Market News Au and U.S. since Friday March 13th 2020

In Australia the S&P/ASX 200 at opening on Friday September 24 2021 was 7,370.20. It closed at 7,342.60.

Go NSW Covid Relief announcement on Tuesday July 13 2021.

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2021 movement
On January 1: 6,587.10. On February 1: 6,607.40. On March 1: 6,789.60.
On April 1: 6,828.70. On May 1: 7,025.80. On June 1: 7,142.60.
On July 1: 7,265.60. On August 1: 7,392.60. On September 1: 7,527.10.

2020 movement
On March 6: 6,216.20. On March 13: 5,539.30. On March 20: 4,816.60.
On March 27: 4,842.40. On April 3: 5,067.50. On May 1: 5,245.90.
On June 1: 5,819.20. On July 1: 5,934.40. On August 1: 5,927.80.
On September 1: 5,953.40. On October 1: 5,872.90. On November 1: 5,927.60.
On December 1: 6,517.80.

 
In the US the S & P 500 previously at close on Thursday was at 4,448.98. It closed on Friday at 4,455.48.

2021 movement
On January 1: 3,756.07. On February 1: 3,714.24. On March 1: 3,901.82.
On April 1: 4,019.87. On May 1: 4,181.17. On June 1: 4,202.04.
On July 1: 4,319.94. On August 1: 4,395.26. On September 1: 4,524.09.

2020 movement
On March 6: 2,972.37. On March 13: 2,711.02. On March 20: 2,304.92.
On March 27: 2,541.47. On April 3: 2,488.65. On May 1: 2,830.71.
On June 1: 3,055.73. On July 1: 3,115.86. On August 1: 3,271.12.
On September 1: 3,526.65. On October 1: 3,380.80. On November 1: 3,269.96
On December 1: 3,621.63.

 
AUD to USD $0.73

On January 20th, 2020 the exchange rate was $0.69, a rate it has hovered around since May 2019.
On February 20th it was $0.66. On March 11th it was $0.65, then lost about one cent daily to a low of $0.57 on Thursday March 19th, even an 18-year low of $0.55 at different points on that Thursday-Friday-Saturday-Sunday before recovering to $0.58 on Monday March 23rd. It hovered around 60 to 63 cents for the next month, climbed to 65 cents on April 28th, 70 cents on June 9th, then a two-year high of 74 cents on September 1st.

According to the Reserve Bank of Australia, it is consistent with the increase in commodity prices (e.g. iron ore) over recent months.

Click here for each month's average AUD to USD rate since 1960 according to fxtop, ignoring those ads on avoiding Aussie recession, depression and doom, buy gold here. Yes, buy gold, but buy it from the Amen and the Beginning, gold that has been "fired out of the fire" Rev 3:18 .

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Front Page of The Australian
Wednesday 14th July 2021
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NSW subsidy commencing 15th July

KEY RELIEF DURING LOCKDOWN

* Updated Wednesday 28th July

Click here for PM announcement.

Increased financial support for hundreds of thousands of workers in New South Wales will be available from next week.