22 OCTOBER 2021 09:56 IST | ENGLISH | MONEY & FINANCES | GENERAL AUDIENCE

Hersh P. Sayta

Hersh P. Sayta

S&P 500 hit an all-time high aided by better earnings, jobs data. The Nasdaq composite rose over 0.5% in the trade as well. The Dow closed flat on Thursday. European indices were spooked over the Evergrande situation and closed in the red. Asian indices which were largely negative yesterday, have started the day slightly positive. The SGX Nifty Futures closed lower for the third day in a row yesterday. Metal prices fell over 3% while gold rose on the back of a weak dollar. Yields are rising. Oil has dipped slightly. Bitcoin lost over 5% as volatility continues. Hersh Sayta takes us through the latest in global markets, commodities, bonds and crypto.

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