NEW YORK (Reuters) – Global equity markets fell on Monday as civil unrest in Hong Kong weighed on investor sentiment, while Treasury debt prices rose over uncertainty sparked by the protests.
Corporate debt, derivatives feel heat from Pimco outflows
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) – With billions of dollars flying out the door at Pimco following “bond king” Bill Gross’s shocking exit, it’s no surprise to see some turmoil in financial markets.
The U.S. dollar is on top of the world
The U.S. Dollar Index, which measures the value of the greenback against a basket of foreign currencies, has climbed to its highest level in over four years.
Wall St. ends lower on Hong Kong tension; Ford falls