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Things to invest in 2019 – 6 Markets to Keep a Close Eye On

The year 2018 is behind us. And, if we were to describe its effect on the global economy in one word, then you’ll probably agree with us that turbulent fits it perfectly just by looking at the facts.

An endlessly ongoing trade war. Cannabis shares surging in price. Cryptocurrencies hitting record lows. A seemingly disjointed UK parliament failing to progress the Brexit negotiations. All these events sent mixed signals to investors and forced them to constantly re-update their portfolios in the hopes of catching up with the racing market trends.

Will the same thing happen in 2019? Let’s find out.

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Weekly Overview (February 6 – 12, 2017): Australian Retail Sales drop and more

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Australian retail turnover fell 0.1 percent in December, data released on Monday showed. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, household goods sales fell 2.3 percent and other retailing was down 0.2 percent. Clothing, footwear and personal accessory sales were up 1.4 percent; food retailing rose 0.5 percent; as well as cafes, restaurants and takeaway food services: 0.2 percent; and department stores: 0.3 percent.

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