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The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session in the green. Traders were in a positive mood at the end of the trading week after the U.K. reached a divorce deal with the European Union. Bank stocks also jumped after global financial regulators agreed on the new banking regulations in Frankfurt on Thursday....

The European markets ended Friday's session solidly in positive territory. Traders were in an upbeat mood after the U.K. reached a divorce deal with the European Union, setting stage to move on to future trade talks post-Brexit. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker confirmed that enough...

StockMarket4-112114_08Dec17.jpg European stocks rose sharply to hit one-week high on Friday after the U.S. Congress passed a stopgap spending bill to keep the government funded until Dec. 22 and the U.K. and the European Union struck a deal to unlock divorce negotiations, capping months of tortuous negotiations. The pan-European...

U.K. shares were little changed in cautious trade on Friday as the pound surged to cross $1.35 again on news that the U.K. and the European Union have struck a deal to unlock divorce negotiations, capping months of tortuous negotiations. The pound was also reacting to some positive news on the labor...

French shares rose notably on Friday after the U.S. Congress passed a stopgap spending bill to keep the government funded until Dec. 22 and the U.K. and the European Union struck a deal to unlock divorce negotiations, capping months of tortuous negotiations. The benchmark CAC 40 was up 35 points or...

German stocks rallied on Friday after the U.S. Congress passed a stopgap spending bill to keep the government funded until Dec. 22 and the U.K. and the European Union struck a deal to unlock divorce negotiations, capping months of tortuous negotiations. The benchmark DAX was up 130 points or 0.99...

Asianmarkets-111914_08Dec17.jpg European stocks may open higher on Friday as China's November exports and imports blew past market expectations and optimism prevailed for the passage of the U.S. tax bill through the Senate. U.K. markets, however, may open on a subdued note as the British pound continued to surge in the wake of reports...

The Swiss stock market got off to a positive start Thursday, but slipped into negative territory around midday and remained there for the rest of the session. The weak performance of pharmaceutical heavyweights Novartis and Roche pressured the overall market. The Swiss Market Index decreased by 0.42...

Markets in Europe got off to a positive start Thursday and climbed during the first few hours of trade, before paring their early gains. The majority of the markets ended the day with modest gains, after struggling during the previous two sessions. Traders remain in a cautious mood ahead of tomorrow's...

Asian-Markets1_07Dec17.jpg European stocks were modestly higher on Thursday as investors digested merger and acquisition news and awaited further details on progress towards U.S. tax reform. The dollar advanced against its peers, bolstered by reports that the U.S. Congress is on track to approve legislation that would avert...

U.K. shares rose on Thursday as oil steadied after steep overnight losses and the dollar advanced on optimism over progress by Congress on tax legislation. The pound was little changed after data published by mortgage lender Halifax and IHS Markit showed U.K. house prices increased more than expected...

French shares steadied on Thursday as oil steadied after steep overnight losses and the dollar advanced on optimism over progress by Congress on tax legislation. The benchmark CAC 40 was up 13 points or 0.25 percent at 5,387.64 in late opening deals after closing marginally lower on Wednesday. On...

German shares eked out modest gains on Thursday as oil steadied after steep overnight losses and the dollar advanced on optimism over progress by Congress on tax legislation. The benchmark DAX was up 39 points or 0.30 percent at 13,037 in late opening deals after declining 0.4 percent in the previous...

stock-market-8_07Dec17.jpg European stocks may open higher on Thursday after U.S. markets regained some equilibrium to end mixed overnight despite falling oil prices and concerns about the possibility of violence in the Middle East. For the time being, it seems that traders have shrugged off concerns surrounding U.S. President...

The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session with a small gain. After a weak start to the day, the market managed to climb into positive territory in the afternoon. The strong performance of index heavyweight Nestlé provided support to the overall market. The Swiss Market Index increased by 0.23...

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