Better manufacturing data as well industrial production figures boosted asset prices.
Despite all the new exchange-traded products hitting the market, investors remain in love with income-oriented funds. Here are a couple of new ones worth a look.
US markets set for a higher open ahead of economic data.
Also, concerns over China's liquidity conditions are easing.
There is no news of when the chips will be produced or for which devices, but there is much speculation.
Despite rising interest rates, there are still equity-based exchange traded funds that offer attractive returns.
Chinese stocks plummet overnight on concerns over a liquidity crunch that further slow growth in the country.
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