Monday, December 9, 2019
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Still scope for US interest rate cut, says IMF’s chief economist

There is still room for the U.S. Federal Reserve to cut interest rates, the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) chief economist suggested ahead of the...

Chinese shares rise amid positive US-China trade development; yuan jumps

Stocks in Asia rose on Wednesday following positive developments overnight on the U.S.-China trade front.Mainland Chinese stocks gained on the day, as the Shanghai...

Two European countries could be the big winners from the US-China...

France and Germany could be the biggest beneficiaries in an escalation in trade tariffs between the U.S. and China, Barclays economists have projected.U.S. Commerce...

These Asian economies may be most badly hit by slowing global...

With tensions between the U.S. and China threatening to slow down global trading volume even further, export-reliant economies such as Japan, South Korea and...

Asia markets mostly higher; Fed meeting set to kick off

Markets in Asia were mostly higher on Tuesday as investors awaited the start of a closely-watched meeting by the U.S. Federal Reserve, set to...

Stocks in Asia mixed as investors await Fed meeting

Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday as investors await a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting set to happen later in the week stateside.Mainland Chinese...

US Treasury yields little changed as investors eye Fed decision next...

U.S. government debt yields were little changed on Friday as investors wait for a key policy decision from the Federal Reserve next week.At 3:41...

‘Sporadic’ attacks from Iran’s increased presence is a risk to oil,...

ISNA | AFP | Getty ImagesAnalysts have played down fears of a huge spike in oil prices this year, citing the economic slowdown and...

Stocks in Asia Pacific mixed amid tensions in the Middle East

Shares in Asia Pacific and oil prices were mixed on Friday, following attacks on two tanker ships in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday.Over...

Oil prices could fall to $45 per barrel if US-China trade...

Global oil prices could fall to as low as $45 per barrel if tensions between the U.S. and China worsen, an investment strategist told...