Andia Rispah

Andia Rispah is a Personal Finance & Investment Writer who helps Financial Advisors to create valuable content to help their clients make smarter financial investments. I use my industry experience to write content that builds awareness, trust and turns readers into raving fans.

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Asia stocks rise ahead of U.S. jobs data.

On Friday, stocks in Asian rose ahead of the US jobs data for November expected later today. Mainland Chinese stocks were higher on Friday, with the Shenzhen composite component adding 0.81% to 9,878.62. The Shenzhen composite also advancing 0.821% to...

U.S. dollar unchanged ahead of the U.S job report

On Friday, the USD remained stable in Asia as traders looked forward to the release of the latest U.S. job report due later today. The U.S. dollar index was unchanged at 97.380 by 05:30 GMT. The index tracks the USD...

EU backs plans for tighter money-laundering supervision.

On Thursday, finance ministers at the European Union agreed to back plans for stronger supervision to curb money-laundering. The decision follows a series of revelations about large amounts of dirty money flowing through European Banks. Last year, the Eu experienced...

Dollar edges lower amid trade uncertainties

On Thursday, the dollar edged lower against its rivals as Trump sends mixed messages tempering with hopes that the U.S. and China would soon reach a trade deal. On Wednesday, Trump said trade talks with China were going on “very...

Harlem Capital a diversity-focused VC fund debuts with $40M

Harlem Capital upgraded from an angel syndicate to full-fledged venture capital, closing its debut effort on an oversubscribed $40.3 million. Managing partners Henri Pierre-Jacques and Jarrid Tingle in New York City launched Harlem Capital in 2015. The two have since...

European shares rebound after Trump’s trade war scare

The European shares recovered on Wednesday from some losses made in the previous session. The rebound came after Trump surprised the world markets by saying the US-China trade deal could wait until after the 2020 presidential election in the U.S...

The US Dollar stable as trade woes hit Asia

On Wednesday, the USD remained stable in Asia during the morning trade after Trump raised doubts that the US would sign a trade deal with China before the end of 2020. “In some ways, I like the idea of waiting...

EUR/USD pair trades sideways as US-France trade tensions flare

On Tuesday morning, forex markets reacted to a sudden flare of trade tensions between the US and France. The EUR/USD pair currently trades at $1.1073, virtually unchanged from the morning’s opening rate. The EUR is struggling to find support as...

US dollar rose as trade talks remain in focus

On Tuesday morning, the USD rose while Asian currencies moved sideways in Asia after Trump announced his plans to revive tariffs on steel and aluminum from Brazil and Argentina. The announcement came after Monday’s data from the Institute of Supply...

European stocks rise on PMI, Germany’s Fiscal Boost Hopes

On Monday, the European stocks advanced following the release of robust Chinese economic data. According to the data, China seems to be bouncing back after ending with a 2.7% gain in November. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, +0.33% gained 0.5%...

U.S. Dollar flat in holiday-thinned trade

The USD remained flat during the holiday-thinned trade as the China-US trade progress remained in focus. However, the Latin American currencies remained active, with Brazil’s real experiencing several sharper moves. The U.S. President Trump signed into law two bills backing Hong...

Yuan steady as China PMI increases after months of gloom

The Chinese yuan remained relatively stable as December began with good news from China’s economy. China’s Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) was at 51.8 in November, up from a reading of 51.7 in October. On Friday, the National Bureau of Statistics...

The GBP react to poll projecting Conservative election win

A poll predicting a Conservative Party majority win in Dec 12 election lifted the pound. The poll estimated the win at 68 seats under the model YouGov pollsters developed. The win would give Prime Minister Boris Johnson a mandate to...

Linton Hydro raises a £3.3M crowdfunding investment.

Linton Hydro has raised £3.3m crowdfunding investment through the Triodos impact investment crowdfunding platform. Investors include both retail and institutional investors. Linton is the company behind two North Yorkshire hydroelectric power schemes. It owns and operates two adjacent hydropower schemes...

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