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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

Lagarde warns G20 leaders that trade tensions threaten global economy

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde called on G20 leaders to urgently de-escalate trade tensions and reverse tariff hikes, warning that they risked slowing global growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 1st, 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

Volkswagen warns of challenges, to redouble efforts to meet targets

Volkswagen warned on Friday of a tough year ahead as its preliminary annual results were weighed down by currency effects and supply bottlenecks caused by new emissions testing rules......»»

Category: topSource: reuters22 hr. 59 min. ago

World"s Largest Shipping Company Warns 2019 Global Economic Outlook Is Worse Than 2018

Denmark's shipping Maersk is the world's largest shipping company, and it is thus safe to say that what it sees in terms of global trade is indicative of real trade conditio.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 21st, 2019

China Warns New US Tariffs Will Be "Catastrophic" For Global Stocks

Chinese state-run newspaper the Global Times warned - or perhaps threatened - late Tuesday that failed trade negotiations would have dire consequences for global stocks.  The threat of a market catastrophe has pigeonholed the US into strik.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 20th, 2019

WTO warns of global trade slowdown as indicator hits 9-year low

A quarterly lea.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 19th, 2019

WTO warns of global trade slowdown as indicator hits 9-year low

A quarterly lead.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 19th, 2019

Analysis: These are the signs a U.S. recession may be coming

As headwinds spanning trade wars to slowing global growth buffet the U.S. economy, talk of a possible recession is picking up, leaving investors sifting through reams of data for clues......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 14th, 2019

Hilton"s better-than-feared forecast drives shares higher amid trade worries

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc on Wednesday provided a better-than-feared outlook for its key U.S. and China markets amid concerns around slowing global economic growth and trade wars, sending its shares up 7 percent......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2019

BoE"s Carney sees "delicate equilibrium" as world economy slows

Global economic growth is likely to stabilise at a new, slower pace, although China, trade wars and rising protectionism threaten the "delicate equilibrium", Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said in a speech on Tuesday. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2019

Trade wars: We"re next, European investors fear

While global markets would hail a U.S.-China trade deal, fears are growing that the European Union could be the fall guy in any breakthrough, which would allow Donald Trump to turn his attention to German cars or French luxury wines......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 30th, 2019

BOJ maintains massive stimulus as Kuroda warns of growing risks

The Bank of Japan cut its inflation forecasts on Wednesday but maintained its massive stimulus program, with Governor Haruhiko Kuroda warning of growing risks to the economy from trade protectionism and faltering global demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2019

Davos elite aren’t Trump fans anymore

Corporate elites gathered at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, are newly anxious and pointing fingers at the president, as his trade wars and government shutdown pile pressure on wobbly global growth......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 22nd, 2019

From Jaguar to Macy"s, global gloom spreads across industries

Trade wars, China’s slowdown, erratic stock markets: The outlook is getting grimmer for an increasing number of companies across the globe......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 12th, 2019