Japan Faces Possible Credit Downgrade

Standard & Poor’s and Fitch are warning Japan of possible credit rating downgrades, after an election humbling raised fears about the government’s commitment to... Mehr»

London Finance Report – July 9, 2010

The FTSE 100 rebounded on Wednesday after losses earlier in the week, breaking the 5000 mark. The index climbed on Thursday by over 1.8 percent to fifty – one zero … Mehr»

Market Report – Asia Down Amidst China IPO Push

In today’s market report… Asian stocks fell Wednesday as investors grew pessimistic after disappointing U.S. services sector data provided the latest evidence of a global... Mehr»

Market Report – Asia Up Despite U.S. Jobs Report

In today’s market report… Asian markets were up on Monday, shrugging off the poor US jobs numbers but showing only meager appetite for increased risk. Investors bought... Mehr»

Market Report – Asian Stocks Sink on Euro Woes

In today’s market report… Asian stocks fell and ended the second quarter with their worst performance since the collapse of Lehman Brothers as investors got out of shares and... Mehr»

Market Report – Asian Shares Ignore G20 Meeting

In today’s market report… Asian shares took little heart from a weekend meeting of G20 leaders, with Japanese stocks leading a number of regional benchmarks lower. Market... Mehr»

Market Report – Asian Shares Dip Along with Yuan Excitement

In today’s market report… Asian shares eased from highs on Tuesday, as excitement about China’s ending its yuan currency peg waned. China’s central bank raised the... Mehr»

Market Report – China IPO Eyed

In today’s market report… gains by regional share markets stalled Thursday, with a variety of factors as well as profit-taking weighing on investors. Agricultural Bank of... Mehr»

Market Report – Asia Shakes off Greece Downgrade

In today’s market report… most Asian share markets shook off worries about European debt on Tuesday, following the downgrade of Greece’s rating to junk status.... Mehr»

Market Report – Nikkei Rebounds

In today’s Market Report: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei rebounded from a 6-month low. That brought renewed hope for a global economic recovery despite ongoing concerns over the... Mehr»

Market Report – E.U. Woes Hurt Stocks

In today’s market report… concerns about Europe’s debt crises continued to weigh on Asian investors, despite earlier gains on Wall Street. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei... Mehr»

Market Report – U.S. Data Hurts Yen

In today’s market report… a disappointing U.S. jobs report hurt Asian stocks Monday – spooking investors already wary of a strengthening yen. The benchmark Nikkei average... Mehr»

Market Report – Asia Shares Up on U.S. Recovery

In today’s market report… Asian shares posted solid gains Thursday following a rally on Wall Street. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei average climbed to a 2-week high. South... Mehr»

Market Report – Asia & Europe Down

In today’s market report… Asian share markets and the euro were down Tuesday, as regional investors continued to pare risk after one of the worst trading months since the... Mehr»

Market Report – Asia Gains Continue

Asian markets gained on Thursday for the third straight day. Australian shares closed their highest in a week. And the Aussie dollar rose after employment figures surged past... Mehr»