Edition:
United Kingdom

Stanley White

FOREX-Dollar bounces, yuan stung by Trump's Tiktok and WeChat ban

07 Aug 2020

TOKYO, Aug 7 The U.S. dollar bounced and the yuan slumped on Friday after President Donald Trump took steps to ban transactions with the Chinese owners of two popular mobile apps.

FOREX-Dollar out of favour as focus turns to non-farm payrolls data

07 Aug 2020

TOKYO, Aug 7 The dollar nursed losses against major currencies on Friday ahead of the U.S. non-farm payrolls report, which some investors fear could reinforce the view that momentum in the world's largest economy is slowing.

FOREX-Dollar nurses losses ahead of non-farm payrolls data

07 Aug 2020

TOKYO, Aug 7 The dollar nursed losses against major currencies on Friday ahead of the U.S. non-farm payrolls report, which some investors fear could reinforce the view that economic momentum is slowing.

Japan stocks fall on grim earnings season; Toyota bucks trend

06 Aug 2020

TOKYO, Aug 6 Japanese shares fell on Thursday as investors stayed away from risky bets amid a largely downbeat earnings season, though Toyota rose after unexpectedly avoiding a loss last quarter.

Japan stocks drift lower ahead of Toyota earnings

06 Aug 2020

TOKYO, Aug 6 Japanese shares edged lower in choppy trade on Thursday, weighed down by concerns about corporate profits ahead of Toyota Motor Corp's earnings announcement later in the day.

Japan stocks fall from one-week high on dour earnings, firmer yen

05 Aug 2020

TOKYO, Aug 5 Japanese shares retreated from a one-week high on Wednesday as downbeat earnings reports underscored the economic blow from the COVID-19 pandemic and a firmer yen weighed on exporters.

Japan stocks fall from one-week high on concerns over corporate earnings

05 Aug 2020

TOKYO, Aug 5 Japanese shares retreated from a one-week high on Wednesday as downbeat earnings reports underscored the economic blow from the COVID-19 pandemic and a firmer yen weighed on exporters.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares supported by upbeat U.S. manufacturing, but virus woes cap gains

04 Aug 2020

TOKYO/HONG KONG, Aug 4 Asian shares advanced on Tuesday thanks to strong U.S. manufacturing data and upbeat tech stocks, though broader worries about the coronavirus and global economy saw some markets trim early gains.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares rise as U.S. manufacturing perks up

04 Aug 2020

TOKYO/WASHINGTON, Aug 4 Asian shares rose on Tuesday after strong U.S. manufacturing data and gains in tech stocks helped investors look past broader worries about the coronavirus and global economy.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks rise as upbeat factory data lifts confidence

04 Aug 2020

TOKYO/WASHINGTON, Aug 4 Asian shares rose on Tuesday after strong U.S. manufacturing data and gains in tech stocks helped investors look past broader worries about the coronavirus and global economy.

World News