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Apr 15, 2014
Apr 15, 2014
Apr 15, 2014
Apr 15, 2014
Apr 15, 2014
Apr 15, 2014
Apr 15, 2014

Shares dip on concerns over Ukraine, Chinese growth

LONDON (Reuters) – Risk appetite faded on financial markets on Tuesday, with shares weaker and bonds firmer as investors weighed up tensions between Russia and Ukraine, downbeat sales reports and signs of slowing growth in China.

But an upbeat performance on Wall Street the previous day kept losses in check, as did expectations that U.S. and British inflation figures later on Tuesday will be soft enough to keep interest rates at record lows for some time.

Apr 15, 2014

Global shares dip on concerns over Ukraine, Chinese growth

LONDON (Reuters) – Risk appetite faded on financial markets on Tuesday, with shares weaker and bonds firmer as investors weighed up tensions between Russia and Ukraine, downbeat sales reports and signs of slowing growth in China.

But an upbeat performance on Wall Street the previous day kept losses in check, as did expectations that U.S. and British inflation figures later on Tuesday will be soft enough to keep interest rates at record lows for some time.

Apr 14, 2014
Apr 14, 2014