwebs …

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Various Factors Affected Stocks in Asia-Pacific

Various Factors Affected Stocks in Asia-Pacific

Stocks around the region traded mostly lower on December 17, following overnight losses on Wall Street, as investors digested monetary policy decisions from two key central banks. On December 16, the  Bank of England hiked interest rates for the first time since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic. The central bank raised its interest rate …

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Asian stocks decrease as inflation and Omicron fears rise

On Friday, Asian stocks showed 14-month lows as worries about the new Omicron variant, decisions of the world’s major central banks, and inflation concerns hit investor confidence. On Friday, MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares fell 0.8% outside Japan to 2.29%. Chinese blue chips fell 1.36%, heading for their most destructive week in four months, …

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Huawei and Financial Times on Reliance and Digital Tech 

This week, in a seminar, the Financial Times and Huawei Technologies discussed the urgent need to unlock the importance of digital technologies and build trust for the common good. Attendees of the seminar were Vice President of Public Affairs Strategy in Huawei, Rene Arnold, Professor of Ethics and Technology, Joanna Bryson, and President in the …

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Variable Markets for The Rest of 2021 – What to Expect

The price of Bitcoin is less than $48,000. This prompts some analysts to forecast markets falling by the first quarter of 2022. Inflation concerns and general fears about the future of the global economy continue to hamper Bitcoin and Altcoin prices. The crypto fear and greed index is currently in the “fear” zone; it was …

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