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The dollar edged higher in thin trading after a two-week drop tied to data suggesting the U.S. economy might be stabilizing.
Remember those worries about a China property crash? Forget all that. Analysts are turning freshly positive on the mainland's property plays.
BNP Paribas CFO, Lars Machenil, recaps the bank's first-quarter earnings.
Data showing a seventh straight monthly decline in U.S. business spending plans knocked the dollar lower on Friday.
Fast-growing Stone Ridge Asset Management has poached execs from Credit Suisse, BNP Paribas and Morgan Stanley in recent weeks.
Japanese electronics giant Sharp may be struggling, but the banks will keep the heavily indebted firm on life support, analysts say.
A weaker euro is giving European luxury goods makers a headache: rebalancing prices between Europe and China could hit earnings, analysts say.
Foreign investors are jumping on a seemingly unstoppable Nikkei rally on hopes that Japanese companies will cough up more cash to shareholders.
David Herro, CIO of International Equity at Harris Associates, says European banking stocks are well-positioned to perform better this year.
The IMF might include the Chinese yuan in its official basket of reserve currencies, but slowing growth in China is likely to limit the impact of the victory.
The greenback recovered as trading desks returned to full strength and underlying trends for its continued rise reappeared.
Despite hopeful local media reports and a weaker yen, Japanese companies won't be moving their factories back home anytime soon, analysts say.
Narendra Modi last month passed legislation allowing foreign players to increase their stakes in local joint ventures. The Financial Times reports.
Fast-growing but small stockbrokers in China may soon get caught up in a M&A spree triggered by Beijing's drive to modernize the financial industry.
Tech giant Samsung Electronics likely saw January-March earnings slip for the sixth straight quarter, but investors are betting on a rebound.
US oil closed up more than 5% after government data showed inventories rose for a 12th consecutive week.
Eurozone quantitative easing was launched to save the single currency bloc. But it may end up making it easier to break the eurozone apart, The Financial Times reports.
The U.S. dollar edged lower against a basket of major currencies on Friday after comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
The dollar fell against a basket of major currencies after weaker-than-expected U.S. data combined with a robust survey of German business morale.
The euro extended gains against the dollar after surprisingly weak February retail sales data, recovering from an earlier 12-year low in Asian trade.