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REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks cling to 9-mth high on China hopes, Wall St dented by earnings

16 Apr 2019

TOKYO, April 16 Asian stocks ticked up on Tuesday, staying near a nine-month high as hopes of stabilisation in the Chinese economy helped investors shrug off Wall Street's underperformance that followed disappointing bank earnings.

FOREX-Yen near this year's lows, franc soft on rising risk appetite

15 Apr 2019

TOKYO, April 15 The yen hovered near its lowest level this year on Monday as more signs of stabilisation in the Chinese economy and an upbeat start to the U.S. earnings season prompted investors to abandon the safe-haven currency to seek higher returns elsewhere.

FOREX-Yen near this year's lows as risk appetite improves

15 Apr 2019

TOKYO, April 15 The yen hovered near its lowest level this year on Monday as more signs of stabilisation in the Chinese economy and an upbeat start to the U.S. earnings season prompted investors to abandon the safe-haven currency to seek higher returns elsewhere.

FOREX-Fed minutes cap dollar, pound steady after Brexit extension

11 Apr 2019

TOKYO, April 11 The dollar hovered near two-week lows on Thursday as Federal Reserve minutes reinforced its recent dovish policy tilt while the pound held steady after European leaders extended the deadline for Britain to leave the union.

FOREX-Fed minutes weigh on dollar, pound numb to Brexit extension

11 Apr 2019

TOKYO, April 11 The dollar held near two-week lows on Thursday as Federal Reserve minutes reinforced dovish policy expectations while the pound held recent ranges after European leaders extended the deadline for Britain to leave the union, averting a no-deal Brexit.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks retreat from 8-month high as Trump opens new trade war front

10 Apr 2019

* Trump threatens tariffs on EU over long-simmering aircraft row

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks slip from 8-month high as new trade war front opens

10 Apr 2019

* Trump threatens tariffs on EU over long-simmering aircraft row

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares slip from 8-month peak as U.S. opens new front in trade war

10 Apr 2019

* Trump threatens tariffs on EU over long-simmering aircraft row

RPT-Japan investors look to switch from Europe, flock to U.S. bonds

08 Apr 2019

* U.S. bonds back in favour, despite cost of currency hedging

Japan investors look to switch from Europe, flock to U.S. bonds

08 Apr 2019

TOKYO Japanese investors look set to switch some money from European bonds to U.S. debt, hoping for capital gains after the U.S. bond yield curve recently flashed signs of recession down the road.

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