Yesterday, investors focused on the technological sector, leaving behind the second wave's damage to the economy. TECH100 closed for the second consecutive day at a record high growing 0.63%. USA30 and USA500 fell 1.38%, and 0.52% respectively.
Gold lost some of the Wednesday’s momentum shedding 0.9% to reach $1,803.80 per ounce.
The Dollar Index touched a one-month low at $1.1371.
Asia and Australia
Asia seems to have put aside the tensions between the US and China over the Hong Kong and Macau security laws. The violent protests didn’t phase the markets. HongKong45 added 0.3%.
Japan225 gained 0.40%.
Australia’s ASX rose 0.59%.
USD/JPY was close to a four-month high at 6.9808.
AUD/USD traded at $0.7001, representing a one-month high.
EUR/GBP was down 0.33% to 0.8951.
EUR/USD scored a one-month high of $1.1371.
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Sources: marketwatch.com, investing.com, reuters.com