Stocks slip as markets await US response

Stocks slip as markets await US response

Asia’s stock markets have pulled back and major currencies have been held in check as investors await the US response to China tightening control over the city of Hong Kong. China’s parliament on Thursday pressed ahead with national security legislation...
Stocks slip as markets await US response

Gold steady as markets await Fed minutes

Gold prices held steady as investors awaited the release of minutes from the US Federal Reserve’s policy meeting, which is expected to provide further clues on stimulus measures amid rapid surge in coronavirus cases. Spot gold were little changed at $US1,648.43...