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India

Thyagaraju Adinarayan

UPDATE 2-German court's ECB bond buy ruling hits euro, bonds, stocks

05 May 2020

* Euro set for biggest 1-day drop in over a month (Updates with price action in southern Europe, adds comment, chart, bullets)

REFILE-FOREX-Dollar hovers above 2-week low before Fed meeting

29 Apr 2020

LONDON, April 29 The dollar held shy of two-week lows against its rivals on Wednesday, with high-yielding currencies leading gainers as investors bet on central bank easing to remain even as partial lifting of coronavirus lockdowns grew.

Tech & healthcare tighten grip on world stock markets

24 Apr 2020

LONDON The technology and healthcare sectors have tightened their grip on global stock markets since the coronavirus shock knocked world shares from February's record highs.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Markets brush off ugly data, pin hopes on stimulus

23 Apr 2020

LONDON, April 23 World stocks inched up on Thursday on hopes for a massive joint stimulus fund to support the European Union during the coronavirus crisis and on an ongoing rebound in oil prices, while investors brushed off a slew of awful economic data.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks pause before key EU meeting on coronavirus aid

23 Apr 2020

LONDON, April 23 Caution gripped markets on Thursday, with stocks falling before a key Eurogroup meeting to discuss joint stimulus measures, offsetting optimism from a fresh round of U.S. coronavirus aid and a recovery in oil prices.

Rush to junk bonds gathers pace on Fed's `game-changing' pledge

17 Apr 2020

LONDON Junk-rated bonds saw record inflows of $10.5 billion in the week to Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve's "game-changing" move to expand its corporate bond-buying programme to include some speculative-grade debt, BofA said on Friday.

RPT-Dividend futures bounce indicates despair lifting

15 Apr 2020

LONDON, April 15 A dramatic jump in equity dividend futures amid the continued rush of dividend cuts from companies desperate to preserve cash is implying growing confidence that shareholder payouts could make a comeback after this year's drought.

Dividend futures bounce indicates despair lifting

14 Apr 2020

LONDON A dramatic jump in equity dividend futures amid the continued rush of dividend cuts from companies desperate to preserve cash is implying growing confidence that shareholder payouts could make a comeback after this year's drought.

Sterling steadies as PM Johnson expected back at his office "shortly"

06 Apr 2020

LONDON Sterling steadied against the dollar on Monday, recovering from a slight dip overnight on expectations that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will "shortly" be back at work after being taken to hospital with persistent coronavirus symptoms.

UPDATE 2-Sterling steadies as PM Johnson expected back at his office "shortly"

06 Apr 2020

* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv (Updates prices, adds background and analyst comment)

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