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Jump in coronavirus cases halts stock rally; dollar gains

13 Feb 2020

NEW YORK/LONDON The dollar rose and global equity markets slumped on Thursday after a new methodology that boosted the coronavirus death toll in China unnerved investors, curbing a rally that had lifted U.S. and European stocks to a series of record peaks.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Jump in coronavirus cases halts stock rally; dollar gains

13 Feb 2020

* 10-year Treasury yields drop below 1.6%; European yields dip

GLOBAL MARKETS-Jump in coronavirus cases halts stock rally; dollar gains

13 Feb 2020

* 10-year Treasury yields drop below 1.6%, European yields dip

Stocks gain as China says fewer new coronavirus cases

12 Feb 2020

NEW YORK Global equity markets scaled fresh highs on Wednesday after China reported the lowest number of new coronavirus cases in two weeks, boosting hopes the epidemic will be contained and driving up the price of commodities sensitive to Chinese demand. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain as China says fewer new coronavirus cases

12 Feb 2020

NEW YORK, Feb 12 Global equity markets scaled fresh highs on Wednesday after China reported the lowest number of new coronavirus cases in two weeks, boosting hopes the epidemic will be contained and driving up the price of commodities sensitive to Chinese demand.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain as data shows lower new coronavirus cases

12 Feb 2020

NEW YORK, Feb 12 Stock markets around the world scaled fresh records after China reported the lowest number of new coronavirus cases since late January, boosting investor hopes the epidemic will be contained and driving up the price of crude oil and other commodities.

Stocks surge to record highs on hopes virus is peaking, gold ebbs

11 Feb 2020

NEW YORK Major U.S. and European stock indexes surged to fresh records on Tuesday after China's senior medical adviser suggested the deadly coronavirus may be over by April, an outlook that also helped crude prices gain on hopes of renewed Chinese demand. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks surge to record highs on hopes virus is peaking, gold ebbs

11 Feb 2020

* MSCI's all-world, Europe's STOXX 600, Germany's DAX set records

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks surge to record highs on hopes virus is peaking, gold ebbs

11 Feb 2020

* MSCI's all-world, Europe's STOXX 600, Germany's DAX at record

Safe-havens rise on coronavirus concerns, stocks rebound

10 Feb 2020

NEW YORK Gold rose and the dollar hit a four-month high against the euro on Monday on safe-haven appeal as the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak passed that of the SARS epidemic two decades ago, but Wall Street rallied to record highs. | Video

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