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  • LONDON, June 27- Sterling inched higher against the dollar on Tuesday ahead of the Bank of England's Financial Stability Report, looked to for moves to cool areas of credit that might help policymakers hold off for longer with any rise in interest rates. Sterling inched 0.2 percent higher to $1.2742 in morning trade in London, but was 0.4 percent weaker against a...

  • *FTSE 100 edges lower as Europe falls. LONDON, June 27- Stalling auto stocks and a weak travel and leisure sector weighed on Britain's FTSE, while updates from Carpetright and Debenhams gave conflicting pictures of the health of British consumers as inflationary pressures start to bite. The FTSE 100 was down 0.4 percent by 0820 GMT, erasing all the previous...

  • LONDON, June 27- Commodity-related shares rebounded on the back of firmer oil and metals prices, helping to limit losses in other sectors, while the dollar eased in anticipation of a possible hint from the Federal Reserve on the timing of an expected rate hike. The Fed's Chair Janet Yellen is scheduled to take part in a discussion in London later on Tuesday.

  • TOKYO, June 27- Japanese stocks edged towards two-year highs on Tuesday as exporters benefited from dollar strength, with investors expecting comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen to support the Fed's projection for one more interest rate rise this year. Spreadbetters expected a slightly higher open for Britain's FTSE, Germany's DAX and...

  • LONDON— European stock markets fell sharply Tuesday as the euro surged on comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi. Shares in Alphabet Inc., Google's parent company will be in focus later after the EU slapped its biggest-ever fine on the internet giant for breaching antitrust rules with its online shopping service. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe,...

  • *Fed Chair Yellen to speak in London later on Tuesday. Fed Chair Janet Yellen addresses the British Academy in London at 1700 GMT, less than two hours after an address by Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker in the same city at 1515 GMT. "A notion increasingly shared in the market... is that the Fed is continuing to normalize monetary policy regardless of more...

  • *Fed Chair Yellen to speak in London later on Tuesday. Fed Chair Janet Yellen addresses the British Academy in London at 1700 GMT, less than two hours after an address by Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker in the same city at 1515 GMT. "A notion increasingly shared in the market... is that the Fed is continuing to normalize monetary policy regardless of more...

  • *Fed Chair Yellen to speak in London later on Tuesday. Fed Chair Janet Yellen addresses the British Academy in London at 1700 GMT, less than two hours after an address by Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker in the same city at 1515 GMT. "A notion increasingly shared in the market... is that the Fed is continuing to normalize monetary policy regardless of more...

  • *Fed Chair Yellen to speak in London later on Tuesday. Fed Chair Janet Yellen addresses the British Academy in London at 1700 GMT, less than two hours after an address by Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker in the same city at 1515 GMT. "A notion increasingly shared in the market... is that the Fed is continuing to normalize monetary policy regardless of more...

  • *ECB's Mario Draghi, Fed's Janet Yellen scheduled to speak. LONDON, June 27- Germany's benchmark 10- year government bond yield held near its lowest level in almost two weeks on Tuesday, as a slew of central bank policy makers lined up to give their latest thoughts on the economy and monetary policy outlook. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is...

  • TOKYO, June 27- The dollar rose on Tuesday to its highest level against the yen in nearly five weeks ahead of comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that are expected to underline her positive view of the U.S. economic outlook. She is scheduled to take part in a discussion later on Tuesday at London's Royal Academy. "Hedge funds are already selling yen this...

  • TOKYO, June 27- Japanese stocks edged towards two-year highs on Tuesday as exporters benefited from dollar strength, with investors expecting comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen to support the Fed's projection for one more interest rate rise this year. Spreadbetters expected a slightly higher open for Britain's FTSE, Germany's DAX and...

  • *Yellen due to speak in London on Tuesday. BENGALURU, June 27- Gold held steady on Tuesday supported by an easing dollar, with investors looking to a speech later in the day by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen for clues on the outlook for U.S. monetary policy. Yellen is scheduled to take part in a discussion on global economic issues at London's Royal Academy.

  • TOKYO, June 27- Japanese stocks edged towards two-year highs on Tuesday as exporters benefitted from dollar strength, with investors expecting comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen to support the Fed's projection for one more interest rate rise this year. Yellen is scheduled to take part in a discussion on global economic issues at London's Royal...

  • BENGALURU, June 27- Gold edged down on Tuesday on a firmer dollar ahead of a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, which may give clues on the pace of possible interest rate hikes by the U.S. central bank. *Spot gold had fallen 0.2 percent to $1,241.11 per ounce by 0046 GMT. *The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by reviving...

  • TOKYO, June 27- The dollar stood tall on Tuesday, pushing to a one-month high against the yen as investors waited to see if Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen would stick to her positive economic outlook at an event later in the global session. The Fed chair is scheduled to take part in a discussion on global economic issues at London's Royal Academy, and is seen...

  • **SINTRA, Portugal- Introductory speech by the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi at the ECB forum on central banking in Portugal- 0900 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Excecutive board member Benoit Coeure chairing a Session 1 on "Innovation, investment and productivity" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal- 0930 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- ECB...

  • **SINTRA, Portugal- Introductory speech by the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi at the ECB forum on central banking in Portugal- 0900 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- ECB Excecutive board member Benoit Coeure chairing a Session 1 on "Innovation, investment and productivity" at the ECB Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal- 0930 GMT. SINTRA, Portugal- ECB...

  • The justices narrowed the scope of lower court rulings that had completely blocked key parts of a March 6 executive order that Trump had said was needed to prevent terrorism attacks, allowing his temporary ban to go into effect for people with no strong ties to the United States. 1/ 8 http://tmsnrt.rs/2seb3bb 3/ 8. I want people who can love the United States and all...

  • NEW YORK, June 26- Arconic Inc said on Monday it will stop global sales of plastic-filled aluminum cladding panels for use in high-rise buildings after a fire in London's Grenfell Tower, which used those Arconic panels, killed at least 79 people. Shares of the company, formerly a part of Alcoa, fell as much as 11.3 percent after Reuters reported on Saturday it had...