Column: The Global Economic Cycle Begins to Slow: Kemp

An aerial view shows containers and cargo ships at the port of Qingdao in Shandong province, China May 9, 2022. China Daily via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) – Global manufacturing activity and freight movements have started to slow as major economies slump under the combined … Read more

China’s factory and service sectors shake off 3 months of lockdown pain

A worker polishes a bicycle steel rim at a sports equipment manufacturing factory in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China September 2, 2019. China Daily via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Factory in China, services PMI above 50 for the first time since February Replay seen as COVID restrictions partially ease GDP … Read more

Stocks rally even as growth and inflation fears persist

Pristine prices are displayed on the stock quotation boards of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) after the TSE temporarily suspended all trading due to system problems in Tokyo, Japan October 1, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/Files Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, May 17 (Reuters) – Global stocks rallied on Tuesday on optimism … Read more

Stock markets struggle as fears over the economy grow

LONDON, May 16 (Reuters) – European stocks fell on Monday and Wall Street was poised to open lower as investor sentiment struggled to recover from last week’s sell-off on fears. a slowdown in economic growth. Global stocks hit their lowest point in 18 months last week as investors worried that raising interest rates to counter … Read more

US manufacturing slows further; factory workers quit

An employee works on an assembly line at the electric vehicle factory of startup Rivian Automotive in Normal, Illinois, U.S., April 11, 2022. Picture taken April 11, 2022. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ISM manufacturing index drops to 55.4 in March Manufacturers report rise in workers quitting Mixed signals … Read more