World Stocks slipped on Wednesday as the initial euphoria generated by a truce between the U.S. and China over trade evaporated. Resurgent trade worries worsened investor fears about a potential economic slowdown.
World markets closed mostly lower on Tuesday despite a 90-day trade truce being agreed over the weekend between the United States and China as investors doubt that the world's two largest economies will be able to resolve their differences.
World financial markets ended the first session of the new trading week firmly in positive territory after US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping agreed to a temporary trade truce between the two economic powerhouses.
Asia markets traded mostly higher on Tuesday despite renewed trade tensions between the U.S. and China.
Asian markets closed mostly lower on Friday, with Chinese equities leading regional declines.
Asian markets closed mixed on Thursday despite Wall Street regaining its footing overnight after two days of heavy sell-off.