Currency Markets

Stocks drop after Trump says he's ready to step up trade war

Jul 20, 2018

World stock markets are falling sharply after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was prepared to put new tariffs on all Chinese imports. The comments escalate a trade war that could hit global economic growth.

China's yuan falls against dollar, helping exporters

Jul 20, 2018

China's currency weakens against US dollar, helping exporters

Asian markets fall as China, US ready for more tariffs

Jul 20, 2018

Asian markets fall as China, US ready for more tariffs hikes

Global stocks drift lower as US considers more tariffs

Jul 19, 2018

Global stock markets are drifting lower as the U.S. holds a hearing on new tariffs on autos and auto parts

Asian stocks drift as investors await fresh moves on trade

Jul 19, 2018

Asian stock markets drift in mixed trading as investors await further moves on trade

US optimism pushes stock markets mostly higher

Jul 18, 2018

Upbeat Fed assessment, U.S. data leads gains in Europe after a mixed day in Asia

Asian stocks rise as solid US performance lifts spirits

Jul 18, 2018

Asian stocks rise as Fed comments, solid US performance lifts spirits

World markets turn lower ahead of comments by Fed chair

Jul 17, 2018

World stock markets are mostly lower as investors looked ahead to Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's testimony to Congress for clues on U.S. interest rates.

Asian stocks fall, weighed by tensions over US trade tariffs

Jul 17, 2018

Asian markets are lower as mounting tensions over U.S. tariffs overshadowed data suggesting global growth was still on track

Asian shares drift lower as China data, trade cast shadows

Jul 16, 2018

Shares lower in Asia on lackluster China growth, trade tensions