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Asian markets rise ahead of US inflation data

July 13, 2022

Via: ABC News

Stocks are sliding through a shaky day of trading on Wall Street Wednesday after a highly anticipated report on inflation turned out to be even worse than expected. The S&P 500 initially tumbled as much as 1.6% on expectations the […]


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World shares mostly lower as recession, COVID fears loom

July 11, 2022

Via: ABC News

Shares have opened lower in Europe after most Asian markets also fell, haunted by worries over the threat of recession and coronavirus outbreaks. U.S. futures and oil prices declined, while Japan’s benchmark rallied after the ruling Liberal Democratic Party garnered […]


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Global benchmarks mixed as euro hovers at 20-year low to USD

July 6, 2022

Via: ABC News

Global shares were mixed Wednesday as European benchmarks rose in early trading despite looming worries about a global recession that have pushed the euro to a 20-year low against the U.S. dollar. Asian markets finished mostly lower. Oil prices recouped […]


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Asian shares fall, trading muted with Good Friday, holidays

April 15, 2022

Via: ABC News

Asian shares fell in muted trading as most world markets were closed for Good Friday and other holidays. Benchmarks declined in Tokyo, Seoul and Shanghai. Sydney, Manila, Bangkok and Hong Kong were among Asian markets observing holidays on Friday. U.S. […]


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Stocks open higher on Wall Street, hold near record highs

December 3, 2020

Via: ABC News

Stocks are opening slightly higher on Wall Street, keeping major indexes hovering near record highs. The S&P 500 edged up less than 0.1% in the early going Thursday, nudged along by gains in technology and industrial companies. Investors are keeping […]


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World shares mixed after Asian markets track Wall St rally

August 4, 2020

Via: ABC News

Shares were mixed in early European trading on Tuesday after a strong day of gains in Asia, while U.S. futures edged lower. Benchmarks slipped in London and Frankfurt on Tuesday but rose in Paris, Tokyo and Hong Kong. Investors appeared […]


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Global shares mostly lower as new China virus cases spike

February 13, 2020

Via: ABC News

BANGKOK — Global shares were mostly lower Thursday as reported cases of the new virus jumped in China. Indexes in London, Paris and Frankfurt opened lower, following declines across Asian markets. London’s FTSE 100 declined 1.4% in morning trading to […]


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Global shares rise on optimism about US-China trade deal

December 5, 2019

Via: ABC News

Global shares mostly rose Thursday amid renewed hopes that a U.S. trade deal with China may be near despite recent tough talk from President Donald Trump. After Asian markets largely closed higher, France’s CAC 40 added nearly 0.7% to 5,839, […]


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Facing New U.S. Tariffs, China Says It Will Not Retaliate

August 29, 2019

Via: Fortune

China indicated that it wouldn’t immediately retaliate against the latest U.S. tariff increase announced by President Donald Trump last week, emphasizing the need to discuss ways to deescalate the trade war between the world’s two largest economies. “China has ample […]


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Asian markets wobble as US, China trade jibes over trade

June 3, 2019

Via: ABC News

Shares wobbled Monday after U.S. and Chinese officials traded jibes in their widening clash over trade and technology. China’s Shanghai Composite lost 0.3% to 2,890.08 after surveys showed a deteriorating manufacturing outlook in May. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index lost 0.9% […]


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Stocks Slide Over Worsening U.S.-China Trade Tensions

May 23, 2019

Via: The New York Times

Tensions between the United States and China continued to weigh on global markets on Thursday, and Wall Street was expected to open lower. Investors appeared to be reacting to a growing sense that the trade war between Washington and Beijing […]


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US stocks set to get battered again as abandoned Trump-Xi meeting reignites trade-war uncertainty

February 8, 2019

Via: Business Insider

President Trump’s suggestion that he won’t meet Chinese Premier Xi Jinping before a crucial March 1 trade war deadline has pounded US markets amid fears of tariff escalation. The President shook his head when reporters asked about the chances of […]


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US stocks set to slide as charges against Huawei ignite fears that China trade talks will fail

January 29, 2019

Via: Business Insider

Global growth concerns already had investors on edge this week. The US Justice Department charging Chinese tech giant Huawei with fraud and IP theft is not helping. The Huawei charges come on the eve of key talks between US and […]


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Shares Fall in Asia and Europe, Dimming Hopes for Quick Rebound

December 10, 2018

Via: The New York Times

A sell-off across Asian and European markets on Monday risked setting a gloomy tone for the week, as more negative news highlighted a slowdown in global growth and rising trade tensions between the United States and China. Major markets from […]


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World stocks mixed after IMF trims economic outlook

October 9, 2018

Via: ABC News

European and Asian markets are mixed after the International Monetary Fund lowered its outlook for the world economy, citing the impact of rising interest rates and trade tensions. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX lost 0.1 percent to 11,930.66 while the CAC […]


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Asian shares turn lower after strong day on Wall Street

October 4, 2018

Via: ABC News

European shares followed Asian markets lower Thursday after yields on U.S. Treasury bonds surged to multi-year highs as U.S. central bank officials expressed confidence in the staying power of the current expansion. KEEPING SCORE: The DAX in Germany lost 0.3 […]


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Chinese stocks jump, other markets mixed as trade in focus

August 9, 2018

Via: ABC News

Global stock markets were mixed Thursday with European stocks trading lower after Chinese markets finished with sharp gains. Traders focused on the latest developments in the trade dispute between the United States and China, as oil prices resumed their decline. […]


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Stocks Fall as Trade Tensions Weigh on Investors

August 2, 2018

Via: The New York Times

Trade tensions weighed on Asian markets on Thursday, as benchmark stock indexes in the region fell after the Trump administration said it would consider more than doubling proposed tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. China’s main stock index […]


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Asia braces for US-China tariffs as stocks fall

July 5, 2018

Via: ABC News

Asian markets tumbled Thursday as China reiterated its determination to protect its interests in a rancorous trade dispute with Washington. Trading was subdued in the absence of leads from Wall Street with markets closed for the Independence Day holiday. KEEPING […]