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EU and U.K Economy Facing Bleak Outlook

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Richard Bowman

Has U.S. Inflation Finally Peaked?; Ever wondered why stocks go up sometimes after bad news?; How to invest in the companies in the EU/UK region

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How to invest during a Recession; U.S. and China tension is rising, what does this mean for investors?; Tesla, Uber, Airbnb, etc. reported results this week

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Fed hikes interest rates again by another 0.75%; Q2 Earnings Season this week includes Tesla, AMD, Uber, and several others in our earnings calendar

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Apple, Amazon, Meta, etc. releasing Q2 earnings this week; China's property crisis similar to the 2008 subprime mortgage crisis?

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Second Quarter Earnings Season is also underway; tips for investing in this volatile market

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Global Corporate Debt Finally Falls After 8 Years cover

Price of Crude Oil has finally fallen below US$100 a barrel, albeit temporarily; Dr Copper giving us more signs of a global recession

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Richard Bowman
Russia Defaults on Foreign Debt for the First Time in a Century cover

Investors no longer "buy the dip"; Why oil prices remain high despite higher supply from OPEC

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S&P 500 Forecast to Dip Further Amid Recession Concerns cover

Real Estate sales at their lowest since 2020, and Australia experienced threats of blackouts amid failures in the energy market

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The U.S. Fed raised rates again this week by 0.75%, and the ECB has also confirmed a rate hike in July.

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The World Bank's Global Prospects Report re-iterates the challenges facing the global economy...

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The U.S. Market has slightly recovered from its selloff last week, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq on track to snap their 7-week losing streaks. Analysts however, believe that the stock market's rally in the last few days have been mainly fuelled by short-term optimism, with the overall trend still pointing towards a slowing economy and rising inflation.

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Global equity markets continued their recovery last week, with countries like India, Hong Kong and Japan all rising over 3.0%. The S&P 500 index posted a second weekly gain after declining for seven consecutive weeks. The consumer discretionary and technology sectors which have performed the worst so far this year led the way higher.

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The Consumer Staples sector came under pressure after several companies reported earnings that were negatively affected by inflation. China reported lower than expected industrial output and retail sales as Covid lockdowns took their toll on the economy.

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