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The European markets are trading notably higher on Friday, after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly expanded its massive quantitative and qualitative easing as policymakers assessed it necessary to achieve the 2 percent inflation target. In a 5-4 vote, the Policy Board led by Governor Haruhiko Kuroda...

The French market traded notably higher on Friday, after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly expanded its massive quantitative and qualitative easing as policymakers assessed it necessary to achieve the 2 percent inflation target. In a 5-4 vote, the Policy Board led by Governor Haruhiko Kuroda decided...

The French market traded notably higher on Friday, after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly expanded its massive quantitative and qualitative easing as policymakers assessed it necessary to achieve the 2 percent inflation target. In a 5-4 vote, the Policy Board led by Governor Haruhiko Kuroda decided...

The German market traded notably higher on Friday, after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly expanded its massive quantitative and qualitative easing as policymakers assessed it necessary to achieve the 2 percent inflation target. In a 5-4 vote, the Policy Board led by Governor Haruhiko Kuroda decided...

Asian-Markets2_31Oct14.jpg European stocks look set to open sharply higher on Friday, as improving growth prospects in the U.S. and fresh signs that global central banks will continue to be proactive in ensuring price stability helped increase the appeal of riskier assets. Asian stocks are rising across the board, with Japan's...

European stocks drifted lower on Thursday, surrendering early gains, as investors weighed mixed earnings results and the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision to end its massive stimulus program, known as QE3. The Fed sounded fairly optimistic about the U.S. economic recovery and clarified the pace of...

German stocks retreated on Thursday as investors weighed mixed earnings results and the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision to end its massive stimulus program, known as QE3. The Fed sounded fairly optimistic about the U.S. economic recovery and clarified the pace of rate hikes would depend on incoming...

stock-market-9_30Oct14.jpg European stocks are seen opening on a flat note Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve delivered a slightly more hawkish policy statement. After ending its controversial long-running bond-buying program, the Federal Reserve described labor conditions as improving and sounded more hawkish than expected...

European stocks rose broadly on Wednesday, tracking sharp gains on Wall Street overnight as investors await the outcome of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting later tonight for clues on when the U.S. central bank could raise interest rates. The Fed is widely expected to announce the end of its...

German stocks opened higher on Wednesday as investors await the outcome of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting later tonight for clues on when the U.S. central bank could raise interest rates. The Fed is widely expected to announce the end of its bond-buying program, known as quantitative easing,...

Asian-Markets1_29Oct14.jpg European stocks are set to open higher on Wednesday, buoyed by a surge in U.S. stocks overnight and a firm trend in Asia this morning, as investors digested upbeat U.S. consumer confidence data and look for reassurance from the U.S.Federal Reserve that interest rates will remain low for "considerable...

European stocks are gaining ground on Tuesday, reversing the previous session's declines, as investors digested better-than-expected results from a slew of companies including heavyweights such as UBS AG, BP Plc and Novartis AG. All eyes are now on the U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting...

German stocks are trading sharply higher on Tuesday after falling the day before on disappointing German business data. All eyes are now on the U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting beginning later in the day, with economists expecting the U.S. central bank to announce an end to its bond-buying...

Asian-Market-100912_28Oct14.jpg European stocks are poised to open higher on Tuesday after the U.S. markets ended nearly flat overnight despite weakness among energy stocks and disappointing economic data. With the latest set of data indicating uneven economic growth in the world's largest economy, investors are waiting to see whether...

The European markets are in negative territory on Monday, after German business confidence deteriorated for the sixth consecutive month in October. Banking stocks are in focus in the region after the results of the stress tests. The results of a comprehensive assessment of the euro area's 130 largest...