It would be an understatement to say that 2020 was a difficult year for everyone. Most of the world has been living in perpetual fear for several months. This includes the economic downturn various industries have faced including agriculture, energy, tourism, and retail businesses.
The Buttonwood Tree is a digital business newspaper covering high finance. The Buttonwood Tree got its name from the Buttonwood Agreement of 1792.
Under a buttonwood tree stockbrokers aimed to organize the trading of securities in New York. It is the birthplace of Wall Street as we know it today.