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French stocks were moving higher on Friday, although the upside remained limited ahead of rate decisions from the Fed, BOJ, SNB and BOE due next week. Underlying sentiment was underpinned after the European Central Bank slashed interest rates for the first time since 2016 and unveiled a sweeping stimulus...

German stocks eked out modest gains on Friday, a day after the European Central Bank slashed interest rates for the first time since 2016 and unveiled a sweeping stimulus package to boost growth in the ailing euro zone. Sentiment was also boosted after U.S. President Donald Trump said he could consider...

asian-up_13sep19.jpg European stocks look set to open on a firm note Friday, a day after the European Central Bank approved a new round of bond purchases and promised more support to the euro zone economy as long as necessary. Investors now await rate decisions from the Fed, BOJ, SNB and BOE next week as the U.S.-China...

The Switzerland stock market ended flat after a choppy session on Thursday, with investors largely refraining from making significant moves, despite most of the markets across Europe moving higher, cheering the European Central Bank's stimulus announcement.

European stocks ended higher on Thursday after the European Central Bank announced a new stimulus plan as expected.

stockmarkets-aug17_12sep19.jpg European stocks held steady on Thursday to hover near six-week highs amid easing trade tensions and expectations that the European Central Bank (ECB) will kick off another wave of monetary easing. The interest-rate announcement is due at 7.45 am ET. President Mario Draghi will hold his customary press...

U.K. stocks held steady on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to delay increasing tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese imports and British American Tobacco unveiled plans to cut 2,300 jobs. Brexit remained in focus, with Premier Boris Johnson facing calls to reverse his suspension...

French stocks eked out modest gains on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump announced a short delay to scheduled tariff hikes on billions worth of Chinese goods in response to China's decision to exempt some U.S. anti-cancer drugs and other goods from its tariffs. Investors also awaited the...

German stocks edged higher on Thursday amid easing trade tensions and expectations that the European Central Bank (ECB) will kick off another wave of monetary easing. The interest-rate announcement is due at 7.45 am ET. President Mario Draghi will hold his customary press conference at 8.30 am ET. The...

stockmarkets-aug17_12sep19.jpg European stocks are likely to open higher on Thursday as trade-war tensions eased and investors seem convinced that the world's major central banks will ride to the rescue with aggressive monetary stimulus. Asian markets rose along with the Chinese yuan after U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to...

The Switzerland stock market ended on a firm note on Wednesday, in line with the trend across Europe, amid hopes the European Central Bank and the U.S. Federal Reserve will come up with measures to boost economic growth.

European markets ended higher on Wednesday, with investors picking up stocks amid hopes the European Central Bank would announce additional stimulus to boost euro area economic growth.

stockmarkets-aug20_11sep19.jpg European stocks were moving higher on Wednesday as investors cheered signs of a thaw in the U.S.-China trade dispute. Ahead of talks scheduled for next month, China announced that it would exempt 16 American-made products from tariffs as a sign of goodwill. The list included varieties of animal...

U.K. stocks rose sharply on Wednesday as investors cheered signs of a thaw in the U.S.-China trade dispute. Ahead of talks scheduled for next month, China announced that it would exempt 16 American-made products from tariffs as a sign of goodwill. The list included varieties of animal feed such...

French stocks rose on Wednesday after China announced a range of U.S. goods to be exempted from 25 percent extra tariffs put in place last year, raising chances of a breakthrough in the Sino-US trade war. The next round of U.S.-China trade talks are likely to restart next week, with a senior White...

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