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Asian shares pause after five-day rally, Brexit in focus

Asian stocks barely moved on Thursday as soft U.S. retail sales data raised fears about the health of the world's largest economy, sucking the steam out of a five-session rally, while hopes of a Brexit deal kept sterling volatile......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 17th, 2019

Sterling falters as Brexit deal hope fades, shares pause after five-day rally

Sterling faltered on fading hopes of a Brexit deal on Thursday, while a five-session rally in Asian stocks ran out of steam as weak U.S. retail sales fanned fears about the health of the world's biggest economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 17th, 2019

Asian stocks ride Wall Street wave to 18-month peak, pound slips

Santa came early to Asia's stock markets on Tuesday as trade deal optimism, positive economic signals in China and Wall Street's rally sent shares to an 18-month high, while familiar Brexit worries knocked sterling......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 17th, 2019

Asia shares slip on Brexit snag, Texas Instruments" revenue woes

U.S. stock futures and Asian shares slipped on Wednesday as revenue warnings from Texas Instruments raised worries about the global tech sector and after British lawmakers forced the government to hit the pause button on the latest Brexit deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 23rd, 2019

Asian shares near seven-month highs, investors pause for breath

Asian shares hovered near seven-month highs early on Wednesday as global investors paused for breath after the strong rally seen earlier this week, while oil approached the key $70 per barrel mark......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 2nd, 2019

Pound soars, Asian shares rally after Brexit deal changes

The pound jumped and Asian shares rallied on Tuesday after the European Commission agreed to changes in a Brexit deal ahead of a vote in the British parliament on a divorce agreement......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 12th, 2019

Asia shares rally on U.S. jobs relief, sterling slugged by politics

Asian share markets rallied on Monday as favorable U.S. jobs data whetted risk appetites, while sterling slipped after two members of the British government resigned over Brexit and put the future of Prime Minister Theresa May in doubt......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 8th, 2018

Asia shares rally as China surges on stimulus hopes

Asian share markets swung into the black on Monday as the promise of more stimulus boosted Chinese stocks for a second session and helped offset geopolitical concerns over Saudi Arabia, Italy and Brexit......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 22nd, 2018

Battered Asia shares try to rally on talk of Fed pause

Asian share markets tried to find their footing on Friday as speculation the Federal Reserve might be "one-and-done" with U.S. rate hikes helped salve some wounds after a punishing week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 6th, 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

Asia shares check rally as US-China trade talks, Fed policy in focus

Asian shares took a breather on Thursday after an extended rally, as markets awaited more news on U.S.-China trade talks that have raised hopes of a deal to avert an all-out trade war between the economic giants......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 9th, 2019

Asia stocks snap winning streak, bonds rally on downbeat Fed

Asian shares retreated on Thursday as a gloomy outlook from the U.S. Federal Reserve challenged market optimism on the global economy, while bonds rallied on speculation that yet more stimulus would be needed to ensure recovery......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2020

Asia stocks break winning streak, bonds rally on sober Fed

Asian shares swung lower on Thursday while bonds rallied after a downbeat economic outlook from the U.S. Federal Reserve stoked speculation it would have to add to already historic levels of stimulus to underpin a recovery......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2020

Asia stock rush pauses, bonds rally on sober Fed

Asian shares eased on Thursday while bonds rallied after a downbeat economic outlook from the U.S. Federal Reserve stoked speculation it would have to add to already historic levels of stimulus to safeguard recovery......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2020

Asian shares slip after mixed Wall Street session

Asian equities slipped on Wednesday after most U.S. stocks pared gains made during their recent rally, although the Nasdaq benchmark reached its second straight day at a record high as oil prices rose......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 9th, 2020

Asia Markets: Asian shares rise after jobless data halts rally on Wall Street

hares were mostly higher in Asia on Friday after U.S. unemployment data gave the S&P 500 its first loss in five days......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 5th, 2020

Asia"s stock rally pause ahead of U.S. jobs data, euro at one-and-a-half month top

Asian stocks were poised for their biggest weekly rise in over eight years while the euro hovered near a 1-1/2 month high as Europe's central bank surprised with more stimulus, fuelling hopes for a global rebound......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 4th, 2020

Asia"s stock rally set to pause for breath ahead of U.S. jobs data

Asian stocks were set to hold tight ranges on Friday after a mixed Wall Street session and as investors awaited key U.S. jobs data while sustained hopes about a global economic recovery kept pressure on the safe-haven dollar......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 4th, 2020

Stocks make cautious gains as U.S.-China frictions slow recovery rally

Asian stocks rose on Tuesday as investors' focus on the prospects of a global coronavirus recovery won out over familiar worries about U.S.-China relations and the depth of economic damage......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 2nd, 2020

Asia stocks make cautious gains as China worries slow recovery rally

Asian stocks eked out gains on Tuesday as investors' focus on the prospects of a global coronavirus recovery won out over familiar worries about Sino-U.S. relations and the depth of economic damage......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 2nd, 2020

Asian shares defy global rally as Hong Kong unrest rattles investors

Fresh political unrest in Hong Kong over Beijing's proposed national security laws in the city hit Asian share markets on Wednesday, even as optimism about the re-opening of the world economy supported a broader global stock rally......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 27th, 2020