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Global geopolitical series: trump’s metal tariff plan brings EU to negotiating table

Global geopolitical series: trump’s metal tariff plan brings EU to negotiating table Earlier this month, President Trump announced 25 percent tariff on all Steel imports and 10 percent tariff on all Aluminum imports. While President Trump said that these tariffs are targeted to revive U.S. domestic Steel and Aluminum industries, …

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America’s roundup: Dollar index rebounds from one-month low, US stocks tumble to worst day in six weeks after Trump tariff action, Gold futures settle up, Oil retreats after failing to hit $70/barrel-march 23rd, 2018

America’s roundup: Dollar index rebounds from one-month low, US stocks tumble to worst day in six weeks after Trump tariff action, Gold futures settle up, Oil retreats after failing to hit $70/barrel-march 23rd, 2018 Market Roundup • Trump sets China tariff plan, edges away from global trade war. • China …

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Trump’s biggest economic gamble yet

Trump’s biggest economic gamble yet   U.S. President Donald Trump announced his much-anticipated tariff measures against China as stocks tank and bonds surge. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about. China Tariffs (Bloomberg)-President Donald Trump took the biggest economic gamble of his presidency, ordering sweeping tariffs on Chinese goods in a …

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Global geopolitical series: Trump defends better relations with Russia as ‘good thing’

Global geopolitical series: Trump defends better relations with Russia as ‘good thing’ American mainstream media and politicians from both parties went berserk (though crazy is more appropriate word) after it was revealed that President Trump congratulated Russian president Vladimir Putin on his overwhelming election victory(which is actually a regular affair, …

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German bunds surge after March manufacturing PMI misses expectations, IFO (Institute for Economic Research) business climate index in line with estimates

German bunds surge after March manufacturing PMI misses expectations, IFO (Institute for Economic Research) business climate index in line with estimates The German bunds surged during European session Thursday after the country’s manufacturing PMI for the month of March missed market expectations, also falling as compared to the reading in …

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BOE monetary policy preview

BOE monetary policy preview The pound has remained buoyant despite the domestic political trouble, riding on speculation that higher inflation would force the Bank of England (BoE) to increase interest rates, a materially weak dollar, better than expected unemployment report and a preliminary agreement on 21 months Brexit transition deal …

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U.S. under Trump series: Trump tweets to woo american farmers as looming trade battle threatens Soybean exports

U.S. under Trump series: Trump tweets to woo american farmers as looming trade battle threatens Soybean exports President Trump took up the opportunity on National Agriculture Day to congratulate American farmer by saying that they are the backbone of the country, “Our Nation was founded by farmers. Our independence was …

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New Zealand bonds end lower despite fall in global dairy prices at latest auction; rbnz’s monetary policy decision eyed

New Zealand bonds end lower despite fall in global dairy prices at latest auction; rbnz’s monetary policy decision eyed New Zealand government bonds ended lower Wednesday even as global dairy prices fell further at the country’s latest GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) auction. Also, investors are keen to watch the Reserve Bank of …

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Nz’s fonterra lifts 2017-18 global milk price forecast following solid demand, difficult production year

Nz’s fonterra lifts 2017-18 global milk price forecast following solid demand, difficult production year New Zealand’s Fonterra has lifted its milk price forecast for 2017-18 (+0.15/kg MS) but marked down its dividend forecast (-USD0.10/share) and investment in Beingmate (-USD405 million to USD244 million; initial investment circa USD755 million). The lift …

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