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Asian shares slump after weak China GDP, pound retreats

Asian stocks stumbled on Friday, erasing earlier gains after China posted its weakest growth in nearly three decades, countering a global lift in sentiment on the UK and European Union striking a long-awaited Brexit deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2019

China leads Asian shares lower on growth, trade worries

Asian shares slipped on Friday as trade tensions continued to hurt sentiment, while weak corporate earnings in Europe added to worries about global growth and outweighed hopes for progress in Brexit negotiations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 22nd, 2018

Asian shares fall as growth, trade concerns dog China markets

Steep losses in Chinese share markets dented Asian equities on Friday as lingering trade war tensions and weak corporate earnings in Europe added to worries about global growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 23rd, 2018

Asia shares slump as trade truce doubts gather

Asian shares fell on Tuesday as relief over a pause in escalation of the trade war between the U.S. and China gave way to doubt over the two countries' ability to resolve differences......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 4th, 2018

Asian shares, sterling up on pause in Brexit, trade fears

Asian shares and the pound moved higher on Thursday as investors breathed a sigh of relief after British Prime Minister Theresa May survived a no-confidence vote, and as China appeared to be taking more steps to meet U.S. demands to open its markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 12th, 2018

Asian shares jolted by weak Chinese data, growth risks

Asian shares tumbled on Friday after China reported a set of weak data, fanning fresh worries of a sharp slowdown in the world's second-biggest economy and leaving investors fretting over the wider impact of a yet unresolved Sino-U.S. trade dispute......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 13th, 2018

Asian shares jolted by grim Chinese data, growth risks

Asian shares tumbled on Friday after China reported a set of weak data, fanning fresh worries of a slowdown in the world's second-biggest economy and leaving investors fretting over the wider impact of a yet unresolved Sino-U.S. trade dispute......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 14th, 2018

Asian shares on defensive on mounting signs of a global slowdown

Asian share markets started the week on a cautious footing on Monday after weak economic data from China and Europe added to evidence of cooling global growth and reinforced anxiety over the impact of international trade frictions on business and profits......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 16th, 2018

Asia shares recover as China stocks rise after weak data

Asian shares edged up on Thursday as stimulus expectations and a rise in the yuan helped Chinese equities erase early losses, while markets awaited more news on U.S.-China trade talks amid hopes that an all-out trade war can be averted......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 10th, 2019

Asia shares, U.S. stock futures slide as China"s exports slump jolts investors

Asian shares and U.S. stock futures skidded on Monday after a shock contraction in Chinese exports pointed to deepening cracks in the world's second-biggest economy and raised fears of a sharper slowdown in global growth and corporate profits......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 13th, 2019

Asia shares, US stock futures hit as China"s export slump jolts investors

Asian shares and U.S. stock futures skidded on Monday after a shock contraction in Chinese exports pointed to deepening cracks in the world's second-biggest economy and raised fears of a sharper slowdown in global growth and corporate profits......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2019

Asian shares on defensive, sterling braces for Brexit vote

Asian shares were on back foot on Tuesday as an unexpected drop in China's exports heightened worries about the global economy while the British pound braced for a showdown in parliament over the government's Brexit plan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2019

China shares prop-up Asia on stimulus hopes, sterling braces for Brexit plan

Asian stocks pulled ahead on Tuesday, led by a bounce in Chinese shares as Beijing signaled more supportive measures to stabilize a slowing economy, while the British pound braced for a showdown in parliament over the government's Brexit plan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2019

Asia shares falter on China unease, pound finds some peace

Asian share markets faltered on Thursday as unease over China's economic outlook eroded early gains, though an anti-climactic end to the latest chapter in the Brexit saga did offer sterling a moment's peace......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 16th, 2019

Asia Markets: Asian markets fall as uncertainty grows

Asian shares were broadly lower on Friday, tracking a weak Wall Street session as traders awaited the conclusion of U.S.-China talks in Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2019

Asia Markets: Asian markets fall as global economic uncertainty grows

Asian shares were broadly lower on Friday, tracking a weak Wall Street session as traders awaited the conclusion of U.S.-China talks in Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2019

Asian shares drift as tariff deadline looms, pound eases on YouGov poll

Asian stocks drifted on Wednesday as Sino-U.S. trade talks showed little progress ahead of a weekend deadline for the imposition of additional U.S. tariffs, and the pound wobbled as opinion polls pointed to a tight British election on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 11th, 2019

Asian shares adrift as tariff deadline looms

Asian stocks flatlined on Wednesday as Sino-U.S. trade talks approached a weekend deadline with little sign of progress, while a tightening of the UK election race knocked the pound......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 10th, 2019

Asian shares buoyed by Wall St rally, but China worry caps gains

Asian stocks edged up on Monday, catching some of Wall Street's momentum after surprisingly strong U.S. jobs data although regional gains were capped by concerns about China's economic slowdown due to the prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 8th, 2019

Asian shares up as trade optimism lingers, oil firm on OPEC+ output cut

Asian stocks gained on Friday as investors took heart from U.S. President Donald Trump saying trade talks with China were "moving right along", and U.S. oil prices sat near 2-1/2-month highs after OPEC and other producers agreed to cut output......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 6th, 2019

Asian shares gain as Trump fuels trade deal optimism, oil firm on OPEC+ output cut

Asian stocks gained on Friday as investors took heart from U.S. President Donald Trump saying trade talks with China were "moving right along", and U.S. oil prices sat near 2-1/2-month highs after OPEC and other producers agreed to cut output......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 5th, 2019