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Global stocks hover as weak European data, trade anxiety offsets U.S. jobs boost

Global stocks hover as weak European data, trade anxiety offsets U.S. jobs boost

Published 07/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Global stocks were little changed on Monday as broadly positive U.S. jobs data quelled some fears about an economic slowdown, but nervousness [more…]

Oil prices little changed, cautious mood ahead of U.S.-China trade talks

Oil prices little changed, cautious mood ahead of U.S.-China trade talks

Published 07/10/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices were mixed on Monday with traders pegging cautious hopes for a rebound from last week’s losses on progress in talks [more…]

Global third-quarter M&A sinks to three-year low amid U.S.-China trade war fears

Global third-quarter M&A sinks to three-year low amid U.S.-China trade war fears

Published 30/09/2019

LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) plunged 16% year-on-year to $729 billion in the third quarter, according to Refinitiv data, the lowest [more…]

Oil prices fall as China’s economic outlook still weak

Oil prices fall as China’s economic outlook still weak

Published 30/09/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices slipped on Monday as China’s economic outlook remained weak even as manufacturing data improved as an ongoing trade war with [more…]

Asian shares mostly flat, Japan hurt by Sino-U.S. tensions

Asian shares mostly flat, Japan hurt by Sino-U.S. tensions

Published 30/09/2019

TOKYO/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian stock markets, including China’s, were little changed on Monday, shrugging off news that the U.S. administration is considering delisting Chinese companies [more…]

Dollar stands tall as investors seek shelter

Dollar stands tall as investors seek shelter

Published 30/09/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The dollar found broad support on Monday as global political uncertainty and fears over a widening of the Sino-U.S trade war kept [more…]

Stocks sink on dismal euro zone data, dollar gains

Stocks sink on dismal euro zone data, dollar gains

Published 23/09/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar edged higher while global shares slid on Monday as euro zone equities clocked their worst day in a month [more…]

Yen falls as risk appetite rebounds before central bank meetings

Yen falls as risk appetite rebounds before central bank meetings

Published 11/09/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The Japanese yen fell on Wednesday as the rush into safe-haven assets during the summer continued to unwind on the back of [more…]