Asian exchanges give way due to Hong Kong tensions

Tokyo Stock Exchange In front of an electronic stock exchange display board. (Photo: AP) Tokyo Equity markets in Asia eased on Friday due to China’s new security laws planned in Hong Kong. “There is a risk that this will increase tensions between the United States and China,” said Nomura Securities analyst Ei Kaku. US President […]

Corona vaccine report makes investors hesitate

Exchange board in Tokyo The corona crisis continues to affect the markets. (Photo: dpa) Tokyo The Asian stock exchanges struggled to maintain the stock rally of the past few days on Wednesday: A media report raised doubts about the potential effectiveness of a promising corona vaccine from the US pharmaceutical company Moderna. The interim results […]

Tensions between the USA and China weigh on Asia’s stock exchanges

Exchange board in Tokyo The trade dispute between the United States and China is weighing on the Asian markets. (Photo: dpa) Seoul Fears of growing tensions between the United States and China on Friday’s Asian stock exchanges depressed sentiment. The trigger was statements by US President Donald Trump. In an interview with Fox, he even […]

Deutsche Börse must not be lenient with Lufthansa

Prohibition sign at Frankfurt Airport Lufthansa will soon be denied access to the Dax-30. (Photo: AFP) That too. As if Deutsche Lufthansa didn’t have enough problems, it now faces a rapid descent from the Dax. In view of the price drop of more than 50 percent this year, the average market capitalization in April was […]

ETFs celebrate an anniversary in crisis

Bull and bear The most popular are, among others, ETFs on classic equity staves such as Euro Stoxx50, S&P 500 or MSCI Welt. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt The financial industry stands for crises. There were three in this millennium alone. But if there is a success story in the investment world, then index funds are part […]

Deutsche Börse presents new sustainability index

Frankfurt They don’t like baking small rolls at Deutsche Börse, one of the largest European exchange operators. “We are convinced that the Dax 50 ESG will become the standard for sustainable investments in Germany,” said Stephan Flägel on Wednesday in Frankfurt. He heads the index division at stock exchange subsidiary Qontigo, which among other things […]

Dax builds on the previous day’s rally

Dusseldorf Despite the weak guidelines from the USA, the leading German index continues its rally of the previous day. In morning trading, the DAX rises by one percent to 12,104 points. Today’s Wednesday and other trading days this week, the Frankfurt benchmark should answer an important question: Has the sell-off of the previous week finally […]

Dax defies the weak US requirements

Dusseldorf Despite the weak guidelines from the USA, the leading German index continues its rally of the previous day. In morning trading, the Dax rose 0.7 percent to 12,070 points. Today’s Wednesday and other trading days this week, the Frankfurt benchmark should answer an important question: Has the sell-off of the previous week finally ended? […]