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FTSE 100 Reaches 3-Year Low amid Global Growth Woes, Falling Oil...

European markets extended losses on Tuesday, with London’s FTSE 100 reaching its lowest level in over three years as concerns about global growth kept...

Oil Prices Hit 2009 Lows, Global Stocks Plunge

Oil prices plunged to new seven-year lows on Tuesday, dragging down global stocks in belated response to OPEC’s decision last week to keep crude...

Euro, Stocks Drift Lower as Draghi Hints at Additional Stimulus

An indication from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi that further monetary easing may be coming next month weighed on the euro on Thursday...

GBP/USD Advances on Falling UK Unemployment

The GBP/USD advanced for a third consecutive day on Wednesday, but gains were seen as limited after government data pointed to sluggish wage growth...

European Stocks Rise amid Draghi Guidance, US Jobs Slowdown

European stocks continued to rally on Wednesday after Mario Draghi reiterated the European Central Bank’s commitment to support the euro area economy, as investors...

European Stocks Snap 3-Day Losing Streak

European stocks rebounded sharply on Thursday, snapping a three-day losing streak amid signs that a slowing global economy would persuade the US Federal Reserve...

Global Stocks Falter after China Export Slowdown

Asian and European stocks declined on Tuesday after government data showed another fall in Chinese exports, signaling that global demand remained weak at the...

Global Stocks Extend Rally following Fed Minutes

Global stocks extended their rally on Friday, following Wall Street higher after the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s September policy meeting played to expectations...

Global Markets Maintain Rally as BOJ Refrains from Adding to QE

Global stock markets rallied again on Wednesday, rising in lockstep with commodities as the Bank of Japan (BOJ) refrained from adding to its record...

World Stocks Climb on BOJ Stimulus Hopes

Asian and European stocks rose on Tuesday on hopes for a new round of stimulus from the Bank of Japan, while investors remained confident...

European Stocks Rally, Glencore Up 12%

European stocks rose sharply at the start of the week, with Anglo-Swiss miner Glencore gaining more than 12%, as a weaker than expected US...

European Stocks Rally following Volatile Q3

The rally in Europe continued for the most part on Thursday, raising hopes that the final stretch of the year will bring semblance of calm...

US Dollar Surges amid Revised Q2 GDP Figures

The US dollar surged to one-month highs against a basket of currencies Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen left the possibility of a...

European Stocks Plunge as amid Global Growth Woes

European stocks plunged on Tuesday, as global growth woes continued to grip investors in the wake of a new emissions scandal from German automaker...

European Stocks Rebound, Euro Edges Lower Post-Fed

European stocks rebounded from a two-day skid Monday, while the euro declined against the dollar after St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said a...

GBP/USD: Cable Edges Higher as BOE Keeps Rate at 0.5%

Cable edged higher Thursday, but gains were limited after the Bank of England lowered its third quarter GDP forecast, citing underlying risks in China...

European Stocks Rally for Third Consecutive Day

European stocks climbed for a third consecutive day Wednesday, following their Asian peers higher amid renewed optimism China’s central bank would take additional measures to...

Global Stocks Rally despite Fledgling Chinese Exports

Wall Street and European stocks surged Tuesday, as another sharp drop in Chinese exports fueled speculation Beijing would offer additional support to prop up...