Indian rupee hits record low amid inflation, credit downgrade

Currency weakened past 69 rupees to a dollar for the first time making it one of the worst performers in Asia this year.

28 Jun 2018 12:29

Care homes firm Sunrise to refund 'up-front fees' to residents

Sunrise Senior Living will pay more than £2m after the Competition and Markets Authority stepped in.

09 May 2018 10:59

White House criticises China for $3bn tariffs on US imports

Markets lurch as Beijing slaps imports on 128 US products, including pork, wine and aluminium.

02 Apr 2018 10:27

Kylie Jenner 'sooo over' Snapchat - and Wall Street panics

Shares in Snapchat's owner sink after the reality TV star tweets her criticism of the messaging app.

23 Feb 2018 05:30

Hotel booking sites probed by consumer watchdog

The Competition and Markets Authority fears consumers could be being mislead over the best deals.

27 Oct 2017 06:15



27 Dec 2015 12:35

The biggest market moving moments of 2015, from the Chinese currency devaluations to the commodities crisis

The resulting ripples hit currencies, equities and commodities across the world. "The decision by the People's Bank of China to move the yuan’s dollar peg was in response to dreadful Chinese trade data," says Jasper Lawler, market analyst at CMC Markets.

25 Dec 2015 12:03

Energy Companies Lead Emerging Stocks Higher as Ruble Rallies - Bloomberg

FE TrustnetEnergy Companies Lead Emerging Stocks Higher as Ruble RalliesBloombergEmerging-market stocks climbed as rebounding oil prices pushed energy companies to their biggest gain in seven weeks and investors grew more optimistic about the outlook for growth in the U.S. and China. A gauge of energy shares jumped 2.9 percent as ...Minimising risk in emerging market equity funds FE Trustnetall 43 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 12:03

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares at 2-1/2-wk high, crude oil rebounds

Australian shares ... futures rose 0.6 percent to $37.58. Both had added more than a dollar a barrel on Wednesday in thin trading, a day after Brent had touched its lowest level since July 2004. Japan's Nikkei rose 0.3 percent, after Japanese markets ...

25 Dec 2015 12:03

US Stocks Rise as Commodities Climb - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalUS Stocks Rise as Commodities ClimbWall Street JournalThe Russell 2000, the benchmark for small-company stocks, has fallen 4.3% in 2015. The S&P 500's materials sector, which includes shares of mining companies, rose 2.4%. For the month, those stocks have slipped 2.6%. The junk-bond market also rose. The ...US Stocks Rise as Commodities Climb--Update Nasdaqall 4 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 12:03

Asian Morning Briefing: US Stocks Rise as Commodities Climb - Wall Street Journal

Asian Morning Briefing: US Stocks Rise as Commodities ClimbWall Street JournalOil prices rallied after government data showed an unexpectedly large decline in U.S. stockpiles, sending U.S. stock markets higher as investors snapped up shares of energy companies. Government bonds pulled back as higher oil prices and rising stock ...

25 Dec 2015 12:03

ET Roundtable: Equities set to rise, but commodities a worry, say market experts

The commodity price collapse threw ... Consequently, share sell-off from oil assetowning countries can continue in the first quarter. In 2016, oil prices and equity markets will be positively co-related in India — which means if oil prices go up Indian ...

25 Dec 2015 12:03

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares hit 2-1/2-week high, crude rebounds

Recently battered crude oil futures ... Tokyo markets closed for Wed holiday * Dollar pulls further away from Fed hike-inspired highs * Wall Street marks third straight rise By Lisa Twaronite TOKYO, Dec 24 (Reuters) - An index of Asian shares climbed ...

25 Dec 2015 12:03

European Factors to Watch-European shares seen steady at open

Futures for Britain's FTSE 100 and France's CAC futures rose by between 0.1-0.2 percent, with most European markets having a half-day of trading for the Christmas holiday season. Asian shares climbed ... oil price gains > FOREX-Currencies subdued in ...

25 Dec 2015 12:03

China stock market outperforms S&P despite wild swings

The proliferation of exchange traded funds tracking Chinese A-shares made access even easier ... the FT looks at the highs and lows including currencies, emerging markets, bonds, equities and commodities Authorities also placed new limits on high-frequency ...

25 Dec 2015 12:03

Improving macros will fuel markets in 2016; rupee likely to remain top EM currency pick: Rahul Bajoria, Barclays

In a chat with ET Now, Rahul Bajoria, Regional Economist, Barclays, shares ... on commodity decline, it will take a while before it start seeping into a performance of corporate sector. We expect the next year to be generally more favourable for markets.

25 Dec 2015 12:03

GLOBAL MARKETS-Recovering oil prices lift European shares

Internationally traded Brent futures rose 30 cents ... European bond markets were closed. The euro was up 0.3 percent at $1.0943, while the dollar was down 0.3 percent against an index of rival currencies, having risen almost 9 percent this year.

25 Dec 2015 12:03

Asia stocks mixed; Shanghai leads losses - CNBC

CNBCAsia stocks mixed; Shanghai leads lossesCNBCBy doing so, trading in the Chinese forex market will overlap with European trading hours, which will boost Beijing's goal of internationalizing the currency. ... South Korean shares reversed gains after hitting a three-week high earlier in the session.and more »

25 Dec 2015 12:03

$A treading water in quiet Xmas Eve trade - Trading Room

$A treading water in quiet Xmas Eve tradeTrading RoomThe Australian dollar has "gone shopping" and is practically flat in illiquid, quiet trade on Christmas Eve. At 1700 AEDT on Thursday, the currency was trading at 72.56 US cents, up from 72.41 cents on Wednesday. ThinkForex senior markets analyst Matt ...and more »

25 Dec 2015 12:03

Improving macros will fuel markets in 2016; rupee likely to remain top EM ... - Economic Times

Improving macros will fuel markets in 2016; rupee likely to remain top EM ...Economic TimesRahul Bajoria: Even if commodity prices were to go up, it will not fundamentally change much for the Indian economy. This year, the government fiscalised most of the gains that came through from lower commodity prices. The transmission of that into ...and more »

25 Dec 2015 12:03