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Oil falls nearly two percent amid global economy concerns but ends week higher

11 Jan 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices fell nearly 2 percent on Friday as investors worried about a global economic slowdown, snapping a nine-day winning streak spurred by U.S.-China trade hopes, but clung to some gains from that rally to end the week higher.

Oil rises again but global economic concerns cap gains

11 Jan 2019

NEW YORK Crude prices edged higher on Thursday, supported by comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve chairman that lifted equity markets, but a more than week-long oil rally slowed as optimism surrounding U.S.-China trade talks faded.

Global Markets: Shares mixed, Wall Street drops on trade worries; oil surges

07 Dec 2018

NEW YORK Stock markets around the world were mixed, with U.S. shares retreating on Friday amid continuing concerns over U.S.-China trade ties, while pledges by key oil producers to trim output boosted oil prices.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares mixed, Wall Street drops on trade worries; oil surges

07 Dec 2018

NEW YORK, Dec 7 Stock markets around the world were mixed, with U.S. shares retreating on Friday amid continuing concerns over U.S.-China trade ties, while pledges by key oil producers to trim output boosted oil prices.

World stocks down on China exec arrest; oil slips on OPEC decision delay

06 Dec 2018

NEW YORK Stock markets around the world sank on Thursday as the arrest of a top Chinese technology executive threatened to strain an already brittle U.S.-China trade relationship, while oil prices fell after OPEC delayed an output decision. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall on China exec arrest; oil slips on OPEC output delay

06 Dec 2018

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2018 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Updates throughout with afternoon trading, oil report)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares spiral on arrest of China executive; oil sinks as output decision delayed

06 Dec 2018

NEW YORK, Dec 6 Stock markets around world tumbled on Thursday as the arrest of a top Chinese technology executive cast further shadows on U.S.-China trade relations, while oil prices sank on fears of smaller-than-expected output cuts.

Stocks battered by Wall Street, fears of U.S. slowdown

05 Dec 2018

NEW YORK Global stocks fell on Wednesday, plagued by a flattening yield curve that sparked concerns about an economic slowdown in the United States and weakening expectations of a lasting U.S.-China trade truce, while the dollar steadied. | Video

Global stocks dive on growth concerns, doubts over trade truce

04 Dec 2018

NEW YORK Global stocks tumbled on Tuesday as a flattening Treasury yield curve sparked recession warnings, while optimism sharply waned that the United States and China would quickly resolve their trade dispute. | Video

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