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Investors flee bonds and stocks in turbulent week for growth and trade

Investors flee bonds and stocks in turbulent week for growth and trade

Published 07/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Investors pulled billions from bonds and stocks this week as U.S. bond movements triggered fears over global growth and a trade tussle [more…]

Global markets surge on China-U.S. trade truce, dollar dips, yuan up

Global markets surge on China-U.S. trade truce, dollar dips, yuan up

Published 03/12/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A temporary ceasefire in the U.S.-China trade war boosted global stocks to their highest in about three weeks on Monday, while [more…]

Asian shares sell off as risk sentiment sours, pound pares gains

Asian shares sell off as risk sentiment sours, pound pares gains

Published 05/11/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian stocks skidded on Monday as fears of faster rate hikes in the United States and uncertainty around the Sino-U.S. trade war [more…]

Asian stocks on edge over escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions

Asian stocks on edge over escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions

Published 30/10/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asia shares recouped early losses and crept higher on Tuesday as China made a fresh attempt to stabilize its stock markets, but [more…]

Almost two-thirds of world stocks in bear territory but $8.5…

Almost two-thirds of world stocks in bear territory but $8.5…

Published 26/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - With 63 percent of MSCI’s global index now in a “bear” market, world stocks look oversold but global equity funds nevertheless attracted [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…]

Going for gold: Sotheby’s to hold first sale dedicated to precious…

Going for gold: Sotheby’s to hold first sale dedicated to precious…

Published 12/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - From a sculpture of model Kate Moss to an elaborate elephant liqueur set, an array of items made with gold will go [more…]

China shares weigh on regional markets despite central bank support

China shares weigh on regional markets despite central bank support

Published 08/10/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Shares in Asia slumped Monday as China’s markets stumbled in their first trading day after a one-week holiday even though Beijing’s central [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…]