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stock-market-down_23may18.jpg European stocks fell sharply on Wednesday as oil prices dropped, geopolitical risks returned to the fore and uncertainty continued over the formation of an anti-establishment government in Italy. There was also no respite on the data front as flash survey data from IHS Markit showed that Eurozone...

U.K. shares fell from a record high reached on Tuesday as a drop in oil prices pulled down energy stocks and investors weighed U.S. President Donald Trump's comments on China and North Korea. Meanwhile, U.K. inflation slowed slightly in April, data from the Office for National Statistics revealed....

French stocks tumbled on Wednesday as oil prices dropped, geopolitical risks returned to the fore and uncertainty continued over the formation of an anti-establishment government in Italy. The benchmark CAC 40 was down 71 points or 1.25 percent at 5,569 in opening deals after finishing marginally...

German stocks fell sharply on Wednesday as oil prices dropped, geopolitical risks returned to the fore and uncertainty continued over the formation of an anti-establishment government in Italy. There was also no respite on the data front as preliminary survey results from IHS Markit showed that German...

market-down-052318.jpg European stocks may open lower on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he's "not really" pleased with China's trade talks so far and that there was a "substantial chance" his June summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "may not work out." Asian stocks fell broadly as investors eyed...

The Swiss stock market ended its first day of the new trading week with a very slight loss. The market was closed on Monday for the Whit Monday holiday. After a positive start, the market quickly pared its early gains and slipped into the red. The market staged a recovery in the afternoon, but again...

The European markets were largely flat during the first half of Tuesday's session, but climbed in the afternoon. The majority of the markets ended the day in positive territory. Traders continue to keep a close eye on the political situation in Italy and were also focused on comments from the Bank of...

stock-market-9_22may18.jpg European stocks held steady on Tuesday to hover near their highest level since the start of February as investors awaited the details of a possible coalition government in Italy and a government report showed the U.K. budget deficit narrowed in April to its lowest level since 2008. Investors also...

U.K. stocks were modestly higher on Tuesday after a government report showed the U.K. budget deficit narrowed in April to its lowest level since 2008. Underlying sentiment remained cautious ahead of the testimony of the Bank of England governor Mark Carney to the House of Commons' Treasury Select...

French stocks were little changed in cautious trade on Tuesday as investors awaited the details of a possible coalition government in Italy. The benchmark CAC 40 was marginally higher at 5,639 in opening deals after closing 0.4 percent higher in the previous session. Credit Agricole shares jumped...

German shares were little changed in cautious trade on Tuesday as investors fretted over high spending fiscal plans of Italy's incoming coalition government. The benchmark DAX was marginally higher at 13,083 in opening deals as traders returned to their desks after a long holiday weekend. Automakers...

market-flat-052218.jpg European stocks may open on a subdued note Tuesday as investors fret over political uncertainty in Italy. Markets have been spooked by surging borrowing costs in Italy after the country's populist parties selected Giuseppe Conte, a little-known civil law professor with a long résumé, as their candidate...

The European markets ended the first session of the new trading week with gains. Investors were encouraged by the easing trade tensions between the U.S. and China. The countries will refrain from new tariffs that may have sparked a trade war. "To meet the growing consumption needs of the Chinese people...

stock-market-9_21may18.jpg European stocks were broadly higher on Monday, with U.K. markets hitting a record high, as easing trade war worries boosted the dollar against major currencies and helped lift exporters. After two days of high-level talks, the U.S. and China have agreed to put the trade war on hold and set up a framework...

U.K. stocks rose sharply on Monday to approach a record high as investors cheered the outcome of trade negotiations between the United States and China. After two days of high-level talks, the two sides have agreed to put the trade war on hold and set up a framework for addressing trade imbalances...

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