The Australian stock market is no longer as heavily affected by the US stock market.
Stagflation, higher inflation and negative economic growth, is starting to appear across the world. The global economy is entering rocky waters, whihc will affect Australia.
According to one broker, geopolitical upheaval tends not to have a significant impact. But there are some subtleties.
It could dramatically increase inflation and lead to dengerous instability in a fragile financial system.
The financial markets are splitting into two because of the war in Ukraine
The Credit Suisse Yearbook has the Australian stock market as the world's best performing.
Yep, it's back. Be very afraid.
The worst case scenario is looking more likely.
Inflation looks like it is intensifying, but there are competing theories about what the future holds.
The recovery from the coronavirus shock is not expected to be like previous more cyclical changes in the markets.
The Evergrande collapse could signal an earthquake is coming in China's, and therefore the world's, financial markets.
Is the US Federal Reserve raising rates to defend the $US? It may trigger debt (leverage) eruptions.