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Oil prices edge higher on Chinese economic data

Oil prices edge higher on Chinese economic data

Published 15/07/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose slightly on Monday as Chinese industrial output and retail data topped expectations but gains were capped by overall figures [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…]

Asian shares stumble as bets off on sharp U.S. rate cuts

Asian shares stumble as bets off on sharp U.S. rate cuts

Published 08/07/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares were a sea of red on Monday after strong U.S. job gains tempered expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a [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…]

Stocks cheer trade reprieve, bonds reconsider rate cuts

Stocks cheer trade reprieve, bonds reconsider rate cuts

Published 01/07/2019

LONDON/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Stocks rallied and bonds retreated on Monday as the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks, leading investors to pare [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…]

Trade acrimony could revive ‘stalled’ farm policy reform: OECD

Trade acrimony could revive ‘stalled’ farm policy reform: OECD

Published 01/07/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - International tensions over trade could have a positive outcome for agriculture by reviving efforts to reform the most ineffective of policies that [more…]

Yuan, dollar soar and safe-haven currencies slide after U.S.-China…

Yuan, dollar soar and safe-haven currencies slide after U.S.-China…

Published 01/07/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar and offshore Chinese yuan rallied on Monday after the United States and China agreed to restart their troubled trade talks, [more…]

Dollar struggles after biggest weekly drop in four months- G20 eyed

Dollar struggles after biggest weekly drop in four months- G20 eyed

Published 24/06/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar was on the back foot on Monday after sustaining its biggest weekly drop in four months last week as traders [more…]