• World stocks hit by Wall Street, U.S. yield curve double whammy

    13 days ago - By Reuters

    Worries about U.S. bond markets signalling an impending recession and a still rumbling trade war between the world's two biggest economies sent European shares sinking further on Wednesday after a 3 percent drop on Wall Street. Francis Maguire reports.
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  • Thomas Cook shares climb 45 percent but bonds hit record low

    13 days ago - By Reuters

    Thomas Cook's shares climbed 45 percent on hopes that it would not need to issue new equity, although its bond prices extended their losses to record lows on Wednesday, amid deepening worries about the UK travel group's debt.
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