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The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session with a modest gain. The positive performance of the index heavyweights provided support to the overall market. Investors were in an uncertain mood at the end of the trading week. Concerns over Brexit uncertainty and the Italian budget lingered, along...

The European markets ended Friday's session with mixed results. After a positive start the markets turned lower and entered negative territory around midday. However, the markets staged a late recovery after markets on Wall Street began to recover from their weak start. Investors were in an uncertain...

asian-up_16nov18.jpg European stocks moved higher on Friday as the pound steadied versus the euro and investors pinned hopes for a resolution in the U.S.-China relations. The upside, however, remained limited by Brexit uncertainty and Italy's budget showdown with the European Commission. The pan-European Stoxx Europe...

U.K. shares rose on Friday to extend gains from the previous session despite growing uncertainty surrounding Brexit. Overall gains remained limited as the pound stabilized after a sharp fall the previous day. The benchmark FTSE 100 was up 15 points or 0.21 percent at 7,052 in opening deals after...

French stocks rose on Friday, with hopes of easing U.S.-China trade tensions and strong results from Vivendi supporting underlying sentiment. However, overall gains were limited by Brexit uncertainty and tech sector woes. The benchmark CAC 40 was up 25 points or 0.50 percent at 5,058 in opening...

German stocks advanced on Friday as the pound steadied versus the euro and investors pinned hopes for a resolution in the U.S.-China relations The benchmark DAX was up 87 points or 0.77 percent at 11,441 in opening deals after falling half a percent the previous day. Automaker Volkswagen rallied...

stockmarkets-aug16_16nov18.jpg European stocks may open on a mixed note Friday after the pound suffered its biggest one-day loss against the euro since October 2016 amid a deepening crisis for U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May. Four ministers, including Brexit Minister Dominic Raab resigned in protest to her draft Brexit agreement,...

The European markets ended Thursday's session solidly in negative territory. Bank stocks took a hit after the announcement of some high profile U.K. government resignations. U.K. Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab and Junior Brexit minister Suella Braverman quit from the government, protesting against...

stockmarkets-aug16_15nov18.jpg European stocks were moving lower on Thursday, giving up earlier gains after Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab and Northern Ireland minister Shailesh Vara announced their resignations, dealing a severe blow to Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plans. The British pound crashed against the euro and...

U.K. stocks advanced on Thursday and the British pound fell against the euro, as Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab and Northern Ireland minister Shailesh Vara announced their resignations, dealing a severe blow to Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plans. Investors were also digesting media reports...

French stocks were modestly higher on Thursday after the Bloomberg reported that the Chinese government has outlined potential concessions to the Trump administration in an attempt to resolve a trade war between the world's two-largest economies. Market sentiment also received a boost after European...

German stocks rose on Thursday after British Prime Minister Theresa May won the support of her bitterly divided cabinet for a draft Brexit deal and China reportedly outlined a series of concessions to the U.S. on their trade dispute. The benchmark DAX was up 69 points or 0.60 percent at 11,481 in...

stockmarkets-aug16_15nov18.jpg European stocks may open lower on Thursday as the U.S. dollar weakened and oil resumed declines after closing about 1 percent higher on Wednesday to snap twelve successive days of declines. Worries about oversupply returned to haunt investors after an industry group said U.S. inventories had risen...

The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session with a significant loss. The weak performance of the defensive heavyweights pressured the overall market. Weak GDP data from Japan and Germany sparked concerns about sluggish global economic growth. The Italian government also told the European Union...

The European markets got off to a weak start Wednesday. Weak GDP data from Japan and Germany sparked concerns about sluggish global economic growth. The Italian government also told the European Union Tuesday it would maintain its deficit and economic growth forecasts for 2019 despite calls from the...

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