Thursday , September 24 2020
Home / FT Alphaville / Markets Now – Monday 3rd August 2020

Markets Now – Monday 3rd August 2020

The FT’s first ever mention of Bytedance, the owner of video silo Tiktok, was in Alphaville. Back in November 2016, FTAV cast a crook eye at Bytedance’s technology stack and mooted bn valuation as part of its This is nuts. When’s the crash? strand. Spin forward less than two years and the valuation had risen to bn. A year and ten months after that, the actual POTUS is using mafia tactics to break up Bytedance on undefined national security grounds. History is a relentless master.On this side of the pond there’s a more rounded approach to Chinese diplomatic relations. HSBC -- a ~bn valued company that collects data on customers in 64 countries and publicly supports the CCP, having operated in Shanghai since 1865 -- breezed through a half-year results conference call in which

FT Alphaville considers the following as important:

This could be interesting, too:

Bradford DeLong writes Briefly Noted for 2020-09-23

Menzie Chinn writes 13 Nobel Laureates in Economics on the Choice of President

Menzie Chinn writes President Trump’s Statement on the Occasion of Covid-19 Fatalities Exceeding 200,000

ocanuto writes Dependency and disconnect of U.S. financial markets

The FT’s first ever mention of Bytedance, the owner of video silo Tiktok, was in Alphaville....

FT Alphaville
FT Alphaville is a free daily news and commentary service giving finance professionals the information they need, when they need it. In a world where market professionals are inundated with information there is a pressing need to edit and filter, and hopefully sow a few ideas along the way. That’s where the FT Alphaville team comes in.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *