NEW YORK, Dec 9- Stock markets worldwide rose on Monday and the euro climbed to a six-week high against the dollar after Chinese trade and inflation data boosted optimism about the global economy.» Read More
PK Basu, chief strategist at REAL-Economics.com, discusses the effects of the protests on Thailand's already embattled economy.
*Brent crude sinks over $2.40 a barrel on groundbreaking Iran deal. SYDNEY, Nov 25- Oil prices hit the skids on Monday after Iran and six world powers sealed a deal curbing its nuclear programme, a fillip for global economic growth that found expression in heartier share prices from Tokyo to Seoul.
*Brent crude sinks over $2.50 a barrel on groundbreaking Iran deal. SYDNEY, Nov 25- Oil prices fell sharply on Monday after Iran and six world powers sealed a deal curbing its nuclear programme, a fillip for global economic growth that found expression in heartier share prices in Tokyo and Seoul.
Sean Darby, Chief Global Equity Strategist at Jefferies discusses the risks and opportunities in equity markets.
*Brent crude sinks over $2 a barrel on groundbreaking Iran deal. *Iran deal seen positive for risk appetite, global growth. SYDNEY, Nov 25- Oil prices fell sharply on Monday after Iran and six world powers sealed a deal curbing its nuclear programme, a fillip for global economic growth and risk appetites that should benefit share markets.
Signs of rapidly worsening Chinese demand for IT giants IBM and Cisco Systems are starting to spook Hewlett-Packard investors.
A new region has recently taken over as the most attractive emerging market, according to a recent survey, and the returns are proving it.
*Concern about global growth, demand in China. LONDON, Nov 22- Leading fund managers have little interest in most commodities next year due to worries about demand in top buyer China and slow global growth, but some are targeting platinum group metals due to supply concerns.
Nov 22- Cisco Systems Inc and Huawei Technologies Co, two of the world's largest communications equipment makers, have been slugging it out for a decade now- in court, in emerging markets, in the lobbies of government and even on blogs.
Croatian stocks rallied in the build-up to its addition to the European Union in July, but markets have cooled on the former Yugoslav country since then.
Nigeria must work faster to reduce its dependence on oil for its economic growth, the country's finance minister told CNBC.
Ukraine's government announced it was suspending preparations for a landmark trade pact with the European Union on Thursday
MEXICO CITY, Nov 21- Mexico's economy rebounded in the third quarter, growing at its fastest pace in more than a year as manufacturing and services picked up after shrinking in the second quarter, official data showed on Thursday.
LONDON, Nov 21- SABMiller, the world's second-largest brewer, said emerging markets would continue to drive sales and earnings while European and North American consumers drink less beer.
*Japan's Nikkei bucks regional downtrend on weaker yen, pension fund shift. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan shed about 1.3 percent to its lowest point since middle of last week.
Gregoire Blanche, Head of South East Asia & Australia, Cartier explains how the luxury brand is faring in Southeast Asian markets.
LONDON, Nov 20- Leading fund managers are reluctant to invest broadly in emerging markets next year as many major developing economies suffer from sluggish growth and weak corporate earnings. "It's too soon to come back aggressively into emerging equities," Amundi's Chief Investment Officer Pascal Blanque said.
Erik Berglof, chief economist at EBRD, tells CNBC that a reversal of reforms is being seen in some central European countries, including Hungary and that it's a "matter of concern".
Adam Somlai-Fischer, co-founder at Prezi, talks about the environment for start-ups in Hungary and securing investments.
*MSCI Asia ex- Japan shares flat, China shares extend gains. *China sets yuan midpoint at post-devaluation high. TOKYO, Nov 20- The dollar was under pressure but global shares found support on Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke reiterated the Fed's commitment to easy policy, cementing expectations its stimulus will stay for the rest of year.