2023-01-24 11:16:01

Global market: Ukrainian media revealed that several Ukrainian officials resigned and G7 failed to reach a consensus on adjusting the price limit of Russian oil

1. Russia said it was attacking the Ukrainian army in many places, and Ukraine said it was attacking the Russian army positions; 2. Most European and American stock markets closed higher on Monday, with the Nasdaq rising more than 2%, leading the three major US stock indexes higher; 3. A Ryanair passenger plane was threatened by bomb fraud, with 190 people on board; 4. Musk: Saudi sovereign wealth fund abandoned Tesla's privatization plan.

Global market: Ukrainian media revealed that several Ukrainian officials resigned and G7 failed to reach a consensus on adjusting the price limit of Russian oil

Overnight stock market

Global market: Ukrainian media revealed that several Ukrainian officials resigned and G7 failed to reach a consensus on adjusting the price limit of Russian oil

European and American stock markets closed mostly higher on Monday (January 23). In US equities, the Nasdaq rose more than 2%, leading the three major indexes. US and Chinese stocks rose as a whole, with the NASDAQ China Golden Dragon Index up 1.66%, making a good start in the year of the rabbit.

Commodity market

Global market: Ukrainian media revealed that several Ukrainian officials resigned and G7 failed to reach a consensus on adjusting the price limit of Russian oil

On Monday (January 23), the price of light crude oil futures for March delivery on the New York Mercantile Exchange fell 0.02 US dollars to close at 81.62 US dollars per barrel, down 0.02%; The price of London Brent crude oil futures for delivery in March rose 0.56 US dollars to close at 88.19 US dollars per barrel, or 0.64%.

The futures price of February gold, the most active trading in the gold futures market of the New York Mercantile Exchange, rose 0.4 US dollars to close at 1928.6 US dollars per ounce, or 0.02%. The price of silver futures for delivery in March fell 38.1 cents, or 1.59%, to US $23.554 per ounce.

The futures prices of corn, wheat and soybeans fell on the Chicago Board of Trade. The most active March contract in the corn market closed at $6.6625 per bushel, down 10 cents or 1.48% from the previous trading day; The March wheat contract closed at $7.2 per bushel, down 21.5 cents or 2.90% from the previous trading day; The March soybean contract closed at US $14.9025 per bushel, down 16.25 cents or 1.08% from the previous trading day.

Russian-Uzbekistan Conflict Express

① Russia said it was attacking the Ukrainian army in many places

② Russian Foreign Minister: The longer the West refuses to negotiate, the more complex the situation in Ukraine will become

③ Ukrainian media: Several Ukrainian officials resigned

④ Ukrainian National Atomic Energy Corporation: The permanent experts of the International Atomic Energy Agency in Uzbekistan have started work

⑤ US media: The Group of Seven failed to reach a consensus on adjusting the Russian oil price ceiling

⑥ Latvia announced that it would reduce its diplomatic relations with Russia

⑦ Russia announced to lower the level of diplomatic relations with Estonia; Foreign Minister of Estonia: The Russian Ambassador to Estonia must leave the country before February 7

⑧ The EU agreed to further provide assistance of 500 million euros to Ukraine

⑨ The Federal Government of Germany: It does not rule out the possibility of providing "leopard" tanks to Ukraine, but has not yet made a decision

⑩ Japanese Foreign Minister: Determined to strengthen Japan-US deterrence, strengthen sanctions against Russia and support Ukraine

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