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US and Europe restarting joint efforts in fight against climate change
US and Europe restarting joint efforts in fight against climate change
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US and Europe restarting joint efforts in fight against climate change

The USA and the EU are back on the same page as new President Joe Biden takes office. The new US climate envoy John Kerry, on his first visit to Brussels in this role, underlined the importance of the renewed climate alliance with Europe. “We are committed to renewing our strong alliance in the fight against the climate crisis,” the former US Secretary of State said in a joint statement with EU representatives last Wednesday.

Hopes for upswing continue to drive oil and industrial metal prices higher
Hopes for upswing continue to drive oil and industrial metal prices higher
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Hopes for upswing continue to drive oil and industrial metal prices higher

Hopes for an economic recovery, but also the latest inflation fears, have recently fuelled the price rally on the commodity markets, with prices for crude oil and industrial metals continuing to soar. Several metal prices recently rose to multi-year highs.

“Environmentally friendly technologies will be growing for years”
“Environmentally friendly technologies will be growing for years”
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“Environmentally friendly technologies will be growing for years”

Technologies – and, in particular, environmentally friendly ones – were THE big narrative on the stock exchanges last year. The upward trend of these companies continues in view of the clear political cues. Interview with Clemens Klein, Senior Professional Fund Manager.

US earnings season gets off to a positive start, Netflix with record figures
US earnings season gets off to a positive start, Netflix with record figures
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US earnings season gets off to a positive start, Netflix with record figures

On the world’s stock exchanges, earnings season in the USA is being followed with great interest. During this period, almost all major listed US companies report on their past financial quarter and give an outlook for the coming year.

OPEC+ haggling over production restrictions at ongoing meeting
OPEC+ haggling over production restrictions at ongoing meeting
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OPEC+ haggling over production restrictions at ongoing meeting

The eyes of the international business world are currently fixed on Vienna. At the OPEC headquarters in downtown Vienna, the oil cartel’s member states and its allies are currently haggling over production volumes, and thus the further development of oil prices, via video conference.

Turkey: Erdogan combats crisis with new economic programme after change of staff
Turkey: Erdogan combats crisis with new economic programme after change of staff

Turkey: Erdogan combats crisis with new economic programme after change of staff

After unexpected replacements of the head of the central bank and the finance minister, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan recently declared war on the inflation and currency depreciation in his country with a new economic programme. In doing so, Erdogan is radically turning away from his previous economic policy line by relying on foreign investment and monetary stability.