Currency Markets

Market sentiment kept in check by Irma and North Korea

Sep 8, 2017

Global shares mostly slipped on worries about the damage from Hurricane Irma in the U.S., as well as lingering fears about ballistic missile launches and nuclear weapons in North Korea.

Asian shares mostly lower on hurricane, North Korea worries

Sep 8, 2017

Asian shares mostly slipped as worries remained about the damage from Hurricane Irma in the U.S. as well as lingering fears about ballistic missile launches and nuclear weapons in North Korea

European markets buoyed by ECB inaction; all eyes on Draghi

Sep 7, 2017

European stock markets and the euro remained firm Thursday as the European Central Bank kept policy unchanged and said in a statement that it stands read to provide the eurozone economy a further stimulus if needed.

The Latest: ECB leaves rates, stimulus program unchanged

Sep 7, 2017

The European Central Bank has left its key interest rate benchmarks and bond-purchase stimulus program unchanged

Asian shares rise as US debt deal gives investors relief

Sep 7, 2017

Asian stocks rise as Trump's debt limit deal buys more time for government and gives investors much needed relief

Global markets lower as caution prevails over security risks

Sep 6, 2017

Global stock markets are lower as investors find ample reasons to stay away from risky assets amid tensions on the Korean Peninsula and the powerful hurricane approaching the United States

Asian markets lower as cautions prevail over security risks

Sep 6, 2017

Asian stock markets were lower on Wednesday as investors found ample reasons to stay away from risky assets amid still-high tensions on the Korean Peninsula and the powerful hurricane approaching the U.S.

Global stocks mixed amid Korea jitters

Sep 5, 2017

Global stock markets are mixed after South Korean warships carried out military exercises amid jitters over North Korea's weekend nuclear test

Global stocks slip on concern over North Korean nuclear test

Sep 4, 2017

Global shares are mostly down on investor jitters over North Korea's nuclear test over the weekend

Taper tiptoe: Strong euro complicates ECB's stimulus plans

Sep 4, 2017

A strengthening euro is complicating the European Central Bank's efforts to scale back and exit its massive monetary stimulus efforts

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
+7

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
+27

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather
+6

High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather
+9

High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather
+7

High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH