The Kosdaq rose by 0.66%, but the ASX was down 1%. The stock market ended the day 1.7% higher than it did on June 1st. The S&P Global Hong Kong Purchase Manager's Index, which is adjusted for seasonality, fell from 49.6 to 48.9 at the end of October. One key addition has been made to the updated list.
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The Fed Funds Futures Pricing is used to estimate probabilities. The yield on two-year Treasury bills was 4.954%, while the yield on 10-year Treasury bills had dropped to 4.691% from a peak of 5% a couple weeks ago. Wall Street's favorite fear gauge -- traded at a low of 16.12 on Friday, a new level. Fred Imbert