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Andrew Galbraith

GLOBAL MARKETS-Sterling tumbles on Brexit turmoil; dollar, oil jump

12 Nov 2018

SHANGHAI, Nov 12 Sterling fell on Monday, helping to boost the dollar to a 16-month high, amid mounting doubts over whether Prime Minister Theresa May can come up with a Brexit deal that would win the backing of the European Union and her own party.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks lower amid growth worries; oil rebounds

12 Nov 2018

SHANGHAI, Nov 12 Asian shares drifted lower on Monday as signs of softening demand in China rekindled anxiety about the outlook for world growth, but Saudi Arabia's plans to cut production helped to halt a slide in oil prices.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks pressured on global growth worries, oil woes

12 Nov 2018

SHANGHAI, Nov 12 Asian shares fell on Monday, extending weakness in global equity markets at the end of last week as soft Chinese economic data and falling oil prices rekindled anxiety about the outlook for world growth.

UPDATE 1-China stocks surge on hopes of U.S. trade deal, HK rises most in 7 years

02 Nov 2018

* Domestic investors cheer Xi support pledge for private firms

China shares surge as Trump reportedly seeking China trade deal

02 Nov 2018

* Domestic investors cheer Xi support pledge for private firms

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares rally, dollar eases as Trump report fans US-China trade deal hopes

02 Nov 2018

* MSCI Asia ex-Japan up 2.5 pct, U.S. stock futures up 0.5 pct

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares jump, yuan firms as Trump report fuels hopes of US-China trade deal

02 Nov 2018

* MSCI Asia ex-Japan up 2.5 pct, U.S. stock futures up 0.5 pct

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares jump as investors see trade war progress

02 Nov 2018

SHANGHAI, Nov 2 Asian shares jumped on Friday after a phone call between the U.S. and Chinese presidents raised hopes of a thaw in trade tensions, but gains were checked by signs of slowing global growth and a warning from tech giant Apple Inc on holiday sales.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares rise as Trump, Xi lift hopes on resolving trade row

02 Nov 2018

SHANGHAI, Nov 2 Asian equity markets rose on Friday as China and the United States expressed optimism about resolving their bruising trade war, though a warning from tech giant Apple Inc on holiday sales amid emerging market weakness could weigh on technology shares.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks rise at end of grim Oct, on track for worst month since 2011

31 Oct 2018

TOKYO/SHANGHAI, Oct 31 Asian stocks clawed up from 20-month lows on Wednesday amid pledges by China to support its markets, but investor confidence was brittle after equity markets bled trillions of dollars in a grim October.

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