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Julien Ponthus

Analysis: Europe's earnings optimism dwindles with resurgent virus

Oct 16 2020

MILAN/LONDON A sudden tightening of social restrictions to tackle the resurgent coronavirus pandemic across Europe threatens to spoil any stock market boost third quarter earnings might bring.

GLOBAL MARKETS -Pfizer vaccine hopes aid world stocks; U.S. dollar, gold on the defensive

Oct 16 2020

NEW YORK/LONDON, Oct 16 Global shares rose on Friday while the dollar was on the defensive, after drugmaker Pfizer Inc said it may apply for a U.S. emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in November, assuaging market fears that a resurgent pandemic may scuttle a fragile economic recovery.

Pfizer vaccine hopes help soothe shaky markets

Oct 16 2020

LONDON Hopes that Pfizer could apply for a U.S. emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in November helped soothe financial markets shaken by fears that that the resurgent coronavirus pandemic may undermine a fragile economic recovery.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Markets on edge as pandemic resurgence meets U.S. stimulus hopes

Oct 16 2020

LONDON, Oct 16 Financial markets remained shaky on Friday as hopes for a new round of U.S. fiscal stimulus met fears that social restrictions to tackle the coronavirus pandemic would undermine economic recovery.

FOREX-Dollar steadies as angst over Trump's stimulus stance fades

Oct 07 2020

LONDON, Oct 7 The dollar steadied on Wednesday, down against most currencies, after an initial jump triggered by U.S. President Donald Trump's cancelling stimulus talks with Democrat lawmakers, increasing demand for safe-haven assets.

FOREX-Dollar steadies as angst over Trump's stimulus stance fades

Oct 07 2020

LONDON, Oct 7 The dollar steadied on Wednesday, ticking down against most currencies after an initial jump triggered by U.S. President Donald Trump cancelling stimulus talks with Democrat lawmakers, a move which increased demand for safe-haven assets.

FOREX-Dollar ticks up after indecisive Trump/Biden debate

Sep 30 2020

LONDON, Sept 30 The dollar ticked up in Europe on Wednesday, recovering some losses after a two-day fall, as traders weighed the implications of a bad-tempered first debate between President Donald Trump and his challenger, Joe Biden.

FOREX-Dollar ticks up after Trump/Biden debate

Sep 30 2020

LONDON, Sept 30 The dollar ticked up in Europe on Wednesday, recovering some losses after a two-day fall, as traders assessed a debate between President Donald Trump and his challenger, Joe Biden.

FOREX-Dollar clings to two-month highs amid COVID-19 angst

Sep 23 2020

LONDON, Sept 23 The dollar clung to two-month highs on Wednesday as positive U.S. economic data and concerns about a second wave of coronavirus infections in Europe met weak economic indicators.

FOREX-Euro falls to two-months low as COVID-19 angst boosts dollar

Sep 23 2020

TOKYO, Sept 23 The euro fell to a two-month low on Wednesday as positive U.S. economic data and concern about a second wave of coronavirus infections met tepid European indicators and pushed the U.S. dollar higher.

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