Survey Sees Cautious Investor Sentiment
Institutional investors and analysts express concerns on geopolitical tensions and a slowing global economy.
China Posts Lowest Economic Growth in 27 Years
The country’s economy experienced a significant slowdown as it faces trade tensions with the United States.
U.S. Trade Deficit Jumps to Five-Month High
Trade tensions between the United States and China continue to spur volatility.
FedEx Sues U.S. Government Over Export Rules After Huawei Dispute
The lawsuit comes after Huawei demanded to know why the shipping company didn’t deliver a package to the United States.
IEA Cuts Oil Demand Forecast
Oil demand growth falls to its lowest level in years as the global economy slows.
U.S. Blacklists Huawei Amid Escalating Trade Dispute With China
Huawei and 70 affiliates were placed on the U.S. trade blacklist.
China Raises Tariffs on $60 Billion of U.S. Goods
The increased tariffs are in retaliation for the Trump administration’s latest decision to increase duties on Chinese products.
Global Auto Sales to Fall More Than Expected
S&P Global Ratings had previously forecast modest growth in China and Europe.
U.S. Trade Gap Jumps 12.5% to 10-Year High
President Trump's tariffs haven't closed the trade gap with China, which rose 11.6% to a record $419 billion in 2018.
Alibaba Boosts Stake in Chinese Bank to 4.8%
The e-commerce giant joins rival Tencent in becoming a major CICC shareholder as both firms eye opportunities in fintech.
Trump Taps Treasury Official as World Bank Head
David Malpass has criticized the bank's lending policies, raising concerns that he has been selected to push "a U.S.-policy-driven agenda.”