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Global shares edge up on news Trump signs aid bill By Reuters

Global shares edge up on news Trump signs aid bill By Reuters
Global shares edge up on news Trump signs aid bill

22735, while the yen changed hands at 103.The British pound changed hands at $1.3 trillion pandemic aid and spending package he had until now refused to sign." Trump had refused to sign into law the pandemic aid and spending package that the Congress has passed, demanding stimulus checks for struggling Americans be increased.

"It is positive for markets that we no longer have a chaos over stimulus, considering there was a chance of a partial government shutdown," said Masahiro Ichikawa, chief strategist at Sumimoto Mitsui DS Asset Management.Trump's threat to not sign the package had already shuttered an emergency unemployment aid programme and threatened a partial federal government shutdown at midnight on Monday.

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