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Trade war risks outweigh gains from stimulus for emerging markets: Fitch

4:32pm BST

LONDON Looser monetary policy from major central banks will help relieve some of the pressures felt by emerging markets but U.S.-China trade tensions remain an urgent concern, a senior official at Fitch Ratings said.

Trade war risks outweigh gains from stimulus for emerging markets: Fitch

4:29pm BST

LONDON, June 20 Looser monetary policy from major central banks will help relieve some of the pressures felt by emerging markets but U.S.-China trade tensions remain an urgent concern, a senior official at Fitch Ratings said.

NBK Capital Partners abandons advanced talks to buy Abraaj's credit fund: sources

3:26pm BST

DUBAI NBK Capital Partners, owned by Kuwait's biggest lender, has walked away from advanced talks to buy a global credit fund previously managed by collapsed Dubai buyout firm Abraaj Capital Ltd, two sources familiar with the matter said.

UPDATE 1-Gulf of Oman tensions cloud Saudi Arabia's potential euro bond sale

18 Jun 2019

LONDON, June 18 Saudi Arabia is considering selling its first euro-denominated bonds, a government official said on Tuesday, although bankers have warned Middle East tensions could mean the kingdom pays a premium for any sale.

Factbox: Emerging market central banks in spotlight in wake of South Africa debate

14 Jun 2019

LONDON Debate has erupted within South Africa's ruling African National Congress party about whether to widen the role of the central bank to encompass job creation and economic growth alongside its existing remit of ensuring price stability.

FACTBOX-Emerging market central banks in spotlight in wake of South Africa debate

14 Jun 2019

LONDON, June 14 Debate has erupted within South Africa's ruling African National Congress party about whether to widen the role of the central bank to encompass job creation and economic growth alongside its existing remit of ensuring price stability.

Spooked public investors reach fork in risky road as asset growth slows

11 Jun 2019

LONDON Global public institutions including central banks, sovereign wealth funds and public sector pension funds are increasingly worried about a worldwide economic downturn and are taking divergent investment strategies to adapt.

RPT-GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters

10 Jun 2019

LONDON, June 10 European shares followed Asian stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S. interest rates when the Federal Reserve meets next week on the back of poor jobs data.

REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters

10 Jun 2019

LONDON, June 10 European shares followed Asian stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S. interest rates when the Federal Reserve meets next week on the back of poor jobs data.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters

10 Jun 2019

LONDON, June 10 European shares followed Asian stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S. interest rates when the Federal Reserve meets next week on the back of poor jobs data.

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