Lowest Quarterly Growth in 27 Years - Trade War Brakes China

PekingUnder pressure from the US trade war, Chinese growth slowed to 6.2 percent in the second quarter of the year. This means that the second-largest economy is growing at a…

Trump could give new impetus to the stock market rally

FrankfurtInvestor attention is likely to be focused on the summit of leaders of the 20 largest developed and emerging economies (G20) this week. The planned meeting between US President Donald…

Alphabet and Facebook under pressure - Nasdaq loses 1.6 percent

new YorkOn Monday, Facebook and Google's mother Alphabet were the deciding factors on Wall Street. The tech giant's shares weighed on markets after it was reported that they were facing…

The trade dispute reaches a new dimension

Beijing, Washington, BerlinThe visit of the Chinese Vice Premier in Washington was more like a flying visit – considering the dimensions of this escalating Sino-US trade dispute. Liu He spent…

What the markets expected in the coming week

How uncertain an agreement is, show the reactions of traders and analysts. Should the escalating dispute lead to a spiral of new tariffs and countermeasures, the stock forecasts would also…