• Global stocks plunge lower after Trump trade war jitters sparks US bloodbath

    13 days ago - By Chron

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    Asian markets tumble after Trump signals reignited trade-war tensions, following a bloodbath in US stocks markets.
    Trader sentiment has dragged as fears about global growth and the US economy resurfaced.
    European equities took a hit Wednesday, following Asian stocks lower as economy and US-China trade-war jitters gripped financial markets.
    In the US, the Nasdaq and S&P 500 each tumbled more than 3.2% amid growing doubts that a trade deal could be thrashed out between the US and China. A wonky indicator called the "yield curve" also flattened, signaled a weaker outlook...
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  • A $2.8 trillion asset manager is bracing for a US-China dispute that rages long after Trump's presidency - here are his best investing tips to navigate the chaos

    A $2.8 trillion asset manager is bracing for a US-China dispute that rages long after Trump's presidency - here are his best investing tips to navigate the chaos

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    The trade war is just a glimpse of the strained relationship between the US and China.
    According to strategists at State Street Global Advisors, a $2.8 trillion asset manager, the very nature of the relationship is changing in a way that many investors still don't grasp.
    The firm offered some recommendations on attractive pockets of the Chinese markets, and explained why active stock picking will be crucial going forward.
    If the trade war is your biggest concern about US-China relations, State Street Global Advisors has news for you.
    The $2.8 trillion asset manager says the dispute between...
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  • ‘Tariff Man' Trump's China Tweets and Investors' Recession Fears, Push Dow Down 800 Points

    13 days ago - By Fortune

    U.S. stocks plunged Tuesday as rising concerns that an economic downturn lies ahead and mixed signals from the White House on the state of U.S.-China trade talks rattled investors who had been in a buying mood earlier this week.
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 799.36 points, or 3.1%. The S&P 500 Index lost 90.31 points, or 3.2%, while the Nasdaq Composite dropped 283.09 points, or 3.8%. Small-cap stocks were hit hard, with the Russell 2000 Index falling 68.21 points, or 4.4%.
    Tuesday's losses more than erased the gains of the previous two trading days, when cautiously optimistic...
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  • Global stocks are dropping after Trump trade-war jitters sparks US bloodbath

    Global stocks are dropping after Trump trade-war jitters sparks US bloodbath

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    Asian markets tumble after Trump signals reignited trade-war tensions, following a bloodbath in US stocks markets.
    Trader sentiment has dragged as fears about global growth and the US economy resurfaced.
    European equities took a hit on Wednesday, following Asia lower as fears about the US economy and China trade-war jitters gripped markets.
    In the US, the Nasdaq and S&P 500 each tumbled more than 3.2% amid growing doubts that a trade deal could be thrashed out between the US and China. A wonky indicator called the "yield curve" also flattened , signaled a weaker outlook for economic growth...
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  • Global shares tumble after Wall Street sell-off

    13 days ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - Global stock prices tumbled Wednesday after Wall Street plunged amid confusion about what Washington and Beijing agreed to in a tariff cease-fire.
    KEEPING SCORE: In early trading, London's FTSE 100 index fell 1.3 percent to 6,932.04 and German's DAX lost 1.1 percent to 11.207.49. France's CAC 40 retreated 1.2 percent to 4,951.74. On Tuesday, the DAX lost 1.1 percent, the CAC 40 shed 0.8 percent and the FTSE 100 slid 0.6 percent. On Wall Street, the future for the Standard & Poor's 500 index was up 0.45 percent and that for the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.25...
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