U.S. trade official says China failed to meet ‘Phase 1’ commitments

Chinese and US flags flutter outside a company building in Shanghai, China November 16, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Feb 1 (Reuters) – China has failed to meet its commitments under a two-year “Phase 1” trade deal that expired at the end of 2021, and discussions are … Read more

Base metals subdued in thin trade as China shut for holiday

Jan 31 (Reuters) – Copper prices were little changed on Monday, while aluminum edged lower on profit-taking in thin Asian trading as Chinese markets were closed for a week-long Lunar New Year holiday. Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange was virtually flat at $9,503.50 a tonne by 0623 GMT. It hit a three-week low … Read more

Analysis: Robinhood shares stumble as trading frenzy wanes, regulators circle

Jan 27 (Reuters) – Robinhood Markets Inc (HOOD.O) became a household name ahead of its stellar IPO last year, when retail investors used its trading app to drive shares of GameStop and other “meme stocks” into the stratosphere, but name recognition has not helped its share price lately. “The market is not being very patient … Read more

LIVE MARKETS London FX trading falls from records

European shares up 2% Travel & leisure index leads gainers Fed policy meeting squarely in focus Nasdaq futures rise Jan 26 – Welcome to the home for real-time coverage of markets brought to you by Reuters reporters. You can share your thoughts with us at [email protected] LONDON FX TRADING FALLS FROM RECORDS (1005 GMT) Trading … Read more