Yuan, stocks rally as investors bet on imminent U.S.-China deal signing

Reuters | Jan 14, 2020 at 6:42 AM

Asian shares rose, China’s yuan jumped and safe-harbour assets slipped on Tuesday, amid signs of goodwill between China and the United States, as the world’s two biggest economies prepared to sign a truce in their bitter trade war.

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China stocks slip from 2-yr highs as traders book profits; HK dips

Reuters | Jan 14, 2020 at 4:48 AM

China and Hong Kong stocks shed early gains on Tuesday, as investors locked in profits from a rally underpinned by optimism ahead of a Sino-U.S. trade deal and as key data showed signs of moderate stabilization in the world’s second-largest economy.

Yuan soars, stocks scale heights as markets cheer imminent Sino-U.S. deal signing

Financial Post | Jan 14, 2020 at 3:12 AM

Asian shares hit a 7-month high, China’s yuan jumped and safe-harbor assets slipped on Tuesday, amid signs of goodwill between China and the United States, as the world’s two biggest economies prepared to sign a truce in their trade war.

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Asiamoney Brokers Poll 2019: HSBC proves its mettle

EuroMoney | Jan 14, 2020 at 12:00 AM

Analysts have really been put to the test in 2019: they have had to factor in bouts of volatility from the US-China trade war, a U-turn by the US Federal Reserve, the threat of a slowdown in global growth and worries about the health of the financial system in China and India, among other things.