When it comes to Brexit, investors have endured three years of deadlines and disappointments. Now with a finish line tantalizingly in sight, they have switched from expectations it could last forever to perhaps pricing the endgame.
As President Donald Trump prepares to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports, investors are bracing for signs of pressure on US consumers as top retailers begin reporting quarterly results next week and key consumer sentiment and retail sales data is released.
Overseas investors have continued to buy Chinese shares even though tensions between the US and China have at times threatened market sentiment, according to the president of UBS Securities — a Chinese investment bank and brokerage firm.
To mark the ascension of Japan's new emperor, the government declared an unprecedented 10-day holiday from late April to early May, worrying investors, who say a market shutdown could cause disruption and unsettle the yen.
Currently 30 square kilometers of Lake Victoria, which stretches to approximately 375 kilometers and links Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda, is covered with the evasive water hyacinth that has paralyzed transport in the area.
BMW, BP and steelmaker ArcelorMittal are being targeted by a $2 trillion group of big investors over concern that they back ‘behind the scenes’ lobbying to undermine efforts to limit climate change while publicly backing carbon reduction.