The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose another 0.46% to close at 19,975 points, marking its 17th record high and stopping just 25 points short of the 'magical' 20,000 milestone eagerly awaited by the market.
Year-to-date the Dow is up 14.6%, with nearly 9% of performance coming after the US Presidential Election. US stocks gained a boost from the shock victory of Donald Trump (pictured) in the elections...
Partner Insight: In this environment, a well-resourced credit research team is essential and having traders to keep check on markets is very helpful too, according to Fidelity fixed income managers Sajiv Vaid, Peter Khan and Kris Atkinson
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In recent weeks, investors have fixated on the inversion of several sovereign yield curves, most notably the US Treasury curve.
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