US-China Rising Tension Impact Seen on European Stocks

  • May 24, 2020 AEST
  • Team Kalkine

The rising tension between the two largest economies of the world have started impacting on various fronts.

The impact of the tension, initially due to coronavirus pandemic and latest with the proposed new national security law in Hong Kong because of the anti-government protest which happened in 2019, was seen on the financial markets.

The STOXX Europe 600 index by market closure on 22 May 2020 dropped 0.026% and settled at 340.17 points. Food and beverage slipped 0.6% while travel and leisure soared 0.8%.





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