Currency Markets

Global stocks recover some ground at end of turbulent week

Aug 16, 2019

Global stock markets looked set to end a turbulent week on a positive note though worries about the U.S. economy and the trade conflict between the U.S. and China have the potential to derail Friday's recovery.

Global stocks lower after US falls on recession fear

Aug 15, 2019

Global stock markets mostly lower after Wall Street falls on recession fears

China's Xi gets tougher on Trump after new tariff threat

Aug 13, 2019

Facing another US tariff hike, President Xi Jinping is getting tougher instead of backing down

Stocks slide as rate cuts stoke fear of an economic slowdown

Aug 7, 2019

U.S. stocks slide as central banks around the world cut rates and stoke fear that the U.S.-China trade war will damage global economic growth.

China's yuan falls further amid trade war fears

Aug 6, 2019

China's yuan falls further against dollar as Beijing accuses Washington of 'destroying the international order,' fueling fears of global damage from their trade war

Global stocks tumble after China lets yuan sink

Aug 5, 2019

Global stocks fall after China allows yuan to fall following Trump's latest trade threat

China's yuan falls below sensitive level of 7 to US dollar

Aug 5, 2019

China's yuan falls below 7 to US dollar, possibly fueling tension with Washington

Trump's latest tariffs weighs on markets ahead of payrolls

Aug 2, 2019

Global stock markets remained under pressure Friday, particularly in Europe, after President Donald Trump's shocked investors with another tariff announcement on Chinese imports.

Global shares mixed as markets await US Fed rate decision

Jul 31, 2019

Global shares are mostly lower as investors looked cautiously ahead to U.S. Federal Reserve decision

Trade worries as Trump tweets weigh down markets again

Jul 30, 2019

European stock markets were down sharply Tuesday after President Donald Trump published a series of tweets that cast doubt on any hopes in the markets of an imminent easing in trade tensions between the U.S. and China.