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European shares head for weekly loss after mixed US data LONDON: European shares looked set to end the week lower after jobs data from the United States triggered selling pressure as investors try to gauge the timing of the next US rate hike. While there was an initially positive market reaction to the data, which showed the US economy had created fewer jobs than expected last month, a fall in the unemployment rate to a 7-1/2-year low meant the release did not decisively quash expectations of an interest rate hike as early as this month. "Sentiment is quite nervous ... I think more and more investors blame central banks for not acting in the current environment to bring stabilisation," said Ingo Speich, portfolio manager at Union Investment in Frankfurt. "Currently there is no positive bottom-up or fundamental signal that is strong enough to keep markets up." The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index was down 2.4 percent at 1,394.27 points at 1406 ...

European markets find ECB cheer and Chinese holiday respite PARIS: European stocks shot higher Thursday as investors enjoyed a respite from volatile Chinese markets, closed for a long holiday weekend, and took cheer from hints of more central bank stimulus.London's benchmark FTSE 100 index climbed 1.82 percent to close at 6,194.10 points, the CAC 40 in Paris gained 2.17 percent to finish at 4,653.79,, while Frankfurt's DAX 30 jumped 2.68 percent to end at 10,317.84.The European Central Bank boosted market sentiment when president Mario ...
UK shares get lift from airline profits, merger hopes LONDON: UK shares were set for their biggest one-day gain in a week on Thursday, with a profit upgrade from airline easyJet and a report of bid interest in the supermarkets sector adding to a global market recovery. Data showing Britain's services sector recorded its weakest growth in more than two years last month also supported stocks, with the benign outlook for inflation seen by investors as a sign that monetary policy will stay loose. ...
European shares bounce, focus on ECB meeting LONDON: European shares rose sharply on Thursday, tracking strong gains on Wall Street and ahead of a European Central Bank meeting that investors expect will deliver a boost to markets following recent turmoil. At 1011 GMT, the FTSEurofirst 300 index of top European shares was up 1.5 percent at 1,416.09 points after volatile trading in the past weeks. The index is still down more than 10 percent from its peak about a month ago due ...
European stocks shoot higher at opening bell PARIS: European stocks shot higher in opening trading on Thursday, benefitting from a Wall Street rally and volatile Chinese markets being closed for a long weekend.London's FTSE 100 index of leading shares jumped 1.17 to 6,154.12 points, while Paris's CAC 40 index climbed 1.03 percent to 4,601.75 and in Frankfurt the DAX 30 advanced 1.13 percent to 10,161.36. Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2015 ...
Global stock markets experience renewed volatility LONDON: Global stock markets faced renewed volatility Wednesday, as further evidence of slowing growth in China caused investors to question the prospects for continued global economic expansion.Despite revived jitters that sent most markets veering from losses to gains, however, most indices managed to finish up after serious slides on Tuesday.Following hefty early losses, many Asian bourses reversed direction to close in positive territory -- the latest session of roller-coaster activity.At the end of trade in ...
Markets on edge as policymakers flex muscles LONDON: Fresh government intervention to support China's jittery markets and bets on a more dovish stance from central bankers provided limited respite from a stock market sell-off on Wednesday as oil resumed its fall. European equities gave up early gains, with commodities stocks the hardest hit, as US crude fell more than $1 to $44.39 a barrel. Brent crude was down 89 cents to $48.67. There had been some early relief after Chinese stocks managed ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 16,102.38 1.66
Arrow Nasdaq 4,683.92 1.05
Arrow S&P 1,921.22 1.53
Arrow FTSE 6,042.92 2.44
Arrow DAX 10,038.04 2.71
Arrow CAC-40 4,523.08 2.81
Arrow Nikkei 17,792.16 2.15
Arrow H.Seng 20,840.61 0.45
Arrow Sensex 25,201.90 2.18

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Banking Review 2014

Foreign Debt $62.649bn
Per Cap Income $1,512
GDP Growth 4.24%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-2.378 bln
Exports $2.016 bln
Imports $4.394 bln
WeeklyAugust 27, 2015
Reserves $18.509 bln