U.S. ETFs in Focus as Market Cap Hits $30 trillion

The U.S. stock market added $ 6.9 trillion in market cap since President Donald Trump’s inauguration. Based on Russell 3000, market cap reached $ 30.6 trillion on Jan 18. Paul Hickey, co-founde...

Canada ETFs in Focus on Rate Hike

Bank of Canada (BoC) announced Wednesday that it was raising its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points, the third time since July 2017. The key interest rate was hiked to 1.25% in the recent mon...

China ETFs in Focus as GDP Beats Expectations

China’s economy grew faster than expected in the fourth quarter of 2017, official data showed. An export-led recovery helped alleviate concerns over a crackdown on pollution intensive industrie...

Bitcoin Bubble Burst? ETFs in Focus

The hottest investment of 2017, bitcoin, hit the brake to start 2018. The cryptocurrencydropped as much as 20% on Jan 17, sliding below $ 10,000. Other cryptocurrencies also followed suit in apprehen...

Focus On New Construction Data

We certainly have new Q4 earnings data to pass along to our readers ahead of the bell this morning, but being Thursday we also have weekly Initial Jobless Claims. Beyond this, we also see new reads o...

U.K. ETFs in Focus as Inflation Drops

Inflation in the UK dropped for the first time in six months in December, indicating that the post-Brexit hit on consumer spending might finally be easing. Into the Headlines U.K. consumer price inde...