London Hopes of progress in Sino-U.S. trade talks and expectations of policy stimulus from central banks lifted world stocks to 2-1/2 month highs on Monday, though European gains were dampened by concerns over the car sector's outlook.
* Investors wager on progress at Sino-U.S. talks in
LONDON, Feb 12 Uzbekistan plans to follow up an
upcoming $1 billion international bond market debut with regular
debt sales while the country's banks are also expected to seek
funds overseas, fund managers said on Tuesday.
LONDON Investors made a U-turn on emerging markets, naming them the most crowded trade, in Bank of America Merrill Lynch's survey for the first time in its history.
LONDON, Feb 4 World stocks clung to near
two-month highs on Monday, with the dollar strengthening and oil
prices racing to a 2019 peak, though some European bourses
struggled as momentum provided by U.S. employment and
manufacturing data started to fade.
* Gold moves away from more than 9-month peak scaled last
LONDON There are signs that the tightening cycle among emerging market central banks could be coming to an end and may be about to reverse as the dollar rally and rise in global borrowing costs has run out of steam.
LONDON JPMorgan retained dollar-denominated debt issued by Venezuela's state-run oil company PDVSA in a key emerging market bond index in a monthly rebalancing.
LONDON, Jan 30 Sales of international bonds from
emerging markets and junk-rated companies in January, usually
one of the busiest months, are down by 30-43 percent from a year
ago amid worries about high indebtedness.
LONDON Major banks have stopped trading the bonds of Venezuela's state- owned oil firm PDVSA for clients after the United States imposed sweeping sanctions on the firm, according to fund managers.