Stocks rise on trade truce bets; lira shaken by Turkey move on Syria
Wednesday, 9 October 2019 () Stocks gained on Wednesday on a report that China could yet agree to a partial trade deal with the United States despite recent tensions, while the prospect of a last-minute Brexit agreement between the European Union and Britain seemed as remote as ever.
The last few weeks have sported a heavy dose of back-and-forth on trade relations between the U.S. and China. Wednesday, stocks are moving higher on a positive trade-related development. Here's a recap from the last few weeks and where the two largest economies in the world stand now: Several weeks...
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