Nothing for weak nerves! ()

Appearance is deceptive: See it at noon on the DAX       with a minus of around 0.1 percent after a relative       calm trading day, that shows when looking at the chart       exactly the opposite: at the start of trading, the DAX was only 1.2       Percent up, followed by price losses down to -1.9 percent       at the […]

The race to develop a vaccine ()

London 27th March 2020:                       At least 30 companies and                       academic institutions, biotech startups and                       large pharmaceutical companies such as Johnson & Johnson and                       Sanofi on vaccines. Scientists have                       already examined the entire genome of the virus and                       found the proteins that made the infection                       cause. We believe that a number of                       Biotech companies, including Gilead […]

The race to develop a vaccine ()

London 27th March 2020:                       At least 30 companies and                       academic institutions, biotech startups and                       large pharmaceutical companies such as Johnson & Johnson and                       Sanofi on vaccines. Scientists have                       already examined the entire genome of the virus and                       found the proteins that made the infection                       cause. We believe that a number of                       Biotech companies, including Gilead […]

The race to develop a vaccine ()

London 27th March 2020:                       At least 30 companies and                       academic institutions, biotech startups and                       large pharmaceutical companies such as Johnson & Johnson and                       Sanofi on vaccines. Scientists have                       already examined the entire genome of the virus and                       found the proteins that made the infection                       cause. We believe that a number of                       Biotech companies, including Gilead […]

Emirates reverses the decision to suspend all passenger flights

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – The long-haul airline Emirates said Sunday it had drastically reduced the destinations of its passenger flights from 145 locations to just 13 countries. It’s a key move that reflects the dramatic slowdown in traffic through the airline’s hub in Dubai, the world’s busiest international airport, due to outages caused by […]

Stocks push higher in volatile trading

US equities regained ground after Monday’s revenge punishment as the Federal Reserve and the White House moved to mitigate the economic blow of the coronavirus pandemic. The S&P 500 gained 6.3% and the Nasdaq Composite rose 6.2%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average recently rose 5.3%, after falling below 20,000 points at some point in the […]

North American equity markets are regaining ground hoping for economic stimulus

TORONTO – Canada’s leading equity index rebounded nearly 10% on Friday as hopes for government stimulus to alleviate the economic impact of the coronavirus epidemic and a slump in oil prices increased. But despite regaining some of the ground it gave in on its biggest one-day fall on Thursday, the market continued to close more […]

North American stock markets are regaining lost ground, wasting time

TORONTO – Canada’s leading equity index recorded a three-digit advance in late morning trades to regain some of the ground that it gave up on Thursday in its biggest one-day drop in record. The S & P / TSX composite index rose 353.11 points to 12.861,56, a day after giving up more than 1,700 points. […]

TSX crosses the bear market territory after COVID-19 has declared a pandemic

TORONTO – Canada’s leading equity index crossed the market downward on Wednesday following the World Health Organization which stated that the COVID-19 epidemic was a pandemic. The S & P / TSX composite index closed 688 points or 4.6 percent down to 14,270.09. A bear market is commonly referred to as a 20% loss from […]

The 30 minutes that can make or break the trading day

Abrupt movements of the shares punctuate the last minutes of the trading day, exacerbating what has already been one of the most rocky stretches of the last decade for the financial markets. Major U.S. equity indices peaked in mid-February and have since fallen by 15%, reflecting concerns that the coronavirus epidemic will halt growth and […]