Market Reports

Japanese traders gird for Fed to anchor yields, clip dollar’s wings

Japanese traders gird for Fed to anchor yields, clip dollar’s wings

Published 09/06/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese investors have clipped the wings of a resurgent U.S. dollar as they position for the likelihood that the U.S. Federal Reserve [more…]

ECB expands pandemic support to over $1.5 trillion

ECB expands pandemic support to over $1.5 trillion

Published 04/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The European Central Bank beefed up its bond-buying programme on Thursday in its latest effort to support a euro zone economy pummelled [more…]

Dollar treads water against euro- yuan sinks on U.S.-China tensions

Dollar treads water against euro- yuan sinks on U.S.-China tensions

Published 27/05/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar steadied against the euro on Wednesday even as the common currency remained supported by news of a proposal for [more…]

Oil gains for fourth day on signs of output cuts, better demand

Oil gains for fourth day on signs of output cuts, better demand

Published 19/05/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices rose for a fourth straight session on Tuesday amid signs that producers are cutting output as promised just as demand [more…]

Defensives, upbeat earnings lift European shares

Defensives, upbeat earnings lift European shares

Published 12/05/2020

(Reuters) - European shares edged higher on Tuesday following a clutch of upbeat quarterly earnings reports, but investors remained cautious of a resurgence in new [more…]

Oil prices climb as Saudi Arabia commits to deeper production cuts

Oil prices climb as Saudi Arabia commits to deeper production cuts

Published 12/05/2020

MELBOURNE/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil futures rose on Tuesday, boosted by an unexpected commitment from Saudi Arabia to deepen production cuts in June in a bid [more…]

Stocks falter as anxiety grows over second coronavirus wave

Stocks falter as anxiety grows over second coronavirus wave

Published 12/05/2020

SYDNEY/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Asian shares tumbled on Tuesday on growing worries about a second wave of coronavirus infections after the Chinese city where the [more…]

S&P 500, Dow dip as Buffett dumps airlines, China tensions flare

S&P 500, Dow dip as Buffett dumps airlines, China tensions flare

Published 04/05/2020

(Reuters) - The S&P 500 and Dow Jones dropped for the third session on Monday following a U.S.-China spat about the origins of the coronavirus [more…]

Crude prices mixed as lockdowns ease, U.S.-China tensions threaten demand

Crude prices mixed as lockdowns ease, U.S.-China tensions threaten demand

Published 04/05/2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices were mixed on Monday as countries started to ease coronavirus lockdowns, though a fresh spat between the United States [more…]

European shares rise on airline surge, upbeat earnings

European shares rise on airline surge, upbeat earnings

Published 27/04/2020

(Reuters) - European shares rose on Monday, as airline stocks soared on hopes of state support, while a slew of upbeat earnings added to optimism [more…]