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  • *Spain's IBEX rebounds, rises 1 pct. LONDON, Oct 9- European shares rose on Monday, with Germany's DAX touching a record high and Spain's IBEX its highest for a week, as political risk concerns over Catalonia eased a day after a demonstration in Barcelona against independence. The IBEX rebounded 0.7 percent with Caixabank gaining 2 percent after its board agreed to...

  • LONDON, Oct 9- European shares opened slighly higher on Monday after four consecutive weeks of gains, with Germany's Dax touching a fresh new high, as worries about the situation in Catalonia eased off after Sunday's demonstration against independence. Spain's IBEX rebounded 1 percent with Caixabank spiking 2 percent after its board agreed to move its...

  • BEIJING— Most global stock markets rose Monday following a strong week on Wall Street despite jitters about the status of Spain's Catalonia region and tensions over North Korea. London's FTSE 100 was unchanged at 7,518.62. On Friday, the CAC shed 0.4 percent and the DAX lost 0.1 percent while the FTSE 100 rose 0.2 percent.

  • *Banks weigh on Spain's IBEX. LONDON, Oct 6- Europe's major benchmarks were set to end a tumultuous week on a slightly softer note, while Spanish bank stocks remained under pressure after Catalonia said it would defy Madrid and hold its planned parliament meeting on Monday. Spain's IBEX fell back 0.6 percent after a strong rally in the previous session when...

  • NEW YORK— U.S. stocks faded from their record highs on Friday, and the Standard& Poor's 500 index was on track to fall for the first time in nearly two weeks. The government's jobs report, often the most anticipated economic data of each month, was unusually difficult to parse after damage from recent hurricanes dragged down employment from Texas to Florida.

  • *Crude oil rally stalls as storm approaches Gulf of Mexico. Spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE to open 0.2 percent higher, Germany's DAX to edge up 0.07 percent and France's CAC to open down 0.2 percent. The S&P 500 posted its sixth straight record high close on Thursday, its longest run since 1997, as investors cheered increased prospects for a tax overhaul...

  • NEW YORK— The last time the stock market had this long a winning streak, Twitter shares weren't even a part of it yet. Yet another gain for stocks on Thursday sent the Standard& Poor's 500 index higher for an eighth straight day, its longest winning streak since July 2013, which was months before Twitter shares started trading publicly. "What's really troubling most...

  • Japan's Nikkei and Australian shares both ended flat. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was almost flat with Hong Kong and South Korea, as well as mainland China, closed for public holidays. European shares were expected to be steady to slightly weaker, with Germany's Dax futures down 0.2 percent while France's Cac futures and...

  • *Banking shares fall in Spain and Italy. *Germany's DAX hits new record high. LONDON, Oct 4- European shares fell on Wednesday despite new record highs on Wall Street, as the impact of the crisis in Catalonia spread from Madrid and Spanish banks to the wider industry and euro zone region, particularly Italy.

  • LONDON, Oct 4- European shares dipped on Wednesday despite a new set of record highs overnight on Wall Street, with Spanish and banking stocks suffering from the on-going Catalonia crisis, while Germany's DAX was catching up after a bank holiday, boosted by strong auto stocks. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was down 0.1 percent by 0735 GMT while Spain's IBEX...

  • *Markets not convinced Congress can agree to any tax plan. TOKYO, Sept 28- The dollar and U.S. bond yields rose on Thursday after President Donald Trump proposed the biggest U.S. tax overhaul in three decades and as strong U.S. economic data supported the case for a Federal Reserve rate hike later this year. "The fact that Trump made the tax proposal was seen as a step...

  • LONDON, Sept 27- European stocks climbed to a 10- week high on Wednesday led by banks ahead of an update on U.S. tax reform, while Alstom shares surged after its rail merger with Siemens. The pan-European STOXX 600 gained 0.3 percent to hit its highest level since July 20, while euro zone stocks rose 0.4 percent. Britain's FTSE was up 0.3 percent.

  • LONDON, Sept 27- Europe's main benchmarks climbed to a new ten-week high on Wednesday as deals remained front and centre, while a weaker euro also supported indexes which had dipped this summer as the strong currency dented earnings expectations. UK's FTSE gained 0.4 percent. Merger and acquisition news stole the spotlight with Alstom shares rising to their...

  • Hints on the future trajectory of rates could emerge after market close when Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gives a speech on inflation and monetary policy in Ohio. The pan-European STOXX 600 ended little changed, near 10- week highs hit in the previous session, while Germany's DAX added 0.1 percent and Spain's IBEX fell 0.3 percent. Big oil firms Royal...

  • *Wall Street slips as N.Korea claims Trump declared war. TOKYO, Sept 26- Asian shares withered on Tuesday and the yen firmed against the backdrop of rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula, and as investors awaited fresh signals about the U.S. monetary policy outlook. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.6 percent, following...

  • *Madrid stocks lag as Catalonia weighs. MILAN, Sept 25- European shares rose slightly on Monday after German Chancellor Angela Merkel secured a fourth term but saw her party weakened by a surge in support for the far-right. "European stocks are set to do well in the coming 3-6 months especially if the euro pulls back against the dollar," said Andrea Cuturi, chief...

  • *Madrid's IBEX underperforms as Catalonia weighs. LONDON, Sept 25- European shares edged higher in cautious trade on Monday after German Chancellor Angela Merkel secured a fourth term but saw her party weakened by a surge in support for the far-right. European bourses were mixed, with France's CAC 40 down 0.1 percent, Germany's DAX up 0.3 percent and Milan flat.

  • TOKYO, Sept 22- Asian stocks fell and the Japanese yen and Swiss franc gained on Friday after North Korea said it might test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean and escalated a war of words with U.S. Spreadbetters expected European stocks to start lower amid a chill in risk appetite, forecasting Britain's FTSE to open down 0.3 percent, Germany's DAX to open 0.2...

  • *Oil up after Iraq signals possible OPEC cut extension. TOKYO, Sept 20- Asian stocks were mostly steady on Wednesday after Wall Street again rose to record highs, although movements were limited as a wait-and-see mood prevailed before the Federal Reserve reveals its monetary policy stance later in the day. Spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE to start...

  • *Nikkei surges as Tokyo markets reopen after Monday holiday. TOKYO, Sept 19- Asian shares slipped on Tuesday, hobbled by uncertainty as traders awaited a Federal Reserve meeting for clues on U.S. monetary policy, though sentiment was supported by record highs on Wall Street. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.2 percent after...