Currency Markets

World stocks edge up as investors await ECB comments

Apr 26, 2018

World stock markets are mostly higher as investors digest the latest quarterly corporate earnings and await comment from the head of the European Central Bank.

Global stocks slide, futures point to weak Wall Street open

Apr 25, 2018

Global shares are slipping, mirroring a sell-off on Wall Street on jitters over slowing growth and falling company profits

Asian stocks slip following sell-off on Wall Street

Apr 25, 2018

Asian shares decline, mirroring sell-off on Wall Street triggered by worries over slowing growth, weaker profits

At war with Alibaba: Top brands fight China e-commerce giant

Apr 23, 2018

Executives tell AP their companies were punished by Alibaba after they refused to enter exclusive partnerships with the Chinese e-commerce giant, which denies wrongdoing

Stock markets steady, oil slips after Trump slams OPEC

Apr 20, 2018

Global stock markets subdued amid trade worries, while the oil fell after President Donald Trump slammed OPEC for keeping prices high

Asian shares higher on optimism about global growth

Apr 19, 2018

Asian shares higher as optimism on global economy helps investors shake off worries about geopolitical risks

Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day

Apr 18, 2018

Global stocks have followed Wall Street higher despite a Chinese tariff hike on U.S. sorghum in a swelling trade dispute

Asian shares flat to slightly higher as geopolitics weigh

Apr 17, 2018

Asian shares flat to slightly higher as China reports 1Q GDP expanded 6.8 percent

Global stocks mostly up as trade, Syria uncertainties ease

Apr 13, 2018

Global stock markets are trading mostly higher as US says it's open to trade talks with Pacific countries, consults allies before decisions on strikes in Syria.

World stocks, oil price stabilize amid geopolitical concerns

Apr 12, 2018

Global stock markets recovered their poise Thursday and the price of oil came off three-year highs as investors digested U.S. President Donald Trump's defiant comments on the Middle East conflict.