Stock Blog: Mixed signals out of Washington, Beijing to add to volatility

//Stock Blog: Mixed signals out of Washington, Beijing to add to volatility

Stock Blog: Mixed signals out of Washington, Beijing to add to volatility

It has been a rough, volatile week for markets globally, which woke up on Monday to US President Donald Trump’s tweets about raising tariffs on Chinese imports to America.  And this volatility is set to continue on Thursday after another night of mixed signals, where Trump expressed his optimism over a trade deal, but Beijing signalled it would retaliate if the White House follows through with its tariff threats.  Moreover, overnight, the US Trade Representative’s office took a formal step…

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