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Turkish assets rally after opposition wins Istanbul election

Turkish assets rally after opposition wins Istanbul election

Published 24/06/2019

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - The Turkish lira, bonds and shares gained on Monday after the opposition dealt a stinging blow to President Tayyip Erdogan by winning [more…]

Mini-bill plan creates fissures within Italy’s League

Mini-bill plan creates fissures within Italy’s League

Published 24/06/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - A controversial plan for Italy to issue so-called mini-bills to settle overdue state payments is opening cracks within the country’s ruling League [more…]

UK PM candidate Hunt: Boris Johnson is a ‘coward’ for avoiding…

UK PM candidate Hunt: Boris Johnson is a ‘coward’ for avoiding…

Published 24/06/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Jeremy Hunt, one of the two candidates vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Monday that rival Boris Johnson [more…]

India central bank deputy governor Acharya resigns before end of term

India central bank deputy governor Acharya resigns before end of term

Published 24/06/2019

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Deputy Governor Viral Acharya has resigned six months before the scheduled end of his term in office, [more…]

Asia stocks climb pre-G20, oil up on U.S.-Iran feud

Asia stocks climb pre-G20, oil up on U.S.-Iran feud

Published 24/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Stock markets in Asia inched higher on Monday on hopes that U.S. and Chinese leaders will be able to get trade [more…]

Rival in UK PM race calls on frontrunner Johnson to answer…

Rival in UK PM race calls on frontrunner Johnson to answer…

Published 23/06/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The frontrunner to be Britain’s next prime minister, Boris Johnson, came under renewed pressure on Sunday to explain the circumstances of a [more…]

DoubleLine’s Gundlach says Fed’s ‘pivot’ is following bond market’s…

DoubleLine’s Gundlach says Fed’s ‘pivot’ is following bond market’s…

Published 19/06/2019

(Reuters) - Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive of DoubleLine Capital and the most widely followed bond investor, said the Federal Reserve’s dovish turn in its policy [more…]

Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Published 18/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Most Asian stock markets rose on Tuesday but gains were capped by investor caution ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy [more…]

Boris Johnson gets boost in race to become Britain’s new PM

Boris Johnson gets boost in race to become Britain’s new PM

Published 18/06/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Boris Johnson got a boost in his campaign to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday when one of his former [more…]

Australia’s central bank says ‘likely’ will have to cut rates again

Australia’s central bank says ‘likely’ will have to cut rates again

Published 18/06/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s central bank believes it will likely have to cut interest rates further from the current record low of 1.25% in order [more…]