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Stocks cheered by trade talk, sterling rises on May bets

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stock markets around the world rose along with U.S. Treasury yields on Wednesday as U.S. President Donald Trump sounded upbeat about a China trade deal and sterling bounced on bets that UK Prime Minister Theresa May would keep her job. People walk past the London Stock Exchange Group offices in the City of London, Britain, December ...

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Stocks cheered by Trump trade talk; sterling plagued by politics

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stock markets rallied on Wednesday as U.S. President Donald trump sounded upbeat about a trade deal with China, while sterling struggled with the risk of an imminent party coup against British Prime Minister Theresa May. Men look at stock quotation boards outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato In an interview with ...

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Stocks run with Sino-U.S. trade hopes; sterling hamstrung by politics

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stock markets rallied on Wednesday as U.S. President Donald trump sounded upbeat about a trade deal with China, while sterling struggled with the risk of an imminent party coup against British Prime Minister Theresa May. Men look at stock quotation boards outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato In an interview with ...

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Global stocks extend slump as global growth worries mount

TOKYO (Reuters) – Global stocks extended their slump on Monday, with U.S. equity futures and Asian shares sliding on worries over slowing growth and fears that a fresh flare-up in tensions between Washington and Beijing could quash chances of a trade deal. FILE PHOTO: Men look at stock quotation boards outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Issei ...

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Stocks extend decline as trade woes batter sentiment

FILE PHOTO: Men look at stock quotation boards outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Issei Kato TOKYO (Reuters) – Stocks extended their slump in early Asian trade on Monday, with U.S. equity futures off to a softer start for the week as worries over U.S.-China trade tensions battered investor sentiment. S&P futures were down 0.6 percent and ...

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Global stocks slump on China executive arrest, oil spills into OPEC

LONDON (Reuters) – Global stock markets slumped for a third day running on Thursday as the arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei in Canada for extradition to the United States fed fears of fresh tensions between the two economic superpowers. The arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhouof, who is also the daughter of the ...

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European stocks slump to two-year low after China executive arrest

LONDON (Reuters) – Global stock markets slumped for a third day running on Thursday as the arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei in Canada for extradition to the United States fed fears of fresh tensions between the two economic superpowers. The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, ...

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