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The Swiss stock market ended Tuesday's session with a significant increase, extending its winning streak to 3 sessions. The market got off to a weak start today on rather thin volume, but broke out in the afternoon with a boost from the strong performance on Wall Street. The rally brought the Swiss market...

The European markets ended Tuesday's session with significant gains, following yesterday's modest pullback. The markets rallied after the latest polls showed a surge in support for the U.K. to remain a member of the European Union. Financial stocks were among the top performers Tuesday, while exporters...

The Swiss stock market ended the first session of the new trading week with an increase. The market got off to a weak start and fell below the 8,000 point level. However, the market quickly reversed and hit an intraday high of 8,74 points before midday. Disappointing Eurozone private sector data...

The European markets ended the first session of the new trading week with modest losses. The markets briefly turned positive this morning, but traded in negative territory for the majority of the session. The European markets logged their largest increase in a month at the end of the previous week, leading...

AsianMarkets-112514_23May16.jpg European stocks fell slightly in choppy trade on Monday after gaining the most in a month on Friday, helped by firmer commodity prices and positive Eurozone current account data. Stocks across Europe pared early losses even as a closely monitored survey of business activity across the 19-country Eurozone...

German shares pared early losses on Monday even as a closely monitored survey of business activity across the 19-country Eurozone pointed to faltering growth. Flash survey results from Markit showed that its broad gauge of business activity across the services and manufacturing sectors has fallen...

Stock-Market-012714_23May16.jpg European stocks are poised to open slightly higher on Monday, taking cues from Wall Street and Asia, as the dollar index eased somewhat after gaining for a third straight week on speculation over a mid-year interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve. Oil prices dipped in Asian deals after rising for...

The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session with a solid gain. After a volatile morning, the market stabilized in the afternoon and climbed in late trade. The positive performance on Wall Street provided a boost to the Swiss market in the afternoon. Slightly firmer oil prices helped the market to...

The European markets ended Friday's session solidly in positive territory, following the steep losses of the previous day. Yesterday's sell-off was sparked by the prospect that the U.S. Federal Reserve could raise interest rates in June. The minutes of the most recent Federal Reserve meeting, which were...

StockMarket4-112114_20May16.jpg European stocks rose on Friday after steep losses in the previous session on concerns about another U.S. rate hike in the near term and worries about the disappearance of an EgyptAir flight. While the dollar continued to hover at seven-week highs against its major rivals, a rebound in oil and metal...

U.K. shares rose on Friday, with mining and energy stocks among the major gainers, supported by stronger commodity prices. Amid little trading cues, investors are pinning hopes that a G7 finance meeting that kicked off in northern Japan would provide some clarity over the conduct of global monetary...

French shares rose on Friday as investors shrugged off the Fed's rate hike signals and turned their attention to the G7 meeting of central bankers and finance ministers that could provide some clarity over the conduct of global monetary and fiscal policies. Higher oil and metal prices also offered some...

German shares followed Asian peers higher on Friday as oil and metal prices rose and investors turned their attention to the G7 meeting of central bankers and finance ministers that could provide some clarity over the conduct of global monetary and fiscal policies. On a relatively light economic...

Asian-Markets1_20May16.jpg European stocks are likely to open higher on Friday, tracking firm cues from Asia even as concerns about the outlook for U.S. interest rates persist. The dollar held firm versus the yen and oil prices resumed their rise after closing largely unchanged on Thursday, helping boost sentiment across Asia. ...

The Swiss stock market ended Thursday's session in the red. Investor concerns over a potential interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve next month drove the market lower, following the release of the minutes of the most recent Fed meeting after the European close yesterday. Most participants...

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