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Andrew Galbraith

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares weaker as growth, virus worries temper tech boost

31 Jul 2020

* Europe equities seen opening lower; Wall Street futures positive

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks falter as global growth fears temper tech boost

31 Jul 2020

July 31 Asian shares wobbled in a choppy session on Friday as abysmal economic data from the United States and rising global COVID-19 cases weighed on sentiment, despite strong U.S. tech earnings and signs of manufacturing recovery in China and Japan.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares waver as investors weigh stimulus hopes against Sino-U.S. tensions

23 Jul 2020

* Global stimulus seen providing structural support for risk assets - Saxo

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares drop as China consulate closure fans Sino-U.S. tensions

23 Jul 2020

* Global stimulus seen providing structural support for risk assets - Saxo

UPDATE 1-Chinese yields hover near six-month highs, analysts see c.bank policy shift

14 Jul 2020

* Chinese government 10-year bond yields highest since January

China to revamp benchmark equity index, STAR as pursues growth

19 Jun 2020

SHANGHAI China will revamp its benchmark equity index by introducing more high-tech strength and removing loss-making companies, as it turns to its capital markets to bolster its economy against the impact of the coronavirus outbreak.

China pledges continued economic support but warns of liquidity hangover

18 Jun 2020

SHANGHAI China will maintain ample financial system liquidity in the second half of the year as the economy recovers from the coronavirus but will need to consider withdrawing that support at some point, its central bank governor warned on Thursday.

China finalizes new IPO rules for Shenzhen's ChiNext startup board

13 Jun 2020

SHANGHAI China has finalised new rules for companies looking to list on Shenzhen's ChiNext board, streamlining the listing process and allowing IPO pricing to be fully determined by the market.

UPDATE 2-Fitch wins approval for China domestic bond ratings

14 May 2020

SHANGHAI, May 14 Fitch on Thursday became the second global ratings agency to receive approval to rate China's domestic bond market, in what the country's central bank said was part of its implementation of the Phase 1 trade deal with the United States.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares rise as US, China trade negotiators talk, but bleak job data awaited

08 May 2020

* U.S., China trade negotiators agree to cooperate on trade deal

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