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GLOBAL MARKETS-Hopes for U.S.-China trade progress push global stock index to record high

3:10am IST

* Reports of U.S. willingness to cut tariffs boost risk assets

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stock index hits record high as U.S.-China trade deal optimism climbs

1:01am IST

* Pound traders lock in profits before British election result

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stock index hits record high as U.S.-China trade deal optimism climbs

12 Dec 2019

* Pound traders lock in profits before British election result

Wall Street Weekahead: State of the Union more likely to raise eyebrows than stocks

28 Jan 2018

Anybody hoping for a replay of the stock market advance that followed U.S. President Donald Trump's first address to Congress may be disappointed. This time around, shares could suffer if Trump does not tread carefully on hot-button issues.

Trump's State of the Union more likely to raise eyebrows than stocks

26 Jan 2018

Anybody hoping for a replay of the stock market advance that followed U.S. President Donald Trump’s first address to Congress may be disappointed. This time around, shares could suffer if Trump does not tread carefully on hot-button issues.

Investors yawn at latest U.S. government shutdown squabble

18 Jan 2018

Investors have shrugged off the latest threat of a federal government shutdown, saying they are not worried about a major pullback in shares even if U.S. lawmakers fail to strike a deal.

Wall Street hits new highs on earnings optimism, data

13 Jan 2018

Wall Street continued its rally on Friday with record closing highs as the fourth-quarter earnings season kicked off with solid results from banks and robust retail sales drove investor optimism about economic growth. | Video

Wall St. rises with oil prices, earnings optimism

12 Jan 2018

Wall Street closed at record highs on Thursday as rising oil prices lifted energy stocks and investors bet on a strong U.S. corporate earnings season. | Video

Wall Street falls on China, NAFTA concerns

11 Jan 2018

NEW YORK The three major U.S. stock indexes ended lower on Wednesday after a choppy trading session as investors worried that China would slow U.S. government bond purchases and that U.S. President Donald Trump would end a key trade agreement. | Video

Wall St. climbs with boost from healthcare, banks

10 Jan 2018

Wall Street's major indexes extended the New Year rally to close at record levels on Tuesday on investor optimism ahead of quarterly earnings reports and hopes for easing tensions with North Korea. | Video

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