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European stocks flat as tech losses offset China data optimism

European stocks flat as tech losses offset China data optimism

Published 10/08/2020

(Reuters) - European shares were largely flat on Monday as renewed U.S.-China tensions hit technology stocks, but a slowing decline in China’s producer prices and [more…]

Global shares climb as China industrial data offers hope for coronavirus recovery

Global shares climb as China industrial data offers hope for coronavirus recovery

Published 10/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - European shares rose on Monday as industrial activity in China gained strength, another sign of recovery from the coronavirus pandemic that added [more…]

Dollar rally regains some momentum- Aussie and Kiwi fall

Dollar rally regains some momentum- Aussie and Kiwi fall

Published 10/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar rose in early London trading on Monday, including versus the euro and Swiss franc, with investors focusing on fiscal stimulus [more…]

The U.S. has more COVID-19 testing than most. So why is it falling so short?

The U.S. has more COVID-19 testing than most. So why is it falling so short?

Published 27/07/2020

(Reuters) - The United States might have more COVID-19 testing capacity than any other country. So why have we seen laboratories overwhelmed and many patients [more…]

Gold roars to record high, dollar dives again

Gold roars to record high, dollar dives again

Published 27/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Gold soared to an all-time high on worsening ties between the United States and China, a sinking dollar and ultra-low interest rates [more…]

European shares fall as UK quarantine move on Spain hits travel stocks

European shares fall as UK quarantine move on Spain hits travel stocks

Published 27/07/2020

(Reuters) - European shares slipped on Monday with travel stocks leading the declines after Britain imposed a quarantine on travellers returning from Spain, where cases [more…]

Scientists identify 37 recently active volcanic structures on Venus

Scientists identify 37 recently active volcanic structures on Venus

Published 20/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists have identified 37 volcanic structures on Venus that appear to be recently active - and probably still are today - painting [more…]

Exclusive: Global banks scrutinize their Hong Kong clients for pro-democracy ties – sources

Exclusive: Global banks scrutinize their Hong Kong clients for pro-democracy ties – sources

Published 20/07/2020

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Global wealth managers are examining whether their clients in Hong Kong have ties to the city’s pro-democracy movement, in an attempt [more…]

Euro hits four-month high on hopes for EU recovery fund deal

Euro hits four-month high on hopes for EU recovery fund deal

Published 20/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro retreated after hitting a 19-week high of $1.1467 on Monday after EU summit chairman Charles Michel said a recovery fund [more…]

European stocks slip as cyclicals retreat, EU talks in focus

European stocks slip as cyclicals retreat, EU talks in focus

Published 20/07/2020

(Reuters) - European shares fell on Monday, dragged down by cyclical sectors amid a surge in coronavirus cases globally, while investors remained cautiously optimistic about [more…]