13 Apr '18, 12am

Trade concerns ease - U.S stock gain - Asia equities follow suit - Singapore tightens policy

Trade concerns ease - U.S stock gain - Asia equities follow suit - Singapore tightens policy

Trade tensions between the U.S. and China that have gripped traders’ attention in recent weeks were also defused as Trump said that the two countries may not end up levying new tariffs on each other following conciliatory remarks on Tuesday by Chinese President Xi Jinping. Focus has now turned to U.S. earnings season, with financial firms posting some of the biggest gains Thursday after BlackRock Inc.’s first-quarter results topped estimates. JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Citigroup Inc. are scheduled to release theirs on Friday.

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