• World stocks retreat as trade truce doubts return

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    Deflating hopes of a swift resolution to the Sino-U.S. trade war knocked world stocks off a three-week high on Tuesday, while recession warning lights in U.S. bond markets weighed on the dollar.
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  • Futures drop on U.S-China trade deal doubt, bond market nerves

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures dipped on Tuesday as investors turned skeptical of the chances of a breakthrough in the U.S.-China trade talks, while a flattening U.S. yield curve raised fears of a slowing domestic economy.
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  • WTO warns of trade crisis as German car bosses face U.S. tariff talks

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    The global system of international trade is in crisis, the World Trade Organization warned on Tuesday, as German car bosses gathered in Washington hoping to stave off potential tariffs on U.S. imports of luxury cars.
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  • EY CEO, Big Weed, Startup Champs: CEO Daily for December 4, 2018

    7 days ago - By Fortune

    Good morning. David Meyer here, filling in for Alan from Cape Town.
    The U.S.-China trade war truce led to the expected stock market rally yesterday, but the party may already be over. With the markets apparently less than thrilled at the continuing ambiguity surrounding the deal's terms -President Donald Trump's assertion about China dropping auto tariffs still hasn't been confirmed by anyone-Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell 2.4% today, Chinese indices went flat, Europe's Stoxx 600 fell by 0.35%, and U.S. futures suggest a similar drop this morning.
    Meanwhile, Robert Lighthizer, the U.S...
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  • World shares retreat, dollar slips after US-China truce

    7 days ago - By Chron

    SINGAPORE - World markets were mostly lower on Tuesday on doubts that a 90-day truce in a tariff battle will allow the U.S. and China to resolve issues ranging from technology development to trade. The dollar fell against the Japanese yen.
    KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's DAX shed 0.8 percent to 11,377.36 and France's CAC 40 slipped 0.7 percent to 5,016.76. Britain's FTSE 100 fell 0.1 percent to 7,058.49. Wall Street was set for early losses. Dow futures retreated 0.7 percent to 25,665.00 and the broader S&P 500 future contract lost 0.6 percent to 2,774.20.
    ASIA'S DAY: Japan's Nikkei...
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  • World stocks shrivel as trade truce doubts, economic woes gather

    7 days ago - By Reuters

    Deflating hopes of a swift resolution to the Sino-U.S. trade war knocked world stocks off three-week highs on Tuesday, while growing fears the U.S economy could be headed for recession sooner than expected weighed on the dollar.
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