Financial Markets

Asia shares mixed on trade outlook, tighter China oversight

Mar 13, 2018

Asian shares mixed on uncertainty over trade, China regulatory revamp

Asian shares rise as trade fears on Trump's tariffs ease

Mar 9, 2018

Asian shares are mostly higher on relief that President Donald Trump's tariffs on U.S. steel and aluminum imports may not be as harsh as initially feared

Global shares advance after China reports surge in exports

Mar 8, 2018

Global shares gain after China reports exports up 45 year-on-year percent in February

Japan penalizes several cryptocurrency exchanges after hack

Mar 8, 2018

The Japanese government is penalizing several cryptocurrency exchanges after $530 million of virtual coins were lost earlier this year from hacking

Global stocks rise amid doubts about US steel tariffs

Mar 6, 2018

Global stock markets are up as some key Republicans have voiced their opposition to U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to slap tariffs on steel and aluminum imports

Asian stocks surge despite trade tensions after US gains

Mar 6, 2018

Most Asian stock markets have surged despite U.S.-Chinese trade tensions after Wall Street posted its strongest gains in a week

China sets ambitious growth target, promises steel cuts

Mar 5, 2018

China's top economic official has set a robust growth target of "around 6.5 percent" and promised more market opening and cuts in a bloated steel industry that has inflamed trade tensions with the U.S. and Europe

Asian stocks fall as uncertain Italian vote results weigh

Mar 5, 2018

Asian shares fell in early trading as investors evaluated the uncertain results of Italian elections and a report on China's economic plans for the year ahead

Asian stocks skid, tracking Wall St loss on tariff fears

Mar 2, 2018

Asian shares post steep declines, adding to global stock market losses after President Donald Trump vowed to impose stiff steel and aluminum tariffs, sparking fears of a trade war

Global stocks turn lower as investors watch Fed comments

Mar 1, 2018

Global stocks are mostly lower as sentiment was dragged down by a concern about U.S. interest rate increases as well as a lack of progress on Brexit in Europe

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