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Oil falls after Trump downplays optimistic China trade reports

Oil falls after Trump downplays optimistic China trade reports

Published 11/11/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices dipped on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump appeared to downplay reports of an imminent lifting of tariffs in a [more…]

World shares fall as Hong Kong violence unnerves investors

World shares fall as Hong Kong violence unnerves investors

Published 11/11/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Shares across the globe fell on Monday, buffeted by escalating violence in Hong Kong that pushed Asian stocks to their worst day [more…]

Euro dips before Lagarde speaks but hopes for tariff reprieve lend support

Euro dips before Lagarde speaks but hopes for tariff reprieve lend support

Published 04/11/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro edged down on Monday as investors awaited Christine Lagarde’s first speech as European Central Bank president, but hopes that the [more…]

Oil slips as concerns over economic data offset trade deal optimism

Oil slips as concerns over economic data offset trade deal optimism

Published 04/11/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices eased on Monday as traders took profit ahead of fresh European and U.S. economic data, despite hopes for some resolution [more…]

Asian shares climb to 14-week highs on hopes U.S., China getting close to trade deal

Asian shares climb to 14-week highs on hopes U.S., China getting close to trade deal

Published 04/11/2019

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Asian shares surged on Monday, with a broad regional gauge hitting more than 14-week highs, as growing optimism over U.S.-China trade talks [more…]

Oil drops on weak corporate data out of China

Oil drops on weak corporate data out of China

Published 28/10/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Monday after strong gains last week, as data released in China reinforced signs that its economy is slowing, [more…]

Asian shares climb to three-month high, currencies mark time

Asian shares climb to three-month high, currencies mark time

Published 28/10/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares rose to a three-month high on Monday, as risk assets got a fillip from hopes of a trade deal and [more…]

Dollar picks up before Fed, pound braces for EU meeting on Brexit

Dollar picks up before Fed, pound braces for EU meeting on Brexit

Published 28/10/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar traded near its highest in more than two months versus the yen on Monday ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve [more…]

Oil prices steady as investors weigh demand concerns

Oil prices steady as investors weigh demand concerns

Published 21/10/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices largely held steady on Monday, recouping some early losses as investors took stock of global economic pressures that could impact [more…]

Sterling slips from five-month high on Brexit delay jitters

Sterling slips from five-month high on Brexit delay jitters

Published 21/10/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Sterling fell over half a percent against the dollar on Monday, slipping from five-month highs after the British parliament delayed a crucial [more…]