Spanish debt

Investors Heartened by Reported Progress on Fiscal Cliff Talks

December 18, 2012

Share prices rose overnight by 1.0% in Japan, 0.6% in India, 0.5% in Australia, 0.3% in New Zealand and Thailand, 0.2% in Taiwan and the Philippines, and 0.1% in China.  In Europe, equities have advanced 0.7% in Madrid, 0.4% in Frankfurt and Milan, and 0.3% in London, but the Paris Cac is off 0.1%. Not […] More

Equity Rally Extended

October 2, 2012

Monday’s better market tone extended into Tuesday, fed by a surprise Australian Official Cash Rate cut and hopes of a Spanish bailout. Stocks rose 1.1% in New Zealand, 1.0% in Australia, 0.8% in the Philippines, 0.7% in Singapore, 0.6% in Taiwan, 0.5% in Indonesia, and 0.3% in India.  China remains closed for the entire week, […] More