Stocks in Asia, US Futures Dip on Inflation Anxiety: Markets Wrap

“I would not rush in to buy anything blindly right now; I still think we are going to have some pains over the next couple of weeks and months as inflation starts to stabilize, ”Erin Browne, multi-asset strategies portfolio manager at Pacific Investment Management Co., said on the“ Bloomberg Surveillance ”show. .

Sri Lanka Is Put On Virtual Lockdown As Fuel Supplies Are Halted

Citizens were put on a virtual lockdown amid crippling sovereign debt crisis that’s left the nation with no fresh fuel supplies. .

Goldman Sees Emerging-Asia Currencies Coming Under More Pressure

“Along with the broader emerging market currency complex, high-yielding currencies like the Philippine peso, Indian rupee and Indonesian rupiah have been under pressure in June,” strategists including Zach Pandl and Danny Suwanapruti wrote in a research note. “In coming weeks, we expect this pressure to continue versus the dollar, in some cases potentially posing upside … Read more

G-7 Negotiators Put Russia Oil Price Cap on Agenda for Leaders

Group of Seven negotiators agreed that discussions on a potential price cap on Russian oil had progressed enough to send the issue to leaders to discuss at a summit starting Sunday in Germany, according to people familiar with the matter. .

Metals Haven’t Crashed This Hard Since The Great Recession

“Even if China recovers in the second half, it will not be able to single-handedly boost prices back to new highs – that age has gone,” Amelia Xiao Fu, head of commodities strategy at BOCI Global Commodities, said by phone from London. “If other major economies are heading towards a recession, China will not be … Read more

Ship Crash in Indonesia Adds to Global Paper-Product Disruptions

A ship crashed into a bridge near Palembang in Indonesia’s South Sumatra linking a private terminal owned by Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) with its plant, known as OKI, Letchumi Achanah, APP’s head of strategic engagement and advocacy, confirmed after a Bloomberg request. The company is unable to provide details because the matter is still … Read more