Analyses

U.S. bond market takes looming Treasuries deluge in stride

U.S. bond market takes looming Treasuries deluge in stride

Published 06/08/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. government debt supply will likely continue to boom, but bond market investors seem to be taking it in stride. The [more…]

Australia’s pension funds feel heat of powerful inquiry

Australia’s pension funds feel heat of powerful inquiry

Published 06/08/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian pension funds are “surrounded by temptation” to put profits ahead of people, a barrister assisting an inquiry into financial misconduct said [more…]

Rival warplane projects underline Europe’s divisions

Rival warplane projects underline Europe’s divisions

Published 23/07/2018

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) - Britain’s showy launch of a new fighter jet project at this week’s Farnborough Airshow has laid bare political tensions that are [more…]

U.S., euro zone growth readings to tell story of divergence

U.S., euro zone growth readings to tell story of divergence

Published 20/07/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The U.S. and euro zone economies remain a world apart and growth data due in the coming days will only highlight the [more…]

‘Medical check-ups’: Japan firms tap banks for advice as activists…

‘Medical check-ups’: Japan firms tap banks for advice as activists…

Published 19/07/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese companies are increasingly turning to investment banks and public relations firms for advice on dealing with potential approaches by activist investors [more…]

Indictment of Russian officers puts pressure on Trump at Putin summit

Indictment of Russian officers puts pressure on Trump at Putin summit

Published 14/07/2018

GLASGOW, Scotland (Reuters) - If U.S. President Donald Trump was inclined to be tentative when raising election meddling with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, [more…]

Trump’s $500 billion trade threat makes China’s already battered…

Trump’s $500 billion trade threat makes China’s already battered…

Published 06/07/2018

SHANGHAI/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Six months of wrangling over trade tariffs with the United States has wiped out about a fifth of China’s stock market value [more…]

Curbs on Chinese investment could hit Detroit and Silicon Valley

Curbs on Chinese investment could hit Detroit and Silicon Valley

Published 06/07/2018

DETROIT (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to block Chinese investment in U.S. companies could be trouble for a number of American automotive and [more…]

Loeb’s Third Point takes new approach in battle with Nestle

Loeb’s Third Point takes new approach in battle with Nestle

Published 02/07/2018

BOSTON (Reuters) - For a year, billionaire hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb has watched quietly from afar as Nestle SA tries to energize its business. [more…]

Investors seek cover as trade battles rattle world markets

Investors seek cover as trade battles rattle world markets

Published 02/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Investors have sharply increased their use of hedging strategies, signaling concerns that the intensifying trade battle between the United States and China [more…]