A sign for Wall Street is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange in October. Photo: EPA-EFE A sign for Wall Street is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange in October. Photo: EPA-EFE
A sign for Wall Street is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange in October. Photo: EPA-EFE

Dow hits 30,000 for first time on Joe Biden transition and coronavirus vaccine hopes

  • Investors reassured that the US can avoid a constitutional crisis over the handover of power from Trump
  • Markets also cheered by news that Biden will tap ex-Fed chair Yellen as Treasury head, as well as upbeat AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine results

Topic |   Coronavirus vaccine
A sign for Wall Street is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange in October. Photo: EPA-EFE A sign for Wall Street is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange in October. Photo: EPA-EFE
A sign for Wall Street is seen outside the New York Stock Exchange in October. Photo: EPA-EFE
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