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A global rebound gathers pace as new PMI readings show Germany's private sector output growing at its strongest in over six years and the French economy surging into 2018. Japan surprised markets, too, with its best manufacturing PMI in nearly four years. David Pollard reports.
Global stock markets fell Thursday as traders digested a series of interest rate decisions from around the world, notably the U.S. Federal Reserve's latest rate hike. However, the European Central Bank ...
Another big day for central banks with the ECB, the BoE and the SNB announcing their December monetary policy decisions, with focus being on tone as few expect any changes in policy this month. Macroeconomic data will also be in focus, as will the EU Summit and details on the tax reform bill.
Europe's major stock markets slid and the euro dipped Thursday after interest rates were left on hold in Britain and the eurozone. The US Federal Reserve had increased borrowing costs as expected on Wednesday, ...
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday after the Fed raised rates again, meeting investor expectations but providing few surprises.
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Wednesday following overnight gains on Wall Street as investors looked ahead to a likely U.S. interest rate hike.
The Dow finished at another record Wednesday while the dollar retreated as the Federal Reserve lifted interest rates and the US tax cut plan moved forward in Congress. Anticipation over the Fed's action ...
The spotlight will be on inflation figures scheduled for release out of the U.S together with the FED’s monetary policy decision and outlook on interest rates for next year, with labour market data and a parliamentary vote to drive the Pound.
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Wednesday following overnight gains on Wall Street as investors looked ahead to a likely U.S. interest rate hike.
The dollar climbed with Treasury yields and U.S. equities posted fresh all-time highs after a higher than forecast U.S. inflation print, with investors awaiting central bank decisions in Europe and America ...
Asian stocks were mixed, with investors awaiting central bank decisions in Europe and America for clues on the policy path for next year.
Asian markets swung in and out of positive territory on Wednesday as investors brushed off another record close on Wall Street and looked ahead of the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting. The Dow and S&P 500 clocked up another day of all-time highs, lifted by financials ahead of an expected interest rate hike by the Fed, while there were also signs that much-anticipated tax cuts were moving closer. Bloomberg News reported Republican senators as saying lawmakers in both houses of congress were making progress in reconciling two tax reform bills and a final draft could be agreed imminently and it could go to a vote by next Tuesday.
TOKYO (AP) — World stocks turned higher in European trading hours on Tuesday as investors looked ahead to a slew of central bank decisions, including the Federal Reserve, which was expected to raise interest rates.
Asian equities were mixed today. The Euro and Pound have range traded with slight headwinds. The Producer Price Index results will come from the States today, but tomorrow’s Federal Reserve interest rate decision will impact investors and the broad markets as the day progresses.
Equities rose on Wall Street and on major European bourses Tuesday, with US indices finishing at records again, as Congress made progress on the tax cut plan and amid expectations for higher interest rates. ...
U.S stock markets gained on Monday, but early trading in Asia today has become cautious as central bank pronouncements from the Fed, ECB, and BoE approach. Important inflation data will come from the States and U.K today. The U.S will see the Producer Price Index.
Global stock markets were higher Tuesday, as investors prepared themselves for a likely increase in US interest rates. On Wall Street, the Dow rose from record peaks, lifted by a Boeing dividend boost. ...
UK inflation figures to direct the Pound this morning as the markets begin to look ahead to the ECB, BoE and FED monetary policy decision this week, with central bank sentiment towards policy for next year key for the majors.
TOKYO (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Tuesday as investors stepped back after several days of advances, erasing early gains. Markets are awaiting the Federal Reserve meeting on Wednesday and the outcome of a major Chinese planning conference.
European stock markets mostly rose Tuesday, with the energy sector lifted by rising oil prices, and ahead of this week's key interest rate decisions. London's FTSE 100 index advanced 0.3 percent in late ...
Asian markets mostly fell after a recent rally as investors cashed in while also looking ahead to key central bank meetings that could provide some idea about monetary policy in the new year. Tokyo's Nikkei ended down 0.3 percent, while Shanghai sank more than one percent by the close and Hong Kong was off 0.6 percent. "It's been a few good days on Asia's stock markets as last week's swoon gave way to renewed confidence," said Greg McKenna, chief market strategist at AxiTrader.
Investors in Europe remained focused on Brexit negotiations and the Senate's decision to approve a new tax Bill last week.