* Euro set for biggest 1-day drop in over a month
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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
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
* Graphic: Trade-weighted sterling since Brexit vote http://tmsnrt.rs/2hwV9Hv
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