Asian stocks down for third session as trade, EM worries persist

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 - 08:18 GMT

Most European shares are expected to fall with futures in Germany's DAX .GDAXI FDXc1 and France's CAC .FCHI FCEc1 falling about 0.2 percent.

Asia shares subdued, dollar befuddled by trade doubts

Wed, 29 Aug 2018 - 08:42 GMT

Chinese blue chips .CSI300 dipped 0.4 percent as the country's state planner warned of increasing risks to the economy in the second half of the year.

Asian markets cautiously optimistic on U.S.-Mexico trade deal

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 - 08:35 GMT

The improved trade outlook was also boosted by news that Washington was pressing the European Union to accelerate tariff talks.

Asian shares edge higher, but weak growth outlook weighs

Thu, 26 Jul 2018 - 09:28 GMT

European markets looked set to open higher after U.S. President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker had agreed to work to lower industrial tariffs on both sides.

Asia stocks track Wall Street rise, U.S.-EU meet keeps trade in focus

Wed, 25 Jul 2018 - 08:52 GMT

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS gained 0.2 percent.

Stock markets roiled as U.S. ups ante in trade conflict

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 08:22 GMT

Washington proposed the extra tariffs after efforts to negotiate a solution to the dispute failed to reach an agreement, senior administration officials said on Tuesday.

Asian shares slip on trade war anxiety, yuan steadies

Wed, 04 Jul 2018 - 08:29 GMT

European shares are expected to follow suit, with spread-betters expecting a fall of 0.2 percent in Germany’s DAX and 0.1 percent in Britain’s FTSE and France’s CAC.

Asian shares drop to nine-month low on mounting trade war fears

Thu, 28 Jun 2018 - 07:27 GMT

MSCI ACWI, the benchmark compiler’s broadest gauge of world stocks covering 47 markets, fell 0.17 percent to its lowest level since early April.

Global shares edge up, China pulls Asia down, oil subdued pre: OPEC

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 - 07:48 GMT

Japan's Nikkei .N225 added 0.6 percent while futures for the S&P 500 ESc1 rose 0.3 percent as investors waited for new developments on global trade.

Asia stocks climb as techs lift Wall Street, Italy still a worry

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 09:02 GMT

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS rose 0.7 percent. Japan's Nikkei .N225 rose 0.4 percent.

Asian shares rise as upbeat U.S. jobs data offsets trade worries

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 - 08:51 GMT

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 1.0 percent to a high last seen on May 17, while Japan’s Nikkei rose 1.3 percent.

Asian shares edge down as U.S. yields climb, North Korea suspends talks

Wed, 16 May 2018 - 07:52 GMT

European shares looked set to open flat to marginally higher on Wednesday and U.S. S&P futures ESc1 were little changed.

Asia stocks pull back after soft China data; oil higher

Tue, 15 May 2018 - 08:19 GMT

Crude oil prices held near 3-1/2-year highs on supply concerns, while the dollar edged higher, underpinned by a rise in U.S. bond yields.

Asia stocks supported by Wall St., but China drags

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 - 08:04 GMT

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slipped 0.15 percent, as weaker Chinese stocks weighed on the market.

Asian shares rattled by rising U.S. yields, cost worries

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 - 07:24 GMT

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS dropped 0.3 percent, hitting their weakest in almost three weeks.

Stocks on edge, oil soars on escalating Middle East tensions

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 - 07:57 GMT

European shares are expected to be flat to lower, with futures for Germany's Dax FDXc1 .GDAXI, France's Cac FCEc1 .FCHI and Britain's FTSE all trading slightly lower.

Asian stocks pare gains on U.S.-China trade tensions, Syria, but euro buoyant

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 - 08:39 GMT

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS was 0.2 percent higher.

Stocks jump as Xi calms jitters over U.S.-China trade row

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 - 07:57 GMT

In the stock market, U.S. S&P 500 E-mini futures ESc1 rose 1.2 percent ESc1, while China's Shanghai Composite Index .SSEC gained 0.5 percent.

Stocks climb despite rise in U.S. inflation; dollar on defensive

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 - 07:44 GMT

Asian stocks rose on Thursday after Wall Street brushed aside strong U.S. inflation data and surged.

Global shares fragile, U.S. yields creep up after U.S. budget deal

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 - 08:23 GMT

Global share markets remained shaky on Thursday as U.S. bond yields crept up towards four-year highs.