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Tech shares buck trend as hawkish Fed weighs on global stock markets

Jun 17 2021

WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) -Wall Street was broadly under pressure on Thursday and European shares fell for the first time in two weeks on hawkish signals from the U.S. Federal Reserve, even as U.S. technology stocks notched gains. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Tech shares buck trend as Wall Street, bonds slide

Jun 17 2021

WASHINGTON/LONDON, June 17 Wall Street was broadly lower on Thursday and European shares fell for the first time in two weeks on hawkish signals from the U.S. Federal Reserve, even as U.S. technology stocks notched gains.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks, bonds hit by hawkish Fed as dollar gains

Jun 17 2021

LONDON/WASHINGTON, June 17 World equity markets were heading for their biggest fall in weeks on Thursday and U.S. stocks advanced in choppy trading after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled it might raise interest rates at a much faster pace than assumed.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Hawkish Fed fuels dollar, leaves stocks and bonds bruised

Jun 17 2021

LONDON, June 17 World equities were heading for their biggest fall in weeks on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve startled investors by signalling it might raise interest rates at a much faster pace than assumed, sending bond yields and the dollar sharply higher.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Hawkish Fed fuels dollar, leaves stocks and bonds bruised

Jun 17 2021

LONDON, June 17 World equities were heading for their biggest fall in weeks on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve startled investors by signalling it might raise interest rates at a much faster pace than assumed, sending bond yields and the dollar sharply higher.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Hawkish Fed fuels dollar, leaves stocks and bonds bruised

Jun 17 2021

LONDON/SYDNEY, June 17 World equities were heading for their biggest fall in weeks on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve startled investors by signalling it might raise interest rates at a much faster pace than assumed, sending bond yields and the dollar sharply higher.

Digital euro might suck away 8% of banks' deposits - Morgan Stanley

Jun 15 2021

LONDON A digital euro could suck away 8% of euro zone banks' customer deposits, analysts at Morgan Stanley have estimated, although the share may be far higher in some of the smaller countries in the 19-nation bloc.

COVID debt restructuring push not advanced enough, IMF chief cautions

Jun 15 2021

LONDON Efforts to restructure unsustainable debt burdens in some of world's poorest countries has not made enough progress, the head of the International Monetary Fund Kristalina Georgieva said on Tuesday.

Top G7 development banks pledge $80 billion for African firms

Jun 14 2021

LONDON Top development banks from the world's richest countries made a landmark joint pledge on Monday to pump $80 billion into African companies and projects over the next five years.

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