A sell-off in North American stock markets intensified on Monday afternoon, led by a decline in technology stocks, after reports that U.S. officials were in the process of introducing restrictions that would block Chinese companies from investing in U.S. tech companies. Reports on Sunday said the U.S. Treasury Department was working on restrictionsRead More →

With only days to go before China and the United States trigger punishing tariff penalties on one another’s exports, it seems impossible to imagine either country backing down. As both sides talk tough, once again global markets, including in Shanghai, New York and Toronto, declined sharply.   On Sunday, China had announced its latestRead More →