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Asianmarkets-011415_09Feb16.jpg European shares fell in choppy trade on Tuesday as concerns about global growth prospects and banks' profitability persisted. Earlier in the day, Japan's Nikkei index plunged 5.4 percent after the U.S. and European markets fell sharply on Monday on fears of a global economic slowdown and concerns...

U.K. shares held steady on Tuesday even as concerns about global growth prospects and banks' profitability persisted. Earlier in the day, Japan's Nikkei index plunged 5.4 percent after the U.S. and European markets fell sharply on Monday on fears of a global economic slowdown and concerns over bank...

French shares fell modestly in choppy trade on Tuesday as concerns about global growth prospects and banks' profitability persisted. Earlier in the day, Japan's Nikkei index plunged 5.4 percent after the U.S. and European markets fell sharply on Monday on fears of a global economic slowdown and concerns...

German shares gave up early gains on Tuesday as concerns about global growth prospects and banks' profitability persisted. Earlier in the day, Japan's Nikkei index plunged 5.4 percent after the U.S. and European markets fell sharply on Monday on fears of a global economic slowdown and concerns over...

AsianMarkets-011615_09Feb16.jpg Stock futures point to a lower open on Tuesday as investors turn risk averse on persistent concerns over the pace of global growth. The German DAX plunged 3.3 percent on Monday, France's CAC 40 index tumbled 3.2 percent and the U.K.'s FTSE 100 fell 2.7 percent as disappointing earnings and concerns...

The Swiss stock market ended the first session of the new trading week with a significant loss. The market was briefly positive at the start of Monday's session, but quickly dropped into negative territory. The weak opening on Wall Street applied additional pressure on the Swiss market going into the...

The European markets ended the first session of the new trading week with significant losses. Weakness in crude oil prices and continued weakness in Eurozone investor sentiment weighed on the markets. Concerns over slowing global growth and uncertainty over the Federal Reserve's monetary policy also...

stock-market-down_08Feb16.jpg European shares extended last week's losses on Monday as investors fretted over oil price volatility, slowing global growth and uncertainty over the Federal Reserve's monetary policy. Stocks were falling across the board after results of a survey by Sentix revealed that Eurozone investor sentiment...

French shares retreated on Monday, extending last week's steep losses as investors fretted over oil price volatility, mixed earnings releases and slowing global growth. Oil prices ticked higher and Japanese shares erased early losses to end sharply higher on a weaker yen but U.S. stock futures indicated...

German shares fell in early trade Monday, extending last week's steep losses as investors fretted over oil price volatility, mixed earnings releases and slowing global growth. Oil prices ticked higher and Japanese shares erased early losses to end sharply higher on a weaker yen but U.S. stock futures...

Asian-Markets2_08Feb16.jpg European shares are seen opening a tad higher on Monday despite steep losses on Wall Street Friday and a lack of directional cues from Asian markets. U.S. shares fell broadly on Friday as the latest jobs report painted a murky picture of the U.S. economy, with a slowdown in the pace of hiring but...

The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session in the red, although it spent much of the session in positive territory. Weakness in late trade, which coincided with the pull back on Wall Street, drove the market below the 8,000 point level. Employment in the U.S. rose by less than expected in January,...

The European markets ended Friday's session with mixed results, but there was more red than green among the final results. The highly anticipated U.S. employment report for January showed weaker than expected job growth and German factory orders also disappointed. Investors were also confronted by a...

StockMarket-112814_05Feb16.jpg European shares traded mostly higher on Friday as investors digest a slew of earnings reports, weak German factory orders data and await U.S. payrolls data due out later in the day. German factory orders fell 0.7 percent in December from November, when it advanced 1.5 percent, provisional data showed....

French shares eked out modest gains on Friday as investors digest a slew of earnings reports and await U.S. payrolls data due out later in the day. U.S. employment is expected to increase by about 188,000 jobs in January after jumping by 292,000 jobs in December. The unemployment rate is expected...

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