MILAN (Reuters) - World stocks tumbled and safe-haven assets soared on Tuesday after North Korea fired a missile over northern Japan, fuelling worries of fresh tension between Washington and Pyongyang.
At press time, the average price of bitcoin across global exchanges was $4,703.21, a figure that was up roughly 4% from a previous high of $4,522.13 set on August 18.
(Reuters) - The Dow fell more than 100 points at the open on Tuesday as North Korea's missile test over Japan prompted President Donald Trump to warn that "all options are on the table", triggering a flight to safety among investors.
U.K. house-price gains cooled in August after the economy slowed in the first half, Nationwide Building Society said.
LONDON (Reuters) - The euro jumped more than half a percent after breaking above a key level on Tuesday while the dollar fell to a two-year low against the Swiss franc after a North Korean missile test sapped investors’ leveraged demand for risky assets.
Next trading day's important events
- USDJPY: 108.71
- EURUSD: 1.2022
- S&P 500: 2436.36
- NASDAQ: 6262.33