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Will growth continue despite US trade war?
The most popular phrase of last year revealed
After a volatile Q4 2018 when credit spreads widened but government bonds rallied due to safe-haven flows, fixed income markets across different categories have delivered strong returns so far this year.
Past the RMB7 per dollar mark
Tariff tensions and global slowdown key factors
How history can provide answers to today's tariff stand-off
Trump's tariff threats could backfire on US citizens
US 30-year Treasury plunges to record low
In May, risks of a trade shock sharply rose following US President Donald Trump's increasingly aggressive rhetoric towards China.
In the first half of 2019, the uncertainty surrounding Federal Reserve policy and US-China trade negotiations affected the outlook for all asset classes including global small-cap stocks.
Concerns amid continues tensions
'Markets will need to get used to this'
Can British companies still prosper after Brexit?
Experts fear 'tit-for-tat tariffs' could spark financial slump
Headwinds expected into Q2
Brexit and currency weakness key factors
Volatile GDP and government shutdown dominating US
The key talking points of last year
Levies suspended - but how long will US-China detente last?
In 2018, the world economy entered unfamiliar territory.
Trump showing no signs of backing down