[LONDON] Gold, Switzerland's franc, Japan's yen, top-rated government bonds, and even bitcoin - investors have dashed for havens and alternative assets this week as anxiety grows about trade wars...

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PAY attention to the financial markets. If the Great Recession and 2008-09 financial crisis taught us anything, that was it. Until then, the Federal Reserve had focused mainly on fighting...

[BEIJING] China announced a number of steps over the weekend that take the country closer to the promised opening of its financial markets, away from the glare of the high-stakes meeting where...