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GLOBAL MARKETS-Coronavirus uncertainty subdues global shares, dollar eases after rally

10 Feb 2020

* Coronavirus death toll climbs past 900, exceeds SARS toll of 774

GLOBAL MARKETS-Virus uncertainty weighs on global shares, dollar takes breather

10 Feb 2020

LONDON, Feb 10 Global shares fell on Monday as the death toll from a coronavirus outbreak exceeded the SARS epidemic of two decades ago, though Chinese shares rose as authorities lifted some work and travel curbs, helping businesses to resume operations.

Coronavirus impact on financial markets and economies

06 Feb 2020

LONDON Financial markets appear to be recovering from the damage done in late January by the coronavirus outbreak in China.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks hover near 7-week lows as virus fears hit China markets after holiday

03 Feb 2020

LONDON, Feb 3 A gauge of global stocks hovered near seven-week lows on Monday as Asian stocks plunged on their first trading day after a long break, amid fears the coronavirus epidemic would hit Chinese demand.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks at seven-week lows as virus fears hit China after holiday

03 Feb 2020

LONDON, Feb 3 A gauge of global stocks was near seven-week lows on Monday as Asian stocks plunged on their first trading day after a long break, amid fears the coronavirus epidemic would hit demand in China.

Graphic: Lower and lower - Emerging central banks cut rates for 12th month

03 Feb 2020

LONDON The easing cycle at emerging market central banks continued unabated in January with policymakers continuing to join major central banks in efforts to shore up their economies.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global shares hit 7-week lows as virus fears savage China's markets

03 Feb 2020

LONDON, Feb 3 World shares sank to their lowest in seven weeks on Monday, dragged down by a plunge in Asian stocks on their first trading day after a long break on fears the coronavirus epidemic would hit demand in China.

GLOBAL MARKETS-China virus fears push stocks to two-week low, safe havens gain

27 Jan 2020

LONDON, Jan 27 World shares slipped to their lowest in two weeks on Monday as worries grew about the economic impact of China's spreading coronavirus, with demand spiking for safe-haven assets such as Japanese yen and Treasury notes.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, oil hit by China virus fears, safe havens gain

27 Jan 2020

LONDON, Jan 27 World shares fell to their lowest in two weeks on Monday as worries grew about the economic impact of China's spreading coronavirus with demand spiking for safe-haven assets such as Japanese yen and Treasury notes.

Factbox: How a virus impacts the economy and markets

22 Jan 2020

The outbreak of a new virus in China has sent shivers through world financial markets, with investors drawing comparisons to the 2003 SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) outbreak in order to assess its potential economic impact.

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