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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…]

Asian shares tick up, pound skids on Brexit tumult

Asian shares tick up, pound skids on Brexit tumult

Published 21/10/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks edged up on Monday as Chinese shares reversed early losses, supported by hopes for progress in resolving the U.S.-China trade [more…]

Wall Street Week Ahead: Tech haves and have-nots face third-quarter tests

Wall Street Week Ahead: Tech haves and have-nots face third-quarter tests

Published 21/10/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Technology companies, which make up the largest swath of the U.S. stock market, are expected to post a nearly 8% drop [more…]