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Asian stocks turn lower on lingering trade war fears, yuan slips

Shares in Asia fell for an eighth straight session on Wednesday on lingering worries over the escalating U.S.-China trade war, but losses and nerves ...

Asian stocks turn lower on lingering trade war fears, yuan slips

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks turn lower on lingering trade war fears, yuan slips Shares in Asia fell for an eighth straight session on Wednesday on lingering worries over the escalating U.S.-China trade war, but losses and nerves were soothed somewhat by White House assurances tha...
09:00 2019-08-07

Wall Street slips at open as yuan slide deepens trade fears U.S. stocks opened lower on Monday, extending a sell-off from last week, weighed down by a drop in technology shares and as China's yuan hit its lowest in more than a decade on escalating U.S.-China t...
16:17 2019-08-05

Stocks sink on trade fears as yuan slumps to a decade low Stock markets around the world fell hard and the Chinese yuan weakened to an 11-year low on Monday as fears of an escalation in the U.S.-China trade war jolted financial markets....
20:17 2019-08-05

Asian shares turn lower on Sino-U.S. trade, recession worries Worries that a prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war could tip the world and U.S. economies into recession weighed on Asian equities on Monday, offsetting a welcome a lift from Chinese shares and a stronger-t...
08:34 2019-08-12

Global Stocks Sink On Trade War Fears As Yuan Slumps To Decade Low China on Monday let the yuan tumble beyond the key 7-per-dollar level for the first time in more than a decade, in a sign Beijing might be willing to tolerate further currency weakness in the face of....
18:51 2019-08-05

Markets Right Now: Stocks open sharply lower on trade fears NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are falling at the open on Wall Street as investors worry about an apparent stalemate in trade talks...
16:51 2019-05-23

U.S. stocks trade lower amid fears strong jobs data will work against rate cut hopes The Federal Reserve Board will meet at the end of July to decide what will happen to interest rates in light of the nation’s longest economic expansion on record, now in its 10th year....
22:17 2019-07-05

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens slightly lower as trade fears, tech regulatory risks weigh U.S. stocks opened slightly lower on Monday as weakness from the previous month due to trade disputes spilled over while fears of regulatory scrutiny on high-profile companies Alphabet and Amazon also...
16:17 2019-06-03

China's yuan slips to 11-year low amid trade war China's yuan has slumped to an 11-year low following the latest threat from US President Donald Trump to slap more tariffs on Chinese imports. The dive has also shaken other currencies in the region....
13:17 2019-08-05

Stocks edge lower with Fed decision on tap; oil slips Stocks around the world edged lower on Wednesday and the U.S. dollar crept up as investors waited for the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates later in the day....
18:17 2019-09-18

Stocks Climb Despite Lingering Trade Worries U.S. futures and European stocks rose on a spate of upbeat corporate news, while worries over U.S.-China trade tensions continued to weigh on Asian markets....
13:34 2019-08-07

CANADA STOCKS-TSX treads water as energy slips on lower oil prices Canada's main stock index opened flat on Monday as the heavyweight energy sector declined tracking lower crude prices, and investors awaited a pivotal U.S. Federal Reserve meeting that could provide c...
15:51 2019-06-17

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares turn lower on guarded Fed, yen rises after BOJ Asian shares turned lower on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but signalled a higher bar to further policy easings....
09:17 2019-09-19

Hong Kong leads Asian stocks lower, oil near five-month lows Asian shares were led lower on Thursday as the Hong Kong market fell for second consecutive session following a day of massive street protests, while oil prices flirted with five-month lows due to hig...
07:51 2019-06-13

Oil slips on trade fears but soars in week after Saudi production attacked Oil prices eased on Friday on renewed concern over the U.S.-China trade war, but futures still posted weekly gains, with Brent marking its biggest weekly increase since January, after an attack on Sau...
22:51 2019-09-20

Dow plunges 800 points and Asian stocks fall as recession fears grow Sharp declines across the world as bonds point to uncertain outlookTrump urges Fed chief Powell to make further interest rate cutsSigns of a global economic slowdown roiled the markets on Wednesday as...
07:34 2019-08-15

Recession fears sink global stocks lower Global stock markets were mostly lower Thursday after Wall Street fell on mounting fears of a possible recession.       ...
15:34 2019-08-16

China's yuan sinks amid fears Beijing may give up on US trade talks Leadership could be ‘weaponising’ its currency, says one analyst, as Asia stock markets sink to six-month lowThe simmering trade tensions between the United States and China have threatened to spark a...
08:51 2019-08-05

WRAPUP 1-China's yuan slumps beyond 7 per dollar as trade war escalation raises economic fears China's yuan skidded against the U.S. dollar on Monday, weakening beyond the key 7-per-dollar level for the first time in more than a decade, as pressure mounted on the world's second-biggest economy ...
06:34 2019-08-05

Dow, stocks end lower on threat of tariffs on Mexican imports and recession fears The Dow closed lower Friday as stock investors were spooked by Trump's tariff hikes on Mexican goods and renewed recession fears.        ...
00:17 2019-06-01

Stocks edge lower, gold gains on slowdown, geopolitical fears Equity markets struggled and safe-haven assets like gold were in demand on Friday as weak Chinese data stoked investor anxieties over a global growth slowdown and fears of a U.S.-Iran confrontation ad...
20:34 2019-06-14

China's yuan, stocks slump as trade dispute escalates The Chinese yuan slumped to a fresh 11-year low against the dollar on Monday and stocks fell in the wake of fresh salvos in the China-U.S. trade war....
06:00 2019-08-26

Asia stocks take comfort in China trade data, yuan fix Asian shares were trying to rally on Thursday as Beijing reported better trade numbers while also limiting the fall in its yuan, offering temporary relief from fears of a global currency war....
07:00 2019-08-08

Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters European shares followed Asian stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S. interest rates when the Federal Reserve...
16:17 2019-06-10

Trade worries sink stocks as yuan slides to a decade low Stock markets around the world fell hard on Monday on fears that China's willingness to let the yuan slide in response to the latest U.S. tariff threat could further aggravate trade-related tensions b...
22:51 2019-08-05

RPT-China's yuan, stocks slump as trade dispute escalates The Chinese yuan slumped to a fresh 11-year low against the dollar on Monday and stocks fell in the wake of fresh salvos in the China-U.S. trade war....
06:00 2019-08-26

Trade Truce Prompts Relief Rally for Stocks, Oil, Yuan Stocks, oil and the Chinese yuan rose Monday, boosted by a temporary cease-fire on trade between Beijing and Washington. Traders and analysts called the moves a relief rally, and cautioned that fricti...
10:00 2019-07-01

Trade row slams stocks, yuan slumps to lowest in over a decade Global stocks fell for a sixth day on Monday as an escalation of a trade war between the United States and China spooked markets and the yuan fell to its lowest levels in over a decade....
16:17 2019-08-05

Stocks, Yuan Drop Sharply as Trade Spat Intensifies Stocks across Asia fell and the Chinese yuan depreciated to a new low in offshore trading, following an escalation in the U.S.-China trade dispute and widespread protests in Hong Kong....
08:51 2019-08-05

Stocks rise on trade hopes, sterling slips on Brexit jitters U.S. stocks added to their gains on Tuesday following news of potential progress in U.S.-China trade negotiations, while the pound fell after Brexit hard-liner Boris Johnson won the leadership of Brit...
00:17 2019-07-24

Global stocks climb on muted trade hopes, dollar slips World equity markets rebounded on Friday from the previous day's sharp fall, after U.S. President Donald Trump said complaints against China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd might be resolved within the ...
00:01 2019-05-25

Asia stocks set to trade lower amid renewed US-China trade uncertainty U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Washington and Beijing have a long way to go on trade, adding that America could place tariffs on an additional $325 billion worth of Chinese goods if nee...
02:17 2019-07-17

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on muted trade hopes, dollar slips World equity markets rebounded on Friday from the previous day's sharp fall, boosted after U.S. President Donald Trump said complaints against China's Huawei Technologies might be resolved within the ...
22:51 2019-05-24

Asia stocks find solace in China trade surprise, yuan's fix Asian shares were trying to piece together a rally on Thursday as Beijing reported surprisingly solid trade numbers while also limiting the fall in its yuan, offering a brief respite from fears of a g...
11:00 2019-08-08

Global stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters European shares followed Asian stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S. interest rates when the Federal Reserve...
13:17 2019-06-10

Fears of deeper U.S.-China trade war push Asian shares to four-month low Asian stocks stumbled to a four-month low on Friday and crude oil plunged on worries the U.S.-China trade spat was developing into a more entrenched strategic dispute between the world's two largest e...
08:00 2019-05-24

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters Asian shares, European and U.S. stock futures rose on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as global investors hoped for lower U.S. interest rates on the back o...
08:51 2019-06-10

WRAPUP 2-China's yuan slumps to 11-year low, stocks fall as U.S. trade war escalates China's yuan slumped to a fresh 11-year low against the dollar on Monday and stocks fell as the Sino-U.S. trade war sharply escalated, threatening to inflict more damage on the world's largest economi...
06:34 2019-08-26

Asian markets mixed after latest trade developments, China sets key rate lower Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as China took the next, critical step in a long-awaited money management reform, and as the United States gave the Chinese tech company Huawei a slight reprieve in Was...
06:00 2019-08-20

Global stocks edge higher on trade hopes, but yuan softens as tariffs loom Hopes of easing trade tensions between China and the United States helped a gauge of global stocks edge higher on Friday despite weakness on Wall Street, though caution over pending U.S. tariffs on Ch...
18:34 2019-08-30

Asia Pacific stocks trade mixed as investors await China's yuan midpoint fix Stocks in Asia Pacific traded mixed Wednesday morning as investors waited for the People's Bank of China (PBOC) to set its daily midpoint fix for the Chinese yuan....
02:34 2019-08-07

U.S. stocks close lower amid fears strong jobs data will work against interest rate cuts U.S. markets came off all-time highs on Friday as investors interpreted strong employment data as an argument against their much hoped-for interest rate cuts. All three indices closed Friday in the re...
01:51 2019-07-06

Asian stocks gain as Trump says China trade deal could be 'soon' Asian stocks rose on Thursday as hopes the United States and China may soon end their year-long trade war boosted demand for riskier assets while worries about a U.S. presidential impeachment bid ebbe...
06:34 2019-09-26

Asian stocks rally after China announces new trade talks with US Stocks in Asia broadly rallied Thursday after Chinese officials announced that they've agreed with the United States to hold another round of trade talks in Washington next month....
06:00 2019-09-05

Asian stocks hit six-week high on trade war hopes ahead of ECB Asian stocks hit a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by global ...
06:34 2019-09-12

Asian auto stocks end mixed amid trade concerns Auto stocks in Asia were mixed amid concerns over U.S.-China trade, after seeing an earlier jump following reports that the U.S. may delay tariffs on the sector....
14:51 2019-05-21

Asian stocks at six-week highs as trade war gloom lifts before ECB Asian stocks advanced to a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade relations and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by...
08:34 2019-09-12

Asian stocks edge higher on hints of U.S.-China trade progress Asian stocks edged up on Thursday as hopes the United States and China may soon end their year-long trade war boosted demand for riskier assets while worries about a U.S. presidential impeachment bid ...
04:34 2019-09-26

Asian stocks rally on news that US-China trade talks will pick up again Stocks in Asia broadly rallied Thursday after Chinese officials announced that they've agreed with the United States to hold another round of trade talks in Washington next month....
08:00 2019-09-05

Stocks move lower as trade war anxiety lingers U.S. stocks moved lower in early trading Monday as investors opened the week heading for safety amid heightened anxiety over the U.S.-China trade war.       ...
19:34 2019-08-12

U.S. stocks end lower on concerns about bank earnings, trade Wall Street stocks edged lower on Tuesday as quarterly results from banks added to concerns about lower interest rates dampening profits, while comments from U.S. President Donald Trump on trade also ...
22:17 2019-07-16

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks at 6-week highs as trade war gloom lifts before ECB Asian stocks advanced to a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade relations and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by...
11:00 2019-09-12

Asian stocks slip amid persisting trade angst, political tensions Asian stocks slipped on Friday, as U.S.-Iran tensions and anxieties over Sino-U.S. trade talks left markets in the region struggling to match the euphoria on Wall Street over a possible U.S. interest ...
08:17 2019-06-21

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hit six-week high on trade war hopes ahead of ECB Asian stocks hit a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by global ...
05:00 2019-09-12

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks rise on hopes for U.S.-China trade, monetary stimulus Asian stocks rose on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank will kick off another wave of monetary easing by global central banks....
04:00 2019-09-12

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks edge higher on hints of U.S.-China trade progress Asian stocks edged up on Thursday as hopes the United States and China may soon end their year-long trade war boosted demand for riskier assets while worries about a U.S. presidential impeachment bid ...
03:34 2019-09-26

Asian stocks fail to catch Wall Street's Fed rally as trade angst persists Asian stocks struggled on Friday to follow Wall Street's euphoria about a possible U.S. rate cut next month as anxiety over Sino-U.S. trade negotiations clouded investor sentiment in the region....
05:51 2019-06-21

Asian stocks fail to catch Wall Street's Fed cheer as trade angst dominates Asian stocks struggled on Friday to track Wall Street's exuberance about a possible U.S. rate cut next month as anxiety over Sino-U.S. trade negotiations clouded the investor mood in the region....
05:00 2019-06-21

Asian stocks wobble, bond yields fall on earnings woes, trade worries Asian shares wobbled in early Thursday trading as Wall Street stocks dropped on early signs that the U.S.-China trade war could hurt corporate earnings, helping to underpin solid demand for safe-haven...
03:34 2019-07-18

Global stocks drop on fears of expanding trade war Global equities tumbled and safe-haven sovereign bonds surged Friday after President Donald Trump's unexpected threat of tariffs on Mexican goods added to fears that escalating trade wars will push th...
22:00 2019-05-31

Asia stocks poised to trade lower with G-20 summit set to kick off in Japan Stocks in Asia Pacific were set to trade lower on Friday as investors await the kickoff of the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, where U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are expec...
01:51 2019-06-28

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks fail to catch Wall St's Fed cheer as trade angst dominates Asian stocks struggled on Friday to track Wall Street's exuberance about a possible U.S. rate cut next month as anxiety over Sino-U.S. trade negotiations clouded the investor mood in the region....
06:00 2019-06-21

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks fail to catch Wall St's Fed rally as trade angst persists Asian stocks struggled on Friday to follow Wall Street's euphoria about a possible U.S. rate cut next month as anxiety over Sino-U.S. trade negotiations clouded investor sentiment in the region....
06:00 2019-06-21

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks scale one-week high on trade hopes, yuan softens World stocks rose to a one-week high on cautious hopes for a rapprochement on trade between Beijing and Washington on Friday, though a perky dollar capped gains with China's yuan softening again, on t...
13:00 2019-08-30

Oil's Weekly Drop Highlights Lingering Oversupply Fears Oil prices were on track for a roughly 2% weekly drop Friday, illustrating how fears of excess supply continue to keep crude prices down even as hopes for coming trade talks boost the outlook for the ...
18:00 2019-09-13

Asia stocks, bond yields climb as trade war fears ebb Asian stocks rose in step with their global peers while safe-haven bonds retreated on Tuesday, as signs Sino-U.S. trade hostilities might be easing for now helped restore investor confidence after the...
05:34 2019-08-27

US stocks set for slight rebound after trade fears roil markets U.S. stock index futures were higher on Friday morning, as market participants continue to monitor trade tensions between the world's two-largest economies....
10:17 2019-05-24

Oil tumbles on demand worries; stocks hit by trade, economic fears Oil prices slid 4% on Wednesday on higher U.S. crude inventories and a bleaker demand outlook, while uncertainty over the U.S.-China trade war and U.S. economic data weighed on stocks....
01:34 2019-06-13

Resilient U.S. Growth Propels Stocks as Trade Fears Ease Investors are piling back into stocks and unwinding massive bets on haven assets, illustrating renewed faith that a resilient U.S. consumer can continue powering economic growth....
11:34 2019-09-15

Stocks hurt by trade war, pound hit by no-deal Brexit fears Global stocks were hit by U.S.-China trade frictions on Tuesday while the British pound flirted with 2 1/2-year lows as Prime Minister Boris Johnson indicated he could call an election to stymie lawma...
04:00 2019-09-03

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens lower on trade war fallout concerns U.S. stocks opened lower on Tuesday, weighed down by worries over the impact of a protracted U.S.-China trade spat on company earnings and lowered expectations of a sharp interest rate cut later this ...
16:51 2019-07-09

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street ends lower on trade fear revival Wall Street extended its sell-off on Friday amid renewed trade fears, capping a week where the benchmark S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq saw their worst weekly percentage plunges since December, when inv...
00:00 2019-08-03

European stocks close sharply lower after Trump reignites China trade war European stocks plunged on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would slap a 10% tariff on the remaining $300 billion of Chinese imports from next month....
03:17 2019-08-03

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens lower as U.S.-China trade tensions weigh U.S. stocks fell broadly at the open on Tuesday, as Washington's new round of tariffs on some Chinese goods kicked in and after a report that officials from both sides were struggling to decide on the...
16:34 2019-09-03

Trade war fears escalate as China currency sinks and stocks slump Global shares fell sharply amid concerns that Beijing is using the yuan as a weapon in an escalating tariff war with U.S. President Donald Trump.        ...
14:17 2019-08-05

Stocks trade flat as recession fears simmer, gold gains A gauge of global equities traded little changed on Tuesday, pulled lower by sliding stocks on Wall Street as prospects of a U.S.-China trade deal remained uncertain and demand for U.S. Treasuries an...
21:34 2019-08-27

Global stocks inch up on trade hopes but growth fears cap gains Global shares edged up on Tuesday after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin confirmed U.S.-China trade talks will resume next month, but lingering concerns about slowing global growth reduced the ...
08:34 2019-09-24

Asia stocks set to trade lower; Shanghai to launch Nasdaq-style tech board Stocks in Asia were set to trade lower on Monday, while investors await the launch of a Nasdaq-style technology board on the Shanghai Stock Exchange....
01:51 2019-07-22

UPDATE 1-European stocks turn down after Brexit, trade-driven rally A three-day rally in European shares halted on Monday as investors assessed the scale of progress from Friday's U.S.-China trade talks and worried that a Brexit withdrawal agreement was still some way...
11:17 2019-10-14

Stocks drop, bond prices rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-and-a-half-month lows on Wednesday and continued to feed a r...
18:00 2019-05-29

Global stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the United States and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-and-a-half-month lows on Wednesday and continued to...
20:17 2019-05-29

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls as trade tensions stoke growth fears U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing just above a key support level, as worries that a lengthy trade war between the United States and China would crimp global growth pus...
00:00 2019-05-30

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls on trade fears, technology the biggest drag U.S. stocks tumbled on Thursday as investors dumped shares in most sectors with technology financials and energy leading the declines due to fears the escalating U.S.-China trade war would stymie glob...
01:00 2019-05-24

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the United States and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-and-a-half-month lows on Wednesday and continued to...
20:34 2019-05-29

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks wobble as trade fears overshadow Huawei reprieve Asian stocks were on shaky ground on Wednesday, as earlier relief over Washington's temporary relaxation of curbs against China's Huawei Technologies failed to offset deeper worries about trade fricti...
05:17 2019-05-22

US STOCKS-Futures drop as trade tensions spark recession fears, flight to safety U.S. stock index futures fell on Monday, signaling Wall Street's main indexes would extend last month's losses at the open, as the multi-front trade war made investors increasingly risk averse and fue...
14:34 2019-06-03

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks drop, bond prices rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-and-a-half-month lows on Wednesday and continued to feed a r...
17:51 2019-05-29

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks skid to 6-1/2-mth lows as Sino-U.S. trade row shakes markets Asian shares slid to 6-1/2-month lows on Monday and the yuan plunged as a rapid escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war drove nervous investors to safe-havens such as the yen, bonds and gold....
06:34 2019-08-05

CEE MARKETS-Hungarian forint slips after lower-than-expected CPI The Hungarian forint softened on Tuesday after a lower than expected inflation reading confirmed the country's central bank can maintain its loose policy and left investors to focus on likely monetary...
12:34 2019-09-10

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares, yuan off to calm start; focus on China Asian shares and the Chinese yuan were off to a cautious start on Monday as investors looked to how Chinese financial markets will react to the news the U.S. administration is considering delisting Ch...
06:00 2019-09-30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares inch up on China recovery, yuan fixing Gains by Chinese equities and the yuan's stronger-than-expected daily fixing helped lift a broad gauge of Asian shares above water on Monday, but firm gold prices underscored investor worries over ris...
07:34 2019-08-12

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks drop on fears of expanding trade war Global equities tumbled and safe-haven sovereign bonds surged Friday after President Donald Trump's unexpected threat of tariffs on Mexican goods added to fears that escalating trade wars will push th...
18:17 2019-05-31

Wall St. opens lower as Apple slips, hopes of sharp rate cut fade U.S. stocks fell at the open on Monday as Apple Inc shares dropped and investors scaled back bets of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month following a solid June jobs...
16:51 2019-07-08

Treasury yields move lower as China sets the yuan below expectations U.S. government debt prices were higher Wednesday morning, after China announced a slightly weaker-than-expected midpoint for the yuan, which could spark further criticism from the U.S....
10:00 2019-08-07

CANADA STOCKS-TSX heads lower as gold dip hits materials stocks Canada's main stock index fell on Friday, as falling gold prices dragged down materials stocks and a strong rebound in U.S. job growth in June drove investors to pare bets of an aggressive interest ra...
19:17 2019-07-05

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens slightly lower as energy stocks drag Canada's main stock index opened slightly lower on Thursday, dragged down by shares of energy stocks as oil prices eased and material stocks took a hit from a dip in gold prices....
18:51 2019-07-04

CANADA STOCKS-TSX edges lower as oil, weed stocks drag Canada's main stock exchange edged lower on Thursday, failing to get a boost from a rally in global stock markets as a drop in oil prices hit energy stocks and weed stocks declined....
18:51 2019-07-04

European stocks lower on geopolitical tensions; oil and gas stocks jump 3% European stocks traded lower Monday morning as investors digested an escalation of tensions in the Middle East following an attack on Saudi oil production....
11:17 2019-09-16

European stocks lower on geopolitical tensions; oil and gas stocks jump 3.9% European stocks traded lower Monday morning as investors digested an escalation of tensions in the Middle East following an attack on Saudi oil production....
14:51 2019-09-16

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as energy stocks drag Canada's main stock index fell at the open on Tuesday, following two straight sessions of gains, as energy shares mirrored a drop in oil prices on persisting concerns over demand....
16:34 2019-08-20

METALS-Copper eases amid slowdown worries, lingering trade woes Copper prices traded in a tight range amid a lack of progress in the festering trade dispute between Washington and Beijing, while soft China data fuelled worries about global slowdown....
12:34 2019-06-12

Stocks Muted in Europe, Asia as Crude Slips European markets were subdued, a day after the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a record high, as investors prepared for quieter trading sessions with the U.S. closed for Independence Day....
22:34 2019-07-04

U.S. Stocks Regain Ground, Yuan Stabilizes U.S. stocks recouped some of their losses Tuesday after China backed off from a further escalation in the country’s trade and currency dispute with Washington....
03:00 2019-08-07

CANADA STOCKS-TSX slips at open as growth worries linger Canada's main stock index opened lower on Thursday, extending its slide to a fifth straight session, as worries over global slowdown kept investors on edge....
17:00 2019-10-03

Stocks Climb as China Signals a More Stable Yuan U.S. stocks rose after China’s central bank set the yuan at a stronger-than-expected rate against the dollar, easing concerns that the trade spat between the two countries was about to move into an al...
18:00 2019-08-08

Stocks rout deepens as U.S. sets crosshairs on yuan Global stocks extended already substantial losses on Tuesday, after Washington tagged China a currency manipulator, shaking fragile investor sentiment in a rapid escalation of the U.S.-China trade war...
09:51 2019-08-06

CANADA STOCKS-TSX slips as oil prices tumble, BoC rate decision awaited Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday, as weak oil prices dragged down energy shares, while investors awaited an interest rate decision from the Bank of Canada....
16:34 2019-05-29

Asian markets dip lower after weak US data stirs economic concerns Asian markets dipped Wednesday after the United States reported particularly dour manufacturing data — a potentially troubling sign for the global economy....
00:34 2019-10-03

Asian shares edge lower, Japan hurt by Sino-U.S. tensions Asian stock markets, including China's, edged lower on Monday as sentiment was dented by news that the U.S. administration is considering delisting Chinese companies from U.S. stock exchanges....
08:34 2019-09-30

Norway's Telenor flags lower earnings on dismal Asian businesses Norwegian telecoms group Telenor said on Tuesday the company expects a decline in earnings for the rest of the year, dented by problems faced at some of its Asian operations....
10:00 2019-07-16

Stocks edge higher but yuan weakens as tariffs loom Hopes for a thaw in the U.S.-China trade war helped a gauge of global stocks edge higher on Friday despite weakness on Wall Street, though caution over pending U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods put the yu...
21:34 2019-08-30

Wall Street slips at open after Saudi attacks; energy stocks surge U.S. stocks opened lower on Monday as the weekend attack on Saudi Arabian crude facilities knocked out 5% of the world's supply and added to global growth worries, while the beaten down energy stocks ...
15:51 2019-09-16

EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks hit five-week high on stimulus hopes; Turkish lira slips Emerging market stocks climbed for a fourth straight session on Monday as hope for stimulus to support growth in the world's major economies buoyed investor sentiment, while currencies in the developi...
12:00 2019-09-09

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi stock index slips to 8-month low amid slowing economy Saudi Arabia's stock market fell to an eight-month low on Wednesday as a slowing economy prompted investors to pull most shares down from lofty valuations. The Saudi index closed 1.4% down with 16...
19:34 2019-09-11

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks take heart as Beijing limits yuan slide Asian shares were trying to rally on Thursday after Beijing limited the fall in its yuan and provided temporary relief from fears of a global currency war, though worries about recession still lurked ...
05:34 2019-08-08

Asian Cities Turn To Electric Vehicles In Anti-Pollution Drive Asian cities are switching to electric vehicles in a bid to tackle worsening air quality, cut climate changing emissions, and expand their public transport networks, climate experts said on Friday....
07:34 2019-09-07

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares edge lower as U.S. House readies Trump impeachment inquiry Asian stocks fell on Wednesday after the U.S. lawmakers called for an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, increasing the prospects of prolonged political uncertainty in the world's larges...
07:34 2019-09-25

Stocks edge higher but post monthly loss; yuan weakens as tariffs loom Hopes for a thaw in the U.S.-China trade war helped a gauge of global stocks rise on Friday despite a tepid performance on Wall Street, though caution over pending American tariffs on Chinese goods pu...
02:00 2019-08-31

Global stocks gain as Mexico tariffs averted, yuan falls to 2019 lows U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America, and as weak U.S. ...
06:51 2019-06-10

Asian shares nudge higher on stimulus hopes, recession fears ease Asian shares extended their gains on Tuesday as hopes for stimulus in major economies tempered anxiety about a global recession, boosting riskier assets and drawing money from safe-havens such as bond...
06:00 2019-08-20

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares fall on recession fears; eyes on Fed minutes Asian shares fell on Wednesday as fresh worries about a global recession led investors to dump risky assets, with U.S. President Donald Trump showing no signs of backing down in his trade war with Chi...
07:00 2019-08-21

Oil slips towards $60 on demand worries, despite trade hopes Oil slipped to around $60 a barrel on Friday as concern about a slowdown in the global economy and oil demand outweighed hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute....
11:34 2019-09-13

Asian Stocks Slip as G-20 Begins Asian stocks slipped on Friday as investors awaited a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the Group of 20 summit, where trade negotiations will be top of the agenda....
10:00 2019-06-28

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain as Mexico tariffs averted, yuan falls to 2019 lows U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America, and as weak U.S. ...
08:51 2019-06-10

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares fall as weak data inflames growth fears Asian shares fell on Tuesday, following a volatile Wall Street session as weak economic indicators and an intensifying Sino-U.S. trade war inflamed concerns about global growth, supporting safe-haven ...
07:17 2019-06-04

Oil slips to $64 as trade disputes outweigh supply concerns Oil slipped to around $64 a barrel on Tuesday after fresh signs the U.S.-China trade dispute is dragging on the global economy and oil demand, outweighing OPEC supply cuts and Middle East tensions....
11:17 2019-07-09

Oil slips as demand outlook, trade dispute weigh Oil prices dipped on Monday amid worries about an economic slowdown and the Sino-U.S. trade war, which have led to a cut in the growth outlook for oil demand....
08:34 2019-08-12

Fibonacci Numbers in Asian Stocks: Watch Hong Kong's Hang Seng stock index recently reversed its June rally -- and the reversal came at the Fibonacci .618 retracement point. Watch to see what this implies for Hang Seng from here....
21:51 2019-07-10

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares nudge higher on stimulus hopes, recession fears ease Asian shares extended their gains on Tuesday as hopes for stimulus in major economies tempered anxiety about a global recession, helping boost riskier assets and drawing money from safe-havens such as...
04:00 2019-08-20

How the Chinese yuan is likely to perform in three trade war scenarios The trade war between the U.S. and China is turning into a brewing currency war, say analysts. Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research predicts what might happen to the yuan in three scenarios....
14:00 2019-08-16

Stock edge lower, gold gains on slowdown, geopolitical fears Equity markets struggled and safe-haven assets like gold were in demand on Friday as weak Chinese data stoked investor anxieties over a global growth slowdown and fears of a U.S.-Iran confrontation ad...
18:34 2019-06-14

European Stocks Shrug Off Asian Losses to Rise German 10-year government bonds slid to a record low Wednesday on expectations that the European Central Bank’s likely new president, Christine Lagarde, will pursue more easy-money policies....
10:17 2019-07-03

Asian stocks subdued, oil rises on U.S.-Iran tensions Asian shares were off to a cautious start on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on any signs of a thaw in Sino-U.S. trade negotiations while oil prices firmed on worries over heightened tensions b...
04:00 2019-06-24

Accountants Must Turn Over Trump’s Financial Records, Lower-Court Judge Rules President Trump lost an early test of his strategy of stonewalling all oversight demands for information by Congress, but the ruling is just the first step in what could be a lengthy process....
15:51 2019-05-21

Wall Street slips as financials drag, trade outlook clouds Wall Street slipped on Tuesday, weighed down by financial stocks as a deepening of the Treasury yield curve inversion raised U.S. recession worries and uncertainty over any progress in trade negotiati...
23:34 2019-08-27

Asian stocks cheer Trump's delay of some China tariffs Asian stocks joined a global equities surge on Wednesday, after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese imports and gave much-needed relief for markets gripped by political and economic turmoil....
10:00 2019-08-14

Asian stocks tick up, oil rises amid U.S.-Iran tensions Asian shares edged up on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on any signs of a thaw in Sino-U.S. trade negotiations, while oil prices firmed on heightened tensions between the United States and Ira...
08:17 2019-06-24

Asian stocks edge up on Wall Street futures, firmer oil Asian shares eked out cautious gains on Wednesday, as higher Wall Street futures provided some relief after an overnight U.S. selloff, though deeper worries about the global economy and trade continue...
09:34 2019-08-28

CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises on trade hopes, energy stocks lead gainers Canada's main stock index rose on Thursday as energy stocks tracked higher oil prices, while U.S.-China talks scheduled for October raised hopes that the trade war will de-escalate before it further d...
17:00 2019-09-05

Its leash lengthened, China's yuan flirts with trade war role China, having let the yuan cross the once sacred red line of 7 per dollar, will allow its currency to fall further and may even risk U.S. anger by using it as a bargaining chip in already thorny trade...
14:00 2019-09-26

What Chinese state media are saying about the falling yuan and escalating trade war China's state newspaper on Tuesday slams the U.S. for "deliberately destroying international order," one day after Washington branded Beijing a currency manipulator....
12:34 2019-08-06

IMF stands by yuan view; says China could need stimulus if trade war worsens The International Monetary Fund on Friday stood by its assessment that the value of China's yuan was largely in line with economic fundamentals, but an IMF official said the fund was encouraging China...
16:34 2019-08-10

FOREX-Yen sags, yuan soars after U.S-China trade truce The yen sagged and the yuan rose in early Monday trade after the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks as U.S. President Donald Trump offered concessions on new tariffs and restriction...
01:51 2019-07-01

China's Yuan Hits 11-Year Low Amid Trade Tensions The plunge past 7.0 prompted Washington to officially brand Beijing a "currency manipulator". China's central bank has "resolutely opposed" the label....
08:34 2019-08-26

Yuan Falls To Fresh 11-Year Lows On Trade War Worries Prior to the market opening, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) set the midpoint rate at 7.049 per dollar prior to market open, weaker than the previous fix of 7.0433....
14:34 2019-08-22

Oil Investors Turn Focus to Inventories as Demand Fears Linger As a rocky August in financial markets wraps up, energy investors are looking ahead to Wednesday figures on U.S. oil stockpiles that could impact expectations for excess supply moving forward....
09:00 2019-08-28

Business fears for Hong Kong after protests turn violent Violent demonstrations Monday that saw protesters vandalize Hong Kong's main government complex have drawn a swift condemnation from business leaders worried about damage to the city's reputation....
13:34 2019-07-03

European stocks pare losses amid earnings, trade uncertainty; tech stocks down 1.8% European stocks pared early losses on Thursday afternoon, as investors digested fresh corporate results and kept an eye on global trade developments....
14:51 2019-07-18

Wall Street slips as bank earnings, Trump trade comments weigh U.S. stocks edged lower on Tuesday as quarterly results from banks added to concerns about lower interest rates dampening their profits, while comments from U.S. President Donald Trump on trade also d...
03:51 2019-07-17

Nikkei slips but on track for best month in a year; U.S.-China trade tensions weigh Japan's Nikkei average is on track for its best month in a year though it fell on Monday after news that the U.S. administration is considering delisting Chinese companies from U.S. exchanges....
06:00 2019-09-30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks subdued, oil rises on U.S.-Iran tensions Asian shares were off to a cautious start on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on any signs of a thaw in Sino-U.S. trade negotiations while oil prices firmed on worries over heightened tensions b...
04:34 2019-06-24

Asian stocks mostly weaker on steep Chinese factory price declines Most Asian stocks swung lower on Tuesday, weighed by Chinese markets after data showed mainland factory prices shrinking at their fastest pace in three years while reports of German stimulus plans pus...
07:00 2019-09-10

Asian stocks bounce in relief as Trump delays China tariffs Asian stocks joined a global equities surge on Wednesday, after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese imports and gave much-needed relief for markets gripped by political and economic turmoil....
06:00 2019-08-14

Asian stocks shaky before Powell's speech as growth woes weigh Asian shares struggled to make any headway on Friday as weak U.S. manufacturing activity and uncertainty over how much further the Federal Reserve would cut rates added to the general air of caution i...
05:00 2019-08-23

Asian stocks up slightly as investors await central bank moves Asian stocks rose slightly Monday. Investors are looking out this week for signs about how central banks around the world may take action to support economic growth....
08:00 2019-09-09

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks subdued, oil near 5-month low on U.S. inventory build Asian stocks stuttered on Thursday, dogged by the uncertainty over an intractable U.S.-China trade dispute, while oil prices flirted with five-month lows thanks to higher U.S. crude inventories and a ...
05:17 2019-06-13

Volatility in China's yuan due to escalating U.S. trade friction: PBOC official Volatility in China's yuan since August is a normal market reaction to escalating trade frictions stoked by the United States and was caused, to some extent, by Washington's decision to raise tariffs,...
18:34 2019-08-11

Wall St. sinks as yuan slide inflames U.S.-China trade dispute Wall Street's major indexes posted their biggest percentage drop of the year on Monday as a fall in the yuan following U.S. President Donald Trump's vow to impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods s...
22:51 2019-08-05

Yuan hits 3-week high, swings wildly on trade headlines China's yuan hit a three-week high before paring some gains in a volatile session early on Thursday, as traders pounced on various conflicting headlines about the state of play in Sino-U.S. trade talk...
08:51 2019-10-10

Chinese Yuan Skids to 2019 Low as Trump Ramps Up Trade Conflict China’s yuan slid to its weakest level of the year, nearing the symbolic level of 7 per dollar, after President Trump threatened to impose more tariffs on Chinese imports....
17:00 2019-08-02

Trade war tensions send China's yuan to 11-year low – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsIntroduction: Yuan slides as trade jitters growUS and China hiked tariffs on FridayUBS tells clients to sell sharesGermany on brink of recessi...
14:34 2019-08-27

Trump’s surprise Huawei U-turn stirs unease amid 5G fears President Trump’s surprise announcement in Japan that U.S. companies will be allowed to do at least some business with Huawei, a Chinese telecommunications company with links to the Communist governme...
02:51 2019-07-04

U.S. Stocks to Open Lower Ahead of Fed Testimony U.S. futures and European stocks slipped as investors awaited Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s congressional testimony, where he will face questions on the central bank’s interest rate intenti...
14:34 2019-07-10

Energy Stocks and Bonds Follow Oil Lower The recent slide in oil prices has prompted investors to scale back on shares and bonds of energy companies when markets broadly remain strong—a divergence some traders and analysts don’t think will l...
15:51 2019-06-18

Asian stocks weaken as China's factory-gate prices fall sharply Most Asian stocks swung lower on Tuesday, weighed by Chinese markets after mainland factory-gate prices shrank at their fastest pace in three years while reports of German stimulus plans pushed global...
08:34 2019-09-10

Asian stocks bounce on Wall Street's Fed cheer; dollar stays weak Asian shares tracked Wall Street's rally on Wednesday, after U.S. central bank comments pointed to increasing prospects of an interest rate cut, boosting investor sentiment and pushing the dollar lowe...
07:17 2019-06-05

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hobbled by fading expectations for aggressive Fed rate cut Asian stocks struggled to rebound on Tuesday as investors came to terms with sharply reduced expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a large interest rate cut at the end of July....
03:51 2019-07-09

Markets Right Now: Stocks closing lower on Wall Street NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4:00 p.m. Stocks turned broadly lower on Wall Street Tuesday as investors shifted money into bonds, sending yields to...
00:00 2019-05-29

Stocks End Week Lower as Fed Signals Small Rate Cut U.S. stocks wavered in the past week, torn between mixed corporate earnings reports and shifting expectations of Federal Reserve intervention later this month....
07:00 2019-07-20

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as oil prices slip Canada's main stock index slipped at open on Wednesday, as energy stocks tumbled on falling oil prices, while investors awaited a Bank of Canada interest rate decision....
16:34 2019-05-29

BlackRock's profit hit by lower fees for lending stocks BlackRock Inc , the world's largest asset manager, took in less cash last quarter as investors moved into lower-cost bond funds, and it made less money lending out stocks....
14:00 2019-07-19

US STOCKS-Futures slightly lower before jobs data U.S. stock futures edged lower, on Friday, as investors awaited the monthly jobs data, which could offer clues on the Federal Reserve's move on interest rates....
14:34 2019-07-05

US STOCKS-Fed doubts dominate as futures tick lower Wall Street's main markets were set to edge lower on Thursday as the previous session's hints of a skeptical Federal Reserve attitude to a new cycle of interest rate cuts offset a handful of more bull...
15:34 2019-08-22

Trade tensions and a weaker yuan drive Chinese crypto demand, market players say Trade tensions between the United States and China and a weakening yuan are boosting demand for cryptocurrencies among Chinese investors, market players from Asia to New York said....
19:00 2019-08-14

Wall Street sinks as yuan slide intensifies trade angst, Dow loses 700 points The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled more than 700 points in a global selloff on Monday, triggered by China's willingness to let the yuan slide in response to the latest U.S. threats on trade....
20:17 2019-08-05

Fears Hong Kong protests could turn violent amid calls to 'escalate action' Protesters have given authorities until Thursday afternoon to answer demands to retract extradition billHong Kong is bracing for fresh rallies on Friday, which many fear could turn violent, as protest...
18:17 2019-06-19

U.S. Stocks Turn Positive After Fed Comments U.S. stocks broke into positive territory late Thursday after a Federal Reserve official urged central banks to lower interest rates swiftly on signs of economic weakening....
23:34 2019-07-18

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower on falling gold price Canada's main stock index opened lower on Friday, as falling gold price dragged down materials stocks and a strong rebound in U.S. job growth in June drove investors to pare bets of an aggressive inte...
16:00 2019-07-05

CANADA STOCKS-Futures lower after attack on Saudi facilities Futures for Canada's main stock index were lower on Monday after a weekend attack on crude facilities in Saudi Arabia disrupted global oil supplies and fuelled worries over the impact of an oil shock ...
14:51 2019-09-16

Markets Right Now: Tech, health care lead US stocks lower NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are getting off to a weak start on Wall Street led by drops in technology and health care companies....
16:00 2019-05-29

Stocks edge lower as investors eye Fed's Jackson Hole meeting An index of stock markets worldwide crept lower on Thursday on uncertainty over the outlook for U.S. interest rate cuts and weak U.S. manufacturing data that raised concerns about the health of the ...
23:34 2019-08-22

Stocks edge lower to put market on track for weekly loss Stocks moved broadly lower in early trading on Wall Street Friday in a market racked by fear and anxiety over trade disputes.       ...
18:34 2019-08-09

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures lower ahead of U.S. jobs data Stock futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Friday ahead of the release of a crucial U.S. jobs report, which could offer some guidance on the U.S. Federal Reserve's inter...
14:34 2019-07-05

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower on energy shares decline Canada's main stock index opened lower on Thursday as energy companies were impacted by lower crude prices after the U.S. Federal Reserve dampened hopes of future interest rate cuts and as rising U.S....
16:01 2019-08-01

Lower rates could boost housing stocks, but risks remain Lower U.S. interest rates could help support outperforming U.S. homebuilder stocks, even as they raise worries about the economy, while a bonanza of industry data and Federal Reserve speakers next wee...
21:00 2019-08-16

Trade war hits Asian FX Asiamoney ranks the top five counterparties and top three Asian counterparties in 11 different Asian jurisdictions as part of our 41st annual survey of liquidity consumption in the global FX markets....
03:34 2019-10-05

Global Stocks Fall on Recession Fears Global stocks and government bond yields fell, as weak economic data and ominous signs from the bond market added to fears about slowing growth around the world....
07:00 2019-08-15

Stocks Turn Higher on Hopes for Rate Cut U.S. stocks swung sharply in another volatile session as investors bet a string of disappointing economic data would spur the Federal Reserve to continue cutting interest rates....
19:00 2019-10-03

Global stocks gain, yields lower after Fed signals possible rate cuts A gauge of global stock markets added to gains on Wednesday and benchmark U.S. Treasury yields and the U.S. dollar fell after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled possible rate cuts of as much as half a ...
21:01 2019-06-19

Dow: Signs of slowing job growth, troubles overseas push US stocks lower Investors grappled with more worrisome economic data Wednesday: Hiring reportedly slowed more than expected in September.       ...
00:00 2019-10-03

Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower Most Asian stock markets rose on Tuesday but gains were capped by investor caution ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy decision, while crude oil prices dipped as global growth worries overshadowed ...
09:51 2019-06-18

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street ends slightly lower with Fed in focus U.S. stocks ended lower on Friday, with investors cautious going into next week's Federal Reserve meeting, while a warning from Broadcom of a broad weakening in global demand weighed on chipmakers....
23:00 2019-06-14

CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls as materials drop on lower gold prices Canada's main stock index fell on Thursday, as shares of precious metal miners dropped after gold prices fell on a strong reading of inflation in the United States....
16:51 2019-07-11

Stocks end the week lower amid rising tensions in the Middle East AP Photo/Richard Drew US stocks finished the week lower amid rising tensions in the Middle East as Iran reportedly seized two British tankers. That took some of the luster away from Microsoft's stron...
20:34 2019-07-20

BlackRock profit misses estimates, hit by lower fees for lending stocks BlackRock Inc , the world's largest asset manager, took in less cash last quarter as investors moved into lower-cost bond funds, and it made less money lending out stocks....
19:17 2019-07-19

European stocks set to open lower as Middle East tensions linger European stocks are set to open lower Monday as tensions between the U.S. and Iran continue to stoke fears of a military confrontation in the Middle East....
08:51 2019-06-24

Stocks Tick Lower After Jobs Report Clouds Expectations of a Rate Cut Major U.S. indexes fell from their records after a better-than-expected June jobs report clouded expectations of an imminent interest-rate cut by the Federal Reserve....
20:00 2019-07-05

UPDATE 1-Defensives lead Europe stocks lower ahead of ECB meeting European shares fell in early trading on Tuesday, dragged down by a sell-off in defensive sectors and on disappointing China data that stoked recession worries ahead of the European Central Bank's mon...
12:34 2019-09-10

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens lower as Netflix plunges U.S. stocks opened lower on Thursday as shares of streaming pioneer Netflix tumbled, kicking off earnings for the FAANG group of stocks on a sour note....
16:34 2019-07-18

European shares lower as Germany's Zalando slumps; oil stocks ease European shares fell on Tuesday, dragged by Germany's Zalando, while energy stocks gave up some gains as crude prices eased slightly after surging in the aftermath of attacks on oil facilities in Saud...
11:17 2019-09-17

DOJ announces broad antitrust review of Big Tech, sending stocks lower It's the strongest move toward the tech industry by Attorney General William Barr, whose interest in the sector could deepen regulatory pressure....
00:17 2019-07-24

Asia stocks trade mixed ahead of China trade data Stocks in Asia traded mixed on Thursday as investors await the release of Chinese trade data, amid Washington's protracted trade war with Beijing....
02:34 2019-08-08

US tech stocks dive on fears of competition probe Shares in Facebook and Google's parent were among tech stocks to be bruised on growing investor fears of US investigations into whether they misuse their market power....
12:51 2019-06-04

Cramer: Put recession fears aside and buy these 2 office furniture stocks "As long as the job market stays strong, companies will keep paying up to make their workspaces more attractive and entice the workers they need," Jim Cramer says....
03:34 2019-09-27

U.S. Stocks Climb, Pound Falls on Brexit Fears U.S. stocks rose, lifted by gains across everything from retailers to technology firms, and the British pound fell after U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to suspend Parliament....
18:00 2019-08-28

Global recession fears hit stocks, bonds rally Asian shares fell on Wednesday and bonds rallied as investor sentiment soured over growing worries about world growth with trade tensions between the United States and China showing no signs of easing...
09:51 2019-05-29

Global stocks climb as currency war fears ease World stock markets inched higher on Tuesday, propelled by solid gains on Wall Street, after China's central bank stepped in to stabilize the yuan, soothing fears that a protracted trade spat between ...
00:34 2019-08-07

Wall Street drops as Broadcom warning pushes chip stocks lower U.S. stocks dropped on Friday, as shares of chipmakers sank on a warning from sector major Broadcom of a broad weakening in global demand and Chinese data pointed to the worst slowdown in industrial g...
18:34 2019-06-14

Wall Street opens lower as Broadcom warning hits tech stocks U.S. stocks opened lower on Friday, weighed down by technology stocks, as the long-feared hit to global growth from President Donald Trump's trade war crystallized in slashed sales forecast from chipm...
15:51 2019-06-14

Europe stocks lower on weak economic data; FTSE down 1.5% after worst day since 2016 European stocks were mostly lower Thursday afternoon as weak economic data compounded uncertainty arising from the U.S. announcement that it would impose billions of dollars' worth of tariffs on ...
16:34 2019-10-03

GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil sheds gains, stocks inch lower as focus turns to Fed Oil shed some of its massive gains on Tuesday as the United States flagged the possible release of crude reserves, while stocks inched lower as investors remained on the sidelines ahead of this week's...
11:17 2019-09-17

S.Korean stocks end lower on profit-taking; soft export data weighs Round-up of South Korean financial markets: South Korea's KOSPI ended weaker on Friday as investors locked in profits after a series of strong gains, while tepid data weighed on the export-driven econ...
09:51 2019-06-21

UPDATE 4-BlackRock profit misses estimates, hit by lower fees for lending stocks BlackRock Inc, the world's largest asset manager, took in less cash last quarter as investors moved into lower-cost bond funds, and it made less money lending out stocks....
17:34 2019-07-19

Sensex, Nifty Fall Over 1% As Auto Stocks Drag Markets Lower: 10 Points Domestic stock markets started Monday's session on a lower note, extending their losses to a second straight day, amid weakness in global peers. The S&P BSE Sensex index fell as much as 435.23 points....
07:51 2019-07-08

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens lower after strong jobs data U.S. stocks slipped at the open on Friday as a strong rebound in U.S. job growth in June dashed hopes of an aggressive interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month....
16:00 2019-07-05

Why Stocks Are Soaring Amid Rising Economic Fears: ‘There Is No Alternative’ Markets now have echoes of the mid-2010s, when central banks around the world were holding interest rates so low investors had little choice but to buy stocks....
20:51 2019-07-11

Global stocks dip as Fed meeting looms, oil climbs on geopolitical fears U.S. stocks ended nominally lower on Friday as investors awaited next week's Federal Reserve meeting for signs of imminent easing, while the U.S.-Iran confrontation in the Gulf of Oman added to geopol...
05:00 2019-06-15

Stocks approach record as Fed soothes Wall Street's fears The S&P 500 approached a record high on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve signaled potential interest cuts later this year, reassuring investors worried that the U.S.-China trade war could stall eco...
00:51 2019-06-20

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Lower rates could boost housing stocks, but risks remain Lower U.S. interest rates could help support outperforming U.S. homebuilder stocks, even as they raise worries about the economy, while a bonanza of industry data and Federal Reserve speakers next wee...
20:00 2019-08-18

Europe stocks recover after weak economic data; FTSE still lower after worst day since 2016 European stocks clawed back losses Thursday afternoon to finish flat after weak economic data compounded uncertainty arising from the U.S. announcement of tariffs on exports from the European Union....
22:34 2019-10-03

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens slightly lower; Home Depot caps losses U.S. stocks opened slightly lower on Tuesday, after three straight session of gains, but upbeat earnings from Dow Industrial component Home Depot limited losses....
16:34 2019-08-20

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Tech selloff sends Wall St lower, Nasdaq enters correction The three major U.S. stock indexes declined on Monday and Nasdaq confirmed it was in a correction, dragged down by Alphabet, Facebook and Amazon.com on fears the companies are the targets of U.S. gove...
22:34 2019-06-03

Stocks end lower, capping worst week of year for market after Trump threatens tariffs A drop in stocks Friday capped the worst week of the year for the market. Trump's announcement of new tariffs on China sparked the decline.       ...
00:34 2019-08-03

Asian shares weaken as trade optimism fades Asian shares fell on Wednesday as initial enthusiasm over the latest U.S.-China trade truce was overtaken by fresh concerns over Washington's threat of tariffs on additional European goods....
09:00 2019-07-03

Asian markets fall as US ignites new trade war with Europe Stocks drop in Sydney and Tokyo mirroring falls in US and UK, as Washington slaps 25% tariffs on range of European goodsAsian markets have tanked after a below-par US jobs report compounded worries ab...
08:00 2019-10-03

Asian Growth Is Taking a Hit from the Trade War, According to the Latest Forecasts BANGKOK (AP) — The Asian Development Bank has downgraded its growth forecasts for the region, saying escalating trade tensions are sapping economies of some of their potential. The regional lend...
13:34 2019-09-25

Asian shares at four-month low on deepening U.S.-China trade war Asian shares hobbled near four-month lows on Friday and crude oil plunged on worries the U.S.-China trade spat was developing into a more entrenched strategic dispute between the world's two largest e...
04:17 2019-05-24

Asian shares get trade lift, let down by China data Asian share markets firmed on Monday as signs of progress in the Sino-U.S. trade standoff whetted risk appetites, though investors remained wary of the damage already done to the global economy....
10:51 2019-10-14

LVMH eases fears over Hong Kong hit, lifting luxury stocks Shares in LVMH rose on Thursday, lifting other European luxury goods stocks as the Louis Vuitton owner's stronger-than-expected sales update eased fears of any major fallout from protests in Hong Kon...
11:51 2019-10-10

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks follow Wall Street lower, Brazil's real weakens Latin American stocks fell nearly 2% on Friday, mirroring weakness on Wall Street, while the Brazilian real dropped as optimism around the proposed overhaul of the country's pension system faded. ...
23:00 2019-06-14

Wall Street Week Ahead: Lower rates could boost housing stocks, but risks remain Lower U.S. interest rates could help support outperforming U.S. homebuilder stocks, even as they raise worries about the economy, while a bonanza of industry data and Federal Reserve speakers next wee...
09:34 2019-08-17

Asian shares falter as Trump-Xi trade jitters build Asian shares stumbled on Friday amid rising doubts that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping this weekend could lead to an easing of trade ...
08:51 2019-06-28

Asian shares up on U.S. jobs report, but caution seen on trade talks Asian shares edged higher on Monday after data showed the U.S. unemployment rate dropped to the lowest in almost 50 years, easing concerns of a slowdown in the world's largest economy....
06:51 2019-10-07

China seeks Asian neighbors' support in trade fight with US China is seeking to support from some of its Asian neighbors and Russia in its escalating tariff fight with the U.S. Speaking Wednesday at a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Kyrgyzs...
15:17 2019-05-23

China seeks Asian neighbors’ support in trade fight with US BEIJING (AP) — China is seeking support from some of its Asian neighbors and Russia in its escalating tariff fight with the U.S. Speaking Wednesday at a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organizatio...
12:17 2019-05-23

U.S. and Russia trade blame over near collision in East Asian waters Russia and the United States blamed each other for a near collision between their warships in East Asian waters on Friday with both countries accusing one another of dangerous and unprofessional behav...
19:51 2019-06-07

Japanese stocks dive to 7-month low on fears of full-blown U.S-China economic war Japanese shares plummeted more than 2% on Tuesday to their lowest levels since early January, spooked by the spectre of a full-blown economic war between the United States and China after Washington d...
06:17 2019-08-06

Japan stocks advance as stimulus hopes calm global recession fears Japanese shares rose on Monday as signs central banks around the world are taking steps to support their economies helped ease immediate concerns about a global recession....
12:00 2019-08-19

Recession ahead? Dow, stocks tank on fears that bond market signals a downturn The Dow and stocks fell into a tailspin Wednesday as traders took signs from the bond market that a recession could be coming.       ...
03:34 2019-08-15

Sensex, Nifty Turn Flat As Financial Stocks Weigh: LIVE Updates Live market updates (Sensex, Nifty today): The S&P BSE Sensex index rose as much as 216.34 points to 39,306.37 in early trade, and declined 317.00 points from that level to hit 38,989.37 on the......
09:00 2019-09-24

European stocks close lower as weak German data rattles markets; Thomas Cook collapses European shares moved lower Monday, as investors reacted to the collapse of one of the world's most well-known tour operators as well as poor German data....
10:00 2019-09-24

Asian shares ease as Trump rekindles Sino-U.S. trade tensions Asian shares pulled back on Friday as worries over renewed Sino-U.S. trade tensions weighed on sentiment ahead of the release of June trade data from China, though expectations of a Federal Reserve ...
04:51 2019-07-12

Asian shares rise on conciliatory trade tone but mood cautious Asian shares rose on Friday as China struck a hopeful tone on trade with the United States but continued fears about a global growth slowdown, or even a recession, capped sharp rallies....
04:34 2019-08-30

Most Asian Units Slip As Trade Tensions Weigh; Rupee Falls Most The Indian rupee and the Malaysian ringgit were the worst performers in the region, playing catch up with peers as both markets re-opened for trade after a holiday on Monday....
20:34 2019-09-03

Asian markets decline as trade worries weigh on investor sentiment Markets in Asia traded cautiously on Wednesday morning despite the S&P 500 touching a new record overnight stateside, with global trade concerns weighing on investor sentiment....
04:17 2019-07-03

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares subdued as trade enthusiasm ebbs Asian shares were subdued on Wednesday as initial enthusiasm over the latest U.S.-China trade truce was overtaken by fresh concerns over Washington's threat of tariffs on additional European goods....
07:00 2019-07-03

ASEAN summit – Southeast Asian nations wary of US-China trade row The US-China trade dispute is high on the ASEAN summit agenda. The bloc's leaders are set to sign an economic partnership deal at their annual meeting in Bangkok, but not all countries want Beijing's ...
11:17 2019-06-22

Asian markets rally after China's trade comments soothe nerves Stocks in Asia rallied on Friday, following Wall Street's lead. Markets are getting a boost after China gave investors a bit of a reason to be optimistic about trade talks with the United States....
07:34 2019-08-30

Asian markets waver amid global growth, trade uncertainty Asian shares wobbled on Tuesday, U.S. Treasury yields fell and gold rose as weak global manufacturing activity reinforced worries about slowing growth while uncertainties over the prospect of a Sino-U...
06:51 2019-07-02

Asian shares climb, wager all on dovish Fed, trade hopes revive Asian shares hit five-week highs on Wednesday as investors hoped the Federal Reserve would follow the lead of the European Central Bank and open the door to future rate cuts at its policy meeting late...
06:01 2019-06-19

Stocks and sterling fall on global economic gloom and Brexit fears – business live Global shares sell-off gathers pace after Wall Street opens Pound sinks 0.6% ahead of Johnson speech but comes off lows laterUK construction shrinks at second-worst rate since 2009Closing summary 3.12...
18:34 2019-10-02

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks, FX rally as growth slowdown fears ease slightly Latin American currencies and stocks joined a global rally on Thursday as surprisingly upbeat economic data from the United States and China allied with hints that Beijing will step in to limit losses...
23:00 2019-08-08

LIVE Market Updates: Sensex, Nifty Turn Flat As Auto Stocks Decline BSE Sensex today: The S&P BSE Sensex index added as much as 154.12 points in early trade to hit 37,424.94, before falling as much as 207.2 points from that level. The broader NSE Nifty benchmark,......
08:34 2019-09-12

European stocks fall close lower as weak German data rattles markets; Thomas Cook collapses European shares moved lower Monday, as investors reacted to the collapse of one of the world's most well-known tour operators as well as poor German data....
20:34 2019-09-23

Energy ETFs lower on trade tensions Todd Rosenbluth of CFRA and Matt Bartolini of State Street join 'ETF Edge' to discuss what they're watching as energy ETFs continue to fall....
19:34 2019-05-29

Trade Impasse Sends Oil Prices Lower Oil prices dropped Tuesday as concerns mounted over the China-U.S. trade impasse and as Hurricane Dorian rumbled along a path that should keep it from disrupting production in the Gulf of Mexico....
02:34 2019-09-04

Asian Shops Shun Huawei Phone Trade-Ins on Google Suspension Worries Mobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for trade-ins, as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the......
05:34 2019-05-23

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares buoyed by U.S. jobs, trade talks in focus Asian shares edged higher on Monday after data showed the U.S. unemployment rate dropped to the lowest in almost 50 years, easing concerns of a slowdown in the world's largest economy....
03:51 2019-10-07

Asian shares edge up, trade, geopolitical tensions cap gains; focus on Fed meeting Asian stocks inched higher on Monday, with a rebound in the Hong Kong market helping the mood, as investors remained cautious ahead of a closely-watched Federal Reserve meeting....
08:17 2019-06-17

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares jump on Fed rate fever, trade war hope Asian share markets jumped on Wednesday as investors dared to hope the Federal Reserve would follow the lead of the European Central Bank and open the door to future rate cuts at its policy meeting la...
04:51 2019-06-19

Asian shares hit two-month lows as escalating Sino-U.S. trade row unnerves markets Asian shares extended their losses on Monday as a sharp escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war kept finiancial markets on edge, while the Japanese yen and bonds held near recent peaks as nervous invest...
03:34 2019-08-05

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares near 1-wk top on soothing trade tone, overall mood cautious Asian shares jumped to a one-week high on Friday as the United States and China showed a willingness to resolve their trade dispute by returning to the negotiating table, though lingering recession fe...
10:00 2019-08-30

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares falter as Trump-Xi trade jitters build Asian shares stumbled on Friday amid rising doubts that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping this weekend could lead to an easing of trade ...
07:51 2019-06-28

Asian shares cheered by U.S. jobs data but traders fear trade talks Asian shares edged higher on Monday after data showed the U.S. unemployment rate dropped to the lowest in almost 50 years, easing concerns of a slowdown in the world's largest economy....
08:17 2019-10-07

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares firmer on improved Sino-U.S. trade tone, oil up 1% Asian shares started higher on Monday on hopes of an interim Sino-U.S. tariff deal after the two countries described their talks as "productive" and "constructive", while oil gained more than 1% as Mi...
06:34 2019-09-23

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares at 1-wk top on conciliatory trade tone, stimulus hopes Asian shares jumped to a one-week high on Friday as the United States and China returned to the negotiating table to resolve their tariff dispute and on hopes central banks and governments will do mor...
10:00 2019-08-30

CORRECTED-GLOBAL MARKETS-Fears of U.S. slowdown weigh on stocks; dollar hits 29-month high Weak economic data in the United States and Europe weighed on global stock benchmarks on Tuesday, sending investors into safe-haven assets and pushing the dollar to a 29-month high....
20:34 2019-10-01

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares ease as Trump rekindles Sino-U.S. trade tensions Asian shares pulled back on Friday as worries over renewed Sino-U.S. trade tensions weighed on sentiment ahead of the release of June trade data from China, though expectations of a Federal Reserve ...
09:34 2019-07-12

Trade tensions kick Asian business confidence to 10-year low: Thomson Reuters/INSEAD Confidence among Asian companies in the June quarter fell to its lowest since the 2008-09 financial crisis, as a U.S.-China trade war disrupts global supply chains and shows little sign of easing soon...
06:01 2019-06-19

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares inch up in cautious mood over trade, lira stumbles Asian shares inched up in early trade on Tuesday, with investors cautious ahead of tense U.S.-China trade talks while the Turkish lira slipped over concerns about Ankara's planned incursion in northe...
03:51 2019-10-08

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares climb, wager all on dovish Fed, trade hopes revive Asian shares hit five-week highs on Wednesday as investors hoped the Federal Reserve would follow the lead of the European Central Bank and open the door to future rate cuts at its policy meeting late...
07:34 2019-06-19

Huawei unwanted: Asian shops shun phone trade-ins on Google suspension worries Mobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for trade-ins, as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the Chines...
14:00 2019-05-22

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares falter as U.S.-China trade war, recession worries weigh Asian shares fell on Monday morning, while gold prices held firm as investors worried a prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war could tip the world and U.S. economies into recession....
07:34 2019-08-12

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares slugged, bonds bought amid trade gloom Asian shares sank on Monday as the latest salvo in the Sino-U.S. trade war shook confidence in the world economy and sent investors steaming to the safe harbours of sovereign bonds and gold, while slu...
06:00 2019-08-26

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares rise on conciliatory trade tone but mood cautious Asian shares rose on Friday as China struck a hopeful tone on trade with the United States but continued fears about a global growth slowdown, or even a recession, capped sharp rallies....
03:34 2019-08-30

CORRECTED-GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares gain on better Sino-U.S. trade tone, oil climbs Asian shares started higher on Monday on hopes of an interim Sino-U.S. tariff deal after the two countries described their talks as "productive" and "constructive", while oil gained more than 1% as Mi...
06:34 2019-09-23

Trade Talks Looming, U.S. and China Lower Their Guard, a Little President Trump announced that China would resume purchases of American farm goods after a day of cooling tensions, raising hopes of averting the next round of tariff increases....
23:34 2019-09-12

GLOBAL MARKETS-China joins Asian shares in cautious advance ahead of trade talks Asian shares inched up on Tuesday, with Chinese shares making modest gains after a week-long holiday, though investors remained cautious over U.S.-China trade talks after President Donald Trump said a...
06:17 2019-10-08

Asia markets trade lower amid US political uncertainty Asia markets traded lower Wednesday morning as investors watch for developments in the United States after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump...
04:34 2019-09-25

U.S. equity futures reopen lower, U.S.-China trade relations at new low ebb U.S. stock index futures dropped when electronic trading resumed on Sunday, with trade relations between the United States and China appearing to reach a new low on Friday, sending Wall Street into a ...
01:00 2019-08-26

European shares lower as BP weighs, trade tensions intensify again European shares were lower on Monday, with shares of oil major BP lagging, while fresh concerns about U.S.-China trade and looming U.S. tariffs on European imports added to the pessimistic mood....
11:00 2019-09-30

US Treasury yields tick lower as trade tensions continue U.S. government debt yields continued to fall Thursday morning after President Donald Trump declined to set a deadline on levying tariffs on another $325 billion of Chinese goods....
13:17 2019-06-13

Dow futures sharply lower amid intensifying trade war concerns U.S. stock index futures were sharply lower Monday morning, as market participants monitor an intensifying trade dispute between the world's two largest economies....
12:51 2019-06-03

S&P edges lower as Apple weighs, trade tensions ease The S&P 500 ended the day down slightly on Friday but less than 1% below its all-time high as a drop in Apple stock countered cooling U.S.-China trade tensions....
06:00 2019-09-14

Electrolux sees lower hit from raw materials and trade tariffs this year Swedish home appliance maker Electrolux on Thursday said that it had been able to offset headwinds from raw materials, trade tariffs and currency with price hikes as it reported quarterly operating ...
10:51 2019-07-18

Oil falls as trade war raises recession fears Oil prices fell on Monday, pushing U.S. crude to its lowest in more than two weeks, as an intensifying U.S.-China trade war knocked confidence in the global economy....
06:34 2019-08-26

Trade angst, Infineon deal pull European shares lower European shares took another leg down on Monday as China sent another shot across Washington's bows on trade, stirring fears of recession, while German chipmaker Infineon's deal to buy a U.S. peer wei...
11:34 2019-06-03

Dow tops 27,000 for the first time on easing trade tensions, prospect of lower rates The Dow topped 27,000 for the first time Thursday as easing trade tensions and the Fed’s campaign to lower rates offset lingering economic worries.       ...
01:00 2019-07-12

UPDATE 1-Electrolux sees lower hit from raw materials, trade tariffs in 2019 Swedish home appliance maker Electrolux said on Thursday it had been able to offset pressures from higher raw materials, trade tariffs and currency with price hikes so far in 2019, and that it also ex...
10:51 2019-07-18

UK's Johnson tells Trump: Lower your trade barriers to seal UK deal Prime Minister Boris Johnson used a pre-G7 summit phone call to U.S. President Donald Trump to demand he lower trade barriers and open up parts of the U.S. economy to British firms, citing a wide rang...
02:00 2019-08-25

Treasury yields tick lower amid US-China trade talks U.S. government debt prices were reversed course to tick lower Friday morning, as investors monitor progress in trade talks between the U.S. and China....
12:17 2019-10-11

US Treasury yields tick lower amid renewed trade concerns U.S. government debt prices were higher on Wednesday morning, after President Donald Trump said Tuesday there is still a "long way to go" on trade talks with China....
11:01 2019-07-17

Wall St. opens lower amid geopolitical tensions, trade worries U.S. stocks opened lower on Tuesday, tracking a global shift out of riskier assets, as investors grappled with simmering geopolitical tensions and fears of a recession due to a drawn-out U.S.-China tr...
16:00 2019-08-13

Sensex, Nifty Edge Lower Amid Choppy Trade: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets started Wednesday's session on a lacklustre note, after three consecutive days of gains in which the benchmark indexes rose more than 3 per cent, amid cautious trade in Asian......
07:00 2019-08-28

Analyst: U.S.-China trade war about to turn against consumers U.S. consumers could feel the sting of new tariffs on Chinese goods before Christmas as a prolonged trade war makes a recession more likely, U.S. analysts say....
23:00 2019-08-29

Just like the 1930s, this trade war has the potential to turn nasty Echoes of that decade are getting uncomfortably loud as Trump imposes tariffs and the eurozone devalues its currencyA trade war followed by a currency war. Tariffs used as a protectionist weapon follo...
12:51 2019-06-23

Imperial's First-Ever Asian Market Brings Home Best Of South-East Asian Flavours The menu is an eclectic mix of dishes that are immensely popular in South-East Asian cooking, but remarkably different from the mainstream dishes we tend to associate with the region....
09:51 2019-10-11

SNL adds first Asian cast member while another is under fire over anti-Asian slur Casting is significant for Saturday Night Live, which has been criticized in the past for its historical lack of diversitySaturday Night Live has added its first Asian cast member, and in the interest...
22:00 2019-09-13

SNL adds first Asian cast member. But another is under fire over anti-Asian slur Casting is significant for Saturday Night Live, which has been criticized in the past for its historical lack of diversitySaturday Night Live has added its first Asian cast member, and in the interest...
06:00 2019-09-13

GLOBAL LNG-Asian prices slip as cargoes flood; North Asian demand slows Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) slipped this week on the back of a surplus of cargoes globally while imports from North Asia appeared to be slowing down this month, industry sources ...
06:00 2019-06-21

In ‘Abominable,’ Asian Actors Play Asian Characters. What a Novelty. Also rare for a big-studio animated feature, it’s centered on a modern Chinese family. Will it help change the lack of Asian representation onscreen? Even its supporters are unsure....
01:34 2019-09-28

Dow plunges 550 points as trade fears spook markets Traders once again fled from the stock market early Wednesday, preferring so-called safe-haven assets such as gold, as trade tensions between the US and China continue. The Dow Jones Industrial Averag...
19:00 2019-08-07

Trade war escalation fears send markets tumbling World stock markets have fallen on signs that China is ready to use its supply of rare earth chemicals as leverage in the increasingly bitter trade dispute with the US....
22:00 2019-05-29

Oil slides 1.4% on recession fears, China's trade threats Oil prices fell more than 1% on Thursday, extending the previous session's 3% drop, pressured by mounting recession concerns and a surprise boost in U.S. crude inventories....
23:34 2019-08-16

Oil Prices Slide on Trade Tensions and China Fears Oil prices slumped to a three-month low as concerns about President Trump’s trade policy and the slowdown in the Chinese economy cast doubt on the outlook for global demand....
14:34 2019-05-31

Dow stumbles nearly 300 points Thursday over U.S.-China trade fears Stocks tumbled Thursday as investors’ anxiety over the U.S.-China trade spat increased and put the market on track for three straight weeks of losses.        ...
04:00 2019-05-24

Asia markets mixed as trade fears heat up Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday amid increasing concerns over the state of global trade. Meanwhile, data from a private survey on Monday showed that Chinese manufacturing activity was better than ...
05:01 2019-06-04

Dow stumbles more than 300 points Thursday over U.S.-China trade fears Stocks tumbled Thursday as investors’ anxiety over the U.S.-China trade spat increased and put the market on track for three straight weeks of losses.        ...
18:17 2019-05-23

Asia markets trade lower as investors await China's growth data Investors will be watching out for Chinese gross domestic product data for the second quarter, set to be released at 10:00 a.m. HK/SIN, for clues as to whether policy makers will introduce more stimul...
02:51 2019-07-15

Wall St drifts lower as trade concerns weigh, big rate cut hopes fade The S&P 500 and the Dow Industrials edged lower on Tuesday, as investors worried over warnings of a hit to earnings from the U.S.-China trade dispute and reined in hopes of a steep interest rate cut t...
20:51 2019-07-09

Wall St. edges lower as trade concerns weigh, big rate cut hopes fade The S&P 500 and the Dow Industrials were on track to fall for the third straight session on Tuesday, as investors worried over warnings of a hit to earnings from the U.S.-China trade dispute and reine...
18:51 2019-07-09

Dow ends more than 700 points lower as trade war escalation with China pummels stock market U.S. stocks ended sharply lower after China let its currency sink to the lowest level in more than a decade, escalating a trade battle with the U.S.        ...
03:34 2019-08-06

Tencent chief says he's watching whether the trade war will turn into a tech war "We are also constantly watching whether the trade war will turn into a tech war," Ma said Tuesday, according to a CNBC translation of his Chinese remarks published by a locak news outlet....
04:17 2019-05-22

Xi and Modi Talk Up Trade, but Turn Aside Touchy Topics The leaders of China and India wrapped up two days of meetings by agreeing to find ways to step up trade, but they steered clear of thornier issues such as Kashmir and the 5G prospects of Chinese tech...
00:51 2019-10-13

Trump says China has to do a lot to turn things around in trade talks President Donald Trump said on Friday China has to do a lot in order to turn things around in trade negotiations with the United States and that he can increase tariffs on Chinese goods....
23:34 2019-08-02

U.S. farmers look past trade fears to cash in on China's hog crisis It might seem an unlikely time for U.S. farmers to look to China for more business but the devastating impact of African swine fever on the Chinese pork industry is trumping concerns about trade wars ...
07:00 2019-07-23

India, Australia Elections Best Antidote For Asia's Trade Fears The S&P BSE Sensex Index and S&P/ASX 200 Index are the best-performing benchmarks in the region since President Donald Trump's Twitter broadside rocked investors, according to data compiled by......
08:51 2019-05-29

TREASURIES-U.S. prices slide, dip likely short-lived on trade fears U.S. Treasury prices fell on Friday as investors booked profits from the previous day's steep rally, although the decline was seen as a blip as the festering U.S.-China trade conflict could fuel furth...
22:51 2019-05-24

German trade decline raises fears over global economy Concern that trade tensions and Brexit uncertainty are weighing on world growthGerman exports and industrial output fell sharply in April, triggering fresh fears that trade tensions and continued Brex...
00:51 2019-06-08

Bond bulls get a boost as trade tensions fan recession fears The global bond rally accelerated on Wednesday, sending 10-year U.S Treasury yields to 20-month lows, as investors fearful of the fallout from the Sino-U.S. trade war sold shares and scurried for the ...
16:17 2019-05-29

Wall Street sinks to one-month low on trade, growth fears Wall Street extended its sell-off on Friday as renewed U.S.-China trade jitters and a slowdown in job growth put all three major U.S. stock indexes on pace for their worst week since December, when ma...
21:17 2019-08-02

Oil prices fall as trade wars fan fears of economic slowdown Oil prices fell by around 1% on Monday, extending losses of over 3% from Friday, when crude markets slipped to their biggest monthly losses in six months amid stalling demand and as trade wars fanned ...
10:00 2019-06-03

Wall Street drops to one-month low on trade, growth fears Wall Street's main indexes sank to one-month lows on Friday after a sharp escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions and tepid job growth in July reinforced fears of a global economic slowdown....
17:17 2019-08-02

China tech bonds reward investors as trade war fears ebb The beaten-down bonds of Chinese internet companies have rebounded since the May flare-up in U.S.-China trade tensions, reaping a good profit for investors who braved the storm to buy the dips....
14:34 2019-07-10

What trade fears? Wall Street is back in rally mode U.S. stocks surged on Thursday on expectations of a de-escalation in trade tensions after Washington and Beijing agreed to hold high-level talks next month, while strong economic data eased fears of a...
21:00 2019-09-05

Sharp posts lower-than-expected profit as trade gloom hits electronics demand Sharp Corp reported a lower-than-expected quarterly operating profit, as an escalating trade war between the United States and China dampened demand for its electronics devices and television sets....
13:51 2019-08-01

Sensex, Nifty Turn Flat Amid Jittery Trade Domestic stock markets gave up early gains to move in a tight range on Friday afternoon amid a mixed trend in Asian peers. The S&P BSE Sensex declined as much as 193.3 points from an intraday high of....
09:17 2019-07-12

Gold, Treasuries rise as recession, trade fears rattle investors Declining stocks on Wall Street weighed down a global equities gauge on Tuesday on lingering worries about the U.S.-China trade war, while demand for U.S. Treasuries and precious metals rose on recess...
23:34 2019-08-27

Trump 'not ready' for China trade deal, dismisses recession fears U.S. President Donald Trump and top White House officials dismissed concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying on Sunday they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global...
08:34 2019-08-19

Wall Street slides as trade tensions fuel growth fears Wall Street's main indexes hit a near three-month low on Wednesday, as growing fears of a protracted trade war between the United States and China sent investors scurrying for the safety of government...
20:17 2019-05-29

Trade war fears are deepening. It's having a mixed effect on the stock market Asian stocks fell while European markets opened higher Tuesday after China let its currency sink further and halted purchases of U.S. farm goods.       ...
19:34 2019-08-06

INSIGHT-U.S. farmers look past trade fears to cash in on China's hog crisis It might seem an unlikely time for U.S. farmers to look to China for more business but the devastating impact of African swine fever on the Chinese pork industry is trumping concerns about trade wars ...
05:51 2019-07-23

September jobs report fuels fears that trade war pain is growing The U.S. economy added a modest 136,000 jobs in September, a pace is well below average monthly growth last year, though the unemployment rate of 3.5 percent was the country’s lowest since 1969....
05:00 2019-10-05

Global third-quarter M&A sinks to three-year low amid U.S.-China trade war fears Global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) plunged 16% year-on-year to $729 billion in the third quarter, according to Refinitiv data, the lowest quarterly volume since 2016, as growing economic uncertaint...
08:34 2019-09-30

Wall Street sell-off as fresh global concerns add to US-China trade war fears US stock markets have fallen sharply as a cocktail of global concerns from protests in Hong Kong to elections in Argentina added to deepening worries about the US-China trade war....
02:34 2019-08-13

Trump administration launches probe into French tech tax, prompting fears of new trade war The White House announced Wednesday it was opening an investigation into whether an imminent French tax on technology giants "unfairly targets American companies."...
03:17 2019-07-11

Goldman Sachs economists say fears rise that U.S.-China trade war leading to recession Goldman Sachs Group Inc said on Sunday that fears of the U.S.-China trade war leading to a recession are increasing and that Goldman no longer expects a trade deal between the world's two largest ec...
08:34 2019-08-12

10-year yield hits November 2016 low as Trump stokes trade fears Treasury yields fell on Friday after President Donald Trump said he would slap additional tariffs on Chinese goods next month, reigniting fears of a prolonged trade war between the world's larges...
10:34 2019-08-03

U.S. stock futures, oil slide as trade wars stoke global recession fears U.S. stock futures, Asian share markets and oil prices slipped to multi-month lows on Monday on mounting worries growing Sino-U.S. tensions and Washington's new tariff threats against Mexico could tip...
04:34 2019-06-03

Goldman Sachs cuts growth forecast as trade war triggers recession fears Goldman Sachs lowered its fourth-quarter growth forecast by 20 basis points to 1.8%, citing a larger than-expected impact of recent trade war events....
20:34 2019-08-11

Wall Street extends fall as Trump's comment amplifies trade fears Wall Street's main indexes added to losses on Friday after President Donald Trump said he was not going to make a deal with China for now, exacerbating fears that the U.S.-China trade stand-off would ...
19:00 2019-08-09

US-China trade spat: China's Asian neighbors see record investments More and more companies are relocating their factories from China amid trade tensions between Washington and Beijing, a UN report shows. Is China's "world's factory" tag under threat as firms seek to ...
04:51 2019-06-13

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares hit 2-mth lows as escalating Sino-U.S. trade row unnerves markets Asian shares extended their losses on Monday as a sharp escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war kept finiancial markets on edge, while the Japanese yen and bonds held near recent peaks as nervous invest...
04:34 2019-08-05

Shares slide and pound dives as trade war and Brexit fears mount - business live Financial markets are gripped by a nervy selloff as tensions between Beijing and Washington escalate, and fears of a no-deal Brexit riseLatest: The rout continues!Pound hit by no-deal Brexit worriesBe...
14:34 2019-05-23

Japan shares gain as tankan less downbeat than expected, Navarro eases trade fears Japanese stocks rose on Tuesday as deterioration in the Bank of Japan's tankan survey was less than expected, and gains were led by blue-chip exporters and Apple-related shares....
11:34 2019-10-01

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares sink, bonds surge as trade fears mount Asian shares were a sea of red on Monday as the latest salvo in the Sino-U.S. trade war shook confidence in the world economy and sent investors steaming to the safe harbours of sovereign bonds, gold ...
06:00 2019-08-26

Trump dismisses fears of long-lasting trade war; China sees severe global impact U.S. President Donald Trump dismissed fears of a protracted trade war with China on Tuesday despite a warning from Beijing that labeling it a currency manipulator would have severe consequences for th...
00:34 2019-08-07

Global markets plunge, then partly recover, as tariff threats reignite fears of U.S.-China trade war The stock skid came despite a good jobs report Friday and a quarter-point rate cut by the Federal Reserve on Wednesday. But Trump’s Thursday afternoon tweets threatening more tariffs on China dampened...
00:34 2019-08-03

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam forex falls as investors avoid riskier assets on trade fears Latin American currencies fell on Friday as U.S.-China trade tensions pulled investors away from riskier assets, but a smashing quarter from Brazilian state-run oil firm Petrobras helped Brazil stocks...
17:51 2019-08-02

Stocks Climb on Trade Optimism U.S. stocks rose as investors awaited the resumption of U.S.-China trade talks and looked for fresh signals from the Federal Reserve on monetary easing....
18:51 2019-10-09

The Lingering Aftermath of an ICE Raid Since the agency’s creation post-9/11, Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officials have always made it clear that their priority is to enforce cruelty. During last Wednesday’s ICE raids on seven po...
05:00 2019-08-15

WRAPUP 9-Trump dismisses fears of long-lasting trade war; China sees severe global impact U.S. President Donald Trump dismissed fears of a protracted trade war with China on Tuesday despite a warning from Beijing that labeling it a currency manipulator would have severe consequences for th...
03:34 2019-08-07

Stocks Edge Up on Trade Hopes, Stimulus U.S. stocks edged higher as trade tensions with China appeared to cool, putting major indexes on track for a third consecutive week of gains and within a hair of their records....
18:34 2019-09-13

Stocks stall as trade enthusiasm fades U.S. stocks held near the unchanged mark on Tuesday as optimism over the U.S.-China trade truce faded after the United States threatened tariffs on additional European goods, stalling a recent rally....
22:00 2019-07-02

Stocks around the world slide as trade war worsens U.S. stocks nosedived in early trading as China’s currency fell sharply and stoked fears that the trade war between the U.S. and China will again escalate...
19:17 2019-08-05

Stocks Drop on Trade, Political Concerns Global stocks fell amid signs that President Trump will face increased domestic political pressure at the same time as he pursues a trade war with China....
15:34 2019-09-25

US stocks fall sharply as trade war escalates Markets closed sharply lower Friday after the latest escalation of the U.S.-China trade dispute. The Dow Jones industrials sank 623 points, or 2.4%. (Aug. 23)        ...
01:00 2019-08-24

The Fed 'put' could insulate stocks from trade wars, send the Dow to 28,000 With a potentially negative earnings season looming, investors see easy Fed policy as the security blanket the stock market needs as it breaks to new highs....
23:00 2019-07-11

U.S. Stocks Slip Amid Trade Worries U.S. stocks fell and bond yields slipped again, as guarded investors hedged their bets on whether the U.S. and China are working toward de-escalating their trade spat....
09:00 2019-08-28

U.S. Stocks Decline Amid Trade Woes U.S. stocks fell as a wave of selling that analysts attributed to mounting doubts about a trade deal pulled lower everything from bank stocks to shares of technology companies....
21:34 2019-08-12

Stocks surge as US and China set trade talks Global stocks soared Thursday amid renewed optimism that the United States and China would resume talks on resolving the escalating trade war between the world’s two ­largest economies. Chinese Vice P...
09:00 2019-09-06

Stocks Rally on Plan for New Trade Talks U.S. stocks lurched higher after the U.S. and China said they would hold talks in Washington in October, reigniting hopes for an eventual trade truce. The Dow industrials jumped 400 points....
19:00 2019-09-05

Stocks Tumble as Trade Battle Intensifies Global stocks were pummeled by selling, sending indexes from Europe to Shanghai lower and the yuan to a record low, after fresh trade threats between Beijing and Washington heightened fears of an econ...
15:51 2019-08-05

It Seems Safe to Say That There May Be Some Lingering Anger Atop the AFL-CIO After a bitter public leadership dispute featuring charges of expense account abuse and overreach of executive power, all of the top officers of the AFL-CIO are now back to work. How’s the comity amon...
19:17 2019-05-24

Stocks edge higher as trade enthusiasm wanes U.S. stocks managed modest gains on Tuesday after holding near the unchanged mark for much of the session as enthusiasm over the U.S.-China trade truce faded after the United States threatened tariffs...
01:51 2019-07-03

Global stocks plunge on US-China trade war worries Trump’s announcement of 10% tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods surprised investors after the White House said Beijing promised to buy more farm goods.       ...
17:17 2019-08-02

Trade uncertainty stops world stocks in tracks World shares were steady on Friday as uncertainty ahead of a meeting on trade between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping deterred traders from making bold directional bets....
13:34 2019-06-28

CANADA STOCKS-TSX drops at open on trade anxiety Canada's main stock index fell at open on Tuesday after various media reports mounted worries over the outcome of the high-level U.S.-China trade talks later this week....
16:17 2019-10-08

Stocks tumble, yen rallies as U.S. and China escalate trade war Stocks, the dollar and oil prices fell on Friday while safe havens rose after President Donald Trump demanded U.S. companies look at alternatives to China for manufacturing, following Beijing's retali...
07:00 2019-08-24

Stocks Rally on U.S.-China Trade Talk Hopes U.S. stock futures and global equity markets rose amid hopes of progress in U.S.-China trade negotiations, with a meeting scheduled between Chinese officials and President Trump....
13:51 2019-10-11

Stocks in Asia trade cautiously on comments from Fed's Bullard Stocks in Asia traded cautiously on Tuesday morning amid ongoing global trade tensions. The Reserve Bank of Australia is also set to announce its interest rate decision later today....
05:01 2019-06-04

Stocks jump after Trump says he wants trade deal with China Wall Street stepped back into stocks Monday after President Trump signaled — yet again — that he wants to work out a trade deal with China. Early Monday, President Trump told reporters that the two co...
04:34 2019-08-27

Trade hopes lifts stocks, bond yields A gauge of global stock markets rose for a seventh straight day in choppy trading on Thursday after hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute, pushing bond yields off lows hit earlier on the h...
22:34 2019-09-12

HSBC and UBS upgrade Malaysian stocks as trade war escalates Malaysia's stock benchmark, the Kuala Lumpur Composite Index, has lost around 5% so far this year — one of the worst-performing Asian emerging markets....
07:51 2019-05-29

Stocks Rise as Investors Hope for Trade Progress U.S. stocks rose Thursday, with the S&P 500 snapping a four-day losing streak, as investors hope for progress on the trade between the U.S. and China....
00:51 2019-06-28

U.S. Stocks Waver as Concerns About Trade Talks Mount U.S. stocks were little changed, wobbling as speculation about the outcome of trade talks between the world’s two largest economies continued to swing global markets....
16:17 2019-10-10

Stocks, Bond Yields Fall on Trade Tensions The Dow closed more than 600 points lower after China said it would impose retaliatory tariffs and President Trump vowed to respond. Treasury yields also sank, as did commodities markets that are sens...
22:34 2019-08-23

Asia stocks decline as US-China trade war heats up China announced on Monday that it will raise tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods, beginning on June 1. The latest development from Beijing comes after U.S. President Donald Trump hiked tariffs ...
14:51 2019-05-21

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall as trade war hits chips NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are falling early Friday on signs the trade war between the U.S. and China is putting the squeeze on...
16:34 2019-06-14

Stocks drop as trade tensions threaten earnings Stock markets around the world broadly fell on Tuesday as trade tensions weighed on the outlook for corporate earnings and as hopes dwindled over a hefty U.S. interest rate cut this month....
18:51 2019-07-09