• 10 things you need to know in markets today

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Thursday.
    1. Asian shares gave up early gains on Thursday as upbeat Wall Street earnings supported global investor sentiment but trade war jitters pushed China's offshore yuan to a fresh one-year low. Japan's Nikkei closed down 0.11%, the Hong Kong Hang Seng is down 0.30% at the time of writing , and the Shanghai Composite is down 0.58% at the same time.
    2. Oil rose as much as 1% on Wednesday after US production rose to a record high and stockpiles jumped unexpectedly. US West Texas Intermediate is down 0.3% to $68.71 at the time of...
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  • Asian shares struggle as trade worries offset gains from Wall Street earnings

    Asian shares struggle as trade worries offset gains from Wall Street earnings

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    Asian shares on Thursday struggled to hold earlier gains made after upbeat Wall Street earnings, as trade war jitters rattled China's stock and currency markets, with the yuan hitting fresh one-year lows.
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