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Silver is the new GameStop: Price boosted by online movement

The price of silver is rallying as the online trading movement fueling the rise of unloved shares like GameStop took a shine to the precious metal. Silver futures jumped almost 12% on Monday to over $30 per ounce – an eight-year high – following strong gains over the weekend. On Twitter, #silversqueeze was trending as […]

Virus fear persists in financial markets, S&P 500 down more than 1%

Virus fear persists in financial markets as volatile day ends with S&P 500 down more than 1% and bond yields sinking. Asian shares drop as virus fears grip markets again Asian shares slipped Friday as fears about the virus outbreak once again dominated financial markets. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei dived 3.1% to 20,663.32. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 […]