Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Tuesday, August 22:
1. Global stocks snap three-day losing streak
Global stock markets broke a three-day losing streak, as appetite for riskier assets improved amid signs of a global economic recovery and rising commodity prices.
Stock markets across...
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Friday, August 18:
1. Global stocks recoil from Trump worries, Spain terror attacks
Risk-off trade prevailed on Friday after Wall Street closed a day earlier with its largest daily decline in three months.
Concerns over a Trump administration meltdown...
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Wednesday, August 16:
1. Fed minutes on tap
The Federal Reserve will release minutes of its most recent policy meeting on Wednesday at 2:00PM ET (18:00GMT).
The Fed left interest rates unchanged as widely expected following its meeting on July 26 and said it...
PARIS- Emmanuel Macron will host other major European leaders this month for talks on migration, the economy and defense -- part of a broader diplomatic offensive by the French president.
His popularity waning at home, Macron will hold talks with Germany's Angela Merkel, Spain's Mariano Rajoy and Italy's Paolo Gentiloni on Aug 28, a...
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Monday, July 31:
1. Global stocks start the week a touch higher
Global stock markets started the week a touch higher, supported by a climb in commodity prices and better-than-expected corporate results.
Asian shares ended mostly in positive territory, buoyed...
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Friday, July 28:
1. Dollar continues to hover near 13-month lows on Fed statement
The U.S. dollar was still trading near 13-month lows against a basket of the other major currencies after the Federal Reserve's more cautious tone on the U.S. inflation outlook on...
By Jeremy Gaunt
LONDON - For all the talk of world economies rising in sync, there does not seem to be an abundance of optimism about how long it will last.
Tucked away in Reuters latest quarterly economic poll series is a projection that growth rates in nearly all of the world's largest economies will fall over the next two years....
Here are the top five things you need to know in financial markets on Friday, July 21:
1. Markets brace for big movers on earnings
Markets prepared on Friday to price in some large moves in stocks from big name companies that reported after the prior day’s close.
Shares in Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) were up around 1.5% in...
By Anjuli Davies and Conor Humphries
LONDON/DUBLIN- Bank of America (N:BAC) on Friday became the first Wall Street lender to pick Dublin as its new base for its European Union operations as Britain prepares to leave the bloc.
International banks are planning to set up subsidiaries in the EU to ensure they can continue to serve...