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SINGAPORE  | Global shares bounce back on strong China economic data

SINGAPORE — Shares were mostly higher in Europe on Tuesday after a mixed day in Asia, as strong economic data from China suggested global growth is on the uptick. KEEPING SCORE: European shares rose in early trading. Germany’s DAX rose 1.1 percent to 12,906.82 and France’s CAC 40 added 0.6 percent to 5,505.34. Britain’s FTSE … Continue reading SINGAPORE  | Global shares bounce back on strong China economic data

HONG KONG  | Global shares mixed, Hong Kong jumps as Trump softens tone

HONG KONG  — World stocks were mixed Monday, with Asian gains led by Hong Kong after President Donald Trump softened his tone on trade, saying he would seek a way to keep Chinese technology company ZTE in business despite U.S. sanctions. KEEPING SCORE: European shares were mixed in early trading. France’s CAC 40 dipped 0.2 … Continue reading HONG KONG  | Global shares mixed, Hong Kong jumps as Trump softens tone

SEOUL, South Korea  | Oil jumps, global shares mixed after US leaves Iran deal

SEOUL, South Korea  — Oil prices surged while global stock markets traded mixed on Wednesday after President Donald Trump announced the United States will withdraw from a 2015 nuclear accord with Iran and re-impose sanctions. KEEPING SCORE: European stocks were moderately higher with Britain’s FTSE 100 up 0.6 percent to 7,610.13. France’s CAC 40 added … Continue reading SEOUL, South Korea  | Oil jumps, global shares mixed after US leaves Iran deal

BANGKOK  | Global shares mixed as investors look ahead to Fed meeting

BANGKOK — Shares were higher in Europe on Wednesday after a day of losses in most Asian markets. Investors are looking ahead to Federal Reserve meeting and to China-U.S. trade talks later in the week. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX added 1.2 percent to 12,756.54 and the CAC 40 of France gained 0.2 percent to 5,533.29. … Continue reading BANGKOK  | Global shares mixed as investors look ahead to Fed meeting

LONDON | Global shares start busy data week solidly

LONDON — Global stock markets advanced Monday ahead of a raft of potentially market-moving economic data from around the world that culminates with U.S. jobs data for April. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany’s DAX was up 0.1 percent to 12,591 while the CAC 40 of France rose 0.4 percent to 5,499. The FTSE 100 in … Continue reading LONDON | Global shares start busy data week solidly

Global shares advance on strong China factory data

Shares were higher in Europe and Asia on Monday following the release of better-than-expected manufacturing data for China. Markets were closed in Japan and mainland China. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX rose 0.2 percent to 12,608.52 and the CAC 40 of France added 0.2 percent to 5,494.72. The FTSE 100 of Britain climbed 0.4 percent to … Continue reading Global shares advance on strong China factory data

Global shares mostly lower following Fed interest rate hike

BANGKOK /March 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Thursday after U.S. stock indexes finished with small losses following the Federal Reserve’s interest rate hike. China said it was prepared to defend its interests as the administration of President Donald Trump prepared to announce tariffs on imports from China. KEEPING SCORE: Britain’s … Continue reading Global shares mostly lower following Fed interest rate hike

Global shares mixed as Tillerson exit hits Asian markets

TOKYO  /March 14, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Global shares were mixed Wednesday as Asian markets took a hit from the abrupt departure of U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 added 0.2 percent to 5,254.76. Germany’s DAX climbed 0.2 percent to 12,245.56 and Britain’s FTSE 100 gained nearly 0.2 percent to 7,149.96. … Continue reading Global shares mixed as Tillerson exit hits Asian markets