Stocks slide as bank stress levels rise

2016-09-30 13:15

Deutsche Bank’s financial woes are spreading deeper into global financial markets.

US stocks boosted by FedEx, Microsoft

2016-09-21 18:36

Strong FedEx earnings and a dividend hike from Microsoft have boosted US stocks ahead of a much-anticipated monetary policy announcement by the Federal Reserve.

Stocks rise as investors seek US growth clues, oil rebounds

2016-09-15 14:04

European stocks and US equity-index futures have advanced as investors awaited a batch of economic data for clues on the strength of the world’s biggest economy.

US stocks sink as Fed officials eye rate hike

2016-09-11 11:04

Wall Street stocks have suffered their sharpest losses since the Brexit vote after Federal Reserve officials signaled the US central bank could hike interest rates.

Emerging markets climb as US jobs data eases Fed rate anxiety

2016-09-04 12:04

Emerging market currencies have risen and stocks have rallied as US jobs data reduce the chance of a Fed rate hike, therefore, increasing demand for riskier assets.

US stocks mixed on rate hike prospects

2016-08-28 11:16

US stocks have been mixed on after Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen incated the case for a rate hike is strengthening, raising expectations of a move by year-end.

Dollar firms on Fed rate hike speculation

2016-08-22 08:10

The dollar has risen on renewed hopes for a possible US rate hike this year following hawkish comments from the vice chairman of the Federal Reserve.

Stock declines as Fed debate affects the dollar

2016-08-19 17:37

European stocks have fallen with emerging markets in a week dominated by speculation on the timing of US interest-rate increases that sent the dollar swinging between gains and losses.

Stocks set for weekly gain with oil

2016-08-12 12:25

Global stocks have headed for the biggest weekly gain in a month as gains in oil prices bolstered investor confidence.

Stocks drop as bank woes highlight economic gloom

2016-08-02 15:22

Global stocks have declined for a second day, weighed down by European banks and turbulence in Japan’s markets after government’s fiscal plan underwhelmed investors.


Stocks drop on bank, commodity company woes

2016-09-26 13:41

Declines in banks and energy producers have dragged down stock-markets around the world, prompting investors to seek the safety of government bonds and the yen.

Equity traders tread carefully ahead of bank decisions

2016-09-20 15:07

Global stock markets have drifted with dealers on tenterhooks on the first day of key monetary policy meetings for the US Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan.

Fed rate talk hits US, European stocks

2016-09-11 11:07

Global stocks have mostly fallen, with US markets notching their biggest losses since the Brexit vote over a possible hike in interest rates as soon as this month.

Bond, stock slide deepens as stimulus outlook wanes

2016-09-09 14:44

Selloffs in bonds and stocks around the world have deepened on signs central banks are starting to question the benefits of further monetary easing.

Global markets drift after Yellen speech

2016-08-28 11:30

European and US equities markets have been split after US Fed chief Janet Yellen suggested interest rates could rise in the near-term.

European, US equities dip awaiting Fed

2016-08-26 07:36

US and European stocks have slid in choppy trade as investors awaited a key Fed speech, hoping that it will shed light on the Fed's policy stance.

Oil down on Iraq export boost and stronger dollar

2016-08-22 08:08

Oil prices have eased, following news that Iraq will boost crude exports, while the dollar strengthened on speculation the Federal Reserve could hike interest rates this year.

Rand, ruble take emerging market currencies higher

2016-08-15 18:51

Emerging markets advanced, with stocks climbing to the highest level in more than a year, while rand and ruble led currencies higher.

Commodity currencies lead gains this week

2016-08-12 08:23

Currencies of commodity-exporting nations have led gains this week as oil headed for the biggest weekly advance since April amid speculation the Fed will be slow to hike rates.

US Fed begins crawl toward rate hike as near-term risks diminish

2016-07-28 06:42

Federal Reserve policy makers have taken a step toward raising interest rates later this year but stopped short of signaling that the move could come as soon as September.

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