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China Unexpectedly Fails To Follow Fed Rate Hike After "Shockingly Weak" Economic Data

It was just yesterday when we noted the sharp collapse in the Chinese credit impulse, when in May, the PBOC reported that Total Social Financing grew at the slowest pace since July 2016, as a result of a full-blown crackdown on China's .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 14th, 2018

China"s economy is starting to show its true colors again

Reuters The most recent economic data out of China came in weak across the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2018

Stocks cautiously higher following rate hike, economic data

The Fed increased short-term rates two times in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 14th, 2018

China holds on rates, posts "shockingly weak" activity growth

China's economy is finally starting to cool under the weight of a multi-year crackdown on riskier lending that is pushing up borrowing costs for companies and consumers, with data pointing to a broad slowdown in activity in May. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 14th, 2018

Asia Markets: Asian stocks swing lower after Fed rate hike

Asian stock markets finished lower Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve indicated two more rate hikes are coming later this year, and as Chinese economic data missed expectations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2018

China economic performance is starting to look a little scratchy

Kevin Frayer/Getty Images Chinese economic data out today whiffed across the board. Fixed asset investment in urban areas grew at an annual rate of 6.1% in the first five months of the year, the weake.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2018

Slowing UK factory growth sinks chance of BoE rate hike

British manufacturing growth slid to a 17-month low in April, extending a run of mediocre economic data and further reducing the chances of an interest rate hike by the Bank of England. Sonia Legg reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 1st, 2018

China ETFs to Watch Amid Signs of Weak Economic Growth

China's CPI and PPI data show signs of economic weakness. Moreove.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 11th, 2018

China Economic Update

While China’s May economic data suggested overall economic resilience, a glimpse into the physical indicators may provide more details of the positive changes taking place in the economic pict.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnews13 hr. 5 min. ago

Asia Markets: Asian markets largely shrug off Trump’s approval of tariffs on China

Asian stocks opened mixed Friday following wide declines the previous day. The improved start also came after a European Central Bank-fueled jump in Europe and muted moves in the U.S. following Wednesday’s selloff after the Fed’s interest-rate hike......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2018

PBOC stands pat on rates, fails to follow Fed as usual

The People's Bank of China on Thursday de.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2018

London Markets: FTSE 100 slides as China growth concerns weigh on mining stocks

U.K. stocks fall as worries about slowing economic growth in China hit shares of mining companies. Meanwhile, investors prepare for the ECB to follow the Federal Reserve in revealing its monetary policy plans......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2018

Asian shares slip on Fed hike, trade fears and soft China data

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares eased on Thursday after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates and took a more hawkish tone in forecasting a slightly faster pace of tightening, while concerns about U.S.-China trade frictions kept investors on edge......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 14th, 2018

With rate hike in the bag, focus turns to Fed"s policy language

With the Federal Reserve virtually guaranteed to raise interest rates this week, investors are focused on how the U.S. central bank characterizes its monetary policy as borrowing costs return to more normal levels amid an ongoing economic expansion......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 12th, 2018

Currencies: Dollar struggles for direction despite inflation pickup and North Korea summit

The U.S. dollar is struggling for direction on Tuesday, even as inflation data comes in at a level supportive of an imminent Federal Reserve rate hike at Wednesday’s meeting, and the U.S. and North Korea sign a historic denuclearization deal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2018

US productivity grew at weak 0.4% rate in 1Q

Productivity, a key factor determining how fast the economy can grow and how much living standards can increase, has been anemic throughout the economic recovery......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 6th, 2018

Foxconn chief says U.S.-China dispute is over tech, not trade

Terry Gou’s comments follow Beijing’s threat to scrap trade deals with Washington if President Trump’s tariff hike on Chinese technology products goes ahead.   &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 6th, 2018

Gold prices post declines for the session and week

Gold prices settled lower Friday as upbeat monthly U.S. jobs data backed expectations for an interest-rate hike by the Federal Reserve later this month. June go.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2018

Wall Street rises after strong May jobs data

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose on Friday led by bank stocks as a stronger-than-expected jobs report for May locked in expectations of an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve this month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2018

U.S. adds 223,000 jobs in May

Job growth accelerated last month, and the unemployment rate fell to an 18-year low of 3.8 percent. As Fred Katayama reports, wages rose, adding to a string of solid economic data......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 1st, 2018

Wall Street opens higher after strong jobs data

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday, led by gains in technology and bank stocks after a stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs report cemented expectations of an interest rate hike this month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2018