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

European Central Bank ends stimulus despite growth worries

The European Central Bank will halt at year end the stimulus program that for almost four years has reinvigorated the eurozone economy — despite new risks including global trade wars and Brexit......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 13th, 2018

SILVER 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) investors are worried about global concerns and trade wars

SILVER 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) investors are worried about global concerns and trade wars Silver markets rallied significantly during the trading session on Tuesday, as we continue to worry about global concerns and trade wars. Beyond that.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 11th, 2018

Cramer Remix: The trade war isn"t about trade—it"s about global domination

Jim Cramer explains that the U.S.-China trade war is actually about the global hegemony and who really rules the world......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyDec 7th, 2018

WTO warns of trade crisis as German car bosses face U.S. tariff talks

The global system of international trade is in crisis, the World Trade Organization (WTO) warned on Tuesday, as German car bosses gathered in Washington hoping to stave off potential tariffs on U.S. imports of luxury cars......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 4th, 2018

Farm Bust, Trade Wars, US About To Lose Top Global Soybean Exporter Status

Last week, Americans learned depressed commodity prices and the escalating China-US trade war had sparked a farm bust across the Midwest region, sending farm bankruptcies t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 2nd, 2018

G-20 Leaders Give Nod to Trump in Watered-Down Trade Language

Group of 20 nations have agreed that the current global trading system has flaws and needs reform. Leaders of the world's largest economies agreed the global system of rules that's underpinned trade for decades is flawed, in a p.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 1st, 2018

WTO Warns Global Trade Slowdown To Accelerate In Q4

Speaking at an event in Rio de Janiero last month, WTO Director General Roberto Azevêdo delivered an ominous prediction: As optimistic reports suggested that the two sides would soon restart .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 27th, 2018

China says WTO faces "profound crisis", urges reform

China on Friday urged the World Trade Organization (WTO) to close loopholes and correct practices by some member states that damage global trade, warning of a "profound crisis" facing the institution's existence......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 23rd, 2018

China: WTO changes must support developing countries

A Chinese official says Beijing will go along with World Trade Organization reforms meant to update global trade rules but they must protect China's status as a developing country......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 23rd, 2018

World economy has "passed its peak" as trade wars weigh

A global economic watchdog says world growth has passed its peak and faces growing risks, including from trade disputes and higher interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 21st, 2018

What The New Pacific Trade Agreement Could Mean For Major Currency Futures

In the midst of the shake-up in equity markets, the apotheosis of the U.S. midterms elections, and further mixed signals on U.S.-China trade negotiations, a major development in global economics flew under the radar for most investors. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 20th, 2018

A Graphic View Of The Rolling Bear Market 

By now, global investors should understand that a new regime of rising interest rates, quantitative tightening, trade tensions, and currency cr.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 16th, 2018