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Whether or not the tragic Covid-19 pandemic is running out of steam, as investors seemed to think on Monday...

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Investors did a great job of completely ignoring the economic data over the last few days. They paid far more attention to Covid-19 news...

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After the Chinese manufacturing PMIs and one of the Australian measures came in above 50 on Wednesday...

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On 4 March, the Bank of Canada cut its benchmark by half a percentage point to 1.25%. On 16 March, it took it down by another...

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Last week was not an easy one for anybody in financial markets. US and UK equities fell by 16% and 12% respectively...

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On Tuesday there was another burst of governmental and central bank efforts to pour water on the flames of economic meltdown...

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It was more of the same for financial markets on Monday as investors became more fretful about the spread of coronavirus and its possible economic impact...

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A half-hearted swing from caution towards risk left the Swiss franc at the back of the field and the Norwegian krone in the lead...

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It will be the turn of the Bank of England to leave interest rates unchanged today. Or will it?

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Despite the best efforts of the Chinese government, the coronavirus continues to spread. A report this morning said that 4,515 people have been infected...