European stocks struggle ahead of US jobs data.

LONDON, July 8 (Reuters) – European stocks opened slightly lower on Friday and struggled for gains after the shooting of Japan’s former prime minister sent Asian stocks sliding as investors awaited key jobs data. in the United States later in the session. Investor sentiment had been positive earlier in the session, which analysts said was … Read more

China’s Xi: No reason to change Hong Kong’s ‘one country, two systems’ formula

HONG KONG, July 1 (Reuters) – There is no reason to change Hong Kong’s “one country, two systems” governing formula, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on a rare visit to the world financial center after being sworn in. to the new city leader, John Lee, on Friday. Britain returned Hong Kong to Chinese rule on … Read more

Asian Stocks Lose Gains Made in Shorter China Quarantine as Recession Fears Persist

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, looks at an electronic board showing Japan’s Nikkei index outside a brokerage house in Tokyo, Japan, on March 7, 2019. 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record TOKYO, June 29 (Reuters) – Asian stock markets fell on … Read more

Stocks moderate their inflation expectations due to the blow to copper

S&P futures up 0.9%, European stocks gain 1.5% MSCI Global Shares Target 2.5% Weekly Gain Copper falls more than 7% in the week, oil falls 2% German 10-year bond yield falls 4 bps LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) – Global stocks were headed for their first weekly gain in a month and Wall Street was set … Read more

Stocks see steepest drop since 2020 as central bankers rattle markets

BOJ is an outlier as major central banks hike rates Investors’ recession fears grow US Stocks Prepare to Rebound; S&P 500 seen up 0.9% LONDON, June 17 (Reuters) – Global stocks were headed for their worst week since the pandemic collapse of markets in March 2020, as major central banks stepped up tightening policies in … Read more

Asian stocks slide as Fed hike fears push Wall Street into bear market

HONG KONG, June 14 (Reuters) – Asian stocks fell sharply and the safe-haven dollar hovered near a two-decade high on Tuesday after Wall Street hit a confirmed bear market milestone on fears that aggressive gains in US interest rates will boost the world’s largest economy. in recession MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific stocks outside of … Read more

Asia Stocks Rise on US Futures, Oil Rises

A man walks past a screen displaying a chart showing the recent average movements of Nikkei shares outside a brokerage house in Tokyo, Japan December 30, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record Asian Stock Exchanges: Nikkei up 0.3%, S&P 500 futures up 0.4% Euro falls from 7-year … Read more

Global Stock Markets Fall, US Yields Rise After Strong Jobs Data

Wall Street stocks close lower Benchmark 10-year yields hit two-week highs US May jobs report beats expectations US dollar index extends gains Oil prices head higher NEW YORK, June 3 (Reuters) – Global stock markets fell as U.S. Treasury yields hit a two-week high on Friday after data showed the U.S. economy added more jobs … Read more

‘Hard to believe it’s really happening’: Shanghai to lift COVID lockdown

Shanghai removes confinement fences and police tape The lockdown will end at midnight after two months Many wary of contracting COVID, risks of another lockdown SHANGHAI, May 31 (Reuters) – Shanghai authorities on Tuesday began dismantling fences around housing complexes and ripping police tape from squares and public buildings ahead of lifting a two-month lockdown … Read more

Stocks Fall on Growth Concerns, Bond Yields Fall

Stocks fall on bearish earnings, economic data China talks stimulus, but the economic damage is already done Euro Approaches 4-Week High as Lagarde Announces July Rate Hike NEW YORK/LONDON, May 24 (Reuters) – Stocks fell around the world on Tuesday as supply chain problems and rising costs hit corporate profits and slowed manufacturing output, while … Read more