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European stocks rise on US debt hopes

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 17:58

European stock markets rose on Tuesday as lawmakers in the United States neared a budget deal to reopen government services and raise the country`s borrowing limit to avoid a catastrophic default.

Asian shares head to five-month highs on hopes for US deal

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 13:28

Japan`s Nikkei share average rose 0.3 percent to its highest close in two weeks, but ended off session highs as traders waited to see if US politicians could strike a deal.

Obama and Republicans search for a deal on US fiscal impasse

Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 10:12

Lawmakers were expected to work through the weekend with a goal of finishing a deal by early next week.

Wall Street ends up on hopes of debt solution in Washington

Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 10:03

US stocks rose on Friday, extending gains from a major rally in the previous session, as investors were hopeful for a solution to end the partial US government shutdown and raise the US borrowing limit to avoid a possible default.

Gold falls for 2nd straight week; ends at 3-month low

Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 09:50

For the week, gold was down 3.4 percent, its sixth weekly decline in seven weeks.

G20 seeks 'urgent action' from US on budget impasse

Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 09:25

Finance chiefs of the G20 on Friday called for Washington to quickly resolve the political paralysis over its budget and debt ceiling.

Optimism but no deal in US fiscal showdown

Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 08:57

The White House and Republicans painstakingly edged towards a deal Friday to stave off a disastrous US debt default and to end a partial government shutdown now sure to hit the two-week mark.

Gold price hits 3-month low, eyes 2nd straight weekly loss

Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 21:12

Gold prices fell as much as 1.8 percent to its lowest since July 10 at USD 1,262.14 an ounce earlier and was down 1.6 percent at USD 1,265.61.

Gold price plunges below Rs 28,400; silver under 47K

Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 20:14

Gold price in overseas markets, which normally set price trend on the domestic front, dropped by over 1.5 percent.

Gold price today: Latest updates

Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 19:28

Gold prices ended the week below Rs 28,400 level by plunging Rs 492 to Rs 28,365 per ten grams in futures trade Friday.

US debt default? Asian policymakers ready $6 trillion forex safety net

Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 17:24

As the US struggles to avert a debt default, Asia's policymakers have trillions of reasons to believe they may be shielded from the latest financial storm brewing across the Pacific.

Gold, silver tumble on declining global trend, fall in demand

Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2013, 16:43

Gold plunged by Rs 340 to Rs 30,660 per ten grams in the national capital Friday on fall in demand amid a steep decline in the global markets.