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European stocks decline from 7-year high as BASF falls
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:32:03 GMT
 
European stocks declined from their strongest point since 2007, when a drop in chemical shares at the head with BASF SE outbalanced surprisingly strong financial results from businesses. The Stoxx >>
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Sweden's Krona gains on economic growth outlook
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:21:03 GMT
 
Sweden's Krona gained after a report was released indicating the largest Nordic economy developed much faster than it was expected within the last quarter. Data showed Swedish GDP expanded 1.1% >>
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Shares in Japan climbed after increase in oil production
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:24:04 GMT
 
Japanese stocks advanced, spurring the Topix index to a seven-year record, after increase in energy extraction due to strong rise in fuel prices. Crude explorer Inpex Corporation added 3.3%, while >>
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Gold prolongs its increase due to finish of Chinese holidays
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:13:16 GMT
 
Gold rebounds from seven-week lows, since Chinese traders returned from the Lunar New Year holiday, while investors is assessing the possibility of Fed's rate hike before US inflation data. Precious >>
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Currency volatility increases after Fed's Chair announcement
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:55:07 GMT
 
Currency volatility head for its sharpest weekly slide since 2010, as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen announced on Wednesday, that the central bank is not going to raise rates in >>
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Japan does not benefit from cheaper oil due to Yen
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:44:06 GMT
 
The impact of the plunged crude prices on Japan is not as obvious as for the other countries, since the Yen dropped to seven-year lows. The prices for Brent crude >>
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Chinese officials prepare measures to revive the property market
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:29:04 GMT
 
The Chinese government is going to decrease down-payment for a second real estate purchase and to remove the sales tax, if the home-owner held the estate for two years, compared to the previous five-year >>
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Asian stocks advanced after Fed's Chief rate comments
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:18:03 GMT
 
Asian shares rose on Wednesday, prolonging five-month gains, as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen announced that the Fed is not going to raise interest rates in the next three months. >>
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Euro depreciates before talks on Greece
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 13:58:13 GMT
 
The Euro depreciated, while Europe's stock benchmark reached the highest level in seven years before talks on Greek's funding. Europe's shared currency declined against all but one 16 major peers, >>
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Gold futures add most this month amid Fed's rate outlook
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 13:38:23 GMT
 
Gold futures appreciated the most this month, as the minutes from the Fed's last meeting indicated some officials are wary of negative effects in case the monetary authority rushes with >>
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Dollar stays strong as traders believe Fed to hike rate this year
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:39:13 GMT
 
The Dollar stays strong, as the market participants believe the Federal Reserve is likely to increase interest rates in 2015. The Greenback trades in a tight range, staying little changed >>
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European stocks tread water while ministers meet on Greece
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 09:49:17 GMT
 
European stocks traded in a tight range as Euro zone finance ministers prepared for Brussel's meeting in order to find an agreement on Greece's bailout. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index >>
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Japanese luxury sales advanced, despite weak economy
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 08:56:14 GMT
 
The Japanese economy is struggling, as inflation equals a quarter of the BoJ target, while wages continue its negative tendency. However, the demand for luxury products reached a 15-year record. >>
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Stronger job market supports US consumer confidence
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 08:45:13 GMT
 
Fewer Americans filed applications for unemployment benefits. The amount of jobless claims slipped 21,000 to 283,000 for the week ended February 14. People became more optimistic in February, concerning the >>
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Crude prices drop
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:15:04 GMT
 
Oil prices fell on Thursday, as US inventories were supposed to reach new highs. Moreover, possible increase in Saudi crude output raised new concerns regarding fuel supply surplus. Brent crude >>
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