Geopolitical tensions

NUSA DUA, Indonesia | The Latest: IMF pledges to guard growth, financial stability

NUSA DUA, Indonesia — The Latest on the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Bali, Indonesia (all times local): 1:45 p.m. The International Monetary Fund has wrapped up its annual meeting pledging to act to protect world growth and financial stability from risks linked to trade and geopolitical tensions. IMF … Continue reading NUSA DUA, Indonesia | The Latest: IMF pledges to guard growth, financial stability

LONDON | Geopolitical tensions lead to drop in company IPOs – study

LONDON — A survey shows that companies’ initial public offerings of shares fell by a fifth in the first half of 2018 due to geopolitical tensions like Brexit and the threat of trade wars. In a report released Thursday, law firm Baker McKenzie cites the lack of progress in Britain’s exit from the European Union … Continue reading LONDON | Geopolitical tensions lead to drop in company IPOs – study