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Oil clambers larger as OPEC, allies transfer nearer to deeper

[ad_1] SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil costs jumped 1.5% on Wednesday on hopes that main producers have made progress in direction of sealing an settlement to implement deeper output cuts aimed toward offsetting the droop in demand brought on by the worldwide coronavirus outbreak. FILE PHOTO: Pump jacks function at sundown in Midland, Texas, U.S., February […]

Trump Fed nominee Shelton hits bipartisan skepticism in Senate hearing

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal Reserve board nominee Judy Shelton faced deep skepticism from Republicans and Democrats on the Senate Banking Committee on Thursday, as lawmakers challenged her independence from President Donald Trump and characterized her thinking as too far outside the mainstream to trust with the nation’s economy. After the hearing, three Republican senators […]

Trump touts stock market’s record run, but who benefits?

[ad_1] (Reuters) – Donald Trump loves to trumpet the hot U.S. stock market as a key achievement of his presidency, and he was in full self-congratulatory mode on that front during Tuesday night’s State of the Union address. U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of the […]

Greenback bounces after end-2019 selloff, yuan shrugs off coverage easing

[ad_1] (Reuters) – The greenback snapped a six-day dropping streak so as to add 0.25% on Thursday, the primary buying and selling day of 2020, pushing the euro off five-month highs whereas the offshore yuan shrugged off reserve ratio cuts that might add $115 billion value of liquidity. FILE PHOTO: U.S. 100 greenback notes are […]

Divided Fed set to chop rates of interest this week, however then what?

[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Deep disagreements inside the Federal Reserve over the financial outlook and the way the U.S. central financial institution ought to reply is not going to cease policymakers from chopping rates of interest at a two-day assembly that begins on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell testifies earlier […]

Waning ECB stimulus bets push bond yields higher

[ad_1] LONDON (Reuters) – Global bond yields rose on Monday, amid growing caution over the extent to which the European Central Bank will add stimulus to boost an ailing economy this week and rising hopes that Berlin could loosen its purse strings. FILE PHOTO: The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the […]

Trump heaps one other 5% tariff on Chinese language items in newest tit-for-tat escalation

[ad_1] WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday lashed again at a brand new spherical of Chinese language tariffs by heaping a further 5% obligation on some $550 billion in focused Chinese language items within the newest tit-for-tat commerce struggle escalation by the world’s two largest economies. FILE PHOTO: Containers are seen on […]

Carmakers race higher, Johnson jitters for sterling

[ad_1] LONDON (Reuters) – A speeding autos sector and hopes for even lower borrowing costs buoyed world stocks on Tuesday, while a brief sterling rally proved short-lived as hard-Brexit advocate Boris Johnson was confirmed as Britain’s new prime minister. FILE PHOTO: The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in […]

Strong stock and bond markets at odds over global growth

[ad_1] NEW YORK (Reuters) – It looks like something has to give in global markets. Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., April 18, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Stocks and bonds around the world have rallied atypically together since the start of the year, rewarding investors both […]

Slowing manufacturing hiring may point to fraying U.S. expansion

[ad_1] NEW YORK (Reuters) – The longest streak of U.S. factory hiring in a quarter century came to an unexpected end last month, and a clouded outlook for important manufacturing sectors like autos may impede a quick rebound, undermining a key plank of U.S. President Donald Trump’s economic agenda. FILE PHOTO: A line worker installs […]