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Global funds prefer stocks despite risks still at play: Reuters poll

31 Jan 2020

BENGALURU Funds increased their preference for stocks to a two-year high at the expense of bonds and cash holdings in their model global portfolio recommendations this month in a Reuters poll, despite world share markets struggling on the coronavirus breakout.

U.S. economy to coast, no big boost expected from trade deal: Reuters poll

23 Jan 2020

BENGALURU The initial trade deal between Washington and Beijing is unlikely to provide a significant boost to the U.S. economy and will only reduce the downside risk or at best help activity moderately, a Reuters poll showed.

Global funds maintain defensive holding pattern in December: Reuters poll

31 Dec 2019

BENGALURU Global fund managers kept their recommendations largely steady in December, with a preference for equities turned down slightly despite a rally in world stocks, which has set the S&P 500 on course for its best year since 2013, a Reuters poll showed.

Global funds raise stock allocations at the expense of cash: Reuters poll

29 Nov 2019

BENGALURU Global funds recommended switching cash back into equities in November as stocks worldwide rose to near record highs despite a lack of clarity over how, when, or if a truce will be called on the damaging U.S.-China trade war, a Reuters poll showed. | Video

Global funds prefer stocks on policy easing, bond rally - Reuters poll

01 Nov 2019

BENGALURU Global funds recommended an increase in equity exposure in October to obtain better returns at a time when stocks and bonds have rallied simultaneously on policy easing and monetary stimulus offered by major central banks, a Reuters poll found.

Deeper global slowdown still more likely despite round of rate cuts: Reuters poll

25 Oct 2019

BENGALURU A steeper decline in global economic growth still more likely than a synchronized recovery, even as multiple central banks dole out rounds of monetary easing, according to economists polled by Reuters in recent weeks.

Stocks out of favor again as global funds prefer bonds in September: Reuters poll

30 Sep 2019

BENGALURU Global investors recommended a cut to equity exposure in September for the sixth month in a row as growth concerns driven by the ongoing U.S.-China trade war pushed them to maintain their preference for bonds, a Reuters poll showed.

G10 currencies to dance to dollar's tune, trade-war and Fed song

06 Sep 2019

BENGALURU Group of 10 currencies will be driven by the U.S.-China trade war and actions by the U.S. Federal Reserve in coming months, while economic developments in other parts of the world are likely to take second stage, a Reuters poll found.

RPT-POLL-Funds cut stocks to near 3-yr low, say correction risk significant

02 Sep 2019

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Funds cut stocks to near three-year low, say correction risk significant: Reuters poll

30 Aug 2019

BENGALURU Global funds in August recommended an increase to bonds and cash holdings to the highest since early 2013 at least and cut equities to the lowest since late 2016, penciling in a more than 45% chance of a significant correction in stock markets this year.

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