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NS: Global stocks turn higher ahead of Yellen testimony
  10 Feb 18:24
By The Associated Press
LONDON (AP) - European stocks rose Wednesday and Wall Street was expected to open higher ahead of testimony from the Federal Reserve chief that could either ease market turmoil or add to it...
TMS: European stocks rise; Asian markets mostly lower
  10 Feb 18:23
LONDON — European stocks rose Wednesday and Wall Street was expected to open higher ahead of testimony from the Federal Reserve chief that could either ease market turmoil or add to it...
SM: Global economic turmoil hitting Indian markets: Govt
  10 Feb 18:22
The Indian stock markets fall is linked to the turmoil in the global economy and measures are to taken to deal with the situation, the government said on Wednesday...
TRD: Weaker dollar makes precious metals shine
  10 Feb 18:21
By Ole Hansen Head of Commodity Strategy at Saxo Bank

The US dollar attracted a lot of attention this past week and the weakness that was seen following some dovish comments from members of the Federal Open Market Committee helped support precious and industrial metals...
FIN: Gold retreats from 7-1/2-month high on shares, eyes U.S. rate guidance
  10 Feb 18:20
By Clara Denina
LONDON (Reuters) - Gold edged down further on Wednesday from a 7-1/2-month high as European shares rose, dimming safe-haven demand and investors awaited guidance on the pace of further U...
BLBG: Stocks Stabilize as Deutsche Bank Rises; Yen, Bonds Pare Gains
  09 Feb 17:27
West Texas Intermediate crude oil climbs above $30 a barrel
Japan's 10-year yield earlier fell below zero on haven demand
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European stocks showed signs of stabilizing following a six-day selloff as measures of credit risk eased after Deutsche Bank AG reassured investors that it had enough funds to pay coupons on its riskiest debt...
WT: US exports fell in 2015 for first time since recession
  05 Feb 19:04
BLBG: Payrolls in U.S. Rose 151,000 in January, Jobless Rate at 4.9%
  05 Feb 19:03
Job growth settled into a more sustainable pace in January and the unemployment rate dropped to an almost eight-year low of 4...
LSE: Pound Recovers Against Most Majors
  05 Feb 19:03
BRUSSELS (Alliance News) - The pound bounced off from its early lows against most major counterparts in Europe on Friday...
LSE: Dollar Pares Gain Vs Most Majors Ahead Of Jobs Report, Trade Data
  05 Feb 19:02
BRUSSELS (Alliance News) - The US non-farm payrolls report for January and trade balance report for December are set for release at 8:30 am ET Friday...
BLBG: U.S. Index Futures, Dollar Little Changed Before Payrolls Data
  05 Feb 19:01
Europe, U...
HM: Canadian dollar up ahead of jobs report
  05 Feb 19:00
TORONTO — The Canadian dollar was up half a U...
MW: U.S. creates 151,000 jobs in January; unemployment 4.9%
  05 Feb 19:00
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The U...
ACT: Gold's Impressive Surge Continues ahead of NFP
  05 Feb 19:00
Gold's 10 per cent rally since early December has certainly been impressive, but not a surprise given the on-going stock market turmoil and dollar weakness...
RTRS: Stocks and dollar steadier before U.S. jobs report
  05 Feb 18:00
The wait for U...
SK: FTSE ahead on soaring miners as gold rises
  05 Feb 17:59
SK: Wall Street Breakfast: Market Awaits Jobs Report
  05 Feb 17:57
Futures are edging into the green ahead of the January payrolls report due at 8:30 ET...
CF: US Dollar – Trading today’s Non-farm Payrolls
  05 Feb 17:56
The drop seen in the dollar this week has put it in a state of short-term oversold...
SM: Stocks end modestly higher after wavering
  05 Feb 17:56
AS: New US jitters seen sending cash back to China
  05 Feb 17:55
TOKYO -- For investors, the recovering U...
MN: US factory orders fall 2.9%, highlight sector’s weakness
  05 Feb 17:54
AT: Nature Ministry to auction ten oil and gas licenses
  05 Feb 17:53
The Russian Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has prepared materials for assigning the rights to ten hydrocarbon-bearing areas, ministry sources told RIA Novosti...
UN: Euro makes solid gains against dollar
  05 Feb 17:52
The euro made solid gains against the US dollar climbing 1...
CM: US stocks move higher in early trading; crude oil recovers
  05 Feb 17:42
Global equity markets have risen as diminished expectations of USA interest rate rises this year pushed the U...
TH: Gold sticks near 12-week high as Fed eyes global economy
  05 Feb 17:41
"In determining the timing and size of future adjustments in federal fund rates to the target range, the Fed will assess realised and expected economic conditions relative to its objectives of maximum employment and 2 per cent inflation", the FOMC statement said...
BLBG: European Stocks, U.S. Index Futures Pare Advances, Mirroring Oil
  05 Feb 17:41
Europe, U...
MW: Crude prices higher as a weak dollar lends support
  05 Feb 17:40
Crude oil prices advanced on Friday, as U...
MW: Wall Street gets the jitters ahead of key jobs data
  05 Feb 17:39
MW: U.K. stocks wobble before U.S. jobs report
  05 Feb 17:38
RTRS: U.S. job growth likely slowed in January
  05 Feb 17:34
MW: U.S. productivity sinks 3% in fourth quarter
  04 Feb 19:07
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The productivity of U...
MW: Jobless claims rise 8,000 to 285,000 but still very low
  04 Feb 19:02
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Initial jobless claims rose in the last week of January but remained at a very low level, suggesting the labor market is still sound despite a rocky start for the U...
TH: Oil prices extend gains on dollar-slide, talk of oil producer meeting
  04 Feb 17:19
The last time gasoline inventories got close to that mark was in 1990, when stores rose to 251...
GD: Europe warned of slower economic growth
  04 Feb 17:18
Europe's top economic authorities warned of dangers to the region's economy amid slower growth in China, weaker global trade and heightened geopolitical uncertainties...
WP: Oil prices extend rebound in Asia
  04 Feb 17:18
Overnight, U...
WL: Fourth-quarter profit drops 44% as crude prices tumble
  04 Feb 17:17
LONDON (Bloomberg) -- Royal Dutch Shell which is on the brink of completing the oil industry’s largest deal in a decade, said fourth-quarter profit fell 44% after the rout in crude prices deepened...
MW: Oil prices waver, as analysts warn against betting on a long-term rally
  04 Feb 17:16
Oil prices wavered on Thursday with support from a weaker dollar, but analysts see the global oversupply of crude preventing a sustainable rally...
LSE: US Dollar Declines Amid Worries Over Fed Rate Hike Outlook
  04 Feb 17:15
CANBERA (Alliance News) - The US dollar fell against its major opponents in early European trading on Thursday, amid expectations that the Federal Reverse might raise interest rates at a slower pace this year, in the light of slowing growth in the US, as well as deteriorating prospectus over global growth outlook...
MW: EU cuts growth forecast on China, migration threat
  04 Feb 17:13
BRUSSELS--Growth in the eurozone and the wider European Union will be slightly weaker this year than previously forecast, the European Commission said Thursday, warning that the economic slowdown in China and other emerging markets, as well as failure to deal the refugee and migration crisis, could further hurt the economy...
TMS: Commodities rally lifts JSE and global markets
  04 Feb 17:13
The JSE was firmer at midday on Thursday in line with global markets amid risk-on trade‚ as a softer dollar buoyed oil and commodity prices...
CN: Oil rebounds on weaker US dollar
  04 Feb 17:12
US stock markets advanced on Wednesday reversing early losses as oil rebounded...
RTRS: Gold touches 3-month peak as U.S. rate rise views ease
  04 Feb 17:12
Gold edged up to a three-month high on Thursday, a day after its best day in two weeks, buoyed by expectations that global economic and financial headwinds could make it tough for the U...
  04 Feb 17:11
- Gold was trading around its highest in three months on Thursday morning sessions, continuing to gain from risk-off investor sentiment...
RTRS: Global stocks rise as weak dollar, U.S. rate outlook keep oil strong
  04 Feb 17:10
Stocks advanced in Europe and Asia on Thursday, with the focus on energy companies as speculation U...
MW: U.S. stock futures point to further gains as oil rallies
  04 Feb 17:09
Wall Street stocks were set for another day in positive territory on Thursday, with a continued rally in oil prices and a slumping dollar helping to fuel an upbeat investment mood...
MW: European stocks strengthen on dollar’s pullback
  04 Feb 17:08
European stocks moved higher Thursday, with dollar weakness supporting leaps in commodity-related shares, as disappointing Credit Suisse AG earnings helped limit the market’s gain...
BLBG: Global Stocks Rise as Commodities Extend Gains on Dollar Retreat
  04 Feb 17:06
Greenback extends losses after depreciating 1...
TH: Canada November GDP climbs 0.3 percent on oil and gas, wholesale trade
  29 Jan 19:30
Mining and oil and gas extraction rose 0...
FIN: Canada’s economy grows for first time in three months as factories rebound
  29 Jan 19:29
Canada’s gross domestic product expanded for the first time in three months in November on a manufacturing and wholesaling rebound, a sign the economy is shaking off the damage from a drop in commodity prices...
MK: Pound Gains after Decent GDP Release
  29 Jan 19:26
The pound to US dollar currency pair was on a positive trajectory on January 28, 2016...
RTRS: U.S. economic growth slows to a 0.7 percent rate in fourth quarter
  29 Jan 19:24
BLBG: Economic Growth Cools as American Consumers Temper Spending
  29 Jan 19:24
The U...
MW: Fourth-quarter GDP growth slows to 0.7%
  29 Jan 19:23
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The economy bogged down again at the end of 2015, raising questions about whether the U...
MW: Pending home sales inch up 0.1% in December
  28 Jan 20:32
Pending home sales eked out a small gain in December, signalling moderate home-buying activity ahead...
MW: Stocks open higher as oil prices rally; Dow jumps over 100 points
  28 Jan 20:23
RTRS: Wall Street rises as oil soars on hopes of output cut
  28 Jan 20:21
Wall Street was higher on Thursday morning, tracking a surge in crude oil prices, a day after the U...
BLBG: Oil Surges to 3-Week High on Report of OPEC, Producer Meeting
  28 Jan 20:21
Russia's Novak says ministers will meet in February: Interfax
OPEC removed production targets at a Dec...
BLBG: Consumer Comfort in U.S. Climbed Last Week to Three-Month High
  28 Jan 20:20
Measures of personal finances, buying climate improved
Sentiment of $75,000-$100,000 earners highest since September
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Consumer confidence climbed last week to the highest level in more than three months as Americans held more favorable views about the buying climate and their finances...
MW: Durable-goods-orders decline could mean economy shrank in fourth quarter
  28 Jan 20:19
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Demand for long-lasting “durable” goods sank in December, reflecting a downturn in business investment in 2015 that was especially acute in the waning months of the year...
MW: Oil jumps 7% on renewed hope of Russia-OPEC output cuts
  28 Jan 19:42
Oil futures rallied on Thursday after unconfirmed reports that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and producers outside the cartel will meet in February to discuss a cut to production...
RTRS: Jobless claims fall more than expected
  28 Jan 19:41
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell from a six-month high last week, suggesting the labor market recovery remains intact despite a sharp stock market sell-off and signs the economy has lost significant momentum...
BLBG: Emerging Markets Advance, Gold Falls as Fed Acknowledges Risks
  28 Jan 19:41
Oil heads for three-day gain on speculation surplus to fall
BLBG: Orders for U.S. Business Equipment Drop by Most in 10 Months
  28 Jan 19:40
Orders for business equipment fell in December by the most in 10 months, a sign U...
BLBG: Jobless Claims Fall More Than Expected After U.S. Holidays
  28 Jan 19:38
Drop eases concern that prior jump signaled weakness
Few firings point to steady demand for workers after holidays
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Applications for unemployment benefits in the U...
MW: European stocks fall as earnings, Fed weigh
  28 Jan 19:35
European stocks dropped Thursday as the market grappled with downbeat data from the eurozone that followed cautious words from the Federal Reserve about global conditions...
MW: U.S. jobless claims fall 16,000 to 278,000
  28 Jan 19:34
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Initial jobless claims fell last week after touching a seven-month high earlier in January, offering fresh evidence the labor market is still doing pretty well despite a slower U...
MW: Durable-goods orders slide 5.1% in December
  28 Jan 19:34
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- Orders for durable, or long-lasting, goods fell 5...
MW: Japan’s economy minister quits over funds scandal
  28 Jan 18:23
TOKYO — Japanese Economy Minister Akira Amari, a close ally of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, said Thursday he would resign to take responsibility for a political-funds scandal...
RTRS: Drugmaker Abbott quarterly revenue falls on strong dollar
  28 Jan 18:17
Jan 28 Drugmaker Abbott Laboratories Inc reported a 3...
RTRS: CANADA STOCKS-Futures higher, tracking gains in oil
  28 Jan 18:14
Jan 28 Canada's main stock index futures were trading modestly higher on Thursday as oil prices jumped to three-week highs on hopes that major producers would cut output, a day after the U...
  28 Jan 18:14
LONDON: Gold retreated on Thursday as investors cashed in gains from the previous day's rally to 12-week highs, and after the Federal Reserve indicated it is still on course to raise interest rates this year, despite financial market volatility...
  28 Jan 18:13
LONDON: Euro zone bond yields fell on Thursday, mirroring an earlier move in U...
IOL: Emerging markets rally on Fed decision
  28 Jan 18:07
Singapore - Emerging markets advanced, gold retreated and credit markets strengthened as the Federal Reserve’s acknowledgment of global risks reassured investors that the pace of interest rate increases remains flexible if market turmoil continues...
BLBG: Emerging Markets Advance, Gold Falls as Fed Acknowledges Risks
  28 Jan 18:06
Brent heads for three-day gain on speculation surplus to fall
Nasdaq futures climb following Facebook's after-market gain
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Emerging markets advanced, gold retreated and credit markets strengthened as the Federal Reserve’s acknowledgment of global risks offered reassurance that the pace of interest rate increases remains flexible...
  28 Jan 17:58
LONDON: The Swiss franc fell to its lowest on Thursday since the Swiss National Bank abandoned its currency peg against the euro last January, prompting talk in the foreign exchange market that the central bank was intervening to weaken the currency...
DW: Japanese Economy Minister Amari quits over graft claim
  28 Jan 17:53
Japan's economy minister has stood down after a corruption allegation that dealt a blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government...
LIV: Crude oil futures trade lower on rise in stockpiles
  28 Jan 17:52
Crude oil futures traded lower on MCX after the Energy Information Administration said that US crude inventories rose by 8...
ECM: Europe Roundup: Uncertainty over Fed's rate path weighs on European shares
  28 Jan 17:50
CHF hits 1-year low vs EUR at 1...
IR: Japan’s economy minister resigns over money scandal
  28 Jan 17:49
Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe is facing the biggest scandal of his three-year administration following the resignation of his economics minister...
KH: Japan economy minister to resign over bribery scandal
  28 Jan 17:48
HONG KONG (CNNMoney) – Japan’s economy minister, Akira Amari, said Thursday that he will resign amid bribery allegations that came to light last week...
LSE: Swiss Franc Climbs Amid Risk Appetite
  28 Jan 17:46
BRUSSELS (Alliance News) - The Swiss franc advanced against its most major counterparts in European trading on Thursday, as weak earnings results from Roche Holding and Hennes & Mauritz bolstered appeal of safe-haven assets...
INV: UK GDP 'remains lacklustre' despite Q4 growth
  28 Jan 17:35
UK GDP growth remains "lacklustre but reasonably resilient", according to investment commentators, after the Office for National Statistics revealed UK GDP had grown 0...
VS: Oil production cuts are pointless for Russia
  28 Jan 17:29
Today world oil prices fell again after yesterday’s growth...
BNN: Oil rises further above US$30 on hopes of deal to tackle glut
  26 Jan 19:29
Oil rose further above US$30 a barrel on Tuesday, lifted by hopes that OPEC and non-OPEC producers may be edging closer to a deal to tackle one of the biggest supply gluts in decades...
AP: Grain and soy markets are range trading
  26 Jan 19:28
The grain and soy markets are range trading...
ET: After a Rally, Traders up Bearish Oil Bets
  26 Jan 19:28
West Texas Intermediate futures surged last week, soaring 20 percent over the week’s last two days for the biggest two-day rally in seven years...
  26 Jan 19:25
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian palm oil futures rose for a second session and hit a one-week high on Tuesday, buoyed by expectations of lower output and as traders covered their short positions ahead of the Lunar New Year holidays, but gains were restricted as crude oil prices resumed their descent...
  26 Jan 19:25
LONDON: Sterling fell back towards 7-year lows against the dollar on Tuesday, hit by a continuation of a slide on oil and stock markets that has added to concerns that Britain could vote to quit the European Union...
MW: Philips shares rally after earnings
  26 Jan 19:25
AMSTERDAM--Shares in Royal Philips NV rallied Tuesday after the Dutch electronics company reported earnings that beat market expectations, giving investors some comfort ahead of the planned sale of its lighting business...
BLBG: Singapore December Factory Output Falls for 11th Straight Month
  26 Jan 19:23
Production slid 7...
LSE: GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fight back as oil pinballs back above $30
  26 Jan 19:22
* Oil rallies back above $30 a barrel after overnight drop

* European shares edge ahead after bumpy start

* Wall Street seen starting higher, Apple results in focus

* Jitters remain after China shares fall to 14-month low

* Hopes of dovish Fed, BOJ render some support

* Emerging markets bounce, rouble, lira, rand, peso gain

By Marc Jones

LONDON, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Markets went on another rollercoaster ride on Tuesday as hopes that big oil producers may start tightening supply drove crude oil prices higher and pulled stocks out of a worldwide dive that included a six-percent plunge in China...
BLBG: China Stocks Plunge to 13-Month Low Amid Capital Outflow Concern
  26 Jan 19:19
Yourong Fund, Rabobank, Chart Partners predict further losses
China capital outflows reached estimated $1 trillion in 2015
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China’s stocks tumbled to the lowest levels in 13 months amid concern capital outflows will accelerate as the economy slows and support for the yuan eats into the nation’s foreign reserves...
BLBG: Egypt Central Bank Raises Dollar Deposit Caps for Some Importers
  26 Jan 19:18
Egypt’s central bank eased restrictions on dollar cash deposits blamed for exacerbating a foreign-currency shortage that has threatened the country’s economic recovery...
MY: JSE sees beef-hedge need as drought spurs grains
  26 Jan 19:17
South Africa’s stock exchange is hoping beef producers and investors will turn to new futures contracts to hedge risks from price swings, following the grain industry’s lead after the worst drought in more than a century pushed corn costs to a record high...
FIN: Markets rising as oil stays above $30 a barrel
  26 Jan 19:16
LONDON (ShareCast) - (ShareCast News) - As oil prices rise and traders wait for Wednesday's Federal Reserve rate announcement, markets were rising in pre-market trading on Tuesday...
BLBG: China Contagion Fades as European Stocks Pare Drop, Oil Rises
  26 Jan 19:16
Shanghai equity benchmark slumped to lowest level in 13 months
S&P 500 Index futures recover after dropping 1 percent
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Signs of distress in global financial markets faded as investors looked beyond a lurch lower in Chinese stocks and crude oil recovered losses...
INV: Chinese Economy Slows; Investors Losing Confidence
  26 Jan 19:13
Wake UP!!! China goes OFF the edge overnight, plunging to a 13 month low as investors have become so unnerved that they now expect ‘capital outflow’ ($1 tril worth in 2015 vs...
MW: European stocks narrow losses as oil swings higher
  26 Jan 19:09
European stocks slipped Tuesday, but came off their worst levels as oil prices clawed back above $30 a barrel...
DG: US pre-open: Icy atmosphere as oil prices slide again
  25 Jan 18:40
Despite a blizzard gripping the eastern seaboard, the US markets are expected to open as scheduled but lower as oil prices slide again...
FX: Euro Continues Slide Against US Dollar
  25 Jan 18:40
The euro has continued its slide against the US dollar over the weekend, and is now currently buying $1...
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