The US authorities filed a lawsuit against Facebook - what are the implications?
Asian equities soar ahead of American tax plan
On Wednesday, Asian equities rallied because market participants actually hoped for progress on key tax reform in the US, while the evergreen buck hovered close to one-month maximums on ascending hopes for an American interest rate leap in December.
On Wednesday, the administration along with Republicans in Congress is due to outline a tax initiative. Well, if passed, it would be the first considerable legislative win for Donald Trump since taking office in January.
Furthermore, it would be a victory for Wall Street because corporate tax drops would potentially spur revenues, and a tax amnesty on offshore cash holdings could drive more buybacks, thus sharing values.
Financial experts told that the American tech space is going to be one to watch because it boasts mountains of cash, which could be brought back for the purpose of sharing dividends and buybacks.
On Tuesday, Wall Street concluded mostly intact, although the tech sector earned 0.4%, with Apple equities soaring 1.7% after four sessions of dips.
Russian media companies are complaining that Youtube and Facebook block them. So sad. Now, what about the stock price?
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The European Central Bank will publish the monetary policy statement with the interest rate decision on January 21, at 14:45 MT time.
Joe Biden is going to unveil a Covid-19 relief package of about $2 trillion. After this announcement, the 10-year Treasury yield rose, adding support for the USD.
The US dollar’s weakness offered a boost to emerging-market currencies and oil.