ASX: The yesterday after the Reserve Bank expressed optimism surrounding plans to reopen the economy.
This helped to boost investors confidence in the market and helped prop up the market.
AUD: While the market improved after the , the Aussie dollar slipped within the 72 US cents range.
Wall St: The overnight after Microsoft and Apple spearheaded a strong rebound.
Bitcoin: The digital currency absolutely boomed overnight - rising over 4 per cent and surpassing the $70,000 (US$50,000) mark. latest price surge has above Facebook’s.
Chinese property woes: A midsize has failed to make a $281 million (US$205 million) payment due to bondholders, mirroring the concerts around Evergrande.
as the country’s largest developers try to avoid defaulting on billions of dollars of debt.
Fantasia Holdings Group announced it missed the payment in a statement issued through the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. It gave no explanation but said it had asked for trading of Fantasia shares to be suspended.
IMF downgrade: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects in 2021 to fall below its July forecast of 6 per cent.
IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva cited risks associated with debt, inflation and divergent economic trends amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
$1 trillion coin: US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen saaid it is "utterly essential" for Congress to lift the federal debt limit ahead of an October 18 deadline to avoid US default but has added that she to resolve the crisis.
Yellen told CNBC in an interview that she opposes the minting of a $US1 trillion (AU$1.4 trillion) platinum coin to resolve the crisis.
The idea comes from a legal loophole that allows the Treasury to mint platinum coins in any denomination it chooses.
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Japan's Princess Mako will marry a commoner in a subdued ritual after a three-year engagement plagued by scandal and media speculation which has left the 29-year-old niece of the emperor with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).She will become an ordinary citizen on Tuesday after marrying Kei Komuro, a 30-year-old Japanese law graduate who lives in New York, in line with laws mandating female imperial family members abandon royal status.
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Russia's second-largest bourse, SPB Exchange, which plans to apply for a U.S. listing in the first half of 2022, said on Thursday it had entered into a global custody agreement with Bank of New York Mellon Corp . SPB, which specialises in listing foreign securities, hopes to raise $150 million in an initial public offering on its own platform this year ahead of a larger U.S. listing, people familiar with the matter told Reuters earlier this month. The exchange confirmed its listing plans on Monday and said it intends to use net proceeds from the IPO for general corporate purposes, including the increase of capital of its key operating subsidiaries, Best Efforts Bank (SPB Bank) and MFB Clearing Center (SPB Clearing).
CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Decklar Resources Inc. (TSX-V: DKL) (OTCQX: DKLRF) (FSE: A1U1 (the “Company” or “Decklar”) announces the commencement of completion operations for the Oza-1 well re-entry. As previously announced, the Oza-1 well re-entry has been successfully flow-tested in the three target zones (L2.2, L2.4, and L2.6). The final well completion design and procurement has been concluded, with all completion equipment now having arrived on location at the Oza-1
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Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands – 21 October 2021 – GeoJunxion (GOJXN.AS) publishes its 2020-’21 Annual Accounts for the 18-month accounting year ending 30 June 2021. We are delighted to present the GeoJunxion Annual Report for the accounting year 2020-21. It covers the 18-month period from 1 January 2020 to 30 June 2021. However, the comparative financials for 2019 relate to the 12-month period from 1 January to 31 December 2019. A copy of the document is attached to this press release
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(Reuters) -Unilever warned inflation was likely to accelerate next year, keeping the pressure on consumer goods companies as they hike prices to try to offset surging energy and other costs. However, finance chief Graeme Pitkethly saw little let up in inflationary pressures, in a potential blow to central bankers who are hoping the current spike in prices will be transitory. "We expect inflation to be higher next year than this year," he said on a media call.
Japan's Princess Mako, the emperor's niece, will be married next week after years of criticism over her fiance that led to their marriage being postponed for three years and resulted in her being diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Mako, who turns 30 on Oct. 23, will lose her royal status after marrying commoner Kei Komuro, also 30. The two are set to live in the United States, where Komuro has a job with a law firm.
Tottenham take a second-string team to Holland to face Vitesse Arnhem in the Europa Conference League tonight. Spurs have left Harry Kane, Heung-min Son and their big guns back in London to rest ahead of Sunday’s Premier League trip to rivals West Ham. Nuno Espirito Santo has insisted that decision does not indicate a lack of respect for the Europa Conference League but it is clear that, for now, this competition is not his priority.
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Sales at Birkin bag maker Hermes grew by 31% in the third quarter, beating market expectations even as the pace of the rebound from the fallout of the coronavirus pandemic slowed down from the previous three months. Analysts had expected comparable revenues at the French luxury group, which strip out currency fluctuations, to grow by 21% in the three months to September, according to a consensus cited by UBS. Luxury goods companies have recovered sharply from the fallout of the health emergency, lifted by strong demand for high-end wares as lockdowns ease across the world and consumers return to socialising.