Currency Markets

US stocks slip after results from Wal-Mart and Cisco

Aug 17, 2017

US stocks start lower as Wal-Mart's results weigh on retailers and a disappointing sales forecast from Cisco Systems puts pressure on technology companies

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

Global shares meander after upbeat Japan trade report

Aug 17, 2017

Global shares meander after Wall St. gains, upbeat Japan trade data

Asian shares mostly higher following gains on Wall Street

Aug 17, 2017

Asian share benchmarks higher after Wall St. gains, upbeat Japan trade data

Global stocks higher after US indexes take small losses

Aug 16, 2017

Global stock markets are mostly higher after US indexes took small losses and Washington and North Korea indicated their willingness to reduce nuclear tensions

UK inflation lower than expected, easing rate hike prospects

Aug 15, 2017

Inflation in Britain held steady in July at an annual rate of 2.6 percent, decreasing the likelihood of any interest rate increases soon

Global stocks rise after diplomatic overtures by Koreas, US

Aug 15, 2017

Global shares gain on cooling of tensions over North Korean nuclear program

Asian stocks rise after Koreas, US make diplomatic overtures

Aug 15, 2017

Asian shares are higher as both Koreas and the U.S. appeared to indicate a willingness to defuse the crisis over North Korea's nuclear program

US stocks jump as tensions with North Korea appear to ease

Aug 14, 2017

Technology companies, banks, and other stocks climb as investors relax somewhat after days of international tensions pulled the stock market lower last week

Confidence returns to markets as North Korea tensions ease

Aug 14, 2017

Stocks are up and gold is down as tensions over North Korea ease following an intervention by China

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