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GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares flat as investors digest economic data, dollar dips for third day

Jul 12 2019

LONDON, July 12 World shares came within a whisker of posting their first weekly loss since May on Friday and the dollar was down for a third day running, as even stronger than expected U.S. inflation failed to shake bets on Federal Reserve interest rate cuts.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares flat as investors parse economic data, dollar dips for third day

Jul 12 2019

LONDON, July 12 World shares came within a whisker of posting their first weekly loss since May on Friday and the dollar was down for a third day running, as even a stronger-than-expected U.S. inflation print failed to shake bets on Federal Reserve interest rate cuts.

'The Incredible Disappearing Bond Yields'

Jul 08 2019

LONDON The past week has seen world bond markets reach new milestones, completing a collapse in borrowing costs for governments across the globe over the last 6 months.

Graphic: Italy investors swap 'Quitaly' fears for deflation angst

Jul 05 2019

LONDON Fears that Italy will leave the euro zone and trigger a lira-fueled inflation spike have disappeared altogether from market pricing, replaced instead by less dramatic worries over low inflation and growth in the euro zone's third largest economy.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Relief rally fades as growth fears loom

Jul 02 2019

LONDON, July 2 World stocks eked out meagre gains on Tuesday amid worries the global economy was faltering after data showed manufacturing activity slowed last month, weakening appetite for risk.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks lose steam as threats to growth end relief rally

Jul 02 2019

LONDON, July 2 Stocks eked out meagre gains on Tuesday amid worries the global economy was faltering after data showed manufacturing activity slowed last month, weakening appetite for risk.

Going fast and going low: Emerging central banks keep cutting rates in June

Jul 02 2019

LONDON Emerging market central banks accelerated interest rate cuts in June, with policymakers rushing to trim benchmarks as major central banks including the U.S. Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank adopted a more dovish tone.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Markets brace for crucial G20 signals

Jun 28 2019

LONDON, June 28 Stocks eked out meagre gains on Friday before a meeting on trade between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, capping gains on the best first half for global equities since 1997.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade uncertainty stops world stocks in tracks

Jun 28 2019

LONDON, June 28 World shares were steady on Friday as uncertainty ahead of a meeting on trade between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping deterred traders from making bold directional bets.

RPT-ANALYSIS-Sizing up QE2: How a new round of ECB bond buys might pan out

Jun 28 2019

LONDON, June 27 After this month's bombshell from Mario Draghi on further monetary easing, some investors are betting on a return to bond purchases by the ECB, with debate focused on what it should buy to make the most impact.

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