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After 2 straight routs, US stocks await key services data

US stocks were flat in early trading on Thursday. After two straight bruising sessions on mounting recession worries. The broad-based S&P 500 gained 0.1...

European stocks rise on China stimulus despite weak US, German data

European markets extended gains for a third day on Friday, as China's move to boost bank lending outweighed data showing slower-than-expected US job growth and...

Pound wobbles as May resigns

LONDON: The British pound wobbled Friday after Prime Minister Theresa May announced her resignation, while stock markets mostly rebounded as US President Donald Trump offered...

Global stocks try battling back after Trump-inflicted meltdown

PARIS: Punch-drunk stock markets attempted a comeback Wednesday emboldened by a new flicker of hope for a US-China trade deal, but fears that President Donald...

Central banks leave markets seeing red

LONDON: Updates from the US Federal Reserve and the Bank of England left markets on the back foot Thursday as investors weighed their messages on...

Markets hold ground after ‘high drama’ over new Brexit delay

LONDON: The pound steadied Thursday and stocks held firm after Britain and its EU partners agreed again to extend Brexit. European leaders agreed at a summit...

China-US trade hopes fuel market gains

LONDON: Global markets pushed higher Wednesday on renewed optimism over talks on the China-US trade war, while oil prices were energised by fading supply and...

European stocks close sharply higher

FRANKFURT AM MAIN: European stocks closed with stong gains on Friday after the head of the Federal Reserve signalled the US central bank was no...

European stocks accelerate gains

FRANKFURT AM MAIN: Gains on Europe's major stock exchanges accelerated Friday after the head of the Federal Reserve signaled that the US central bank was...

European shares gain as US-China trade talks trigger relief

LONDON: News that Beijing and Washington would hold talks over their ongoing trade war boosted European shares on Friday, after a gloomy week during which...