Daily Archives: Apr 17, 2019 at 06:57 am EDT

China’s Stock Market Continues To Lead Global Equity Rally In 2019

Equity markets in China continue to lead this year’s across-the-board gains around the world, based on a set of exchange traded funds that represent the major regions and markets. Feeding into the bullish trend is encouraging economic reports for China published today, along with fresh optimism that a trade deal for the US and China may be near.
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Macro Briefing: 17 April 2019

US attorney gen’l OKs rule for indefinite detention for asylum seekers: Reuters
Trump vetoes bill calling for end to US role in Saudi-led Yemen war: Bloomberg
China’s economy stabilized in first quarter: NY Times
German gov’t cuts economic forecast for 2nd time in 3 months: Reuters
Activity detected at N. Korea’s main nuclear site: SCMP
Turkey’s lira fell to 6mo low as ruling party calls for new elections: CNBC
US home builder confidence ticked up in April to 6-month high: MW
US industrial output fell in March; 1-year growth trend continued to ease: