Fri. Sep 25th, 2020

Gold hits six-week high as traders look for Santa Rally – business live

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, on the final trading day before Christmas

6.16pm GMT

Boom! America’s Nasdaq index has closed at a new all-time high, as the 2019 bull market continues its run.

The market avoided a repeat of last year’s Christmas Eve meltdown, with stocks closing flat or close to flat. The Nasdaq edged higher to a new record for its 9th consecutive record closed. https://t.co/KtbpveF0JL pic.twitter.com/fBAGUKRjYj

4.49pm GMT

Wall Street is looking rather subdued, as traders get their final orders in before Christmas.

Continue reading…Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, on the final trading day before ChristmasLatest: UK stocks close at new peakEurope’s Stoxx 600 hits record highIntroduction: Gold rallies in pre-Christmas tradingAnalyst: Gold could keep rallying in 2020Trade war jitters haven’t gone away 6.16pm GMTBoom! America’s Nasdaq index has closed at a new all-time high, as the 2019 bull market continues its run.The market avoided a repeat of last year’s Christmas Eve meltdown, with stocks closing flat or close to flat. The Nasdaq edged higher to a new record for its 9th consecutive record closed. https://t.co/KtbpveF0JL pic.twitter.com/fBAGUKRjYj 4.49pm GMTWall Street is looking rather subdued, as traders get their final orders in before Christmas. Continue reading…