Monday 26th April 2021
Markets were on a positive frame of mind at the end of the week, with a strong set of PMIs in the US and Europe, which helped push equities still higher in America. But how much is too much? Phil Dobbie asks NAB’s Tapas Strickland whether some of this is being driven by a fear of missing out. Meanwhile, with all the positive news, how long can the Fed continue to argue the need for such high levels of bond purchases and years of low interest rates? Will there be any hint that a change in direction is even being considered, when the Fed meet this week?