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Analysts’ View: EU progress lifts euro, stocks on the defensive

Analysts’ View: EU progress lifts euro, stocks on the defensive

Published 20/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - EU leaders reported some progress on Monday after three days of haggling over a coronavirus stimulus plan, sending the euro to a [more…]

ECB expands pandemic support to over $1.5 trillion

ECB expands pandemic support to over $1.5 trillion

Published 04/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The European Central Bank beefed up its bond-buying programme on Thursday in its latest effort to support a euro zone economy pummelled [more…]

Fed slashes rates again to shore up economy as coronavirus spreads

Fed slashes rates again to shore up economy as coronavirus spreads

Published 16/03/2020

(Reuters) - The Federal Reserve unexpectedly cut interest rates on Sunday for the second time in less than two weeks, an emergency move to help [more…]

Trump asks SEC to mull half-year corporate filings

Trump asks SEC to mull half-year corporate filings

Published 17/08/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he has asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to study the impact of allowing companies [more…]

Instant View: U.S. June payrolls gain more than expected

Instant View: U.S. June payrolls gain more than expected

Published 06/07/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. job growth increased more than expected in June as manufacturers stepped up hiring, but steady wage gains pointed to moderate inflation pressures [more…]

Analyst View: Mexican leftist wins landslide, peso wobbles

Analyst View: Mexican leftist wins landslide, peso wobbles

Published 02/07/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Leftist outsider Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador won Mexico’s presidential election with a landslide on Sunday, setting the stage for a government [more…]

Reaction to Italy’s election outcome

Reaction to Italy’s election outcome

Published 05/03/2018

A man waits to enter to cast his vote at a polling station in Rome, Italy, March 4, 2018. REUTERS/Max Rossi(Reuters) - Italy faces a [more…]

U.S. February job gains 235k, jobless rate 4.7 percent

Published 10/03/2017

U.S. job growth increased more than expected in February and wages rose steadily, which could give the Federal Reserve the green light to raise interest rates next week despite slowing economic growth.

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Trump promises tax relief, immigration overhaul in Congress address

Trump promises tax relief, immigration overhaul in Congress address

Published 01/03/2017

President Donald Trump pumps his fist as he arrives at the podium. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

President Donald Trump opened the door on Tuesday to a broad overhaul of the U.S. immigration system and vowed to pursue massive tax relief for the middle class in a speech to Congress as he sought to rebound from a chaotic start to his presidency.

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