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LONDON (Reuters) – International shares hit file highs on Friday, as tech shares on Wall Avenue cheered receding U.S. inflation fears, with the shortage of inflation strain maintaining bond yields close to two-week lows.
Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell reiterated late on Thursday that inflation was not a fear, following information displaying an surprising rise within the variety of Individuals submitting new claims for unemployment advantages.
MSCI’s broadest gauge of world shares set a file excessive in Asian buying and selling, although it was down 0.1% at 0755 GMT. The index has gained greater than 1.5% this week.
“So long as financial stimulus is straightforward, so long as fiscal coverage is straightforward, any hiccups in shares are in all probability solely going to seek out patrons,” mentioned Giles Coghlan, chief foreign money analyst at HYCM.
Emini futures have been regular after the S&P 500 rose 0.42% to a file excessive, and the Nasdaq Composite added 1.03%.
Britain’s FTSE 100 hit its highest in additional than a yr, bringing positive aspects for the week to almost 3%, helped by the nation’s speedy vaccine rollout. [.L]
German shares dipped 0.22%.
Powell signalled at an IMF occasion that the central financial institution was nowhere close to lowering help for the U.S. economic system, saying that whereas financial reopening may end in increased costs briefly, it is not going to represent inflation.
Deutsche Financial institution analysts mentioned the feedback “supplied recent reassurance to buyers who’d begun to cost in earlier fee will increase on the again of some very sturdy financial information in latest weeks”.
Merchants piled into megacap tech shares akin to Apple Inc, Microsoft Corp and Amazon.com Inc, which have been the primary drivers of the S&P 500.
Benchmark 10-year Treasury yields held near Thursday’s two-week trough close to 1.6%.
Yields had surged to the best since Jan 2020 at 1.776% on the finish of March as a string of sturdy U.S. financial information stoked fears of a spike in inflation that would drive the Federal Reserve to boost rates of interest ahead of policymakers had up to now signalled.
German 10-year bond yields rose 2 foundation factors, shifting away from the earlier session’s 10-day lows.
The U.S. greenback index gained 0.2% however was set for its worst week of the yr, weighed down by decrease Treasury yields. The euro dipped 0.2% after hitting two-week highs within the earlier session. (Graphic: Greenback set for worst week of the yr, )
The CBOE volatility index hit its lowest since Feb 2020 at 16.55.
In Asia, Japan’s Topix gained 0.6% and Australian shares hovered close to a 13-month excessive, whereas South Korea’s Kospi touched the best intraday degree since mid-February.
Chinese language shares, nonetheless, slid 1.5%, as sturdy home inflation information raised worries over coverage tightening.
Manufacturing unit gate costs rose at their quickest annual tempo since July 2018 in March.
Oil costs edged down as buyers weighed rising provides from main producers and the impression on gas demand from the COVID-19 pandemic.
U.S. crude fell 0.35% to $59.38 a barrel, whereas Brent misplaced 0.5% to $62.87 a barrel.
Spot gold fell 0.5% to $1,747 an oz after leaping to a greater than one-month peak of $1,758 on Thursday.
Further reporting by Dhara Ranasinghe in London, Kevin Buckland in Tokyo and Chibuike Oguh in New York; Modifying by Christopher Cushing, Kim Coghill and Nick Macfie
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