10 things you need to know in markets today
|08/10/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Good morning! Here’s what you need to know in markets on Friday.
1. Asian stock markets fell on Friday amid heightened global trade tensions, while currency markets were whipsawed by a searing sell off in Russia’s rouble and as economic worries sent the Turkish lira tumbling. Washington said it would impose fresh sanctions because it had determined that Moscow had used a nerve agent against a former Russian agent and his daughter in Britain, which the Kremlin denies.
2. The pound’s extended slump continued on Friday as it fell to a fresh low against the dollar. Sterling is down 0.27% read more >>>