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The Swiss stock market ended the first session of the new trading week with a small gain. The market dropped in early trade and remained in negative territory for much of the morning. However, the positive opening on Wall Street helped to boost the market into the green in the afternoon. The trading...

The majority of the European markets ended the first session of the new trading week in the red. Investors have turned cautious after hawkish comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen and her deputy Stanley Fischer has raised concerns over a potential Fed rate increase in the coming months. Traders will be...

Markets-111714_29Aug16.jpg European stocks fell in cautious trade Monday, as hawkish comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen and her deputy Stanley Fischer coupled with a pullback in oil prices on signs of rising Iraq output made investors jittery. Amid lack of any positive triggers, market participants now await this week's...

French shares retreated on Monday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer signaled the world's largest economy looks healthy enough to take on another increase in interest rates as soon as September. Amid lack of any positive triggers, market participants now...

German shares fell in cautious trade Monday after Fed Chair Janet Yellen signaled an interest rate hike remains on the cards this year in the midst of an improving U.S. economy. Comments from Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer that an interest-rate increase is possible in September and...

Asian-Markets2_29Aug16.jpg European stocks are likely to open a tad higher on Monday as investors ponder the impact of a resurgent dollar on the region's exporters. Safe-haven assets like gold and the Japanese yen slipped as the U.S. dollar got a boost from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's remarks that an interest rate...

The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session with moderate gains. The market got off to a weak start and was mired in a sideways trend for much of the session. However, the market broke out into positive territory after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's highly anticipated speech. Yellen stated...

The European markets got off to a weak start Friday, ahead of today's highly anticipated speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen. The markets came off their early lows after the release of some solid German and French consumer confidence data, but remained trapped in a sideways trend. However, the markets...

AsianMarket-112614_26Aug16.jpg European stocks slipped into negative territory on Friday, although markets across Europe came off their intra-day lows in reaction to solid German and French consumer confidence data and in-line reports on French and U.K.GDP. With several Federal Reserve officials arguing the case for another interest-rate...

French shares drifted lower on Friday as investors digested GDP and consumer confidence data, and looked ahead to Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech at Jackson Hole later today for clues on the economy and monetary policy. With several Federal Reserve officials arguing the case for another interest-rate...

German shares fell slightly on Friday as investors remained focused on Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech at Jackson Hole later today on the economy and monetary policy. With several Federal Reserve officials arguing the case for another interest-rate increase and the recent run of U.S. data suggesting...

Asian-Markets2_26Aug16.jpg Stock futures point to a flat open on Friday as investors eagerly await a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen at the Kansas City Fed's policy conference later today. Investors are looking for hints at the potential for a rate rise later this year against the backdrop of improving U.S. data,...

The Swiss stock market ended Thursday's session with a significant loss. Investors have withdrawn to the sidelines ahead of tomorrow's speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen in Jackson Hole. Disappointing German business confidence data also weighed on investor sentiment. The weak performance of...

The European markets ended Thursday's session firmly in negative territory. After a weak start, the market managed to pare some of their early losses, but remained trapped in a sideways trend for the rest of the session. The unexpected drop in German business confidence in August weighed on investor...

The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session with a slight dip, but was little changed overall. After a weak start, the market climbed into positive territory and remainder there for most of the session. However, the market pared its gains in late trading, following the weak opening on Wall Street. Investors...

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