Hong Kong stocks rose on
Monday on signs of progress in Sino-U.S. trade talks, but the
gains were capped by doubts over the durability of a partial
preliminary deal, and lingering worries about China's economy.
A three-day rally in European shares
halted on Monday as investors assessed the scale of progress
from Friday's U.S.-China trade talks and worried that a Brexit
withdrawal agreement was still some way off after signs of a
European Central Bank's
vice-president Luis de Guindos on Monday said he did not foresee
the euro zone entering into recession but foresaw the bloc
experiencing lower economic growth for a longer period.
Last month, the ECB cut rates deeper into negative territory
and promised bond purchases with no end-date in...
China's key benchmarks rose
more than 1% on Monday, led by tech and financial shares as
investors cheered signs of progress in the Sino-U.S. trade
talks, although doubts over a durable deal between the two
economic powerhouses and China's economic health capped the