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Global shares ease ahead of Fed test, dollar hits two-month high

Global shares ease ahead of Fed test, dollar hits two-month high

Published 29/07/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Global shares eased on Monday and the dollar hit a two-month high against a basket of currencies as markets counted down to [more…]

Dollar near two-month top after U.S. GDP, pound hits 28-month low

Dollar near two-month top after U.S. GDP, pound hits 28-month low

Published 29/07/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar clung to a two-month high against a basket of currencies in Asia on Monday after better-than-expected U.S. GDP data last [more…]

Reassuring Chinese data nudges shares higher

Reassuring Chinese data nudges shares higher

Published 15/07/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Surprisingly upbeat economic soundings from China lifted the global markets mood on Monday, pushing world shares toward an 18-month high and steering [more…]

Euro zone growth, inflation outlook cut as risks from U.S. trade grow

Euro zone growth, inflation outlook cut as risks from U.S. trade grow

Published 10/07/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission lowered its estimates on Wednesday for euro zone growth and inflation, saying uncertainty over U.S. trade policy posed a [more…]

China refiners curb fuel output after massive new plants stoke glut

China refiners curb fuel output after massive new plants stoke glut

Published 08/07/2019

SINGAPORE/BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s fuel producers are making extended curbs to their output in the third quarter after supply from mammoth new refineries stoked an [more…]

Oil prices tread water as market eyes global risks

Oil prices tread water as market eyes global risks

Published 08/07/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Crude prices were little changed on Monday as traders weighed geopolitical risks against the impact of the Sino-U.S. trade war on the [more…]

Why U.S. small caps may lag despite U.S.-China trade truce

Why U.S. small caps may lag despite U.S.-China trade truce

Published 01/07/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A truce in the trade war between the United States and China that pushed large-cap stocks to new record highs Monday [more…]

No ‘big’ stimulus needed in China unless trade war worsens, says…

No ‘big’ stimulus needed in China unless trade war worsens, says…

Published 01/07/2019

DALIAN, China (Reuters) - China’s economy is likely to hit its growth target this year provided a bitter trade dispute with the United States does [more…]

OPEC set to extend oil supply cut as Iran endorses pact

OPEC set to extend oil supply cut as Iran endorses pact

Published 01/07/2019

VIENNA (Reuters) - OPEC and its allies look set to extend oil supply cuts this week at least until the end of 2019 as Iran [more…]

Brent oil jumps over $2 as OPEC+ poised to extend supply cut

Brent oil jumps over $2 as OPEC+ poised to extend supply cut

Published 01/07/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose over $2 a barrel on Monday as OPEC and its allies looked on track to extend supply cuts until [more…]