• Chinese tech stocks tumble from more than just trade tensions

    17 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Editor's note: This post originally appeared on TechNode , an editorial partner of TechCrunch based in China.
    Reports of trade tensions between China and the US in the past few months have been hard to ignore. In early July, the US imposed $34 billion on Chinese goods, prompting the Shenzhen Component Index, dominated by technology and consumer product stocks, to fall to its lowest point since 2014, igniting fears among investors.
    “The U.S. tariffs, coupled with a falling yuan, will significantly increase the cost for many Chinese technology companies that rely on imported raw materials...
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  • Trade worries keep lid on stocks, Italian bonds sell off on government tensions

    Trade worries keep lid on stocks, Italian bonds sell off on government tensions

    17 days ago - By Reuters

    World stocks climbed on Friday, driven by a combination of strong earnings and a rally in the technology sector after Apple became the world's first trillion dollar company, although worries over a global trade dispute kept a lid on gains.
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  • Global stocks drift lower on trade worries, Italian bonds sell off on government tensions

    17 days ago - By Reuters

    World stocks drifted lower on Friday as the latest exchange of trade threats between the United States and China dampened risk appetite, while Italian bonds and shares in the country's banks sold off on signs of renewed government tensions in Rome.
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