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Factbox: Safe havens emerge in China, South Asia as recession risks grow

Fears of a global recession are on the rise as the U.S.-China trade war re-escalated in May, sending investors to the safety of U.S Treasuries, the Japanese yen and gold......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2019

Safe havens emerge in China, South Asia as recession risks grow

Fears of a global recession are on the rise as the U.S.-China trade war re-escalated in May, sending investors to the safety of U.S Treasuries, the Japanese yen and gold......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2019

Asia shares rise on trade war hopes, firm U.S. data; safe havens sold

Asian stocks joined global peers and rose on Friday while safe havens such as government bonds and the yen were on the defensive amid hopes for easing U.S.-China trade tensions and as firm U.S. economic data increased risk appetites......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 6th, 2019

World stocks slip as bond markets ring recession alarms

World stocks nudged down on Wednesday as deepening inversion of the U.S. bond yield curve a day earlier threw up reminders of looming recession risks, sending investors toward safe havens such as the Japanese yen and precious metals......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 28th, 2019

Asia shares edge up as stimulus hopes temper recession worries

Asian shares rose on Tuesday as hopes for stimulus in major economies tempered anxiety about a global recession, boosting riskier assets and drawing money from safe-havens such as bonds and gold......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 20th, 2019

Geopolitical Chaos Slams Stocks As Traders Flood Into Safe-Havens

With 'everyone' on vacation, geopolitical chaos drove risk-off today China trade war Hong Kong revolt PLA buildup German recession Italeave Epstein farce Argentina's ARS pounded .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 12th, 2019

Cautious calm reigns after Washington softens trade war rhetoric

A cautious calm returned to stock markets on Wednesday as softer rhetoric from Washington on the U.S.-China trade war soothed investors, though demand for safe-haven assets like government debt underscored lingering anxiety over recession risks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 7th, 2019

Explainer: Why Asia"s biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars

China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by the end of the next decade at a cost of billions of dollars......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 17th, 2019

Asia shares rise on trade talks hope, firm U.S. data; safe havens sold

Asian stocks gained on Friday, joining a global trend as investors took heart from firm U.S. economic data plans hopes a meeting between U.S. and Chinese negotiators next month signals an easing in trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 6th, 2019

Factories fettered by trade wars, faltering demand in August

The bitter trade war between China and the United States kept global factory activity largely in decline in August, business surveys showed, strengthening the case for policymakers to unleash fresh stimulus to fend off recession risks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 2nd, 2019

Asia stocks, bond yields rise on hopes of easing trade war tension

Asian stocks rose in step with their global peers on Tuesday while safe-haven bonds retreated, after U.S. President Donald Trump softened his tone against China and predicted the two countries would be able to reach a trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 27th, 2019

Oil drops as recession risks mount with trade war tariffs

Oil prices fell on Monday, pushing U.S. crude to the lowest in more than two weeks, as an intensifying trade war between the U.S. and China undermined confidence in global economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 26th, 2019

Asia shares shaken, yen jumps on China-U.S. trade jitters

Asian shares seemed set for a turbulent start on Monday as the latest salvo in the U.S.-China trade war shook confidence in the world economy and sent investors steaming to the safe harbor of sovereign bonds and the Japanese yen......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 25th, 2019

Stocks tumble, yen rallies as U.S. and China escalate trade war

Stocks, the dollar and oil prices fell on Friday while safe havens rose after President Donald Trump demanded U.S. companies look at alternatives to China for manufacturing, following Beijing's retaliatory tariffs on American goods......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2019

Stocks tumble, yen rallies as Trump threatens to counter new China tariffs

Stocks, the dollar and oil prices fell on Friday while safe havens rose after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to further escalate his trade war with China "this afternoon," following a new round of retaliatory tariffs from Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2019

Safe havens rise as recession concerns trigger easing bets

Traditional safe-havens including the Japanese yen and U.S. Treasuries were sought out on Tuesday even as there were signs that more economic stimulus was on its way, as traders focused on concerns over a global deceleration......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 20th, 2019

Safe-havens rise as recession concerns boost hopes for easing

Traditional safe-havens including the Japanese yen and U.S. Treasuries were sought out on Tuesday even as there were signs that more economic stimulus was on its way, as traders focused on concerns over a global deceleration......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 20th, 2019

Asian shares nudge higher on stimulus hopes, recession fears ease

Asian shares extended their gains on Tuesday as hopes for stimulus in major economies tempered anxiety about a global recession, helping boost riskier assets and drawing money from safe-havens such as bonds and gold......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 19th, 2019

Asia Markets: Asian markets rise as investors keep wary eye on recession risks

Asian shares were higher Monday, as investors continue to rejigger their read on President Donald Trump’s trade war and growing worries about slowing economies around the world......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 19th, 2019

Japan"s exports slip for eighth month, sales to China drop as recession fears grow

Japan's exports slipped for an eighth month in July, while manufacturers' confidence turned negative for the first time in over six years as China-bound sales slumped again in a fresh sign the Sino-U.S. trade war could tip the economy into recession......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 18th, 2019

Top Trump advisers downplay recession risks after tumultuous week in the markets

Larry Kudlow and Peter Navarro appeared on Sunday morning shows to argue that the president's trade offensive against China isn’t harming American producers or consumers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 18th, 2019