EMERGING MARKETS-Most Latam markets rebound on China relief, Argentine peso extends falls
Most Latin American markets rebounded on Tuesday as fears of further escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions eased slightly after the United States delayed tariffs on certain Chinese goods, ...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks rise, Argentine peso attempts recovery Latin American stocks rose on Friday with
a global rebound in equities, as expectations of further
stimulus by central banks offset worries of sluggish economic
growth, while Argentina's peso was set to record its worst week
in over 3 years.
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks up, Argentine peso closes up before Fitch downgrade Most Latin American stocks rose on
Monday, joining a rebound in global markets on hopes of fiscal
and monetary stimulus in major economies, while Argentina was
handed a fresh blow as Fitch downgraded its credit rating,
pushing it deeper into junk ter...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX falls, Mexican peso, Brazil's real in focus Most Latin American currencies weakened
on Thursday against the dollar, with Mexico's peso in focus
following the release of the central bank's outlook, while
Brazil's real skidded on growth fears.
Mexico's peso softened 0.4% after Banco de Mexic...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies stronger; Mexican peso jumps 1 pct Latin American currencies ended on a high
note on Friday against a weaker dollar after robust U.S. jobs
data painted a brighter picture for global growth and gave the
U.S. central bank more reason to stay on its dovish path.
MSCI's index of Lata...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX, stocks mostly weaker; Argentina peso jumps Most Latin American currencies weakened
on Monday against a softer dollar, while the Argentine peso
posted its biggest one-day gain in six months after the central
bank said it would ease limits on its foreign exchange market
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies rise, Mexican peso up before top level U.S.-Mexico meeting Mexico's peso rose on Wednesday ahead of
a meeting of top officials from Mexico and the United States to
discuss migration issues, while most other Latin American
currencies also firmed as rising expectations of a rate cut by
the U.S. central bank de...
EMERGING MARKETS-Mexico's peso dips on Pemex plan; Latam stocks rise Latin American currencies were lower on
Tuesday against a strong dollar, with Mexico's peso leading
losses as investors tried to assess a new plan unveiled by the
government for debt-laden oil firm Pemex, while equities in the
region moved higher.
EMERGING MARKETS-Mexican peso up as Trump rules out tariffs; broader Latam FX weakens Most Latin American currencies dipped on
Tuesday as optimism around U.S.-China trade talks faded, while
the Mexican peso gained on reports U.S. President Donald Trump
had held off imposing tariffs on Mexico.
The peso jumped about 0.4% to 19.07 p...
EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil's real pauses after rally, Argentine peso hit by Moody's revision Most Latin American currencies weakened
on Monday, halting the Brazilian real's recent run-up as
investors looked for progress in the government's pension reform
bill, while the Argentine peso was hit hard by Moody's outlook
The real fell ab...
EMERGING MARKETS-Tariffs, rating action hurt Mexican peso; other Latam currencies climb Latin American currencies firmed against
a weak U.S. dollar on Thursday, while Mexico's peso dropped to
five-month lows amid concerns over the threat of U.S. tariffs
and following downgrades by rating agencies.
The dollar weakened significantly i...
EMERGING MARKETS-Argentine peso jumps after heavy losses, Mexico central bank cuts rates Argentina's peso jumped nearly 5% on
Thursday ending a punishing three-day rout, while Mexico's peso
rose after the country's central bank cut its key rate
for the first time in more than 5 years.
The Argentine peso closed at 57.4 pesos per
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies, stocks surge on trade relief A global rally in equities spilled over
to Latin America on Monday after the United States and China
agreed to restart trade negotiations, helping Brazil's main
stock index extend a stellar second-quarter performance.
Sao Paulo-listed shares wh...
EMERGING MARKETS-Dollar strength pressures Latam FX, Brazil real falls from over 3-mth peak Latin American currencies weakened on
Friday, with Brazil's real retreating from three-month highs, as
the dollar strengthened after a strong rebound in U.S. job
growth had investors trimming bets for an aggressive interest
rate cut by the Federal Re...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam forex falls as investors avoid riskier assets on trade fears Latin American currencies fell on Friday
as U.S.-China trade tensions pulled investors away from riskier
assets, but a smashing quarter from Brazilian state-run oil firm
Petrobras helped Brazil stocks outperform regional indices.
U.S. President ...
EMERGING MARKETS-Trade tensions pressure emerging markets; Mexican peso leads FX lower Emerging market shares and currencies
fell on Thursday on renewed growth and trade tensions after U.S.
President Donald Trump said not enough progress was being made
in talks with Mexico aimed at averting U.S. tariffs on Mexican
CORRECTED-EMERGING MARKETS-Brazilian real falls on economy worries, dollar lifts other Latam forex The Brazilian real dipped on Tuesday on
worries about the country's economy and pension reform plans,
while other Latin American currencies rose against a weaker
The Brazilian real edged lower for a second day,
while the Mexican peso hov...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks, FX rally on U.S.-China trade reprieve Most Latin American currencies and stocks
made a positive start to the second half of the year on Monday
as the United States and China agreed to revive trade
negotiations after a long lull, spurring investment into riskier
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies strengthen on U.S-China trade hope Most Latin American currencies rose on
Wednesday as optimism over U.S.-China trade talks offset
weakness after the U.S. Federal Reserve dampened hopes of
aggressive interest rate cuts.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets shaken by U.S.-China trade tremors Latin American currencies slid against the
dollar on Monday, pressured by investors exiting riskier assets
for safer ground after U.S. President Donald Trump unexpectedly
threatened higher tariffs on Chinese goods over the weekend,
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets slide as U.S.-China trade war froths Latin American currencies softened
against the dollar on Monday, with global risk appetite hammered
by rising U.S.-China trade tensions, which prompted some
investors in Latin American stocks to cash out their chips in a
China plans to impo...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks dip on U.S.-China trade jitters; Currencies rise Latin American stock indices were
subdued on Wednesday as a re-emergence of trade tensions between
the United States and China kept investors on the sidelines, but
a recovery in oil prices and a soft dollar lifted currencies in
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks, FX slide as U.S-China trade worries ratchet up Latin American stocks and currencies
slumped on Thursday, in line with a global downturn in sentiment
on fears that the U.S-China trade war was escalating into a
tech-focused cold war and stemming growth prospects.
MSCI's index of Latin American ...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets rise as chilly U.S.-China trade ties appear to thaw Most Latin American stock markets rose on
Tuesday, gaining back some ground lost in the previous session,
while Latin America's currencies firmed against the dollar as
traders raised their risk exposures after U.S. President Donald
Trump downplayed t...
EMERGING MARKETS-Carnage in Argentine markets after Macri suffers blow in primaries Argentina's peso collapsed on
Monday after voters rejected President Mauricio Macri's austere
economic policies and gave Alberto Fernandez and his running
mate, former President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, a victory
in presidential primaries on ...
EMERGING MARKETS-Bovespa top gainer among Latam markets, FX firms A Latin American stocks benchmark rose on
Tuesday, boosted by strong gains in index heavyweight Brazil,
and the region's currencies firmed broadly against the dollar as
frosty U.S.-China ties marginally thawed.
The United States late on Monday al...
EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil markets outperform in otherwise subdued Latam Most Latin American stocks and currencies
weakened on Tuesday amid the broader theme of lingering
U.S-China trade tensions, while Brazil markets outperformed on
Mexico's peso fell 0.3%, while Chile's currency
dropped 0.7% to its lo...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam markets hit by trade, Fed jitters Concerns about U.S.-China trade tensions
and anxiety ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's interest rate
decision kept the mood sober in Latin American markets on
Tuesday, with Brazilian shares taking a hit from lender Itau
Unibancoa's disappointing ea...
EMERGING MARKETS-Most Latam currencies dip in caution as G20 gets underway Most Latin American currencies fell on
Friday, with the Brazilian real leading losses, ahead of a
high-stakes meeting between U.S. and Chinese leaders over their
trade dispute that has roiled financial markets for months.
U.S. President Donald Tr...
EMERGING MARKETS-Mexican peso firms on deal to avoid U.S. tariffs The Mexican peso was on track on Monday
to post its biggest one-day percentage gain of 2019 after the
country struck a migration deal with the United States to avoid
higher tariffs on its exports, although a firm dollar kept other
Latin American curr...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets steady after sharp sell-off Latin American assets staged a partial
recovery on Tuesday after a global sell-off driven by a symbolic
fall in the value of China's officially-controlled currency
Beijing stepped in to keep the yuan in control after its
drop past a sacro...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX firm as dollar eases with eye on Fed, Venezuela Latin American currencies firmed on
Tuesday as the dollar lost ground a day ahead of the outcome of
U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day scheduled meeting as well as
civil unrest in Venezuela.
Analysts expect no policy changes coming out of the U.S.
EMERGING MARKETS-Most Latam currencies rise against softer dollar Latin American currencies largely rose
against a softer dollar on Monday ahead of a U.S. Federal
Reserve policy setting meeting this week which is expected to
lay the groundwork for a rate cut later this year.
Lower U.S. interest rate boost the r...
EMERGING MARKETS-Mexico peso, stocks drop after finance minister quits Mexico's peso and stock market fell on
Tuesday after Finance Minister Carlos Urzua quit abruptly with a
scathing resignation letter, while trading volumes for the rest
of region were muted, with markets closed in Brazil and
The peso ...
EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil real shines on reform hopes, Mexican peso at 3-wk low Brazil's real strengthened on Wednesday
on encouraging signals that President Jair Bolsonaro will be
able to push reforms through, but most other Latin American
currencies fell as investors turned to safer plays on signs the
U.S.-China trade dispute ...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares slip as Hong Kong unrest, Argentine peso crash rattle investors Asian shares fell on Tuesday as
fears about a drawn out Sino-U.S. trade war, protests in Hong
Kong and a crash in Argentina's peso currency drove investors to
safe harbours like bonds, gold, and the yen....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares tumble as Hong Kong unrest, Argentine peso crash unnerve investors Asian shares slumped on Tuesday as
fears about a drawn out Sino-U.S. trade war, protests in Hong
Kong and a crash in Argentina's peso currency drove investors to
safe harbours like bonds, gold, and the Japanese yen....
EMERGING MARKETS-Trump's Mexico threat sends peso tumbling, EM currencies slip U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to
slap tariffs on all Mexico imports put the country's peso on
track for its worst day in seven months on Friday with global
growth worries flaring up, but a surprise ratings upgrade saw
Indonesia's rupiah surge ...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam forex, stocks extend Fed-driven rally Most Latin American currencies extended
gains on Friday after dovish signals from the U.S. Federal
Reserve, with the Brazilian real holding at over three-month
highs as investors welcomed progress in the government's pension
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies climb to 15-month high on Fed optimism Latin American currencies scaled a
15-month high on Friday as hopes of an interest rate cut by the
U.S. Federal Reserve later this month boosted investor
confidence, while stock indices in the region were subdued.
MSCI's index of Latin American cu...
EMERGING MARKETS-Dollar recovery halts gains in Latam currencies A U.S. dollar recovery put most Latin
American currencies under pressure on Friday while Brazil's
Bovespa stock index led losses in the region's equity markets.
The MSCI index of Latin American currencies
edged lower as the dollar swung to gains ...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX slip ahead of U.S, Brazil rate decisions Latin American currencies slipped on
Tuesday as investors awaited the conclusion of a U.S. Federal
Reserve policy meeting for clues on the direction of interest
rates, while Brazilian shares were hit by declines in banking
The real edged ...
EMERGING MARKETS-Most Latam currencies weaken, Brazil's real hit by data Most Latin American currencies fell on
Wednesday, with Brazil's real dipping on weak local data, while
Mexico's peso bucked the trend on optimism over a deal to avert
U.S. tariffs on Mexican goods.
MSCI's Latin American stocks index dropped
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX broadly softer, Brazil's real firms Most Latin American currencies softened
against the dollar on Tuesday as fears over the U.S.-China trade
war cast a pall on risk sentiment, while a Latin American stocks
index rose, underpinned by gains in Brazil.
U.S. President Donald Trump said...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks down, Brazil shares up on hopes of reform While most Latin American stocks weakened
on Monday, Brazil shares rose sharply after a pro-government
march mounted pressure on Congress to pass reforms seen as
crucial to the economy.
Sao Paulo's Bovespa stock index jumped 1.2% on
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies weaken as dollar hovers near 2-year highs Latin American currencies weakened on
Thursday as the dollar hovered near two-year highs on demand for
safer assets after China stepped up its rhetoric in its trade
war with the United States.
After Chinese outlets reported that China could use i...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX steady as investors gauge Lagarde's nomination to head ECB Amid growth worries, Latin American
currencies were quiet against a steady dollar on Wednesday as
investors gauged the implications of the nomination of the IMF's
Christine Lagarde to head the European Central Bank.
Markets are hoping that Intern...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks buck global equity gloom; FX gains Latin America stocks edged higher on
Thursday, bucking the global equities gloom, while a tepid
dollar and higher oil prices lifted currencies of crude
exporters in the region.
Signals that the U.S.-China trade standoff was taking its
toll on co...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX firms on rate cut hopes, Brazil's real outperforms Rising bets on an interest rate cut by
the U.S. Federal Reserve boosted Latin American stocks and
currencies, with Brazil's real jumping to an over three-month
high on optimism over the government's pension reform.
The real firmed at 3.7969 per d...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX gains against softer dollar as Fed rate cut hopes boosted Most Latin American currencies firmed on
Monday against a dollar weakened by dovish comments from a
Federal Reserve official, while a Latin American stocks
benchmark marked time as broad regional gains were tempered by
losses among Brazilian shares.
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks gain, Brazil up on pension reform hopes An index of Latin American stocks rose on
Wednesday, propped up by robust Brazilian shares gaining on
optimism around a pension reform proposal, while most Latin
American currencies firmed against a listless dollar.
The latest round of U.S.-China...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX drops, Brazil's real clocks 8-month closing low Latin American currencies softened on
Friday against a robust dollar amid rising U.S.-China tensions,
with Brazil's real facing intense selling pressure as investors'
concerns about growth in Latin America's top economy gathered
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam shares subdued, FX mixed; Argentina faces Moody's heat Latin American markets had a tepid start
on Monday with Brazilian assets subdued as economic worries
eclipsed optimism from pensions reform hopes, while currencies
in the region were mixed with Argentina's peso dropping on a
Moody's outlook cut.
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX firms as dollar softens, stocks drop on trade jitters A soft dollar aided gains in Latin
American currencies on Wednesday, although stock markets in the
region came under pressure from an escalation in trade tensions
between the United States and China.
The Brazilian real edged higher, drawing optim...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX fall as dollar rallies on dimmer hopes of aggressive U.S. rate cut Most Latin American currencies slipped on
Friday as the dollar was lifted by hopes that the U.S. Federal
Reserve would not cut rates aggressively at its meeting this
The dollar rally was spurred by investors trimming bets of a
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies gain against soft dollar, Brazil stocks rise Latin American currencies, benefiting from
a soft dollar, rose on Wednesday on growing concerns about the
escalating trade dispute between China and the United States,
while stocks in Brazil gained.
U.S. President Donald Trump confirmed through ...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX broadly weaker amid thin volumes, Bovespa rises Latin American currencies broadly
softened against the dollar on Monday in trade thinned by a U.S.
market holiday, while a regional stocks benchmark posted its
best day in nearly a week, aided by strong gains in Brazilian
Moves in Latin...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX softer, Brazil's real & Bovespa weaken on growth fears Latin American currencies softened on
Thursday against a dollar that was strengthened by trade war
fears, while a Latin American stocks benchmark fell as losses in
index heavyweight Brazil overcame gains on other countries'
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks follow Wall Street lower, Brazil's real dips An index of Latin American stocks fell
more than 1% on Friday, mirroring weakness on Wall Street, while
Brazil's real dropped as optimism around the proposed overhaul
of the country's pension system faded and weak economic data
The real ...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies rise as dollar dips, investors return to riskier assets Latin American currencies firmed on
Wednesday as the dollar dipped and as investors gauged the
implications of the nomination of the IMF's Christine Lagarde to
head the European Central Bank.
Markets are hoping that International Monetary Fund he...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies firm, Brazil's real gains on pension-reform hope Latin American currencies srengthened on
Monday, bucking gloom in emerging markets, with Brazil's real
gaining nearly half a percent as investors cheered progress in
the government's pension reform bill.
The real firmed to 3.8057 per dollar after...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets hit as trade fears make investors dial back on risk Latin American stock markets fell on
Tuesday, broadly pressured by worries over U.S.-China trade
ties, while currencies in Latin America softened against a
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Monday vowed
to continue tal...
EMERGING MARKETS-China stimulus hopes spur emerging market bounce Hopes of more stimulus for China's
slowing economy lifted emerging market stocks from a near-four
month low and steadied currencies on Wednesday, as officials
made conciliatory noises about a destabilising trade conflict
with the United States....
EMERGING MARKETS-Emerging shares, FX dip after China warns on rare earth supply Emerging market stocks and currencies
fell on Wednesday as new headlines about the U.S.-China trade
dispute pressured markets, while uncertainty about cabinet
appointments added to the South African rand's woes....
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks hold ground, FX gains ground against tepid dollar A Latin American stocks benchmark held
ground on Friday, while currencies in Latin America broadly
firmed against a tepid dollar, as investors' exposure towards
riskier assets ticked up amid rising hopes of a U.S.-China trade
U.S. Treasury ...
Markets rebound after China indicates it will stabilize yuan Investors breathed a sigh of relief Tuesday as stocks rebounded after suffering their worst day of 2019 Monday. The S&P 500 snapped a six-day losing streak to end the day up 1.3 percent while the Dow Jones industrial average climbed 311.78 points, or...
U.S. markets rebound after China moves to strengthen yuan U.S. markets rebounded a bit Tuesday, restoring some of the losses a day after its worst-performing session of the year that most analysts linked to the ongoing U.S.-China trade conflict....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares, dollar rebound on thaw in U.S.-China trade war U.S. and European stocks
jumped, the dollar strengthened and Treasury prices rose on
Tuesday after the United States said it would delay tariffs on
some Chinese products, easing concerns that a protracted trade
war would harm global growth....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rebound on China trade deal indication, bonds fall A gauge of world equity markets
rose and safe-haven bond prices fell on Wednesday after the
White House said it had received an indication from China that
it wanted to make a trade deal with the United States that had
appeared on the brink of unravel...
Argentine central bank uses $50 mln in reserves to defend the peso Argentina's central bank
used $50 million in its own reserves, for the first time since
September last year, to intervene in the foreign exchange market
and defend the peso in the face of a massive sell-off, traders
EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks fall on U.S.-China trade woes; FX slides Emerging-market shares fell on Wednesday
as worries over the U.S.-China trade conflict resurfaced.
Currencies in the developing world mostly weakened as the dollar
EMERGING MARKETS-China's yuan drops though 7 per dollar as EM currencies fall China's yuan fell through the key level of
7 per dollar on Monday as emerging market currencies softened
broadly, engulfed by risk aversion on fears of a slowdown in
Argentine peso crashes after Macri gets thumped in primary election Argentina's beleaguered peso currency collapsed 30.3% to record 65 per U.S. dollar on Monday, traders said, after market-friendly President Mauricio Macri's worse-than-expected performance in the country's Sunday primary election....
Argentine Peso Collapses as Macri’s Re-election Chances Drop Stocks and bonds also slid as voters flirted with a return to interventionist economics by snubbing President Mauricio Macri and his market-friendly approach in primary voting....
Yen, gold gain on trade war angst; Argentine peso sinks Investors piled into gold, safe-haven yen and bonds on Monday over nagging concerns about a prolonged U.S.-China trade war and global growth, while Argentina's peso plunged 22% after voters handed its president an election mauling....
EMERGING MARKETS-Developing-world assets rise on hopeful China data Emerging-market shares rose on Monday as
data from China helped to allay fears about the world's
second-largest economy and a weaker dollar boosted most
Goldman Sachs cuts exposure to emerging markets on US-China trade tensions The investment management arm of Goldman Sachs scaled back its "overweight" exposure to emerging market assets Thursday, amid rising trade tensions between the U.S. and China....
EMERGING MARKETS- Emerging market currencies slip, Turkey rating eyed Emerging market currencies slipped on
Friday as investors assessed implications of the U.S central
bank's neutral message, while stocks were headed for their
second weekly drop in a row amid thin holiday trade in Asia....
UPDATE 5-Argentine peso collapses as primary suggests return to interventionist economics Argentina's beleaguered
peso currency collapsed on Monday and inflation was expected to
rise as voters flirted with a return to interventionist
economics by snubbing market-friendly President Mauricio Macri
for the opposition in Sunday's primary vote...
Argentine peso opens weaker after Macri announces tax cuts, subsidy boost Argentina's peso weakened at the open on Wednesday after President Mauricio Macri said he would cut income taxes for workers and boost subsidies for social services following two days of economic turmoil triggered by an election upset by opposition c...
REFILE-UPDATE 8-Macri vows to win second term after Argentine peso crashes on primary results Argentine President
Mauricio Macri vowed on Monday to win a second term despite a
surprisingly strong performance by the opposition in the primary
election that set off a shockwave through markets, crashing the
peso currency and sending stocks and bo...
Oil Extends Rebound as Oversupply Fears Ease Oil prices climbed, extending a Friday rebound following a long weekend for Memorial Day, with analysts weighing data showing a drop in the number of rigs drilling for oil in the U.S. and escalating U.S.-Iran tensions....
Mexico Finance Minister Resigns After Clashes With President; Peso Falls The departure deepens doubts among investors over economic policy under leftist President Andrés Manuel López Obrador and whether he will maintain the country’s hard-fought fiscal stability....
GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S.-China trade truce lifts global stocks, gold falls Global stocks rose and bonds
retreated on Monday after the United States and China agreed to
restart trade talks at the G20 summit over the weekend, leading
investors to bet that a breakthrough between the world's two
largest economies would jumpstar...
Argentine markets gripped for second day by election-related fears Argentina's peso closed weaker again on Tuesday following a second day of market turmoil triggered by opposition candidate Alberto Fernandez's landslide victory in a primary election that dealt a severe blow to President Mauricio Macri's re-election ...
Markets Right Now: Stocks rebound, led by tech companies NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are rising at the open on Wall Street Friday, led by gains in technology companies, as the market tries to rebound from steep losses a day earlier.
Copper an Outlier as Most Markets Rebound on Trade A retreat in copper prices is signaling continued investor concern for the global economy, even after a cease-fire in the U.S.-China trade fight boosted stocks and other risky assets recently....
Argentine Markets Steady, but Political Instability Drives Uncertainty Some economists said the country is heading for prolonged financial instability amid the growing likelihood that the left-wing Peronist movement will return to power in October elections....
Argentine political twist could provide balm for troubled markets Argentine markets, rattled during recent months by rising political uncertainty, could get a reprieve after the populist ex-leader seen as challenger No. 1 in this year's presidential elections said she would instead run on someone else's ticket....
CEE MARKETS-Currencies rebound as risk sentiment improves Central European currencies
gained on Friday, rebounding after China hinted at more support
for its economy and Argentine leaders signalled determination to
control an economic crisis.
Along with other risk-sensitive emerging-market assets,
US stocks are set to rebound after trade fears roil markets U.S. stock index futures were higher on Friday morning, as market participants continue to monitor trade tensions between the world's two-largest economies....
Bonds rebound from lows as markets re-assess presidential race While some investors stress that the opposition Peronist movement is now more likely to win the election, others argued Fernández de Kirchner’s decision is a slight positive....
Markets Right Now: Tech rebound powers Wall Street gains NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street Tuesday as technology companies lead solid gains across the market.
Chipmakers rallied after the U.S. government iss...
Nearly $3 bln yanked from emerging markets this week - IIF The U.S.-China trade war
escalation has seen nearly $3 billion yanked out of emerging
market stocks and bonds this week, financial market flow tracker
the Institute of International Finance has estimated....
Trade Truce a Relief to Markets---For Now Stocks and other risky assets are likely to enjoy a brief rally after the emergence of what appears to be a U.S.-China trade truce, analysts said. However, the longer-term outlook depends on what kind of lasting deal can be struck by the two largest ...
Sensex Falls 150 Points, Extends Losses To Third Day: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets fell in early trade on Friday with the Sensex extending losses to a third straight session amid lacklustre movement in Asian peers. The S&P BSE Sensex index fell as much as......
A lightweight Tinder Lite app is in the works for emerging markets We've seen Twitter Lite, and Facebook Lite, and many others, and now Tinder is getting in on the act – it says it's developing a lightweight version of its dating app for emerging markets with spotty connections and cheaper phones.Fo...
S&P 500 posts high, extends 2019 rally; Alphabet falls late The S&P 500 set an intraday record high on Monday, bolstering the view that the decade-long bull market has further to run, after consumer spending rose in March and inflation data was benign....
EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks, FX mostly rise; rouble down after Mueller report Emerging-market shares rose on Thursday
after two days of declines, recovering from last session's
decline to near their five-month lows, but a drop in Chinese
stocks on fears of a prolonged trade war capped the gains....
MSCI adds Argentina securities to emerging markets index MSCI will include eight Argentina indices in its closely watched emerging-markets index, opening the potential for billions of dollars of investor inflows....
Emerging Markets Cut Rates Amid Expectations of Looser Fed Policy Central banks in emerging markets around the world are cutting interest rates, with Russia the latest example, as expectations of easier money in the U.S. gives developing markets the room to stimulate their economies....
Sovereign investors shun Europe for Asia, emerging markets Nearly three times as many
sovereign investors plan to raise exposure to emerging markets
rather than Europe this year as the continent's attraction wanes
due to slowing economic growth and rising political risk, a
study by asset manager Invesco show...
EMERGING MARKETS-EM assets edge higher ahead of U.S. data Emerging markets assets crept higher on
Tuesday as investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of U.S.
economic data that could provide clues for future monetary
Smartphone Growth in Emerging Markets to Continue in 2019: Counterpoint The smartphone market is still reeling under the first ever annual decline in 2018, but is poised to grow in the emerging markets, Counterpoint Research claims....
EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks gain on rate-cut expectations; FX subdued Emerging-market stocks rose on Tuesday
amid expectations some of the world's major central banks would
cut interest rates soon, while gains by the dollar weakened
Central bankers in South Korea and South Africa cut rates
World's best investment bank in the emerging markets 2019: BTG Pactual The firm has done well at home and in the region. Part of that is down to its ownership structure, and the rest is because growth is part of its DNA....
Trade war back on the radar for emerging markets as dollar lurks As Trump makes global waves with pointed remarks on China trade talks, a spate of country-specific events will divert market participants from their obsession with the dollar this week....
Sales to emerging markets a bright spot for Harley Davidson Harley-Davidson Inc on Tuesday reported stronger sales in China and other Asian markets and said U.S. sales should improve in the second half of the year, positive news that offset a cut to its full-year motorcycle forecast and sent shares up 4.5 pe...
GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. stock futures, Mexico peso gain on U.S.-Mexico deal U.S. stock futures jumped on
Monday after a migration deal between the United States and
Mexico late last week to avert a tariff war added to a weak U.S.
job data which cemented expectations of Federal Reserve rate
Gold, earnings and emerging markets could boost investor returns through year-end With five months to go and the markets around record highs, ETF experts name their top picks to help investors position themselves going into year-end....
Kuwaiti equities to be in main MSCI emerging markets index from 2020 MSCI Inc said on Tuesday it would upgrade Kuwaiti equities to its main emerging markets index in 2020, a move that could trigger billions of dollars of inflows from passive funds....
EMERGING MARKETS-Trade war tensions shove stocks to lowest since January U.S.-China trade worries pushed
emerging market shares to their lowest since January, though
some conciliatory noises from the two sides did at least help
slow the slide....
Mondelez beats core revenue estimates on emerging markets demand Oreo cookies maker Mondelez International Inc reported a higher-than-expected growth in first-quarter core revenue on Tuesday, boosted by demand for its snacks and chocolates in emerging markets and higher pricing in Latin America....
Blackstone hires Caxton manager for global macro, emerging markets Blackstone Group has
hired a portfolio manager from hedge fund Caxton Associates to
head its global macro and emerging markets strategies as
uncertainty about interest rates is creating fresh investment
opportunities in these areas....
CEE MARKETS-Forint leads gains on German data, global relief Central European stocks and
currencies firmed on Friday, helped by strong German export data
and hopes in global markets for a trade deal between the Un...
REFILE-US STOCKS-S&P 500 posts high, extends 2019 rally; Alphabet falls late The S&P 500 set an intraday
record high on Monday, bolstering the view that the decade-long
bull market has further to run, after consumer spending rose in
March and inflation data was benign....
EMERGING MARKETS-Trade talks, hopes for rate cuts boost stocks Emerging-market stocks rallied for a
third straight day and currencies gained on Thursday, amid signs
of progress in U.S-China trade talks and signals by major
central banks that they will soon loosen monetary policy....
EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks, currencies gain as investors look past U.S. tariff hike Emerging-market shares and currencies
gained on Friday as renewed hope for progress in trade talks
between the United States and China overshadowed an increase in
tariffs for Chinese goods....
UPDATE 3-Kuwaiti equities to be in main MSCI emerging markets index from 2020 MSCI Inc said on Tuesday
it would upgrade Kuwaiti equities to its main emerging markets
index in 2020, a move that could trigger billions of dollars of
inflows from passive funds....
CORRECTED-EMERGING MARKETS-Latin American currencies firm against stronger dollar Most Latin American currencies firmed on
Tuesday, with Mexico's peso cutting some losses to trade
marginally higher against a stronger dollar.
President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday said he
would discuss ways to reduce the tax burden of...
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EMERGING MARKETS-Currencies at 2019 lows on trade jitters, stocks slide Emerging market currencies hit their
lowest level in 2019 on Friday as trade friction between the
United States and China continued to take its toll on riskier
UPDATE 1-Coca Cola HBC's quarterly sales driven by emerging markets growth Soft drink bottler Coca Cola HBC AG
reported a 4.4 percent rise in first-quarter net sales
revenue on Thursday, driven by strong demand in emerging markets
- its largest segment....
EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks, currencies fall as Fed rate-cut outlook scaled back Emerging-market assets fell on Monday as
expectations dwindled for an aggressive interest-rate cut by the
U.S. Federal Reserve, while the introduction in China of a
Nasdaq-styled index pulled investment away from existing
EMERGING MARKETS-Pension reform prospects lift Brazil's real, stocks Brazil's currency and stocks rose on
Thursday after a congressional committee in charge of analyzing
the government's pension reform bill approved its main text.
The draft bill, which analysts say is critical to improving
Brazil's fiscal health ...
Oreo maker Mondelez raises sales forecast as emerging markets fuel Mondelez raised its 2019 sales forecast, benefiting from several years of tailoring its chocolates and cookies to cater to consumer tastes in emerging markets such as China and India....
EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks cheer U.S.-Mexico deal to avert tariffs, FX weaker Emerging-market stocks rose to their
highest in nearly four weeks on Monday and Mexico's peso surged
2% as trade tensions eased between United States and Mexico, but
a strong dollar and a slide in the yuan put pressure on most
other developing-world ...
MSCI adds Saudi Arabia, Argentina indexes to emerging markets index MSCI Inc said on Monday it would
include the MSCI Saudi Arabia and MSCI Argentina indexes to its
closely watched and widely duplicated emerging-markets index....
EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks drop on growth worries, trade anxiety ahead of Fed meet Emerging market stocks fell on Monday as
weak economic data from China added to concerns of an enduring
U.S.-China trade war taking its toll on global growth, while
investors awaited more clues on future policy stance from the
U.S. Fed meeting this w...
EMERGING MARKETS-EM assets up on Fed boost; PepsiCo-Pioneer deal lifts S.Africa shares Emerging market shares rose on Friday
and currencies touched a four-month high after comments from a
top Federal Reserve official reinforced expectations of a U.S.
interest rate cut this month, stoking demand for riskier assets....
African swine fever could drive up inflation in emerging markets as pork prices soar African swine fever, which has already ravaged pig herds in China and pushed up food prices there, could also drive up inflation in the other emerging markets, according to research firm Capital Economics....
EMERGING MARKETS-Chinese shares drag stocks lower as Sino-U.S. rift deepens Chinese shares pulled emerging-market
stocks lower on Monday after hopes for an end to a trade war
between the United States and China were dashed.
MSCI's index for emerging-market stocks fell over
half a percent hovering around three-month lows....
CEE MARKETS-Currencies regain ground as Czech utility CEZ extends gains Central European currencies
recovered some ground on Thursday, getting a reprieve from
recent weakness linked to global trade war worries, while shares
in Czech utility CEZ continued a two-day rally.
CEZ shares extended gains after the company an...
GLOBAL MARKETS-European stocks gain on EU election relief and auto shares surge European shares climbed on Monday
as investors snapped up automaker stocks following confirmation
of merger talks between Fiat Chrysler and Renault, and after
pro-EU parties kept a firm grip on power in elections to the
MIDEAST STOCKS-Most Gulf markets reverse course, Kuwait extends gains on MSCI upgrade Most major Middle East markets clawed
back earlier losses on Wednesday largely on back of their
financial stocks, while Kuwait rose for the fifth straight
session after MSCI's decision to upgrade Kuwaiti equities to its
main emerging markets index.
One of the Largest Dark Net Markets ‘of All Time’ Falls to Police Police from around the world shut down the biggest active black market on the dark web this month, according to announcements from law enforcement agencies in the United States, Germany, and the Netherlands released on Friday.Read more......
Sensex Falls 300 Points As Markets Fall For 7th Day: 10 Things To Know Indian equity benchmarks extended recent losses on Thursday and were on track to close lower for a seventh session in a row. Selling pressure in Reliance Industries, HDFC Bank, HDFC, ITC, Larsen &......
Stocks rebound on US plan to delay some China tariffs Stocks notched solid gains Tuesday after the U.S. said it would hold off on tariffs of Chinese imports of mobile phones, toys and several other items typically on holiday shopping lists...
Dow futures rebound more than 200 points after China stabilizes its currency U.S. stock index futures are positive early Tuesday morning after China's central bank indicated it wanted its currency to trade higher against the dollar....
Shares, dollar rebound on thaw in U.S.-China trade war U.S. and European stocks jumped, the dollar strengthened and Treasury prices rose on Tuesday after the United States said it would delay tariffs on some Chinese products, easing concerns that a protracted trade war would harm global growth....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar falls with yields as more Fed talk awaited Asian stocks were left adrift on
Tuesday as expectations of more dovish talk from the Federal
Reserve pushed down Treasury yields and the dollar, while
lifting gold to six-year peaks....
CBOE to Launch Trading in CBOE Emerging Markets ETF Volatility Index Options on January 31 CHICAGO, Jan. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that it will begin offering trading in options on the CBOE Emerging Markets ETF Volatility Index (VXEEM) on Tuesday, January 31.
CBOE Futures Exchange to Launch Security Futures Trading in Emerging Markets Volatility Index CHICAGO, Jan. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced today that it will launch trading in security futures on the CBOE Emerging Markets ETF Volatility Index (Index ticker: VXEEM; futures symbol: VXEM) on Monday, January 9...
Stocks rebound on China trade deal indication, bonds fall Equity markets in Europe and the United States climbed and safe-haven bond prices fell on Wednesday after the White House said it had received an indication from China that it wanted to make a trade deal with the United States that had appeared on th...
Stocks rebound after threat of new China tariffs caused early losses Stocks bounced back Monday to erase early losses after investors initially braced for further decline due to President Donald Trump's threat of new China tariffs....
Global stocks rebound as Trump downplays U.S.-China trade fight U.S. and European stocks regained ground on Tuesday after President Donald Trump downplayed the U.S.-China trade war as "a little squabble" a day after a spike in tensions between the world's two largest economies rattled financial markets....
Stocks rebound after U.S. backs off China sales restrictions, on pace to snap two-day skid Stocks rebounded Tuesday after the government eased off China sales constraints. The market was poised to snap a two-day losing streak
China April exports unexpectedly fall but imports rebound as trade talks loom China's exports unexpectedly shrank in April but imports surprised with their first increase in five months, painting a mixed picture of the economy as Beijing and Washington make a last-ditch bid for a trade deal before a hike in U.S. tariffs....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain as Mexico tariffs averted, yuan falls to 2019 lows U.S. stock futures and Asian
shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat
to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal
migration from Central America, and as weak U.S. jobs data
raised hopes for U.S. interest rate cuts...
WRAPUP 2-China April exports unexpectedly fall but imports rebound as fresh US tariffs loom China's exports unexpectedly
shrank in April but imports surprised with their first increase
in five months, painting a mixed picture of the economy as
Washington ratchets up pressure on Beijing with threats of more
U.S. to deny tariff relief for Apple Mac Pro parts from China: Trump U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said his administration would not grant Apple Inc any relief for tariffs on its Chinese-made parts for its Mac Pro computer....
US STOCKS-Futures gain on China stimulus, tariff relief U.S. stocks were set to edge back toward
record territory on Tuesday, as signs of more fiscal stimulus
from China and some easing of last week's tensions around Mexico
buoyed investors' appetite for risk....
Tesla, GM, Uber denied relief from U.S. tariffs on China goods The White House, citing 'Made in China 2025’ or other industrial programs, is expanding efforts to block the use of the country's technology in advanced vehicles, denying additional requests by Tesla for tariff relief on key EV parts, and rejecting U...
U.S. to deny tariff relief for Apple Mac Pro parts from China -Trump U.S. President Donald Trump
on Friday said his administration would not grant Apple Inc
any relief for tariffs on its Chinese-made parts for
its Mac Pro computer....
U.S. denies GM tariff relief request for China-made Buick SUV The Trump administration has denied a General Motors Co request for an exemption to a 25 percent U.S. tariff on its Chinese-made Buick Envision sport utility vehicle....
Cboe to Launch Suite of Derivatives-Based Strategy Benchmark and Volatility Indexes Based on MSCI Emerging Markets and EAFE Indexes CHICAGO – March 13, 2019 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, announced today it has entered into an agreement with MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of indexes and critical investm...
European stock futures rally on relief over U.S.-China trade talks European stock futures rallied in
early trade on Monday, hitting their highest since August 2018
as investors piled into assets considered riskier after
Washington and Beijing agreed to resume trade talks, averting an
escalation of a protracted dispu...
U.S. denies GM request for tariff relief on China-made Buick crossover The denial of the nearly year-old petition came in a May 29 letter from the U.S. Trade Representative's office saying the request concerns "a product strategically important or related to 'Made in China 2025' or other Chinese industrial programs."...
UPDATE 3-U.S. to deny tariff relief for Apple Mac Pro parts from China -Trump U.S. President Donald Trump
on Friday said his administration would not grant Apple Inc
any relief for tariffs on parts made in China for its
Mac Pro computer and later added he thought the firm would build
a plant in Texas....
US rejects GM, Volvo tariff relief requests for China-made SUVs The United States has rejected separate requests from General Motors and Chinese-owned Volvo Cars for an exemption to a 25% U.S. tariff on their Chinese-made sport utility vehicle models....
UPDATE 1-U.S. to deny tariff relief for Apple Mac Pro parts from China -Trump U.S. President Donald Trump
on Friday said his administration would not grant Apple Inc
any relief for tariffs on Chinese-made parts for its
Mac Pro computer....
U.S. denies Tesla request for tariff relief on China-made Model 3 'brain' The U.S. Trade Representative, in a May 29 letter denying petitions from the EV maker and a key supplier, said the request concerned "a product strategically important or related to 'Made in China 2025’ or other Chinese industrial programs."...
UPDATE 1-European stock futures rally on relief over U.S.-China trade talks European stock futures rallied in
early trade on Monday, hitting their highest level since August
2018 as investors piled into assets considered riskier after
Washington and Beijing agreed to resume trade talks, averting an
escalation of a protracted...
Copper Extends Slide as China Hardens Trade Stance Copper prices extended their recent slide Thursday, falling to their lowest level in almost three months ahead of the next round of U.S.-China trade talks.....
UN chief extends condolences to families of China landslide casualties United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has extended his condolences to the families of those killed in Sunday’s landslides, in the southern Chinese province of Guizou, which followed heavy rains....
Q&A-U.S.-China tariffs tiff saps emerging market bond rally: UBS debt chief U. S. President Donald Trump's
tariffs confrontation with China may force global bond investors
to rethink exposure to emerging markets despite robust 2019
gains, according to a Wall Street portfolio manager of $17
billion of emerging markets (EM) fi...
U.S.-China tariffs tiff saps emerging market bond rally: UBS debt chief U. S. President Donald Trump's tariffs confrontation with China may force global bond investors to rethink exposure to emerging markets despite robust 2019 gains, according to a Wall Street portfolio......
Smart home tech makes inroads into China's emerging elderly care market Charging elderly clients just 1 yuan or about 15 cents a day, little-known Lanchuang Network Technology Corp has embarked on one of the most ambitious undertakings in aged care by a private sector firm in China....
Trump says no tariff ‘relief’ for Apple on computer parts made in China President Trump says that Apple will not be exempt from tariffs on parts it makes in China for it’s Mac Pro computer then exports to the U.S. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.
US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens higher on China stimulus, Mexico tariff relief U.S. stocks opened higher on Tuesday,
edging back toward record territory, as signs of more fiscal
stimulus from China and some easing of last week's tensions
around Mexico buoyed investors' appetite for risk....
Wall Street extends fall as U.S-China trade worries mount U.S. stocks slid more than 1 percent on Tuesday in a broad-based selloff led by technology shares, as escalating trade tensions between the United States and China triggered global growth fears and kept investors away from riskier assets....
Stock Market Drop Extends to Fourth Day as U.S. Prepares to Raise China Tariffs President Trump and Beijing both indicated that a trade war could continue, surprising businesses and investors who had expected a resolution this week....
China's top steelmaking city Tangshan extends output curbs in June: local media China's top steelmaking city of Tangshan extended production restrictions on heavy industry to end-June, local government-backed media reported on Wednesday, as the smog-prone city aims to improve its air quality....
Oil extends gains amid Middle East tensions, U.S.-China trade deal hopes Oil prices climbed on Wednesday, extending sharp gains from the previous session on rekindled hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal and on continued tensions in the Middle East after tanker attacks there last week....
Oil falls 1.9% as US-China trade tensions weigh Oil prices fell slightly on Tuesday, with Brent crude remaining near seven-month lows just below $60 a barrel because of increasing trade tensions between China and the United States....
Gareth Bale to stay at Madrid as China move falls through Gareth Bale looks set to remain at Real Madrid after a deal with Chinese club Jiangsu Suning that would have seen him earn £1m per week fell through....
Wall Street falls after Trump's China tariff threat U.S. stocks posted broad-based declines on Monday, but bounced back from session lows, after President Donald Trump's surprise threat to raise tariffs on Chinese goods this week, sparking a flight from riskier assets....
China factory activity falls contracts in May amid dispute China’s factory activity fell into contraction territory in May amid an ongoing trade dispute with the U.S. that has seen higher tariffs slapped on Chinese exports...
Nikkei falls as escalation in U.S.-China trade war dents sentiment Japan's Nikkei fell on Monday
morning as most cyclical sectors lost ground after a trade war
between the United States and China escalated, while a drop in
U.S. futures dented sentiment....
Dow Falls Sharply as Yuan Reels and Trump Jabs at China Waves of selling battered stock indexes from New York to Shanghai on Monday as fresh trade threats between Beijing and Washington raised fears of an economic slowdown....
Financial markets: What's next for China? In 30 years, China has gone from a backward command economy to a global superpower, but what will the next 30 hold? Asiamoney picks 10 factors to watch, from the renminbi to bonds to wealth management, as we move towards the mid-century....
Oil falls 1% amid U.S.-China trade dispute, uncertainty on supply cuts Oil prices fell more than 1% on Monday as U.S.-China trade tensions continued to threaten demand for crude and as major producers Saudi Arabia and Russia had yet to agree on extending an output-cutting deal....
Boy, 3, falls 6 stories in China from apartment balcony, saved by onlookers with blanket A three-year-old boy in China survived a fall from a sixth-floor apartment balcony on Monday thanks to a group of quick-thinking onlookers who used a blanket to break his fall. ...
U.S.-China trade truce lifts global stocks, gold falls Global stocks rose and bonds retreated on Monday after the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks at the G20 summit over the weekend, leading investors to bet that a breakthrough between the world's two largest economies would jumpstar...
China's first-half pork output falls amid disease outbreak China's pork output fell by less than expected in the first half as the country tackles a devastating disease outbreak, although official data showed conflicting figures on the size of the decline in the hog herd....
China's Tech-Heavy ChiNext Index Falls Into Bear Market A gauge of technology stocks in mainland China has fallen into bear-market territory, amid a broader selloff fueled by trade tensions and strains in the country’s banking system....
Dow plunges 750 points as China’s yuan falls; Trump claims ‘manipulation’ Wall Street was a sea of red on Monday as China ramped up its arsenal in the continuing trade war between the US and China. The Dow Jones industrial average plunged by more than 750 points in afternoon trading Monday in response to China allowing its...
Wall St. falls as White House vows to raise China tariffs U.S. stocks fell on Monday after President Donald Trump pledged to raise tariffs on Chinese goods, though Wall Street finished well off its session lows as some investors saw Trump's comments as a bargaining tactic and expressed confidence in an even...
Wall St. falls as White House plans to raise China tariffs U.S. stocks fell on Monday after President Donald Trump pledged to raise tariffs on Chinese goods, though Wall Street finished well off its session lows as some investors saw Trump's comments as a bargaining tactic and expressed confidence in an even...
Trump claims China will pay for tariffs — but the burden falls on U.S. businesses, consumers Trump has minimized the worth of China's purchases of U.S. goods and services, misstated the trade deficit and ignored the inevitable rise in many costs to consumers when imports are heavily taxed....
Mazda quarterly operating profit falls 79% on weak U.S., China sales Mazda has been struggling with falling demand for its vehicles while also recovering from flood-related damage to its factories in Japan. The automaker reiterated its forecast for a 33 percent rise in operating profit for the fiscal year ending in Ma...
Asia stocks decline after Trump announces more tariffs on China; Nikkei falls more than 2% Asia stocks dropped in Friday afternoon trade after a surprise tariff announcement from the United States overnight escalated trade tensions between Washington and Beijing....
U.S. Stock Market Falls After President Trump Threatens to Increase Tariffs on China U.S. equities fell by the most since March as investors remained on edge over President Donald Trump’s threat to increase tariffs on billions of dollars of imports from China. Oil dropped and the yen strengthened.
The benchmark S&P 500 staged ...
US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls as U.S.-China trade talk outcome awaited Wall Street's main indexes fell
on Thursday ahead of critical trade negotiations between the
United States and China, though they pared losses significantly
after U.S. President Donald Trump said reaching a deal this week
China's retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade war risks rise China on Wednesday reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States escalates....
All About the U.K.-China Plan to Link Stock Markets The U.K. and China are linking their stock exchanges. The London-Shanghai Stock Connect, as it will be known, will allow companies listed on one venue to issue shares on the other. It’s the latest cross-border push by China to increase access to its ...
Mexico, China tariffs driving markets down Stocks tumbled on Wall Street Friday after the U.S. announced plans to expand its trade war to Mexico. (May 31)
Asia falls after Trump announces more tariffs on China; Hong Kong, Japan drop more than 2% Asia stocks dropped on Friday after a surprise tariff announcement from the United States overnight escalated trade tensions between Washington and Beijing....
Amid swine fever outbreak, China's pork output in the first half of 2019 falls China produced 24.7 million tonnes of pork in the first six months of 2019, down 5.5% from a year earlier, amid a severe epidemic of African swine fever....
China faces extreme weather as temperatures rise, more rain falls - government forecasters Extreme weather in China is becoming increasingly frequent, with temperatures in some regions hitting record highs this year and with rainfall set to exceed average levels by 70% in the next 10 days, officials at the nation's weather bureau warned....
China Uses Currency as Weapon in Trade War, Rattling Markets Beijing’s willingness to let the renminbi weaken could signal a new phase in the U.S.-China trade war that might ripple through the global financial system....
Trump: things 'going along very well' with China as markets fall over tariffs US imposed new tariff on $300bn of Chinese goodsPresident falsely claims US consumers not paying tariff costsDonald Trump has said things are “going along very well” with China, a day after financial markets around the world fell sharply following th...
China Hints at Weaponizing Its Currency, Rattling Markets Beijing’s willingness to let the renminbi weaken could signal a new phase in the U.S.-China trade war that might ripple through the global financial system....
Markets Take a Nosedive Amid Trump’s Trade War With China (Bloomberg) — U.S. stocks sank, with contracts on the Dow Jones Industrial Average sliding as much as 460 points, after China retaliated with higher tariffs on a range of American goods. Treasuries jumped with the yen on demand for haven assets...
Stock markets battered as US-China trade war escalates US stock markets were down more than 2% after China announced retaliatory tariffs on US goods. Earlier, stocks also fell in Europe and Asia as the US-China trade war escalated....
It's time for markets to end their illusions about a US-China trade deal What markets have misunderstood since the negotiations resumed last December is that the talks had become just one of many events of a new era of geopolitical and systemic competition that will define our times, writes Fred Kempe....
Stocks reel as Trump tweets on China unnerve markets European stocks tumbled to a one-month low and German bond yields slipped below zero on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering a global rout in risky assets....
Worsening US-China trade tensions rattle financial markets The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled more than 470 points Tuesday as the U.S. and China moved closer to an escalation of their already costly trade war....
China moves to keep currency stable as global markets plunge China responded with angry rhetoric after the United States labeled Beijing a currency manipulator but maintained a relatively measured stance in the markets Tuesday....
Worries of longer, costlier U.S.-China trade war hits markets Worries that the United States and China were digging in for a longer, costlier trade war weighed on financial markets on Monday as Beijing accused Washington of harboring "extravagant expectations" for a deal to end their dispute....
Asia markets decline as Trump announces more tariffs on China Asia stocks traded lower Friday morning after a surprise tariff announcement from the United States escalated trade tensions between Washington and Beijing....
Global markets fall as China prepares to hit back at US in trade war Dow Jones slumps after Beijing signals readiness to restrict exports of rare-earth elementsFinancial markets around the world have sold off sharply after Beijing signalled a readiness to strike back at Washington in their escalating trade war by rest...
Swine fever in China among risks to food markets - FAO/OECD The spread of a deadly pig disease in China that has disrupted the world's biggest pork market is one of the major risks to a well-supplied global agricultural sector, the FAO and OECD said on Monday....
Asia markets slip amid US-China trade jitters Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told CNBC on Wednesday that a trip to Beijing to resume trade negotiations has not been scheduled yet, reducing hopes of a speedy resolution to the U.S.-China trade war....
China securities regulator says trade war impact on markets is controllable The Sino-U.S. trade war is
affecting capital markets but the impact is controllable,
China's chief securities regulator said on Sunday in an
interview with state-run China Central Television....
BlackRock says a US-China trade deal is likely this year — but markets won't be cheering Even if the U.S. and China manage to resolve their conflict, investor sentiment will still be weighed down, says BlackRock's Isabelle Mateos y Lago....
European markets seen mixed after China manufacturing data disappoints European stocks are set to open mixed Tuesday morning, after weaker-than-expected data in China underscored lingering concerns about the global economy....
Asia markets decline amid US-China trade jitters Shares in Asia declined in Wednesday morning trade as investors continued to digest U.S.-China trade developments that sent U.S. stocks tumbling overnight....
China trade data calms volatile global markets Stronger-than-expected Chinese export data helped push global stock markets higher on Thursday following a volatile week that had investors scrambling for safety on fears of a worldwide economic pullback....
Trump roils markets with comments on China trade, Huawei U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he was not ready to make a deal with China and even called a September round of trade talks into question, reviving concerns on financial markets that the bilateral dispute is unlikely to end anytime soon....
China says U.S. currency manipulator labeling could cause chaos in financial markets China's central bank said on Tuesday that Washington's decision to label Beijing as a currency manipulator would "severely damage international financial order and cause chaos in financial markets"....
Markets sink as Trump fires new China trade war salvo Stock markets have fallen sharply after Donald Trump announced the US would impose a 10% import tariff on around $300bn (£247bn) worth of Chinese goods....
U.S. markets plummet; Treasury designates China a currency manipulator All three major U.S. markets plummeted in trading Monday amid warnings about the ongoing trade dispute with China and a sudden loss in the Chinese yuan....
WRAPUP 1-Worries of longer, costlier U.S.-China trade war hits markets Worries that the
United States and China were digging in for a longer, costlier
trade war weighed on financial markets on Monday as Beijing
accused Washington of harboring "extravagant expectations" for a
deal to end their dispute....
Markets tumble after Trump threatens to dramatically increase China tariffs Wall Street set for a fall after president says trade talks are going ‘too slowly’ and threatens to more than double tariffs Global financial markets have been sent into a tailspin after Donald Trump risked jeopardising delicate trade talks with Chin...
Trump's $300bn China tariff threat sends markets into tailspin Wall Street, Asian markets and oil fall after president’s tweet about placing tariffs on practically all remaining China tradeDonald Trump’s surprise decision to escalate the trade war with tariffs on another $300bn of Chinese goods has sent global f...
Global Markets Tumble After Trump's Threat to Raise Tariffs on China U.S. futures and stock markets in Asia dropped, oil prices fell and the Chinese yuan weakened as trade tensions between China and the U.S. escalated....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares sink as U.S.-China trade talks go to the wire World shares tumbled for a fourth
day running on Thursday after a warning from U.S. President
Donald Trump that a long-worked-on trade deal with China was in
No surrender in China as markets react to latest US trade tariff hike Despite months of relative optimism over Sino-US trade talks, things have hit the skids in recent days with US tariff hikes on Chinese imports. Market reaction has been negative and all eyes are now on China’s response....
UPDATE 3-Trump roils markets with comments on China trade, Huawei U.S. President Donald Trump on
Friday said he was not ready to make a deal with China and even
called a September round of trade talks into question, reviving
concerns on financial markets that the bilateral dispute is
unlikely to end anytime soon....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares dip as investors await China data, Fed Shares in Asia fell on
Tuesday despite another record high close for the S&P 500, as
investors await a U.S. Federal Reserve policy decision for clues
of whether it will continue to take a "patient" approach to
interest rate policy....
Asia stocks rise as policy tweaks boost China markets Asian stocks gained on Tuesday, led by Chinese shares after Beijing eased financing rules to boost local government spending on public works, and bolstered by investor relief following a U.S. decision to hold off import tariffs on Mexico....
Expected Fiscal Stimulus, US-China Trade War To Guide Markets: Experts Analysts opined that investors are awaiting a stimulus package and relief for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) from the super-rich surcharge which was announced in the Budget in July....
Global markets fall as China hits back at US with new import tariffs World markets hit by further losses on Tuesday in wake of Beijing’s retaliatory tariffs on US imports worth $60bn World markets plunged further on Tuesday following heavy losses on Wall Street after China delivered a swift rebuff to Donald Trump by i...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares fall after U.S. blacklists China's Huawei Asian shares fell on Thursday
after the United States hit Chinese telecoms giant Huawei with
severe sanctions, threatening
to further strain Sino-U.S. trade ties....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Yen up, stocks slide on China's counter-threat to Trump A measure of stocks across the
globe was on track to post its largest weekly loss of the year
on Friday while yields in U.S. and German debt were near
multi-year lows, after China vowed to retaliate against a
possible new round of U.S. tariffs....
Global markets rocked as US-China trade and tech rift deepens Shares fall sharply in Asia, Europe and North America in intensifying war of wordsThe deepening trade and technology war between the US and China has sent global stock markets sharply lower and prompted a warning from the IMF of the increasing risks ...
US-China Trade Talks, Union Budget To Guide Markets: Experts Brent crude, the global oil benchmark rose sharply on Thursday after war like situation developed between Iran and the US after Iran shot down a US drone...
Asia markets fall after Trump announces more tariffs on China; Nikkei down more than 2% Asia stocks traded lower Friday morning after a surprise tariff announcement from the United States escalated trade tensions between Washington and Beijing....
China's Money-Markets Strains Ease, but System Is Still Vulnerable to Shocks Signs of funding stress in China’s money markets have abated after the country’s financial regulators urged banks and brokerages to restore calm, but the recent disruptions show the financial system’s vulnerability to even small shocks....
Escalating U.S.-China trade threats stagger global markets; Dow slumps more than 400 Global markets sagged Thursday as uncertainty over trade relations between the United States and China continued to sour investors. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 350 points at the outset, d......
GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares, yields sink on U.S.-China trade war escalation fears * Asia, EM stocks at 2-month lows, SKorea sinks 3 percent
(Updates after U.S. market open, adds commentary, changes
byline, previous dateline LONDON)...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain on U.S.-China trade hopes, dollar flat Global equity markets gained
and the dollar held steady on Thursday ahead of the G20 summit
where a scheduled meeting of U.S. President Donald Trump and
Chinese President Xi Jinping has stirred hopes that trade
tensions could ease....
Trump tariff threat leaves U.S.-China talks in limbo as markets fall U.S. President Donald Trump's escalation of a trade war with China left plans in limbo on Monday for high-level negotiations later this week to end the dispute....
Markets fall sharply as Donald Trump attacks China over trade talks US president sends series of tweets and suggests agreement might be delayedMarkets have fallen sharply across Europe after Donald Trump reignited trade war fears with a series of tweets attacking China’s handling of negotiations with the US.With a tw...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks take comfort in China trade data, yuan fix Asian shares were trying to rally
on Thursday as Beijing reported better trade numbers while also
limiting the fall in its yuan, offering temporary relief from
fears of a global currency war....
Asia markets trade lower as investors await China's growth data Investors will be watching out for Chinese gross domestic product data for the second quarter, set to be released at 10:00 a.m. HK/SIN, for clues as to whether policy makers will introduce more stimulus measures in the coming months....
North American markets rally after enduring deep hit due to escalating U.S.-China trade war The partial recovery was spurred by tweets from U.S. President Donald Trump in which he said the U.S. was in a "much better position" to strike a deal....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares extend losses as US-China trade war heats up Shares in Asia extended losses
on Tuesday following sharp falls on Wall Street overnight, the
yen strengthened and U.S. Treasury yields ticked lower as the
trade war between China and the United States escalated....
Hong Kong protests play into China fears, upend stock markets Wall Street’s summertime slump continued as dramatic protests in Hong Kong dimmed hopes that the US will come to a trading truce with China. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 391.00 points — or 1.5% — Monday, with losses accelerating late in the ...
Expect India To Be Among 3 Markets in APAC; China, Russia, Africa This Year: BMW Motorrad BMW Motorrad, the two-wheeler arm of German luxury carmaker BMW group, expects India to become its number three market in Asia Pacific, China, Russia and Africa region this year on the back of good......
European stock markets rise as US-China standoff eases – business live Markets cheered by US assurances, despite weaker yuanGerman industrial slump raises recession fearsThree central banks cut interest ratesHalifax: UK House prices fall for second month 12.57pm BST About $14 trillion of government debt now offers negat...
President Trump’s Trade War With China Wiped $1 Trillion Off Global Markets in a Single Day The flare-up in trade tensions sent global equities to the steepest losses of the year, wiping more than $1 trillion from stock values around the world Monday.
The MSCI All-Country World Index fell 2% as of 12:55 p.m. in New York, headed for the wors...
GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S.-China trade truce hopes rekindle risk appetite World shares and the dollar were
left clinging to gains on Thursday amid conflicting reports on
whether the United States and China will agree a truce on trade
at a meeting of their leaders this weekend....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares fall as China manufacturing data disappoints Shares in Asia fell on
Tuesday as readings on China's manufacturing activity failed to
meet expectations, underscoring weakness in the world's
second-largest economy despite Beijing's attempts to spur
Markets fall sharply amid fears of full-scale US-China currency war Yuan devaluation latest escalation of trade war but could help offset US tariffs Financial markets around the world have fallen sharply amid growing fears that the US-China trade dispute could escalate into a full-scale currency war, with damaging co...
Trump tariff hike leaves U.S.-China trade deal in limbo as markets fall U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to increase tariffs on Chinese goods left prospects for a deal to end a trade war between the world's two largest economies in limbo on Monday, casting uncertainty on plans for more talks this week....
Trade war fears send markets reeling as China's exports fall - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as US-China trade fears roil marketsNew: China’s trade surplus has narrowedUS stock markets suffered biggest fall since January last night 7.48am BST Today’s trade data also shows that China...
Trump's fresh $300bn China tariff threat spooks markets – business live Rolling coverage of the world economy and market moves as US president Donald Trump fires his latest trade war missive at Beijing 9.38am BST Howard Archer, chief economic adviser to the EY ITEM Club, reminds us that this is the third straight month o...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks sag ahead of China data, Gulf attacks support oil Asian stocks sagged on Friday
ahead of key Chinese data that could provide more clues on how
heavily the U.S.-Sino trade war is weighing on the economy,
while oil prices were supported by supply concerns after attacks
on tankers in the Gulf of Oman....
German recession fears weigh on stock markets amid U.S.-China trade tensions The markets have been in a spin cycle since President Donald Trump announced on Aug. 1 that he would impose 10% tariffs on about $300 billion in Chinese imports....
'Trump is ruining our markets': Struggling farmers lose a huge customer to the trade war — China China's exit piles on to a devastating year for farmers, who've struggled through record flooding and droughts that destroyed crop yields, and trade war escalations that have lowered prices and profits down this year....
Asia markets slip as Trump claims China 'broke the deal' in trade negotiations Stocks in Asia were trading lower Thursday afternoon as investors were cautious after U.S. President Donald Trump claimed China "broke the deal" in the high-stakes trade negotiations....
Asia markets tumble after US-China trade tensions escalate again; Yuan and oil prices drop U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet Sunday afternoon that the current 10% levies on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods will rise to 25% on Friday....
Asia markets decline as data shows July manufacturing activity in China contracted The Shanghai composite fell 0.81% on Thursday as data from a private survey showed that China's manufacturing activity contracted again in July....
Asian markets mixed after latest trade developments, China sets key rate lower Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as China took the next, critical step in a long-awaited money management reform, and as the United States gave the Chinese tech company Huawei a slight reprieve in Washington's ongoing trade war with Beijing....
GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S., China data send Asian shares higher, Europe to follow Asian shares
climbed on Monday, with markets in Europe poised to track their
gains, after strong U.S. first-quarter economic growth and data
showing profits at Chinese industrial firms grew for the first
time in four months....
Asia Pacific markets decline amid US-China trade uncertainty; Softbank drops more than 3% Stocks in Asia Pacific slipped in Monday morning trade amid uncertainty on the U.S.-China trade front, after tariffs on Chinese goods were raised last Friday....
Markets plunge after China lets currency fall to a decade low in payback against Trump’s tariffs As the trade war intensifies, global markets tumble and Trump accuses China of currency manipulation. A cheaper renminbi makes Chinese experts cheaper and U.S. goods more expensive in China....
CORRECTED-GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares fall as China manufacturing data disappoints Shares in Asia fell on
Tuesday as readings on China's manufacturing activity failed to
meet expectations, underscoring weakness in the world's
second-largest economy despite Beijing's attempts to spur
WRAPUP 2-Trump tariff hike leaves U.S.-China trade deal in limbo as markets fall U.S. President Donald
Trump's threat to increase tariffs on Chinese goods left
prospects for a deal to end a trade war between the world's two
largest economies in limbo on Monday, casting uncertainty on
plans for more talks this week....
REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. stock futures fall as Trump's tariff hike on China looms U.S. stock futures turned negative
and Asian shares pared gains on Friday as global investors
waited nervously to see if Washington would suspend its plan to
raise tariffs on Chinese imports at midday....
Global markets plunge, then partly recover, as tariff threats reignite fears of U.S.-China trade war The stock skid came despite a good jobs report Friday and a quarter-point rate cut by the Federal Reserve on Wednesday. But Trump’s Thursday afternoon tweets threatening more tariffs on China dampened the feel-good vibe....
GLOBAL MARKETS-World stocks hover near 2-month low, investor fears over US-China trade war ease World stocks hovered near
two-month lows on Tuesday, although slightly more optimistic
comments from U.S. and Chinese officials on trade brought some
comfort a day after equities suffered their worst selloff so far
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares slip as U.S. sanctions on Huawei threaten fresh tensions with China Asian shares struggled to find
their footing on Thursday as confidence was shaken after the
U.S. government hit Chinese telecoms giant Huawei with severe
sanctions, threatening to further strain Sino-U.S. trade ties....
US trade deficit up 1.5% to $50 billion in March but deficit with China falls to lowest point in 5 years WASHINGTON (AP) — US trade deficit up 1.5% to $50 billion in March but deficit with China falls to lowest point in 5 years....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, yields fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world slid on
Monday, along with bond yields, after U.S. President Donald
Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an
investor exodus from risky assets....
Stocks close sharply lower as an escalating trade war with China rattles markets; Nasdaq sinks 3.4%, worst drop of year NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks close sharply lower as an escalating trade war with China rattles markets; Nasdaq sinks 3.4%, worst drop of year....
Mexican Peso Tumbles Against the Dollar Investors dumped the Mexican peso and piled into haven assets Friday, as President Trump’s threat to impose tariffs on Mexico rattled global markets....
Gold falls, Silver falls The May gold contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange closed today at $1,285.00 an ounce — down $11.30.
The current silver contract on the “NYMEX” closed at $14.48 an ounce — down 27 cents....
Investors to focus on the peso after CFK's shock VP announcement Cristina Fernández de Kirchner’s announcement won’t immediately change demand for Argentine assets, but it might give some short-term relief to the peso, according to experts. ...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stock markets inch higher as currency war fears ease Global stock markets rebounded
Tuesday after China's central bank fixed the yuan at a slightly
stronger rate, soothing fears that a protracted trade war
between the U.S. and China would spill over into a currency war
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia markets cautious as Trump presses Mexico on trade Asian shares got off to a
hesitant start on Thursday as investors feared a looming U.S.
trade war with Mexico would further depress global growth, even
as they wagered central banks would have to respond with fresh
Cboe Global Markets Announces Senate Version of Options Markets Stability Act CHICAGO – July 26, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, announced that Senator Mike Rounds (R-SD) and Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) today introduced S. 3283, The O...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Bond yields creep higher as markets wait for Fed signals Shares were treading water on
Wednesday while rising Treasury yields kept the dollar steady,
as investors waited to hear whether the world's most powerful
central banker would confirm or confound expectations for a U.S.
rate cut this month....
Cboe Global Markets Announces Appointments of Three Executives to its Markets Division CHICAGO – December 11, 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced it has hired Arianne Criqui as Senior Vice President, Head of Options and Business Development, and Robert Ho...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stock markets find a floor as Chinese data soothe nerves Stock markets enjoyed a tentative
recovery on Thursday after better-than-expected Chinese export
data and a steadying of the yuan restored some calm to global
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares hit 2-mth lows as escalating Sino-U.S. trade row unnerves markets Asian shares extended their losses
on Monday as a sharp escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war kept
finiancial markets on edge, while the Japanese yen and bonds
held near recent peaks as nervous investors stuck with perceived
GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S.-China trade truce pushes global stocks higher Global stocks rallied and bonds
retreated on Monday as the United States and China agreed to
restart trade talks at the G20 summit over the weekend, leading
investors to bet that a breakthrough between the world's two
largest economies would jumpstar...
Cboe Global Markets Appoints Executive Vice Presidents in Newly Formed Markets Division CHICAGO – April 4, 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced the appointments of Andy Lowenthal and Bryan Harkins as Executive Vice Presidents and co-hea...
‘A Tree Falls the Way It Leans.’ Tree That Appeared to Inspire Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax Falls The tree that is thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss to write The Lorax has fallen and we’re going to need some more Truffula seeds, stat!
The tree, a Monterey Cypress at Ellen Browning Scripps Park in La Jolla, California, stood throughout the ...
Mexican bank Banorte posts nearly 10 bln peso 1st-qtr net profit Mexico's Grupo Financiero
Banorte reported on Monday a 9.93 billion peso net profit for
the first quarter of 2019, the bank said in a statement.
(Reporting by Noe Torres; editing by Julia Love)...
Argentinian peso plunges as centre-left win election primary Investors spooked by prospect of populist left-leaning administration in Buenos AiresArgentina’s currency plunged on Monday after the country’s centre-left opposition leader won an election primary, raising the prospect of a return to power for the f...
Central Bank alters monetary policy to stabilise peso With the apparent approval of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the Central Bank was able to
face money markets at the start of last week without the
previous restrictions on the exchange rate – the fourth
change to monetary policy in six weeks....
Argentina's peso, stock exchange plunge after Macri vote defeat Argentina's currency and the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange have plummeted, a day after President Mauricio Macri suffered a crushing defeat in a primary election. The peso has shed 15% of its value against the dollar....
Trump tariffs could sink Mexican peso to lowest point this year: analysts The Mexican peso could sink next week to its lowest point of the year if U.S. President Donald Trump follows through on his threat to slap Mexican imports with tariffs, according to a Reuters poll of analysts and traders....
Stocks drop as trade dims earnings outlook; Mexican peso tumbles A gauge of stock markets around the world fell on Tuesday as trade tensions weighed on the outlook for corporate earnings, while Mexico's peso tumbled after the country's finance minister resigned....
Argentina central bank faces peso test ahead of October election Argentina's central bank must toe a politically fraught line between supporting the peso without blasting through the bank's reserves, as policymakers seek to salvage the currency ahead of October's presidential election, analysts said on Friday....
Plunging peso, grinding poverty: Argentina hears echoes of 2001 crisis Fiery ex-president Cristina Kirchner is making a comeback as the number two on a resurgent centre-left ticketFather Guillermo Torre, known as Willy to his parishioners, has been through this before. “I arrived here 20 years ago in 1999, right before ...
Mexican peso drops amid fragile trade talks and a hit from ratings agencies The Mexican peso fell nearly 1% against the dollar after two ratings agencies lowered their credit outlook on the country amid the heightened trade tensions....
UPDATE 1-Fitch downgrades Mexico and Moody's lowers outlook, hammering peso Credit ratings agency Fitch
downgraded Mexico's sovereign debt rating on Wednesday while
peer Moody's changed the country's outlook to negative from
stable, hammering the Mexican peso....
Foreign bond buyers lift Mexico peso despite trade threats, downgrades Mexico's peso, which swung
wildly in early June after a Fitch downgrade and brief U.S.
threat to impose tariffs, has steadied as the country's high
interest rates attracted foreign buyers of bonds using borrowed
money, analysts and economists said....
Why Kirchner’s Comeback Goes Through Argentine Court Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, who returned to the public eye after winning a seat to the Senate in 2017, says she is running for vice-president in October elections. She’s also standing trial for alleged corruption charge...
6 detained for attack on Argentine lawmaker Six people have been detained for a “mafia-style” attack in Argentina that seriously wounded a lawmaker and left a provincial official dead, authorities said Friday...
Argentine activists try again with new bill to legalize abortion The Argentine lower house presented a bill on Tuesday to legalize abortion less than a year after the Senate rejected similar legislation, backed by a persistent groundswell of support from the abortion rights movement....
Argentine graphic novel draws 'Dirty War' for new generation An Argentine creative duo is looking to keep alive memories of the horrors faced by people during the country's so-called "Dirty War," turning to comic-book form to reach a generation who grew up after the end of the military dictatorship in 1983....
Argentine Vote Slams U.S. Bond Funds Yield-seeking investors everywhere are getting singed this week by the meltdown in Argentina’s markets following the victory of a populist candidate in the South American nation’s presidential primary election....
Argentine women's football turns professional – but only just Professional female footballers continue to face the challenges of low salaries, lack of facilities and 'machista' culture, as the slow march towards equality within the sport continues....
U.S. Stocks Rebound After Selloff U.S. stocks bounced higher, a day after investors pulled money out of riskier companies such as tech firms in favor of safe-haven assets such as U.S. government bonds....
Rebound ends ahead of G-20 U.S. stocks halted this month’s rebound as investors turned their focus to key trade talks with China and weighed the chances that central banks around the world will take steps to shore up economic g......
Brazil's Via Varejo not affected by Casino's Latam rethink -CEO A review of strategic options
in Latin America announced by France's Casino should
not affect Brazilian subsidiary GPA's plan to sell
its stake in retailer Via Varejo, Chief Executive
Peter Estermann said on Thursday....
Argentine president promises investigation following massive blackout Argentine President Mauricio Macri called the massive blackout that left tens of millions in South America without power on Sunday "unprecedented", and promised a thorough investigation....
Argentine court denies challenge to law against mining on glaciers Argentina's Supreme Court on Tuesday shot down a challenge to an environmental law banning mining in glacial areas that had been brought by Canadian miner Barrick Gold....
Argentine presidential candidate enters hospital for tests The Argentine politician chosen by former President Cristina Fernández to be their party's presidential candidate has checked himself into a hospital to undergo tests for a persistent cough....
Will she, won't she? Argentine ex-president teases election run with book launch A book launch in Buenos Aires became Argentina's hot ticket of the week, drawing raucous crowds on Thursday night to hear ex-President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and fanning speculation about her plans to run in national elections later this year...
Argentine ex-official sentenced in money scandal at convent A court in Argentina sentenced a former government official to 6 years in prison for illicit enrichment after he tried to hide millions of dollars in cash at a convent...
Argentine Boxer Dies Days After Collapsing in Ring Video showed Hugo Alfredo Santillán needing help to stand and keep his head up after he fought his opponent to a draw. Santillán was the second boxer to die this week following ring injuries....
Argentine Hugo Santillan becomes second boxer this week to die after a bout Santillan's died of cardiac arrest after suffering brain swelling in the wake of a bout on Saturday in Buenos Aires, two days after Russian Maxim Dadashev died in Maryland....
Argentine legislator dies 3 days after attack by gunmen An official in Argentina's Senate says a legislator has died three days after being seriously wounded in a gun attack that killed a provincial official....
Citigroup: 'Be brave' amid volatility and buy Argentine stocks To analysts at the financial firm, Argentina’s next government will likely support the country’s US$56-billion loan from the International Monetary Fund....
Argentine boxer becomes second to die in last week from injuries suffered in ring An Argentine boxer has died from injuries suffered in the ring, becoming the second pugilist to die in recent days. Hugo Santillan, 23, died after being injured Saturday in Buenos Aires in a super-lightweight bout with Eduardo Abreu that ended in a d...
Oil's Rebound Above $60 Increases Focus on Technicals A recent rebound in U.S. crude-oil prices back above the closely watched psychological level of $60 is increasing focus on gauges of market momentum, the latest swing in a topsy-turvy 2019 for energy markets....
Consumers help German economy to rebound in Q1 BERLIN (AP) — Official figures show that the German economy returned to growth in the first quarter of 2019 on the back of solid consumer spending and a construction boom in Europe’s largest economy.
The Federal Statistical Office reported Wedn...
U.S. oil deals rebound from first-quarter low, but still muted The value of deals in the U.S. oil and
gas sector rebounded in the second quarter from historic lows in
the first, but the bounce-back was muted excluding Occidental
Petroleum Corp's $57 billion Anadarko Petroleum Corp
buy, according to data released...
Venture capital fuels Latam 'unicorns' expansion beyond borders Surging venture capital investment in Latin American startups has financed international expansion across the region and beyond, as business models that do not require large amounts of capital have helped many firms avoid silos common in the region....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stock markets, bonds rally in expectation of rate cuts Record low bond yields in
Europe and the expectation of further interest rate cuts by
central banks worldwide helped push global stock market indices
higher Wednesday as the benchmark U.S. S&P 500 hit another
Lights back on, Argentine leaders still in dark over massive power cut The lights were back on across virtually all of Argentina and neighbors Paraguay and Uruguay on Monday morning, according to Argentine energy officials, though the cause of Sunday's massive blackout remains a mystery....
Famed Argentine-American architect Cesar Pelli dies at 92 Famed Argentine-American architect Cesar Pelli, known for designing some of the world’s tallest and most iconic buildings, has died. He was 92.
Argentine military scrambles after bomb threat against presidential palace Argentina's military and federal police scrambled to deal with a bomb threat made against the presidential palace in Buenos Aires while President Mauricio Macri was there on Monday, just hours after a man was arrested trying to enter the building wit...
Trial for priests accused of abusing deaf Argentine students Ezequiel Villalonga signs frantically with his hands to express the power he feels after years of suffering now that the priests whom he and other former students at an Argentine institute for the deaf accuse of abuse are finally going to trial...
Flagship Argentine airline cancels Tuesday flights due to strike Argentina's government-controlled carrier Aerolineas Argentinas said on Sunday it canceled all flights scheduled for Tuesday due to a nationwide strike by labor unions opposed to the austerity program of President Mauricio Macri....
Argentine lawmaker fighting for his life after being ambushed by gunmen in parked car An Argentine lawmaker was seriously injured and a provincial official killed Thursday in one of the most brazen political attacks in the South American country since it returned to democracy in 1983....
Argentine Soccer Team Orchestrates On-Field Sit-In To Protest Red Cards In the second leg of their promotion playoff final against Alvarado, players from third-tier Argentine soccer club San Jorge de Tucumán decided to protest what they considered two unfair first-half red cards by sitting down in the middle of the field...
Pope says Argentine bishop now facing Vatican abuse trial VATICAN CITY (AP) — An Argentine bishop close to Pope Francis is on trial at the Vatican on accusations he sexually abused seminarians.
Francis revealed the development in an interview with Mexico’s Televisa Tuesday. He said he received the res...
UA baseball hopes to rebound from loss to New Mexico St. TUCSON – The Arizona Wildcats started five freshmen position players on Tuesday night, who combined to collect 12 of the Cats 19 hits in a 15-13 loss to the New Mexico State Aggies. The game ended after News 4 Tucson’s Tuesday night broa...
Former wheelchair basketball player who lived in car, now on the rebound TUCSON — Malat Wei once played wheelchair basketball for the University of Arizona.
Last year, he was set to go oversees to play but that opportunity fell through leaving him without a roof over his head and jobless.
He spent weeks living in hi...
Germany's struggling car industry won't see significant rebound - Ifo Germany's export-oriented car
industry will not see a significant recovery from its current
slowdown, the chief economist of Germany's Ifo institute said on
US business inventories rebound; sales fall U.S. business inventories rebounded in April as sales fell, but inventory accumulation is still expected to be a drag on economic growth in the second quarter....
Treasury Yields Rebound on Trade Hopes U.S. government-bond yields rebounded from a recent slide, boosted by bets that a potential trade agreement between Beijing and Washington could lift the outlook for the world economy....
Huawei's US ban may cost $30 billion, but it vows to rebound If you were wondering what the short-term cost of America's war with Huawei was, then your estimates can begin at the $30 billion mark. That's the figure Huawei chief Ren Zhengfei mentioned earlier today when discussing the hit his company ...
Stocks stage tentative rebound after ECB disappointment European stocks staged a tentative recovery on Friday as a rally in media stocks and solid earnings at several U.S. companies helped investors overcome the disappointment of the European Central Bank's failure to deliver immediate policy easing....
U.S. Government Bonds Fall as Stocks Rebound U.S. government-bond prices fell as stock prices rebounded and investors embraced the potential for progress in trade talks between the U.S. and China....
US job openings rebound in March, hiring little changed U.S. job openings rebounded sharply in March, while the pace of hiring was little changed, pointing to a growing worker shortage that could slow employment growth this year....
Fantasy baseball: Mike Foltynewicz’s rebound can’t be ignored Everyone loves a good redemption story. Think of all the movies you’ve seen where a character is saved from sin or error, making a triumphant return to grace. Every fantasy season, we are treated to a multitude of stories where a player, coming off a...
Once Threatened, Europe’s Night Trains Rebound With growing concern over the environmental impact of flying, sleeper train service, long considered old-fashioned and nostalgic, is picking up steam....
GRAPHIC-Amid clashes with Trump, Latam oil sales fall to U.S. at three-decade low The Trump
administration's clashes with Mexico could further squeeze U.S.
imports of critical heavy crude oil from Latin America, which
have fallen to their lowest in nearly three decades following
sanctions on Venezuela, U.S. government and Refiniti...
Japan's Takeda expects binding offers for Latam business by end of May -sources Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical
Co expects to receive binding offers for its Latin
American business by the end of May, three sources with
knowledge of the matter said....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Chinese trade data calms volatile global markets Stronger-than-expected Chinese
export data helped push global stock markets higher on Thursday
following a volatile week that had investors scrambling for
safety due to fears of a worldwide economic pullback....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Gold gains as trade concerns weigh on global markets Signs of further escalation of
the trade war between the United States and China and weak
economic data from the United Kingdom weighed on global markets
on Friday, capping a volatile week that has pushed gold to its
highest level in six years....
2 Argentine Pilots Survive Plane Crash In Costa Rica Capital Two Argentine pilots survived when their light aircraft crash landed Friday in a heavily populated area of the capital of Costa Rica, officials said....
Argentine opposition candidate Fernandez says Macri's new economic measures are too late Argentine opposition presidential candidate Alberto Fernandez said Argentina risks running out of foreign currency reserves due to its economic crisis, in an interview on Wednesday with El Destape Radio....
Trust in single power line played role in Argentine outage Overconfidence in the capacity of a single transmission line may have played a role in a massive power outage that left Argentina and parts of Uruguay and Paraguay in the dark three days ago, experts said Wednesday....
Venezuela lawmaker seeks refuge in Argentine embassy after colleague's arrest A Venezuelan opposition lawmaker sought refuge at the Argentine embassy in Caracas on Thursday, according to an Argentine foreign ministry source and a Reuters witness, after another top figure in the opposition-controlled legislature was arrested on...
Copa America: Argentine FA condemns referee for 'serious errors' in defeat by Brazil The Argentine FA complains to South American football's governing body over "serious and gross refereeing errors" in their Copa America semi-final defeat by Brazil....
Uruguay recaptures Argentine who escaped with Mafia boss Rocco Morabito Leonardo Abel Sinopoli Azcoaga was one of four prisoners to escape the city-center prison in Uruguay while the security cameras were switched off. The Argentine was detained as he tried to cross the border into Brazil....
Argentine political fixer emerges from shadows to mount surprise presidential bid After decades pulling political strings behind the scenes as a cabinet chief and strategist for Argentine presidents, Alberto Fernandez now aims to win the top job himself....
Argentine provincial vote points to election challenge for Macri - and Fernandez A regional vote in Argentina's Cordoba province, the country's second largest voting district, has underscored rising discontent with the political status quo in the recession-hit nation as it heads for presidential elections in October....
Argentine lawmaker Olivares dies from injuries after 'mafia-style' shooting Argentine lawmaker Hector Olivares died on Sunday after he was shot in what authorities called a "mafia-style" attack outside Congress in downtown Buenos Aires on Thursday, according to state-run news agency Telam....
César Pelli, Argentine architect behind the Petronas Towers, dies aged 92 César Pelli, the Argentine designer behind the iconic Petronas Twin Towers in Malaysia, has died aged 92, state media and officials said on Friday, marking the passing of one of the contemporary architectural greats....
Shooting of Argentine lawmaker, aide was 'mafia style': security minister An Argentine lawmaker from the northern province of La Rioja was wounded on Thursday and an aide was killed in a shooting about a block from the National Congress in downtown Buenos Aires, in what the security minister described as a "mafia-style" at...
Argentine filmmaker shines light on country's abortion battle at Cannes An Argentine documentary, set for its premiere at Cannes on Saturday, is taking on the highly-charged topic of abortion, an issue that has polarized the South American nation and sparked mass protests by people on both sides of the debate....
Real GDP Growth Projected At 7% For 2019-20 In Rebound From 5-Year Low GDP or gross domestic product growth is projected at 7 per cent in financial year 2019-20, according to the Economic Survey, tabled in Parliament by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday.......
Diamondbacks vs. Giants: Merrill Kelly will rebound vs. San Fran Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks a tightrope between Times Square buildings Sunday night. New Yorkers know Times Square is a lot safer 25 stories up than it is at street level. D’backs lost ground this week in the wild-card chase. Dropped their fifth str...
Hyundai's Neuville confident of WRC rebound after Chile crash Hyundai driver Thierry Neuville is confident of rebounding from his huge Rally Chile crash immediately to fight for a World Rally Championship victory at the next round in Portugal...
Global Stocks Rebound as Tariff Increase Comes Into Force Global stocks rallied in the wake of Washington’s decision to impose higher tariffs on China, and Beijing’s promise to retaliate, as investors pinned hopes on the continuing dialogue between the two nations....
Bruins vs. Hurricanes: Expect Carolina to rebound on home ice The Carolina Hurricanes hope the friendly confines of PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals will reboot the storm surge and help get themselves back into the series against the Boston Bruins. Boston leads it 2-0, out...
JP Morgan's trading guru says stock rebound to continue For investors still haunted by last week's monster sell-off, the market's comeback is set to last, according to J.P. Morgan's quant guru....
CANADA STOCKS-TSX set to open higher as oil prices rebound Stock futures pointed to a higher opening
for Canada's main stock index on Wednesday, as oil prices
rebounded after a steep fall in the previous session....
Mexico ETFs rebound after U.S. tariff threat diffused Mexico-focused exchange-traded
funds (ETF) jumped as much as 3 percent on Monday after the
country struck a deal with the United States on Friday to avert
a tariff war....
Oil prices rebound from one-month low after Trump's tariff threat Oil futures edged higher in volatile trade on Monday as rising tensions between the United States and Iran buoyed prices, which earlier touched a one-month low after U.S. President Donald Trump said he may raise tariffs on Chinese goods....
Rays vs. Diamondbacks: Blake Snell primed for a rebound Angry about the Ky. Derby? Democrats aren’t. Have to be heartened that a horse named Maximum Security was impeached. No truth to the rumor that Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer were acting stewards Saturday but President Trump tweeted, “Only in these d...
Wall St. Poised for Rebound as Turbulent Week Comes to a Close Stock futures were up, suggesting that a rocky week could end on an upbeat note despite persistent worries about the American economy and the trade war between Washington and Beijing....
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Alphabet shares jump 9% on ad rebound, cloud promise Shares of Alphabet Inc rose nearly 9% in premarket trading on Friday, after the company handily beat Wall Street targets on higher ad sales and touted growth at its cloud unit, a high-margin business it is leaning more on to drive growth....
Lewis backs 'F1 great' Vettel to rebound from slump Lewis Hamilton is sure Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel will recover from his recent run of mistakes and rediscover the form which made him a four-time world champion....
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Brazil fintech Nubank opens Mexico office as it seeks Latam expansion Brazilian fintech firm Nubank will open an office in Mexico on Tuesday, an initial step in a potential expansion into other Latin American countries, a company executive said....
Exclusive: Advent readies new $2.2 billion Latam private equity fund - sources U.S. private equity firm Advent International Corp is preparing to launch a $2.2 billion fund to invest in Latin American companies, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
LATAM Airlines posts loss pressured by strong dollar, Argentina's recession Chile's LATAM
Airlines, the largest airline in the region, posted on
Thursday a $60 million loss in the first quarter, compared with
a $92 million profit in the same period last year, due to a
strong U.S. dollar and weak demand from Argentina....
UPDATE 1-Chile Supreme Court rejects LATAM deal with American, BA and Iberia Chile's Supreme Court on
Thursday struck down a proposed joint business agreement between
LATAM Airlines, the region's largest carrier, and
American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia Airlines....