Asian shares mixed as doubts grow on elusive US-China trade deal
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan inched 0.2 per cent higher.
Morgan Stanley sees US underperforming in 2020 across markets
MSCI AC World Index is currently sitting on a 22 per cent total return for 2019...
Trump, Powell met Monday at White House to discuss economy
The Fed announced that they met “to discuss the economy, growth, employment and in...
Dollar falls on trade deal outlook, Aussie down on dovish RBA
The yuan touched a two-week low versus the greenback amid doubts about the US-China trade war.
US treasury secretary asks India to build steady tax regime
US treasury secretary Mnuchin met some industrialists at the Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai. One of the industrialists at the meeting told ET Magazine that Mnuchin said India should do “something right” to make the most of the situation . Among the things that Mnuchin reportedly would like to see is a consistent taxation regime and lower trade barriers.
A normal yield curve doesn’t mean everything’s normal: El-Erian
Over the last few weeks, the US yield curve has been slowly and gradually regaining its more traditional upwardly sloping shape .
US treasury secretary to hold talks in India as pressure builds on Iran
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will visit India as part of a tour to build support against Iran over its nuclear programme and its ties to militant networks. On Wednesday, the United States and six Gulf countries agreed to jointly impose sanctions on 25 corporations, banks and individuals linked to Iran's support for militant networks.
US treasury exploring 50-yr bond for first time
The planned sales, in line with guidance from July, will raise new cash of about $23.5 billion.
US Treasury yield curve flattens after Fed cuts rates
The two-year yield, which serves as a proxy for market expectations of rate cuts, was last down 1.2 basis points to 1.630%.
Bullet dodged? Markets bet global recession averted
A year-end rally looked to be building. Wall Street's main markets were expected to add to their 20% gains and best year since 2013.
Global bond selloff over US-China trade thaw revives ‘tantrum’ fears
French 10-year yields rose three basis points to -0.01 per cent, the highest since July.
Bond bulls shake off US-China talk progress over global concerns
Rates on 10-year Treasuries rose about 2 basis points on Friday to 1.71%.
US Treasury Secretary holds talks with RBI Governor over economy, regulatory developments
The two discussed "global and domestic macro-economic scenario in both countries and regulatory developments", according to an official statement from the central bank. Mnuchin, who is reportedly on a tour to build support against Iran over the country's nuclear programme, was accompanied by US Ambassador to India and Consul General in Mumbai David J Ranz, it said.
Asian shares rise as Kudlow comments lift trade hopes
Chinese blue-chip shares gained 0.06 per cent shortly after the start of trade.
Wall Street slips on trade worries, Hong Kong unrest
Declining issues outnumbered advancers for a 1.67-to-1 ratio on the NYSE and a 1.89-to-1 ratio on the Nasdaq.
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