Archive for March 4th, 2019

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Stocks Lifted by Rising Confidence that a Big U.S.-Chinese Trade Deal Is Almost at Hand

March 4, 2019

Share prices advanced Monday by 1.1% in China, 1.0% in Japan and Singapore, and 0.9% in Hong Kong. In Europe, stock markets have thus far strengthened 0.7% in the U.K., 0.6% in France but only 0.2% in Germany. Ten-year sovereign debt yields rose a basis point in Japan and Britain but slipped 2 basis points […] More