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Tag Archives: #Asia_Daybook

Trump’s trade decisions

Progress for German politics is buoying the euro, the U.S. and China may be headed toward a trade war, and North Korea visits Seoul. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. U.S.-China Trade-Clash Fears (Bloomberg)-The next month will be crucial in signaling whether U.S. President Donald Trump’s threats to get tough …

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Asia roundup: antipodeans firm near multi-month peaks, Dollar eases on U.S. government shutdown worries, Asian shares at record high – Friday, January 19th, 2018

Asia roundup: antipodeans firm near multi-month peaks, Dollar eases on U.S. government shutdown worries, Asian shares at record high – Friday, January 19th, 2018 Market Roundup U.S. House passes short-term spending bill, Senate fight erupts. Fed’s Mester says further rate hikes in 2018, 2019 ‘appropriate’. Fed’s Williams under consideration for …

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Asia roundup: Aussie edges down as unemployment rate rises, Euro eases from 3-year peak after ECB officials’ comments, Asian shares hit record peak – Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Asia roundup: Aussie edges down as unemployment rate rises, Euro eases from 3-year peak after ECB officials’ comments, Asian shares hit record peak – Thursday, January 18th, 2018 Market Roundup Australia employment +34,700 s/adj in Dec (vs Nov +63,600, forecast of +9,000). China’s Dec new home prices m/m +0.4% (vs …

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When markets look so good, it’s worrying

The start of 2018 has been so good for markets, strategists are already warning about complacency. Meanwhile, China suffers another bout of fake economic data, and cryptocurrencies slide as regulatory and demand concerns linger. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about today. Sounding the Complacency Alarm (Bloomberg)-Two of the biggest …

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Global stocks hit record highs (again)

Stocks and commodities keep on climbing, Trump makes moves to check China’s influence in Latin America, and attention turns to Friday’s U.S. jobs report. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. Global Stocks Keep Climbing (Bloomberg)_Stocks rallied around the world Thursday on signs the global economic expansion that pushed benchmarks to records …

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North Korea’s hotline is open

A renewed hotline between North and South Korea, JPMorgan’s best bets in Asia, and two currencies to watch for on the U.S. foreign-exchange manipulator watch list. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. Korean Hotline (Bloomberg)-Leaving aside the issue of how big anyone’s nuclear button is, North Korea contacted authorities in …

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