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Global shares edge higher as investors look past Archegos shockwave to COVID-19 developments, while US tech shares ease

22 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Global stocks edged slightly higher on Tuesday as investors shrugged off the Archegos hedge fund default.
Futures on the Dow Jones rose 0.2%, while those on the Nasdaq 100 fell 0.5%.
Investors are anticipating President Joe Biden's infrastructure spending speech on Wednesday.
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Global stocks rose on Tuesday, as investors shrugged off worries about wider fallout from the $35 billion Archegos default to focus instead on the worldwide progress of the COVID-19 vaccination program.
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