Asia celebrates Wall Street, Japan the Olympic Games

The course jump was particularly large in Japan, thanks to the postponement of the Olympic Games to the coming year. The Nikkei 225 index rose by 5.7 percent to 19,129.21 points until lunch break. Toshihiro Nagahama, chief economist at the Dai-Ichi Life Research Institute, had an explanation for this: “The fact that the Tokyo Games […]

The French government sees protection needs for companies

Bruno Le Maire France’s economy minister plans a four billion stability fund. (Photo: AFP) Paris France’s Ministry of Economy and Finance is convinced that its new sovereign wealth fund will meet the needs of the private sector. The billion dollar fund “Lac d’argent” (“Silver Lake”) under the care of the state-owned investment bank BPI is […]