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Underperforming Euro auto shares reflect fear of new front in U.S. trade wars

7:41am GMT

MILAN/LONDON Euphoric stock markets celebrated the China-U.S. trade truce by marking record highs but European auto shares continue to suffer, reflecting the stress the industry is under and fears U.S. President Donald Trump will target Europe next.

RPT-Underperforming Euro auto shares reflect fear of new front in US trade wars

7:00am GMT

MILAN/LONDON, Jan 23 Euphoric stock markets celebrated the China-U.S. trade truce by marking record highs but European auto shares continue to suffer, reflecting the stress the industry is under and fears U.S. President Donald Trump will target Europe next.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares hover near record high as year draws to close

23 Dec 2019

MILAN, Dec 23 World stocks hovered near record highs and currency markets were little changed on Monday as trading dwindled before the Christmas holiday and investors looked with confidence towards the new year.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares stall near record high as year draws to close

23 Dec 2019

MILAN/SYDNEY, Dec 23 World stocks stalled near record highs and currency markets were little changed on Monday as trading dwindled before the Christmas holiday and investors took profit on gains made this month.

Not much potential to unleash in London's FTSE - Reuters poll

27 Nov 2019

LONDON/MILAN Limited growth is in store for London's blue-chip stocks index as Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who promises to "unleash Britain's potential" and "get Brexit done", is leading in polls for the election on Dec. 12, investors said.

Trade and Brexit deals could push European stocks to record highs - Reuters poll

27 Nov 2019

MILAN/LONDON Easy monetary policy is expected to keep a floor under European shares in 2020, with a possible trade deal between Washington and Beijing and an orderly Brexit capable of pushing the region's main stock benchmark to a record high.

Fears of radical policies hurt Spanish stocks, analysts sanguine

14 Nov 2019

MILAN Spanish stocks have been hit hard by worries that a possible coalition government of the Socialist and far-left Podemos parties could overspend and tax banks, although analysts say their lack of a majority should curb any policy radicalism.

Receding Brexit risks start to wash out billions of pounds of bearish bets against UK plc

23 Oct 2019

London Even though Brexit is set for another delay beyond this month, investors still appear confident enough to start unwinding tens of billions of pounds worth of bearish bets against the pound and domestically-focused UK stocks.

Receding Brexit risks start to wash out billions of pounds of bearish bets against UK plc

23 Oct 2019

London Even though Brexit is set for another delay beyond this month, investors still appear confident enough to start unwinding tens of billions of pounds worth of bearish bets against the pound and domestically-focused UK stocks.

ANALYSIS-Receding Brexit risks start to wash out billions of pounds of bearish bets against UK plc

23 Oct 2019

LONDON, Oct 22 Even though Brexit is set for another delay beyond this month, investors still appear confident enough to start unwinding tens of billions of pounds worth of bearish bets against the pound and domestically-focused UK stocks.

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