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IMF"s Lagarde warns against trade, currency wars, urges fix to global rules

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Thursday warned countries against engaging in both trade and currency wars, saying these would hurt global growth and imperil "innocent bystanders." David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

IMF’s Lagarde warns of slowing growth, potential ‘shock’ from trade dispute

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde warns in a speech that the IMF sees growth plateauing in some places and updated forecasts next week will reflect a “less bright” outlook. Trade wars are just part of the problem. .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 2nd, 2018

BMW warns on profit, blames price and trade wars

German carmaker BMW warned its pretax profit would fall this year, against earlier expectations for a flat outcome, and cut its profit margin guidance for cars, blaming intense price competition following new emissions rules. Sonia Legg reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 25th, 2018

World Markets Roiled As Turkey Currency Crisis Goes Global

For once it's not about trade wars... but the alternative is hardly better. European stocks tumbled most in a month, following Asian shares lower following contagion fears that Turkey’s economic problems will spill .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 10th, 2018

Oversold Gold Market Creating An Asymmetric Opportunity With This Strategy?

Over the last couple of weeks – I’ve written about the transition from global trade wars into currency wars. So far this year, we’ve seen the Argentina Peso and Turkish Lira get desecrated. But it’s not just Emerging Markets with ‘soft.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 9th, 2018

IMF Chief Cautions World Economy May Face Major Challenges

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde's recent forecast was particularly dim. She pointed out the sharp threat to global economic growth posed by trade wars......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 12th, 2018

WTO urges politicians to "show restraint" on trade

The World Trade Organization has issued a warning to global leaders: Trade wars will inflict major damage on the economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 12th, 2018

IMF chief Lagarde warns trade system is at risk of being ‘torn apart’

Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, has waded into the simmering trade spat between the U.S. and China to say governments should stay clear of protectionism or put the global economy at risk......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2018

Expect Some Trade Wars to End

US officials announced Tuesday negotiations for separate trade agreements with Britain, the European Union and Japan as part of efforts by President Donald Trump’s administration to rebalance global commerce. US Trade Representati.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 17th, 2018

Lagarde Sees More Market Volatility Amid Trade, Tightening Risks

Policy makers should prepare for more market volatility amid further financial tightening and “a bit choppy” waters in the global economy stemming from trade tensions, said Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 14th, 2018

Lagarde Sees More Market Volatility Amid Trade, Tightening Risks

Policy makers should prepare for more market volatility amid further financial tightening and “a bit choppy” waters in the global economy stemming from trade tensions, said Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 14th, 2018

IMF members pledge to avoid using currencies as trade weapon

The International Monetary Fund said on Saturday its members pledged to refrain from competitive currency devaluations and step up dialogue on trade, as escalating trade frictions and higher borrowing costs threatened to knock global growth......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 13th, 2018

IMF members pledge to avoid using currencies as trade weapon

The International Monetary Fund said on Saturday its members pledged to refrain from competitive currency devaluations and step up dialogue on trade, as escalating trade frictions and higher borrowing costs threatened to knock global growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 13th, 2018

Trump"s Treasury Secretary Warns China: Don"t Devalue Your Currency

“As we look at trade issues, there is no question that we want to make sure China is not doing competitive devaluations,” Steven Mnuchin told the Financial Times......»»

Category: topSource: barronsOct 10th, 2018

Need to Know: Bring on rising bond yields, trade worries — this stock doesn’t care

Our call of the day is taking a break from bond yields, trade wars or the global growth outlook......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2018

IMF cuts world growth forecast on tariff wars, emerging market strains

The International Monetary Fund has cut its global economic growth forecasts for 2018 and 2019, saying that the U.S-China trade war was taking a toll and emerging markets were struggling with tighter liquidity and capital outflows. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 9th, 2018

IMF Downgrades Global Growth Prospects, Blaming Trade Tensions

The IMF's World Economic Outlook, October 2018, warns that global expansion of gross domestic product will slow from its previous forecasts for this year and next......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 9th, 2018

Global data, rising yields and possible Fed hike on agenda this week

A raft of UK and European data, along with inflation numbers for the US, will offer more indications about the state of the global economy this week as trade wars and high oil prices continue to be a drag on growth. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 7th, 2018

IMF"s Lagarde says trade disputes dimming global growth outlook, Reuters says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 1st, 2018

IMF"s Lagarde Warns "Clouds On Horizon Have Materialized", Global Growth To Slow

IMF Managing Director Christine Lag.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 1st, 2018

Oil Prices and Trade Wars

Brent oil soared Monday close to $81, reaching the highest level since November 2014 after OPEC and other global producers snubbed pressure from U.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 24th, 2018