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  • Pound up as Britain's May gets "last chance" for orderly Brexit. NEW YORK, March 22- The dollar slid against the safe-haven Japanese yen on Friday as dismal U.S. manufacturing data fueled worries about the wider economy, and bond yields signaled growing fears of a recession. This is what the Fed looks at closely, "said Sean Simko, head of global fixed income management...

  • March 22- Wall Street's main indexes tumbled about 2 percent on Friday after a raft of weak manufacturing data from the United States and Europe led to an inverted yield curve, stoking fears of an economic slowdown. Manufacturers in Europe, Japan and the United States suffered in March as surveys showed trade tensions had impacted factory output, a setback for...

  • March 22- Wall Street's main indexes declined about 1 percent on Friday after a raft of weak manufacturing data from the United States and Europe led to a yield-curve inversion, stoking fears of an economic slowdown. Germany manufacturing also contracted further in March, showing its lowest reading since June 2013, while factory activity across the euro zone...

  • NEW YORK, March 22- The spread between three-month Treasury bills and 10- year note yields inverted for the first time since 2007 on Friday and stocks around the world fell after soft U.S. and European data fueled fears of a global economic slowdown following this week's dovish turn by the U.S. This was after German 10- year bond yields dived below zero for the...

  • *Pound up as Britain's May gets "last chance" for orderly Brexit. NEW YORK, March 22- The U.S. dollar climbed against the euro on Friday to its highest in more than a week, boosted by a much weaker-than-expected German manufacturing survey, but the greenback slid against the Japanese yen on growing worries about the U.S. economy. The euro was 0.69 percent lower at...

  • March 22- Wall Street's main indexes extended losses on Friday after the United States joined the euro zone in reporting weak manufacturing activity last month, fueling fears of a slowing global economy. "Today's economic numbers indicate the strong relationship that China has with Europe. China has been slowing down, especially in ordering industrial...

  • FRANKFURT- Opening remarks by ECB Board Member Luis de Guindos at the ECB colloquium, marking the end of the tenure of Ignazio Angeloni as a member of the supervisory board of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany 0815 GMT. FRANKFURT- Speech by ECB Board Member Ignazio Angeloni at the ECB colloquium, marking the end of his tenure as a member of the...

  • NEW YORK, March 21- The U.S. The New York Federal Reserve Bank released the data on the borrowing rate on Thursday. In December, the shortage of excess reserves was so acute that it sent borrowing costs soaring in other parts of money markets that Wall Street relies on to fund its trades.

  • *Fed sees no rate hikes in 2019, financials fall. *Apple boosts tech stocks; Micron leads gains in chipmakers. March 21- Technology shares pushed Wall Street's main indexes higher on Thursday, offseting losses in U.S. lenders after the Federal Reserve decided not to raise interest rates this year.

  • *Fed sees no rate hikes in 2019. March 21- U.S. stocks eked out gains on Thursday as declines in financial stocks after the Federal Reserve's move to not raise interest rates this year were countered by gains in technology companies. "The fear factor here is how weak exactly is the economy and how afraid is the Fed at this point, because to make a 180 degree turn like they...

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  • VALLEY, Neb., March 20- A string of small Missouri towns prepared for the next deluge along the raging Missouri River on Wednesday after flooding wreaked nearly $1.5 billion in damage in Nebraska, killing at least four people and leaving another man missing. High water unleashed by last week's late-winter storm and melting snow has already inundated a large...

  • FRANKFURT- General Council meeting of the ECB in Frankfurt. FRANKFURT- Opening remarks by ECB Board Member Luis de Guindos at the ECB colloquium, marking the end of the tenure of Ignazio Angeloni as a member of the supervisory board of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany 0815 GMT. FRANKFURT- Speech by ECB Board Member Ignazio Angeloni at the ECB...

  • VALLEY, Neb., March 20- A string of small Missouri towns on Wednesday prepared for the next deluge along the snow-melt-swollen Missouri River after flooding wreaked nearly $1.5 billion in damage in Nebraska, killing at least four people and leaving another man missing. High water unleashed by last week's late-winter storm and swiftly melting snow this week has...

  • VALLEY, Neb., March 20- Small Missouri towns on Wednesday prepared for the next wave of flooding along the snow-melt-swollen Missouri River after high waters wreaked nearly $1.5 billion in damage in Nebraska, and officials warned the deadly disaster was far from over. Flood waters spawned by last week's late-winter storm and warmer weather that swiftly melted...

  • VALLEY, Neb., March 20- Small Missouri towns on Wednesday prepared for the next wave of flooding along the snow melt-swollen Missouri River after high waters wreaked an estimated $1 billion in damage in Nebraska, and officials warned the deadly disaster was far from over. Floodwaters spawned by last week's late-winter storm and warmer weather that swiftly...

  • NEW YORK, March 20- Senior executives at Philadelphia Energy Solutions left amid a broader management overhaul at the East Coast refiner, which continues to struggle financially, three sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday. Thomas Scargle, president and chief operating officer, and John Sadlowski, chief commercial officer, have left, the sources...

  • Floodwaters resulting from a late-winter storm last week and warming spring weather that melted snow quickly this week inundated a large swath of Midwestern farm states Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa along the Missouri, North America's longest river. Missouri officials stacked sandbags along major waterways and closed highways near the rising Missouri...

  • Floodwaters resulting from a late-winter storm last week and warming spring weather that melted snow quickly this week inundated a large swath of Midwestern farm states Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa along the Missouri, North America's longest river. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration also predicted major flooding for parts of Kansas,...

  • BROWNVILLE, Neb., March 19- Vice President Mike Pence in Nebraska on Tuesday took stock of the devastation unleashed across the U.S. The floodwaters have inundated a large swath of farm states Iowa and Nebraska along the Missouri River, North America's longest river, prompting half of Iowa's 99 counties to declare states of emergency. Nebraska, Iowa and Wisconsin...