European equities ended mixed on Thursday as investors reacted to a stronger dollar and more corporate earnings.» Read More
Global investors have increased the share of safe-haven cash in their portfolios to the highest levels in seven months, says a Reuters survey.
Societe Generale knew rogue trader Jerome Kerviel was placing high-risk bets, Liberation reports.
The dollar rose against the euro on renewed worries over a Greek exit from the eurozone, while the New Zealand dollar plunged against the greenback.
European equities closed mostly higher on Wednesday as investors reacted to a slew of earnings reports and data, as the euro rallied against the dollar.
French bank Societe Generale reported a hike in its first-quarter net income thanks to a smaller hit from its struggling Russian unit.
Beijing’s efforts to restructure local government debt could boost the size of China’s nascent municipal bond market by up to twenty times.
The dollar fell from three-week highs against the yen and one-week peaks versus the euro.
U.S. crude on Tuesday rose to a five-month high above $61 per barrel.
It is arguably the most important question for global markets right now: is the historic dollar rally over and done? The short answer: not likely.
The UK's markets regulator has fined Bank of America Merrill Lynch a record $20 million for failing to report transactions properly.
A judge has upheld most claims in a lawsuit against banks accused of playing a role in financier Allen Stanford's Ponzi scheme.
Foreign investors are jumping on a seemingly unstoppable Nikkei rally on hopes that Japanese companies will cough up more cash to shareholders.
Oil prices rallied on Thursday as strong German economic data and continued uncertainty about an agreement on Iran's nuclear program provided lift.
Gold edged higher, holding above $1,200/oz as the dollar retreated and expectations grew that the Fed may delay a U.S. rate rise to next year.
The greenback recovered as trading desks returned to full strength and underlying trends for its continued rise reappeared.
The dollar cut early losses but continued to feel the carry-over effects of a disappointing U.S. jobs report from Friday.
Negotiators could still reach a deal to lift sanctions on Iranian oil exports and send prices further south, analysts say.
Oil prices fell as officials from Iran and six world powers discussed a possible deal over Tehran's nuclear program.
Many investors believe the Fed is set to remove the word “patient” from its statement, but analysts warn a dovish surprise would send the dollar sprawling.
The euro sank below $1.08 for the first time in almost 12 years, as the latest round of dollar gains brought into focus a run towards parity.