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Lionel Laurent

"Buy Europe" trade faces test as debt fears simmer

Dec 16 2015

LONDON This year's most popular "no brainer" trade is turning into a bit of a head-scratcher.

"Buy Europe" trade faces test as debt fears simmer

Dec 16 2015

LONDON, Dec 16 This year's most popular "no brainer" trade is turning into a bit of a head-scratcher.

No easy way to trade in a more dangerous world

Dec 04 2015

LONDON The list of geopolitical risks worrying fund managers is growing; potential investment responses are proving slow to evolve.

QE-fueled share buybacks may lose luster

Nov 20 2015

LONDON Ramped-up monetary stimulus from the European Central Bank is likely to fuel investor unease over companies funneling cash into share buybacks - which have hit a four-year high - rather than investment, asset managers warned.

REUTERS SUMMIT-QE-fuelled share buybacks may lose lustre

Nov 20 2015

LONDON, Nov 20 Ramped-up monetary stimulus from the European Central Bank is likely to fuel investor unease over companies funnelling cash into share buybacks - which have hit a four-year high - rather than investment, asset managers warned.

Defense stocks extend gains as Syria strikes intensify

Nov 17 2015

LONDON Last week's Paris attacks kept rippling through financial markets on Tuesday, with investors buying up aerospace and defense stocks as fresh air strikes hit Islamic State bases in northern Syria.

Defence stocks extend gains as Syria strikes intensify

Nov 17 2015

LONDON, Nov 17 Last week's Paris attacks kept rippling through financial markets on Tuesday, with investors buying up aerospace and defence stocks as fresh air strikes hit Islamic State bases in northern Syria.

Paris attacks seen causing short-term global markets drop

Nov 15 2015

SYDNEY/TOKYO/PARIS/NEW YORK Stocks in major markets are set for a short-term sell-off on Monday after suspected Islamist militants launched coordinated attacks across Paris that killed more than 130 people, but few strategists expect a prolonged economic impact or change in prevailing market directions.

Paris attacks seen causing short-term global markets drop

Nov 15 2015

SYDNEY/TOKYO/PARIS/NEW YORK Stocks in major markets are set for a short-term sell-off on Monday after suspected Islamist militants launched coordinated attacks across Paris that killed more than 130 people, but few strategists expect a prolonged economic impact or change in prevailing market directions.

Paris attacks seen causing short-term global markets drop

Nov 15 2015

SYDNEY/TOKYO/PARIS/NEW YORK Stocks in major markets are set for a short-term sell-off on Monday after suspected Islamist militants launched coordinated attacks across Paris that killed more than 130 people, but few strategists expect a prolonged economic impact or change in prevailing market directions.

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