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Asian stocks near 2015 lows on China worry, dollar steadies

Published 03/08/2015

HONG KONG/TOKYO An index of Asian shares outside Japan fell close to this year's lows on Monday thanks to a deepening selloff in commodities and [more…]

Funds add equities but cut U.S stocks to five-year low as Fed looms

Published 31/07/2015

LONDON U.S. equities' share in global portfolios fell to the lowest in at least five years and U.S. bond allocations were also cut as nervous [more…]

Stocks, copper fall on China, Europe growth concerns

Published 24/07/2015

NEW YORK Global equity markets dropped on Friday and copper fell to a six-year low as weaker-than-expected data from China and the euro zone exacerbated [more…]

Asia shares wilt as China tanks, euro awaits Greece summit

Published 07/07/2015

TOKYO Most Asian stocks drooped on Tuesday as Chinese equity markets went into a fresh tailspin, fraying investor nerves already strained by uncertainty hanging over [more…]

China stock slide adds to Greek jitters- yen, bonds in favor

Published 30/06/2015

HONG KONG Asian shares held near five-month lows on Tuesday after Chinese stocks took another leg down while safe-haven assets received a boost as investors [more…]

U.S. stock futures up, euro sags as markets eye Greece

Published 29/06/2015

TOKYO U.S. stock futures edged up and the euro sagged in early Asian trading on Tuesday as Greece lurched toward defaulting on a debt payment [more…]