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Asian stocks slip after European surge fades, dollar edges up


TOKYO Asian stocks slipped on Tuesday, their recent recovery stalling after European equities broke a winning streak, while the dollar edged up to pull further away from three-year lows.

Oil markets mixed on lower Canadian flows, firmer dollar

SINGAPORE Oil markets were split on Tuesday, with U.S. crude was pushed up by reduced flows from Canada while international Brent prices eased.

7:41am IST

BOJ to keep retreating from stimulus under Kuroda: ex-central banker Kiuchi

TOKYO The reappointment of Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda for another five-year term means the central bank will continue to gradually edge away from crisis-mode stimulus, former BOJ board member Takahide Kiuchi said.

7:45am IST

Dollar steadies but dogged by worries over deficits, inflation

TOKYO The dollar steadied on Tuesday after pulling ahead from a three-year low against a currency basket the previous day, though it was dogged by growing concerns a ballooning fiscal deficit in the United States could disrupt the economy.

6:56am IST

BlackRock upgrades outlook for U.S. stocks on earnings momentum

The world's biggest asset manager BlackRock Inc upgraded its view on U.S. stocks, citing very strong earnings momentum, while cutting European stocks to neutral.

12:30am IST

EU chooses Spain's de Guindos for ECB vice-chair, paving way for German head

BRUSSELS Euro zone finance ministers on Monday chose Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos to succeed European Central Bank Vice President Vitor Constancio in May, a move likely to boost the chances of a German becoming head of the ECB next year.

3:58am IST
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BRIEF-Supreme Infrastructure India Dec-Qtr Loss Widens


19 Feb 2018

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 19

Feb 19 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 12 points higher at 7,306.4 on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.20 percent ahead of the cash market open.

19 Feb 2018

UPDATE 2-European shares build on recovery, Airbus shines

* Old Mutual, Anglo American rise on Zuma resignation (Adds details, closing prices)

Hong Kong shares rebound sharply ahead of Lunar New Year holiday

* HSI financial sector sub-index is 3 percent higher; property sector up 2 percent

14 Feb 2018
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