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Trump calls for World Bank to stop lending money to China

Trump calls for World Bank to stop lending money to China

The World Bank on Thursday adopted a plan to aid China with $1 billion to $1.5 billion in low-interest loans annually through June 2025. The plan calls for lending to "gradually decline"...

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ECB chief Christine Lagarde speaks of a new order in the world economy at debut speech

ECB chief Christine Lagarde speaks of a new order in the world economy at debut speech

European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde called for a new policy mix in Europe on Friday.

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Growth policies are less effective without a US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal, says Morgan Stanley

Growth policies are less effective without a US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal, says Morgan Stanley

The absence of a U.S.-China deal will prolong economic uncertainty globally, says Gokul Laroia, co-chief executive of Asia Pacific for Morgan Stanley.

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China’s central bank injects 200 billion yuan to boost liquidity, keeps rate unchanged

China’s central bank injects 200 billion yuan to boost liquidity, keeps rate unchanged

Several traders said the cash injection was likely a response to tighter liquidity in the interbank market from late Thursday, which pushed up borrowing costs.

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Why China isn’t cutting lending rates like the rest of the world

Why China isn’t cutting lending rates like the rest of the world

Analysts note how the central bank's neutral position may be an effort to address worries of rising inflation caused by soaring pork prices.

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Switzerland’s central bank is exploring the use of digital currencies for trading

Switzerland’s central bank is exploring the use of digital currencies for trading

Switzerland's central bank is working with the country's stock exchange to examine the possible use of digital currencies in trading.

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ECB’s Draghi backs France’s calls for further euro integration

ECB’s Draghi backs France’s calls for further euro integration

The outgoing president of the European Central Bank (ECB) has called on euro countries to commit to further integration – in what's a controversial and dividing topic among the 19 nations.

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Sterling slips after BOE policymaker says Brexit uncertainty could mean a rate cut

Sterling slips after BOE policymaker says Brexit uncertainty could mean a rate cut

Sterling slipped below $1.23 against the dollar after a Bank of England policymaker said the next move for the central bank could be a rate cut.

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US economy doesn’t need any rate cuts, says billionaire investor Howard Marks

US economy doesn’t need any rate cuts, says billionaire investor Howard Marks

Billionaire investor Howard Marks, the co-chairman of Oaktree Capital, predicts there won't be a recession in the U.S. for another two years.

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Recession fears among fund managers rise to highest level in a decade

Recession fears among fund managers rise to highest level in a decade

The risk of a global recession is at its highest since August 2009, according to a survey of fund managers, as slowing growth, trade and political uncertainty takes its toll on investor sentiment.

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