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E.U.’s Tusk says Trump’s trade wars are damaging global economy

European Council President Donald Tusk’s comments came one day after Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping dramatically escalated a fierce trade war between the two countries......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 25th, 2019

Wall St. set to open higher with trade talks in focus

Wall Street's main indexes were set to open slightly higher on Monday, with investors pinning their hopes on a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping later this week to de-escalate a trade war that is damaging the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 24th, 2019

Trump moves from trade war to currency war

President Donald Trump has already given the global economy trade wars. Now there are signs he may be gearing up for a currency war, too......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 19th, 2019

Forecaster of the Month: ‘You can’t forecast Trump,’ says award-winning forecaster

Investors, economists and policy makers have been far too optimistic that Donald Trump’s trade wars would be resolved without disrupting the global economy, says Christophe Barraud......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 2nd, 2019

U.S. economy misses Trump"s 3% growth target in 2019

The U.S. economy missed the Trump administration's 3% growth target for a second straight year, posting its slowest annual growth in three years in 2019 as the slump in business investment deepened amid damaging trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 30th, 2020

Drag from Trump"s trade wars continues to ripple through U.S. economy

As U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He prepare to sign a "Phase 1" trade deal, new data show that the costs of Trump's trade wars are proving more widespread, deeper and longer-lasting than previously believed......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2020

Trade risks easing may mean bluer sky for 2020: Fed officials

The global trade wars may not be over, but U.S. Federal Reserve officials on Thursday said the economy may have weathered the worst of it as risks begin to ease and businesses adjust to a new trade environment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 9th, 2020

The best year financial markets have ever had?

For all the angst about trade wars, geopolitics and a sputtering and overly indebted global economy, 2019 might just be the best year investors have ever had......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 20th, 2019

Asian shares retreat from highs, markets take Trump impeachment in stride

Asian shares pulled back from a one-and-a-half year peak on Thursday as investors took some money off the table ahead of holiday trade and looked to fresh data on the state of the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2019

Portfolio doing great? That could be bad news for the future

In many ways, 2019 has been a miserable year for the world economy, with trade wars, geopolitical instability and slowing growth. Yet global investors in fact have much to celebrate this year — .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 27th, 2019

Your portfolio is probably doing great. That"s bad news for the future.

In many ways, 2019 has been a miserable year for the world economy, with trade wars, geopolitical instability and slowing growth. Yet global investors in fact have much to celebrate this year — .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 27th, 2019

Your portfolio is probably doing great. That"s bad news for the future.

In many ways, 2019 has been a miserable year for the world economy, with trade wars, geopolitical instability and slowing growth. Yet global investors in fact have much to celebrate this year — .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 27th, 2019

This chart shows how hard Trump"s trade war is hammering global growth

OECD The OECD on Thursday released a warning to the global economy — GDP growth is going to drop, and it's up to governments to stop fighting to fix it.  In a statement, the OECD said that world GDP g.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 22nd, 2019

These 4 Goldman Sachs charts show how hard Trump"s trade war is hitting the US and China

Getty Images The trade war is taking a massive toll on the global economy. The bank expects an "extended truce," and sees the drag on growth waning next year, "assuming t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 19th, 2019

Stocks gain on trade hopes, risk appetite lifts dollar

The dollar strengthened and global stock markets rallied on Monday on signs the United States and China are nearing the end of a damaging trade war as well as indications the world economy may dodge a recession......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 4th, 2019

Economy slows, Fed hits brakes, and uncertainty clouds Washington’s next steps

Trump promised at least 3 percent growth a year, an annual pace he has yet to achieve. Consumers are still spending, but businesses have pulled back sharply as the trade war and global tensions escalate......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 30th, 2019

Asian shares drop to three-week low, U.S. politics sours mood

Asian shares slipped to three-week lows on Friday as the release of a whistleblower complaint against U.S. President Donald Trump added to worries about the global economy, already reeling from the China-U.S. trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 27th, 2019

Asian shares drop to three-week low, U.S. politics adds to gloom

Asian shares slipped to three-week lows on Friday as the release of a whistleblower complaint against U.S. President Donald Trump added to uncertainties about the global economy, already reeling from the China-U.S. trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 27th, 2019

Global growth is set to hit a 10-year low as Trump"s trade war drags down economy

Reuters/Carlos Barria Global growth is expected to slow this year to a pace not seen since the financial crisis, the Organization for Economi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 19th, 2019

Powell says Fed will aid economy but no clear hint on rates

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday that President Donald Trump's trade wars have complicated the Fed's ability to set interest rate policies but offered no clear signal about further... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 23rd, 2019

Trump calls on U.S. firms to exit China as trade war escalates

President Donald Trump on Friday pressured U.S. companies to leave China after Beijing unveiled retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion in U.S. goods, stoking fears their escalating trade war will tip the global economy into recession......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2019