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  • TOKYO, Feb 15- Asian stocks scaled 19- month peaks on Wednesday, helped by a record-setting night on Wall Street after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen flagged a possible interest rate rise next month, keeping the dollar near three-week highs. Spreadbetters saw the boon for equities continuing in Europe, predicting a higher open for Britain's FTSE, Germany's...

  • TOKYO— Stock markets in Europe and Asia were subdued Tuesday as investors awaited comments by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen for signs on the pace of interest rate increases in the world's largest economy. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX was flat at 11,774 and the CAC40 of France was up 0.1 percent at 4,892. The FTSE 100 of Britain was also 0.1 percent higher, at...

  • *Europe, Asia follow Wall Street's lead. Following on from Friday's record high closes on Wall Street, Asian stocks rallied to 1-1/ 2- year peaks and a broad measure of pan-European stocks hit its highest since late 2015.. Investors were also comforted by the two-day U.S.- Japan summit held over the weekend apparently having ended smoothly without President...

  • *Europe, Asia follow Wall Street's lead. Following on from Friday's record high closes on Wall Street, Asian stocks rallied to 1-1/ 2- year peaks and European stocks rose for the fifth consecutive session on Monday, their longest winning stretch for two months. Investors were also comforted by the two-day U.S.- Japan summit held over the weekend apparently...

  • TOKYO, Feb 13- Asian stocks rallied to 1-1/ 2- year highs on Monday, helped by renewed hopes over U.S. "The global economy seems fairly sound now, compared to last year, as China is supporting its economy through fiscal measures. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 0.3 percent, with resource-related stocks in Australia leading the...

  • *Flows to European ETFs hold firm even as correlations break down. *Germany, Spain country ETFs in demand. LONDON, Feb 10- European investors are piling into exchange-traded funds, favoring those that mimic active fund managers, in a market where traditional trading relationships between assets are breaking down.

  • Wall Street capped a week of milestones Friday with a rally that pushed the major stock indexes to all-time highs for the second day in a row. Small-company stocks did better than larger ones, nudging the Russell 2000 index to a record high for the first time since December. "We had a drought for a very, very long time last year where we went almost a year and a half...

  • *STOXX Europe 600 index rises for third straight day. LONDON/ MILAN, Feb 9- European shares ended at their highest level in two weeks on Thursday, with some major companies such as France's second-biggest listed bank Societe Generale and oil major Total advancing after their results. France's Total gained 1.3 percent after the company also reported better than...

  • Strong company earnings put investors in a buying mood Thursday, lifting the major U.S. stock indexes to record highs. They're also keeping an eye on Washington D.C. to gauge whether the Trump administration will deliver on expectations of business-friendly policies that helped drive a market rally last fall. "You're definitely seeing a kind of risk-on right...

  • *Asia ex- Japan stocks inch lower; Nikkei closes down 0.35 pct. European stocks look set for sluggish start, with financial spreadbetter CMC Markets expecting Britain's FTSE 100 to open up 0.1 percent, France's CAC 40 0.1 percent lower and Germany's DAX to be little changed. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was fractionally lower, while...

  • *STOXX down 0.6 pct; Germany's DAX down 1.1 pct. LONDON, Feb 6- European shares closed in negative territory on Monday as risk-off sentiment prevailed, with a negative note on carmakers and worries over Italian banks leading those sectors down. Italian banks again dominated the table of European loers, as Unicredit's 13- million-euro share sale put banking...

  • TOKYO, Feb 2- Asian shares touched four-month highs while the dollar sagged on Thursday after the U.S. Spreadbetters expected the European markets to be less sanguine, forecasting a slightly lower open for Britain's FTSE, Germany's DAX and France's CAC. While strong economic data from the United States and elsewhere has underpinned risk assets, uncertainty...

  • *Asia stocks, Nikkei, U.S. futures pull back. European markets were also poised for a sluggish start, with financial spreadbetter CMC Markets expecting Germany's DAX to start the day 0.3 percent lower, Britain's FTSE 100 to open down 0.4 percent, and France's CAC 40 to fall 0.5 percent. The U.S. president on Friday put a 120- day hold on allowing refugees into the...

  • SINGAPORE, Jan 27- Asian shares were fractionally lower on Friday in holiday-thinned trade but were on track for a solid advance this week, while oil and the dollar retained gains in the wake of strong U.S. corporate earnings. European markets were heading for a quiet start, with financial spreadbetter CMC Markets predicting Britain's FTSE 100 would open flat...

  • MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was little changed with several markets closed for the Lunar New Year holiday. Chinese, Taiwan, Vietnam and South Korea are shut for the Lunar New Year holiday. China will resume trade on Friday, Feb. 3; Taiwan and Vietnam on Thursday, Feb. 2, and Korea on Tuesday, Jan. 31.

  • Solid earnings, revitalized Trump trade boosts Wall Street. LONDON, Jan 26- World stock markets climbed strongly on Thursday, with investors basking in the afterglow of a break past 20,000 points for Wall Street's record high Dow Jones index. MSCI's 46- country All World index was within touching distance of its lifetime high as European stocks rose to their...

  • *Solid earnings, revitalised Trump trade boosts Wall Street. LONDON, Jan 26- World stock markets climbed strongly on Thursday, with investors basking in the afterglow of a break past 20,000 points for Wall Streets record high Dow Jones index. MSCI's 46- country All World index was within touching distance of its lifetime high as European stocks rose 0.5 percent...

  • LONDON, Jan 26- European shares climbed to a one-year high on Thursday after news that Johnson& Johnson will buy the Swiss biotech firm Actelion in a $30 billion deal. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was trading 0.6 percent higher by 0819 GMT after hitting its highest level since December 2015. Germany's DAX rose to its highest since May 2015 and was last quoted...

  • *Germany's DAX hits highest for 20 months. LONDON/ MILAN, Jan 25 (Reuters)- European shares rose sharply on Wednesday, boosted by strong earning updates from Logitech and Banco Santander, with the STOXX 600 scoring its biggest one-day gain for 11 weeks. The benchmark index rose 1.3 percent and Germany's DAX rose 1.8 percent to its highest since May 2015, underpinned...

  • *Reflationary' Trump trades' back on. NEW YORK, Jan 25- The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded above 20,000 for the first time and world stocks hit 19- month highs on Wednesday on strong Japanese trade data, stellar European corporate results and investor enthusiasm over U.S. "There are no magic numbers but we like to pretend that there are," said Brian Jacobsen, chief...