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The Swiss stock market began the new trading week with a modest increase, adding to the gains of the previous four sessions. The market climbed above the 9,500 point level Monday and was within striking distance of its all-time high. Investors were encouraged by the better than expected manufacturing...

The majority of the European markets ended Monday's session in positive territory. European manufacturing data helped investors to get past the disappointing performance of the Asian markets. The Greek stock market reopened today after being shuttered for the past 5 weeks. The market sold-off sharply...

The European markets were mostly higher on Monday, despite weak cues from Asia and Wall Street overnight, amid some encouraging earnings news from the region. In economic news, Germany's manufacturing sector expanded more than initially estimated in July, data published by Markit showed. The Markit/BME...

The UK market was indecisive on Monday afternoon, despite weak cues from Asia and Wall Street overnight, amid some encouraging earnings news from the region. In economic news, Germany's manufacturing sector expanded more than initially estimated in July, data published by Markit showed. The Markit/BME...

The French market was moderately higher on Monday, despite weak cues from Asia and Wall Street overnight, amid some encouraging earnings news from the region. In economic news, Germany's manufacturing sector expanded more than initially estimated in July, data published by Markit showed. The Markit/BME...

Asian-Markets2_03Aug15.jpg The European markets are set to open lower on Monday as investors look forward to the resumption of trading in Greek stocks following a five-week shutdown that began after the country imposed capital controls aimed at stemming capital flight. The head of the Greek statistics office stepped down on...

The Swiss stock market ended the final trading session of July with a modest gain. The market pulled back slightly in the afternoon, following the release of some weaker than expected U.S. economic data. However, the market advanced further in late trade and finished at its intraday high. Investors...

The majority of the European markets ended Friday's session in positive territory, extending the gains from the previous three session. The driving force behind the move continued to be European corporate earnings results. The markets fluctuated between gains and losses throughout Friday's session....

The European markets swung between gains and losses on Friday as investors digest another batch of earnings and mostly disappointing German retail sales, Eurozone unemployment and U.K. consumer confidence data. The Stoxx Europe 600 index is down 0.2 percent and the U.K.'s FTSE 100 is moving down 0.3...

German socks erased early gains on Friday as investors digest another batch of earnings and mostly disappointing German retail sales and Eurozone unemployment data. German retail sales unexpectedly declined in June after rising in the previous two months, preliminary figures from Destatis showed....

Asian-Markets2_31Jul15.jpg European stocks are seen opening largely unchanged on Friday as oil prices continue to decline and the Chinese stock-market selloff seems far from over. Asian stocks are mixed, with Chinese shares drifting lower once again amid reports that the country's banks had been ordered to assess their exposure...

The Swiss stock market climbed to an intraday high of 9,440 points Thursday, but pared its gains in the afternoon. The market ended the session with a very slight increase, nearly unchanged for the day. The weak performance of the U.S. markets weighed on the Swiss market in the afternoon. The U.S....

The majority of the European markets ended Thursday's session in positive territory, extending the gains from the previous 2 days. The driving force behind the move continues to be better than expected European corporate earnings reports. Energy stocks also turned in a strong performance, partly due...

The European markets pared early gains on Thursday, as investors digested a raft of earnings reports, the Fed's policy statement and downbeat German labor market data. Investors are also worried about continuing volatility in Chinese markets. China's benchmark Shanghai Composite index closed down...

German stocks pared early gains on Thursday, as investors digested a raft of earnings reports, the Fed's policy statement and downbeat German labor market data. Investors are also worried about continuing volatility in Chinese markets. China's benchmark Shanghai Composite index closed down 2.20 percent...

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