ANALYSIS

Trade uncertainty darkens U.S. small caps outlook

Trade uncertainty darkens U.S. small caps outlook

Published 20/05/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shares of smaller publicly listed U.S. companies have fallen more on recent U.S.-China trade tensions than larger corporations and could face [more…]

Trump’s China trade stance has political risks as he seeks re-election

Trump’s China trade stance has political risks as he seeks re-election

Published 12/05/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When he ran for president in 2016, Donald Trump delighted crowds with his harsh rhetoric on China. As he runs for re-election [more…]

Fly me to the moon: Germany eyes slice of lucrative space market

Fly me to the moon: Germany eyes slice of lucrative space market

Published 29/04/2019

BERLIN Reuters) - Facing tough competition from China, the United States and even tiny Luxembourg, Germany is racing to draft new laws and attract private [more…]

Strong stock and bond markets at odds over global growth

Strong stock and bond markets at odds over global growth

Published 22/04/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - It looks like something has to give in global markets. Stocks and bonds around the world have rallied atypically together since [more…]

Hints, but no proof of crime, in Mueller’s hunt for a Trump-Russia…

Hints, but no proof of crime, in Mueller’s hunt for a Trump-Russia…

Published 15/04/2019

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As recently as February, Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team dropped hints that the inquiry into Russia’s role in the 2016 U.S. [more…]

New NAFTA deal ‘in trouble’, bruised by elections, tariff rows

New NAFTA deal ‘in trouble’, bruised by elections, tariff rows

Published 07/04/2019

MEXICO CITY/OTTAWA (Reuters) - More than six months after the United States, Mexico and Canada agreed a new deal to govern more than $1 trillion [more…]

Trump push for China trade reform draws wide support at home, abroad

Trump push for China trade reform draws wide support at home, abroad

Published 25/03/2019

WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS/BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s blunt-force use of tariffs in pursuing his “America First” trade agenda has angered many, from company executives to [more…]

Russia probe findings offer re-election weapon for Trump

Russia probe findings offer re-election weapon for Trump

Published 25/03/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s conclusion that Donald Trump did not collude with Russia to win the presidency in 2016 gives the [more…]

Valid or voodoo? Monetary theory may appeal in Europe’s ‘age of rage’

Valid or voodoo? Monetary theory may appeal in Europe’s ‘age of rage’

Published 18/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Having spent three years and more than 2.6 trillion euros ($3 trillion) trying to boost economic growth across the euro zone, the [more…]