Stocks and oil buoyed by hopes of looser Chinese COVID curbs

Stocks and oil buoyed by hopes of looser Chinese COVID curbs

Euro STOXX 600 gains around 0.5% before giving up ground Wall Street futures up Oil prices rebound on China hopes, talk of output cuts Dollar falls as investors seek riskier assets http://tmsnrt.rs/2yaDPgn LONDON, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Stocks and oil gained on Tuesday, buoyed by hopes that public unrest in China could spark an earlier … Read more

China’s anti-lockdown protests shake stocks and oil

China’s anti-lockdown protests shake stocks and oil

China announces record new local COVID cases Commodities caught in selling Dollar extends gains against yuan SYDNEY/LONDON, Nov 28 (Reuters) – Stocks and commodities prices suffered a broad sell-off on Monday as rare protests in major Chinese cities against the country’s strict zero-COVID curbs hit growth expectations in the world’s second-largest economy. Clashes between police … Read more

Stocks churn ahead of Fed minutes as oil tumbles on price cap plan

Stocks churn ahead of Fed minutes as oil tumbles on price cap plan

Fed minutes for November due at 1900 GMT U.S. Thanksgiving public holiday on Thursday Stock eke out slim gains globally Euro zone economic data points to recession China hit by rising COVID-19 infections LONDON, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Global shares churned on Wednesday ahead of minutes of a Federal Reserve meeting that could shed light … Read more

Asian stocks shaken by blast in Poland; dollar gains

Asian stocks shaken by blast in Poland; dollar gains

HONG KONG, Nov 16 (Reuters) – Asian stocks dropped and the dollar gained on Wednesday after a blast in Poland that Ukraine and Polish authorities said was caused by a Russian-made missile. Worries over a potential ratcheting up of geopolitical tensions spurred a drop of 1% in MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan … Read more

Shares mixed on Fed warning, China acts on property

Asian stocks shaken by blast in Poland; dollar gains

https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Fed’s Waller plays down CPI as just one number Beijing lays out property support, COVID steps Biden to meet Xi at G20 meeting SYDNEY, Nov 14 (Reuters) – Asian share markets were mixed on Monday as a top U.S. central banker warned investors against getting carried away over one inflation number, while Chinese stocks … Read more

Asian shares fall ahead of U.S. CPI, crypto worries mount

Asian shares fall ahead of U.S. CPI, crypto worries mount

https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Dollar stays firm, crypto stokes spillover fears European markets set to open lower China mainland, Hong Kong shares battered by COVID case surge Focus on U.S. inflation for signs of slowdown in Fed rate hike SYDNEY, Nov 10 (Reuters) – Asian share markets pulled back on Thursday and the dollar held its overnight gains … Read more

Stocks and oil rally on reports of China COVID respite

Stocks and oil rally on reports of China COVID respite

LONDON/SINGAPORE, Nov 4 (Reuters) – Global stocks rose on Friday for the first time in three days ahead of key U.S. jobs data, as investors took heart from reports China may relax its COVID rules, boosting major currencies against the dollar and prompting a 2% rally in oil. The MSCI index of global shares (.MIWD00000PUS) … Read more

European stocks hit six-week high on hopes for rate hike slowdown

European stocks hit six-week high on hopes for rate hike slowdown

LONDON, Nov 1 (Reuters) – European stocks rose on Tuesday and the positive market sentiment was set to continue on Wall Street, supported by speculation among investors that central banks could come to the end of their rate-hiking cycles. Following mild losses on Wall Street on Monday, Asian shares strengthened on Tuesday and European shares … Read more

European stocks up as investors see signs Fed could slow rate rises

European stocks up as investors see signs Fed could slow rate rises

LONDON, Oct 25 (Reuters) – European stocks rose in early trading on Tuesday, as investors took confidence from signs that the U.S. Federal Reserve could slow down its rate increases, although concern about China’s economy still weighed on Asian markets. Asian equities struggled to make gains due to uncertainty over whether Xi Jinping’s new leadership … Read more

Dollar absorbs suspected yen intervention, China data mixed

Dollar absorbs suspected yen intervention, China data mixed

https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Dollar buffeted vs yen by suspected BOJ intervention Shares pare early gains as China markets ease China GDP beats forecasts but retail sales disappoint Stg flat as Boris Johnson bows out of PM race SYDNEY, Oct 24 (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar weathered another suspected blast of Japanese intervention to push higher on the … Read more