Market Reports

Dollar falls after China moves cast doubt on September Fed rate hike

Published 12/08/2015

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar fell on Wednesday to its lowest in about a month against a basket of major currencies, on doubts over whether [more…]

IEA sees oil glut persisting despite soaring demand

Published 12/08/2015

LONDON World oil demand is expanding at its fastest pace in five years thanks to rebounding economic growth and low prices, but global oversupply will [more…]

Dollar bulls take a breather, euro awaits Greek bourse reopening

Published 03/08/2015

LONDON The dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Monday, weighed down by below-par wage growth data late last week that clouded the outlook [more…]

Oil hits multi-month lows on record OPEC output

Published 03/08/2015

SINGAPORE Oil extended losses to multi-month lows on Monday on worries of oversupply as OPEC pumped at record levels in July, while weak China data [more…]

Asian stocks near 2015 lows on China worry, dollar steadies

Published 03/08/2015

HONG KONG/TOKYO An index of Asian shares outside Japan fell close to this year's lows on Monday thanks to a deepening selloff in commodities and [more…]

Stocks, copper fall on China, Europe growth concerns

Published 24/07/2015

NEW YORK Global equity markets dropped on Friday and copper fell to a six-year low as weaker-than-expected data from China and the euro zone exacerbated [more…]

European shares fall, pulled down by drugmakers

Published 21/07/2015

LONDON European shares retreated on Tuesday from their six-week high in the previous session, with the healthcare leading the market lower after Novartis (NOVN.VX) reported [more…]

Futures little changed ahead of Apple earnings

Published 21/07/2015

U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Tuesday ahead of a raft of earnings from technology giants, including Apple, and as the dollar continued [more…]

Gold teeters near five year low after ‘bear raid’, more losses expected

Published 21/07/2015

LONDON Gold was on the brink of five year lows on Tuesday, with more losses expected in the coming months following Monday's "bear raid" when [more…]

Oil tumbles as Iran nuclear deal looms

Published 13/07/2015

LONDON Oil prices tumbled on Monday as Iran and six world powers closed in on a final nuclear deal that would end sanctions on the [more…]