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Koh Gui Qing

U.S. banks sweat regulatory exposure from pandemic loans

21 Oct 2020

BOSTON/NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Banks that facilitated the U.S. government's Paycheck Protection Program at first saw the effort as a small revenue booster with a patriotic bonus, shepherding $525 billion in loans to businesses slammed by the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pfizer vaccine hopes lift world stocks; dollar, gold on the defensive

17 Oct 2020

NEW YORK Global shares bounced on Friday while safe havens such as the dollar were on the defensive as investors welcomed news that drugmaker Pfizer Inc could have a coronavirus vaccine ready in the United States by the end of this year.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Pfizer vaccine hopes lift world stocks; dollar, gold on the defensive

16 Oct 2020

NEW YORK, Oct 16 Global shares rose on Friday while safe-havens such as the dollar softened as investors welcomed news that drugmaker Pfizer Inc could have a coronavirus vaccine ready in the United States by the end of this year.

GLOBAL MARKETS -Pfizer vaccine hopes aid world stocks; U.S. dollar, gold on the defensive

16 Oct 2020

NEW YORK/LONDON, Oct 16 Global shares rose on Friday while the dollar was on the defensive, after drugmaker Pfizer Inc said it may apply for a U.S. emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in November, assuaging market fears that a resurgent pandemic may scuttle a fragile economic recovery.

Virus, stimulus angst hit world stocks; dollar shines

16 Oct 2020

NEW YORK/LONDON Global shares closed lower on Thursday as investors shied from risk and sought safe havens such as the U.S. dollar on fears that a resurgence in coronavirus cases and a lack of more U.S. fiscal stimulus would hobble the world economy. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS -Virus, stimulus angst hit world stocks as safe U.S. dollar shines

15 Oct 2020

NEW YORK/LONDON, Oct 15 Global shares dropped on Thursday as investors shied from risk and sought safe-havens such as the U.S. dollar on fears that a resurgence in coronavirus cases and a lack of more U.S. fiscal stimulus would hobble the world economy.

GLOBAL MARKETS -World stocks drop on virus, stimulus angst; U.S. dollar shines

15 Oct 2020

NEW YORK/LONDON, Oct 15 Global stock markets dropped on Thursday as investors shied from risk and sought safe havens such as the U.S. dollar on fears that a resurgence in coronavirus cases and a lack of more U.S. fiscal stimulus would hobble the world economy.

World stocks sag on pandemic surge, gold gains on safety bid

15 Oct 2020

NEW YORK Global stock markets mostly retreated on Wednesday as a record number of new coronavirus infections in parts of Europe led investors to shift away from risky assets to traditional safe havens such as gold and the Japanese yen.

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