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European stocks keep power amid U.S.- China trade talks

European stocks keep power amid U.S.- China trade talks

European stocks surged Tuesday as a result of the reviving Chinese-American trade negotiations, that made investors be more riskier and bye stocks.


April 3, 2020
Europe Stocks Mixed as Recession Worries Mount
Europe Stocks Mixed as Recession Worries Mount

European stock markets fell on Friday as the number of companies signaling the dire consequences of the coronavirus epidemic increases, indicating...

Safe Assets in Demand, Dollar Remains Steady
Safe Assets in Demand, Dollar Remains Steady

Investors shifted towards safe harbor assets and namely to government bonds and greenback. Benchmark U.S. 10-year bonds declined in price to last...

April 2, 2020
Pound Reaches 3-Week High vs Euro, but Slips Versus Dollar
Pound Reaches 3-Week High vs Euro, but Slips Versus Dollar

The pound hit a three-week high against the euro, whereas reversed gains versus the dollar on Thursday. Still, demand for safe currencies such...

Energy Shares Boost European Stock Markets Ahead of Key Data
Energy Shares Boost European Stock Markets Ahead of Key Data

European stocks try to rebound on Thursday as hopes for a ceasefire in the price war between Russia and Saudi Arabia led the energy sector to...

April 1, 2020
RBA Minutes: Australia to Face Very Significant Contraction
RBA Minutes: Australia to Face Very Significant Contraction

The Central Bank of Australia was concerned over a potential economic activity shrinkage, announcing a quantitative easing program in the framework...

Dollar Rallies as Investors Turn to Safe Havens
Dollar Rallies as Investors Turn to Safe Havens

The U.S. Fed’s steps are bearing fruit and the greenback has gone up against the euro, but is still falling against the yen.

European Indexes Plunge Reversing Previous Session Gains
European Indexes Plunge Reversing Previous Session Gains

European and U.S. equity futures went sharply down on Wednesday in a shaky start for the new quarter after experts predicted a death toll in...

March 31, 2020
Turkey’s Central Bank Provides More Stimulus, Lira Rises
Turkey’s Central Bank Provides More Stimulus, Lira Rises

Turkey’s Central Bank announced a new package of incentive measures on March 31st, to ease adverse effects of the global ambiguity led by the...

Pound's Vulnerability Intensified by Strong Dollar
Pound's Vulnerability Intensified by Strong Dollar

The UK’s pound dropped slightly against the dollar on Tuesday as the greenback gained momentum due to its safe-haven characteristics amid the...

European Stocks in Green but Log Worst Quarter Since 2002
European Stocks in Green but Log Worst Quarter Since 2002

European stock markets reverse movement upwards on Tuesday after a severe selloff this month after official data indicated both factory and...

March 30, 2020
European Stock Markets Retreat as Infection Worries Escalate
European Stock Markets Retreat as Infection Worries Escalate

Major European indexes were down on Monday, being on track for another volatile week, as  concerns mounted that the economic impact of the...

Dollar, Yen Start to Take Off Due to Virus Cases Uptick
Dollar, Yen Start to Take Off Due to Virus Cases Uptick

The dollar index, measuring the greenback value against its 6 main rivals grew by 0.33 percent, to 98,69 at 1022 GMT, as investors turned again to...

March 27, 2020
Canada Slashes Interest Rate to 0.25%; Loonie Withers
Canada Slashes Interest Rate to 0.25%; Loonie Withers

The main bank of Canada cut its key benchmark by 50 bps to 0.25 percent in the framework of emergency meeting, on March 27th. The move was...

European Shares Slide as Global Virus Spread Intensifies
European Shares Slide as Global Virus Spread Intensifies

European stocks as well as U.S. futures sank on Friday on reports regarding the virus spread in the U.S., surpassing the number of cases,...

Dollar Makes U-Turn; Euro and Pound Drop, While Yen Jumps
Dollar Makes U-Turn; Euro and Pound Drop, While Yen Jumps

The dollar index extended the decrease for the 4th session in a row to trade a bit below 100 on Friday and was on way to post its strongest weekly...

March 26, 2020
Europe Stocks Retreat Halting Rally Ahead Bill Adoption
Europe Stocks Retreat Halting Rally Ahead Bill Adoption

A 2-day stocks recovery fizzled out through the European region on Thursday as the still rapidly infection spreading and worries of a deep...

Dollar Sinks Ahead of Unemployment Data, Stimulus Package
Dollar Sinks Ahead of Unemployment Data, Stimulus Package

The greenback declined versus the yen and the single currency on Thursday in run-up to the release of unemployment benefits data, which are...

March 25, 2020
European Stocks Slow Growth Pace, UK’s Shares Drop
European Stocks Slow Growth Pace, UK’s Shares Drop

European stocks advanced on Wednesday after a strong rally during the previous session. Investors are betting on unprecedented incentive measures...

Greenback Extends Declines Amid Infection Anxiety
Greenback Extends Declines Amid Infection Anxiety

The dollar slowed down and the growth in risky currencies also slackened on Wednesday amid looming concerns regarding an increase in the number of...

March 24, 2020
European Indexes Rise on Italy Virus Spread Decrease Data
European Indexes Rise on Italy Virus Spread Decrease Data

European stock markets surge on Tuesday due to preliminary signs of the coronavirus spread decrease in Italy, one of the worst-hit countries,...

U.S. Dollar in Red After Fed Reserve Stimulus Ambiguity
U.S. Dollar in Red After Fed Reserve Stimulus Ambiguity

The dollar fell on Tuesday after the Federal Reserve announcement of a massive asset purchase program  the previous day, easing thus the...

March 23, 2020
German Recession Inevitable, But Public Finances Will Cope
German Recession Inevitable, But Public Finances Will Cope

A deep recession in the eurozone’s biggest economy, in Germany, is likely to follow, taking into account the crisis due to the coronavirus,...

European Stocks Plunge Following Asian Peers
European Stocks Plunge Following Asian Peers

European stock markets opened with heavy losses on Monday, with the FTSE 100 tumbling the most as escalating concerns of a severe contraction in...

Dollar Slips to Euro and Yen, U.S. Stimulus Reaches Impasse
Dollar Slips to Euro and Yen, U.S. Stimulus Reaches Impasse

The dollar held its ground against most currencies on Monday, as a new downturn in stock markets accelerated investor cash outflows, but fell in...

March 20, 2020
European Stocks Trade Higher Following Asian Peers
European Stocks Trade Higher Following Asian Peers

European stocks extend gains on Friday as a wave of fiscal and monetary stimulus pushed investors to return to the stock markets after several days...

Dollar Decreases After California Says Stay at Home
Dollar Decreases After California Says Stay at Home

The U.S. dollar could register the maximum weekly gain since the Great Depression of 2008 due to the investors shift into cash amid the infection...

March 19, 2020
European Shares Mixed as ECB Stimulus Being Assessed
European Shares Mixed as ECB Stimulus Being Assessed

European equities across region try to rebound from nearly 7-year lows on Thursday, as another set of unprecedented stimulus moves by the ECB gave...

March 18, 2020
European Stock Markets Drop as Worldwide Panic Dominates
European Stock Markets Drop as Worldwide Panic Dominates

European indexes went down on Wednesday as worries over the continuing global infection spread outweighed stimulus moves, which are seen to to buoy...

Yen Breaks Down and Slips, as Dollar Continues its Rally
Yen Breaks Down and Slips, as Dollar Continues its Rally

The safe-haven currency, the Japanese yen grew sharply, but the dollar remained still strong against other currencies on Wednesday, as concerns...

March 17, 2020
Aussie at 17-Years Low, Pound Dips to 6-Month Bottom
Aussie at 17-Years Low, Pound Dips to 6-Month Bottom

The U.S. dollar’s rally gained momentum on Tuesday as cautious traders shifted towards the most liquid currency, while the Aussie slumped to...

European Stocks Mostly Down, Only Spain Index in Green Zone
European Stocks Mostly Down, Only Spain Index in Green Zone

European stocks mostly decline again on Tuesday after a sharp sell-off during the previous trading session caused by Covid-19 panic as its spread...

Dollar Recovers to Euro and Jumps Versus Yen
Dollar Recovers to Euro and Jumps Versus Yen

As one can see measures taken by the Central Banks of the U.S. and Japan haven’t inspired markets too much - the dollar was sharply falling...

March 16, 2020
BoE Ready to Take Additional Incentive Moves, Pound Slips
BoE Ready to Take Additional Incentive Moves, Pound Slips

The Bank of England and its new Governor, Andrew Bailey is ready to take more "prompt action" in order to combat the coronavirus impact...

European Indexes Fall on Back of Pandemic Concerns
European Indexes Fall on Back of Pandemic Concerns

European stocks fell on Monday amid the spread of coronavirus in Europe, as the emergency policies  easing on the part of leading central...

Fed Cuts Rate Again to 0%, Dollar Slides To Major Currencies
Fed Cuts Rate Again to 0%, Dollar Slides To Major Currencies

The Fed slashed interest rates surprisingly again, to almost zero percent, proceeding with purchasing bonds and implying other anti-crisis...

March 13, 2020
Europe Shares Recover After Pandemic-Driven Collapse
Europe Shares Recover After Pandemic-Driven Collapse

European stock markets are recovering the recent losses on Friday after a historical record decline the previous day, as signs of the imminent...

Dollar Slips to Most Currencies, While Surges to Yen
Dollar Slips to Most Currencies, While Surges to Yen

The dollar was stable during the Asian session on Friday, but began to drift ahead of European trading amid growing demand for safe-haven...

March 12, 2020
European Indexes Down After U.S. Entry Restrictions
European Indexes Down After U.S. Entry Restrictions

European stocks fell on Thursday to more than 3 year low after the United States imposed restrictions on entry from Europe in an attempt to stop...

Airline Industry in Tailspin After U.S. Travel Ban
Airline Industry in Tailspin After U.S. Travel Ban

Virus-affected European airline stocks tumbled by nearly 10 percent on Thursday after U.S. Leader announced about restrictions regarding travelling...

Dollar Slips as U.S. Leader’s Infection Response Disappoints
Dollar Slips as U.S. Leader’s Infection Response Disappoints

The greenback dropped on Thursday amid expectations of a further rate cut by the Federal Reserve after U.S. President plan, which had disappointed...

March 11, 2020
European Stock Markets Advance After Unexpected BoE Rate Cut
European Stock Markets Advance After Unexpected BoE Rate Cut

Major European stock indices are rising for the first time in 5 past sessions on average by 0.85-1.79 percent after the BOE decision to lower the...

BoE Slashes Rate by 50 bp to Fight Viral Impact
BoE Slashes Rate by 50 bp to Fight Viral Impact

The BoE unexpectedly lowered its key rate on Wednesday to shield the Britain’s economy amid disruptions caused by the coronavirus outbreak.


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