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Lockdown in global tech hub hits stocks

1:29pm BST

LONDON/SINGAPORE Global stocks slipped on Tuesday, oil fell and a safety bid supported the dollar as simmering Sino-U.S. tensions and new coronavirus restrictions in California kept a lid on optimism as earnings season got underway. | Video

Global stocks succumb to shutdown fears but China charges on

09 Jul 2020

NEW YORK/LONDON Equity markets slid on Thursday after U.S. data raised worries about the economy's recovery and doused enthusiasm that drove a Chinese stock rally for an eighth straight day, while the dollar rebounded as new coronavirus cases hit another record.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks succumb to shutdown fears but China charges on

09 Jul 2020

NEW YORK/LONDON, July 9 Equity markets slid on Thursday after U.S. data raised worries about the economy's recovery and doused enthusiasm that drove a Chinese stock rally for an eighth straight day, while the dollar rebounded as new coronavirus cases hit another record.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks succumb to shutdown fears but China charges on

09 Jul 2020

NEW YORK/LONDON, July 9 Equity markets slid on Thursday after U.S. data raised worries about the economy's recovery and doused enthusiasm that drove a Chinese stock rally for an eighth straight day, while the dollar gained as new coronavirus cases hit another record.

Global shares rise despite coronavirus fears; gold gains

08 Jul 2020

NEW YORK Global stocks rose on Wednesday as recovery hopes overcame fears that a surge in coronavirus cases would slow the U.S. economy, but many investors still sought safety on pandemic worries, driving gold prices above $1,800 an ounce for the first time since 2011.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global shares rise despite coronavirus fears; gold gains

08 Jul 2020

NEW YORK, July 8 Global stocks edged higher on Wednesday as recovery hopes overcame fears that a surge in coronavirus cases would slow the U.S. economy, but many investors still sought out safe havens on the pandemic worries, driving gold prices above $1,800 an ounce for the first time since 2011.

Global shares waver on coronavirus fears, gold gains

08 Jul 2020

NEW YORK Global stocks wavered on Wednesday, pressured by fears that a surge in coronavirus cases would slow the U.S. economy, while safe-haven demand lifted gold prices above $1,800 a ounce for the first time since 2011.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global shares waver on coronavirus fears, gold gains

08 Jul 2020

NEW YORK, July 8 Global stocks wavered on Wednesday, pressured by fears that a surge in coronavirus cases would slow the U.S. economy, while safe-haven demand lifted gold prices above $1,800 a ounce for the first time since 2011.

Stocks, oil slip but Chinese stocks rally a sixth day

07 Jul 2020

NEW YORK Investor caution over renewed coronavirus-related lockdowns buoyed the dollar and snapped a five-day rally in most world equity markets on Tuesday, but was not enough to halt a hot streak in Chinese stocks.

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