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WITH Covid-19 cases in Europe and the US still on the rise, investors are likely to remain unsettled by the outbreak which has been the main driver of sentiment in financial markets over the past...

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THE markets' sharp sell-off could heighten this week, taking its cue from Wall Street's extended losses last Friday which capped the worst week for US stocks since the global financial crisis in...

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LAST Friday, Singapore's Straits Times Index fell 17.65 points or 0.55 per cent to close at 3,181.03. On the week, the blue-chip index slipped 39 points or 1.2 per cent from 3,220.03.

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IN RECENT weeks, the Covid-19 spread has left a sizeable dent in sentiment as investors worry about the economic repercussions brought about by the outbreak.

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WITH the spread of the novel coronavirus showing little sign of abating, investor sentiment will continue to be dictated by developments from this front despite a slew of earnings releases from...

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WHILE the Chinese New Year (CNY) holidays make for another shortened week of trading for certain Asian markets including the Singapore bourse, uncertainty and worry are likely to dominate the...

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MARKETS will refocus on trade this week, as the long-awaited phase one trade deal between the US and China is expected to be signed in Washington on Wednesday.

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INVESTORS headed into the new year confident on the back of a broad trade deal between the US and China may be rattled by escalating tensions in the Middle East after a US airstrike killed a top...

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AS 2019 comes to a close, market activity is likely to remain tepid, with traders still making their return from their holiday breaks.

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WITH the upcoming Christmas break on Wednesday, a shortened week awaits traders in most markets. China and Japan are the notable exceptions.