Oct 20, 2016 at 13:20 | Source: CNBC
Shares in Asia mostly rose while in the US, markets closed higher on Wednesday helped by strong earnings and the release of the so-called Beige Book by the Federal Reserve which confirmed the economy was doing well.
Oct 19, 2016 at 13:06 | Source: CNBC
The pan-European Euro Stoxx 600 Index was flat with major bourses pointing in directions. The main focus Wednesday was China's gross domestic product which grew 6.7 percent in the year to September, precisely in line with forecasts.
Oct 12, 2016 at 13:53 | Source: CNBC
Ericsson shares were the biggest drag on European stocks, down around 18 percent, after the company issued a profit warning. The news also dragged down Nokia shares.
Oct 04, 2016 at 13:55 | Source: Reuters
Indian shares fell over 400 points last week amid rising tensions between India and Pakistan, the biggest fall since Britain's vote in June to leave the European Union briefly drove investors out of emerging markets.
Sep 22, 2016 at 07:35 | Source: Reuters
Traders expected stocks to at least match the 1.1 percent gain enjoyed by the S&P 500. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was seen testing its recent one-year peak.
Sep 19, 2016 at 14:23 | Source: CNBC
The pan-European Euro Stoxx 600 Index was higher on Monday with all sectors and bourses in positive territory. Oil markets were in focus with prices rising overnight after Venezuela said that OPEC and non-OPEC countries were close to reaching an output stabilizing deal, Reuters reported.
Sep 14, 2016 at 14:40 | Source: Reuters
The possible spillover effects of rising bond yields into stock and commodity markets has hit financial assets as funds, betting on a long period of low volatility and suppressed bond yields, are being forced to reassess positions.
Sep 14, 2016 at 07:52 | Source: Reuters
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.3 percent in early trade, extending its decline since late last week to 4.4 percent, while Japan's Nikkei dropped 0.7 percent.
Sep 06, 2016 at 07:53 | Source: Reuters
European stocks touched an eight-month high in choppy trading .SXEP .SXPP then reversed as trading wound down in the absence of US markets, which were closed for Labor Day.
Sep 05, 2016 at 15:42 | Source: Reuters
World shares saw their biggest jump in over a month on Monday and the dollar slipped, after weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs figures gave investors another excuse to push back Federal Reserve interest rate rise expectations.