Monetary / Fiscal Policy / Policy Makers

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…]

RBI board meets amid row with government, Indian markets on guard

RBI board meets amid row with government, Indian markets on guard

Published 19/11/2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - A Reserve Bank of India board meeting began on Monday with investors waiting to see if central bank and government policymakers could [more…]

German finance minister: We want to decide on progress in banking…

German finance minister: We want to decide on progress in banking…

Published 19/11/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Monday that he wanted progress on the European Union’s banking union to be made in [more…]

From rugby to painting, China using global stage to diminish Taiwan

From rugby to painting, China using global stage to diminish Taiwan

Published 19/11/2018

TAIPEI (Reuters) - All Taiwan wanted to do was to host rugby teams from around the region for a series of matches. Instead, Chinese representatives [more…]

China says will abide by WTO rules in probe of machine tools from…

China says will abide by WTO rules in probe of machine tools from…

Published 19/11/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s commerce ministry said on Monday it will abide by WTO rules in its anti-dumping investigation of vertical machining centers from Japan [more…]

UK PM May seeks business support for EU deal as she faces day of…

UK PM May seeks business support for EU deal as she faces day of…

Published 19/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will seek to win support from business leaders for her contentious draft European Union divorce deal on [more…]

Dollar bulls wary after biggest weekly drop in two months

Dollar bulls wary after biggest weekly drop in two months

Published 19/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar steadied on Monday after posting its biggest weekly drop in two months last week as investors grew cautious about the [more…]

Brexit front and middle in light week for data

Brexit front and middle in light week for data

Published 18/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Brexit will be foremost in investors’ minds in the coming week, though a smattering of data will offer further indications as to [more…]

Russian Soyuz blasts off for ISS in first launch since accident

Russian Soyuz blasts off for ISS in first launch since accident

Published 17/11/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - An unmanned rocket carrying cargo blasted off into space on Friday in the first launch of a Russian-made Soyuz-FG rocket from Kazakhstan’s [more…]

DoubleLine Capital LP warns on U.S. investment-grade bonds

DoubleLine Capital LP warns on U.S. investment-grade bonds

Published 15/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - DoubleLine Capital LP portfolio manager Monica Erickson has a problem. She thinks the investment-grade corporate bond market, which is her specialty, [more…]