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When Trump pushed "Made in America" week, Chinese electric vehicle maker BYD might not have been top of mind.
Fundamentals looked strong, but political fears have weighed sentiment, BlackRock Investment Institute's chief equity strategist said.
The greenback took another hit on Tuesday after the Trump health-care bill failed to get enough backing to proceed to a debate.
The dollar has tumbled, but analysts weren’t pointing to weaker-than-expected U.S. inflation. Instead, they fingered a “Trump discount."
The dollar weakened on concerns spurred by emails showing Trump's son met with a Kremlin-linked lawyer whose stated goal was to assist Moscow in influencing the U.S. election.
The global outlook was relatively sanguine, but market valuations were stretched, Singapore investment company Temasek said Tuesday.
Singapore's state-owned investment company Temasek on Tuesday reported on the status of its portfolio.
Trump’s son was told he would get anti-Clinton information was from a Russian government effort to aid his father’s campaign, the NYT reported Monday.
Singapore's state-owned investment fund Temasek was expected to report a sharp recovery in portfolio value, according to one estimate.
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe praised the Trump administration's tough stance on North Korea as he warned of growing threats from the rogue nation on Monday.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said his country would continue pushing for a trans-Pacific trade deal, but he hoped the U.S. would rejoin the pact.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he believes a tighter labor market will spur higher wage growth in his country.
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