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ETFs That Are Hardly Hurt by the Turkey Turmoil

2018-08-14 zacks
The recent souring of relationship between the United States and Turkey and the consequent plunge in lira appears to be rattling global markets more than was probably feared. World stocks touched a one-month low to start this week as investors dumped equities, especially the ones from emerging markets and sought shelter under safe havens.
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Turkey Tumbles, Financial Markets Are Unnerved

2018-08-14 seekingalpha
The Turkish lira is down more than 40% year to date, with Friday's fall alone reaching 18.5% at one point and ending down 14.3% for the day. While Turkey's economy is not large, some major European banks have big exposures in non-lira loans. The European Central Bank is reported to be concerned about the vulnerability of such banks, in particular, BBVA, UniCredit (OTCPK:UNCFF) and BNP (OTCQX:BNPQF).
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Profit From Turkish Turmoil With These Global Inverse ETFs

2018-08-13 zacks
The selloff in the lira, double-digit inflation, aftereffects of policy tightening in the United States political woes and persistent concerns about economic stability have dealt a heavy blow to Turkey stocks this year. Turkey ETF dropped to a nine-year low in Q2. iShares MSCI Turkey ETF (TUR - Free Report) was off 52.2% this year (read: Best & Worst Zones of 1H 2018 and Their ETFs).
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ETF Asset Report of Q2

2018-07-03 zacks
Geopolitical tensions, oil price movement and President Trump’s protectionist trade announcements hit the headlines in Q2. The President made impactful announcements pertaining to deregulations, trade relations with other countries and sanctions against countries like Iran and Venezuela.
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1H Asset Flow Roundup: What's Hot & What's Not

2018-07-03 zacks
Stocks across the globe have suffered their worst first half in a year since 2010, wiping out trillions of dollars from the MSCI’s 47-country world index. A combination of tariff tantrums, broad tech sell-off, the prospect of end to the cheap money era and cooling growth in many parts of the economy including Europe and Japan resulted in huge capital outflows from the market. Additionally, the strength in the U.
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Top 5 Foreign ETFs of Q2

2018-07-02 zacks
The global market was subdued in the second quarter of 2018 due to trade war fears, a slowdown in activity and political crisis. Only Wall Street emerged a survivor as evident from a 4.42% three-month return by SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY - Free Report) .
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Difficult Quarter For Eurozone Stocks

2018-06-29 seekingalpha
Eurozone equity markets have encountered significant headwinds in the second quarter of this year despite continued robust economic growth above estimated potential for most Eurozone economies.
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Sector Study: Europe

2018-06-07 seekingalpha
Italy is the focal point of the slowdown, but economic weakness is developing in most countries - even in Germany.
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May ETF Asset Report: U.S. Equities Rule

2018-05-31 zacks
Geopolitical tensions, oil price movement and President Trump’s announcements hit the headlines in the month of May. Donald Trump made impactful announcements pertaining to deregulations, trade relations with other countries and sanctions against countries like Iran and Venezuela. Overall, markets remained upbeat barring some occasional dips.
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Profit from Roman Impasse With These Global Inverse ETFs

2018-05-30 zacks
The latest political crisis in Italy roiled the global markets lately, pushed the euro down to a 10-month low and triggered a safe-haven rally. Along with Italy, Spain (for a different reason) is also expecting a snap election soon, spooking investors about the likely instability in the Euro zone and its aftershocks across the global asset classes.
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Political Instability In Italy And Spain And Slowing Business Activity Confront European Markets

2018-05-30 seekingalpha
In the past two weeks, investors have come, belatedly, to recognize the negative implications of the election of a populist government in Italy, the first such government in Western Europe. The possibility of a government collapse in Spain as a result of the main opposition party's call for a vote of no confidence added to investor concerns last week. Leading indicators of Eurozone business activity showed that economic growth in May, while still characterized by IHS Markit as "robust," had slowed for the fourth month in a row.
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U.S. Weekly FundFlows Insight Report: Equity Funds Attract Net New Money For The Week In Spite Of Fears Of Inflation And A Trade War

2018-03-16 seekingalpha
For the first week in four, investors were net redeemers of fund assets (including those of conventional funds and ETFs), withdrawing $291 million. However, the headline number was a bit misleading. While fund investors were net redeemers of money market funds (-$24.2 billion), they padded the coffers of equity funds (+$20.4 billion), taxable bond funds (+$3.2 million), and municipal bond funds (+$339 million) for the fund flows week ended March 14, 2018.
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