“Trade wars, Italy, Russia, Trump and Brexit”: What caused the recent tech stock crash?

The Federal Reserve, the central banking system of the United States, hiked its interest rate at its September 2018 meeting to a range of 2-2.25%. This increase meant a rise in US treasury yields, which made buying US Treasury bonds more appealing to investors. In October the yield on a 10-year US Treasury note reached … Continue reading “Trade wars, Italy, Russia, Trump and Brexit”: What caused the recent tech stock crash?