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Bloomberg: Global Stock Slide Stalls, Treasury Yields Recover: Markets Wrap
A global equity sell-off ran out of steam in Asia as investors continued to grapple with an escalating exchange of trade and investment restrictions, triggered by the Trump administration. Treasury yields edged higher for the first time in four sessions. [more...]
Bloomberg: Instagram Is Estimated to Be Worth More than $100 Billion
Facebook Inc.’s Instagram is estimated to be worth more than $100 billion, if it were a stand-alone company, marking a 100-fold return for the app was purchased in 2012, according to data compiled by Bloomberg Intelligence. [more...]
Bloomberg: Trade Tensions Rattle U.S. Stocks, Dollar Weakens: Markets Wrap
Escalating trade tensions sent U.S. stocks to the steepest drop since early April, as President Donald Trump’s threats of more protectionism against major partners were met with Chinese and European vows of retaliation. [more...]
Bloomberg: Chinese Stocks Poised to Enter Bear Market
Chinese stocks fell, with the benchmark gauge poised to enter a bear market, amid growing concern about the country’s resilience to a trade war with the U.S. [more...]
Bloomberg: GSAM's Patel Says Trade War Risks Now More Than Just Talk
Investors are growing increasingly nervous that trade war rhetoric is escalating into something of real consequence, according to Goldman Sachs Asset Management International Chief Executive Officer Sheila Patel. [more...]
Bloomberg: It's the Bleakest Monday for Emerging-Market Traders Since 2016 
The week could hardly have gotten off to a worse start for investors in emerging-market currencies. MSCI’s index of developing-nation currencies is down 0.5 percent, its worst performance on a Monday since August 2016. [more...]
Bloomberg: Europe News Moving the Dollar More Than U.S. Data—For Now
The dollar is ebbing and flowing more to developments across the Atlantic than to domestic forces, Bank of America Merrill Lynch strategists say. They cite several examples this year where movements in the U.S. currency appear to have been powered overwhelmingly by weakness in the euro rather than by news from within its own borders.  [more...]
Reuters: Global stocks fall as trade row intensifies, dollar wobbles
World stocks extended a sell-off on Tuesday as escalating trade tussles between the United States and other major economies steered investors away from riskier assets, with markets in China bearing the brunt of investor anxiety. [more...]
Reuters: Trump tariffs force companies to rework supply chains
From global manufacturers such as Harley-Davidson Inc (HOG.N) to small tech startups, companies are scrambling to rework supply chains built for an era of stable, open trade policy that is now under threat. [more...]
CNBC: Trump tariffs backfire as EU retaliation will force American icon Harley-Davidson to build overseas
Shares of Harley-Davidson plunged Monday after the iconic American motorcycle manufacturer said it will begin shifting some production overseas to offset the impact of retaliatory EU tariffs on certain U.S. goods. [more...]
CNBC: Apple's Tim Cook shares a rule that leaders should live by
As the CEO of one of the world’s most valuable companies, Tim Cook has a pretty decent platform for sharing leadership advice. And he frequently does. The Apple chief is a prominent spokesperson for diversity and inclusion issues and has made headlines for speaking out on some of America's most controversial political policies. [more...]
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