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Sujata Rao

Daily Briefing: No ECB shield likely for Italy

12 Oct 2018

LONDON The European Central Bank has a blunt message for Italy's leaders: Don't expect us to shield you or your banks from financial market displeasure at your spending plans.

GLOBAL MARKETS-US bond yields near 7-yr high stymie world stocks' recovery

10 Oct 2018

* Long-dated Treasury yields scale back from multi-year highs

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks flatline after selloff as US borrowing costs hold below multi-year peaks

10 Oct 2018

* Long-dated Treasury yields scale back from multi-year highs

Daily Briefing: Brexit endgame nears

05 Oct 2018

LONDON Is a Brexit endgame in sight? The European Union's Brexit negotiators told national diplomats in Brussels late on Thursday that a divorce deal with Britain was "very close", according to two sources present at the meeting.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Italy budget concession hopes switch risk sentiment back on

03 Oct 2018

* European shares rise led by Italian banks; U.S. to open firmer

GLOBAL MARKETS-Italy budget concession hopes switch risk sentiment back on, boost euro

03 Oct 2018

* European shares rise, led by Italian banks; U.S, to open firmer

Dearth of equity keeps stock market bull alive

26 Sep 2018

LONDON/NEW YORK Amid all the brickbats thrown at one of the longest bull markets in history, the remarkable buoyancy of world equity prices may simply be down to a shortage of shares.

GLOBAL MARKETS-China leads world stocks in attempt to scale Fed, trade war hurdles

26 Sep 2018

* Fed rate hike fully expected, another one in Dec seen likely

GLOBAL MARKETS-Against trade war, Fed backdrop China sets positive world equity tone

26 Sep 2018

* Fed rate hike fully expected, another one in Dec seen likely

GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil above $80 lifts stocks, offsets trade and bond market chill

25 Sep 2018

* Bond yields rising on expectation of more policy tightening

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