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Asian shares extend global recovery as volatility subsides

Asian shares extend global recovery as volatility subsides

Published 19/02/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares gained on Monday, joining a global recovery for equity markets as sentiment improved gradually from a recent shakeout that was [more…]

Stock volatility: back with a bang and here to stay

Stock volatility: back with a bang and here to stay

Published 18/02/2018

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., February 16, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas JacksonNEW [more…]

Futures rise, setting stocks on firm ground for the week

Futures rise, setting stocks on firm ground for the week

Published 16/02/2018

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., February 15, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson(Reuters) [more…]

Campbell Soup organic sales fall as customer dispute continues

Campbell Soup organic sales fall as customer dispute continues

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Cans of Campbell's Soup are stocked on a shelf at a grocery store in Phoenix, Arizona, February 22, 2010. REUTERS/Joshua Lott/File [more…]

Global stocks set for best week in six years, dollar sags

Global stocks set for best week in six years, dollar sags

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, DAX board, at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany February [more…]

U.S. market gurus who predicted selloff say current calm an illusion

U.S. market gurus who predicted selloff say current calm an illusion

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermidNEW YORK (Reuters) [more…]

India police widens probe into $1.8 billion bank fraud

India police widens probe into $1.8 billion bank fraud

Published 16/02/2018

People stand in front of the logo of Punjab National Bank outside a branch of the bank in New Delhi, India February 15, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan [more…]

Computer-driven hedge funds lose out on volatility spike: HSBC data

Computer-driven hedge funds lose out on volatility spike: HSBC data

Published 16/02/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Performance from computer-driven hedge funds run by industry stalwarts Cantab Capital Partners and Systematica Investments took a hit after market volatility in [more…]

Hedge funds hook shipping stocks grappling for recovery

Hedge funds hook shipping stocks grappling for recovery

Published 16/02/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Shipping stocks may still be in the doldrums in the view of many investors, but hedge funds have bet at least $675 [more…]

U.S. ‘junk’ bond funds hit by second biggest cash withdrawals: Lipper

U.S. ‘junk’ bond funds hit by second biggest cash withdrawals: Lipper

Published 16/02/2018

U.S. fund investors fled the riskier corners of the debt market, pulling the second-highest amount of cash on record from high-yield "junk" bonds during the latest week, Lipper data showed on Thursday. [more…]