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Investors left hanging as stimulus talks drag on

Oct 23 2020

NEW YORK Global stocks treaded water and the dollar fell on Friday as investors were left hanging, waiting to see if a long-awaited agreement on a fresh U.S. coronavirus relief package will finally be reached.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Investors left hanging as stimulus talks drag on

Oct 23 2020

NEW YORK, Oct 23 Global stocks treaded water and the dollar fell on Friday as investors were left hanging, waiting to see if a long-awaited agreement on a fresh U.S. coronavirus relief package will finally be agreed.

Global stocks rally, Treasury yields hit highs on stimulus hopes

Oct 23 2020

NEW YORK Global stocks rallied and benchmark U.S. Treasury yields hit 4-month highs on Friday, buoyed by optimism that a deal can be reached on a fresh U.S. coronavirus relief package.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stimulus hopes alive but sentiment sapped by COVID surge

Oct 22 2020

NEW YORK/LONDON, Oct 22 Shares on Thursday slipped globally to a two-week low and oil steadied after another heavy fall, as the global surge in COVID-19 cases and fractious U.S. stimulus talks kept financial markets cautious.

Goldman Sachs U.S. settlement over Malaysia 1MDB scandal to lift dark cloud

Oct 22 2020

WASHINGTON Goldman Sachs Group Inc this week will agree to pay more than $2 billion to settle U.S. charges over its role in Malaysia's 1MDB corruption scandal, lifting a dark cloud that has hung over the bank for years.

Markets mixed with all eyes on U.S. stimulus talks

Oct 21 2020

NEW YORK Global stocks sought direction on Wednesday, while gold hit a one-week high and the dollar fell to a six-week low as investors waited to see whether an agreement could be reached on a fresh U.S. coronavirus relief package.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Markets mixed with all eyes on stimulus talks

Oct 21 2020

NEW YORK, Oct 21 Global stocks sought direction on Wednesday, while gold hit a one-week high and the dollar fell to a six-week low as investors waited to see whether an agreement could be reached on a fresh U.S. coronavirus relief package.

Global markets mixed with all eyes on stimulus talks

Oct 21 2020

NEW YORK Global stocks sought direction on Wednesday, while gold hit a one-week high and the dollar fell to a six-week low as investors waited to see whether an agreement could be reached on a fresh U.S. coronavirus relief package.

U.S. stocks rise, dollar falls, as stimulus hopes revive

Oct 20 2020

NEW YORK U.S. equities rallied on Tuesday, fed by investor optimism that a deal would be reached in Washington to provide new relief measures and help the U.S. economy withstand the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

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