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U.K. shares were trading higher on Friday as China export data topped forecasts and the pound drifted lower against its major opponents after a warning from U.S. President Donald Trump that Prime Minister Theresa May's current 'soft-Brexit' proposal with the EU would probably "kill" any future trade...

French stocks eked out modest gains on Friday amid easing trade tensions as China refrained from detailing retaliation plans against the latest U.S. tariffs. The benchmark CAC 40 was up 23 points or 0.44 percent at 5,429 in opening deals after climbing 1 percent in the previous session. Amid...

German shares were modestly higher on Friday as China's exports data topped forecasts and investors looked forward to a strong quarterly earnings season. The benchmark DAX was up 46 points or 0.37 percent at 12,539 in opening deals after closing 0.6 percent higher the previous day. In economic...

asian-market-100912_13jul18.jpg European stocks may open higher on Friday after data showed China's trade grew by double digits in June despite mounting tensions with Washington. Exports climbed 11.3 percent year-over-year in dollar terms in June, faster than the expected rise of 9.5 percent. Imports advanced 14.1 percent from...

The Swiss stock market bounced back Thursday, following Wednesday's pullback. The market received a boost from the strong performance of the pharmaceutical heavyweights and easing concerns over a global trade war. The Swiss Market Index increased by 1.56 percent Thursday and finished at 8,818.19....

The European markets regained some of yesterday's losses Thursday. Concerns over the trade war between the U.S. and China have eased somewhat as investors remain optimistic that the two sides will come together for talks to resolve the trade dispute. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index advanced...

stock-market-9_12jul18.jpg European stocks were modestly higher on Thursday as investors held out hopes that the U.S. and China will eventually mull new trade talks, which could end with a bilateral solution to the trade dispute. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index was up 0.4 percent at 382.90 in late opening deals after...

U.K. shares recovered from the previous session's losses on Thursday as oil steadied, the pound traded flat and investors held out hopes that the U.S. and China will eventually mull new trade talks for a resolution of the trade conflict. The benchmark FTSE 100 was up 50 points or 0.65 percent at...

French stocks held steady on Thursday as investors held out hopes that the U.S. and China will eventually agree to hold high-level trade talks for a resolution of the trade conflict. The benchmark CAC 40 was up 15 points or 0.29 percent at 5,369 in opening deals after declining 1.5 percent on Wednesday....

German shares eked out modest gains on Thursday after the Bloomberg reported that U.S. and Chinese officials are willing to resume talks over trade at a high level, which could help find solution to the bilateral problem. The benchmark DAX was up 26 points or 0.21 percent at 12,444 in opening deals...

asian-markets1_12jul18.jpg European stocks may open a tad higher on Thursday as the dollar extended a rally after the release of strong producer price inflation data and oil prices bounced back after steep losses in the previous session amid supply worries. The U.S. dollar held at a six-month high against the yen as traders...

The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session firmly in negative territory. Global equity markets were under pressure after the trade war between the U.S. and China escalated. U.S. President Donald Trump has ordered U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to begin the process of imposing tariffs...

The European markets pulled back Wednesday as trade war concerns weighed on investor sentiment. U.S. President Donald Trump has ordered U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to begin the process of imposing tariffs of 10 percent on an additional $200 billion of Chinese imports. The move comes...

asianmarkets-112014_11jul18.jpg European stocks tumbled on Wednesday to snap a six-day winning streak as investors fretted about an escalating trade war between the world's two largest economies. Beijing vowed to take countermeasures after the U.S. proposed tariffs on an extra $200 billion of Chinese goods. The pan-European...

U.K. shares fell sharply on Wednesday after the U.S. escalated its trade dispute with China and drugmaker Indivior warned of lower-than-expected sales and profits this year. The benchmark FTSE 100 was down 95 points or 1.22 percent at 7,597 in late opening deals after closing 0.1 percent higher the...

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