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The Swiss stock market ended the first session of the new trading week with a substantial loss. Weak cues from overseas markets weighed on the market, as well as continued profit taking after last week's Fed announcement sparked a rally. Despite the announcements from the Federal Reserve and the...

The European markets ended the first session of the new trading week solidly in negative territory. A wide range of concerns weighed on investor sentiment Monday. Investors were in a cautious mood ahead of the first U.S. presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton later today. Energy...

stock-market-down_26Sep16.jpg European stocks fell sharply on Monday, dragged down by banks and energy stocks, after base metal prices slid and Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said in a speech the central bank was prepared to take short-term interest rates deeper into negative territory. The pound hit its weakest level...

U.K. shares tumbled on Monday, dragged down by miners and banks, after base metal prices slid and Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said in a speech the central bank was prepared to take short-term interest rates deeper into negative territory. The pound hit its weakest level versus the euro...

French shares tumbled on Monday, as investors exercised caution ahead of an OPEC producers meeting in Algeria and the first U.S. presidential debate for Election 2016. Upbeat German business sentiment data failed to lift investor sentiment on a relatively light day on the economic front. The...

German shares fell sharply on Monday, as caution crept in ahead of an OPEC producers meeting in Algeria and the first U.S. presidential debate for Election 2016. Upbeat German business sentiment data failed to lift investor sentiment. The Ifo institute said today that German business sentiment surged...

Markets-111714_26Sep16.jpg European stocks look set to open on a sluggish note Monday, as market attention turned from central bank meetings to U.S. politics ahead of tonight's crucial debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The first of the three presidential debates could have a significant effect on presidential election...

The Swiss stock market ended the last day of the trading week with a significant decrease. Investors took advantage of the opportunity to lock in some profits, after Thursday's strong gains. Thursday's rally was in response to the Federal Reserve decision to keep interest rates at current levels. There...

The European markets ended Friday's session with modest losses. Investors took the opportunity to lock in some profits after the strong rally on Thursday. The release of some weak regional data also had an impact, as French GDP and Eurozone private sector data disappointed investors. Some of the best...

Markets-111714_23Sep16.jpg European stocks fell slightly on Friday, as the Fed's decision on interest rates faded, oil prices slipped ahead of next week's Algiers OPEC meeting and regional data on French GDP and Eurozone private sector activity disappointed investors. Miners were among the biggest losers after sharp gains in...

U.K. shares fell slightly on Friday as investors locked in some gains in resource stocks after sharp gains in the previous session. Disappointing French GDP and Eurozone private sector activity data also dampened sentiment. While Eurozone private sector grew at the slowest pace in 20 months in September,...

French shares lost ground on Friday, as the Fed's decision on interest rates faded, oil prices slipped ahead of next week's Algiers OPEC meeting and regional data on French GDP and Eurozone private sector activity disappointed investors. Eurozone private sector grew at the slowest pace in 20 months...

German shares drifted lower in cautious trade Friday, as the Fed's decision on interest rates faded, oil prices slipped ahead of next week's Algiers OPEC meeting and Eurozone private sector activity data disappointed investors. Eurozone private sector grew at the slowest pace in 20 months in September,...

Asian-Markets2_23Sep16.jpg European stocks are seen opening flat to slightly lower on Friday as investors pause for breath after sharp gains in the previous session. While U.S. stocks rose for a third straight session overnight, most Asian stocks edged lower in cautious trade. The yen retreated slightly against the dollar,...

The Swiss stock market ended Thursday's session sharply higher, as investors reacted positively to the Federal Reserve's decision to leave interest rates unchanged. The strong gain propelled the market back above the 8,300 point level. The rally would have been even stronger if the defensive heavyweights...

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