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Markets Drop Across Asia

Markets Drop Across Asia

Traders pushed major Asian Indices down on Wednesday. A confluence of factors stemming from the Fed’s hawkish turn, to the crisis in Ukraine and continuing lockdowns in China may be behind this shift.

Key Asian Indices on the Rise

Key Asian Indices on the Rise

In face of the financial fears caused by inflation and the geopolitical tensions around the world, key Asian indices like Nikkei225 and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng were able to soar on Wednesday.

Commodity Markets Respond to War in Europe

Commodity Markets Respond to War in Europe

Before sunrise on Thursday morning, the Russian Federation began a military offensive in Ukraine. In response, the price of several Commodities jumped, while Indices from Europe to East Asia plunged.


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