Currency Markets

Eurozone recovery ongoing as focus turns to Jackson Hole

Aug 23, 2017

A closely watched survey is showing that the eurozone economy is on course for another solid quarter of economic growth during the third quarter with exports holding up despite the rise in the value of the euro

Asian markets rise modestly after Wall Street's sharp gains

Aug 23, 2017

Most Asian markets rose modestly as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House abated while investors eyed the annual gathering of central bankers

Global stocks recover their poise as Jackson Hole looms

Aug 22, 2017

Global stocks have risen after Wall Street gained as investors look ahead to this week's gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

US stock indexes hold steady after back-to-back down weeks

Aug 21, 2017

U.S. stock indexes were little changed in midday trading on Monday, holding relatively steady following back-to-back losses for the Standard & Poor's 500 index over the last two weeks.

Korea tensions keep a lid on global markets

Aug 21, 2017

World stocks are mostly lower as joint U.S. and South Korean military drills keep markets on edge and investors await a key meeting of central bankers later this week

Asian shares mixed ahead of Korean drills, banker meeting

Aug 21, 2017

Asian stocks are mixed as investors monitored joint military drills between U.S. and South Korean forces and awaited a key meeting of central bankers later this week

A midday rally fades as sporting goods stocks are penalized

Aug 18, 2017

US stocks can't maintain a midday rally and finish lower as sporting goods companies sink following disappointing results from Foot Locker and Hibbett Sports

Geopolitical uncertainty stalks markets after Spain attacks

Aug 18, 2017

World stock markets slide as U.S. political upsets, Spain terror attack batter global investor sentiment

Asian shares slide as Wall Street fall, Spain attack weigh

Aug 18, 2017

Asian shares slide, tracking big losses on Wall Street amid U.S. political turmoil, deadly Spain attack

European Central Bank still concerned about low inflation

Aug 17, 2017

An account of the European Central Bank's last meeting shows its policymakers were still concerned that inflation was too low

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