Tag: Interest Rates

July 11th 2022

The 5 questions investors are asking this Q2 earnings season

Q2 earnings season officially kicks off in the U.S. this week with a slew of publicly-listed companies lining up to open their books to….

June 17th 2022

Spotlight: Why are markets so scared of interest rates?

News of interest rate hikes, inflation and the prospect of stagflation dominated markets this week. Here’s why investors look so worried. 1. Big rate….

June 10th 2022

Spotlight: Why Apple is becoming a bank

What can’t Apple do? Whether it’s in hardware, software or streaming, the big tech company seems to have the Midas touch. But in recent….

May 13th 2022

Spotlight: Google wants a bite of Apple’s hardware empire

Google has unveiled a new product line to rival Apple’s, rolling out a string of Pixel products to diversify its revenue base. These are….

May 6th 2022

Spotlight: Amazon, eBay and Shopify warn the online shopping spree is over

Another big week of earnings this week saw the ecommerce sector come into full focus as major players like eBay forecast a spending slowdown.….

February 1st 2022

How do interest rates affect my investments?

Many central banks around the world right now are either raising interest rates or getting ready to – signalling a major economic shift both….