• World stocks bat aside trade war fears, rally for second day

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Global equities rallied for a second straight day on Wednesday while safe-haven assets such as U.S. bonds and the Japanese yen slipped to multi-week lows as investors bet the escalating U.S.-China trade spat would inflict less damage than feared.
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  • Global shares rise as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    TOKYO - Global shares were mostly higher Wednesday despite jitters over the escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China.
    KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 edged up 0.2 percent in early trading to 5,375.52, while Germany's DAX gained 0.3 percent to 12,192.02. Britain's FTSE 100 added 0.3 percent to 7,324.36. U.S. shares were set to drift higher with Dow futures up 0.1 percent at 26,325. S&P 500 futures were also higher but less than 0.1 percent at 2,913.
    ASIA'S DAY: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 added 1.1 percent to finish at 23,672.52. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 was up 0.5 percent at...
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  • Asian shares rise as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    TOKYO - Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday despite jitters over the escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China.
    KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 added 1.1 percent to finish at 23,672.52. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 was up 0.5 percent at 6,190.00. South Korea's Kospi was virtually unchanged at 2,308.46. Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 1.4 percent to 27,464.50, while the Shanghai Composite was also higher at 2,735.72, up 1.3 percent. Shares were higher in Taiwan and Southeast Asia.
    TRADE TENSIONS: The administration of President Donald Trump has decided to impose tariffs on...
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  • China's Tencent Music halves U.S. IPO to $2 billion: sources

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Tencent Music Entertainment Group , China's biggest music-streaming company, has halved the amount it is seeking to raise in a U.S. listing to about $2 billion, according to three people close to the deal.
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