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Tom Arnold

Sovereign investors' dislike for equities mostly fades in second quarter

22 Aug 2019

LONDON Sovereign wealth funds' distaste for equities mostly faded in the second quarter, with some investors turning to emerging- market passive equity funds, data from the research firm eVestment showed on Thursday.

GLOBAL MARKETS-European stocks recover before Fed minutes, Jackson Hole gathering

21 Aug 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Updates prices, adds U.S. futures)

RPT-GLOBAL MARKETS-European stocks recover before Fed minutes, Jackson Hole gathering

21 Aug 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr

GLOBAL MARKETS-European stocks recover before Fed minutes, Jackson Hole gathering

21 Aug 2019

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr

From tsunami to ripples: other emerging markets surf Argentina's latest shock

19 Aug 2019

LONDON Argentina's latest financial market shock has failed to swamp other emerging markets in the way its previous plunges have done - in part due to the increasing isolation of the country's credit and investments from the rest of the pool.

Argentina default concerns grow after market crash

13 Aug 2019

LONDON Concerns about Argentina adding to its long list of sovereign defaults swirled on Tuesday, as investors continued to digest the heavy defeat of pro-reform President Mauricio Macri in the country's primary elections at the weekend.

Euro insurers switch negative yields for emerging debt

12 Aug 2019

LONDON European insurers are snapping up more emerging-market debt, spurred on by worries that negative-yielding bonds in Europe might not offer enough returns to meet their future payments.

Saudi Binladin group seeks adviser for jumbo debt restructuring: sources

31 Jul 2019

LONDON/DUBAI The Saudi Binladin Group is seeking a financial adviser for a restructuring of the group's debt, which could range between $20 and $30 billion, sources familiar with the matter said.

RPT-GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks stage tentative rebound after ECB disappointment

26 Jul 2019

LONDON, July 26 European stocks staged a tentative recovery on Friday as a rally in media stocks and solid earnings at several U.S. companies helped investors overcome the disappointment of the European Central Bank's failure to deliver immediate policy easing.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks stage tentative rebound after ECB disappointment

26 Jul 2019

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Adds U.S. futures, updates pricing)

World News

Trump paints picture of unity at prickly G7 summit

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he was getting along well with Western allies at a G7 summit in France, dismissing reports of rifts among leaders and declaring that they "respect" the trade war between Washington and Beijing.