China slides again, Europe follows| Reuters
Jul 28, 2015 at 03:30 | Source:
LONDON European stocks and major commodity prices fell hard on Monday as concerns over China dominated financial markets in the wake of the biggest drop in Shanghai shares in eight years.The dollar was weak ahead of the week's main set piece - Wednes...
Global economy - Second half of 2015 begins on shaky note| Reuters
Jul 25, 2015 at 03:30 | Source:
LONDON/SYDNEY The global economy started the second half of the year on shaky ground as business activity in the euro zone was weaker than expected and China's vast factory sector appeared to be contracting at the fastest pace in 15 months in July.Th...
Oil falls, heads for fourth weekly loss as China slows| Reuters
Jul 24, 2015 at 23:30 | Source:
NEW YORK Brent and U.S. crude fell on Friday as both contracts headed for their fourth straight weekly declines as weak economic data from China added pressure on oil prices.U.S. crude losses follow Thursday's fall into bear market territory, with it...
Dollar, world stocks look set for biggest weekly gains in months| Reuters
Jul 18, 2015 at 01:30 | Source:
LONDON The dollar headed for its biggest weekly rise since May on Friday as economic data reinforced expectations of a U.S. interest rate hike this year. European shares steadied on the view that Greece will secure a bailout.The dollar hovered near a...
China bounce ends five-day losing streak for stocks| Reuters
Jul 10, 2015 at 03:30 | Source:
LONDON World stocks snapped a five-day losing streak on Thursday, as Beijing halted a rout in Chinese stocks and the Federal Reserve signalled it might be too soon to raise U.S. interest rates.European bourses and bonds made early gains as strong exp...
Asia extends losses as China woes spread, yen shoots up| Reuters
Jul 09, 2015 at 06:30 | Source:
TOKYO Asian equities extended losses on Thursday as concerns over China's market turmoil spread,while the safe-haven yen shot to a seven-week high as global risk appetite ebbed.MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS ...
Wall Street set to open lower on China, Greece worries| Reuters
Jul 09, 2015 at 01:45 | Source:
REUTERS - U.S. stocks were set to open lower on Wednesday as Chinese markets slid further and as investors continue to keep a wary eye on developments in the Greek debt crisis.Beijing unveiled yet another battery of measures to arrest the sell-off an...
Wall Street drops as China hits commodities, Greece crisis drags| Reuters
Jul 07, 2015 at 23:30 | Source:
REUTERS - U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 index trading below a key technical mark, as concerns of a slowdown in China weighed on commodity prices and investors fretted over aid talks for Greece as it runs out of...
China hunts for manipulators as stocks tumble| Reuters
Jul 04, 2015 at 01:45 | Source:
SHANGHAI Chinese stocks tumbled again on Friday, taking the week's losses to more than 10 percent, as the securities regulator said it was investigating suspected market manipulation and announced a slew of measures aimed at heading off a full-blown ...