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Asian stocks put up a mixed performance on Thursday, as increasing odds of a U.S. interest-rate rise in December sapped risk appetite.
European equities ended mixed Wednesday, with a rally in mining and oil stocks boosting sentiment.
Glencore shares jumped on Wednesday as the company said it was on track to reduce its debt and boost liquidity. It also plans more copper output cuts.
Asian stocks rose sharply on Wednesday, as factors such as a stellar debut from Japan Post's units fueled risk appetite in the region.
Asian equities outside China advanced on Tuesday, as the morale of investors got a boost from the overnight rally on Wall Street.
Asian stocks fell on Monday, as investors digested a private survey which showed China's manufacturing sector remaining in a tough spot.
Asian shares traded mixed on Friday, following the BOJ's decision and as child care-related firms got a boost from China's policy change.
European markets closed mixed Thursday, as investors tried to find their footing amid a busy day for corporate earnings.
Asian stocks mostly fell on Thursday, after the Fed signaled that a December rate hike was still on the table.
European markets closed sharply higher on Wednesday, as investor sentiment was boosted by earnings and a sharp rebound in oil prices.
Asian markets traded mixed Wednesday, with losses in energy plays counterbalanced by gains in Japan shares on stimulus hopes.
European markets ended Tuesday solidly lower, as investors reacted to earnings news and a decline in oil prices.
Asian stocks turned mixed on Tuesday as mainland markets reversed their losses but lower oil prices still weighed on regional resource firms.
Asian stocks mostly extended their rally on Monday after another rate cut in China fueled risk appetite.
Asian share markets rallied on Friday, encouraged by sharp offshore gains following hints of new stimulus from the European Central Bank.
Asian stocks put up a mixed performance on Thursday, as investors kept a wary eye on China which recovered from the prior day's sudden sell-off.
Asia diverged on Wednesday, with China stocks posting its worst one-day performance in five weeks. By contrast, Japan's Nikkei 225 jumped on the back of easing hopes.
The world's top three iron-ore producers continue to consistently churn out record volumes of output, but just how long that strategy can last?
BHP hiked iron ore production by 7% year-on-year in the September quarter.
European equities closed down on Tuesday, as earnings reports and renewed concerns over China dominated investor sentiment.