Scoreboard: European slide

European markets took a hit on ECB securities purchasing news, while Wall Street ended flat and the Australian dollar gained some ground.

In US economic data, new claims for unemployment insurance (jobless claims) fell by 8,000 to 287,000 in the latest week, well short of forecasts centred on a result near 297,000. Factory orders fell 10.1 per cent in August, larger than the 9.3 per cent decline expected. And planned job layoffs fell from 40,010 to 34,477 in September, according to Challenger. And the ISM New York index rose from 648.0 to 654.8 in September.



{{ twilioFailed ? 'SMS Code Failed to Send…' : 'An SMS verification code has been sent ...' }}

Hi {{ user.FirstName }}

Looks like you have already taken a free trial

Please enter your payment details

We have sent you a code via SMS to {{user.DayPhone}}

please enter this code below to complete your SMS verification

We cannot send you a code via SMS to {{user.DayPhone}}

If you didn't receive SMS code please

SMS code cannot be sent due to: {{ twilioStatus }}

Please select one of the options below:

Looks you are already a member. Please enter your password to proceed

Please untick this box when using a public or shared device

Verify your mobile number to proceed...

Please check your mobile number below and press the Send Verification Code button. This will be used to complete your verification in the next step.

Please sign up for full access


Updating information

Please wait ...


{{ productPrice }} / day
( GST included )
Price $0
GST $0
Discount -{{productDiscount}}
TOTAL {{productPrice}}
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

Please click on the ACTIVATE button to finalise your membership


The email address you entered is registered with InvestSMART.

Please login or select "Don't know password"

Please untick this box when using a public or shared device

Register as a new member

(using a different email)

Related Articles