Euro zone inflation, U.S. jobs set to dominate
Mon Sep 28, 2015 11:06am EDT
Euro zone inflation and U.S. jobs data will offer clues to the health of major developed economies in the coming week while the malaise gripping emerging markets is expected to prompt India to cut interest rates.
Asian shares slump, dollar gains as Yellen revives rate talk
Fri Sep 25, 2015 2:29am EDT
Asian shares slumped on Friday, while the dollar firmed after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen suggested the central bank is still on track to raise interest rates later this year.
European shares rise but still face weekly loss
Fri Sep 25, 2015 3:15am EDT
European shares rose on Friday although they still faced running up a loss for the week following blows dealt to the market by an emissions test debacle at Volkswagen and new signs of a slowdown in China.
Stocks slip for fifth straight day, euro holds steady
Thu Sep 24, 2015 5:13am EDT
World shares fell for the fifth day running on Thursday, sliding back towards two-year lows on growing unease about global growth, while emerging markets continued to gnaw at investor confidence.
Norwegian crown sheds two percent after surprise rate cut
Thu Sep 24, 2015 4:44am EDT
The Norwegian crown slumped to a 13-year low against the dollar on Thursday, after the central bank surprisingly cut interest rates to boost growth in an economy struggling with falling prices of oil, its main export.