With the pandemic claiming about 1000 lives a day in the United States, many departments said they lack the money and the staff to identify people who have been exposed, according to a survey of a 121 local agencies.
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The focus is on the ongoing negotiations of the next stimulus bill in the United States, which do not seem to move forward.
Stocks futures rose on Monday, indicating a higher start to the first session of August.
The Bank of England is expected to keep its monetary policy unchanged this Thursday.
US cases jump by 67.000, US agrees to pay Sanofi and GSK 2.1 billion dollars for 100 million doses of coronavirus vaccine.
Gold gains more than 1% against the US dollar and currently trading at 1976. Intraday it reached up to 1980 which is a new record for the precious metal.
The risk of a second wave of coronavirus is more likely to put pressure on rates. Risky assets are supported by fiscal and monetary stimulus.
In the United States, the economy was contracted by (worst-ever) 32.9% in the second quarter in 2020, crushed by COVID-19 lockdowns in 2nd quarter.
Gold is waiting to see what the US Fed says. And then... see the article to know, what's then.
The pair slightly contracted after reaching the highest level since 2018. What’s next?
GBP/USD seems to be bouncing downwards. Where will that end?
The USD is losing its grip on the South African rand. Until when?