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Asian, European and US stocks fell on Thursday as weak German, French, and South Korean data offset earnings beats by Microsoft and Facebook.
Stock markets are setting records but profits, tax cuts, cheap debt, buybacks and the Fed’s patience won’t last
Stock markets hit record highs but profits, tax cuts, buybacks won't last
Better-than-expected earnings unleashed a wave of optimism in the US, sending the S&P 500 to its "third big high." Asia and Europe weren't as upbeat.
Oil prices soar after Trump tightens his squeeze on Iran, while Tehran threatens to close one of the world’s most important shipping lanes in re...
Oil prices hit a six-month high after the White House decided not to renew waivers due to expire in May for Iranian crude buyers.
Weak manufacturing data and lower growth forecasts are signalling major weakness in Germany.
Global stock markets were broadly higher Wednesday after China released positive GDP, industrial, retail and investment data.
Asian and European stocks and US futures fell on Thursday after central banks stoked growth fears and Theresa May agreed a six-month delay to Brexit.
German manufacturing just slumped to the lowest level since the financial crisis — and it’s a major warning sign for the global economy
German PMI data slumped to its lowest levels since the financial crisis showcasing the growing problems at the heart of the country's economy.
A data point seen as the bellweather for global trade just tanked — and ‘the floor is not yet in sight’
South Korea's 20-day exports, seen as a canary in the coal mine for the global economy, dropped 5%. Exports to China and Japan fell by more than 10%.
UBS CEO Sergio Ermotti blamed a terrible market backdrop for lower investment banking and global wealth management revenues in the first quarter.