“Digital gold” and European stocks: what to invest in (and what to avoid) in 2024?

Europe Business Observatory takes a closer look at which investments are most likely to deliver returns in the new year, amid various uncertainties in the global economy. 2023 has been a roller-coaster year for markets, boosted by expectations of rate cuts from the US, UK and Europe, global tensions flaring up in the Middle East … Read more

Gold price growth under scrutiny: This is why gold is increasingly popular with Asian central banks

Gold prices had a strong year. In addition to the prospect of interest rates falling again, massive gold purchases by many Asian central banks may have been a decisive factor in price gains. Why is gold so attractive to the central banks of China, India et al. • Asian central banks significantly increased their gold … Read more

Market report: DAX investors completely relaxed

Even on the second trading day of the shortened trading week, the DAX did not see any big jumps. However, sentiment in the stock market remains upbeat and hopes for interest rates persist. The DAX started the last full trading day of the year with modest price gains. It rose 0.2 percent to 16,773 points … Read more

Real estate: Stoves made of… gold – Prices for new housing construction are dizzying – Why are they increasing?

Without a brake, their rally continues increases on the domestic real estate market, with sale prices residence an increase of 53.8% nationally and 71.1% in Attica, from 2017 to the second quarter of 2023, when in European Union according to the latest data, it reaches 46%. Eurostat. A key factor in the rapid rise in … Read more