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The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session in the green, extending its winning streak to a fourth session. Much like the previous session, financial and insurance stocks turned in a solid performance. Strong consumer and business confidence figures out of Germany and a breakthrough agreement...

The European markets climbed Wednesday after Eurozone finance ministers cleared the way for fresh loans for Greece. Strong consumer and business confidence figures out of Germany also added to the positive mood among investors today. The markets extended the strong gains of the previous session, which...

StockMarket-112814_25May16.jpg European stocks hit a fresh four-week high on Wednesday, as Eurozone finance ministers cleared the way for fresh loans for Greece and investors grew more optimistic that the U.S. economy is strong enough to withstand higher interest rates. Better-than-expected consumer and business confidence figures...

German shares extended Tuesday's rally, as Eurozone finance ministers cleared the way for fresh loans for Greece and investors grew more optimistic that the U.S. economy is strong enough to withstand higher interest rates. Better-than- expected consumer and business confidence figures out of Germany...

Asianmarkets-111914_25May16.jpg Multiple catalysts could propel European stocks higher for the second day in a row on Wednesday. Risk sentiment received a boost as Brexit concerns eased and Eurozone finance ministers approved in principle a reform package for Greece that will unblock new loans. Worries about a likely rate hike by...

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...

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