• Dollar gains, metals wane as China grabs for monetary easing

    28 days ago - By Reuters

    The dollar stayed strong but metal markets buckled badly on Thursday, as signs that China was resorting to credit-fueled stimulus again and trade jitters helped drive its currency to a one-year low.
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  • 10 things you need to know in markets today

    10 things you need to know in markets today

    28 days ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Thursday.
    1. Asian shares gave up early gains on Thursday as upbeat Wall Street earnings supported global investor sentiment but trade war jitters pushed China's offshore yuan to a fresh one-year low. Japan's Nikkei closed down 0.11%, the Hong Kong Hang Seng is down 0.30% at the time of writing , and the Shanghai Composite is down 0.58% at the same time.
    2. Oil rose as much as 1% on Wednesday after US production rose to a record high and stockpiles jumped unexpectedly. US West Texas Intermediate is down 0.3% to $68.71 at the time of...
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  • Asian shares struggle as trade worries offset gains from Wall Street earnings

    28 days ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares on Thursday struggled to hold earlier gains made after upbeat Wall Street earnings, as trade war jitters rattled China's stock and currency markets, with the yuan hitting fresh one-year lows.
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