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Stocks and bond yields fall as US data clouds Fed rate outlook

Stocks and bond yields fall as US data clouds Fed rate outlook

Wall Street extends losses as recession worries mount Crude oil at lowest since January Bank of Canada signals slowing pace of rate hikes China eases COVID rules but imports and exports slump http://tmsnrt.rs/2yaDPgn NEW YORK/MILAN, Dec 7 (Reuters) – Global stocks fell further and Treasury yields fell on Wednesday as U.S. worker productivity data beat …

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Analysis: Vietnam shifts gears on arms trade as it loosens ties with Russia

Analysis: Vietnam shifts gears on arms trade as it loosens ties with Russia

Vietnam to hold first large-scale arms fair this week The country’s nascent military industry plans to export for the first time He seeks faster diversification of Russian military supplies HANOI, Dec 7 (Reuters) – Vietnam is considering a major defense shift as it seeks to reduce its dependence on Russian weapons and launch a drive …

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Analysis: Investors look to emerging markets as planets align for end of dollar bull market

Analysis: Investors look to emerging markets as planets align for end of dollar bull market

NEW YORK, Dec 6 (Reuters) – As the U.S. dollar tumbles from multi-decade highs, some investors are betting emerging market currencies will be the big winners from a sustained reversal in the greenback. The MSCI International Emerging Market Currency Index (.MIEM00000CUS) is up nearly 5% from its lows and posted its best monthly gain in …

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Asian equities bet on a possible opening of China;  oil gain

Asian equities bet on a possible opening of China; oil gain

https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Chinese stocks climb, dollar slides More Chinese cities ease coronavirus controls Russian oil cap goes into effect, impact uncertain SYDNEY, Dec 5 (Reuters) – Asian stocks extended their rally on Monday as investors hoped moves to lift pandemic restrictions in China would eventually improve the outlook for global growth and demand for commodities, pushing …

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GLOBAL ECONOMY Global industrial activity declined in November, but price pressures are easing

GLOBAL ECONOMY Global industrial activity declined in November, but price pressures are easing

European PMI data suggests the downturn may not be as severe China Private Survey Shows PMI Contraction Continues Factory activity contracts in Japan and South Korea Polls point to darkening outlook for Asia next year LONDON/TOKYO, Dec 1 (Reuters) – Factory output fell sharply last month due to slowing global demand and the impact of …

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Asian stocks and oil prices rise as Chinese speculation swirls

Asian stocks and oil prices rise as Chinese speculation swirls

https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 China real estate stocks rally in political support Euro targets 5-month high, dollar nearly 3-month low against yen Oil prices bounce off China hopes, talk of production cuts SYDNEY, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Asian stocks rallied on Tuesday as Beijing’s latest move to prop up developers boosted the property sector and rumors swirled that …

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Global oil market signals near-term weakness ahead of EU embargo on Russian oil

Global oil market signals near-term weakness ahead of EU embargo on Russian oil

NEW YORK, Nov 28 (Reuters) – The global oil market is signaling a potential shift as traders and analysts worry about falling demand for crude and a surplus market in the coming months. After months of strength, crude futures are flirting with all-year lows as major oil consumer China enters additional COVID-19-related lockdowns while central …

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Stocks turn ahead of Fed minutes as oil falls on price cap plan

Stocks turn ahead of Fed minutes as oil falls on price cap plan

Fed Minutes for November at 7:00 p.m. GMT American Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday Stocks post weak gains globally Eurozone economic data point to recession China hit by rising COVID-19 infections LONDON, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Global stocks rebounded on Wednesday ahead of minutes of a Federal Reserve meeting that could shed light on whether the …

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Asian stocks, oil prices skid on China COVID outbreaks

Asian stocks, oil prices skid on China COVID outbreaks

https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Chinese stocks skid as Beijing coronavirus cases rise Dollar and bonds firm ahead of Fed minutes Oil prices fall again after losing 10% last week SYDNEY, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Asian stock markets and oil prices fell on Monday as investors worried about the economic fallout from new COVID-19 restrictions in China, with resulting …

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Asian stocks mixed on Fed warning, China hopes

Cautious stocks, US yield curve deep in recession territory

https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Markets choppy after Fed rate warnings Most inverted U.S. yield curve since 1981 The dollar is selling again, but off the lows of the week SYDNEY, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Asian stocks were in a cautious mood on Friday after U.S. Federal Reserve officials fired more warning shots on interest rates amid rising coronavirus …

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