Credit and Corporate Debt

Global stocks push higher, dollar sapped by rate hike uncertainty

Global stocks push higher, dollar sapped by rate hike uncertainty

Published 19/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - World shares started the week on the front foot on Monday, amid conflicting signals of a potential truce in the China-U.S. trade [more…]

Sri Lanka’s political crisis triggers major economic concerns

Sri Lanka’s political crisis triggers major economic concerns

Published 30/10/2018

(The story is refiled to fix ‘triggers’ in headline.) By Shihar Aneez and Abhirup Roy COLOMBO/MUMBAI (Reuters) - A decision by Sri Lanka’s president to [more…]

Italy’s PM defiant on budget, denies coalition rift

Italy’s PM defiant on budget, denies coalition rift

Published 18/10/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Italy’s prime minister on Thursday denied any division between the two parties in his governing coalition, after reports of a spat over [more…]

Lack of Italy debt contagion explodes notion of euro periphery

Lack of Italy debt contagion explodes notion of euro periphery

Published 18/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The striking lack of financial contagion across the euro zone from Italy’s bond-market blowout this year shows investors are breaking an eight-year [more…]

Dollar steadies as Fed minutes weigh on stocks, yuan

Dollar steadies as Fed minutes weigh on stocks, yuan

Published 18/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar held near a one-week high on Thursday and stocks were mixed after minutes showing the Federal Reserve may favor more [more…]

China Treasury holdings in August fall to lowest since June 2017:…

China Treasury holdings in August fall to lowest since June 2017:…

Published 16/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - China’s holdings of U.S. Treasuries fell for a third straight month in August to their lowest in more than a year, [more…]

BNP Paribas Asset Management goes short U.S. tech stocks

BNP Paribas Asset Management goes short U.S. tech stocks

Published 05/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - BNP Paribas Asset Management is shifting its exposure across U.S. equities away from banks and positioning for a decline in technology stocks, [more…]

Goldman, JPMorgan, four others must face stock lending antitrust case

Goldman, JPMorgan, four others must face stock lending antitrust case

Published 27/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Thursday ordered Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N), JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) and four other large banks [more…]

European markets dip as trade war pessimism weighs again

European markets dip as trade war pessimism weighs again

Published 24/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - European stock markets traded in negative territory on Monday as fears of an escalating trade row between the United States and China [more…]

Morgan Stanley shifts emerging-market stance to Neutral from Negative

Morgan Stanley shifts emerging-market stance to Neutral from Negative

Published 24/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley said on Monday it had changed its stance on emerging-market bonds and currencies to neutral from negative following the recent [more…]