Financial Markets

Stocks up despite trade dispute, oil drops on Trump threat

Sep 20, 2018

European markets are up following a mixed day in Asia, buoyed by hopes the U.S. and China will proceed with talks to tackle their escalating trade dispute.

Asian shares track optimism on Wall Street over tariffs

Sep 20, 2018

Asian markets are mostly higher with narrow trading after news of a fresh round of tariffs by the U.S. on $200 billion in Chinese goods received a muted reaction on Wall Street

World stocks advance, unfazed by new US-China tariffs

Sep 18, 2018

European and Asian shares are rising, shrugging off President Donald Trump's decision to place tariffs on an additional $200 billion of Chinese goods staring next week

Asian shares mixed as Trump orders new tariffs on China

Sep 18, 2018

Asian markets are mixed after President Donald Trump orders tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese goods, ramping up tensions between the world's two largest economies

Asian shares fall on fears over US-China tariffs standoff

Sep 17, 2018

Asian shares fall on fears over US-China tariffs standoff

World stocks rise on report of US-China trade talks

Sep 13, 2018

Many global markets are higher following a report that the U.S. has proposed a new round of trade negotiations with China.

Asian stocks rise on possible US-China talks amid tensions

Sep 13, 2018

Asian markets are mostly higher as a report that the U.S. had proposed a new round of trade negotiations with China boosted sentiment

Stocks mixed on US-China dispute; oil pushed up by hurricane

Sep 12, 2018

World markets are mixed as investors focus on trade tensions, with China delaying licenses to American businesses ahead of expected tariffs from Washington.

Asian stocks fall as China reacts to US tariffs

Sep 12, 2018

Asian shares are falling as China delayed issuing licenses to American businesses hoping to operate in the country, as the threat of more trade tariffs from Washington looms

Stock markets pick up after Asia drops over Trump tariffs

Sep 10, 2018

European stock markets rise and Wall Street is expected to open higher despite a drop in Asia, where investors fretted over the possibility of new U.S. tariffs on China.