Stock markets braced for more losses amid volatility and inflation fears

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the Guardian—After $4 trn losses last week, Australian shares will be the first to test the water on Monday as investors await US inflation figures The world’s financial markets are braced for more volatility this week amid predictions that stocks could fall further before stabilising. Last week saw $4 trn wiped off the value of shares around the world and the most important market, the United States, entered into an official correction after falling more than 10% from its record level in January. Continue...

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