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5 things to know before the bell

Click chart for more in-depth data. 1. Trade war escalates: The Trump administration has announced a new round of tariffs on Chinese goods worth $200 billion that will...

Shares Gain With Us Lifted By Tech And Energy Trade Woes Hurt Emerging Markets

NEW YORK – A broad index of world stock markets posted gains for a second straight day, as investors swooned over U.S. technology and energy stocks even as a trade...

Us-china Trade Dispute Weighs On Equity Markets

NEW YORK – A broad index of world stock markets edged lower on Tuesday as it struggled to maintain momentum amid lingering concerns over a trade dispute between...

Ten Years After Lehman Spotting The Next Crisis Mcgeever

LONDON – As financial market participants reflect on the 10th anniversary of Lehman Brothers’ collapse, the consensus is there will be no repeat of the...

World Stocks Hit By Trade Strain Brexit Talk Supports Sterling

LONDON – World stocks slipped back towards three-week lows on Tuesday, on ongoing concerns over the trade dispute between Washington and Beijing, while the pound...

Brexit Cheer Provides Relief As World Stocks Hit By Trade Strain

LONDON – Hopes of a UK-EU deal over Brexit kept the British pound near five-week highs on Tuesday, helping lighten the mood in Europe even though the ongoing trade...

Asia Shares Hobbled By Trade Strain Pound Up On Brexit Talk

SYDNEY – Asian shares were struggling to avoid a ninth straight session of losses on Tuesday as the specter of a further escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war...

Asia Shares Cant Shake Trade Stress Pound Up On Brexit Talk

SYDNEY – Asian shares were struggling to avoid a ninth straight session of losses on Tuesday as the spectre of a Sino-U.S. trade war haunted investors, while the...

Asia Shares Relieved By Trade Lull Sterling Up On Brexit Deal Hopes

SYDNEY – Asian shares were struggling to snap an eight-session losing streak on Tuesday as investors decided no news was good news on tariffs, while the pound...