scorecardresearchWorld stocks eye best month since late 2020, dollar slips

World stocks eye best month since late 2020, dollar slips

Updated: 29 Jul 2022, 02:07 PM IST
TL;DR.
As inflation surges across major markets and central bankers fight to raise rates without killing off growth, riskier markets like stocks have tended to react positively to any softening in sentiment on the part of policymakers.
Pedestrians stand in front of an electronic quotation board displaying the numbers of the World's stock market, including share prices of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (C, top) in Tokyo on June 14, 2022. (Photo by Kazuhiro NOGI / AFP)

Pedestrians stand in front of an electronic quotation board displaying the numbers of the World's stock market, including share prices of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (C, top) in Tokyo on June 14, 2022. (Photo by Kazuhiro NOGI / AFP)