Economic News (3rd Party)

Shares knocked lower after new U.S. tariff threat on Chinese goods

Shares knocked lower after new U.S. tariff threat on Chinese goods

Published 17/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Stock markets headed south on Monday as investors took fright at news that Washington was set to announce a new round of [more…]

UK economy will shrink without Brexit deal, IMF warns

UK economy will shrink without Brexit deal, IMF warns

Published 17/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s economy will shrink if it leaves the European Union without a Brexit deal and it will suffer some damage whatever terms [more…]

‘Cuddled in Kim Jong Un’s arms’: North Koreans envisage unification…

‘Cuddled in Kim Jong Un’s arms’: North Koreans envisage unification…

Published 17/09/2018

PYONGYANG (Reuters) - Sixteen-year-old Ri Jin Ryong, a member of North Korea’s paramilitary Worker-Peasant Red Guards militia, says he has one message for South Koreans [more…]

Dollar trims gains as trade concerns weigh

Dollar trims gains as trade concerns weigh

Published 17/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar gave up early gains and fell on Monday while emerging market currencies slipped nearly half a percent as investors waited [more…]

ECB should clarify pace of rate hikes when time comes: Coeure

ECB should clarify pace of rate hikes when time comes: Coeure

Published 17/09/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Central Bank should clarify the pace at which it intends to raise interest rates when the time for further policy [more…]

Trump administration to send U.S. cellphones a test alert on Thursday

Trump administration to send U.S. cellphones a test alert on Thursday

Published 15/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration will send a message to all U.S. cellphones on Thursday to test a previously unused alert system that aims [more…]

UK enjoys fastest growth in almost a year after World Cup and…

UK enjoys fastest growth in almost a year after World Cup and…

Published 10/09/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain reeled off its fastest economic growth for nearly a year in the three months to July thanks to strong consumer spending [more…]

Turkish economic growth dips, lira crisis darkens outlook

Turkish economic growth dips, lira crisis darkens outlook

Published 10/09/2018

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish economic growth slowed to 5.2 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, data showed on Monday, in what officials described as an [more…]

EU ‘shadow banking’ sector unexpectedly shrank last year

EU ‘shadow banking’ sector unexpectedly shrank last year

Published 10/09/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Europe’s ‘shadow banking’ sector shrunk last year, unexpectedly yielding market share to traditional lenders after more than a decade of often rapid [more…]

Morgan Stanley recommends buying Italian assets ahead of budget

Morgan Stanley recommends buying Italian assets ahead of budget

Published 10/09/2018

MILAN (Reuters) - Investment bank Morgan Stanley recommends tactically buying Italian bonds and stocks ahead of the country’s budget announcement, which it reckons will aim [more…]