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Sterling shines on Brexit hopes, yen eases on trade optimism

TOKYO, Oct 11 — Hopes of progress in US-China trade talks and optimistic comments from Europe on Brexit pushed back the safe-haven yen and lifted the British pound and euro early today. Sterling was the biggest mover overnight, jumping 2 per cent…


Global stocks recover but disquiet over trade talks lingers

TOKYO, Oct 10 — Global stocks recouped early losses as news reports raised hopes that the United States and China would settle some economic disputes, but investors were kept on edge by an earlier report that trade talks due to begin today could…


Asian shares inch up in cautious mood over trade, lira stumbles

TOKYO, Oct 8 ― Asian shares inched up in early trade today, with investors cautious ahead of tense US-China trade talks while the Turkish lira slipped over concerns about Ankara's planned incursion in northern Syria. MSCI's broadest index of…


Sino-US trade talk doubts lift dollar off one-month lows

LONDON, Oct 7 — The dollar edged up today after four straight losses last week, while China’s offshore yuan and the euro were undermined by fresh jitters on the trade war front and data that added to evidence of economic recession in Germany. A…


Yen rises, offshore yuan dips on caution over Sino-US trade talks

TOKYO, Oct 7 — The yen gained slightly and the yuan slipped a tad in early Asian trade today on a media report that China wants the scope of this week’s trade talks and any deal with the United States to be narrow. Bloomberg reported that…


World shares steady as investors shrug off US delisting threat

LONDON, Sept 30 — World shares today largely shrugged off reports that Washington is considering delisting Chinese companies from US stock exchanges, with market players downplaying the likelihood of such radical escalation of the US-China trade…


Asian shares mostly flat, Japan hurt by Sino-US tensions

TOKYO, Sept 30 — Asian stock markets, including China’s, were little changed today, shrugging off news that the US administration is considering delisting Chinese companies from US stock exchanges. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares…


Shares stumble over Trump impeachment threat, China jibes sends

LONDON, Sept 25 — World stocks fell to a two-week low and risk assets dipped lower today after US lawmakers called for an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, increasing the prospects of prolonged political uncertainty. The move by…


Dollar recovers from Trump impeachment damage; trade tensions weigh

LONDON, Sept 25 — The dollar recovered today after falling when a formal impeachment inquiry began against US President Donald Trump, while the latest Sino-US trade row hurt currencies correlated with global growth. The dollar dropped yesterday…


Euro dips as investors wait to see scale of ECB easing

LONDON, Sept 11 — The euro dipped today but most investors stuck to the sidelines ahead of a key European Central Bank meeting tomorrow, with the scale of an expected monetary easing package from euro zone policymakers uncertain. After sliding to…