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Sujata Rao

Investors charge back into stocks on signs coronavirus spread is slowing

12 Feb 2020

LONDON A drop in the number of new coronavirus cases and the Federal Reserve chairman's optimistic view of the economy lifted world stocks for a third day on Wednesday and sparked a 2% rally in oil prices, on hopes the epidemic's effects would be contained.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Investors charge back into stocks on signs coronavirus spread is slowing

12 Feb 2020

* Oil prices extend rebound from 13-month lows (Updates throughout, changes byline, dateline)

UPDATE 2-Irish bonds mostly unfazed by nationalists' strong election showing

10 Feb 2020

* Euro zone periphery govt bond yields http://tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Updates prices, adds details)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stimulus hope, virus containment steps fuel renewed equity surge

05 Feb 2020

* Oil markets worried about demand disruptions (Updates prices, adds charts, detail)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stimulus hopes, virus containment steps lift world stocks

05 Feb 2020

* Oil markets worried about demand disruptions (Updates throughout, changes byline, dateline)

Pound lifted off six-week low by upbeat construction data

04 Feb 2020

LONDON Sterling rebounded off six-week lows against the dollar on Tuesday after better-than-expected construction activity data offset fears of a hard Brexit fuelled by the government's tough stance in European Union trade talks.

UPDATE 3-Pound lifted off six-week low by upbeat construction data

04 Feb 2020

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv (Adds latest prices, bullet points)

Pound pummelled as Johnson's tough talk rekindles hard Brexit fears

03 Feb 2020

LONDON Sterling fell by 1.5% on Monday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson set out tough terms for Brexit talks with the European Union, rekindling fears Britain would reach the end of an 11-month transition period without agreeing a trade deal.

UPDATE 2-Pound pummelled as Johnson's tough talk rekindles hard Brexit fears

03 Feb 2020

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv (Updates prices and adds fresh quote)

Daily Briefing: A global emergency

31 Jan 2020

Even by the high standards of Januaries past, this one has been pretty tumultuous: Iran-U.S. confrontations, the Phase 1 trade agreement, bumper FAANG earnings, Brexit, efforts to impeach a U.S. president and finally the coronavirus outbreak that took a chunk out of stock markets' value this week.

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