Lumber prices were an unlikely beneficiary of COVID-19 stay-at-home orders; people stuck at home became do-it-yourself carpenters, creating a huge demand for a limited supply. But prices have tapered off in the last couple of months, and many are wondering if the frenzy is over and lumber prices will settle down to pre-pandemic levels.
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Cryptocurrencies have circulated for a while but are still plagued by scepticism. Recently, cryptos have received endorsements from high-profile advocates, and the credibility of this asset class is growing—along with its prices. What are the top cryptos, where are their prices heading, and are they worth serious investor consideration?
At the end of July, it was announced that EQUOS is set to become the US’ first publicly traded cryptocurrency exchange, with a planned “backdoor listing” on the Nasdaq before year-end, having received approval from market regulators. As part of the blockchain-powered Hong Kong-based financial-services company Diginex