Asia-Pacific markets are mostly higher as investors digest the Fed’s smaller quarter-point increase

Signs of ‘serial acceleration’ in Hong Kong despite economic downturn in 2022: UBP UBB told CNBC’s “Squawk Box Asia” on Thursday that Hong Kong’s economy is “in a position to return to expansion” this year. “We’re seeing signs of a cascading acceleration in January. So that’s good news,” said Carlos Casanova, chief economist for Asia … Read more

The latest interest rate decision by the Federal Reserve

Stocks on the move: Ames-Osram up 5.8%, Hanover Rock up 5.1%. Semiconductor manufacturer Ams-Osram It rose 5.8% to lead the Stoxx 600 on news that Aldo Kamper, formerly of German cable and harness company, Aldo, has been appointed as its new CEO. At the other end of the European standard, Hanover Roeck It fell further … Read more

Eurozone GDP, Fed meeting in focus

Stocks on the Go: Unicredit up 11%, Philips down 5.8% UniCredit It continued to trade higher in the afternoon trade, up 11% after Tuesday’s bumper earnings report. On the other hand, the German arms maker Rheinmetall fell to the bottom of the benchmark, down 6.4%, and Phillips 5.8% sank the news that the workforce will … Read more

Orthopedic Cement Market Size Increased by $449.08 Million: Key Players Analysis as well as Major Contributor Region

North Amarica It will account for 42% of the market growth in the global bone cement market New YorkAnd January 30, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — North Amarica It commands a significant share of 42% of the global orthopedic cement market, with the United States being the major contributor to revenue. The large market share is due … Read more

La Niña Causes Active Markets for Produce – Blue Book Production

La Niña continues for the third consecutive winter. The National Weather Service (NWS) has released its climate forecast for the February-April season. Although Northern Hemisphere weather conditions still reflect La Niña conditions, the NWS expects La Niña to transform into an El Niño-Southern Oscillation in early spring. If La Niña conditions persist, farmers in the … Read more

Dow futures await Fed, earnings; Why This Might Be A “Life Changing” Market Rally

Dow Jones futures fell slightly Sunday night, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. X The stock market rally removed some key resistance last week. Major indices posted solid gains, responding positively to uneven earnings reports and economic data. Blue chips behaved well, with breakouts and point buys continuing to be successful. Since the … Read more

As the M&A market shrinks, event-driven hedge funds continue to bet and win big prizes

Mergers and acquisitions have been big business over many years of very low interest rates. While this is changing somewhat due to declining deal volumes, some huge deals are still poised to move forward, and hedge funds are betting heavily on such events. information from S&P Global Market Intelligence It revealed a soft end to … Read more