Bonds Asian shares guarded as investors count down to US Fed Updated : July 29, 2019 08:12 AM IST US and Chinese trade negotiators also meet in Shanghai this week for their first in-person talks since a G20 truce last month, but expectations are low for a breakthrough. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was all but flat in slow trade. Japan’s Nikkei dipped 0.1 percent and E-Mini futures for the S&P 500 lost 0.06 percent. The dollar hit a two-month peak on a basket of currencies at 98.010, and was last trading at 97.975. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.