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World Shares Ease As Yields And Oil Ring Inflation Alarm

Nasdaq futures fell 2% in early European trade, reversing early gains, while S&P 500 futures fell 1% as investors looked past the benefits of the fiscal package.

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Shares, Dollar Cheer US Stimulus, Bonds Downcast

The prospect of yet faster growth helped MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan firm 0.5%. Japan's Nikkei gained 0.9%, and Chinese blue chips 0.7%.

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Rising Bond Yields Spook World Shares As Investors Look To Powell

E-mini S&P futures slipped 0.4% while the futures for the Nasdaq, the unequivocal leader of the post-pandemic rally, fell 0.6% to a two-month low.

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Asian Stocks Edge Higher, Aussie In Demand On Recovery Signs

The Australian dollar shined yet again, rising to $0.7828 after stronger-than-expected economic growth in the fourth quarter fuelled hopes for a V-shaped recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.

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Asian Stocks Rally, Battered Bond Market Tries To Steady

NASDAQ futures bounced 1.2% and S&P 500 futures 0.9%. EUROSTOXX 50 futures and FTSE futures both rose 1.1%.

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Global Stocks Slide On Inflation Fears, Dollar Gains

MSCI's benchmark for global equity markets slid 1.61% to 656.29 despite its large weighting to the U.S. tech heavyweights

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Asian Stocks Open Higher As Fed's Powell Nixes Inflation Fears

Australia's S&P/ASX 200 rose 0.90% in early trade while Japan's Nikkei 225 added 1.37%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index futures rose 0.92%.

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World Shares Sink As Bond Yields, Commodities Surge

The pan-European STOXX 600 index was down 1%, at its lowest in 10 days. Germany's DAX, France's CAC 40 and Spain's IBEX 35 index fell 1% each, Britain's FTSE 100 lost 0.85% and Italy's FTSE MIB index fell 0.9%.

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European Shares Dip, Bitcoin Hits Record High

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.2%, trading just shy of a record high reached in the previous session. Australian stocks lost 0.63%. Shares in Tokyo fell 0.14%, pulling back from 30-year highs.

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World Shares Reach Record High, Oil Tops $60 A Barrel

Europe then made a strong start as higher oil prices and inflation expectations lifted basic resource and banking shares, and France's Veolia launched a hostile 11.3 billion-euro takeover bid for waste and water rival Suez.

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Asian Shares Slip, Microsoft's Brisk Earnings Boost Tech Sector

MSCI's gauge of Asian ex-Japan shares slipped 0.3%, dragged lower by profit-taking in resource shares as some investors have grown wary of stretched valuations.

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Global Shares Falter As US Stimulus Buzz Fades

The MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 49 countries, was 0.2% lower. S&P 500 e-mini futures shed 0.3% to 3,779.

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Asian Stocks Rise, Oil Churns Higher On Recovery Bets

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.45%. Chinese shares rose 0.34% while South Korea's KOSPI gained 0.04%.

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Stimulus Hopes Push Global Equity Markets To New Records, Bonds Hit 11-Mth Lows

MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe gained 0.84%% following broad gains in Asia and Europe, lifting it to new records. The Nikkei hit its highest level since September, 1990.

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Global Stocks Climb, Bonds Fall After Democrats Win Senate

Europe's Euro STOXX 600 gained 0.3%, with indexes in Frankfurt and Paris up 0.4% and 0.6% respectively. Growth-linked sectors from energy to miners rallied on the prospects of more U.S. stimulus.

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