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World stock markets gauge touches record on Europe boost; Wall Street slips

U.S. traders appeared to shrug off the first charges related to a probe of possible Russian interference in last year`s U.S. election.

Oct 30, 2017, 23:05 PM IST
Global stocks, euro dip as Macron win shifts focus to economy

Global stocks, euro dip as Macron win shifts focus to economy

European equities dipped, with French shares, which hit 9 1/2-year highs on Friday, underperforming the wider market.

May 08, 2017, 15:45 PM IST
Asian markets extend gains on Brexit stimulus bets

Asian markets extend gains on Brexit stimulus bets

Asian markets rose for a second day Wednesday on hopes that authorities will unveil fresh stimulus to counter the effects of Britain`s shock vote to leave the European Union.

Jun 29, 2016, 08:30 AM IST

US, European stocks rise, ending Brexit rout

US and European stocks rose sharply on Tuesday, making their first gains since Britain`s unexpected vote to quit the EU, while the pound rebounded as investors returned to jittery markets.

Jun 29, 2016, 04:27 AM IST
Asian markets sink after US, Europe extend Brexit losses

Asian markets sink after US, Europe extend Brexit losses

Asian stock markets resumed their losses Tuesday morning, extending another sharp sell-off in Europe and New York that was fuelled by Britain`s shock decision to tear itself away from the EU.

Jun 28, 2016, 09:12 AM IST

Shares tumble on global growth concerns; Treasury yields fall

Stock indexes worldwide tumbled on Monday, led by banking stocks in Europe and technology stocks on Wall Street on persisting fears of a global economic slowdown, while benchmark 10-year Treasury yields hit their lowest in a year on demand for assets deemed less risky.

Feb 09, 2016, 03:47 AM IST
US stocks gain as oil steadies; European markets fall

US stocks gain as oil steadies; European markets fall

European stocks suffered another round of losses Monday, while US equities finished higher following a late-session rally in oil prices.

 

Dec 15, 2015, 05:14 AM IST

European stocks sink on China downgrade, VW scandal

European stock markets tumbled Tuesday with carmakers and miners in freefall on the worsening Volkswagen scandal and a bleak outlook for China`s economy, dealers said.

Sep 22, 2015, 21:59 PM IST

Gold eases to around one-month low as Fed meeting nears

Gold edged down on Monday to just above a one-month low, as European stocks rose ahead of a Federal Reserve policy meeting that will be scrutinized for clarity on when the U.S. central bank will raise interest rates.

Sep 15, 2015, 07:23 AM IST

European stocks rally on eurozone data, Shanghai gains

Europe`s main stock markets rallied Tuesday on upwardly revised eurozone economic growth data and gains in Shanghai, dealers said.

Sep 08, 2015, 17:40 PM IST

European stocks slump on China`s economic woes

European stock markets fell on Thursday, weighed down by concerns over the health of China`s economy and sliding oil prices.

Aug 20, 2015, 22:51 PM IST

European stocks slump on China, US technology woes

European shares sank Wednesday, with the mining sector hit by renewed concern over China and after disappointing earnings figures from US technology giants Apple, Yahoo and Microsoft.

Jul 22, 2015, 20:08 PM IST

European stocks edge higher on Greek hopes

European stocks rebounded slightly Wednesday, despite heavy losses in China, on optimism over the Greek crisis after European leaders slapped Athens with a deadline to submit new bailout reform proposals.

Jul 08, 2015, 17:28 PM IST
European banks, bonds shaken by Greek turmoil

European banks, bonds shaken by Greek turmoil

European bank stocks and borrowing costs for Italy, Spain and Portugal bore the brunt on Monday of financial markets` fright at the growing risk that Greece will leave the euro.

Jun 29, 2015, 16:24 PM IST

European stocks rise on Greece deal hopes

European stock markets advanced on Thursday as traders awaited the outcome of yet more talks between Greece and its creditors.

Jun 25, 2015, 16:39 PM IST

Gold retreats as Greek hopes lift stocks, euro slides

Spot gold was down 0.1 percent at $1,183.70 an ounce, while US gold futures for August delivery fell 40 cents to $1,183.70.

Jun 23, 2015, 20:06 PM IST

European stocks extend gains with Greece deal in sight

European stock markets rose further on Tuesday, building on the previous day`s sharp rally on hopes of there finally being a deal over Greece`s bailout.

Jun 23, 2015, 17:21 PM IST

Calm reigns as Greece inches closer to default

The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index rose 0.7 percent, including gains for Spanish and Italian stocks.

Jun 19, 2015, 14:54 PM IST

European stocks mixed at open

Investors brushed off increasing worries about Greece`s future in the eurozone after talks between the bloc`s Eurogroup of finance ministers fell apart Thursday.

Jun 19, 2015, 13:29 PM IST

European stocks open lower as IMF halts Greek talks

"European equities are trading moderately lower this morning after yesterday`s rally had come to an abrupt halt on the back of reports that the IMF has halted negotiations with Greece due to a lack of progress," said analyst Markus Huber at brokerage Peregrine & Black.

Jun 12, 2015, 15:07 PM IST